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Auction: 233 - Lot number: 2388 << Previous   Next >>

Category: COCOS ISLANDS POSTAL HISTORY - 1941-46 World War II Military Administration

Description: INWARDS MAIL: 1945 (Apr 5) airgraph with photograph of the addressee's wife from GB to "129 Staging Post/RAF/SEAC", usual horizontal fold (which is clear of the photo). Believed to be the only recorded airgraph addressed to Cocos. [129 Staging Post was a postal unit at the West Island Airfield that processed incoming mails between -.4.1945 & -.3.1946]

Listed in: Photographs , Airgraphs , unusual origins or destinations , GREAT BRITAIN , Airmail Covers - Flying Boats , Postal History , Free Mail , Flight Covers Commercial , CEYLON , INDIA , Military - Air Force , Military World War II , AUSTRALIA , COCOS ISLANDS , MALAYA Straits Settlements

Estimate: AUD$ 500.00T

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Quality: A- Get Help on this Item

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Item was sold for: $6,000.00T