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Postcard map showing the 1918 Allied advance on the Western front sent by US soldier Ed Herr to Harriet Hoffman.
Text:
(Handwritten) From Ed Herr
Reverse:
Hello Harry -
Hope you'll remember me with a nice long letter soon.
Yours,
Edward J. Herr,
U.S. Army

Postcard map showing the 1918 Allied advance on the Western front sent by US soldier Ed Herr to Harriet Hoffman.

Image text

(Handwritten) From Ed Herr

Reverse:

Hello Harry -

Hope you'll remember me with a nice long letter soon.

Yours,

Edward J. Herr,

U.S. Army

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Sources

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