First World War Postcard home from France “A mon petit gars!”

£10.00

First World War Postcard home from France “A mon petit gars!” Imagery of child at desk, with soldier in in trenches.

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Original First World War Postcard home from France “A mon petit gars! Tu peux compter sur moi, mon fils, sur ma tendresse, Jusqu’au bout je saurai defendre ta jeunesse!”.

Roughly translates as “To my little boy, You can count on me, my son, on my tenderness, Until the end I will defend your childhood!”

Imagery of child at desk, with soldier in in trenches.

Written on with the following, slightly incorrect statement (it is his little boy the card refers to):

This is a French soldier thinking of his little girl he is in a dugout.

Condition: used with corner damage.

Size: 137mm x 88mm

Postcard comes without mount as standard.

Buying as a gift? You can choose a mount and frame at checkout.

Additional information

Date Printed

1910s

Date Stamped

N/A

Printed By

Unknown

Printed In

France

Recipient

Unknown

Size

137mm x 88mm

Stamp

N/A

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