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Displaying 1 - 20 of 40 Lots in Category - AUSTRALIA - PRE WORLD WAR I MILITARY CAMPS



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Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised


455

PS

B

NEW SOUTH WALES: 1900 usage of 1d Postal Card with three part-strikes of the rare 'THE CAMP/DE31/1900/ NSW' cds (ERD), to 'MALTA' with arrival cds of FE3/01 on the face, minor blemishes. Rare: recorded 18 months only, & the only recorded example on cover. [Little is known of this "PO" or marking. It was presumably a "relief" type that moved from site to site]

250.00

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456

PS

C

NEW SOUTH WALES: 1901 usage of 1d Postal Card with message headed "Paddington Camp", 'PETERSHAM' arrival backstamp, soiled. [Paddington Camp was the site of the permanent facility Victoria Barracks]

150.00

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457

C

B

NEW SOUTH WALES: 1906 real photo PPC "Liverpool 1906" of troops in uniform & two young lads, minor blemishes, unused.

100.00

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458

C

A

NEW SOUTH WALES: 1906 John Bland real photo PPC "3rd ALH - Part of Braidwood (NSW) Troop" (mounted soldiers) with BN '38' cancel & 'BRAIDWOOD/DE25/1906/NSW' cds (Christmas Day).

150.00

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459

C

B

NEW SOUTH WALES: 1910 (Oct) real photo PPC "Area Officers Camp Albury..." panorama of tents & officers, minor blemishes, unused.

100.00

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460

C

A-

NEW SOUTH WALES: 1910 (Oct) real photo PPC of Albury Camp with message headed "Sunday 23.10.10" & 1d cancelled at Albury. Message states "This PC shows a portion of our camp..."

150.00

$115.00






461

C

A-

NEW SOUTH WALES: 1911 PPC 'SCEGS Sanitorium, School House, Library' to a cadet at Waverley with 1d punctured 'OS' (fault) tied by BN '1584' of 'HORNSBY', message headed "Area Office 19B/Hornsby" over '["A Cooke-Russell"] Captain/Area Officer/Training Area 19B' cachet in violet (the only such pre-WWI cachet we have seen).

200.00

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462

C

A

NEW SOUTH WALES: 1913 real photo PPC "Liverpool 1913" of the Easter Camp after heavy rains, unused.

100.00

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463

C

C

QUEENSLAND: 1901 (Mar 1) illustrated YMCA envelope with 'QUEENSLAND/FIFTH CONTINGENT/LYTTON/ BRISBANE' header, to London where redirected, a bit knocked-about. Rare: the only Boer War Camp cover recorded from Queensland & the only such item we have seen from Australia.

400.00

$300.00






464

C

(A)

QUEENSLAND: 1905 late usage of Boer War patriotic envelope 'GOOD LUCK/THE QUEENSLAND CONTINGENTS/[soldier]/ ABSENT MINDED BEGGARS' (the last line obscured by the 2d stamp), to Hobart with small repaired spikehole. Only the second example we have seen.

200.00

$150.00






465

C/L

C/B

SOUTH AUSTRALIA: Real photo PPC of a school cadet, heavy crease, unused; and 1911 'RECORD BOOK' re exemptions from attending military training issued to a schoolboy & details of two unit transfers, 'RIFLES CLUB OFFICE/SA' cachet in red on the reverse. (Qty 2 items)

100.00

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466

C

A

SOUTH AUSTRALIA: 1908 real photo PPC 'Easter Camp Nairne' (large hillside encampment), unused.

100.00

$75.00






467

C

A- A1

SOUTH AUSTRALIA: 'MILITARY CAMP/17AP1911/STH AUSTRALIA' very fine strike on 1d red on Tourist Bureau PPC ("Morialta Falls") to Wallaroo. Rated RRRRR. PO at Happy Valley Camp Easter-1911. Ex John Bell: acquired at the Prestige auction of 14.11.2014 for $552. The writer states "Arrived safe...we had to march from [ ? ] to the top of tapley's hill". [This is the ERD for the Military Camp cds, which was essentially a "relief" datestamp. It had six separate allocations between Easter 1911 & 4.10.1915]

500.00

$400.00






468

C

B A2+

SOUTH AUSTRALIA: 'MILITARY CAMP/11AP1912/STH AUSTRALIA' largely superb strike on real photo PPC of the Camp at Murray Bridge, to Norwood. Rated RRRRR. PO Easter-1912. Ex John Bell: acquired at the Prestige auction of 14.11.2014 for $604. [The writer states "...will be home to protect you tomorrow about tea time...This is a photo of the camp..."]

500.00

$400.00




469

C

A

SOUTH AUSTRALIA: 1914 real photo PPC '22nd LH Encampment/Bordertown 1914' of soldiers outside tent.

100.00

$75.00




470

C

B

SOUTH AUSTRALIA: 1914 real photo PPC of soldiers outside tent, ballpoint pen endorsements on reverse of the men's names over "Morphettville 1914", blemishes.

75.00

$60.00








471

C

B/C

TASMANIA: Mail to militiamen at Ulverstone (1905), Forth (1910 - with '1st Battalion Tasmanian Rangers' imprint - & undated) or Ross Camp (1911 and 1913), also 1916 with 'TASMANIAN RANGERS' crest on flap and 'MILITARY CAMP 1/TASMANIA' cds to Egypt, condition variable. (Qty 6)

200.00

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472

PS

C

TASMANIA: c.1911 usage of Fullface 1d Letter Card ('NATIONAL PARK/NS WALES'; vertical scene) endorsed "Ross Camp Ross" at left & with faint strike of the rubber 'MILITARY CAMP' cds in blue, somewhat aged. Rare.

400.00

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473

C

B

TASMANIA: 1914 Propsting real photo PPC 'Light Horse at Mona Vale 1914', minor blemishes, unused.

100.00

$75.00






474

C

B

TASMANIA: 1914 Spurling real photo PPC of bugler & catering corps, Pictorial 1d with 'ROSS/AP15/14/TASMANIA' cds, minor blemishes.

250.00

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