Photos of the First World War
For the centenary commemorations, our Historic England Archive team have picked out images and drawings relating to the First World War (WW1, WWI or World War One).
You can browse highlights from these on our Flickr pages below:
- Call to Arms and Propaganda
- Adapting Industry to the War Effort
- Women's Roles in the War Effort
- Conflict and Arms
- Military Personnel
- Convalescence and Rehabilitation
- Displacement and Refugees
- Military Architecture and Defence
- Damage and Aftermath of War
To see more images from our First World War selection, please visit the Historic England Archives website.
These images have been drawn from a wide range of different collections, with many coming from the Bedford Lemere collection of architectural photography.
The Historic England Archive in Swindon holds over 12 million photographs and drawings documenting the architectural and archaeological heritage of England.
For further information, please contact us.
The Engine House,
Fire Fly Avenue,