Königlich Sächsische 16. Infanterie-Regiment Nr.182 Letter on reverse: addressed to a Joh[hanna] Marschner in Chemnitz, the author excitedly announces he is leaving for the front on Saturday. Postage cancelled at Freiberg on 1.10.1914. Freiberg was the hometown of Kgl. Sächs. 16. Infanterie-Regiment Nr.182. Coloured by. https://www.facebook.com/Greetingsfromthetrenches
13 Old-Timey Photos That Prove History Was Haunted
He's actually a German soldier in World War I, back when the transition from horse to tank still wasn't fully complete. However, while we have to question the effectiveness of using a lance to take on machine guns, the psychological effect of charging the enemy with a sharp stick in a gas mask from atop a black steed can't be underestimated.