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

Friday, March 17, 2023

General Philippe Pétain — A Roads Collection

Henri-Philippe Pétain, 
(born April 24, 1856, Cauchy-à-la-Tour, France—died July 23, 1951, Île d’Yeu)

Joffre and Pétain at Souilly Headquarters, March 1916

Pétain Meeting with the Troops


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