Canada and the First World War

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In the Franco-Prussian War of 1870-1871, France lost the provinces of Alsace and Lorraine to the new German Empire. Avenging this defeat and regaining lost territory were France's principal war aims.

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Beaverbrook Collection of War Art
CWM 19910216-391