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2nd Lieutenant Keith Lines of the 70th Siege Battery.<br />
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Remarkable never before seen photos of British Tommies on the frontline have come to light over 100 years later.<br />
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They were collected by German infantryman Walther Hader who fought against them on the Western Front in World War One.<br />
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His unusual hobby was to pick up images of his adversaries he found in shell craters, seized trenches and abandoned buildings.<br />
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Hader was called up aged 19 in August 1917 and took part in the 1918 German spring offensive before his capture that May.<br />
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He spent the rest of the conflict in Leigh POW camp in Greater Manchester before being repatriated in 1919.<br />
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German historian Rob Schaefer, who has come into possession of the photos, is trying to identify the 'lost faces' so he can tell their stories.