German withdrawal to Hindenburg line, world war I, 1917, trench bridge over a former German trench. Gommecourt.

German retreat during World War I

British troops at the site of a former German trench following the withdrawal of German troops to the Hindenburg line on the western front in World War I. This photograph shows a trench bridge over a German trench. Gommecourt, France, 1917.


  • Imperial War Museum - Photograph Archive
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