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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

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Item was sold for: $480.00T