Framed, signed by 'Edouard Leon' and dated 1915. Reference to '26 Rgt d'Inf Tale'. Dimensions: 60,8 cm x 46,2 cm.
Ingekaderd, gesigneerd door 'Edouard Leon' en 1915 gedateerd. Verwijzing naar '26 Rgt d'Inf Tale'. Afmetingen: 60,8 cm x 46,2 cm.
Small set of a french prisoner of war which was staying in 'Lager Holzminden'. The postcard is dated 3.2.1917. The germans used one of their old army barracks as an POW-camp. It was put into service in september 1917. During one famous prisoner-escape in July 1918 29 prisoners could flee the camp.
Montcalm was a Gueydon-class armoured cruiser built for the French Navy in the 1890s. The ship saw service during World War I in the Pacific. Following the war, Montcalm was used as an accommodation ship. In 1934, the vessel was renamed Trémintin and was sunk during World War II by British aircraft. Laid down by Forges et Chantiers de la Méditerranée at their La Seyne-sur-Mer shipyard on 27 September 1898, she was launched on 27 March 1900 and was commissioned on 24 March 1902, before completing her trials, to ferry the President of the Republic, Émile Loubet, to Russia. After the outbreak of World War I, Montcalm supported in the Australian capture of Rabaul in September 1914. She was decommissioned and hulked as a accommodation ship on 28 October 1926. The ship was renamed Trémintin on 26 September 1934. She was at Brest in 1940 and was there sunk by the Royal Air Force on 16 August 1944.
Dimensions: 35 cm x 21 cm x 2cm.
This small statues were made in terracotta with soil of the battlefield of 'Verdun' inside. They were bought to honour the fallen french soldiers.
last picture is not included but for information purposes. Original item!
Multiple available - all same condition.
This poster was issued so that the French citizens would subscribe to a war loan. Eventually it generated 13 million French francs. The poster was probably once glued and then removed, causing the upper edge to be damaged. There are also small cracks and folds.
Published in 1915. Drawing by 'Adler Jules °1865-1952'.
Dimensions: approx 120 cm x 80 cm.
Deze poster werd uitgegeven zodat de Franse burgers zouden intekenen op een oorlogslening. Uiteindelijk bracht deze 13 miljoen Franse francs op.
De poster werd waarschijnlijk ooit vastgelijmd en vervolgens verwijderd waardoor de bovenste rand is beschadigd. Verder zijn er nog kleine scheuren en plooien. Uitgegeven in 1915. Tekening door 'Adler Jules °1865 - 1952'.
Afmetingen: ca. 120 cm x 80 cm.
The 'Diderot' was built in 1907 and put into active service in August 1911. The ship participated in the Battle of Antivari of August 16, 1914 in the Adriatic Sea and was part of escorts of convoys in the Mediterranean during the war. The boat was dismantled in 1937.
Fair condition, dimensions: 60,7 cm x 27,2 cm x 1 cm.
De 'Diderot' werd in 1907 gebouwd en in augustus 1911 in actieve dienst gesteld. Het schip nam deel aan de Slag bij Antivari van 16 augustus 1914 in de Adriatische Zee en maakte deel uit van de escorts van konvooien in de Middellandse Zee tijdens de oorlog. Het schip werd in 1937 ontmanteld.
Redelijke toestand, afmetingen: 60,7 cm x 27,2 cm x 1 cm.