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Following the assault of the July 17th 1917. Some men of the Duval trench, one of the many trenches of the Côte 304 are watching their comrades progressing in the no man’s land.

A different view of the officers observing the second wave of assault. Only Lieutenants and sometimes captains were directly embeded in units during the assault phases.

France ; Haut-Rhin ; Hirtzbach Nom de l'édifice Nom de l'objet Légende Poste d'observation, entrée de boyau. Devant l'entrée, panneau indiquant : boyau Cezard - Largitzen Photographe Castelnau, Paul ; Opérateur CA (code armée, photographe) Date prise vue 1917.06.16

Common scene in a German trench after our men had been over | Flickr - Photo Sharing!