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20.V1 [German Positions Around Turenne Crossing] December 18, 1917
20.V1 [German Positions Around Turenne Crossing] December 18, 1917
Covers an area equivalent to squares U6, V1 and 7 on the corresponding WWI map sheet 20. Negative roll 9B, photo 174. Annotations on recto: north arrow pointing to the left. Many green and red inked circles and arcs. One circle is labelled "HO" and another "2.V.1." Annotations on verso: two pencilled circles labelled "TUREENE crossing" [correct spelling is Turenne] and the number "8." Angle symbol with "Post 7" pencilled on one side of angle and "Post 6" on the other. "Most of ...front line posts" underlined and pencilled along north edge of photo. Placement of annotations on verso corresponds to their exact locations on recto. WWI Aerial Photograph Collection: Box 1, Envelope 31.
20.V1 [German Positions Near Turenne and Colbert Crossings] December 26, 1917
20.V1 [German Positions Near Turenne and Colbert Crossings] December 26, 1917
Covers an area equivalent to squares V1, 2, and 7 on the corresponding WWI map sheet 20. Negative roll 9B, photo 222. Annotations on recto: north arrow pointing to the upper-right. "Turenne Crossing" labelled in white with arrow pointing to its location. 5 polygons outlining German positions in white dots, one of which contains 2 white letter "C"s denoting the location of 2 concrete blockhouses. WWI Aerial Photograph Collection: Box 3, Envelope 29.
20.V1 [Houthulst Forest West of Schaap-Balie] January 3, 1917
20.V1 [Houthulst Forest West of Schaap-Balie] January 3, 1917
Covers an area equivalent to portions of squares U6 and V1 on the corresponding WWI map sheet 20. Negative roll 9B, photo 309. Annotations on the recto: north arrow pointing to the right. Map reference "V.1.c.1.8" printed in white with an arrow pointing to its location. "M.G." printed in white indicating the location of a machine gun. Double dashed lines and a circle outlined in white dots in the upper-right corner. Annotations on the verso: "Misdated." WWI Aerial Photograph Collection: Box 1, Envelope 98.
20.V1 [Site of German hutments southwest of Schaap Balie] December 26, 1917
20.V1 [Site of German hutments southwest of Schaap Balie] December 26, 1917
Covers an area equivalent to portions of squares V1, 2, 7, and 8 on the corresponding WWI map sheet 20. Negative roll 9B, photo 215. Annotations on recto: north arrow pointing to the upper-right. WWI Aerial Photograph Collection: Box 1, Envelope 74.
20.V1 [Turenne Crossing, Houthulst Forest West of Schaap-Balie] December 26, 1917
20.V1 [Turenne Crossing, Houthulst Forest West of Schaap-Balie] December 26, 1917
Covers an area equivalent to squares U6, V1 and 7 on the corresponding WWI map sheet 20. Negative roll 9B, photo 217. Annotations on recto: north arrow pointing to the upper-right. "Turenne Crossing" printed in white with an arrow pointing to its location. WWI Aerial Photograph Collection: Box 1, Envelope 78.
20.V1 [Turenne Crossing, Houthulst Forest] January 3, 1918
20.V1 [Turenne Crossing, Houthulst Forest] January 3, 1918
Covers an area equivalent to square V1 on the corresponding WWI map sheet 20. Negative roll 9B, photo 307. Annotations on recto: north arrow pointing up. "Turenne Crossing" labelled with arrow pointing to to the intersection. Several circles or ovals with white-dotted borders highlighting areas of interest near the crossing. WWI Aerial Photograph Collection: Box 1, Envelope 5.
20.V1 [Turenne Crossing, Shelled Woodlot with Remnants of German Huts] December 15, 1917
20.V1 [Turenne Crossing, Shelled Woodlot with Remnants of German Huts] December 15, 1917
Covers an area equivalent to a portion of square V1 on the corresponding WWI map sheet 20. Negative roll 9B, photo 164. Remnants of German huts and bunkers are visible amongst the shattered tree trunks in the woodlot at the centre of the photo. Annotations on recto: north arrow pointing to the upper-right. WWI Aerial Photograph Collection: Box 3, Envelope 23.
