The inspiration to make this particular post came from a moving and special album of photographs of animals and WWl Album link will open in a separate window
Animals in War WWI (video below) - is a tribute using WWI footage from Pathé News*
This film thanks the forgotten army of WWI a war in which millions of animals gave their lives.
The animals were selected for their variety of natural skills and instincts and they displayed unwavering courage even when exposed to extreme conditions.
*Pathé News captured many of the most momentous events in 20th century war history