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<b>Canada</b>  
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*'''[http://www.army.dnd.ca/48HIGHLANDERS/ The 48th Highlanders of Canada]''' - Official site.  
 
*'''[http://www.army.dnd.ca/48HIGHLANDERS/ The 48th Highlanders of Canada]''' - Official site.  
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<b>Czechoslovakia</b>
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*'''[http://www.santafe.edu/~shalizi/notebooks/czech-legions.html The Czech Legions.]'''  
 
*'''[http://www.santafe.edu/~shalizi/notebooks/czech-legions.html The Czech Legions.]'''  
  
  
<b>England / Great Britain</b>
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*The '''[http://www.pals.org.uk/pals_e.htm Accrington Pals]''' - site dedicated to the 11th (Service) Battalion (Accrington) East Lancashire Regiment (It even has a [http://www.pals.org.uk/pals_d.htm German-language] interface!)  
 
*The '''[http://www.pals.org.uk/pals_e.htm Accrington Pals]''' - site dedicated to the 11th (Service) Battalion (Accrington) East Lancashire Regiment (It even has a [http://www.pals.org.uk/pals_d.htm German-language] interface!)  
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<b>France</b>
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*'''[http://perso.wanadoo.fr/war_1 American Battlefields in France: Chateau-Thiery and Belleau Wood]'''.  
 
*'''[http://perso.wanadoo.fr/war_1 American Battlefields in France: Chateau-Thiery and Belleau Wood]'''.  
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<b>Germany</b>  
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*'''[http://www.erster-weltkrieg.clio-online.de/ Clio Online: Themenportal 1. Weltkrieg]'''<dd></dd>A German-language portal to the First World War.
 
*'''[http://www.erster-weltkrieg.clio-online.de/ Clio Online: Themenportal 1. Weltkrieg]'''<dd></dd>A German-language portal to the First World War.
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<b>Greece</b>
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*'''[http://www.hri.org/docs The Hellenic Resources Network.]''' Material related to Greece, Turkey, Cyprus, the Balkans, Armenia and Kurdistan during the Great War.
 
*'''[http://www.hri.org/docs The Hellenic Resources Network.]''' Material related to Greece, Turkey, Cyprus, the Balkans, Armenia and Kurdistan during the Great War.
  
  
'''Mexico'''  
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*'''[http://home.uleth.ca/~gallgr/revmex/index.html Historia de la Revolucion Mexicana:]''' A non-traditional view of the Mexican Revolution. En español.
 
*'''[http://home.uleth.ca/~gallgr/revmex/index.html Historia de la Revolucion Mexicana:]''' A non-traditional view of the Mexican Revolution. En español.
  
  
<b>The Netherlands</b>  
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*'''[http://www.greatwar.nl The Heritage of the Great War]''' based in The Netherlands: Great War posters, cartoons, photographs, articles dealing with toxic gas and shells.  
 
*'''[http://www.greatwar.nl The Heritage of the Great War]''' based in The Netherlands: Great War posters, cartoons, photographs, articles dealing with toxic gas and shells.  
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<b>Newfoundland</b>
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*'''[http://collections.ic.gc.ca/great_war/ Newfoundland and the Great War]'''  
 
*'''[http://collections.ic.gc.ca/great_war/ Newfoundland and the Great War]'''  
  
  
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*'''[http://www.nzmuseums.co.nz/ResultsCollection.asp?Collection=Military The New Zealand Military Museums]'''.  
 
*'''[http://www.nzmuseums.co.nz/ResultsCollection.asp?Collection=Military The New Zealand Military Museums]'''.  
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*'''[http://www.irishsoldier.org/ The Somme Heritage Centre, County Down,]''' Northern Ireland.
 
*'''[http://www.irishsoldier.org/ The Somme Heritage Centre, County Down,]''' Northern Ireland.
  
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*'''[http://www.worldwar1.com/post004.htm Posters of Russian soldiers in the Great War.]'''
 
*'''[http://www.worldwar1.com/post004.htm Posters of Russian soldiers in the Great War.]'''
  
  
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*'''[http://www.fettes.com/scotsatwar/ Scots at War]''' (Scotland)  
 
*'''[http://www.fettes.com/scotsatwar/ Scots at War]''' (Scotland)  
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*'''[http://www.btinternet.com/%7Ejames.fanning/westcalder1/index.html Far From the Front: War in a Scottish Village]'''  
 
*'''[http://www.btinternet.com/%7Ejames.fanning/westcalder1/index.html Far From the Front: War in a Scottish Village]'''  
  
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*'''[http://www.militarymuseum.co.za/welcome.html The South African War Museum]'''.  
 
*'''[http://www.militarymuseum.co.za/welcome.html The South African War Museum]'''.  
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*'''[http://aton.ttu.edu/ Archive of Turkish Oral Narrative]''' (Turkey)<dd></dd>Located at the library of Texas Tech University.  
 
*'''[http://aton.ttu.edu/ Archive of Turkish Oral Narrative]''' (Turkey)<dd></dd>Located at the library of Texas Tech University.  
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*'''[http://www.abmc.gov/ American Battlefields Monument Commission.]''' - Assistance in locating battlefields, gravesites.  
 