20.V1 [Turenne Crossing, Shelled Woodlot with Remnants of German Huts] December 15, 1917
20.V1 [Turenne Crossing, Shelled Woodlot with Remnants of German Huts] December 15, 1917
Covers an area equivalent to a portion of square V1 on the corresponding WWI map sheet 20. Remnants of German huts and bunkers are visible amongst the shattered tree trunks in the woodlot at the centre of the photo. Negative roll 9B, photo 165. Annotations on recto: north arrow pointing to the upper-right. WWI Aerial Photograph Collection: Box 3, Envelope 25.
20.V1 [Turenne Crossing, Southwest of Schaap-Balie] January 3, 1918
20.V1 [Turenne Crossing, Southwest of Schaap-Balie] January 3, 1918
Covers an area equivalent to square V1 on the corresponding WWI map sheet 20. Negative roll 9B, photo 311. Annotations on recto: north arrow pointing up. "Turenne Crossing" printed in white with arrow pointing to its location. 3 areas circled in white dots. WWI Aerial Photograph Collection: Box 1, Envelope 100.
20.V1 [Turenne Crossing] January 3, 1918
20.V1 [Turenne Crossing] January 3, 1918
Covers an area equivalent to squares V1 and 7 on the corresponding WWI map sheet 20. Negative roll 9B, photo 308. Annotations on recto: "Turenne crossing" labelled with an arrow pointing to its location just off the top edge of the photo. Oval outlined in white dots in the upper-left corner. WWI Aerial Photograph Collection: Box 1, Envelope 4.
20.V11 [Westroosebeke] December 5, 1917
20.V11 [Westroosebeke] December 5, 1917
Covers an area equivalent to portions of squares V11, 12, 17, and 18 on the corresponding WWI map sheet 20. Negative roll 7B, photo 81. Annotations on recto: north arrow pointing up with a white "x" on the opposite edge of the photo. "BERNIC FM.," "WESTROOSEBEKE," "PONCREREGOED FM.," "PUZZLE WOOD," "SPRIET COPSE," and "SPRIET ROAD" labelled in black. "PRINTED BY NO. 2 ADVANCED SECTION, A.P.&S.S." printed in margin. WWI Aerial Photograph Collection: Box 3, Envelope 144.
20.V15 [Road Between Spriet and Poelcappelle] December 5, 1917
20.V15 [Road Between Spriet and Poelcappelle] December 5, 1917
Covers an area equivalent to squares V15 and 21 on the corresponding WWI map sheet 20. Negative roll 7B, photo 103. Annotations on recto: north arrow pointing to the upper-right. "SPRIET RD" and map reference "V21.b.10.95." printed in black. "PRINTED BY NO. 2 ADVANCED SECTION, A.P.&S.S." printed in margin. Annotations on verso: "6" printed in pencil. "l7U" written in pencil. WWI Aerial Photograph Collection Box 3, Envelope 142.
20.V16 [Clear farm] November 28, 1917
20.V16 [Clear farm] November 28, 1917
Covers an area equivalent to squares V16 and 22 on the corresponding WWI map sheet 20. Negative roll 7B photo number 22. Annotations on recto: north arrow pointing to the upper-right with an "x" on opposite edge of photo. "CLEAR FM" and map grid reference "V22a.30.65." labelled in black with arrows pointing to their locations. "PRINTED BY NO. 2 ADVANCED SECTION, A.P.&S.S." printed in margin. WWI Aerial Photograph Collection: Box 3, Envelope 148.
20.V16 [Spriet Road and Lekkerboterbeek River, East of Poelcappelle] December 5, 1917
20.V16 [Spriet Road and Lekkerboterbeek River, East of Poelcappelle] December 5, 1917
Covers an area equivalent to squares V16, 21 and 22 on the corresponding WWI map sheet 20. Negative roll 7B, photo number 90. Annotations on recto: north arrow pointing to the upper-right with an "x" on the opposite edge of the photo. "SPRIET RD" and "LEKKERBOTTERBEEK," [correct spelling is Lekkerboterbeek] labelled in black. Map references "V.21.b3.2.," "V22.b3.3.," and "V22c.8.8." printed in black. "PRINTED BY NO. 2 ADVANCED SECTION, A.P.&S.S." printed in margin. WWI Aerial Photograph Collection: Box 3, Envelope 145.
