Postcard 24 July 1915


Your Old devoted wounded [Friend]
Belgian Volunteer Soldier
8th regiment of the 2.2 line
Belgian Military Hospital for the Convalescent
Chateaugiron Ille-et-Vilaine
Dear Madam
I am sending you here a grenadier of the Belgian army. It is the uniform Pierre Rosseels used to wear. You have to keep these cards together, because they will become rare. You know well that the Belgian army will receive new uniforms and this is the old one.


Maria Anesti, “Postcard 24 July 1915,” War in other words, accessed May 24, 2019,

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