Dec 2, 2012

France FDC on "Great Moments in the History of France"

First Day Cover
Sobrescrito de 1.º Dia


Great Moments in the History of France

Date of Issue : 9 November 2012

The stamp features the Battle of Vouillé. The battle was fought in the northern marches of Visigothic territory, at Vouillé, Vienne near Poitiers (Gaul), in the spring of 507 between the Franks commanded by Clovis and the Visigoths of Alaric II, the conqueror of Spain.

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