Preparation for occupying poorly draining, muddy trenches during late Autumn.
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|Title||Preparation for occupying poorly draining, muddy trenches during late Autumn.|
|Notes||Men unwinding and removing their puttees and putting on rubber waders to prevent frostbite. Soldiers are 46th Canadian Infantry, near Pozieres.|
|Item Date||8th November 1916|
|Creation place||Pozieres, France (Google Maps)|
|Item medium||VHS copy of original film|
|Keywords||Western Front, Allied Forces|
|Collection ID||The Battle of the Ancre and the Advance of the Tanks, Part 1, Caption 14|
|Repository name||Imperial War Museum Film and Video Archive|
|Repository address||Imperial War Museum|
|Copyright||The Imperial War Museum|
|Digital repository||The First World War Poetry Digital Archive|