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CENT18-3PT1-3 : 2018 France - Marianne on 3 cinderella stamp blocks "Centenary ARMISTICE 1918 - Marshal Foch and wagon of the Armistice"

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CENT18-6PT1-3 : 2018 France - set of "Marianne" on cinderella stamp blocks of 3, perforated und gummed  “Centenary of Armistice 1918-2018 / Marshal Foch and wagon of the Armistice


Postage France “Marianne l’Engagée 2018“ (prio, lettre verte, eco 20g)

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the last days that ended World War I
GERMAN PLENIPOTENTIARIES RECEIVED IN THE FOCH WAGON AT
COMPIÈGNE (F)

"Do you ask for the armistice?" Nov. 7-11, 1918

November 7, 1918 - 8:30 pm: first cease-fire at La Capelle (Aisne). A German delegation crosses allied lines. She is accompanied to the train station Tergnier (Aisne) where she boarded a train to the clearing of Rethondes Compiegne (Oise). Marshal Foch's train is waiting for them.

November 8 - 9:00 am: Foch receives the German delegation in his wagon. "Do you ask for the armistice?"

November 9: Abdication of Kaiser Wilhelm II and proclamation of the German Republic.

November 10: Marshal von Hindenburg, Cdt. Chief, sent the authorization to sign the armistice to the German delegation in Rethondes.
Negotiations on the 34 articles of the Armistice Agreement,

November 11 - 5:20: the armistice is signed. It must take effect at 11am.

CENT18-6PT1-3
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11/11/2018