|Title||First Day Envelope for John McCrae|
|Year Range from||1972|
|Year Range to||1972|
This is a small white envelope with the image of John McCrae on the left front. The image is black and white with poppies around the bottom of the picture. Below the poppies is "1872-1918" and beside the image is a torch with "In Memoriam" over top. In the upper right corner is a John McCrae stamp with the first two lines of In Flanders Fields and an image of John McCrae. The envelope was postmarked November 30, 1972 in Guelph - Canada's Poppy City. The images are in both black and white and in colour.
"First Day Isuue Jour D'Emission" "1872-1972" "In Flanders Fields the poppies blow Lieutenant Colonel John McCrae Canadian Army Medical Corps Soldier - Physician - Poet Famous Canadian Series" "The Poppy City La Ville Du Coquelicot"
McCrae - Stamp
McCrae - First Day of Issue
SPECIAL EVENTS - CENTENNIALS
Length: 16.5 cm