Mark I tanks, 15 September 1916
Photograph, World War One, Western Front (1914-1918), 1916.
Four Mark I tanks fill up with petrol in Chimpanzee Valley prior to going into action against the heavily fortified village of Flers-Courcellette on the Somme.
From a collection of 550 photographs, compiled by Lord Henry Seymour Rawlinson while Commander in Chief in India, 1916 (c)-1919.
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