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1942 TELEGRAM + envelope 'Overseas' to GB. PASSED BY CENSOR No. 2427 h/s.

1942 TELEGRAM and delivery envelope from 'Overseas' to GB with octagonal PASSED BY CENSOR No. 2427 h/s. - Daynes GBC 2 - WW1 censor h/s. NB: There is an error on one of the date stamps. Flap missing. Ref: 308-016.


Price: £30.00
1942 US Official photograph. FRANCE US Air Force heavies blast Nazi Aircraft Works

1942 (13th. May) US Official photograph [US. 68. XL] FRANCE: US Air Force heavies blast Nazi Aircraft Works at MEAULTE, France. US Eighth Air Force. 300 x 250 mm. Full typed details to rear. Ref: 313-101.


Price: £9.00
1942-42 USSR Official photograph. Soviet Winter Offensive. NW Stalingrad: Red Army

1942-42 USSR Official photograph. [RUS. 4143. XL] Soviet Winter Offensive. NW Stalingrad: Red Army firing at Germans. 200 x 150 mm. Full typed details to rear. Ref: 313-097.


Price: £8.00
1942-43 Air Mail l/s's and cover from/to 'Captain TCM TABERER, DSO, POW, Italy'

1942-43 Air Mail l/s's and cover [4 No.] from/to 'Captain TCM TABERER, DSO, South African POW, Italy' with tied censor labels. [2 lira 50 cents. RATE] Captain TABERER, T C M. Service Number 201496. Died 07/07/1943. Aged 45. 107 Coy. South African Reserve Mechanical Transport. Served with the Hampshire Regt. and gained his DSO in France 1918. Includes 1942 Vatican message sheet etc. and earlier letters. One refers to him being found not guilty at Court Martial, was "honorably acquitted". Flap missing. Ref: 302-019.


Price: £150.00
1942-43 British Official Photographs. 'German and Italian prisioners from North Africa'

1942-43 British Official Photographs Nos. A. 12773 and A. 12775. 'German and Italian prisoners arrive in Britain from North Africa'. On board Steam Drifter "HONEY DEW" R.N. 136. [Royal Navy] Full typed details to rear. 150 x 100 mm. Ref: 308-039.


Price: £15.00
1942-43 POW l/s's South AFRICA to Italy and censored. From 'Hospital POW'

1942-43 POW l/s's from South AFRICA to Italy and censored. From 'Hospital POW'. POW 9 l/s. by Airmail with Imprint: GP-S.35097-1942-3-720,000.S. The other with Imprint: GP-S. 35490-1941-2-750,000.S. Ref: 301-004.


Price: £20.00
1942-44 'US Army M-8 Light Tank with 75mm howitzer' photograph No. NYP. 12884

1942-44 'US Army M-8 Light Tank with 75mm howitzer'. Official photograph No. NYP. 12884. [Howitzer Motor Carriage M8] Full typed details to rear. 250 x 20 mm. Also real photo of another Tank 200 x 150 mm. Ref: 313-153.


Price: £12.00
1942-44 cover 'Motor Launce 161' to GB. MARITIME MAIL m/c.

1942-44 cover 'Motor Launce 161' to GB with MARITIME MAIL m/c. and '90623' h/s. to rear. Royal Navy. From 'StoII I.Cohen'. Ref: 313-029.


Price: £10.00
1942-44 Honour Envelopes EGYPT to GB. RAF censors R11/79 and 246

1942-44 Honour Envelopes from EGYPT to GB with s/r. EPP p/m. and RAF censors R11/79 and R11/246 h/s's. Ref: 313-127.


Price: £6.00
1942-44 Letter Cards EGYPT to GB. FPO 572 p/m. HMS Prometheus

1942-44 Letter Cards [5 No.] from EGYPT to GB with d/r. FPO 572 p/m. and tomb censor h/s. From 'Suez' and 'HMS Prometheus': commissioned 1st July 1942 as an auxiliary patrol base, Alexandria, in the Mediterranean under command of Captain T.G. Harrison, Royal Navy. Ref: 313-130.


