Record Number : 94892 of 13452

Title : Newfoundland and the Great War

Description :
This website offers a digital collection of resources on the Newfoundland and Labrador community in Canada during the First World War. The site is published by the Newfoundland and Labrador Heritage Web Site, and has been funded and sponsored by Canada's Digital Collection program, Industry Canada, and the Association of Newfoundland and Labrador Heritage Archives. On the site users can access articles, images, audio files and video footage concerning this region during the Great War. Amongst the topics covered by this material are the war effort on the home front, paramilitary groups, women's participation, the regiments, the forestry corps, and commemorative efforts after World War One had ended.


Uncontrolled Keywords : World War One; First World War; heritage; Royal Newfoundland Regiment; Naval Reserve; VAD; Forestry Corps; Women's Patriotic Association; Beaumont Hamel; glass plate images

Controlled Keywords : Newfoundland; Labrador; Great War; voluntary aid detachments; wars; world wars; Canada; World War, 1914-1918; international relations; social conflicts; soldiers; sailors; battles; armies; navies; battlefields

Language : eng;

Period : 20th Century (1900 - 1945); 1914 - 1918

Geographic Name : Canada; North America

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