History Past: October 9th 1944

Purchased August 20th 2016 Madison-Bouckville Antique Show.
Purchased August 20th 2016 Madison-Bouckville Antique Show.

This particular postcard was postmarked aboard a Kansas City, MO & Albuquerque RPO (Railway Post Office). It was postmarked on train #8 of the Eastern District (ED) on October 9th 1944.

On this date:

British Prime Minister Winston Churchill arrives in Russia for talks with Joseph Stalin.

St. Louis Cardinals beat St. Louis Browns 4 games to 2 in the 41st World Series.

German occupiers turn off electricity in Amsterdam.

Canadian Offensive in West Zeeuwas-Flanders.

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