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Auction: 229 - Lot number: 137 << Previous   Next >>

Category: COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA - Postal History

Description: Inwards mail to Australia including Boer War commemorative postcard with photo of Ex-President Kruger in green, WWI Indian PPC with 'Service of Prisoners of War/[signature] Colonel/Supt Civil Camp Belgaum' & 'PASSED CENSOR/BELGAUM/WEH' cachets, 1933 registered from Gibraltar, WWII group from RAAF servicemen at various Canadian camps, 1940 stampless naval cover from Hong Kong, c.1940 airmail from Dutch Indies with 'FELDPOST / B /SORTEERKANTOOR' cancel, 1944 registered airmail from Switzerland with German censorship, 1963 airmail PPC from St Lucia, 1960s group from Uruguay including registered items, modern mail to University of Sydney including from Congo, Ethiopia, Iraq, Tanzania & Tunisia, etc; also Gallipoli makeshift postcard dated 18.5.15 with Australian FPO cds to NZ with message "...The only objection I have to the place is the amount of shrapnel & bullets that are flying about..."; condition variable. (Qty 80 approx)

Listed in: Postal History , AUSTRALIA , Military World War I , Flight Covers Commercial , URUGUAY , Military Boer War , unusual origins or destinations , Military World War II , CANADA

Estimate: AUD$ 750.00

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Item was sold for: $725.00