HAWAII, 1896, 10c Bright Rose (O4).
Tied by "Honolulu H.I. Aug. 10, 1898" duplex datestamp on "Young Men's Christian Association, Honolulu H.I."
cover to Kimball Minn., endorsed "From G.G.G. Groves. Co. I. 13 Minn."
at left, San Francisco transit and receiving backstamps, slightly reduced at right where opened and small nick which does not affect stamp, light soling, still Fine and attractive Spanish-American War soldier's use, the 13th Minnesota arrived in Manila on August 7, 1898 and participated in the Battle of Manila under General Arthur MacArthur and the 1899 Philippine uprising
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