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Description: 1944 7d 'AIR LETTER' Perth to England with lengthy typed message dated "22/12/44", scarce '5 Opened by Censor' red/yellow label tied '5/PASSED/BY/CENSOR/17' diamond cachet in violet, just a little roughly opened on back with two small pieces missing (covered by censor tape when closed). [John Little recorded only two examples of the label, which was specifically provided for use on airletters in late-1944 so as not to obscure the 7d value and 'AIR LETTER' inscription]

Auction Category: COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA - Military - World War II

Listed in: Military World War II , AUSTRALIA , WESTERN AUSTRALIA , Postal Stationery - Aerogrammes Official , Postal Stationery , Flight Covers Commercial , Postal History , Censored Mail , Military & Censor Mail

Estimate: AUD$ 300.00T

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Quality: A- Get Help on this Item

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Item was sold for: $230.00T