Canadian WWI Propaganda Poster, found via Mental Floss - "You might recognize the image in this poster. After all, artist Hal Ross Perrigard based this 1915 poster on Whistler’s famous painting of his mother. What an American-born, British-based painter and his mother had to do with the Irish Canadian Rangers, I can’t tell you, but it does show that great art is appreciated even during major war periods." Artists Hal, Propaganda Posters, Picture-Black Posters, Canadian Rangers, Propoganda Posters, Wars Propaganda, Recruitment Posters, 1915 Posters, Irish Canadian
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Canadian WWI Propaganda Poster, found via Mental Floss - "Those who didn't want to fight (or couldn’t sign up for the army due to health issues or old age) but still wanted to serve their country could enroll in the military by joining the Canadian Forestry Battalion, which cleared areas for camps and air strips."
Canadian WWI Propaganda Poster, found via Mental Floss - "Here is another French Canadian poster, this one telling the story of Lieutenant-Colonel Menard, D.S.O, who received five wounds in five hours and still pushed the attackers back. Even after he was immobilized by his injuries, he helped organize an air raid to save his men. The top of the poster roughly translates to “This is what it will take to win.""
News that the monks of Antwerp refused to ring the church bells to celebrate the German invasion became embellished to the extent that by the time the story was reported in ‘Le Matin’ in Paris, it has morphed into a sensationalist tale of gratuitous German violence, with the bells of Antwerp being rung regardless, but with the defiant monks hung up inside the bells and used as human clappers…