WWI covered live on Twitter: "Jan 24 1918 An officer inspects a calvary damaged by shell fire at Ste. Catherine, near Arras https://t.co/s6UcnC6eu4… https://t.co/D7JWXzwo8n"

WWI covered live on Twitter: "Jan 24 1918 An officer inspects a calvary damaged by shell fire at Ste. Catherine, near Arras https://t.co/s6UcnC6eu4… https://t.co/D7JWXzwo8n"

THE BRITISH ARMY ON THE WESTERN FRONT, 1914-1918

Q Soldiers removing the carved figure of Christ from a large crucifix in the ruined church at Metz-en-Couture 2 January

Jun 30 1917 Ruined calvary and church at Ablainzeville http://www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/205322838 …

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Jun 30 1917 Ruined calvary and church at Ablainzeville http://www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/205322838 …

26May1915 German scout comes across wounded soldier who had died after crawling for last drink http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn86090528/1915-05-26/ed-1/seq-1/#date1=5%2F26%2F1915&index=12&rows=20&sequence=1&date2=5%2F26%2F1915&words=&dateFilterType=range&page=4 …

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26May1915 German scout comes across wounded soldier who had died after crawling for last drink http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn86090528/1915-05-26/ed-1/seq-1/#date1=5%2F26%2F1915&index=12&rows=20&sequence=1&date2=5%2F26%2F1915&words=&dateFilterType=range&page=4 …

The ‘Christ of the Trenches’ carried by Portuguese soldiers into the trenches with them during the Battle of the Lys.

scrapironflotilla: “The ‘Christ of the Trenches’ carried by Portuguese soldiers into the trenches with them during the Battle of the Lys.

Pike Grey 1914-1918 on Twitter: "1915: Two mounted Austro-Hungarian messengers rest next to a wayside shrine in a hollow tree. Location unknown. #PikeGrey #WW1 #FWW #WWI… https://t.co/2Ug2YJxc5p"

Pike Grey 1914-1918 on Twitter: "1915: Two mounted Austro-Hungarian messengers rest next to a wayside shrine in a hollow tree. Location unknown. #PikeGrey #WW1 #FWW #WWI… https://t.co/2Ug2YJxc5p"

TheTattooedHistorian on Twitter: "Crucifix remains in this bombed out church in Vaux, France in 1918. #WWI #USArmy #Faith #WesternFront https://t.co/1DruUgK4Gk"

TheTattooedHistorian on Twitter: "Crucifix remains in this bombed out church in Vaux, France in 1918. #WWI #USArmy #Faith #WesternFront https://t.co/1DruUgK4Gk"

Jeff Gusky on Twitter: "A bullet-ridden #crucifix near High Wood on the Somme, intended to bless a farmer's field before #WWI. http://t.co/WHUvLiWSn9"

Jeff Gusky on

Jeff Gusky on Twitter: "A bullet-ridden #crucifix near High Wood on the Somme, intended to bless a farmer's field before #WWI. http://t.co/WHUvLiWSn9"

Marc on Twitter: ""Amid the appalling devastation and bodies of dead soldiers, a crucifix stands tall – miraculously preserved from the shell fire" #WWI https://t.co/filwcR4KKu"

Amid the appalling devastation and bodies of dead soldiers a crucifix stands tall miraculously preserved from the shell fire. The powerful image was captured after a bloody skirmish in From the album of Walter Kleinfeldt.

WWI covered live on Twitter: "Head of Christ in wood of the church of Chavonne Aug 12 1917 Tete de Christ en bois de l'eglise de Chavonne https://t.co/6FoAlGj6HD https://t.co/trFP8qEKZC"

WWI covered live on

WWI covered live on Twitter: "Head of Christ in wood of the church of Chavonne Aug 12 1917 Tete de Christ en bois de l'eglise de Chavonne https://t.co/6FoAlGj6HD https://t.co/trFP8qEKZC"

WWI covered live on Twitter: "UK soldier lifting damaged figure of Christ from ruined calvary at Le Barque, NW of Butte de Warlecourt Mar 21 1917 https://t.co/bO1jPMqUkH https://t.co/8Pcs5Ntacg"

WWI, 21 March British soldier lifting damaged christ figure from ruined calvary at Le Barque, n-w of the Butte de Warlecourt. ©IWM Q 3874

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