Cambrai- World War I

The Battle of Cambrai was the first large scale battle in which tanks were used.  The American Civil War is considered to be the first modern war, but World War I introduced so many new weapons and concepts, it must have been truly terrifying.
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Canadian troops are walking through the rubble.  The Parish of St. Vaast and St. Gery of Cambrai is in the background and still stands today.

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14 thoughts on “Cambrai- World War I

  1. good job Harrison

    On Fri, Feb 17, 2017 at 7:29 PM, The Sketch Book wrote:

    > Harrison Monahan posted: “The Battle of Cambrai was the first large scale > battle in which tanks were used. The American Civil War is considered to > be the first modern war, but World War I introduced so many new weapons and > concepts, it must have been truly terrifying. Canadian ” >

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