"Just Imagine how they,ll Greet Me!" The Leave Train-Cheery British Soldiers Bound for "Blighty"

"I'll seee my sweetheart, Flo, and friends I used to know": A happy crowd of British Soldiers in a French train,hoomewars bound from the front

Original gravure drawn for the Illustrated London News drawn by Samuel Begg (fl 1886-1916) from a sketch by an eye-witness.
Begg was a prolific illustrator and sculptor preffering military subjects. Technically exact, his work was at times photographic and characteized by heavy body colour.
Published The London Illustrated News, London, 1916
Size of image = 51cm x 30.5cm
Condition = fold in centre
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