Soliders. Flies are one of your most dangerous enemies

Place Europe: United Kingdom
Accession Number ARTV07615
Collection type Art
Measurement Sheet: 54.2 cm x 44.5 cm
Object type Poster
Physical description chromolithograph on paper
Maker Army Printing and Stationery Services
Place made United Kingdom
Date made c.1914-1918
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


This British poster depicts soldiers having a meal outside, as well as showing where flies have travelled and can breed. This includes a field toilet, horses, manure and a rubbish bin. The foreground shows food crawling with flies.