World War I Photos: 1915-1916

=== by Bob Sutherland ===

Canadian military photographs of the war in Belgium and France from 1915 to July 1916.

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war39.jpg
Photo: war39.jpg (986 x 683 pixels), (1971 x 1366 pixels)
Canada Department of National Defence. Library and Archives Canada. PA-004498
View of the ground over which the Germans advanced after releasing gas on April 22nd and 23rd, 1915. Photo taken in April or May 1919. Ypres, Belgium.
war07.jpg
Photo: war07.jpg (1031 x 706 pixels), (2061 x 1411 pixels)
Photographer: Henry Edward Knobel.
Canada Department of National Defence. Library and Archives Canada. PA-000169
Attacking under smoke. France, June 1916.
war09.jpg
Photo: war09.jpg (928 x 713 pixels), (1856 x 1426 pixels)
Canada Department of National Defence. Library and Archives Canada. PA-000167
Resting in reserve trenches. June, 1916.
war06.jpg
Photo: war06.jpg (879 x 703 pixels), (1757 x 1405 pixels)
Canada Department of National Defence. Library and Archives Canada. PA-000128
German trench demolished by artillery, showing a dead German soldier. July 1916.
war12.jpg
Photo: war12.jpg (1080 x 719 pixels), (2160 x 1438 pixels)
Canada Department of National Defence. Library and Archives Canada. PA-000087
Scene in Sanctuary Wood. Belgium, July 1916.
war14.jpg
Photo: war14.jpg (946 x 715 pixels), (1891 x 1429 pixels)
Canada Department of National Defence. Library and Archives Canada. PA-000216
A mine crater. July 1916.