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Catalog Number 2003.38.77
Object Name Postcard, Inscribed
Accession number 2003.38
Description An inscribed postcard in French from Robert Cottel to Miss Battershill at the Red Cross station in Brest, France.

The front of the postcard has a black and white photograph of bombed out Saint Quentin centered on the church. Written on the back is the statement "je vous envoie les ruines de la villa de St. Quentin Meilleur Amitie" which is French for "I send you the ruins of the Villa of St. Quentin Meilleus Amiti- Robert Cottel"

From the service of PFC Clarence A. Marlette Company B, 18th Infantry, 1st Division, then Headquarters Company, 1st Replacement Depot, then Sergeant in the American Red Cross, and the service of Florence S. Battershill, stenographer with the American Red Cross.
Date n.d
Subjects Ruins
Churches
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