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Fresh meat going up to the troops

Fresh meat going up to the troops

Mule-drawn carts taking meat to the Front. There are two men guiding the mules. They are making their way passed some farm buildings. The road is dry and dusty. On the edge of the building on the left is a notice stating 'NO LORRIES.' With around two million men in the British Army alone, it was a huge undertaking to feed them all. [Original reads: 'OFFICIAL PHOTOGRAPH TAKEN ON THE BRITISH W…