Inscription: Signed and dated (obverse): BEACH / 1937; inscribed (margin, obverse): IN PEACE SONS BURY THEIR FATHER; (margin, reverse): IN WAR THE FATHERS BURY THEIR SONS
Marking: (margin): [copyright mark]; (edge): THE SOCIETY OF MEDALISTS / SIXTEENTH ISSUE / CHESTER BEACH SCULPTOR / MEDALLIC ART CO. N.Y. / BRONZE
Society of Medalists (1937; their gift to MMA)
Architectural League of New York. "National Sculpture Society: Annual Bas-Relief Exhibition," May 12–22, 1937.
Albert TenEyck Gardner. American Sculpture: A Catalogue of the Collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1965, p. 141.