Online Collection

The Online Collection showcases a selection of our objects for you to discover and explore. This resource will grow as the Museum's Collection is catalogued and computerised, and as new acquisitions are added.

The aftermath of battle, 1918

Photograph, World War One (1914-1918), Western Front, 1918.

British soldiers shelter in a makeshift dugout. The corpse of a German infantryman lies outside. 1918 was the most costly year of warfare on the Western Front. The German Spring Offensive and the Allied counter-attacks that followed it cost each side over a million men.

From an album of 24 official photographs.

NAM Accession Number

NAM. 1995-03-88-18


National Army Museum, Out of Copyright


National Army Museum, Study collection

Object URL