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Auction: 147 - Lot number: 782 << Previous   Next >>

Category: NAURU

Description: JAPANESE OCCUPATION: c.1944 Japanese Navy (anchor at lower-left & photo of battleships within) airmail lettersheet to Japan. Rare. [Better quality than the similar item illustrated by Bob Stein in the SAS/Oceania "Informer" of July 2009. The airfield was built by the Japanese - and bombed by the Americans - but very few airmail items are recorded. The sender's address has been translated as U68 U66 Yokosuka Postal Station = Nauru]

Listed in: Japan Occupation , Postal Stationery , Postal Stationery - Letter Cards , Military - Navy , Flight Covers Commercial , Postal Stationery - Wartime , Military World War II , Scenic Postal Cards , landscape - Islands , AUSTRALIA , NAURU

Estimate: AUD$ 1000.00

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Item was sold for: $2,100.00