John Candler “Jock” Cobb, was a conscientious objecter in World War II and served as an ambulance driver. He turned that ambulance into a makeshift darkroom and channeled his photography aspirations towards documenting the war around him, which he saw from the front lines.

More at the New York Times' Lens Blog.

Above: Wilder’s Gap, Tunisia, 1943 and Lama dei Peligni, Italy, March 1944.

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