Percy Routley WW1 Photos

Percival Charles Routley, born in 1890, served as a Lieutenant in the Welsh Regiment for the British Royal Flying Corps and the Royal Air Force during World War I from 1915-1919. He served as a pilot and photographer, flying over sensitive areas and providing the Allies intelligence about enemy artillery fortification, troop locations, and areas that were bombarded. The photos in this collection were taken during his time in the service. After serving in the war, Percy became a teacher and died in Victoria in 1976. Percy’s photos were shared to Thompson Rivers University by his grandson, Dr. Ian Routley of Lillooet.


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	29th Div. British attempt to straighten the line
Title:
29th Div. British attempt to straighten the line
Created Date:
2018-08-01T18:36:58.585Z
Type:
StillImage, aerial photographs
	After the Bosche Retreat of Spring 1917
Title:
After the Bosche Retreat of Spring 1917
Created Date:
2018-08-01T18:34:19.716Z
Type:
StillImage, aerial photographs
	An example of an annotated photograph with local names of trenches inserted also information collected from all sources
Title:
An example of an annotated photograph with local names of trenches inserted also information collected from all sources
Created Date:
2018-08-27T18:34:44.203Z
Type:
StillImage, aerial photographs
	Barges and trains at Roulers from 16,000 feet
Title:
Barges and trains at Roulers from 16,000 feet
Created Date:
2018-08-01T18:33:48.667Z
Type:
StillImage, aerial photographs
	Battery has been firing in the light snow
Title:
Battery has been firing in the light snow
Created Date:
2018-08-01T18:33:40.297Z
Type:
StillImage, aerial photographs
	Battery position in the snow
Title:
Battery position in the snow
Created Date:
2018-08-01T18:30:44.091Z
Type:
StillImage, aerial photographs
	Bazentin le Petit, just on West of the famous "High Wood South of Bapaume"
Title:
Bazentin le Petit, just on West of the famous "High Wood South of Bapaume"
Created Date:
2018-08-27T18:34:23.070Z
Type:
StillImage, aerial photographs
	Bomb falling
Title:
Bomb falling
Created Date:
2018-08-01T18:37:45.613Z
Type:
StillImage, aerial photographs
	Bombed out unknown church and town
Title:
Bombed out unknown church and town
Created Date:
2018-08-01T18:37:41.284Z
Type:
StillImage, aerial photographs
	Bosche battery position on the Somme
Title:
Bosche battery position on the Somme
Created Date:
2018-08-01T18:31:18.498Z
Type:
StillImage, aerial photographs
	British bomb raid on Roulens
Title:
British bomb raid on Roulens
Created Date:
2018-08-01T18:32:44.430Z
Type:
StillImage, aerial photographs
	Burnt out village
Title:
Burnt out village
Created Date:
2018-08-01T18:32:00.663Z
Type:
StillImage, aerial photographs
	Canal du Nord
Title:
Canal du Nord
Created Date:
2018-08-01T18:32:30.215Z
Type:
StillImage, aerial photographs
	Cut down orchard
Title:
Cut down orchard
Created Date:
2018-08-01T18:34:30.967Z
Type:
StillImage, aerial photographs
	Cut down trees on the road after the Bosche retreat of 1917
Title:
Cut down trees on the road after the Bosche retreat of 1917
Created Date:
2018-08-01T18:30:07.085Z
Type:
StillImage, aerial photographs
	Destroyed German tank
Title:
Destroyed German tank
Created Date:
2018-08-27T18:34:36.623Z
Type:
StillImage, aerial photographs
	Destroyed canal bridge
Title:
Destroyed canal bridge
Created Date:
2018-08-01T18:31:47.976Z
Type:
StillImage, aerial photographs
	Digging in
Title:
Digging in
Created Date:
2018-08-01T18:32:22.749Z
Type:
StillImage, aerial photographs
	Farmland being fertilized
Title:
Farmland being fertilized
Created Date:
2018-08-01T18:33:05.795Z
Type:
StillImage, aerial photographs
	Fortified crater near Mametz
Title:
Fortified crater near Mametz
Created Date:
2018-08-01T18:35:02.708Z
Type:
StillImage, aerial photographs
	Fricourt Wood
Title:
Fricourt Wood
Created Date:
2018-08-27T18:34:58.759Z
Type:
StillImage, aerial photographs
	Fricourt Wood and Mametz Village
Title:
Fricourt Wood and Mametz Village
Created Date:
2018-08-01T18:31:32.874Z
Type:
StillImage, aerial photographs
	German trenches and forts at Les Boefus & Morval
Title:
German trenches and forts at Les Boefus & Morval
Created Date:
2018-08-01T18:35:33.512Z
Type:
StillImage, aerial photographs
	Gommecourt Wood
Title:
Gommecourt Wood
Created Date:
2018-08-01T18:36:51.339Z
Type:
StillImage, aerial photographs
	Hargicourt - alternate view, April 6, 1917
Title:
Hargicourt - alternate view, April 6, 1917
Created Date:
2018-08-01T18:30:21.210Z
Type:
StillImage, aerial photographs

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