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Photo albums from the First World War
Photo albums from the First World War
42  DOCUMENTS
World War I: Key figures
World War I: Key figures
14  DOCUMENTS
World War I: Assassination
World War I: Assassination
9  DOCUMENTS
World War I: Mobilisation
World War I: Mobilisation
15  DOCUMENTS
World War I: Uniforms
World War I: Uniforms
14  DOCUMENTS
World War I: Ground warfare
World War I: Ground warfare
20  DOCUMENTS
World War I: Aerial warfare
World War I: Aerial warfare
18  DOCUMENTS
World War I: Naval warfare
World War I: Naval warfare
12  DOCUMENTS
World War I: Women in Wartime
World War I: Women in Wartime
142  DOCUMENTS
World War I Armistice
World War I Armistice
10  DOCUMENTS
World War I: Aftermath
World War I: Aftermath
13  DOCUMENTS
World War One in Paintings
World War One in Paintings
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World War One
2018 will mark the centenary of the end of the First World War. From 2014 to 2018, people across the globe have come together to commemorate those who lived, fought and in many cases died during this global conflict.

Since 2014, we have been working hard on a digitisation project to research and document the personal photograph albums of soldiers and families caught up in the Great War. We have also been researching deep into our own archives and those of our partner agencies to add to our already extensive collection of images from the period.

These selections of images, chosen especially by our researchers in London, focus on the First World War from beginning to conclusion. Many images are available exclusively through akg-images, with many more related to the topics available on our website.