Postcards from the Great War 05

Today’s card is about when an older man tries to enlist.

The Humour of the Great War

Today (August 1st) is the centenary of Germany’s declaration of war on Russia.


Artist – Douglas Tempest, Published by Bamforth & Co.

“Witty Comic” Series No. 689

Postmarked Oct 27th 1918, and sent to Private Jack Metcalfe 137742, M.G.C., Bath War Hospital, Bath.

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