Colt's stretcher for narrow trenches, 1915-1918.

Image number: 10328181

Colt's stretcher for narrow trenches, 1915-1918.

An experimental model of a jointed pole trench stretcher which was designed primarily for the immediate and safe evacuation of wounded men along the narrow trenches during World War I.

Image number:
10328181
Credit:
Science Museum/Science & Society Picture Library
Date taken:
20 October 2003 19:19
Image rights:
Science Museum