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Close-up of a large German gun turret in a circular concrete enclosure with two men standing next to it for scale

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Title:
Close-up of a large German gun turret in a circular concrete enclosure with two men standing next to it for scale
Description:
From Letters and Photographs from the Battle Country, typescript narrative by Margaret Hall Photograph between pages 225 and 226; Sequence number 359a Caption below photograph: "Moeve: Biggest German gun left in Belgium-- Used to fire on Dunkirk. German attempt to explode gun failed."
Photographer:
Margaret Hall, 1876-1963
Format:
Photographs
Location:
Massachusetts Historical Society
Collection (local):
Massachusetts Historical Society Collection
Subjects:
World War, 1914-1918
Weapons
Soldiers
Places:
BelgiumFlanders (region)West Flanders (province)De Moeren
Extent:
8.1 cm x 13.1 cm
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
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Notes (date):
23 August 1918-19 August 1919
Language:
English
Identifier:
nuview_3018