“Miss Edith Cavell” Woven Portrait Ribbon Postcard WWI Nurse and Hero

British nurse. She is celebrated for saving the lives of soldiers from both sides without discrimination and in helping some 200 Allied soldiers escape from German-occupied Belgium during the First World War, for which she was arrested. She was accused of treason, found guilty by a court-martial and sentenced to death. Despite international pressure for mercy, she was shot by a German firing squad. Her execution received worldwide condemnation and extensive press coverage. About 5 3/8” x 3 3/8”. Woven ribbon mounted with reverse paper sealing back.

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“Miss Edith Cavell” Woven Portrait Ribbon Postcard WWI Nurse and Hero“Miss Edith Cavell” Woven Portrait Ribbon Postcard WWI Nurse and Hero
“Miss Edith Cavell” Woven Portrait Ribbon Postcard WWI Nurse and Hero
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