US 1970 David Dwight Eisenhower ; Coil 6c. Scott. 1401

US 1970 David Dwight Eisenhower ; Coil 6c. Scott. 1401

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 (Coil)
Watermark: No Watermark

Catalogue No:-
Scott (USA): 1401
Stanley Gibbons (UK): 1391
Michel (Germany): 1005yC
Yvert et Tellier (France): 897a

Dimensions (height x width):
25mm x 22.5mm

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

Stamp Colors: Dark blue gray
Perforation: Perf 10 Vertically
Paper: Tagged

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

Total print: 114,140,000 (estimate)

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.