University of Bristol – Historical Photographs of China reference number: WS01-038. This image is reproduced by page 63 in China's Revolution 1911-1912 by Edwin J. Dingle (1912) and captioned: "THE RAW MATERIAL OF THE REVOLUTIONARY ARMY. 'Enlisted on Tuesday, drilled on Wednesday, shot on Thursday,' was often the record of a revolutionary recruit".
Revolutionary troops in a trench
Black and white photograph