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Category: COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA - Military - World War II

Description: 1942 (June 12) cover to a Lesotho woman in Basutoland (!) with Australia 1d & 9d tied by 'AUS FPO 34' cds in use at Tripoli (Lebanon) & FPO No 34 registration cachet in violet, 'LERIBE' transit & 'PITSENG' arrival b/s. An extraordinary origin/destination cover. The sender was presumably a Basuto native, probably serving with South African Forces. [Ted Proud records FPO 34 at Tripoli 14.1.1942-26.6.1942 only] (Qty )

Listed in: Military World War II , AUSTRALIA , unusual origins or destinations , SOUTH AFRICA , BASUTOLAND , Postmarks , Registered Mail & Registration Labels , Palestine , MIDDLE EAST , LEBANON , Postal History , Censored Mail , Military & Censor Mail

Estimate: AUD$ 250.00

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