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Auction: 147 - Lot number: 298 << Previous   Next >>

Category: COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA - Military - World War I

Description: 1916 usage of Gratuitous Distribution Letter Card ("A.I.F. EMBARKING" in brown on the reverse) headed "Tel-el-Kebir/Mar 10 16" to Victoria with 'MILITARY RECREATION/FREE' h/s in red & Cairo cds, minor bends. A rare item in unusually fine condition for such flimsy stock. [The writer states "...This is an enormous camp. It is over 3 miles long and contains nearly all Australians...in a few weeks time we shall be either in England or France...". See also Lot 315.

Listed in: Military World War I , AUSTRALIA , Censored Mail , Military & Censor Mail , Postal Stationery - Wartime , Scenic Postal Cards , Postal Stationery - Letter Cards , Postal Stationery

Estimate: AUD$ 500.00

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Item was sold for: $700.00