WW1 French Postcards then and now!

France 2009 067 France 2009 072 Norette Dame 1 Notre Dame De Lorette 2 Notre Dame De Lorette 3 Notre Dame De Lorette 4 Notre Dame De Lorette

Following my recent WW1 Frontline Walk through France and Belgium I have become fascinated by old postcards showing views of the towns in these countries before, during and after WW1.

I have recently found some old postcards of Notre Dame De Lorette from just after WW1 and have spent time comparing these to some photos of the cemetery as it is today that I took on my recent WW1 Frontline Walk.

These postcards help to give me  a greater understanding and knowledge of the places I visited and how the landscapes changed so dramatically during WW1.

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s