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Category: COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA - Military - World War II

Description: 1941Forces in Crete airmail cover with 9d Platypus tied by '3RD BGE HQ PO/6MY41/M1' cds in use in Crete, square 'PASSED - BY - UNIT/276/CENSOR' h/s, endorsed on the reverse "From N Hill" (location?). [After leaving Greece, the Australian forces regrouped near Retima on Crete. However, on 21/5/1941, the Germans launched a decisive airborne attack. All datestamps used in Greece & Crete were lost]

Listed in: Military World War II , AUSTRALIA , Fauna - animals , Flight Covers Commercial , CRETE , GREECE , Postal History , Censored Mail , Military & Censor Mail

Estimate: AUD$ 300.00

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