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Search for photos of English soldiers in internment in the Netherlands

About this project

In the spring of 2014 photos and personal data of nearly 1500 British Naval Infantry of World War I were discovered in the Rotterdam City Archives. The photos were taken probably at the end of 1914. In the light of the commemoration of World War I this unique material has been digitized. It is now available on this website.

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On this website you can search for photographs of nearly 1500 British soldiers who were interned in the Netherlands during World War I. You can search by initials, last name or the battalion the soldiers belonged to.

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