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Auction: 233 - Lot number: 2394 << Previous   Next >>

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

Description: INDIAN ARMY FPO 46: 1945 (June 7) Forces Air Letter with letter headed "HQ 352 Petroleum Ptn RASC", to "Nuseirat/MEF" with Ceylon 20c tied by 'FPO/No46' cds & 'UNIT CENSOR/X53' cachet in violet (earliest date used at Cocos), triangular 'FIELD - CENSOR/45' cachet in violet, minor aging. [Nuseirat is on the Gaza Strip, Palestine. Today it is a United Nations Refugee Camp with more than 77,000 inhabitants]

Listed in: unusual origins or destinations , Palestine , Postal Stationery - Formular Issues , Postal Stationery - Aerogrammes , Postal Stationery , 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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Item was sold for: $380.00T