14 Wonderful Vintage Canadian Propaganda Posters
In honor of the Canadian men and women who bravely served during WWI, here are 14 fantastic wartime propaganda posters.
"Reformez les régiments de Voltigeurs de Salaberry" Creator: Canada. Canadian Army. Date: Date Identifier: 1914-18recruitmentitem3l Format: Ephemera Rights: Public domain Courtesy: Toronto Public Library. More information: (view details and larger image)
Two men of the 42nd Canadian Infantry Battalion (Royal Highlanders of Canada) clean a Lewis Gun in a reserve trench during the Third Battle of Ypres (Passchendaele), November 1917.
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Another set of photos from the First World War. Canadian machine gun squad on Vimy Ridge Canadians in captured German trench at the Battle of Hill 70 Destroyed German trench at the Battle of Messines Five soldiers silhouetted at the Battle of Broodseinde Football in No-Man's-Land during 1914 Christmas Truce [more on this incident] [still more] [a song about it] French and American soldiers advancing through No-Man's Land, 1918 French army cyclists French assault on German positions French…
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Mk.V tank 9038 of C Coy, 8th Battalion, loaded with wooden bridging material and a specially built contrivance for crossing trenches, stranded in a trench near Cologne Farm, in the Bellicourt section of the Hindenburg Defences, Aisne, Picardie on October 4th. 1918. 9038 was later retrieved and in 1919 was sent to Russia as part of the White Russian Army but captured by the Red Russians on January 1st 1921. A wounded British soldier showing the shrapnel damage to his steel helmet caused near…
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Variants: Mk. I 1903. Mk. II 1905. Mk. II .280 1907 Mk. III 1910 Mk. IIIB 1914 Specifications: Weight 3.9 kg (9.6 lbs) Length 1320 mm (52 in) Barrel length 711 mm (28 in) Weight, 9 lbs 14 0z (c 4.…