Now all roads lead to France and heavy is the tread
Of the living; but the dead returning lightly dance.
Edward Thomas, Roads

Saturday, December 5, 2015

Images from the Royal Naval Museum, Greenwich

One of the great things about the Centennial is that a lot of institutions are publishing their World War I archives online.  Here are some images from the Royal Naval Museum.

Barrage Balloon

Gun Drill on a Torpedo Boat Destroyer

WWI Q-Ship, Thought to Be HMS Gaelic

HMS Cardiff Leading High Seas Fleet to Surrender

Study for Mark Series Tank
(Admiralty Engineers Contributed to Its Design)

Drawing of a Destroyer Flotilla

Convoy with Dazzle Camouflage

Conning Tower, Royal Navy Submarine

HMS Vindictive at the Zeebrugge Mole

Painting of a Royal Navy Seaplane

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