1944 TRINIDAD – BARBADOS – BRAZIL…WW2 RED CROSS & BRITISH EMBASSY.. [20956]

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1944 (Feb 29) Printed Red Cross envelope to Mrs. K.Le Sueur, Barbados & on arrival (3 Mar) address deleted in blue ink & sent back to C/O ICZ, Port of Spain where it was re-addressed in black ink c/o K. Le Sueur, British Embassy, Rio, Brazil, bearing Trinidad General Post Office & Treasury 5c tied Port of Spain cds & with P.C. 90 OPENED BY EXAMINER IE / 8695 label & with on reverse BRITISH RED CROSS SOCIETY / TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO / CENTRAL COUNCIL BRANCH handstamp & partial Barbados G.P.O. (3 Mar) arrival datestamp & bold G.P.O. Barbados (6 Mar) despatch back to Trinidad c/o ICZ who then forwarded it to British Embassy, Brazil & with on face pencil Rec April 6. ……………Quite an extraordinary cover that smells of covert activities & needs research that I don’t have time for.

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