US 1970 David Dwight Eisenhower 6c. Michel 1005yEru

US 1970 David Dwight Eisenhower 6c. Michel 1005yEru

Series: 1970-1974 Regular Issue

Stamp details: David Dwight Eisenhower (1890-1969)

Issued date: 06-08-1970 (dd/mm/yyyy)
Face value: 6c.

Emission: Definitive

Catalogue No:-
Michel (Germany): 1005yEru
Yvert et Tellier (France): 897b

Dimensions (height x width):
27mm x 22mm

Printer: Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Print Method: Rotary press

Stamp Colors: Blue grey
Perforation: Perf 11 x 10

Themes: Famous People, Head of State, Statesman, Politician, World War I, World War II

Note: With Phosphorus Overprint. Imperforate at right and bottom.

Description:- David Dwight Eisenhower (1890-1969) was an American military officer and statesman who served as the 34th President of the United States from 1953 to 1961. During World War II, he served as Supreme Commander of the Allied Expeditionary Force in Europe, and achieved the five-star rank of General of the Army. He planned and supervised the invasion of North Africa in Operation Torch in 19421943 and the invasion of Normandy (D-Day) from the Western Front in 19441945.