Details: This poster shows Uncle Sam pointing. At the top it says I Want YOU and at the bottom it says For the U.S. Army. Enlist Now.
James Montgomery Flagg created a poster in 1917 to encourage recruitment in the United States Army during World War I. It showed Uncle Sam pointing at the viewer with the caption I Want YOU for U. S. Army . Over 4 million copies of the poster were printed during World War I, and it was revived for World War II. Uncle Sam is a national personification of the United States. He is often depicted as a serious elderly man with white hair and a goatee.
This poster is usually printed with a thin white edge border.