The 'Pompeii' of the Western Front: Archaeologists find the bodies of 21 tragic World War One German soldiers in perfectly preserved trenches where they were buried alive by an Allied shell
The men were part of a larger group of 34 who were killed when a huge Allied shell exploded above the tunnel in the Alsace region of eastern France in 1918, causing it to cave in.
German troops playing football behind the lines, 1915.
Friday 1 July 2016 marked the centenary of the beginning of the Battle of the Somme, the biggest conflict seen on the Western Front during World War I. Here are some of the most arresting photos from the war. Contains graphic images.
Blood Red Poppies Flow from Tower of London to Commemorate WWI - Cube Breaker
With this year being the 100th anniversary of the First World War, commemorations are being held worldwide to remember those who lost their lives. In memory of each British and Colonial soldier who lost their life, 888,246 ceramic blood red poppies have been placed around the Tower of London’s dry moat. The installations designers, ceramic …
44 sad, tragic but mesmerising colourised images of WWI
God would never be cruel enough to create a cyclone as terrible as that Argonne battle. Only man would ever think of doing an awful thing like that. It
Back in Britain
The Beautiful Game Over the next month, from sofa to pub, the whole country will be gripped with World Cup Fever, but what impact did the First World War have on our national game? Unlike cricket and...