Original Poster Bekanntmachung Review 29/08/1941 - D'Estienne d'Orves and The French Officers of Alexandria
An exceptional piece of history with this original old poster by Bekanntmachung Notice of 29/08/1941. The poster traces a crucial moment in World War II involving a group of naval officers based in Alexandria, Egypt, led by Honoré d'Estienne d'Orves and including heroes such as Roger Barberot and André Patou.
This courageous group refused the armistice, announced on the radio on June 17, and took bold steps to join the France Libre.
The gripping account of their escape, dispersal and heroic actions is a vivid testimony to the struggle for freedom during the war.
The poster also presents additional information about historical events, people involved and sources to learn more. It measures 47 x 37 cm and is in excellent condition, despite slight traces of wear and folds, which gives it an authentic charm.
For lovers of World War II history and collectibles, this poster is a rare opportunity to own a piece of history that recalls the courage and determination of those who fought for freedom.
Delve into the past with this poster and discover the heroism of men who chose to defy oppression.