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Description English: Postcard of the Valcartier military base. Due to the site's proximity to the Quebec City harbour, Valcartier was hastily set up as a military camp upon the commencement of the First World War, ultimately becoming the largest military base on Canadian soil during the war and serving as the main embarkation point for troops headed to Europe.

+~+~+ Vintage Photograph +~+~+ Seaforth Highlander of Canada ~ First World War (1914-1918).