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IMAGE number
CHT236359
Title
The Execution of Edith Cavell (1865-1915) from 'Le Petit Journal', November 1915 (coloured engraving)
Artist
French School, (20th century) / French
Description
arrested for helping allied soldiers to freedom and executed for espionage during World War One; British nurse serving in Belgium;
Location
Private Collection
Medium
Gravure colorée
Date
1915 (C20th)
Credit
Archives Charmet / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
  • death
  • female
  • first
  • german soldiers
  • great
  • killing
  • medicine
  • red cross
  • shooting
  • shot by firing squad
  • wwi

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