WWII German Soldier in A Gas Mask. Hitler should be given credit for seeing that gas was not used during the European war due to his own disgust with chemical warfare. He had been a gas casualty during the First World War.
Napoleonic bees - a symbol of immortality and resurrection dating back to Egyptian times. The bee was chosen by Napoleon to link his dynasty to the very origins of France. Bees were considered the oldest emblem of the sovereigns of France.