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In a Gas-Stricken Area: A Sketch from a Soldier at the Front

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.4/. .:I r ”l , rS , JI ýKl ·-4 I” -4 ·ic -8! r° ý:;r. 4 U.. +” , r )f1 /’r TAKING3 SUPPLIES TO THE MEN IN THE FOREMOST TRENCHES THROUGH A ZONE RENDERED “UNlHEALTHY. NY ENEMY GAS: MASKED BRITISH SOLDIERS ON DALNGEROUS DUTY.


Describing this drawing, sent by him from the front, the soldier-artist writes: “The sketch shows taking up supplies to a gas-stricken area. The supplies-food, ammuunition, spare clothing, and other things required by the men in the foremost trenches-are


brought up at night. It was a watery, grey, woonihght night when I saw the scene, weird and wonderful.” “Weid and wonderful is a. very wrect description: to that the drawing is eloquent witness- -Daariwg Copyrighnd i. Io United SdIn and Canaa.i



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Issue 4005. - Vol CXLVIII

Jan, 22 1916

Illustrated London News