Tag Archives: World War One

Animals in World War I

Here’s an interesting video on the use of animals in World War I, horses in particular. Despite the armies of the UK and Germany being largely mechanised by this time, horses did the bulk of the work.

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War Horses – WWI, British Field Artillery, 1918

I found this photograph of some British Field Artillery from WWI (Source: New York Times Midweek Pictorial, circa 1919). We are fast approaching the 100th anniversary of the beginning of The First World War, so, I thought I would start … Continue reading

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