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1916 cover AUSTRALIA to USA. ALELAIDE m/c. PASSED censor h/s.

1916 cover from AUSTRALIA to USA with ALELAIDE / SOUTH AUSTRALIA m/c. and s/l. PASSED censor h/s. Adhesive damaged. Ref: 318-112.


Price: £9.00
1916 cover BERMUDA to 'Cpl. PS Ingham, No. 699 BVRG, 1st. Batt Lincoln Regt, BEF'

1916 (June) cover from BERMUDA to 'Cpl. PS Ingham, No. 699 BVRG, [Bermuda Volunteer Rifle Corps] Attached 1st. Batt Lincoln Regt, British Expeditionary Force' with HAMILTON m/c. and s/r. P.C / BERMUDA h/s. [699 Cpl-Sgt. (later 2Lt-Maj) Ingham, Phillip Stanley w s. Medal Entitlement: MM, 1914-15 Star trio, ED(B), VLSM, SWB (Sickness) Wounded: 16.7.16 Mametz Wood. Remarks: Bombing section. Recommended for the DCM and promoted to Sgt for action on 3.7.16: Awarded MM LG. 23.8.16. Wounded in the shoulder. Returned to Bermuda 16.11.16. Discharged Medically Unfit 21.11.16. Presented with MM in Bermuda on 23.11.16. Subsequently commissioned in Bermuda with BVRC, rising to Major] Bermuda Contingent. Ref: 315-071.


Price: £100.00
1916 cover EGYPT to 'Captain WR Gatt, Royal Fied Artillery, El Ferdan'. BAPO Z p/m.

1916 cover from EGYPT to 'Captain WR Gatt, Royal Fied Artillery, 11th. Division Ammunition Train, El Ferdan' with d/r. BAPO Z p/m. and tri censor 3388 censor h/s. Maltese Contingent. Ref: 313-012.


Price: £25.00
1916 cover EGYPT to Australia. 'E. Cameron Lieut. RFC'. Royal Flying Corps

1916 (Feb) 'Allen Line' cover from EGYPT to Australia with s/r. MINIA p/m. and circ. CL 1 PSSED BY CENSOR h/s. From 'E. Cameron Lieut. RFC'. Tasmanian in Royal Flying Corps. Early 1916 one of the main squadrons operating in Egypt was 14 Squadron. [SENUSSI Campaign 1915-1917: In Dec. 1915 a small force, the Western Frontier Force (WFF), was assembled at Matruh under Major-General Wallace. From March 1916 the 2/1st Cheshire Company (RE) executed works for the RFC at MINYA (Minia) and Assiut and constructed defense's in the Luxor area, at Esna, Suhag and other places opposite the Kharga oasis] Ref: 315-013.


Price: £250.00
1916 cover EGYPT to GB with FPO 93 p/m censored

1916 cover from EGYPT to GB with FIELD POST OFFICE 93 p/m. and PASSED BY CENSOR No. 3254 h/s. [16th West Yorks]. Ref: 312-115.


Price: £9.00
1916 cover EGYPT to GB. FPO A.N.13 p/m. tri. censor 3274 h/s.

1916 (May) cover from EGYPT to GB with d/r. FPO A.N.13 p/m. and tri. censor 3274 h/s. - 13 AUSTRALIAN Brigade, Egypt. Ref: 320-150.


Price: £25.00
1916 cover FLEET POST OFFICE p/m. with CENSORED / JD McC h/s.

1916 (Aug) cover with s/r. FLEET POST OFFICE p/m. and CENSORED / JD McC h/s. - Gould 3A19: 1 of 3 Hospital ships. [Commander. JD McCulloch] Ref: 310-140.


Price: £12.00
1916 cover FRANCE to 'Bureau de la teligraphic, Calais'. redirected FPO G p/m.

1916 cover from FRANCE to 'Lieutenant Colonel Schmit, Bureau de la teligraphic, Calais' and redirected to 'Wireless GHQ, BEF' with d/r. FPO G p/m. Also s/r. TRESOR ET POSTES 2 p/m. to rear. Ref: 313-013.


Price: £9.00
1916 cover FRANCE to 'Lady Victoria Hicks Beach, EGYPT'. APO 2 m/c.

1916 (March) cover from FRANCE to 'Lady Victoria Hicks Beach, Nurses Empire Club, Cairo, EGYPT' with APO 2 m/c. and censor 1541 h/s. Also circ. CAIRO receipt p/m. to rear. [On 23 April 1916, Michael Hugh Hicks-Beach was seriously wounded, and according to one account, was rescued by Corporal William Castle, who ‘under heavy Turkish fire placed [him] across his horse and galloped six miles to safety’. However, he died of his wounds and was buried alongside his wife, Marjorie. She had gone out to Egypt in late 1915 to visit her husband, accompanied by his sister, 'Lady Victoria Hicks-Beach'. With German U-boats targeting passenger vessels in the Mediterranean, Marjorie and Victoria were forced to stay longer than planned in Cairo. Victoria helped in running the British Empire Nurses’ Club and remained in Cairo until she was able to secure transport home in mid-May 1916] Hinge remains. Ref: 310-112.


