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ARAMIS (Messageries Maritimes) postcard (b)

postcard by H.Grimaud,  posted Marseilles 1939, 5.5" x 3.5", 140mm x 90mm
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ARAMIS (Messageries Maritimes)
Passenger liner built at La Seyne that made her maiden voyage in 1932, Marseilles to the Far East as Aramis for Messageries Maritimes. Lengthened in 1935. Originally had a black hull but was repainted white in 1936. Converted to an auxiliary cruiser 1939/40 but was disarmed at Saigon following the French surrender. Requisitioned by the Japanese and renamed Teia Maru. Sunk in 1944 by submarine USS Rasher.

postcard by H.Grimaud, "Souvenir De Voyage", 
posted Marseilles 1939, stamp removed (from front), minor knocks/indents,  
5.5" x 3.5", 140mm x 90mm (approx)
our ref: SRM031c

Technical specifications

Brand: H Grimaud
Condition: Used
Product Code: SRM031c

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