Armour in Canadian service: British tanks supporting Canadian Infantry in the First World War (1914-1918)

British tanks supporting Canadian Infantry in the First World War (1914-1918)

(Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3395270)

One of the Tanks used in the Vimy Ridge advance. July 1917.

(Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3395385)

Canadian Stretcher bearers going forward. Battle of Amiens. August, 1918.

(Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3395271)

Tanks waiting to go into action. July 1917


(Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3395394)

Tanks going forward through Hourges - Battle of Amiens. 9 August 1918.

(Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No.

Tanks passing through a field during the Battle of Amiens. August 1918.

(Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3395388)

Tank Officer and Men interested in an anti-tank rifle captured by Canadians. Battle of Amiens. August 1918.

(Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3522071)

A Tank crossing the German front line at Vimy. November 1917.

(Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3395386)

A Tank named TORONTO passing 8th Field Ambulance, Hangard. Battle of Amiens. August 1918.

(Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3405525)

Soldiers of the 5th Canadian Mounted Rifles on a British tank, August 1918.

(Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3395261)

Tank homeward bound, July 1917.

(Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3405526)

5th Canadian Mounted Rifles with a British tank, August 1918.

The solder leaning on his rifle may be Francis Pegahmagabow, Military Medal and two bars, a First Nations sniper during the war.