I like to let my mind and heart wander freely, scaling heights through the endless skies, or plunging into the depths of some issue. It is here that I feel at home, when my soul, conscience and inner self can flutter around without any hindrance or fear, free from all judging eyes. Just as a butterfly comes in a variety of brilliant hues, I, too, have different shades to my personality. I wish to explore, introspect and ultimately, imbibe and spread only the positive colours to my…
On Remembrance Sunday, the last Tommy makes a moving plea to honour soldiers before it's too late
We were the PBI. That's what we called ourselves. The poor bloody infantry. We didn't know whether we'd be dead or alive the next day, the next hour or the next minute. We weren't heroes. We didn't want to be there. We were scared. We all were, all the time. And any man who tells you he wasn't is a damn liar
The 'Pompeii' of the Western Front: Archaeologists find the bodies of 21 tragic World War One German soldiers in perfectly preserved trenches where they were buried alive by an Allied shell
The men were part of a larger group of 34 who were killed when a huge Allied shell exploded above the tunnel in the Alsace region of eastern France in 1918, causing it to cave in.
Austrian-Hungarian soldier, 1918 - Rare Historical Photos
It looks like a thousand yard stare, it’s like there’s nothing there. The rank insignia indicates that he is Austrian-Hungarian soldier, not German, he’s a Lance corporal. In case you’re…
Ford Model T Field Ambulance 1916 canvas on wood frame model used extensively by the British & French as well as the American Expeditionary Force in World War One. Top speed 45mph from a 4 cylinder water cooled engine.