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Cover Type: Foreign origin, inbound to USA with foreign stamp(s)
Entered by: dwsnow
Added on:Nov 17, 17
Edited on:Nov 17, 17
Postmark: Feb 5, 1919
Origin: Neufchateau, Vosges, FRANCE
Destination: Warren, Pennsylvania, UNITED STATES

France 10c red (#162) tied by "Neufchateau Vosges 5-2 19" circular datestamp on picture postcard from American civilian to Warren, Pa.
Message transcript:
"Neufchateau Feb. 4
I tried to get out to journeying to birthplace of Jeanne d'Arc but the Red Cross Ford I "hopped" took me to some other village by mistake. Had a good trip anyway and came back in an Ordinance Dept. truck. Hope you are all well.

A large number of civilians worked in France during the war for various agencies connected with the armed forces, but they did not have the free franking privilege.

Owner's ID: 1720
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No