At war: This action-packed scene shows tanks, planes and infantry clashing at the Somme in 1916. Shepard did not come to illustrate children's classics Winne the Pooh and The Wind in the Willows for years after the war

WWI sketches by Winnie the Pooh illustrator E.H. Shepard unearthed

At war: This action-packed scene shows tanks, planes and infantry clashing at the Somme in 1916. Shepard did not come to illustrate children's classics Winne the Pooh and The Wind in the Willows for years after the war

<b>These black-and white photos show women working as nurses, firefighters, and soldiers.</b>

14 Striking Photos Of Women At Work During The First World War

<b>These black-and white photos show women working as nurses, firefighters, and soldiers.</b>

A British WWI Poster to help raise funds for the Belgian Red Cross. Illustrated by Charles Buchel and printed by Johnson, Riddle & Co., Ltd., London, S.E., c. 1915. The poster shows a Red Cross nurse,

Belgian Red Cross

A British WWI Poster to help raise funds for the Belgian Red Cross. Illustrated by Charles Buchel and printed by Johnson, Riddle & Co., Ltd., London, S.E., c. 1915. The poster shows a Red Cross nurse,

BEFORE TWITTER In July, 1917, a new scheme for warning the people of London of impending air raids was adopted. When enemy aircraft were approaching, policemen with a notice warning passers-by to “take cover”

BEFORE TWITTER In July, 1917, a new scheme for warning the people of London of impending air raids was adopted. When enemy aircraft were approaching, policemen with a notice warning passers-by to “take cover”

Historical Times- Private Henry "Black Death" Johnson in 1916, finally given the Medal of Freedom for heroism in WWI

Historical Times- Private Henry "Black Death" Johnson in 1916, finally given the Medal of Freedom for heroism in WWI

Eugene Jacques Bullard was the first African American military pilot and one of two known black combat pilots in World War I.

Eugene Jacques Bullard was the first African American military pilot and one of two known black combat pilots in World War I.

"Bent double, like old beggars under sacks,  Knock-kneed, coughing like hags, we cursed through sludge..." -  Great War Poet, Wilfred Owen.

"Bent double, like old beggars under sacks, Knock-kneed, coughing like hags, we cursed through sludge..." - Great War Poet, Wilfred Owen.

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