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War Poster Vichy France WWII POW Volunteer Exchange

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Original vintage propaganda poster from World War Two issued in the Nazi occupied Vichy France. The text in French in black blue and white reads - La releve commence! Les ouvriers qui ont compris le pathetique appel du president P. Laval ont permis, par leur geste fraternel, un premier retour de prisonniers. D'autres ouvriers partiront... D'autres prisonniers reviendront... La releve est commencee! / The relief begins! The workers who understood the pathetic appeal of President P. Laval allowed, by their fraternal gesture, a first return of prisoners. Other workers will leave ... Other prisoners will return ... The relief has begun! - The poster features a French prisoner of war dressed in a military uniform with a bag over his shoulder returning from captivity in Germany to his family - wife and daughter, all against light green background. France had entered an agreement with the Nazi government, for one French prisoner to be released for every three French workers volunteering to work in Germany. Fair condition, restored tears, browning, foxing, restored paper loss, folds, staining, ink stamp on reverse. Country of issue: France, designer: Unknown, size (cm): 154x116, year of printing: 1942
Original vintage propaganda poster from World War Two issued in the Nazi occupied Vichy France. The text in French in black blue and white reads - La releve commence! Les ouvriers qui ont compris le pathetique appel du president P. Laval ont permis, par leur geste fraternel, un premier retour de prisonniers. D'autres ouvriers partiront... D'autres prisonniers reviendront... La releve est commencee! / The relief begins! The workers who understood the pathetic appeal of President P. Laval allowed, by their fraternal gesture, a first return of prisoners. Other workers will leave ... Other prisoners will return ... The relief has begun! - The poster features a French prisoner of war dressed in a military uniform with a bag over his shoulder returning from captivity in Germany to his family - wife and daughter, all against light green background. France had entered an agreement with the Nazi government, for one French prisoner to be released for every three French workers volunteering to work in Germany. Fair condition, restored tears, browning, foxing, restored paper loss, folds, staining, ink stamp on reverse. Country of issue: France, designer: Unknown, size (cm): 154x116, year of printing: 1942

Original Vintage Posters - Summer Sale

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Tags: Second World War, Browning, Poster, Uniform