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The First World War - History - Veterans Affairs Canada

The First World War - History - Veterans Affairs Canada

War in the Air - Oral Histories of the First World War: Veterans 1914-1918 - Library and Archives Canada

ARCHIVED - Introduction - Oral Histories of the First World War: Veterans - Library and Archives Canada

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2nd Ypres

ARCHIVED - The Second Battle of Ypres - Oral Histories of the First World War: Veterans - Library and Archives Canada

A collaboration between the Library and Archives Canada, Veterans Affairs Canada, and the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation resulted in a collection of oral histories of veterans from the First World War. The collection is divided up into seven different categories that make it easy for you to locate the type of audio you are looking for. The collection of oral histories is accompanied by photographs as well.

ARCHIVED - Introduction - Oral Histories of the First World War: Veterans - Library and Archives Canada

Billy Bishop  was adept at taking aerial photographs, and was soon in charge of training other observers with the camera.[16] The squadron was ordered to France in January 1916, it arrived at Boisdinghem airfield, near Saint-Omer equipped with R.E.7 reconnaissance aircraft.[18] Bishop' first combat mission was as an aerial spotter for British artillery.

Billy Bishop was a Canadian World War I Flying ace with 72 planes shot down.

Ken Burns - American Lives (Thomas Jefferson / Lewis & Clark / Frank Lloyd Wright / Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Susan B Anthony / Mark Twain / Horatio's Drive / Unforgivable Blackness) (2005)

Ken Burns - American Lives (Thomas Jefferson / Lewis & Clark / Frank Lloyd Wright / Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Susan B Anthony / Mark Twain / Horatio's Drive / Unforgivable Blackness)

Three women spinning wool to knit socks for soldiers during World War I - Tenterfield, NSW, ca. 1915 / photographer unknown by State Library of New South Wales collection, via Flickr

Three women spinning wool to knit socks for soldiers during World War I - Tenterfield, NSW, ca. 1915 / photographer unknown by State Library of New South Wales collection

Trenches in World War I. A French Soldier standing in a muddy trench, WWI. (circa 1916) (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

A History of Trench Warfare in World War I

Trenches in World War I. A French Soldier standing in a muddy trench, WWI. (circa (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

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