*'''[http://www.abmc.gov/ American Battlefields Monument Commission.]''' - Assistance in locating battlefields, gravesites.  
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<b>Miscellaneous Sites</b>  
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*A variety of materiel sites, including the '''[http://pease1.sr.unh.edu The World War I Modelling Page;]''' along with those concentrating on: '''[http://www.wpi.edu/~elmer/navy/battleships/germany.html Dreadnoughts,]''' '''[http://www.wpi.edu/~elmer/navy/battleships/england.html Battleships,]''' and the '''[http://www.oldrhinebeck.org Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome]''' These are supplemented by sites covering most aspects of Air Warfare:  
 
*A variety of materiel sites, including the '''[http://pease1.sr.unh.edu The World War I Modelling Page;]''' along with those concentrating on: '''[http://www.wpi.edu/~elmer/navy/battleships/germany.html Dreadnoughts,]''' '''[http://www.wpi.edu/~elmer/navy/battleships/england.html Battleships,]''' and the '''[http://www.oldrhinebeck.org Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome]''' These are supplemented by sites covering most aspects of Air Warfare:  

Revision as of 11:14, 19 July 2006

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General Information


Art, Photography, Cartoons and other Images

  • Art of the First World War
    An astounding collection representing artists from Guillaume Apollinaire through Eric Kennington to Ossip Zadkine - UNESCO.
  • La Guerre illustrée
    [The War in Pictures -- March 1918 French ed. of Verdenskrigen i billeder (below)]
    (London: Illustrated London News & Sketch, 1918).
    Digitized in University of Wisconsin Digital History Collection.
  • Louis Raemaekers, Raemaekers' Cartoons (London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1916).
    British propaganda cartoons on the German invasion of Belgium
    Digitally assembled at Brigham Young University.


Literature


Maps and Atlas

  • Maps of World War I, offering detailed maps of war plans, battles, and political realignments.


Music



By Country

Australia

  • The Australian Archives: From this page can be located Australian WWI serving personnel records, along with memorials and other records of Australian participation in the Great War.
  • The Australian Defence Force Academy: Includes access to the 'First AIF Database Project' which... seeks to record comprehensive information on all 332,000 men and women (i.e. nurses) who served in the the Australian Imperial Force 1914-19.


Belgium

  • Fort de Liezele. Belgium - 1908-1914; concrete fortifications. In Dutch and English.

A new Belgian site, 'In Flanders Fields'.

  • Les Chevaliers du Ciel, a site in French, from Belgium, on the German fliers, including Richthofen, Voss, Udet.


Canada

  • The Black Watch (RHR) of Canada - the senior Canadian Highland Regiment.
  • Canada at War - The National SchoolNet collections site, part of Canada's Digital Collections, includes the: CEF Attestation Papers; Books of Remembrance; Aviation Hall of Fame; Canadian Military Medals and Decorations; Canadian Veterans Recollect; Courage Remembered; The Northwest Rebellion of 1885; the Taconis Collection and Canadian Military Uniforms. Major resource, en français et anglais.
  • Over the Top, an interactive trench adventure at the Canadian War Museum.


Czechoslovakia


England / Great Britain ==

  • The Accrington Pals - site dedicated to the 11th (Service) Battalion (Accrington) East Lancashire Regiment (It even has a German-language interface!)
  • Captain Noel Chavasse, Medical Officer of the 10th (Liverpool Scottish) Battalion, the King's (Liverpool) Regiment, England, the only man to win the Victoria Cross twice during the Great War. The primary reference for this life.
  • Chailey 1914-1918 - the story of a village community (in what is now East Sussex) during the First World War.
  • Hellfire Corner, a WWI site by Tom Morgan focusing on British and Imperial involvement.

The International Internet Encyclopædia of the First World War, England, an ambitious schools project with local history links. Ongoing.

  • The Psywar Society of Great Britain publishes The Falling Leaf, which has published articles dealing with the Great War, including 'The First Leaflet of the First World War', 'Propaganda Behind The Lines', and 'Air Disseminated Postcards of the First World War.


France

  • La Deuxième Bataille de la Marne 1914-1918, France - The Second Battle of the Marne River; Pour tout savoir sur la Bataille et les détails des opérations de la Commémoration de la Deuxième Bataille de la Marne.
  • Vestiges militaria - French-language portal to war relics & personal collections left over from the First and the Second World Wars.


Germany


Greece


Mexico


The Netherlands


Newfoundland


New Zealand

  • New Zealand and the Great War. Peter Hoar's contribution to mark New Zealand's participation in the war, including memorial sites, chronology and bibliography.


Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland


Russia


Scotland (see also Great Britain)


South Africa


Turkey/Ottoman Empire


United States

  • Harry S Truman Library, (USA) - with a wide variety of representative documents and photos concerning the President's experiences.
  • Life at Camp Funston: Reflections of Army Sergeant Charles L. Johnston, USA. Co-respondence, photographs, dealing with Camp Funston (Ft. Riley), Kansas, 1918.
  • World War I History Commission Questionnaires of the State of Virginia, USA. The surveys of World War I veterans in Virginia, a fully-searchable database of over 14,900 records, one for each questionnaire respondent, accessible by name, city/county, and race. Each record is also linked to digitized images of each page of the questionnaires, as well as any accompanying material such as photographs and additional pages submitted by the respondents.


Miscellaneous Sites




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