World War I in Photos: Introduction - The Atlantic 30 A stretcher bearer patrol painfully makes its way through knee-deep mud near Bol Singhe during the British advance in Flanders, on August (AP Photo) #
Battle of the Scarpe. Capture of the Greenland Hill by the Division. Two stretcher bearers take advantage of a lull to sleep a little. Stretcher-bearers of the Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders asleep. Near Roeux, 29 August 1918
Highland Territorials in a trench [La Gorgue, France], August I know these soldiers would have been very proud of their uniform, but a kilt just doesn’t seem like the most practical uniform to wear in a trench.