Empty transparent wine bottle without cork, the bottle is decorated on one side with a picture transfer of a town and soldiers waving the French flag and on the other with a coastal scene and the flying flags of United States of America, France and the Union flag of Britain, 50'EME ANNIVERSAIRE 1944-1994 is inscribed above the town scene
Bottle of wine to commemorate 50th anniversary of 15th August 1944
50'EME ANNIVERSAIRE 1944-1994
COTES DE PROVENCE
APPELLATION DE COTES DE PROVENCE CONTROLEE
Mis en bouteille par Charles Valpierre a Chateauneuf -Les Martigues France
Military conflict took place during every year of the 20th Century. There were only short periods of time that the world was free of war. The total number of deaths caused by war during the 20th Century has been estimated at 187 million and is probably higher.