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WW1. The surprising thing to me is not the number of men who understandably broke down in this hell-hole, but the number who did not.

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20 Scary Real Photos

The severe effects of shellshock, what we now know as PTSD, on a WWI soldier

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Shaped by War: Photographs by Don McCullin

Don McCullin is one of the greatest war photographers. This is just one of many, many of his images. They are stunning. http://www.guardian.co.uk/culture/2010/may/22/don-mccullin-southern-frontiers-interview http://www.nytimes.com/1997/10/30/style/30iht-don.t.html?pagewanted=all

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The Forgotten Female Shell-Shock Victims of World War I

The Forgotten Female Shell-Shock Victims of World War I — Studies about the mental-health impact of the war have focused almost exclusively on men, to the detriment of the women who suffered on the front lines and the home front. | The Atlantic

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CO2 mon amour par Denis Cheissoux

Guerre de 14-18. "A un moment donné, le seul moyen de communication qu'ils (les vétérans) aient, c'est les larmes. Ils ne peuvent plus raconter". Maire de Craonne, Noël Genteur dans "CO2 Mon Amour" du 08/11/14 ("Le chemin des dames, vu par le maire de Craonne, maraîcher bio"). WWI image. Sources ? Clic 2X pour écouter.

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A shell-shocked British soldier captured by the Germans during WW1, Shell shock was a common cause of crippling injury, usually without any physical trauma. Shell-shocked troops suffered from the effect of blast on the central nervous system experiencing severe disorientation, deafness, emetic syndrome, trembling, and often inability to stand.

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Disturbing Pathe footage from World War One reveals devastating effects of shell shock on soldiers as they were treated in pioneering Devon hospital

At Seale Hayne hospital in Newton Abbott, a doctor called Arthur Hurst, an army major, believed he could cure every shell shock victim.

In their own words: The unpublished photos and letters from the frontline on the 90th anniversary of the Armistice

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Epitonium_commutata_Gyroscala lamellosa (Lamarck, J.B.P.A. de, 1822) Lamellose/Perplexed/Banded Wentletrap Shell size 9 - 40 mm Worldwide Warm Oceans (except E Pacific

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