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Auction: 221 - Lot number: 526 << Previous   Next >>

Category: PRISONERS OF WAR CAMPS - Queensland

Description: GAYTHORNE: 1941-45 group to Italy comprising Red Shield Huts cover with boxed 'PRISONER OF WAR/ POSTAGE FREE' & 'Internment Camp/1st Military District' cachets in violet, with the enclosed letter datelined "1940"; five notelopes with three different 'Approved for Transmission/By Camp Commandant" cachets countersigned by different officers, one with boxed 'PRISONER OF WAR/POSTAGE FREE' unusually in black; plus registered cover from 'CAIRNS' to "Internment Camp/Brisbane" with 'Internment Camp/1st Military District' cachet in violet, endorsed "Not Gaythorne" & forwarded to "Tapura [sic] Victoria"; condition variable. A rare group. [Established on the same site as the WWI camp adjacent to Enoggera Military Camp] (Qty 7)

Listed in: Postal Stationery , Censored Mail , ITALY , Military & Censor Mail , Prisoners of War , Postal History , Military World War II , AUSTRALIA , QUEENSLAND , Germany , Free Mail

Estimate: AUD$ 1000.00T

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Online Bidding for Lot: 526

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Item was sold for: $750.00T