German prisoners at Dernancourt, 15 September 1916.

During the Battle of the Somme (1916) a holding camp for prisoners was established at Dernancourt. The German Army lost over 400,000 men during the Somme fighting, around 40,000 of these were captured by the Allies. From a box of 72 lantern slides. Lantern slide, World War One, Western Front (1914-1918), 1916.