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Item ID# A956.074.001
Title A German naval victory
Object Name Pamphlet
Dates of Creation [ca. 1915]
Creator Lusitania Souvenir Medal Committee
Description An anti-German propaganda leaflet infformation sheet published in Great Britain criticizing a German medallion proclaiming the sinking of the Lusitania in May 1915 during the First World War / WWI. It gives details of the obverse and reverse of the medal and inscription.

Information sheet indicates replicas of the medal were being distributed by Lusitania Souvenir Medal Committee with proceeds to the British Red Cross Society.

Handwritten in inkd below "A German Naval Victory" title is "Mrs. W. McKenzie, Lucknow, Ont."
Physical Description 1 sheet
Subjects First World War
Marketing
Place England
Level of Description Item