Saturday, November 10, 2018

58 Amazing Portrait Photos of Canadian Soldiers during the Great War









Lieutenant Felix Olivier Bolte, Canadian Expeditionary Force
Lt Bolte died, aged 24, on 2 September 1918 on the Western Front.



Private A. Blay



Corporal Filip Konowal  VC
47 (British Columbia) Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force. Corporal Konowal was awarded the Victoria Cross at the Battle of Hill 70 in Lens, France for the following actions during 22- 24 August 1917



Lieutenant C Alvarez 
32 Battalion, Canadian Infantry








William Simms











Harry Mason



Arthur and William Ware, No. 2 Construction Battalion



Charlie and Wally Gray







Carman Stothers





Frederick Maurice Watson Harvey



Three officers of The Royal Canadian Regiment: brothers Lieut. Rupert Murray Millett, MC, Lieut. Frederick Brenton Millett, MC, and Lieut. John Stanley Millett.



Lt William John Alexander Stewart, 12th Canadian Machine Gun Company July 15, 1917



Private Winfield Scott, 1915





Lt Col LeCain, 25th Battalion



Pte. Henry Roland Garnault Agassiz



John Malcolm Walker



Rupert Hinds



Colin Greener & Charles Light



Colin Greener



George Price








James Callaghan McQuire














Elsley Allen



Corporal Fred Christian Luft



Sapper Hugh C. Elliott, Royal Canadian Engineers



Lance Corporal C. Haskell




Private Louis Bender was killed 9 August 1918.





Private Leo Ferguson



Lieutenant Herbert Charles Rounds. He was killed in action on 26 August 1918.



Private A. Turner. He was killed in action on 11 April 1917 at Vimy Ridge, France.



 Captain Carleton Carroll Green.  He was killed in action at Courcelette on 26 September 1916 and was buried with his major and the colonel of the battalion with full military honours.



Private John M. Maley. He died in 1917.



Platoon Sergeant J. Spooner. He served with the 18th Battalion, 4th Brigade, of the Canadian Expeditionary Force. He was killed in action 14 November 1915.



Private Walter Conrad Schierholz. He was killed Dec. 1917.



Cadet Walter T. Philip. He enlisted at Kitchener, Ontario, in the Royal Flying Corps. He was killed in an accident at Leaside, Ontario, on 5 September 1918



Private Herbert and Corporal Fred Christian Luft











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