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Auf Befehl S.M. des Kaisers veröffentlicht zu Gunsten des Roten Kreuzes. Die verheerende Wirkung eines einzigen deutschen 42 cm - Geschosses auf das Panzerfort Loucin [sic] der Festung Lüttich. Fort cuirassé de Loucin [sic] de la forteresse de Liège après un seul coup du mortier de siège - 42 cm allemand. Ironclad fort Loucin [sic] of the Fortress Liège after a single shot of the German 42 cm siege - mortar. Forte corrazato [sic] appartenente alla fortezza de Liegi dopo un solo colpo del 42 cm mortaio d'assedio tedesco. Loucin [sic] pansarfort (Liège-fästning) efter ett enda skott med den tyska 42 cm belägrings-mörsaren. Loucin [sic] pantserfortet (Liège-Faestning) efter et eneste skud med den tyske 42 cm Beleiringsmørser. Pantserfort Loucin [sic] aan de vesting Luik behoorende [sic] efter een enkelde [sic] schoot mede het Duitsche 42 cm belegerings-houwitser. Opancerzony fort Loucin [sic] fortecy Leodyum po jednem strzale niemieckiego 42 cm moździerza oblęźniczego. броненосный фортъ лусинъ [sic] лiежской kpпости [sic] пocл [sic] одного выстрла [sic] германскаго 11 - цюймового осаднаго мортнра.

Physical Description

One black and white postcard with a divided back. The postcard was published by Gustav Liersch and Company in Berlin, Germany.

Condition

Used

Sender

Evelyn Philips [Liège, Belgium]

Recipient

Miss May Clarke [St. Joseph, Missouri]

Language of Message

English

Language of Postcard

Danish, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Polish, Rusian, Swedish

Location

Belgium–Wallonia Region–Liège Province–Ans

Publisher

Gustav Liersch & Co.

Publisher Series

7079

Date Issued

1908-

Object Type

Postcard

Object Size

14 X 09 cm

Original Collection

San Diego College for Women Postcard Collection

Digital Collection

Belgian Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Collection Number

Liege-19

Date Digitized

2014-04-10

Image Format

image/JPEG

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

O:\Archives\SDCWPostcardCollection\Europe\Belgium\Liege-19A

Image File Size

190 KB

Copyright

Copyright not evaluated

Keywords

Liège (Belgium), Monuments & memorials; Forts & fortifications

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