Tommy?s washing day in Flanders
Photograph: Tommy?s washing day in Flanders. Many a mere male civilian would prefer a day in the trenches, but the British soldier is quite a handy man, and enjoys the change.One of 193 British and Allied Official photographs taken on the Western Front during World War One.Mounted on card, some with their original captions.Associated with World War One, Western Front (1914-1918). Date: 1918
© The National Army Museum / Mary Evans Picture Library
Tourist and Bobby
A tourist just off the train from Paris enjoys her first sight of the legendary London 'bobby' who is only too happy to help her find her way to her chosen destination.
© Mary Evans Picture Library
1908, Bobby, Britain, Chosen, Destination, Enjoys, Fin D, Happy, Historical, History, Legendary, Sight, Tourism, Tourist, Train, Travel, Who
PIPE & HOE
This dependable looking chap partakes of a spot of gardening while he enjoys his pipe. He wife is no doubt 'indoors' knitting him another piece of warm apparel.
© Mary Evans Picture Library/LESLEY BRADSHAW
1950s, Apparel, Brylcreem, Chap, Cheesy, Debonair, Dependable, Determined, Doubt, Drugs, Enjoys, Gardening, Historical, History, Hoe, Knitting, Partakes, Piece, Pipe, Pipes, Smoking, Spot, Tobacco, Warm, Wife