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More effective than the most complicated mine-detecting apparatus at times; the dogs are the only means of detecting the all-wooden shoe mine. They are given four months' training before being sent into action. Twenty dogs can clear a lane 16 yards wide at the rate of 200 yards in half an hour. Here's a picture of the dogs at work. Open in full size

More effective than the most complicated mine-detecting apparatus at times; the dogs are the only means of detecting the all-wooden shoe mine. They are given four months' training before being sent into action. Twenty dogs can clear a lane 16 yards wide at the rate of 200 yards in half an hour. Here's a picture of the dogs at work.

Picture, 1944, English

More effective than the most complicated mine-detecting apparatus at times; the dogs are the only means of detecting the all-wooden shoe mine. They are given four months' training before being sent into action. Twenty dogs can clear a lane 16 yards wide at the rate of 200 yards in half an hour. Here's a picture of the dogs at work.

Picture, 1944, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Army - Great Britain - Animals and Birds

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0002288f