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Photos show faces of First World War soldiers on the eve of battle

For much of the First World War, the small French village of Vignacourt was always behind the front lines ¿ as a staging point, casualty clearing station and recreation area for troops of all nationalities moving up to and then back from the battlefields on the Somme.

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Photos show faces of First World War soldiers on the eve of battle

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Photos show faces of First World War soldiers on the eve of battle

The never-before-seen images of Western Front troops were uncovered almost a century after they were taken having lay hidden in an attic in a farm house in Vignacourt, northern France.

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It's a girl's life in the Army! Portraits from the Afghan frontline show how female troops are winning hearts and minds in Afghanistan

Captain Alice Homer is an officer with the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers. She has just spent six months running a small section of soldiers in Camp Bastion

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Soldiers of the BEF being evacuated from the beaches of Dunkirk. Although the vast majority of the 330 thousand were lifted by the Royal Navy, a flotilla of small privately owned boats were there to help, adding to the legend.

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All Europe admired the ability of the Scots in the bloody business of war. Soldiers of fortune were one of Scotland’s first exports

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Kiwi war veteran's ANZAC tattoo is a social media hit around the globe

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