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Shell Shock

from eBaum's World

20 Scary Real Photos

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

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from France Inter

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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from the Guardian

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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A captured soldier suffering from Shell Shock, The Somme, 1916

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from The Atlantic

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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A shell-shocked British soldier captured by the Germans, 1918 (IWM)

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Shell shock...they never forget what happen during war time.

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from Mail Online

In their own words: The unpublished photos and letters from the frontline on the 90th anniversary of the Armistice

A British soldier brings back a wounded German prisoner at the Somme

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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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