Join the Modern Army

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  • Art.IWM PST 14596
Art and Popular Design
Place made
Great Britain
Subject period
  • Support: paper
  • medium: lithograph
  • Support: Height 762 mm, Width 504 mm
Alternative names
  • object category: Poster

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Object description

whole: the image is positioned in the upper three-quarters. The title is partially integrated and placed in the upper quarter, in red. The text is separate and located in the lower quarter, in black. All set against a white background and held within a blue and light brown border. image: a half-length depiction of a British infantrymen, aiming with a machine gun, which he balances on a tripod. Two more infantrymen stand either side of him. text: JOIN THE MODERN ARMY The Modern Army gives young men interesting work with mechanized training Ic PRINTED FOR H.M. STATIONERY OFFICE BY J. WEINER LTD., 71/5. NEW OXFORD STREET, LONDON, W.C.1. 51-1674

Physical description

Ic. 51-1674. Produced as part of a series of posters (see PST 14597 and PST 14601).

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