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Concrete buffer stop

A French Panhard armoured car, captured by the Germans and adapted to operate on railway lines in the East.

Panzerkampfwagen VI Tiger, loaded with combat tracks on.

Wounded from the 27th Brigade, 9th Division, prepare for a light railway journey from Meteren to medical units in the rear area, 18 August 1918. [800x645]

Two military trains sit side by side. One an ordinance train with flat cats…

The Ferdinand ('Elefant') tank destroyer, another new German panzer that would see combat (disastrously) for the first time at Kursk in July 1943.

D-6 Armored Railcar, Motorized by kitchener.lord, via Flickr

St. John Ambulance men and British Red Cross women manning a hospital train WWI

Heartbreaking photos of troops on the eve of the Somme 100 years ago

A Boche prisoner, wounded and muddy is led along a railway track as British Army infantrymen return from another push on the battlefield

Dramatic photographs from WW1 that show the carnage... and courage

Horsebox to hell: British troops pose in a railway carriage en route to the front in 1916. A sign on the sliding door on the right proclaims 'Hommes' and 'Chevaux': the men often had to share their transport with horses