World War I

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Royal Canadian Regiment Museum
The homesite of the museum of Canada's oldest regular infantry regiment, located in London, Ontario.



First World
The purpose of the First World website is to provide an overview of the First World War. Battles, maps, timeline, photos, posters, memoirs and diaries and an encyclopedia

Trenches on the Web
An Internet history of World War 1; Scroll down the homepage to the Reference Library which is where you will find the site map. Lots of great history here and a good collection of photographs.

World War 1 (Wikipedia)
Online encyclopedia's entry for World War 1. Causes, battles, war crimes, images, movies and literature, good bibliography.

World War 1 Document Archive
This archive of primary documents from World War I has been assembled by volunteers of the World War I Military History List (WWI-L)[an international membership of historians, scholars and students]. The archive is international in focus and intends to present in one location primary documents concerning the Great War.

Canadian Air Aces and Heroes
Pilots from World War 1, World War 2 and Korea

Canadian Letters and Images
The Canadian Letters and Images Project is an online archive of the Canadian war experience, from any war, as told through the letters and images of Canadians themselves. It began in August 2000, located in the Department of History at Malaspina University College. In November 2003 the Project was very pleased to bring in as partners the History Department at The University of Western Ontario. Select "Collections" to find WWI letters and pictures.