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Source 7 Useful notes 
Photographs of Australian and New Zealand soldiers, 1916
(Courtesy of the Imperial War Museum: a. Q671; b. Q660; c. Q653)
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  Imperial War Museum, Q660; photo of New Zealanders, 1916  

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Study this source carefully. It contains information that could be useful in your presentation on life in the trenches. As you study the source, ask yourself:

  • What are these soldiers doing?
  • What do these photos tell you about what it was like to be in the front line?
  • In what ways are these soldiers similar or different to the British soldiers you have seen on this website and in your other studies?
  • Which aspects of trench warfare do these sources provide information on?
  • How could any of these sources be used in your final presentation?
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