Latrine Humor

Gas Attacks of a Different Kind



In war-time many soldiers retained a sense of humor, even though it might be always be appropriate in polite company.
Here are a few examples in which amateur illustrators and photographers poke fun at some of the more baser aspects of soldiering.


A Belgian comical drawing :

'The Germans continue using asphyxiating gas.
Some projectiles contain a remarkable quantity.'


A comical drawing based on actual experiences (?) : An Austro-Hungarian unit stops along the way-side.