'Hands across the sea', embroidered postcard, 1916 (c)
Embroidered postcard with a French flag and a Union flag crossed, with clasped hands between, decorated with flowers, and with the inscription in yellow, 'Hands across the sea', below.
During World War One this postcard was sent by F R Childs to Miss Nell Childs, an accompanying 'On Active Service' envelope is stamped 20 July 1916.
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