Arago: Women In Military Service Issue

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Women In Military Service Issue

The Postal Service issued a 32-cent Women in Military Service commemorative stamp on October 18, 1997, in Washington, DC. The issuance of the stamp also coincided with the dedication of the Women in Military Service for America Memorial in Arlington, Virginia.

The stamp features uniformed women from the Army, Marines, Navy, Air Force, and Coast Guard and honors their achievements.

Designed by Derry Noyes of Washington, DC, and illustrated by Dennis Lyall of Bridgeport, Connecticut, the stamp was printed in panes of twenty by the Banknote Corporation of America, Inc., in the offset process.

Reference:

Postal Bulletin (September 25, 1997).


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