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World War 1

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WW1:   -   Coronel & Falklands - Naval Battle  -  Western Front (Somme / Verdun) -  Dardanelles / Gallipoli  - Jutland Battle  - Emden sunk  - Airship / Zeppelin  - Hospital / Hopital ships   - Lusitania sunk  - RFC -  Lenin / Pershing / Kitchener  - Tank  -  U-boat / Submarine  -  POW  -  Occupation 

 

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1916 Honour Envelope Western Front. FPO C. 8 p/m. Mission Militaire Francaise

1916 Honour Envelope from the Western Front to France with d/r. FPO C. 8 p/m. and Mission Militaire Francaise / FRANCAISE POSTAGE h/s. Allocated to 8th. Cavalry Bde., 3rd Cavalry Div. Ref: 321-136.


Price: £9.00
1916 OHMS cover with boxed 66TH MOTOR AIR-LINE SECTION RE h/s. censored

1916 OHMS cover with d/r. FPO p/m. and boxed 66TH MOTOR AIR-LINE SECTION RE h/s. Also censor 1156 h/s. Responsible for the wires along which signals, telephones etc were transmitted IN THE AIR, ie not below ground. An airline section consisted of the following: Telegraphists office, Telegraphists (permanent line), Permanent linesmen, Airlinemen, Wiremen, A Wheeler, A Blacksmith, A Fitter, and An Instrument repairer. Ref: 318-055.


Price: £15.00
1916 PC FRANCE to GB. FPO AD3 p/m. censor 1508. '29th. Casualty Clearing Stn.'

1916 PC from FRANCE to "Motor Cycling", GB with d/r. FPO AD3 p/m. and censor 1508 h/s. From 'RB Roe, Capt. RAMC. 29th. Casualty Clearing Station, BEF, France'. [Located Gezaincourt Sep 15 - Apr 17. Somme department, Hauts-de-France, Northern France] Ref: 313-080.


Price: £9.00
1916 photograph SP 2157 Badly damaged battlecruiser SEYDLITZ, Battle of Jutland

1916 photograph SP 2157: Badly damaged battlecruiser SEYDLITZ, Battle of Jutland 31 May 1916. The ship was hit by one torpedo and eight 15 inch shells (five of which hit below the waterline) and eight 12 inch shells. She was badly flooded, this being exacerbated by steaming too quickly, 5329 tons of water were taken on board causing a list of 8 degrees to port meaning the ship was nearly lost. Ref: 307-024.


Price: £10.00
1916 POW cover GERMANY to GB. 'G Stuart Castle RFC' - Royal Flying Corps

1916 (Dec) POW cover from GERMANY to GB with d/r. Gutersloh p/m. From 'G Stuart Castle RFC' - Royal Flying Corps. [George Stuart Castle 2nd. Lt. 160331. On 31.03.16 taken POW in Holland, repat:18.11.18] Ref: 318-057.


Price: £100.00
1916 POW cover SWITZERLAND. d/r. FELDPOST / POSTE DE CAMPAGNE p/m.

1916 POW cover from SWITZERLAND with d/r. FELDPOST / POSTE DE CAMPAGNE p/m. and Internlerungsbureau Luzern h/s. Folded. Ref: 318-091.


Price: £10.00
1916 PPC 'Pictures from the front of Seaford'. s/r. SEAFORD p/m.

1916 PPC 'Pictures from the front of Seaford' with s/r. SEAFORD p/m. Pull out 12 b/w. small pictures. [Seaford is a coastal town in East Sussex, lying east of Newhaven and Brighton and west of Eastbourne] Ref: 309-084.


Price: £6.00
1916 PPC (Hospital Ship "REWA") PLYMOUTH m/c. PASSED BY CENSOR

1916 PPC (Hospital Ship "REWA") with PLYMOUTH m/c. and weak boxed PASSED BY CENSOR / RN HOSPITAL PLYMOUTH h/s. - Gould 2A18. mss .. "arrived here yesterday". Ref: 318-136.


Price: £30.00
1916 PPC (Lowestoft) with s/r. APO HD M11 p/m. Flixton Park Camp?

1916 [July] PPC (Lowestoft) with s/r. APO HD M11 p/m. Flixton Park Camp, Bungay, Suffolk? Ref: 318-035


Price: £10.00
1916 PPC BERMUDA to GB. 'R.M. Barracks, Bermuda, West Indies' censored

1916 PPC from BERMUDA to GB with poor circ. IRELAND ISLAND p/m. and s/r. P.C. BERMUDA censor h/s. From 'R.M. Barracks, Bermuda, West Indies'. Royal Marines. Ref: 311-037.


