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1939 (11th. Sept) cover FRANCE to GB. tied Controle Postal Militaire label

1939 (11th. Sept) cover from FRANCE to GB with Controle Postal Militaire label tied by d/r. Controle Postal h/s. Ref: 304-109.


Price: £12.00
1939 (21st. Sept) cover GREECE to GB. tied CONTROLE DU CHANGE label

1939 (21st. Sept) cover from GREECE to GB with d/r. PATRAS p/m. and tied CONTROLE DU CHANGE label to rear. Ref: 303-099.


Price: £9.00
1939 (26th. Sept) cover with FELDPOST p/m. From Feldpost number 08771

1939 (26th. Sept) cover with FELDPOST p/m. to 'battalion II/VIII'. From Feldpost number 08771. Number blacked out in postmark. Ref: 301-146.


Price: £9.00
1939 (Dec) PC GERMANY. WEIMER p/m. Czech in Buchenwald Concentration Camp

1939 (Dec) PC [Type Po2a] from GERMANY with d/r. WEIMER p/m. and censor 'Gepruft / Block 47' h/s. [Type C9 and C16] From Czech POW in Buchenwald Concentration Camp. [Type Nos. from Lordahl's German Concentration Camps 1933-45] Ref: 303-105.


Price: £70.00
1939 (Dec) uprated REGISTERED LETTER from PALESTINE to GB. NABLUS p/m

1939 (Dec) uprated REGISTERED LETTER from PALESTINE to GB with d/r. NABLUS p/m. and PASSED BY CENSOR H.7 h/s. Ref: 305-042.


Price: £45.00
1939 (Feb) cover and soldiers letter SPAIN Civil War. censored

1939 (Feb) cover and soldiers letter from SPAIN to Gijon with weak boxed CENSURA MILITAR / ESTAFETA No. 25 h/s. From Pte. in 'Division Fleches Verdes , 9th Group del 100/17, 10th Bateria, Estafeta No. 25'. Letter headed 'Saludo a Franco. Viva Cristo Reg'. [The Flechas Verdes Division was a division of the Spanish Army and means "Green Arrows". It was created when the Flechas Azules Mixed Brigade was expanded into two division-sized units: the Flechas Verdes and Flechas Azules Divisions. The Flechas Verdes Division served in the Catalonia Offensive, the final offensive of the Spanish Civil War. Italians from the Corpo Truppe Volontarie served in these mixed Italo-Spanish Flechas (Arrows) units where the Italians provided the officers and technical personnel, while the Spanish served in the rank-and-file] Ref: 302-147.


Price: £25.00
1939 (Oct) cover + letter GB to FRANCE. redirected Controle Postal Militaire label

1939 (Oct) cover and letter from GB to FRANCE and redirected with tied Controle Postal Militaire label. Roughly opened. Ref: 298-050.


Price: £10.00
1939 (Oct) Registered Letter JERSEY to '129th Regiment d'Infant'

1939 (Oct) uprated Registered Letter from JERSEY, Channel Islands to '129th Regiment d'Infant, 21 Compagnie, Le Havre, FRANCE' with tied CONTROLE POSTAL MILITAIRE label. Also circ. LE HAVRE receipt p/m. Ref: 294-133.


Price: £85.00
1939 (Sept) cover Netherland Indies. PASSED CENSOR MADURA h/s

1939 (Sept) cover from Netherland Indies to India with circ. SOERABAJA p/m. and tri. PASSED CENSOR 1 MADURA h/s. From 'Java, Dutch East Indies'. Also BOMBAY receipt p/m. Ref: 302-155.


Price: £20.00
1939 cover EGYPT to GB. BPO / E 602 p/m. circ. CENSORED 30 OCT 1939 h/s.

1939 cover from EGYPT to GB with s/r. BPO / E 602 p/m. and circ. CENSORED / 30 OCT 1939 / * h/s. Daynes A 2400. Roughly opened and folded. Ref: 304-012.


Price: £20.00
1939 cover GIBRALTAR to GB with PASSED BY CENSOR / NCSO

1939 (Dec.) Air Mail cover from GIBRALTAR to GB [7d. RATE] with PASSED BY CENSOR / NCSO h/s. in red to rear. From 'R.B.G. Francis. Lt. Cmdr RN'. [N.C.S.O: Naval Control of Shipping Officer] Creased. Ref: 303-119.


Price: £65.00
1939 cover UGANDA toi Switzerland. KAMPALA p/m. N/185 OPENED BY CENSOR

1939 cover from UGANDA to Switzerland. KAMPALA p/m. with N/185 OPENED BY CENSOR label. East Africa. Ref: 301-034.


Price: £9.00
1939 PC FRANCE to 'Marseille'. BASE AERIENNE ANNEXE DE DINARD h/s.

1939 PC from FRANCE to 'Marseille' with DINARD m/c. and d/r. BASE AERIENNE ANNEXE DE DINARD h/s. French Air Force Base. Ref: 302-003.


Price: £15.00
1939 PPC BERMUDA to GB. PASSED BY CENSOR 12 BERMUDA h/s.

1939 (Nov) PPC [Real photo: Rapid Transit] from BERMUDA to GB with HAMILTON slogan m/c. and s/r. PASSED BY CENSOR / 12 / BERMUDA h/s. Also s/r. 'T' tax mark. [1d. RATE adhesive] Ref: 306-104.


Price: £75.00
1939 Registered Letter SIERRA LEONE to GB. PASSED BY CENSOR h/s

1939 (4th Oct) uprated Registered Letter from SIERRA LEONE to GB [3d. + 2d.] with s/l. PASSED BY CENSOR h/s. and boxed SEGBWEMA h/s. Commercial. Part flap missing. Ref: 303-106.


Price: £18.00
1939-40 covers from ITALY to GB with PC 90 OBE labels

1939-40 covers from ITALY to GB with PC 90 OBE labels and one with plain French labels tied by oval OUVERT / WB 350 h/s. Ref: 306-058.


Price: £9.00
1939-41 cover to 'HMS "Osprey" Portland' with tomb censor h/s. RNAS

1939-41 cover to 'HMS "Osprey" Portland' with tomb censor h/s. to rear. - RNAS. [HMS Osprey was an anti-submarine training establishment located at the Isle of Portland, Dorset, England. It was active between 1939 to 1941] Folded. Ref: 304-006.


Price: £12.00
1939-45 'Royal Navy' Honour Envelope to GB. PC 90 OBE 1544 label. [BERMUDA]

1939-45 'Royal Navy' Honour Envelope with RFHMS m/c. to GB with PC 90 OBE 1544 label. [BERMUDA] From 'H Cole'. Ref: 294-080.


Price: £15.00
1939-45 'USO' cover JAMAICA to GB. MARITIME MAIL m/c. censor 5643 h/s.

1939-45 (April) 'USO' cover from JAMAICA to GB [2d. RATE] with MARITIME MAIL m/c. and censor 5643 h/s. Also part OHMS label to rear with censor 5643 h/s. [USO: United Services Organization] Ref: 305-025.


Price: £20.00
1939-45 Air Letter CEYLON to GB. MARITIME MAIL m/c. 'HMS Mayina'

1939-45 Air Letter from CEYLON to GB with MARITIME MAIL m/c. and weak boxed PASSED BY CENSOR h/s. From 'HMS Mayina - a holding transit camp/shore base just outside of Coloumbo, Ceylon. To have been used as a base for the build up of to the invasion of Japan, But was never used due to the dropping of the Atomic bombs. Used for the repatriation home of troops. Ref: 304-095.


Price: £9.00