UNIT CACHETS etc: Cover with very fine strike of the rare 'HEADQUARTERS/OTAGO/27AUG1915/MOUNTED RIFLE/REGIMENT' datestamp in rosine (Firebrace #NZ30; ERD) & endorsed at L/L "(initials) OC No 2 Mobile Sect/NZVC", light HQ cds, minor blemishes & repaired corner at U/R clear of the h/s. Ex Gordon Darge. [The sender was Sgt John Blackie of the Veterinary Corps, who survived the war] The illustration is above Lot 1216.
Auction Category: NEW ZEALAND - GALLIPOLI CAMPAIGN - Forces in Egypt
Military & Censor Mail , NEW ZEALAND , Postal History , Military World War I , EGYPT , MIDDLE EAST , Military - WWI Gallipoli (ANZAC) , Postmarks , Fauna - animals , Medical & Health