This picture shows what is known as the "Big Four" the morning they signed the Treaty of Versailles. This treaty was signed in 1919, five days after the assassination of Franz Ferdinand and effectively ended World War One. It forced Germany to pay many reparations and set many limits on their military. Unfortunately, the Germans were angry that their leaders had agreed to such a treaty and did not abide by it, becoming one of the causes for WWII. Link: http://www.watchmojo.com/video/id/8...
Ypres, Belgium, WW1. On 20th Sept 1917, day 1 of the Battle of the Menin Rd, just outside Ypres, my g-g-uncle was killed fighting with the 20th Australian infantry battalion. He has no known grave is commemorated on the Menin Gate memorial.
WWI, 1918. A surrender "scarecrow' dressed in German trench coat, helmet, and gas mask holding a white flag, The photograph was taken in Virton, Belgium on December 2, 1918 almost a month after the war ended.
British soldier, adventurer and author Thomas Edward Lawrence (1888 - 1935) known as Lawrence Of Arabia. He joined the Arab revolt against the Ottoman Empire during World War I and was instrumental in the conquest of Palestine (1918).
General Joseph Joffre Handing out medals to soldiers who fought in the Battle of Verdun, March 1916.