DG006-CT1T1: Color booklet INAUGURATION STATUE DE GAULLE, Paris 9 Nov. 2000
N°DG006-CT1T1 : France private Booklet "Inauguration of the Statue Charles de Gaulle, Paris 9 november 2000"
contains a strip of 8 color labels, perforated and gummed.
Postage France (type1) 2,30F «Centenaire de Gaulle (1990)" + 0,50F "1er anniversaire de la mort du général - Paris 1944 (1971)"
Cancellation Paris 09.11.2000 «Inauguration de la statue Charles de Gaulle».
Collector's Edition - 300 numbered copies issued - Rare
The President of the French Republic Jacques Chirac inaugurated the first statue of General de Gaulle in Paris, on the day of the 30th anniversary of the death of the leader of Free France. Four meters high, the statue represents Charles de Gaulle in uniform, as he descended the Champs Elysées on August 26, 1944, acclaimed by the crowd of liberated Paris, for which he was for so long the soul and the voice of France.
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