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Displaying 1 - 20 of 61 Lots in Category - Military & Censor Mail




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Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised

CINDERELLAS






43

*/**

A/B

New Zealand: 1939 'FOR KING & EMPIRE' 10 different colours plus 2 complete sheetlets of 15 (**), 1941 'THE WAIKATO FIGHT/FOR FREEDOM SHOW' (minor bend, Cat $NZ250), small triangular Churchill label (Cat $NZ300), 1906 imperf Christchurch Exhibition label, & black/blue 'POSTAGE/ [crown]/FREE' label (used). (Qty 44)

400.00

$300.00T



DOCUMENTS & EPHEMERA


51

C

A

Iraq: Second Gulf War complete boxed set of "playing cards" featuring the wanted Iraqi leaders plus the two Joker information cards & two blanks (for drawing one's own suspects?) [Saddam's photo looks like it was lifted from a South Park cartoon!]

150.00

$145.00T



PICTURE POSTCARDS




63

C

B

Australia - South Australia: 1907 Trevorah promotional PPC for The Commercial Travellers Fancy Football Team replete with "soldiers", musicians & clowns, locally used with 'KAPUNDA' squared-circle, minor blemishes. [Caption states £150 was raised at one match & that the estimated yearly business was £500,000!!! Has anybody ever heard of them?]

150.00

$115.00T



C of A - Military - World War I












306

C

Diverse group with World War I 1915 magnificent 'AIF/PASSED CENSOR 15' in red on PPC, 1917 inwards cover with stamp removed by censor & 'CENSORED/GERMAN CONCENTRATION CAMP/...' h/s; World War II including three with 'ARMY/SIGNALS' cds, commercial covers from 'MILPO COWRA' & with 'MILPO MELVILLE' arrival cds on the face; BCOF with 'HMAS HOBART/XMAS/1945/TOKYO BAY' cachet, & registered with unoverprinted 6d; Viet-Nam airmail front from FPO 3 to Fiji!; and peacetime including 1947 'MIL PO BRIGHTON/TAS-AUST' Closing Day cover, 1949 from Montebello Islands to UK, 1973 commercial with 'ANZUK FPO/ 5 ' cds; etc. Very scarce group. (Qty 17)

500.00

$460.00T










307

CPS

Excellent group including WWI two covers both with 'UNKNOWN/2nd Training Battalion' h/s (not previously seen by us) & 'ABPO/DECEASED' h/s; strong WWII range including 16 Forces registered covers, 6d POW Postal Card (2), 1/- POW airmail lettersheet; etc. Don't miss this one.

400.00

$525.00T






308

C

A-

WORLD WAR I: 1918 linen-lined cover with AIF crest on the flap, to England with GB 2d tied by 'FIELD POST OFFICE/D.62' cds, unusually fine example of the large black/pink 'Australian Imperial Force' registration label.

100.00

No longer available

C of A - Military - World War II






312

CPS

A/B

Array of covers from Egypt & Palestine on annotated leaves with a good selection of Forces postmarks, mostly franked with either 9d Platypus or Egyptian 10m Farouk Army Post multiples. (Qty 20)

200.00

No longer available






314

PS

1942-46 "notelopes" (9) from a Murchison Camp POW inmate to Germany (some with scarcer Murchison Camp h/s), 1944 usage of 6d POW postal card, plus Active Service Envelopes (13) with good variety of FPO cancels and censor markings. (Qty 23)

400.00

No longer available




315

PS

A/B

1941-42 German Stalag XVIIId POW lettersheets (5) & postcards (2) all from Warrant Office First Class Douglas Roper to Melbourne by air via Baghdad, a few faults. [Stalag XVIIId was at Marburg] (Qty 8)

200.00

$280.00T






316

PS

A

1943 POW "notelope" to Italy with superb strike of the scarce 'POW PO COWRA/NSW-AUST' cds.

150.00

$135.00T




317

C

B

1944 printed POW envelope front by air to an Australian POW in Malaya, Japanese Kinoshita "chop", minor faults.

100.00

$120.00T






318

C

A

1945 printed POW envelope by air to an Australian officer in Malaya, 5d Ram tied by Melbourne machine cancel.

250.00

$380.00T



319

LEC

B

1945 1945 (Oct) "Civvy Issue/Tropic Spread" foolscap monthly published by & for the troops in Rabaul; and "Moresby Mice: the Aussies & the Yanks in Papua" by Bill Graham with many of his cartoons; both a bit rough & ready but useful background material and undoubtedly rare; also pencil sketches by Graham Wade for PNG's 1967 Industries issue & a FDC signed by the artist.

50.00

$70.00



320

C?

A-

1946 small box with part-4½d Army Medal Wrapper affixed & addressed to South Australia, Melbourne registration label. A scarce item but this is better than usual because it includes the original 1939-1945 Australian Service Medal (aUnc), the ribbon which has never been attached, and two small printed enclosures!

150.00

$115.00T






596

C

A

Melbourne: 1841 (July 16) entire to "Royal Military College/Bagshot" with fine b/s of the first type oval 'MELBOURNE/NEW.S.WALES' b/s, rated ""8" in black, unusually fine.

250.00

$200.00






602

C

A-

Melbourne: 1848 cover from India "Per Haddington via Singapore" to an officer of the 25th Regiment of Foot on holiday (?!) in Melbourne with very fine octagonal 'MADRAS/STEAMLETTER/1848 Oct 48/Paid ("8as")' b/s in red with fair Sydney transit & fine Melbourne arrival b/s.

300.00

$230.00




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