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13 Flag illustrated post card

United We Stand

Q What is the date & significance of this 13 Flag illustrated post card? Flags are from left to right, Cuba, Portugal, Serbia, Belgium, Russia, France, America, Great Britain, Japan, Italy, Romania, Montenegro & Panama. Postally unused by the Illustrated Postal Card Co., N.Y.

WM

A All the countries whose flags are represented were allies in the First World War - Yes, even Cuba!

John Daniels

 

 

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