Advanced Search  

     Prestige Philately Auction 233 CatalogueRegion ListingLot 2397

Tool Box

Return to Region Listing

Jump to Lot

Return to Bidsheet

View Bidding Sheet

Return to Lists

View Catalogue by Lot Order
View Catalogue by Region Order
View Catalogue by Theme Order
Auction: 233 - Lot number: 2397 << Previous   Next >>

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

Description: ROYAL AIR FORCE PO 301: 1945 (June 4) use of Forces Air Letter - address panel only - with letter headed "129 Staging Post", to Yorkshire with very fine 'RAFPOST 301/7JUN45' cds & equally fine 'RAF/CENSOR/575' cachet in violet. The RAFPOST 301 cds is notorious for being poorly struck: this is about as fine as it comes. [A Command Administration memo of 3.6.1945 advised all personal mail for the Cocos should be addressed "Section 301, RAF, Ceylon Air Forces"]

Listed in: 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$ 100.00T

Type: PS Get Help on this Item

Quality:Get Help on this Item

IMAGE GALLERY2 Images - Click to enlarge

Online Bidding for Lot: 2397

Auction has been held

Item was sold for: $480.00T