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Historic WWI Photograph – 1917

Soldiers receive a midday ration near the front, August 1917. PHOTO: LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES CANADA—PA001570

Historic WWI Photograph – The Somme, 1916

A sergeant leads his mud-spattered men out of the line on the Somme, October 1916. PHOTO: WILLIAM IVOR CASTLE, LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES CANADA—PA000832

Historic WWI Photograph – 1916

Canadian soldiers, equipped with picks and shovels, follow a light rail towards the front, September 1916. PHOTO: LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES CANADA—PA000682

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