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One of two photographs from a set produced by Fotograf Hoffmann depicting barrack life for men of Landsturm Infanterie Ersatz Bataillon des XII Armeekorps.  At the outbreak of the war the initial role of the Landsturm units was securing the borders on the Eastern front, but as the war progressed they took on the task of securing the lines of communication in the Etappe, freeing Landwehr units from this task.

One of two photographs from a set produced by Fotograf Hoffmann depicting barrack life for men of Landsturm Infanterie Ersatz Bataillon des XII Armeekorps. At the outbreak of the war the initial role of the Landsturm units was securing the borders on the Eastern front, but as the war progressed they took on the task of securing the lines of communication in the Etappe, freeing Landwehr units from this task.

Russian prisoners of war play a game of cards on the Eastern Front during World War I, circa 1915

Russian prisoners of war play a game of cards on the Eastern Front during World War I, circa 1915

Germans in their well protected trenches on the Belgian frontier showing the men in the act of aiming at their enemy. Underwood and Underwood., 1917 - 1919

Germans in their well protected trenches on the Belgian frontier showing the men in the act of aiming at their enemy. Underwood and Underwood., 1917 - 1919

MINISTRY INFORMATION FIRST WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION (Q 19312)   Surrender of the German Fleet. German crew mustered on deck of Submarine, Harwich. WW I

MINISTRY INFORMATION FIRST WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION (Q 19312) Surrender of the German Fleet. German crew mustered on deck of Submarine, Harwich. WW I

BRITISH SHIPS FIRST WORLD WAR (SP 542)   HMS LIVERPOOL at Brindisi, 1917.

BRITISH SHIPS FIRST WORLD WAR (SP 542) HMS LIVERPOOL at Brindisi, 1917.

Inspecting Japanese Seaplanes Allied Forces liberated Penang at the end of August. Jap surrender party signed off the war aboard HMS Nelson lying off Georgetown.  Lt. J. BLEASE, RN, of Johnshaven, Montrose, Scotland and SLt. (A) I. MACGREGOR, RNVR, of South Queensberry, Scotland, examine plans of Jap seaplane.  SPU/792 Sept '45 - INTERSERVICES PUBLIC RELATIONS DIRECTORATE (INDIA)

Inspecting Japanese Seaplanes Allied Forces liberated Penang at the end of August. Jap surrender party signed off the war aboard HMS Nelson lying off Georgetown. Lt. J. BLEASE, RN, of Johnshaven, Montrose, Scotland and SLt. (A) I. MACGREGOR, RNVR, of South Queensberry, Scotland, examine plans of Jap seaplane. SPU/792 Sept '45 - INTERSERVICES PUBLIC RELATIONS DIRECTORATE (INDIA)

Two Seater  The landing seems good but there is more than meets the initial viewing. The machine gun has a long belt of expended ammunition. The Germans on the back side of the plane look down toward the ground where at least one of the crew no doubt lies.( picture original caption)

Two Seater The landing seems good but there is more than meets the initial viewing. The machine gun has a long belt of expended ammunition. The Germans on the back side of the plane look down toward the ground where at least one of the crew no doubt lies.( picture original caption)

Men of the German  2nd Guard Reserve Division, Tournai (Belgium) 1916 by drakegoodman, via Flickr Taken inside a crowded Tournai studio, five soldiers, representing vom links Reserve-Infanterie-Regiment 15, unknown, R.I.R. 55, R.I.R. 55 and R.I.R. 77.WW I

Men of the German 2nd Guard Reserve Division, Tournai (Belgium) 1916 by drakegoodman, via Flickr Taken inside a crowded Tournai studio, five soldiers, representing vom links Reserve-Infanterie-Regiment 15, unknown, R.I.R. 55, R.I.R. 55 and R.I.R. 77.WW I

MINISTRY INFORMATION FIRST WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION (Q 13531)   Greek officers on the Quay, Salonika.

MINISTRY INFORMATION FIRST WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION (Q 13531) Greek officers on the Quay, Salonika.

10cm M.14 Feldhaubitze  Austria-Hungary's main field/mountain gun from WW1, served in both world wars

10cm M.14 Feldhaubitze Austria-Hungary's main field/mountain gun from WW1, served in both world wars

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