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GENERAL BENJAMIN O. DAVIS JR. - FIRST DAY COVER SIGNED - HFSID 155830

The first African-American One-Star Air Force General signs this first day cover honoring the New United States Postal Rate First Day Cover signed: "Benjamin O. Davis Jr. Lt. Gen, USAF (Ret'd)", in black ink, 6½x3¾.

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BENJAMIN O. DAVIS JR
The first African-American One-Star Air Force General signs this first day cover honoring the New United States Postal Rate
First Day Cover signed: "Benjamin O. Davis Jr. Lt. Gen, USAF (Ret'd)", in black ink, 6½x3¾. First Day Cover for the "New United States Postal Rate"13-cent Airmail Coil stamp, 13¢ stamp affixed, postmarked Chicago, IL, December 27, 1973, FIRST DAY OF ISSUE. The cachet pictures the Ford Tri-Motor 'Tin Goose', a pioneer airmail aircraft. Benjamin O. Davis, Jr. (1912-2002), the commander of the Tuskegee Airmen during WWII, was the first African-American One-Star Air Force General. Davis was awarded his fourth star by President Clinton in 1998, effectively making him a general. Slightly creased. Otherwise, fine condition.

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