British Tanks fitted with Fascines
In preparation for Battle of Cambrai, Nov 1917

Tank with Fascine

Tank with Fascine

Supporting Information :


British Mark IV Female Tanks at Plateau Station, November 1917, aboard flat-bed railway carriages prior to transportation to forward area before the Battle of Cambrai. Each Tank is fitted with a 'Fascine', a large bundle of brushwood used to aid the crossing of open trenches.


IWM (Q 46932)


1917 . Trenches . WWI

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