Category: artillery

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)

French gunners firing a 155 mm artillery gun near Vrely, August 1916.

French 47 mm anti-aircraft guns in action at Villers-Bretonneux, 11 November 1916.

220mm heavy mortars at the equipment repair park of northern group of French armies at La Neuville-Sire-Bernard, 29 July 1916.

A French 155 mm Schneider heavy artillery gun on the road from La Faloise to Epagny, 3 April 1918.

French gunners loading a 400 mm howitzer on railway mounting at Sommesous, 2 May 1918.