Now all roads lead to France and heavy is the tread
Of the living; but the dead returning lightly dance.
Edward Thomas, Roads

Friday, May 27, 2016

Recruiting Poster Marines

Some of my favorite World War I posters were produced to recruit U.S. Marines. Here is a selection of some of the best Leatherneck posters..

Sources:  Library of Congress,, Wikipedia, USMC


  1. The Virginia War Museum has a fine collection of WWI recruiting posters from all belligrents

  2. Wars are where we put life for purpose.