Share your favorites on Show & Tell

An old card which dates back to those days when fathers had to leave their families and go to war...

In Cards > Greeting Cards > Show & Tell and Military and Wartime > World War Two > Show & Tell.
Greeting Cards74 of 103Post card nice Autumn poemOne of my "precious" Christmas cards ... Old ,written  by a man to his wife(?).Absolutely moving...
3
Love it
0
Like it

walksoftlywalksoftly loves this.
chinabluechinablue loves this.
miKKoChristmas11miKKoChristmas11 loves this.
Add to collection

    Please create an account, or Log in here

    If you don't have an account, create one here.


    Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate


    Posted 9 years ago

    Wild4deco
    (13 items)

    This old card of the 1940's recalls so many memories to our mothers and grandmotheres... At that time fathers had to go to war,leaving their wives and children alone...Memories which still hurt many people today...It was printed in France, and it bears the number 0 506.G and the letters AOE on the back...

    logo
    Greeting Cards
    See all
    Vintage Hallmark Greeting Note Card Unused + Envelope Dachshund Puppy Dog
    Vintage Hallmark Greeting Note Card...
    $11
    LOT OF Over 125 VTG Unused Greeting Cards 1960s-1980s Xmas Bday Get Well Blank +
    LOT OF Over 125 VTG Unused Greeting...
    $30
    Vintage STRAW HAT Greeting Cards & Box / 14 Cards / No Envelopes / Stationary
    Vintage STRAW HAT Greeting Cards & ...
    $18
    Vtg Greeting Card  LOT 44--  THANK YOU Cards--Used --1950-70's
    Vtg Greeting Card LOT 44-- THANK ...
    $13
    logo
    Vintage Hallmark Greeting Note Card Unused + Envelope Dachshund Puppy Dog
    Vintage Hallmark Greeting Note Card...
    $11
    See all

    Comments

    1. miKKoChristmas11 miKKoChristmas11, 9 years ago
      Thank you for posting this poignant reminder of the many sacrifices families made in the 1940's.
    2. Wild4deco Wild4deco, 9 years ago
      You're welcome!Thank you all!
    3. vintagemad vintagemad, 9 years ago
      This card is beautiful & haunting! The first thing that came to my mind is the families of today. To all the brave Men & Women, Mothers & Fathers, Sons & Daughters, Brothers & Sisters, Husbands & Wives THANK YOU! The sacrifices then and now are appreciated & not forgotten.
    4. Wild4deco Wild4deco, 9 years ago
      Thank you.

    Want to post a comment?

    Create an account or login in order to post a comment.