Tuesday, July 8, 2014


A card from Heinz in 1916 showing the battalion away from the trenches but close enough they are not billeted in buildings. A quiet enough area for them to be out waiting for a shave.

Wednesday, June 25, 2014


A German motor driver with a fitting studio backdrop of a winding road.

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

American Sergeant

A well worn picture of an American sergeant taken in a studio somewhere in Europe.

Friday, June 20, 2014

Royal Field Artillery

This studio portrait of an artilleryman is by Findlow & Company of High Wycombe. He has on his spurs so he was probably a driver.

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Monday, June 16, 2014

Out by the Wood Shed

Upfront is a musician with a Wagner tuba. In the background is somebody's laundry hanging on the fence.