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In pictures: Faces of Battle
Hidden horror

As Armistice Day approaches an exhibition reveals a hidden side to the horror of World War I.

It contains previously unseen images of British servicemen who suffered terrible facial injuries in the conflict.

The exhibition also tells the story of one surgeon - Harold Gillies who through his efforts to help them became known as the father of modern plastic surgery.

WARNING: Some of the following images are of a very graphic nature.

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