Geneva: Maison Atar, Nd, ca. 1916. Wraps. Album of printed b&w photographs recording the daily life of the French troops protecting the Swiss border during the first World War; Switzerland maintained a state of armed neutrality at the time. Signed by a "Capitaine Reybar" as testimony to the service of "Marcel Girod" of the Batterie de Campagne 12. Preface by the Commandant of the Second Division, De Loys.
Small folio, 109 pp, color plate showing the flags of all the battalions in the division, b&w illustrations throughout. Text in French and German. Original printed paper wrappers with embossed color device at front wrapper. Faint marks at top of wrappers, otherwise very good + condition. OCLC: 716279258. Very good + overall. Item #25695