Old Postcards DecemberDecember 16th, 1916
Ruins of Maurepas (Somme) from a postcard dated December 16th, 1916. Maurepas was part of the Battel of the Somme in WWI.
Back of postcard with letter written by a solder.
Sir and Madam,
You need to know I have again returned to the front. But I assure you we aren't happy to be in mud up to our knees and when we come back at night all wet we only have a hole in the ground to dry off in. Even with all that I'm in good health.
Hello home from your devoted fountain Lucien.
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