Fascinating photo of a large pile of German siege guns, 155’s, minniewerfers and trench mortars of every description. Piled in main square of central Paris.
On back long text the history of Place de la Concorde, the history of the guns “belched forth death”, and a description of the area around the Place.
18776 – Captured German Guns, Place de la Concorde, Paris, France.
9 x 18 cm. Curbed as in normal, condition VF
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