A pictorial journey through the First World War
On July 28, 1914, the First World War began
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The dreadful conflict that was the First World War is often being brought back into stark focus as humanity ponders the futility of the first truly global confrontation and the senseless battles that took the lives of so many millions. This collection of amazing photographs revisits the Western Front, the home front, and beyond, and captures the faces and places caught up in this momentous, era-defining event. Click the gallery for a pictorial journey through the Great War.
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