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Barricade Gallery

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Choose from 91 pictures in our Barricade collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.

A Middlesex Regiment street barricade, Spring 1918 Featured Print

A Middlesex Regiment street barricade, Spring 1918

Photograph of a Middlesex Regiment street barricade, Spring 1918. The grins on several soldiers faces hint that the fighting has not quite reached this street yet.From an album of 19 official photographs of the 1st, 1/7th, 16th, and the 25th Bns of the Middlesex Regiment, mainly associated with World War One, Western Front (1914-1918).On 21 March 1918 the Germans launched Operation MICHAEL. Around 10, 000 guns fired over a million shells in five hours against Lieutenant General Byng?s Third and General Gough?s Fifth Armies before 47 German divisions attacked. Using infiltration tactics the German storm troopers by-passed pockets of resistance and broke through the British trench system, leaving the following waves of troops to ?mop up? any resistance. In this image, soldiers of the Middlesex Regiment await the German attack. Date: 1918

© The National Army Museum / Mary Evans Picture Library

China - Shanghai - Second Sino-Japanese War 1937 Featured Print

China - Shanghai - Second Sino-Japanese War 1937

China - Shanghai - Sino-Japanese incident 1937 (The Battle of Shanghai) - The Chinese position near a bridge over the creek on the Woosung Road in East Shanghai. The Battle of Shanghai was the first of the twenty-two major engagements fought between the National Revolutionary Army (NRA) of the Republic of China (ROC) and the Imperial Japanese Army (IJA) of the Empire of Japan during the Second Sino-Japanese War. It was one of the largest and bloodiest battles of the entire war. As pictured on this card, Chinese soldiers had to rely primarily on small-caliber weapons in their defense of the city, against the overwhelming onslaught from air, naval, and ground forces of the Japanese. Date: 1937

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

The Paris revolution Featured Print

The Paris revolution

A barricade at the corner of the Boulevard Rue Mazagran in Paris, 1848. In France, the catalyst for the revolutions in the rest of Europe, the monarchy was replaced by the Second Republic, with Louis Napoleon as president from 1852. A series of revolts occurred in various parts of Europe against monarchical rule. Although some of the revolutionaries had republican ideas, many more were motivated by economic grievances. None of the revolutions enjoyed any lasting success, and most were violently suppressed within a few months. Date: 1848

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans