Maximilian Maria Joseph Karl Gabriel Lamoral Reichsfreiherr von Weichs zu Glon was a German field marshal who participated in the invasion of Poland and Barbarossa. During the Battle of Stalingrad, Weichs warned that the German lines were dangerously stretched to no avail. He served until the end of the war and was excluded from war crimes trials because of his ill health. He died in 1954.
Fred Andrews was a soldier from Birmingham who fought during World War I. He was killed in action in 1916 at 21 years of age. His mother produced this postcard in an effort to find him, and even sent copies to Germany.