Price: £15.00
1942-45 Air Mail cover PAPUA, NG to Australia. HM AUSTRALIAN SHIPS h/s. censors

1942-45 Air Mail cover from PAPUA, NG to Australia with NAVAL / SERVICE canc. 3d. adhesive and HM AUSTRALIAN SHIPS h/s. Also Royal Navy tomb censor with 2 OBC label tied by diamond h/s. Sydney. Ref: 306-036.


Price: £25.00
1942-45 cover Royal Navy to 'HMS VECTIS, Cowes, Isle of Wight' redirected

1942-45 cover from the Royal Navy to 'Third Officer GS Rose, WRNS, HMS VECTIS, Cowes, Isle of Wight' and redirected with tomb censor to rear. [HMS Vectis: a shore establishment at Cowes Castle, Isle of Wight] Ref: 311-067.


Price: £15.00
1942-45 Royal Navy Honour Envelope to Australia with tied 3 ObC label

1942-45 Royal Navy Honour Envelope to Australia with PASSED FREE / OF POSTAGE h/s. and 3 ObC label [Smith 3-8a] tied by diamond Censor 158 h/s. Used by Australian Navy. Ref: 312-147.


Price: £9.00
1942-46 'POW 10' PC's [5 No.] South AFRICA to Italy with different imprint Nos.

1942-46 'POW 10' PC's [5 No.] from South AFRICA to Italy with different imprint Nos. All censored and one with d/r. Philippolis p/m. Ref: 312-100.


Price: £25.00
1943 'Armate' PC GREECE to Italy. Feldpost 56220 censor 'Ad' h/s.

1943 'Armate' PC from GREECE to Italy. From Feldpost 56220 - Staff, Fortress Inf. Regt. 966 and s/r. censor 'Ad' h/s. Italian Volunteer. NB: Folded. Ref: 302-101.


Price: £15.00
1943 'Army Form W 3054 (Italian)' PC's [4 No.] to ITALY. different imprints

1943 'Army Form W 3054 (Italian)' PC's [4 No.] to ITALY with different imprints. All censored and one with s/r. POW / 203 / CAMP h/s. Ref: 312-098.


Price: £30.00
1943 'View Letter Card' KENYA to GB. EA APO 83 p/m. RAF censor R11/74 h/s.

1943 'View Letter Card' from KENYA to GB with d/r. EA APO 83 p/m. and RAF censor R11/74 h/s. - HQ 246 Wing, Mombasa. East Africa. Six pictures inside. Ref: 310-012.


Price: £25.00
1943 (1st. April) letter only MV "Daphnella". Merchant Marine on Convoy

1943 (1st. April) letter only MV "Daphnella, c/o Anglo Saxon Pet. Co., London". mss .. "write to ... c/o Captain GE Divine, Messrs Fox, Falmouth". From 'Kim Ball'. Merchant Marine on Convoy. Ref: 311-100.


Price: £9.00
1943 (1st. Aug) OHMS parcel label. Censored Registered Mail from 'HMS BERMUDA'

1943 (1st. Aug) OHMS parcel label: Censored Registered Mail from 'HMS BERMUDA' with boxed MAIL OFFICE h/s. Imprint: 966/WTP.1006/175A and part 'The Seal of His Majesty's Ships' wax seal to rear. [HMS "Bermuda" in Aug. 1943: Supported Anti-submarine operations by 40th Escort Group and 5th Support Group off the Spanish coast during which attacks were made for the first time by Hs293 weapons. Operation PERCUSSION] Trimmed. Ref: 303-101.


Price: £15.00
1943 (25th. Nov.) real photograph IRAQ, Habaniya: 'CONTROL OFFICE'

1943 (25th. Nov.) real photograph IRAQ, Habaniya: 'ASR, G 211. CONTROL OFFICE'. [ASC: Air Sea Rescue] RAF Station. [Air Ministry photo: 210 x 155 mm] Ref: 304-072.


Price: £10.00