Battle of the Yser, 1914

Description

This postcard depicts the cruelty of the Battle of the Yser in October 1914. It shows an elderly farmer with a dead cow, and civilians on the run in the background.

There is often a fine line between information and propaganda. This especially applies to war postcards such as this one.

Full title:
At the Yser - 1914
Created:
1914
Format:
Postcard / Illustration
Held by:
Koninklijke Bibliotheek van België (Bibliotheque Royale de Belgique)
Copyright:
© Koninklijke Bibliotheek van België (Bibliotheque Royale de Belgique)