An elevated view of the beach, crowded with Australian and New Zealand troops the day after the landing at Anzac Cove, Gallipoli. Ships can be seen in the background 26 April 1915. Australian War Memorial A03868.

prev pinner note: An elevated view of the beach, crowded with Australian and New Zealand troops the day after the landing at Anzac Cove, Gallipoli. Ships can be seen in the background 26 April Australian War Memorial WWI

Aisne - There were three Battles of the Aisne between 1914 and 1918, fought along the Aisne river in northern France. This photograph from 1917 shows soldiers and a guard dog at a French observation post on the Chemin des Dames during the second battle.

Aisne - There were three Battles of the Aisne between 1914 and fought along the Aisne river in northern France. This photograph from 1917 shows soldiers and a guard dog at a French observation post on the Chemin des Dames during the second battle.

The Third Battle of the Aisne. French infantry coming back through Passy-sur-Marne pass British regimental band resting by the roadside, 29 May 1918.

scrapironflotilla: “ The Third Battle of the Aisne. French infantry coming back through Passy-sur-Marne pass British regimental band resting by the roadside, 29 May ”

This First World War New Zealand Maori Pioneer Battalion flag is attributed to Captain Pirimi Tahiwi. The motto 'Te Hokowhitu a Tu' means 'The 70 twice-told warriors of the War God'.

Pioneer Battalion flags: Tāhiwi flag – Ngā haki – Māori and flags

A war memorial in France to the British officers who fell in the battles of Aisne and Marne

French to praise Brit troops at First Battle of the Marne anniversary

(WWI) The Soissons Memorial to the missing of Aisne and Marne battles is unveiled by General A Hamilton-Gordon.

Pioneer Battalion soldiers at funeral of Lieutenant-Colonel George A King, Ypres

New Zealand (Māori) Pioneer Battalion - Wikipedia

Flamethrowers and grenadiers mopping up German dugouts during the First Division attack at the Battle of Cantigny, May 28, 1918.

Flamethrowers and grenadiers mopping up German dugouts during the First Division attack at the Battle of Cantigny, May

Bulford Kiwi,Wiltshire, cut by the New Zealand forces to commemorate their occupation of Sling Camp, Bulford, Salisbury Plain, during WWI

Bulford Kiwi,Wiltshire, cut by the New Zealand forces to commemorate their occupation of Sling Camp, Bulford, Salisbury Plain, during WWI

MINISTRY INFORMATION FIRST WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION (Q 11326)   Battle of Epehy. Three soldiers resting on ground near Epehy captured by the 12th Division that day. (18 September 1918).

Battle of Épehy. Three British soldiers resting on ground near Épehy captured by the Division that day, 18 September Q 11326

German prisoners near Havrincourt, 20 November 1917 Men of 11th Battalion, Royal Irish Fusiliers shepherd a group of German prisoners near Havrincourt of the first day of the Battle of Cambrai. The opening day of the attack saw rapid and substantial gains, including the taking of sections of the Hindenburg Line and the village of Havrincourt. These men were among over 4,000 German soldiers taken prisoner on 20 November.

German prisoners near Havrincourt, 20 November 1917 Men of 11th Battalion, Royal Irish Fusiliers shepherd a group of German prisoners near Havrincourt of the first day of the Battle of Cambrai. The opening day of the attack saw rapid and substantial gains, including the taking of sections of the Hindenburg Line and the village of Havrincourt. These men were among over 4,000 German soldiers taken prisoner on 20 November.

Maori Pioneer Battalion WW1 - Wanganui & west Coast platoons. ca 1917

ca 1917

Etaples Cemetery © Benoit Diéval

Etaples Cemetery © Benoit Diéval

Battle of epehy, british wounded soldeir and a german prisioner sharing a cigarette, 18 sept. 1918

British and German wounded at an advanced dressing station near Epehy share a cigarette, 18 September source Aitken T. K Lt) copyright IWM Image (Q

Second battle of the Marne

Second battle of the Marne

The Second Battle of the Marne (Twentieth-Century Battles)

The Second Battle of the Marne (Twentieth-Century Battles)

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