Actual record taken on the front line, France, near Lille, 9th October 1918

In honour of all those who lost their lives in the First World War.

Actual record taken on the front line, France, near Lille – 9th October 1918.

• Recording: Gas shell bombardment
• Royal Garrison Artillery
• Record: HMV 09308
• Company: The Gramophone Company
• Location: Lille, near France
• Date of recording: 9th October 1918
• Recorded by: William Gaisberg
• Type of disc: 12-inch single sided HMV
• Produced in Hayes, Middlesex, England

Note: Label dated November 1918, possible date of release?

Recording part of the emiarchivetrust.org collection.

With special thanks to Peter Adamson for his advice.

 

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