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12 Eerie Photos Of World War I Blended With The Present, 100 Years On

July 2014 marked the outbreak of World War I, a century ago. Photographer Peter Macdiarmid brings us closer to history with blended photos from the past.

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2. Serbian soldiers marching in the Lord Mayor's show, London, in the last days of World War I, 9 November 1918.

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3. Soldiers and nurses at Great Dixter, Northiam, East Sussex, 1916.

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Soldiers at a table in the Great Hall at Great Dixter, with some still in bed. The medieval beams and mullioned window are clearly visible. Great Dixter was turned into a convalescent home for soldiers in the first World War, a few years after Lutyens had worked on the house for Nathaniel Lloyd.


7. Australian soldiers outside Egypt House in New Broad Street, London, where the Australian Bank is housed, 23 June 1917.


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