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66e.C26 [Moreuil] July 23, 1918
66e.C26 [Moreuil] July 23, 1918
Oblique angle photo looking south. Covers an area from square C26 to I2 on the corresponding WWI map sheet 66e. Annotations on recto: "Moreuil" and map reference "Road in 66e.C.26" printed in white with arrows pointing to their locations. WWI Aerial Photograph Collection: Box 3, Envelope 79.
[British Tanks Behind the Arras-Bapaume Railway] 1917
[British Tanks Behind the Arras-Bapaume Railway] 1917
Exact location is unknown but verso annotation indicates it should be somewhere on either WWI map sheet 51b or 57c. Annotations on recto: "No.4" printed in white. Annotations on verso: "British Tanks behind the Arras-Bapaume Railway. 1917" written in pen. "G. R. EDNEY-HAYTER" stamped in purple ink. Number 8 circled in pencil. "P 15" printed in red pencil. WWI Aerial Photograph Collection: Box 2, Envelope 27.
[British Tanks Behind the Arras-Bapaume Railway] January, 1917
[British Tanks Behind the Arras-Bapaume Railway] January, 1917
Exact location is unknown, but according to annotations on aerial photo No.4 (WW1AIR161, Box 2, Envelope 27) in the same series, it should be somewhere on either WWI map sheet 51b or 57c behind the Arras-Bapaume Railway. Annotations on recto: north arrow pointing just left of straight up. "No.2" printed in white. Annotations on verso: [#102 Hayter Collection] "British Tanks behind our own lines, 1917" written in blue ink. "G. R. EDNEY-HAYTER-13" stamped in purple ink. "P 15" printed in red pencil. WWI Aerial Photograph Collection: Box 2, Envelope 102.
[Feldwach Wood and Himmelfahrt Farm]
[Feldwach Wood and Himmelfahrt Farm]
Three sections of aerial photographs spliced together and rephotographed. German photo. Annotations on recto: "Feldwach-W." and "Himmelfahrt-Fme" labelled in white. Annotations on verso: "German" written in pencil. "Reihenbildzug Nr.3" and "Nur fur den Dienftgebrauch" stamped in blue ink in Gothic lettering. WWI Aerial Photograph Collection: Box 4, Album Photo 95.
[German Aerial Photograph] February 17, 1918
[German Aerial Photograph] February 17, 1918
Annotations on recto: north arrow pointing to the upper-left. "A.A.225 H 5132 17.2.18 10-11 4154 4255 H=4500 B050" printed in white in top margin. "German" written faintly in pencil in bottom margin. Annotations on verso: "German" written in pencil. "4155" printed in pencil. WWI Aerial Photograph Collection: Box 4, Album Photo 94.

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