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Oct 2 1918 “Battle of St. Quentin Canal. Brigadier-General John Vaughan Campbell VC addressing men of the 137th Brigade (46th Division) on the Riqueval Bridge over the St. Quentin Canal”

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Paul Reed

Brigadier-General John Vaughan Campbel

Colorized by Sandro Etneo

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Dec 2 1918 

IWM (Q 9743) “King George V and his party crossing Riqueval Bridge which Captain Arthur Humphrey Charlton of the North Staffordshire Regiment, 1/6th Battalion, had preserved from destruction on 29 September 1918. Photograph taken on” December 2 1918 by McLellan, David (Second Lieutenant) (Photographer)

Production date: 1918-12-02