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Auction: 233 - Lot number: 2396 << Previous   Next >>

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

Description: INDIAN ARMY FPO 46: 1945 (Sep 24) usage of printed OAS 'This parcel of Cigarettes...' card, to Australia with superb 'FPO/No 46/ 25SEP45' cds. Letter of thanks states "...can you imagine me on the Cocos Islands enjoying them in the shade". [Japan surrendered 2.9.1945. Censorship was ended & "Cocos" could again be used in correspondence]

Listed in: Tobacco & Smoking , PICTURE POSTCARDS , 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: $1,100.00T