1915 WW1 PRINT Island of Lemnos Greece KITCHENER AT MOUDROS Dysentery;Trench Leg

Product code: 27 Nov 2015 ILN Pages large
£25.00
Original WW1 antique print of the Island of Lemnos Greece KITCHENER AT MOUDROS Dysentery; Trench Leg; see main description for detailed content and condition.

1915 WW1 Antique Print showing The Island of Lemnos Greece KITCHENER AT MOUDROS Dysentery; Trench Leg DRAWINGS

Full page print from:

THE GRAPHIC Newspaper

DATED 1915

TITLED: The Stepping Stone to Gallipoli - Sketches at the Advanced Base Depot in Lemnos

A wonderful full page print suitable for framing. It shows two prints from drawings by B. Halton. The first is entitled Lord Kitchener at Mudros: A Surprise Inspection of Reinforcements. The second shows a regiment returning from the Gallipoli Trenches: a handful of men worn out with dysentery, and with trench Legs failing under them - B. Halton Nov 1st 1915.

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One the front reverse are three photographic images with text showing refugees etc:

Serbian Refugees.
Italian Chidlren Saved from the Torpedoed Ancona.
French Prisoners of War Released From Germany.
There is also an article by F. R. on the page entitled Hurrying from the Hun: Adventures of Fugitives by Land and Sea it gives a very interesting account of an English girl escaping from Belgium to Holland. sleekburnc.


CONDITION/DIMENSIONS

This print is from an original newspaper from the date stated; not a scan and not a later re-print. A publication similar to The Illustrated London News, The Graphic was a weekly illustrated newspaper published by H. R. Baines and Company Ltd of Tallis House, Whitefriars, City of London. The page measures overall 395 x 275 mm (15.5 x 10.75 " ) approx. It is printed on both sides. There is a little age yellowing. This item will be packaged in a tube. The descriptive text in my listing, details the content in my words and not necessarily what is written on the original page.


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Product Code 27 Nov 2015 ILN Pages large