Tunneller descending a shaft wearing Proto apparatus. A mouse or a canary would already have been used to detect the presence of carbon monoxide gas. IWM

Tunneller descending a shaft wearing Proto apparatus. A mouse or a canary would already have been used to detect the presence of carbon monoxide gas. This image shows Sapper 1057 Eugene Kelly (killed 11 April 1918) on duty with 3rd Australian Tunnelling Company in the Hulluch Tunnel near Loos-en-Gohelle. IWM

One Response to Tunneller descending a shaft wearing Proto apparatus. A mouse or a canary would already have been used to detect the presence of carbon monoxide gas. IWM

  1. Ryan Davis Riddle

    Amazing what these men went through and gave for their Country’s! I am inspired to be better in life because of the example of so many “Great Men!”

    Ryan Riddle Age 40…St, George, Utah…USA!

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