World War I Photos: Vimy Ridge (1)

=== by Bob Sutherland ===

Canadian military photographs taken during the Battle of Vimy Ridge in France, April 1917, page 1.

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war26.jpg
Photo: war26.jpg (953 x 701 pixels), (1906 x 1402 pixels)
Canada Department of National Defence. Library and Archives Canada. PA-001206
Canadian Scottish Regiment being transported by trucks to the front during the Battle of Vimy Ridge. April 1917.
war27.jpg
Photo: war27.jpg (1071 x 716 pixels), (2141 x 1431 pixels)
Canada Department of National Defence. Library and Archives Canada. PA-001208
Canadians building a light railway during the Battle of Vimy Ridge. April 1917.
war38.jpg
Photo: war38.jpg (969 x 707 pixels), (1937 x 1414 pixels)
Canada Department of National Defence. Library and Archives Canada. PA-004388
Tank advancing with Infantry at Vimy. April 1917.
war46.jpg
Photo: war46.jpg (1067 x 714 pixels), (2134 x 1428 pixels)
Canada Department of National Defence. Library and Archives Canada. PA-001052
Canadians consolidating their new positions during the Battle of Vimy Ridge by digging trenches. April, 1917.
war16.jpg
Photo: war16.jpg (1073 x 710 pixels), (2145 x 1420 pixels)
Canada Department of National Defence. Library and Archives Canada. PA-001015
33rd Battery, Canadian Field Artillery, bringing up the guns during the Battle of Vimy Ridge. Vimy Ridge, France, April 1917.
war17.jpg
Photo: war17.jpg (1069 x 708 pixels), (2138 x 1416 pixels)
Canada Department of National Defence. Library and Archives Canada. PA-001016
German prisoners bringing in wounded during the Battle of Vimy Ridge. Vimy Ridge, France, April 1917.
war18.jpg
Photo: war18.jpg (1041 x 676 pixels), (2082 x 1352 pixels)
Canada Department of National Defence. Library and Archives Canada. PA-001021
Stretcher bearers and German prisoners bringing in wounded during the Battle of Vimy Ridge. France, between April 9-14 1917.