World War 1
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As the world marks 107th anniversary of World War 1 this week, remembering the lessons offered by what the contemporaries like to call the 'Great War'.
The Indian soldiers who fought -some 74,000 of them belonging to the undivided India- on behalf of the British government.
Indian soldiers at bayonet (a knife that can be fixed to the end of a gun) exercise on the training field.
Indian soldiers of Islamic faith offering prayers at their camp in Mesopotamia (modern day Iraq).
As a part of the Indian Expeditionary Force, 29th Lancers or 9 Horse regiment, one of the oldest regiments of Indian army making way through shell torn landscape in 1917.
Sports day events were organised to give service personnel a break from their duties. This image features men from the Indian transport unit in a gymnastic.