The destruction of Louvain, 1914

Between Liege and Brussels, the Belgian city of Louvain was the subject of mass destruction by the German army over a period of five days from 25 August 1914.

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THE DESTRUCTION OF LOUVAIN, AUGUST 1914 (Q 53271A) A group of soldiers standing outside the ruined Hotel de Ville Louvain Belgium, September 1914. Copyright: © IWM. Original Source: http://www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/205392884

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