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The Great War: Politicians


Politicians from all over the world were drawn together from initial secret talks, to the Paris Peace Conference in 1919. Great Britain began the war under Herbert Asquith, who led a coalition government from 1915, and was then taken over the following year by David Lloyd George and his formation of the War Cabinet.

Sir Joseph George Ward, 1st Bt

Sir Joseph George Ward, 1st Bt

1856-1930
Prime Minister of New Zealand and entrepreneur
Sitter in 19 portraits
Eugene Wason

Eugene Wason

1846-1927
Politician and lawyer
Sitter in 8 portraits