Category: artillery

The 112th Howitzer Battery of the Australian Field Artillery in action in a wheat field at Villers-Bretonneux in the morning of the Battle of Amiens, 8 August 1918.

Nov 27 1917 

Captured guns in Udine

Titel

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Erbeutete Geschütze am Bahnhof in Udine 27.11.17.
Körperschaft

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K.u.k. Kriegspressequartier, Lichtbildstelle – Wien 
Schlagworte

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Erster Weltkrieg, Europeana Collections 1914 – 1918, Kriegsvermessung Abt. 5.
Digitale Sammlung

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Kriegspressequartier Alben 1914 – 1918 
Inventarnummer

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WK1/ALB076/22334
Bildnachweis: ÖNB

Men of the 4th Brigade Australian Field Artillery eating a meal beside their camouflaged 18 pounder gun, in an open field near Clery, 2 September 1918.

IWM (Q 78089) “French gunners attempting to drag a Filloux 155 mm heavy artillery gun up a slope near St. Cucufa (Seine-et-Oise)“ November 15 1916.

Production date: 1916-11-15

IWM (Q 78926) “French gunners attempting to drag a Filloux 155 mm heavy artillery gun up a slope near St. Cucufa (Seine-et-Oise)

Titel: 42 cm Häubitze in Stellung 19.10.17.
Körperschaft: K.u.k. Kriegspressequartier, Lichtbildstelle – Wien

 
Schlagworte: Erster Weltkrieg, Europeana Collections 1914 – 1918, Kriegsvermessung Abt. 5.
Digitale Sammlung: Kriegspressequartier Alben 1914 – 1918
 
Inventarnummer: WK1/ALB075/21611
Bildnachweis: ÖNB

Titel: 24 cm Kanone 18.10.17.
Körperschaft: K.u.k. Kriegspressequartier, Lichtbildstelle – Wien
Schlagworte: Erster Weltkrieg, Europeana Collections 1914 – 1918, Kriegsvermessung Abt. 5.
Digitale Sammlung: Kriegspressequartier Alben 1914 – 1918
Inventarnummer: WK1/ALB075/21608
Bildnachweis: ÖNB

 

The Skoda Works in Pilsen during the First World War.

Austro-Hungarian troops testing newly produced field guns and howitzers at a trial ground of the Skoda Works in Pilsen.

A British artillery barrage raising dust in the ruins of a town, September 1917.

IWM (Q 7246) “12 inch howitzer on railway mounting of the 104th Siege Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery in the ruins of Ypres” August 27 1917

by Brooke, John Warwick (Lieutenant) (Photographer)

IWM (Q 7807) “Battles of Ypres. A 12inch howitzer of the 104th Siege Battery in Ypres. August 27 1917 by Brooke, John Warwick (Lieutenant) (Photographer)