Wheeled litter for wounded soldiers

#Picture Number TR144

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Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a soldier wheeling a litter to carry two wounded soldiers from the battlefield. One soldier sits upright facing forward, the other lies back with the litter’s folding hood protecting his head. A net hangs below to hold clothes and possessions. The illustration also shows how the litter can be folded up for easy transport. This litter was shown at the Paris International Exhibition of 1867.