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Sharpe, William Henry

Sharpe, William Henry Service Number 3616. Killed in Action 8th May 1918. France.

From Anzac to Armistice: Letters from the WW1 Battlefields

From Anzac to Armistice: Letters from the WW1 Battlefields. Soldiers' Letters from World War One Battlefields, as published in The Gosford Times newspaper, 1915-1919.

Global Leadership: How WWI Helped Unravel the British Empire

Indian soldiers serving with the British Army, at camp during World War I, circa 1916.

Army silhouette made from lyrics to U.S. Army song| composed by Harold Arberg 1956. Official in 1957. Played at the end of most Army ceremonies.

Some of the newer World War I Memorials in France

"In Flanders Fields" is a war poem written during the First World War by Canadian physician and Lieutenant Colonel John McCrae. He was inspired to write it on May after his friend and fellow soldier Alexis Helmer died in the Second Battle of Ypres.