In Action with our Canadian Troops, Official Pictures of the British Army in France

University Of Oxford First World War Poetry Digital Archive
Canadian troops on the Western Front, February 1916. Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry parade with the standard presented by the Princess, and march to the trenches. They enter heading towards "Prowse Point" the shallow, waterlogged trench which forms the junction of the British and Canadian lines. 5th (Saskatchewan) Battalion, 1st Division, repairs its own trenches and stops for a meal. The men of the battalion stand-to in their trench (which like the others is narrow,...