Shroud of the Somme

Volunteers from the 1st Battalion of the Royal Anglians help to lay some of the 72,396 shrouded figures that form part of the 'Shroud of the Somme' exhibition in London's Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

POTD 201811120 | Photographer unknown


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Cardi B

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Argentina Photo by Eduardo Sánchez La Boca | Buenos Aires | Argentina




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