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Lot #4295

CZECHOSLOVAKIA Czechoslovak Legion Post in Siberia

1920 (18 July) cover from Smichov to the Finance Department of the Czech Legion in Siberia, with "Polni Posta Ceskoslovenskych Vojsk" arrival (5 September inserted by hand) arrival in Vladivostok, red manuscript notation indicates that the unit has left for America when this cover arrived, further endorsed "Do Vlasti" (to the homeland) indicating the cover is to be sent back to sender. An unusual item, with markings indicating that an emergency post office still remained in Vladivostok even after the Czech contingent was no longer in Russia, some backflap wear, otherwise fine cover, ex-Schafer

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