The veteran's farewell

Place Europe: United Kingdom
Accession Number ARTV01313
Collection type Art
Measurement Overall: 76.2 x 50.4 cm
Object type Poster
Physical description photolithograph on paper
Maker Dadd, Frank
Parliamentary Recruiting Committee
Straker Brothers Ltd
Date made 1914
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


A British recruiting poster depicting a Chelsea pensioner, in uniform, shaking the hand of a young soldier in uniform while enlistees march behind an officer in the background. The poster is accompanied by the text "Good Bye, lad. I only wish I were young enough to go with you! ENLIST NOW!".

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