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342

CPS

B/A

CHINA-TAIWAN: Undated cover from a colonel to Melbourne with Taiwan Camp censor cachet & camp censor Yoshikawa chop, flap removed; and POW Postal Card with camp censor Nishikawa chop from a British major to England & redirected to Queensland; both with large 'SERVICE DES/PRISONNIERS DE GUERRE' cachet used only on POW mail from Taiwan. (Qty 2)

375.00

$280.00T












343

PS

B/C

JAPAN:Various types of POW Postal Cards x4 (one duplicated) & Envelopes x4 from Fukuoka, Hakodate x2, Osaka x2 (one with Morimoto censor's cachet) & Tokyo x3 sent to Australia, condition rather mixed. (Qty 8)

750.00

$725.00T














344

CPS

A-/B

JAPAN:ZENTSUJI: 1942 POW Envelope printed in blue & red to NSW with Camp censor cachet in violet & standard Japanese cds, 'CROWS NEST/24AP43' arrival cds & redirected within Sydney, undeliverable and attempted return via Red Cross with Swiss boxed trilingual 'Retour-Zuruck/Service postal suspendu/...' h/s, also POW Postal Card printed in black & red on buff with 'ZENTSUZI' Error (very fine), plus inwards mail comprising three plain envelopes, Red Cross envelope with Thick Bar, blue/white envelope with hand-drawn Christmas card, and Red Cross blue/white lettersheet, all from NSW or Victoria. (Qty 9)

850.00

$500.00T












345

CPS

A/B

KOREA:Inwards mail to Keijo Camp comprising plain cover, blue/white lettersheet, Red Cross envelope with Thick Bar x2 and two blue/white Postal Cards uprated for airmail (both incorrectly paid the 5d letter rate instead of the 4d postcard rate), also blue/white envelope (opened-out) and POW Relatives Association blue/white lettersheet both to Jinsan Camp, plus Red Cross envelope to Singapore redirected to "CHOSEN" (faults), condition variable. (Qty 9)

850.00

$500.00T














346

CPS

A-/B

MALAYA - CHANGI: Inwards mail including Red Cross Envelopes with Three Thin Bars x3 or Thick Bar x5 (one with Japanese Red Cross cachet in rosine), Red Cross blue/white Postal Card with camp censor Ta chop; and by air plain covers at 5d rate x2 (one shortpaid 1d) & blue/white Postal Card uprated with 4d Koala with camp censor Kinoshita chop; well above-average condition. Some with transit times of between 9 & 18 months noted. (Qty 12)

750.00

$500.00T














347

CPS

B

MALAYA - CHANGI: All-different identified camp censor cachets on inwards mail comprising plain cover with unnecessary 2d payment (with the original enclosure), Red Cross Envelopes with Thick Bar x2, Red Cross blue/white Postal Card; and by air postcards red/white or blue/white x2 different types (one overpaid with 5d Emu), minor blemishes. (Qty 8)

600.00

$675.00T














348

PS

A-/B

MALAYA - CHANGI: All-different POW Postal Stationery sent inwards comprising Red Cross Postal Cards blue/white x2 & black/white, Envelopes blue/white (with letter), black/white, or red/white with Three Thin Bars (with letter) or Thick Bar, and Lettersheets red/white or blue/white; POW Relatives Association Envelope; and generic-issue Postal Card blue/white, Envelope red/white & Airmail Envelope blue/white; six sent by air, a few are remarkably fine. (Qty 15)

1250.00

$1,350.00T








349

CPS

A/B

NETHERLANDS INDIES - JAVA:1944 plain envelope from WA with Perth machine cancel, Melbourne censor label & cachet; blue/white postcard to Camp "X", Red Cross envelopes x3, one received after 23 months, one with faint endorsement on face "Received 1.4.45 Koshu Mount/Siam" after 26 months transit!, the last to a member of "G" Force captured on Java & sent to Singapore & from there to Japan and repatriated per HMS "Formidable" which is endorsed on the face. (Qty 5)

450.00

$650.00T












350

CPS

THAILAND:1943-45 mail to Camp No 1 (Nong Pladuk) POW Postal Card by air endorsed "RTA" & with small redirection label, with the enclosed letter; Camp No 2 (Chungkai) plain cover & blue/white POW Envelope both by air; Camp No 3 (Nike or Nieke) blue/white Red Cross lettersheet endorsed "RTA"; Camp No 4 (Tamuang) plain cover by air with censor Sato cachet, four different blue/white POW Postal Cards (two by surface both with censor Ishikura cachet, one undeliverable & returned); and an undesignated camp black/white POW Envelope & blue/white Red Cross lettersheet with censor Matsushita or Adachi cachets; condition variable. [All four camps were along the infamous Burma-Siam Railway] (Qty 12)

1800.00

$1,700.00T








351

CPS

A/B

LIBERATED POWs:Four covers - two by air - & seven aerogrammes all from GB to liberated POWs all addressed c/- the GPO Melbourne, various redirections & cachets including 'NO RECORD OF/Repatriation/OF ADDRESSEE' x2 & similar straight-line type, and three with 'IT IS REGRETTED THIS LETTER COULD/NOT BE FORWARDED IN TIME...', one addressed directly to Japan but with 'VIA BASE PO/MELBOURNE/AUSTRALIA' cachet in blue (stained), generally fine. (Qty 11)