Price: £35.00
1916 cover FRANCE to GB. '17 Region Hopital Compre No. 64, Chateau St Rone'

1916 (March) cover from FRANCE to GB with s/r. The. GARONE p/m. and d/r. '17 Region Hopital Compre No. 64, Chateau St Rone / Le Medicin Chef' cachet. From 'M. Lucle, Infirmiere, Hopital Comp. No. 64'. Ref: 307-063.


Price: £6.00
1916 cover GERMANY to 'POW, Knockaloe Aliens Camp, Peel, Isle of Man'

1916 cover from GERMANY to 'POW, Knockaloe Aliens Camp, Peel, Isle of Man' with d/r. BERLIN p/m. and weak oval ALIEN'S DETENTION CAMP / CENSORED / KNOCKALOE, IOM h/s. German Prisoner of War. Ref: 258-050.


Price: £25.00
1916 cover GIBRALTAR to GB. OPENED BY CENSOR 1769 label.

1916 cover from GIBRALTAR to GB with weak d/r. GIBRALTAR p/m. and OPENED BY CENSOR 1769 label - torn. Ref: 321-149.


Price: £20.00
1916 cover MALAYSIA to India. KAMPAR p/m. OPENED BY CENSOR h/s. Perak

1916 cover from MALAYSIA to India with d/r. KAMPAR p/m. and plain resealing label with OPENED BY CENSOR h/s. Perak. 4 cent Straits Settlement adhesive. NB: Trimmed opening edge. Ref: 307-035


Price: £30.00
1916 cover S. AFRICA to 'Capt. W Bryars RAMC, No. 23 Indian Gen. Hospital, AMARA, Mesopotamia'

1916 (May) cover from South AFRICA to 'Capt. W Bryars RAMC, No. 23 Indian General Hospital, AMARA, Mesopotamian Exped. Force' with DURBAN m/c. and poor receipt p/m. to rear. Ref: 314-054.


Price: £15.00
1916 cover to 'RA Harris, Sussex Yeomanry' RETURNED TO ENGLAND h/s.

1916 (May) cover to 'Trooper RA Harris, 1 Sussex Yeomanry, Headquarters, Expeditionary Force' with boxed ADDRESSEE RETURNED TO ENGLAND / BASE MEF h/s. Also d/r. BAPO Z p/m. [EGYPT] and redirected to 'NASRIEH HOSPITAL'. [1st Sussex Yeomanry: by 8 Jan. 1916 the Regiment was evacuated from GALLIPOLI and moved to Mudros, and after a short stay the unit embarked for Egypt in Feb. 1916] NB: Opens out and corner missing. Ref: 307-130.


Price: £20.00
1916 cover USA to 'Tasmania', Australia. CL 2 / PASSED BY CENSOR

1916 (Nov) cover from USA to 'Tasmania', Australia with s/r. CL 2 / PASSED BY CENSOR h/s. [Launceston] and OPENED BY CENSOR label in red. Roughly opened. Ref: 308-113.


Price: £30.00
1916 cover Western Front to GB. FPO H.X p/m. ANZAC Corps

1916 (Dec) cover from the Western Front to GB with d/r. FPO H.X p/m. and tri. censor 2554 h/s. [Allocated to 1/III Lond. RFA] Signed by 'RCM Mayne'. ANZAC Corps. Ref: 308-117.


Price: £9.00
1916 cover Western Front to USA. FPO HX p/m. s/r. 'S' Special censorship

1916 cover from the Western Front to USA with d/r. FPO HX p/m. and deleted censor h/s. Also s/r. 'S' Special censorship and NEW YORK DUE 4 CENTS h/s. NB: Opening edge damaged. Ref: 321-066.


Price: £12.00
1916 Field Service PC EGYPT to GB. FPO 125 p/m. 'Charles T Trevor'

1916 Field Service PC from EGYPT to GB with d/r. FPO 125 p/m. From 'Charles T Trevor'. Ref: 308-114.


Price: £9.00
1916 Honour Envelope W. Front to GB. FPO 93 p/m. WAR FUND Charity label

1916 (April) Honour Envelope from the Western Front to GB with d/r. FPO 93 p/m. tying NATIONAL PHILATELIC WAR FUND Charity label. Also unused copy. Ref: 314-102.


Price: £50.00