WWI covered live on Twitter: "Jan, 29 1916 Illustrated London News - What a Machine-Gunner Sees When Taking Aim https://t.co/11cZaR8eoz @Nordhues https://t.co/JnTqRs4dPg"
Two British machine gunners near Ovillers during the Battle of the Somme, northern France, during the First World War. They are using a Vickers Gun and wearing their gas helmets.
Julian Nordhues on Twitter: ""Am Maschinengewehr in Erwartung eines Gasangriffs.", Berliner Illustrirte Zeitung, 14.1.1917 https://t.co/FZZo6ISyLH"
July 1916 - Verdun: Last-Ditch German Attack Fails to Capture Fort Souville Pictured - A French machine-gun crew in action during the Battle of Verdun. All that stood between the Crown Prince’s.
WWI covered live on Twitter: "Nov 13 1915 Illustrated London News - Fighting a German Albatross With an Automatic Gun https://t.co/f5rG9RnD1f #ww1 https://t.co/3kftG75nDh"