20.V18 [Kendall House, Heidengoed and Lake Copses Southeast of Westroosebeke November 29, 1917
20.V18 [Kendall House, Heidengoed and Lake Copses Southeast of Westroosebeke November 29, 1917
Covers an area equivalent to portions of squares V18 and W13 on the corresponding WWI map sheet 20. Negative roll 7B, photo 8. Kendall House is visible at the bottom-center of the photo next to the white "x." A German hut and trench are visible near the bottom of the blasted remains of Lake Copse, the dark band running diagonally across the upper-right corner of the photo. The blasted tree trunks in the dark band further to the left and just above center are the remains of Heidengoed Copse. Annotations on recto: north arrow pointing slightly right of straight-up with a white "x" on the opposite edge of the photo. Annotations on verso: "Ypres"? written in pencil. The photo is not of Ypres but of an area in the Ypres Salient. WWI Aerial Photograph Collection: Box 3, Envelope 146.
20.V2 [Chateau Dujardin near Schaap-Balie] December 15, 1917
20.V2 [Chateau Dujardin near Schaap-Balie] December 15, 1917
Oblique angle photo looking northwest. Covers portions of squares V1 and 2 on the corresponding WWI map sheet 20. Negative roll 9B, photo 2. Annotations on recto: map references "V.2c.15.75" and "V.2a.75.65."with arrows pointing to their locations. "Schaap Balie," "Huts," and "Chau. Dujardin" labelled in white. WWI Aerial Photograph Collection: Box 1, Envelope 27.
20.V2 [Davout Farm] December 6, 1917
20.V2 [Davout Farm] December 6, 1917
Covers an area equivalent to squares V2, 3, 8 and 9 on the corresponding WWI map sheet 20. Negative roll 9B photo number 84. Annotations on recto: north arrow pointing straight up to top. Annotations on verso: "Sits fold S. B. siding" written in pencil. blue pencilled line labelled: "Broombeck." Pencilled polygon labelled: "DAVOUT FM." Rectangle labelled: "Huts V.1.d." Placement of annotations corresponds to their exact locations on recto. WWI Aerial Photograph Collection: Box 1, Envelope 113.
20.V2 [West of Schaap-Balie near Turenne and Colbert Cross Roads] December 26, 1917
20.V2 [West of Schaap-Balie near Turenne and Colbert Cross Roads] December 26, 1917
Covers an area equivalent to portions of squares V1, 2, and 7 on the corresponding WWI map sheet 20. Negative roll 9B, photo 222. Schaap-Balie is just off the right edge of the photo. Annotations on recto: north arrow pointing up. WWI Aerial Photograph Collection: Box 1, Envelope 83.
20.V2 [Wire Entanglement Near Schaap-Balie] December 26, 1917
20.V2 [Wire Entanglement Near Schaap-Balie] December 26, 1917
Covers an area equivalent to portions of squares V2, and 8 on the corresponding WWI map sheet 20. Negative roll 9B, photo 233. Annotations on recto: north arrow pointing to the upper-right. Arrows drawn with red ink and labelled, "wire" indicate the orientation and extent of a band of wire entanglement detectable in the photo as a dark shaded line running parallel to the arrows. A semi-circle drawn in red ink indicates the location of further, unlabelled defenses. WWI Aerial Photograph Collection: Box 1, Envelope 93.
20.V20 [Poelcappelle] July 22, 1917
20.V20 [Poelcappelle] July 22, 1917
Covers an area equivalent to squares V.14, 15, 19, 20, 21, 26, 27 and 28 on the corresponding WWI map sheet 20. Negative roll 57V, photo538. Annotations on recto: north arrow pointing to the upper-left. Annotations on the verso: incorrect statement regarding location, "Boche Back area Lens front?" written in pencil. WWI Aerial Photograph Collection: Box 4, Album Photo 7.

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