300.00

$260.00T










352

PS

A

LIBERATED POWs:1945 (Oct 1) usage of GB formular aerogramme endorsed "Lib UK PW" with the message headed "c/o 3 Australian Repl Co / Manila PI" to England with 'AUST ARMY PO/241' cds. [Ted Proud records APO 241 at Hollandia Feb-June 1945, then in Japan from May 1946; Phil Collas records usage at Morotai from Feb 1945 "until late in that year" & in Japan in 1946. Neither mentions usage in the Philippines]

350.00

No longer available




353

C

A-

LIBERATED POWs:1945 (Oct 8) Liberated Prisoner of War usage of Comforts Fund cover endorsed "Liberated UK POW" & on the flap "HQ3 Australian Reception Group" to England with 'AUST ARMY PO/241' cds, couple of minor blemishes. [Ted Proud records APO 241 at Hollandia Feb-June 1945, then in Japan from May 1946; Phil Collas records usage at Morotai from Feb 1945 "until late in that year" & in Japan in 1946. Neither mentions usage at the HQ3 POW Reception Centre believed to be at Manila, Philippine Islands]

350.00

No longer available

MISCELLANEOUS






























833

*/**

Mint European selection of mostly better issues with Austria 1931 Rotary & 1950 Plebiscite (**), Belgium 1952 UPU Congress (**) & 1920 'Eupen' sets, Bulgaria 1932 Airmails, Germany 1928 Zeppelins 1mk (**) & 2mk (VLMtd), 1930 South America Flight & 1934 Airs, Greenland 1945 Pictorials, Holland Legion M/Ss (**), Hungary 1925 Sport (**) & 1951 Stamp Jubilee M/Ss (no gum), Liechtenstein 1935 Zeppelins, Saar Overprints on Bavaria 5mk (horrid centring, guarantee h/s) & 1948 Flood Relief M/Ss (creased), Serbia German Occupation blocks of 4 (**), Spain 1926 Red Cross + Airs, Switzerland 1924 Shields, 1936 Pro Patria M/S & 1945 War Victims M/S, Vatican 1933 Definitives, Yugoslavia good lot including 1947 Airs Bilingual blocks of 4 (**) & 1951 100d M/S (**), etc, some problems but the condition is generally fine to very fine. High catalogue value. (Qty 100s)

2250.00

$2,100.00
























835

CPS

Box of interesting covers & Postal Stationerywith Flights, commercial airmails, philatelic frankings to Australia including from Berlin & Saar, other strong German content including commercial mail, Third Reich commemorative cancels - noted one with Olympics M/S - & propaganda Postal Cards plus Nazi cigarette cards x16 (superb), 1850s stampless 'DANZIG' to London, Swiss internment camp covers including 1940 with three different Polish camp cachets, Greece 1936 Rotary airmail cover to Sweden, etc, generally fine to very fine.

1000.00

No longer available












875

CPS

Covers accumulationincluding some Australia with commercial mail, FDCs and used postcards, noted New Hebrides 1942 parcel piece with 'PASSED 1/HM CUSTOMS MELB' cds, Germany range including WWII Feldpost & Occupations, GB 1856 to Saxony with QV 6d and 'AUS ENGLAND PER AACHEN' cds, USA batch of QSL "Ham Radio" cards, sure to be pickings here even though condition quite mixed. (Qty 100s)

400.00

$300.00










889

C

A/B

WWII DISPLACED PERSONS MAIL:1945-46 Displaced Persons mail to Melbourne (4) or Sydney comprising French Red Cross lettersheet advising whereabouts of a displaced person; Germany three stampless each with 'AMERICAN JOINT DISTRIBUTION COMMITTEE' cachet; & cover with Allied Occupation 75pf; the German items endorsed on flaps as from the DP Camps at Deggendorf x2, Lampertheim or Leipheim. (Qty 5)

150.00

$115.00



BELGIUM


















961

**

A

Unmounted selection including 1942 POWs perf & imperf M/Ss, 1948 Monuments Fund, 1949 Social Funds violet/red/blue M/S x2, 1952 UPU Congress, 1954 Bruges Fund, 1960 Refugee Year M/S, etc, also Railway Parcel Stamps 1941 set, 1949 to 100fr, 1953 Surcharges & 1980 set, Cat 2000 approximately. (Qty 87 + 15 M/Ss)

750.00

No longer available

FIJI












1001

C

A/B

POSTAL HISTORY: 1942-44 censored covers mostly commercial with 'OPENED BY CENSOR' red/white labels tied 'PASSED BY/CENSOR/ 3 '-in-oval or similar No 9 cachet, black/white label tied by similar No 4 cachet, NZ-style labels 'OPENED BY EXAMINER/X 115', '.../X 116' and '.../X 117', also 1/5d airmail to GB with 5d "Blue Canes" censored at Sydney & surface mail to India. (Qty 8)

300.00

$220.00T



FRENCH COMMUNITY






1019

C

A/B

NEW CALEDONIA:WWII censor labels on commercial covers mostly airmail including local types in black/white x2, black/green x3, black/pink & black/buff, 'CENSURE ALLIEE/NOUVELLE CALEDONIE' cachets with Numbers 3 5 8 9 & 10, good range of frankings with values to 20fr (two different); also three surface covers from Polynesia including with 'Controle postal militaire' labels in black/white or black/rose. (Qty 14)

300.00

$280.00T






1022

**

A+ B1

SOMALI COAST: 1942 'FRANCE LIBRE' Overprints 5fr 10fr & 20fr SG 340-2 upper-left corner blocks of 4 with engine-turning in the margins, unmounted, Cat 700+. Pristine! (Qty 3 blocks)

175.00

$240.00




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