from the war-to-end-all-wars dept.
An Anonymous Coward writes:
...taken by Walter Kleinfeldt who joined a German gun crew in 1915 and fought at the Somme aged just 16. As his haunting pictures, taken with a Contessa camera, make all too clear, life in the trenches was a harrowing experience. The images provide an insight into the epic machinery of war â€“ and capture the darkest moments of battle, with bodies strewn among the rubble.