WWI-100TH-ANNIVERSARY-VILLERS PLOUICH : Fotografía de noticias

WWI-100TH-ANNIVERSARY-VILLERS PLOUICH

Crédito: 
PHILIPPE HUGUEN / Fotógrafo de plantilla
An unidentified British army soldier pays his respect on August 21, 2013 after the burial of an unknown soldier at the Fifteen Ravine British Cemetery in Villers-Plouich, northern France. 'Fifteen Ravine' was the name given by the Army to the shallow ravine, once bordered by fifteen trees, which ran at right angles to the railway about 800 metres south of the village of Villers-Plouich. The cemetery, sometimes called Farm Ravine Cemetery, was begun by the 17th Welsh Regiment in April 1917, a few days after the capture of the ravine by the 12th South Wales Borderers. It continued in use during the Battle of Cambrai (November 1917) and until March 1918, when the ravine formed the boundary between the Third and Fifth Armies. On 22 March, the second day of the great German offensive, the ground passed into their hands after severe fighting, and it was not regained until the end of the following September. In March 1918, the cemetery contained 107 graves (now Plot I), but it was greatly enlarged after the Armistice when graves were brought in from the battlefields south-west of Cambrai and other cemeteries. AFP PHOTO / PHILIPPE HUGUEN (Photo credit should read PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)
Leyenda:
An unidentified British army soldier pays his respect on August 21, 2013 after the burial of an unknown soldier at the Fifteen Ravine British Cemetery in Villers-Plouich, northern France. 'Fifteen Ravine' was the name given by the Army to the shallow ravine, once bordered by fifteen trees, which ran at right angles to the railway about 800 metres south of the village of Villers-Plouich. The cemetery, sometimes called Farm Ravine Cemetery, was begun by the 17th Welsh Regiment in April 1917, a few days after the capture of the ravine by the 12th South Wales Borderers. It continued in use during the Battle of Cambrai (November 1917) and until March 1918, when the ravine formed the boundary between the Third and Fifth Armies. On 22 March, the second day of the great German offensive, the ground passed into their hands after severe fighting, and it was not regained until the end of the following September. In March 1918, the cemetery contained 107 graves (now Plot I), but it was greatly enlarged after the Armistice when graves were brought in from the battlefields south-west of Cambrai and other cemeteries. AFP PHOTO / PHILIPPE HUGUEN (Photo credit should read PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)
Calcular precio
Ver carrito
Fecha de creación:
21 de agosto de 2013
Editorial n.º:
177128764
Restricciones:
Póngase en contacto con su oficina local para conocer todos los usos con fines comerciales o promocionales. Derechos editoriales plenos en Reino Unido, EE.UU., Irlanda, Italia, España y Canadá (excepto Québec). Si desea conocer los derechos editoriales restringidos en otro país, llame a su oficina local.
Tipo de licencia:
Con derechos gestionadosLas licencias de productos con derechos gestionados se negocian según el uso que se les dé. La tarifa para utilizar el producto se calcula a partir de diversos factores, entre los que se encuentran el tamaño, la colocación, la duración del uso y la distribución geográfica. Cuando decidas completar la compra de un producto con derechos gestionados, te pediremos información para determinar los derechos de uso.
Colección:
AFP
Tamaño máx. archivo:
4.145 x 2.757 px (146,23 x 97,26 cm) - 72 dpi - 8 MB
Inf. de autorización:
No se cuenta con autorizaciones.Más información
Fuente:
AFP
Código de barras:
AFP
Nombre del objeto:
Par7638574

Palabras clave

Esta imagen está sujeta a copyright. Getty Images se reserva el derecho a demandar a los usuarios no autorizados de esta imagen o este clip, y a reclamar daños y perjuicios por violación de derechos de autor. No se podrá garantizar la disponibilidad de esta imagen hasta el momento de la compra.
An unidentified British army soldier pays his respect on August 21... Fotografía de noticias 177128764800 metros,Aldea,Británico,Cementerio,Departamento de Norte,Ejército británico,Ejército de Tierra,Francia,Horizontal,Identidad,Necrópolis,Poco profundo,Respeto,Soldado,Temas sociales,Transporte ferroviario,Vía de tren,Ángulo,ÁrbolPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPAn unidentified British army soldier pays his respect on August 21, 2013 after the burial of an unknown soldier at the Fifteen Ravine British Cemetery in Villers-Plouich, northern France. 'Fifteen Ravine' was the name given by the Army to the shallow ravine, once bordered by fifteen trees, which ran at right angles to the railway about 800 metres south of the village of Villers-Plouich. The cemetery, sometimes called Farm Ravine Cemetery, was begun by the 17th Welsh Regiment in April 1917, a few days after the capture of the ravine by the 12th South Wales Borderers. It continued in use during the Battle of Cambrai (November 1917) and until March 1918, when the ravine formed the boundary between the Third and Fifth Armies. On 22 March, the second day of the great German offensive, the ground passed into their hands after severe fighting, and it was not regained until the end of the following September. In March 1918, the cemetery contained 107 graves (now Plot I), but it was greatly enlarged after the Armistice when graves were brought in from the battlefields south-west of Cambrai and other cemeteries. AFP PHOTO / PHILIPPE HUGUEN (Photo credit should read PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)