WW2 HQ 12th Air Force ‘Operation Torch’ Cover through FPO 475 RAF Censor Malta
WW2 stationary cover headed ON ACTIVE SERVICE ‘Free” with to reverse the senders address:
c/o Signals Officer
HQ 12th Air Force
U.S. Army (RAF)
At this time the 12th Air Force was supporting Operation Torch, the Allied advance into North Africa. Cover was mailed cancelled with the British Field Post Office 475 22 DE 42 - used from Malta with (FPHS R6) RAF CENSOR 260 cachet.
It is likely the cover came from Tunisia. Censored with yhe signature with P/O - Pilot Officer rank.
Condition as shown -