Thursday, November 1, 2012

Waterloo Veteran of the Month: Monsieur Loria



Monsieur Loria of the 24th Mounted Chasseur Regiment (light cavalry) and a Chevalier of the Legion of Honor. Unfortunately he has lost his right eye. From the The Anne S. K. Brown Military Collection

next episode: Maude

3 comments:

  1. Sad about his eye loss, but he survived ...and his memories to comfort and urge him on in life!

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  2. But he didn't lose his dignity and proud bearing.

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  3. I never tire of these veteran photos as they are true works of art. I wonder if the photographer recognized the power of these images when he took them.

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