Album, Photograph
Album, Photograph
Album, Photograph
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The Army Museum

Album, Photograph


Accession number: XPE/84/394
Category: Memorabilia
Date: 1914 – 1918
Materials: Paper; Leatherette
Measurements: 31.75 cm L x 19.7 cm W
Military Unit: Canadian Expeditionary Force
Description: Black grain textured leatherette photo album with lace binding; Nineteen black paper pages containing photos from First World War, most being Official Canadian War Office photos, with annotations throughout; Album begins in Wolfville, NS with Wolfville detachment D Company 2019th Battalion leaving for Aldershot Camp; Detachment of 85th marching on way back from trenches; the Pip Band of the 25th Nova Scotia Battalion in France in 1918 with goat mascot 'Roger'; Borden Motor Machine Gun; 1st Canadian Division Field Artillery on the move, 1916; General Curry and the General Staff Officers, Canadian Corps, 1918; VIP visits: Prince Edward, Lloyd George; Ruins of Albert Cathedral in Belgium; First Canadian into Cambrai 1918 with Lieut Art Gillis, MC and party; A tank stuck in a trench; Stretcher bearers and Ammunition Party resting; Shells bursting; "Over the Top", Bouillion Wood, 1918; Dead horse; Canadian soldiers giving water to injured soldier ; Poisonous water sign; Destroyed farm; German munitions factory burning; Two lines of transport at Salonika; Captured German guns in Poll Mall, London; Remnants of Ammunition Dump, Anzinl; Veterinary Hospital, France; English Base Hospital with Nurses and patients; Submarine Patrol Boat on Thames with Tower Bridge, London; Destroyer during Rescued crews from torpedoed ships; Captured Vipers; 19 pages