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Insignia of 1st artillary division, Grenzhausen, Germany
1919, 1 August
Gelatin silver print
9 x 13 in
Courtesy of Larry Gottheim - Be-Hold (48 / 186)
This is the first division, Grenzhausen, Germany, Aug. 1, 1919. There are 20 soldiers in the front row, hundreds in the back row. This allows the photographed image to form a rectangle, because the much wider back rows would recede before the camera according to perspective.