One (1) Official First Day Cover in the title from Canada Post
2020 VICTORY IN EUROPE - V. FOSTER Issue
Mark the 75thanniversary of the Victory in Europe (V-E) Day with this Official First Day Cover bearing a PermanentTMdomestic stamp from Canada Post’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 “Ronnie, the Bren Gun Girl” Foster, a Canadian who exemplified support on the home front.
As one of the many women essential to Canada’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, “Ronnie, the Bren Gun Girl” inspired women to join the war effort on the home front.