Vintage Saturday: Smoke Break

Belgian soldier smokes a cigarette during a fight between Dendermonde and Oudegem Belgium in 1914.
Belgian soldier smokes a cigarette during a fight between Dendermonde and Oudegem Belgium in 1914.

This is a really good photo of a Belgian Maxim, although it appears to be staged – the man has his thumbs on the trigger, but there does is not ammo belt in the gun.