This color postcard shows Generalfeldmarschall (GFM) Paul von Hindenburg in full dress uniform from the chest up. He is wearing a number of orders and decorations, as well as an extensive medal bar. While he is identified as a GFM, he is also identified as a Generloberst. Von Hindenburg began the war as a Generaloberst. After his successes on the Eastern Front, he was promoted to Generalfeldmarschall. A kriegsflagge appears on his image’s left. He is identified as the Eastern Armies’ leader on its right.