Will Dyson sketching close to the German lines on the Western Front, 29 May 1918.
Australian authorities sent artists to the WW1 battlefields to interpret and commemorate war. But unlike similar schemes in Britain and Canada, ours neglected the war experience at home and the perspective of women artists.
A member of Veterans for Peace marches during the annual Veterans Day parade in New York, Nov. 11, 2017.
Veterans of past wars have long been at the forefront of peace advocacy in the United States.
World War I soldiers in a trench. Trenches led to monotony, malnutrition and shellshock.
For many health professionals, daily practice increasingly resembles trench warfare, which took a grave toll on WWI's soldiers.
A display of acrobatics by German internees at the prisoner of war camp at Newbury Racecourse in Berkshire in October 1914.
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During First World War, the rhetoric of chivalry counteracted the inhumanity of the conflict in sometimes surprising ways.
Commonwealth war cemetery at Ypres, Belgium.
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100 years after the end of World War I, some of its brutal lessons.
Female workers at HM munitions factory in Queensferry, north Wales, c.1915.
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Wartime employment gains were merely on loan for women in Wales.
To some extent, shell-shock still shapes our understanding of PTSD today.
German prisoners of war at Sutton Bonington during the period when it was a PoW Camp, 1916-19.
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In September 1917, 22 German World War I prisoners held at a camp just outside Nottingham, managed to escape.
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Red or white, it doesn't matter what colour your poppy is if you respect the sacrifice it represents.
A podcast on World War I – from a meeting between the three great war poets, to what happened to conscientious objectors in both Britain and Germany.
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The events of the war caused Irish nationalists to push harder for their independence.
The delegations signing the Treaty of Versailles in the Hall of Mirrors.
Helen Johns Kirtland (1890-1979) and Lucian Swift Kirtland (died 1965), US National Archives
The Treaty of Versailles is often named as the main cause of World War II. But this is an overly simple explanation.
Men of U.S. 64th Regiment, 7th Infantry Division, celebrate the news of the Armistice, November 11, 1918.
Writers like Virginia Woolf, Arthur Conan Doyle and J.M. Barrie suffered personal loss during the First World War. Their grief and insight helped readers with their own post-war collective grief.
Reconstructive surgery carried out between 1916 and 1918.
Medical advances were the only positive things to come out of the Great War.
For William Kentridge, searching and erasure serves as a model for understanding our place in the world.
Delville Wood Memorial in Cape Town.About 2300 white soldiers died in the First World War battle.
For black South Africans, the hard lesson was the same as it had been during the Boer war: support for Britain would bring few rewards.
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It's beautiful, clever and moving. But Peter Jackson's use of colour and added sound essentially fictionalises this account of life in the trenches.
David Lloyd George gives a speech at Criccieth, north Wales, in 1914.
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100 years ago David Lloyd George was the name on everyone's lips – so why has he largely been forgotten?
Memorial bench at the University of Saskatchewan.
On the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War, the University of Saskatchewan will be dedicating a memorial bench on the university campus.
Wilfred Owen was killed in action on November 4, 1918.
Frontispiece from Poems of Wilfred Owen (1920)
Dead at 25, a week before World War I ended, Owen summed up the conflict's waste and futility.