Victoria to Vimy The First World War Collections at the University of Victoria Libraries

Destrubé family - Pen and ink sketch by Georges Destrubé, August 1916


Description:
Item is a pen and ink drawing made by Georges Destrubé during his convalescence at Ebbwvale Hospital in Wales, 1916 after being shot at Souchez. In the drawing, he depicts the stages of being wounded, transported and treated.
Subjects:
World War, 1914-1918; Destrubé, Georges; World War, 1914-1918--Battlefields--Pictorial works; Hospitals--Military aspects; Destrube family
Date:
1916-08
Collection:
Destrubé family fonds
Location(s):
Wales--Ebbw Vale; France--Pas-de-Calais--Souchez