08
Aug
09

hello, sulphur idioxide

cnp_soldier_gasmask_01

gw_brmgunsection_01

gw_highlandgasmask_01

gws_antipgasmask_03

gws_frartillerymask_01

gws_frsoldiersantigas_01

gws_pgastestchamber_01

gws_rescuebrigade_01

i, for no reason i can find, am amazed at the tactics and history behind chemical warfare. i have always loved WWI and find that thee photos are just so damn interesting. at first glance these masks are so stupid, so useless, but these were a reaction to the new horrors of th new battleground. i love seeing the different designs and just think that these images are well worth sharing.

enjoy

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2 Responses to “hello, sulphur idioxide”


  1. September 27, 2009 at 11:56 pm

    remember, it’s not a weapon of mass destruction

    it’s a weapon of area denial.


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