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Displaying 14 Lots in Category - Military & Censor Mail



Image

Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised

C of A - Booklets


260

B

A

1967-68 Defence Forces 50c with 5c Bird from sheets of 50 BW #B128Aa or from sheets of 100 with White UV Reaction #B128Ba, or QEII 5c B129a, Cat $275. (3)

125.00

$160.00



C of A - Military - World War II






295

CPS

Interesting bundle of POW postcards (mostly) and lettersheets mostly to Germany and including a few items posted after the war ended including an April 1947 item from Loveday (South Australia), mostly good to fine. (31)

600.00

$1,050.00T




297

PS

A/B

1941 postcards for POW use comprising two different types "I am quite well..." with completely different versions of the German text (both with minor blemishes) & "I have received a parcel from you..." (very fine), all unused and rare thus. (3)

400.00

$340.00T






298

PS

A/A-

1944 usages of 1/- POW Lettersheets from Murchison or Barmera to Saar or Austria. Unusual regional destinations.

300.00

$290.00T




299

PS

B

1944 usage to Victoria of Air Mail Letter Card with printed 'POSTAGE/1d/PAID' in red & 'AUST UNIT POSTAL STN/2MR44/351' used at from 2/11 Field PO in Western Australia, minor stain at base. [The first example we have seen used from somewhere other than Papua or Northern Territory]

200.00

$220.00T




300

PS

A

1945 use of POW postcard between German POWs in Western Australia & Victoria, '.../No 16 PW Camp Marrinup WA' cachet on the face. Rare inter-camp usage.

300.00

$525.00T




301

PS

A-

1945 (Sep) local usage of POW Postal Card pre-stamped with 'MURCHISON PW GROUP' h/s on reverse but posted TO a German officer at the Camp from a POW at "Graytown near Nagambie" (site of a small woodcutting camp). Rare local usage.

150.00

$240.00T




302

PS

C

1946 (Dec) very late usage of 6d POW Postal Card to Germany apparently pre-stamped with '13 POW GROUP MURCHISON' h/s on reverse as it was posted at sea - endorsed "Schiff Orontes" alongside pronted 'Camp' - with 'PASSE FREE/OF POSTAGE' h/s, filing-holes at left, a few blemishes & the writing has faded. A remarkable post-war usage. [With letter from Phil Collas speculating the Orontes was used to return repatriated POWs to Germany]

150.00

No longer available

COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA - Military - Peacetime


303

CL

A/B

East Timor: 1999 (Dec) stampless commercial covers from East Timor to Sydney with the cds or two different oval datestamps all used at AFPO 5. (3)

100.00

$80.00T



VICTORIA - Postal Stationery

B.C.O.F.

CHINA - Postal History


745

CL

B

1901 internal OHMS cover to Shanghai with 'C.E.F.' 1a tied by scarce 'FPO No11/1SE/01' cds used at Sinho, '.../British Contingent/China Field Force' imprint at lower-left, 'BASE OFFICE/B/1SE/01' (Tientsin) transit & 'FPO No5/5SE/01' arrival b/s, minor opening tears at left "renovated" with adhesive tape.

240.00

$230.00T




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