Price: £20.00
1916 PPC Bystander 'The Thirst for Reprisals' by Bruce Bairnsfather

1916 PPC Bystander 'The Thirst for Reprisals' by Bruce Bairnsfather with d/r. ...OLD GREEN p/m. Ref: 311-102.


Price: £6.00
1916 PPC EGYPT to '31 General Hospital, Port Said' HMHS "Letitia"

1916 (Oct) PPC from EGYPT to '31 General Hospital, Nursing Staff QAMNS, Port Said' with circ. ALEXANDRIA p/m. and circ. dumb cross censor h/s. Also Signature cachet 'Charles Luke Lieut Col IMS / Officer Commanding Troops / HM Hospital Ship "LETITIA". From HMHS "Letitia" HOSPITAL ship. Sunk Aug 1917. Ref: 316-121.


Price: £100.00
1916 PPC EGYPT to GB. 4th. AUST INF BGDE FPO p/m. censored

1916 PPC from EGYPT to GB with circ. 4th. AUST INF BGDE / FPO p/m. and censor 2231 h/s. From Will Pope. 'C Coy, 16th Batt. 4th Brigade, AIF. Ismailia, Egypt'. Ref: 311-155.


Price: £25.00
1916 PPC EGYPT to GB. AUST DIV FPO p/m. CASUALTY

1916 PPC from EGYPT to GB with weak s/r. 2nd. AUST DIV FPO p/m. and PASSED BY / CENSOR h/s. From 'Pte S Shave, 1178. 9th Inf. Aus Imp. Force'. KIA in 1917. Casualty: YPRES Memorial. Ref: 316-124.


Price: £25.00
1916 PPC EGYPT to GB. FPO EY p/m. censor 5400 h/s. 3rd. Dismounted Brigade

1916 PPC from EGYPT to GB with d/r. FPO EY p/m. and censor 5400 h/s. Allocated to 3rd. Dismounted Brigade. Ref: 320-096.


Price: £20.00
1916 PPC FRANCE to GB. VENDOME p/m. PASSED BY CENSOR h/s. 'RNAS'

1916 PPC from FRANCE to GB with s/r. VENDOME p/m. and s/l. PASSED BY CENSOR h/s. Gould 4C328 - 3 Wing, France. From 'Frank Bawden in 'RNAS' [Royal Naval Air Service] Ref: 321-007.


Price: £15.00
1916 PPC GREECE to 'Stallingboro' Battery, Nr. Grimsby'. APO SX8 p/m.

1916 PPC (Salonique) from GREECE to GB and redirected to 'Lieut. Alexander, 1/1/ East Riding RE, Stallingboro' Battery, Nr. Grimsby' with s/r. APO SX8 p/m. and vey weak tri. 390 censor h/s. mss .. "Any more Zepp news? .. We've lost 2 T.B.D". [Torpedo - Boat - Destroyer] Stallingborough Battery was built as part of the Humber estuary's coastal defence system. In February 1916 the coastal battery was equipped with two 6-inch breech-loading Mk. VII guns. Ref: 308-156.


Price: £18.00
1916 PPC Hospital Ship "AQUITANIA" AAMC Details, Parkhouse Camp

1916 PPC [HM Hospital Ship "AQUITANIA"] with d/r. PARKHOUSE CAMP SALISBURY 2 p/m. From 'AAMC Details, Parkhouse Camp No. 2, Salisbury, Wilts'. Australian Army Medical Corps. mss .. "arrived in England yesterday'. Ref: 317-144.


Price: £25.00
1916 PPC ISLE of MAN. ALIEN'S DETENTION CAMP / CENSORED / KNOCKALOE, IOM

1916 illustrated PPC from the ISLE of MAN to 'Somerset' with oval ALIEN'S DETENTION CAMP / CENSORED / KNOCKALOE, IOM h/s. From 'John Dechart, Peel, IOM'. Folded. Ref: 310-115.


Price: £75.00
1916 PPC ITALY to GB. UFFICO POSTA MILITARE / 21 DIVIS p/m. 'Italian Front'

1916 PPC [Cadore Pittoresco] from ITALY to GB with d/r. UFFICO POSTA MILITARE / 21 DIVIS p/m. endorsed 'Italian Front'. Ref: 312-095.


Price: £9.00