39 Once You See These Rare Historical Photos taken Between 1914 – 1915, You’ll Never Forget part 2

A French soldier fires over the body of a dead comrade, August 1914

A French soldier fires over the body of a dead comrade, August 1914.

A lone British soldier stands up to his knees in spent shell cases

A lone British soldier stands up to his knees in spent shell cases. France, WWI. 1914-1918.

A Russian adjustable mobile shield that could protect against small arms fire and shrapnel captured

A Russian adjustable mobile shield that could protect against small arms fire and shrapnel captured by the Germans, 1914.

A young Hitler cheers the start of World War One, August 1914

A young Hitler cheers the start of World War One, August 1914.

Belgian Carabiniers with their advanced head gear and war dogs walking towards battle 1914

Belgian Carabiniers with their advanced head gear and war dogs walking towards battle 1914

Bringing a rifle to a sword fight. A french soldier uses his Berthier rifle in a fencing fuel against a gendarme. ca 1914.

Bringing a rifle to a sword fight. A french soldier uses his Berthier rifle in a fencing fuel against a gendarme. ca 1914.

Colorado National Guard training a machinegun on striking miners, Ludlow, Co., April 1914

Colorado National Guard training a machinegun on striking miners, Ludlow, Co., April 1914.

Elin Wagner standing next to roughly 350,000 signatures

Elin Wagner standing next to roughly 350,000 signatures demanding women get the right to vote. Sweden 1914.

Eruption of Mt. Sakurajima, Japan 1914

Eruption of Mt. Sakurajima, Japan 1914.

Gavrilo Princip gets detained immediately after shooting Archduke Franz Ferdinand

Gavrilo Princip gets detained immediately after shooting Archduke Franz Ferdinand in Sarejevo 24 June 1914.

George Hunt with megaphone, Edward S. Curtis, and actors filming

George Hunt with megaphone, Edward S. Curtis, and actors filming In The Land of the Head Hunters, 1914.

German field bakery near Ypres, Belgium, 1914

German field bakery near Ypres, Belgium, 1914.

Kotsuis and Hohhug, Nakoaktok Nakoaktok men in ceremonial dress

Kotsuis and Hohhug, Nakoaktok Nakoaktok men in ceremonial dress, with long beaks, crouching on their haunches c. 1914.

Maharaja Bhupendar Singh of Patiala inspects trenches in Belgium during

Maharaja Bhupendar Singh of Patiala inspects trenches in Belgium during World War 1, 1914

Photo of 'Endurance' lit by flares at night. Photo by Frank Hurley during Ernest Shackleton's Imperial

Photo of ‘Endurance’ lit by flares at night. Photo by Frank Hurley during Ernest Shackleton’s Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1914.

Russian infantry take cover during their battle against the Austro-Hungarian army

Russian infantry take cover during their battle against the Austro-Hungarian army, at the beginning of World War I in August 1914.

The Ludlow Massacre. Women look over the remains of the tent camp at Ludlow,

The Ludlow Massacre. Women look over the remains of the tent camp at Ludlow, Colorado after the National Guard assaulted it, killing 19-25 protesting Union Miners and their families, Spring 1914.

The return of the Mona Lisa to the Louvre, January 1914 after being stolen for 3 years.

The return of the Mona Lisa to the Louvre, January 1914 after being stolen for 3 years.

The SS Ancon, the first Ship to pass through the Panama Canal on August 15, 1914

The SS Ancon, the first Ship to pass through the Panama Canal on August 15, 1914.

Two female bag fillers use two short poles to assist a female coke heaver as she hoists a large sack of coke onto her back. The South Metropolitan Gas Works, Old Kent Road, London

Two female bag fillers use two short poles to assist a female coke heaver as she hoists a large sack of coke onto her back. The South Metropolitan Gas Works, Old Kent Road, London.

Mahatma Gandhi and Freedom Fighter Rabindranath Tagore at Shantiniketan

 Mahatma Gandhi and Freedom Fighter Rabindranath Tagore at Shantiniketan 6 march 1915.

A deep sea diver is captured mid-jump. The cover of Scientific American

A deep sea diver is captured mid-jump. The cover of Scientific American Supplement on 23 October 1915.

A workman drinking his morning coffee above the Strand in London, 1915

A workman drinking his morning coffee above the Strand in London, 1915.

Alexander Herld,Truppenübungsplatz military training ground, Elsenborn, Germany, March 22, 1915

Alexander Herld,Truppenübungsplatz military training ground, Elsenborn, Germany, 22  March 1915.

American children saluting during the Pledge of Allegiance to the U.S. flag in 1915

American children saluting during the Pledge of Allegiance to the U.S. flag in 1915.

Anti-German riots in London after the sinking of the Lusitania 1915

Anti-German riots in London after the sinking of the Lusitania 1915.

ANZAC Beach 7 days after landing May 1915

ANZAC Beach 7 days after landing May 1915.

Austro-Hungarian Troops Scaling a Cliff in the Dolomites, 1915

Austro-Hungarian Troops Scaling a Cliff in the Dolomites, 1915

Demolition of the Arch of the Rising Sun, constructed for the San Francisco World's Fair, 1915.

Cossacks of the russian army, 1915

Demolition of the Arch of the Rising Sun, constructed for the San Francisco

Demolition of the Arch of the Rising Sun, constructed for the San Francisco World’s Fair, 1915.

Elmer Fanter, the “Boy Murderer,” standing behind jail cell bars, March 2, 1915.

Elmer Fanter, the “Boy Murderer,” standing behind jail cell bars, March 2, 1915.

German Tabue monoplane (WW1, Captured on display in Paris 1915

German Tabue monoplane WW1, Captured on display in Paris 1915.

Jesus Christ in the Trenches at Neuve Chappelle Taken after the Battle of Neuve Chappelle
Jesus Christ in the Trenches at Neuve Chappelle Taken after the Battle of Neuve Chappelle in March 1915.
Ruins of Cloth Hall in Ypres, 1915

Ruins of Cloth Hall in Ypres, 1915.

SM UC-5 German Type UC I minelayer submarine captured on 27 April 1916

SM UC-5 German Type UC I minelayer submarine captured on 27 April 1916 and sent to NYC for a bond tour. She was split up into pieces and moved by horse to Central Park.

Soldiers pay tribute to 8 million horses who died during the First World War 1915

Soldiers pay tribute to 8 million horses who died during the First World War 1915.

Some of the sixty-six coffins of RMS Lusitania victims buried in one of the huge graves at the churchyard

Some of the sixty-six coffins of RMS Lusitania victims buried in one of the huge graves at the churchyard in Queenstown Cobh  Ireland, 1915.

The crew of a German UC-I class minelaying U-boat stands on deck, circa 1915

The crew of a German UC-I class minelaying U-boat stands on deck, circa 1915

William Beech with his Periscope rifle during the Gallipoli campaign, May 1915

William Beech with his Periscope rifle during the Gallipoli campaign, May 1915.

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