Spanish Civil War Postcard 075


Front of postcard (recto). Image of a photograph of a group of men standing next to a destroyed building. The building's ceiling and part of the outer wall are missing. The ground near the men is covered with rubble. The photograph has a red and yellow striped border.
Back of postcard (verso). Image of a page with text. Full text includes "La Guerra en España Serie 1.ª N.°12 Coleccion de 32 Cromos El glorioso y patriótico movimiento nacional que libera a España del yugo soviético ha dado ocasión para evidenciar en todo su esplendor el temple grandiosamente viril y heróico que se encerraba en este pueblo que tantos ejemplos tenía ya dados a la Historia. ¡He la mártir Irún! ¡Dolor de corazón causa ver tus modernísimos edificios convertidos en ruinas que a gritos hablan de los horrores de los hombres sin honor y sin patria! «Reclamos Gavín-Zaragoza»".


Spanish Civil War Postcard 075


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c. 1936-1938




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