Expeditionary Forces Christmas Pack Coupon: Thomas J. Koger

Identifier

T100088

Date

Description

An official Christmas Package Coupon, allowing a Christmas package to be sent to Thomas J. Koger, free of charge.

Source

John W. Swartzwelder Jr. and Nancy Joyce (Koger) Swartzwelder

Publisher

Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library and Museum

Format

pdf file

Language

English

Text

Approved by War Dept.
Approved by P. 0. Dept.
OFFICIAL COUPON.
AMERICAN EXPEDITIONARY FORCES
CHRISTMAS PACKAGE COUPON
FOR:
Thomas J. Koger (Name.) [unintelligible] (Rank.) [blank] (Army Serial Number.)
[unintelligible] (Company.) 166th (Regiment.) [unintelligible] (Arm of Service.)
PASTE THIS COUPON ON THE PACKAGE
DIRECTIONS: One Christmas package not heavier than 3 pounds and not larger than 9 by 4 by 3 inches will be carried free from Hoboken, N. J., to each American soldier in Europe. Standard boxes of these dimensions will be furnished, upon application, by local chapters of the American Red Cross in the United States. Christmas packages must not contain perishable articles, or any articles prohibited by the postal laws from transmission by mail. PACKAGES NOT CONFORMING TO STANDARD FURNISHED BY RED CROSS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. This coupon is authority for any post office to accept on or before November 20, 1918, a Christmas package con• forming to the above regulations for the soldier named hereon. Postage to Hoboken, N.J., must be prepaid.
THIS COUPON MUST BE PASTED ON THE PACKAGE TO SECURE ITS TRANSMISSION
A. G. Printing Department., G. H. Q. A. E. F., 1918.

Original Format

Coupon

Files

Citation

United States. War Department, “Expeditionary Forces Christmas Pack Coupon: Thomas J. Koger,” 1918, T100088, Thomas J. Koger Collection, Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library & Museum, Staunton, Virginia.