British Army 1st Battalion the Coldstream Guards in desert fatigues with bayonets fitted to their guns

British Army 1st Battalion the Coldstream Guards in desert fatigues with bayonets fitted to their guns Stock Photo
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MICHAEL DUNLEA / Alamy Stock Photo

Image ID:

B08E5X

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52.5 MB (1.3 MB Compressed download)

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Dimensions:

5248 x 3499 px | 44.4 x 29.6 cm | 17.5 x 11.7 inches | 300dpi

Date taken:

4 October 2007

Location:

Victoria Barracks, Windsor, Berkshire, UK

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A bayonet (from French baïonnette) is a knife-, dagger-, or spike-shaped weapon designed to fit on or over the muzzle of a rifle barrel or similar weapon, effectively turning the gun into a spear. It is a close-combat or last-resort weapon.