Canadian Expeditionary Force, 1914-1919 : official history of the Canadian Army in the First World War / G.W.L. Nicholson.

"Colonel G.W.L. Nicholson's Canadian Expeditionary Force, 1914-1919 was first published by the Department of National Defence in 1962 as the official history of the Canadian Army's involvement in the First World War. Immediately after the war ended Colonel A. Fortescue Duguid made a f...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Nicholson, G. W. L. 1902-1980, (Author)
Format: Book
Published: Montreal ; Kingston : McGill-Queen's University Press, 2015.
Series:Carleton library series ; 235.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Canada at war
  • Forging the weapon
  • The Battles of Ypres
  • Festubert and Givenchy, 1915
  • The St. Eloi Craters and Mount Sorrel, 1916
  • The Battles of the Somme, July-November 1916
  • Behind the front
  • The Battle of Vimy Ridge, 9-14 April 1917
  • The capture of Hill 70, 1917
  • Passchendaele, October-November 1917
  • Conscription
  • The German offensives of 1918
  • Amiens, 8-11 August 1918
  • Through the Hindenburg Line to Cambrai
  • The final advance, 12 October-11 November
  • Outside the corps
  • After the Armistice
  • Appendices. "A" Persons holding principal appointments ; "B" Canadian unites in France and Belgium, November 1918
  • "C" Appointments, enlistments, strength and casualties-Canadian Expeditionary Force
  • "D" Infantry Battalions which served with the Canadian Corps, showing subsidiary titles (where applicable) and places of mobilization or organization
  • "E" The results of the Military Service Act
  • "F" Battles and other engagements in which Canadian Forces participated
  • "G" Distinguishing patches of Canadian Units in the field.