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Auction: 231 - Lot number: 1226 << Previous   Next >>

Description: SHORTAGE OF WRITING MATERIALS: Usage of a piece of rough cardboard from a Major Drapkin's cigarette carton inscribed "POSTCARD" with Infantry Brigade cds of 11JL15 & Censor #2640 cachet in rosine, unusually fine. The message, with two objectionable expressions obliterated by the censor, states "...we are having awfully hot weather here plenty of flies. We are back in the trenches again..."

Auction Category: NEW ZEALAND - GALLIPOLI CAMPAIGN - The Gallipoli Fiasco

Listed in: Military & Censor Mail , NEW ZEALAND , Postal History , Military World War I , EGYPT , TURKEY , Military - WWI Gallipoli (ANZAC) , MIDDLE EAST , Tobacco & Smoking

Estimate: AUD$ 600.00

Type: C Get Help on this Item

Quality: A- Get Help on this Item

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Item was sold for: $460.00