Shell hole advance

Available issues: 1

Published Issue Title
1917 Vol. 1, no. 1 (Feb. 22, 1917)
Document Record
Creator Canada. Canadian Army. 11th Infantry Brigade.
Title Shell hole advance
Published [France : s.n., 1917-191-]
Identifier 8_06797
Subject Canada. Canadian Army. 11th Infantry Brigade -- Periodicals.
Canada. Armée canadienne. 11th Infantry Brigade -- Périodiques.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Canada -- Periodicals.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Journalism, Military -- France.
Guerre mondiale, 1914-1918 -- Canada -- Périodiques.
Guerre mondiale, 1914-1918 -- Presse militaire -- France.
Notes Vol. 1, no. 1 (Feb. 22, 1917)-
Title from caption.
Title from title screen.
Edited by Lieut. R.J. Burde.
"Published in the interest of the Brigade by permission of Brigadier- General V.W. Odium, D.S.O."
Issues reproduced: Vol. 1, no. 1 (Feb. 22, 1917)
"Sometimes in these publications [i.e. Trench journals] romanticized imagery of individuals perishing in a bold thrust was replaced with macabre humour about indiscrimate slaughter. The Shell-Hole Advance told members of the 11th Infantry Brigade that by the time hostilities ceased, French and Belgian farmers would already be more than amply compensated for any damage by well churned and fertilized fields." Cf. Jeff Keshen's "Propaganda and Censorship during Canada's Great War, p. 142-3 dq=%22shell+hole+advance%22&source=bl&ots=HnSbEAl_56&sig=rd2vQiv TLPZvKpW1BCLEZ075YB8&hl=en&sa=X&ei=5xCkT5GqL8SG6QHlkdmxCQ&ved=0C EAQ6AEwAA#v=onepage&q=%22shell%20hole%20advance%22&f=false
v. ; 28 cm
Collection Early Canadian Periodicals
Language English
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