2020 Canada Post ๐Ÿ“ญ Victory In Europe - V. FOSTER ๐Ÿ† FIRST DAY COVER (OFDC) ๐Ÿ“ฌ

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2020 VICTORY IN EUROPE - V. FOSTER Issue

Mark the 75thย anniversary of the Victory in Europe (V-E) Day with this Official First Day Cover bearing a PermanentTMย domestic stamp from Canada Postโ€™s Victory in Europe stamp series. This Official First Day Cover is issued on April 29 and is cancelled in Toronto.

This cover honours Veronica โ€œRonnie, the Bren Gun Girlโ€ Foster, a Canadian who exemplified support on the home front.

As one of the many women essential to Canadaโ€™s workforce during the Second World War, Veronica Foster assembled Bren machine guns in a Toronto factory. Selected by the Canadian government for a PR campaign, โ€œRonnie, the Bren Gun Girlโ€ inspired women to join the war effort on the home front.

Specifications

Issue Date April 29, 2020
Stamp Designer Ivan Novotny, Taylor | Sprules Corporation
Stamp Value PermanentTMย (domestic rate)
Quantity Produced 7,000
Dimensions 190 mm x 112 mm
Cancellation site Toronto ON

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