|Measurement||backing sheet: 28.8 x 45.5 cm; image: 15 x 32.8 cm|
|Physical description||pencil on paper|
First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: AWM Licensed copyright
Depicts troops preparing dummy tanks before going into action on 18 September 1918. Dummy tanks were used as a decoy by both sides to destract the other and divert fire away from held positions. A similar sketch describes the use of light timber and hessian, with old stovepipes for the guns.