Topic: A Kiss from Belgium (c1917)

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This World War I (1914-1918) silk embroidered postcard was made in France. It is from the private collection of Penelope McLeod.

The front of the card is of an envelope design with an image of a girl in a skirt incorporating the Union Jack, French and Belgian flags. The skirt lifts up to reveal the space intended for a greeting card.

A Kiss from Belgium (c1917) - front 

The back of it features a handwritten message: To Fred, From Dad with love. At this stage it is not known who either Fred or his father were.

A Kiss from Belgium (c1917) - back

 

Sources:

Australian War Memorial

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A Kiss from Belgium (c1917)


Year:c.1917