I recently inherited a box of my Grandfather’s old possessions, which alongside his WW2 service books and a Great War Memorial Plaque for my great-great-uncle, also contains a number of postcards dated from the mid-1930s. As well as being treasured heirlooms, the aged paper textures of these postcards also make fantastic design resources! Download this …

24 Free Authentic 1930s Vintage Postcard Textures

I recently inherited a box of my Grandfather’s old possessions, which alongside his service books and a Great War Memorial Plaque for my great-great-uncle, also contains a number of postcards dated from the As well as being treasured heirlo

Scottish American war memorial, Edinburgh © War Memorials Trust

Okay - so this one is not in Virginia, but it shows a different perspective on the soldier heading to war.the Scottish American war memorial, Edinburgh © War Memorials Trust

War Memorials Trust

War Memorials Trust

Found on the back of a milestone on Shooters Hill, London

Found on the back of a milestone on Shooters Hill, London. A milestone erected in the Century, to which a plate commemorating the the First World War battles of Ypres, and indicating the distance to Ypres has been attached.

(The Great War - War Memorials) Royal Artillery Memorial, Hyde Park Corner.

(The Great War - War Memorials) Royal Artillery Memorial, Hyde Park Corner.

Trooper Bert Main and Songster (the oldest horse to serve in WW1) in France 1915. Photo © Loughborough Carillon Tower and War Memorial Museum (This image is licensed under Creative Commons BY NC SA)

Reference inspiration - Trooper Bert Main and Songster (the oldest horse to serve in in France Photo © Loughborough Carillon Tower and War Memorial Museum (This image is licensed under Creative Commons BY NC SA)

Worcestershire, by Frank Sherwin. An un-named peaceful Worcestershire village, with its green and stone war memorial cross, and the rolling hills in the background. Original Vintage Railway Poster available on originalrailwayposters.co.uk

Worcestershire, by Frank Sherwin. An un-named peaceful Worcestershire village, with its green and stone war memorial cross, and the rolling hills in the background.

Khalanga War Memorial - Dehradun.  5km from Dehradun

Khalanga War Memorial - Dehradun. 5km from Dehradun

Imperial War Museum Reference 12987. The First World War Memorial in St Alban’s Church is in the form of a marble statue of St Joseph standing on a marble plinth which is inscribed with the n…

Imperial War Museum Reference 12987. The First World War Memorial in St Alban’s Church is in the form of a marble statue of St Joseph standing on a marble plinth which is inscribed with the n…

American US Marines and sailors resting at the base of a Japanese war memorial Okinawa Japan 12 April 1945.

American US Marines and sailors resting at the base of a Japanese war memorial Okinawa Japan 12 April

The Vietnam War Memorial Panorama in Rochester, New York

Vietnam War Memorial Panorama by William Norton

District of Columbia War Memorial 2 by Bryan Bromstrup

District of Columbia War Memorial 2 by Bryan Bromstrup

Red ceramic poppies fill the moat of the Tower of London to commemorate every British or Commonwealth soldier killed during the war. www.ecclestonsquarehotel.com

Red ceramic poppies fill the moat of the Tower of London to commemorate every British or Commonwealth soldier killed during the war TITLE

A soldier weeps at the Vietnam War Memorial via Will Henry's PTSD website

A soldier weeps at the Vietnam War Memorial via Will Henry's PTSD website The pain continues and no relief is in sight.

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