'An Incident in the Retreat from Mons', (1919). Creator: Unknown.

'An Incident in the Retreat from Mons', (1919). Creator: Unknown.

2-710-691 - The Print Collector/Heritage Images

'An Incident in the Retreat from Mons', (1919). Scene from the First World War: in August 1914 the British Expeditionary Force were attacked by the Germans at Mons in Belgium. 'A number of wounded were sheltered in a church over which the Red Cross flag was flying. The Germans began to shell the building...' After 'The Famous Four Days Retreat from Mons: How the wounded helped the wounded'. From "The History of the Great European War: its causes and effects", Vol. II, by W. Stanley Macbean Knight. [Caxton Pulishing Company, Limited, London, 1919]

Image Details

People Information

  1. Unknown, attributed to: :
  1. Fortunino Matania: Italian: Artist, painter
People Related
  1. William Stanley Macbean Knight: : Writer, author
  2. Caxton Publishing Company: English: Publisher, publishers, publishing

Geographic Hierarchy

World Europe Belgium Wallonia Hainaut, Province de Mons

  1. 50 27 00 N , 003 56 00 E

Category Hierarchy

History & Politics War & Military Wars, Battles & Events

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Digital Image Size

Pixel Dimensions (W x H) : 5692x3813
File Size : 63,585kb


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  1. 2-710-691
  1. 2710691

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