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Joseph B. Clearihue Canadian Official Photograph: German casualty in Valenciennes, France
Joseph B. Clearihue Canadian Official Photograph: German casualty in Valenciennes, France, verso
Verso of photograph. Verso contains 'Canadian Official Photograph (Copyright)' stamp.
Item is a 'Canadian Official Photograph' depicting a German gunner, killed in action by a Canadian sniper, surrounded by debris on a street in Valenciennes, France, November 1918. Official caption on verso.
World War, 1914-1918; Clearihue, Joseph B.; Canada--History, Military
Joseph Badenoch Clearihue fonds
Joseph B. Clearihue Canadian Official Photograph: German casualty in Valenciennes, France, recto
Recto of photograph. Caption on verso reads: '0.3555. A German machine gunner who fired his gun until killed by a Canadian sniper in Valenciennes.'