First World War Archival Photographs

To assist in the commemoration of the centenary of the First World War, the Canadian War Museum is making a selection of its archival photos available for media and educational use, at no cost. All published images, whether in print or online, must be accompanied by proper accreditation.

Please click on the desired image for accreditation information and to access the higher resolution version of each image.

If you would like to use any of these photographs for a purpose or product other than those indicated above, please contact us regarding the nature of your intended use.

Should you require additional information, please contact:


Yasmine Mingay
Director, Public Affairs
Cell.: 613-614-1195
Tel.: 819-776-8608
Fax : 819-776-8623

Avra Gibbs Lamey
Senior Communications and Media Relations Officer
Cell.: 613-791-0910
Tel.: 819-776-8607
Fax : 819-776-8623


Shannyn Johnson
Image Reproduction Services
Tel.: 819-776-8686
Fax: 819-776-8623


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