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World War II Patriotic cover

Description:

"V For Victory"

The most delicate use of the V for Victory symbol in this World War II cachet collection. The cachet appears to be the thermographed design published by Matthew J. Huss of Evanston, Illinois. This serviceman's cover was sent under Free Franking from Fort Riley, Kansas, and postmarked Junction City, Kansas, December 2, 1944.

Date:
December 2, 1944
Markings:
JUNCTION CITY / DEC 2 / 3 PM / 1944 / KANS. [cancel] Free [handwritten free franking in upper right corner] V / For Victory [cachet in lower left corner, thermographed red ink]
Medium:
paper; ink; adhesive
Dimensions:
8.9 x 16.5 cm (3.5 x 6.5 in.)
Museum ID:
2002.2035.461
Place of Origin:
Kansas
Place of Destination:
Illinois

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