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1943 cover SIDCUP to RN Barracks. redirected to 'HMS DAEDALUS, c/o GPO London'

1943 (Dec) cover from SIDCUP to RN Barracks with UNCLAIMED / PORTSMOUTH h/s. Redirected to 'HMS DAEDALUS, c/o GPO London'. [Royal Naval Air Station Lee-on-Solent (HMS Daedalus) was one of the primary shore airfields of the Fleet Air Arm] Ref: 316-082.


Price: £15.00
1943 cover USA with Bâtiment de Ligne Richelieu p/m. Battleship of French Navy

1943 cover USA with Bâtiment de Ligne Richelieu p/m. and d/r. CENSURE FRANCAISE "RICHLIEU" h/s. Battleship of French Navy. The Richelieu was a battleship of the French Navy. Modernized in the United States in 1943.


Price: £15.00
1943 cover VENEZUELIA to GB redirected to 'Gallowgate Camp, Richmond, Yorks'

1943 Air Mail cover from VENEZUELIA to GB and redirected with EPPING p/m. to '2 Platoon, D Coy, Gallowgate Camp, Richmond, Yorks' with US EXAMINED BY / 4328 label and PC 90 OBE 1033 tape. [Venezuela was officially neutral for most of the war, it secretly supported the Allies. South American Volunteers] Ref: 310-081.


Price: £15.00
1943 covers GB to Pte. JJ Surtees, APO 4330'. REPORTED POW h/s.

1943 covers from GB to Pte. JJ Surtees, 16th Batt DLI, APO 4330. British North Africa Forces' with boxed ADDRESSEE IS REPORTED POW h/s. Also d/r. FPO 285 p/m. to rear [MEF] Ref: 309-151.


Price: £15.00
1943 Falklands TELEGRAM regarding 'General Recyphering Tables

1943 (June) Falklands TELEGRAM (Decode) regarding: Circular No. 50. SECRET. 'General Recyphering Tables No. 34'. From His Excellency the Governor with d/r. FOLIO h/s. 215 x 170 mm. Ref: 317-113.


Price: £15.00
1943 Honour Envelope Papua New Guinea to Australia. AUST ARMY PO 222 p/m

1943 Air mail Australian Honour Envelope from Papua New Guinea to Australia [3d. RATE] with s/r. AUST ARMY PO 222 p/m. [Located WAU] and tied OBC label. Ref: 313-126.


Price: £15.00
1943 Honour envelope PERSIA to GB. Indian FPO R-19 p/m.

1943 Honour envelope from PERSIA to GB with d/r. Indian FPO R-19 p/m. and censor 2229 h/s. Located Andimiskh, Ref: 315-153.


Price: £15.00
1943 Official photograph EGYPT: Spearhead of Invasion - Naval Beach Parties

1943 (June) Official photograph No. A. 17732 XL. EGYPT: Spearhead of Invasion - Naval Beach Parties. Operating the loud hailer for direction of beach traffic as naval beach parties and commandos train at HMS SAUNDERS, Kabrit, Bitter Lakes near the Mediterranean. Creator Priest, L C (Lt). Royal Navy official photographer. Full typed details to rear. 150 x 100 mm. Ref: 321-077.


Price: £15.00
1943 Official photograph. HOLLAND Mosquitos strike U-Boat Engineering Works

1943 (20th. Jan) British Official photograph. [C. 3365. XL] HOLLAND Mosquitos strike U-Boat Engineering Works: Stork Eng. & Diesel Engineering Works, RENGELO, Holland. 250 x 200 mm. Full typed details to rear. Ref: 313-099.


Price: £15.00
1943 PC with d/r. POSTA MILITARE No. 3550 p/m. to Italy and censored

1943 PC with d/r. POSTA MILITARE No. 3550 p/m. to Italy and censored Also AL MITTENTE / IMPOSSIBILE L'INCLTRO h/s. Ref: 315-084.


Price: £15.00
1943 POW l/s. GERMANY to New Zealand. 'AH Griffiths' in Res. Lazarett 744 Stalag IV/A

1943 Air Mail POW l/s. from GERMANY to New Zealand with d/r. dumb p/m. and censor h/s. From 'Alfred Henry Griffiths' in Res. Lazarett 744 Stalag IV/A. Part of the camp was set aside as a hospital for prisoners: Konigswartha Hospital #744 - Served Stalag 4A. Konigswartha, Saxony. Ref: 314-031.


Price: £15.00
1943 POW l/s. South AFRICA to Egypt. Camp 35, Block 9. tied censor label

1943 POW l/s. from South AFRICA to Egypt with tied censor label and circ. ALEXANDRIA receipt p/m. to rear. Camp 35, Block 9. Ref: 316-097.


Price: £15.00
1943 PPC South AFRICA to Switzerland. Censored GB and Germany

1943 real photo PPC from South AFRICA to Switzerland and censored in GB and Germany. Real photograph of 'Market Square, Johannesburg'. EMPIRE EXIBITION card. Ref: 309-056.


Price: £15.00
1943 YMCA cover GB to Canada. FPO 310 p/m. 'Pte. J Miness, A Coy,'. KIA

1943 (April) YMCA cover from GB to Canada with d/r. FPO 310 p/m. From 'Pte. J Miness, A Coy, RCR Canadian Army'. KIA 17th. Jan. 1944: in Regiments Roll of Honour. Ref 318-025.


Price: £15.00
1944 'EXPRESS' Red X message to Italy. POW Camp 45, Trumpington, Cambs

1944 'EXPRESS' Red X message from Switzerland to Italy with circ. Red Cross cachets. From POW Camp 45, Trumpington, Cambs. Urgent form. Ref: 308-121.


Price: £15.00
1944 'Safe Conduct' pass for German soldiers. 'LANDSER - WOZU'

1944 'Safe Conduct' pass for German soldiers. 'LANDSER - WOZU'. Soldiers on the Adriatic Front! Production Agency: P.W.B./A.F.H.Q. - 8th Army. 100,000 copies produced by special request of the 2nd Polish Corps for shell dissemination, July 1944. Ref: 310-099.


Price: £15.00
1944 (1st. Nov) HOLLAND. Official photograph No. BU.1268.XL. British Commandos

1944 (1st. Nov) HOLLAND. Official photograph No. BU.1268.XL. British Commandos landed on WALCHEREN Island on the mouth of the Scheldt. Men of the Pioneer Corps, Beach Company unload stores. 200 x 150 mm. Typed details to rear. Ref: 312-104.


Price: £15.00
1944 (1st. Nov) Official photograph British Commandos 'Invasion of WALCHEREN Island'

1944 (1st. Nov) HOLLAND. Official photograph British Commandos 'Invasion of WALCHEREN Island'. 3" Mortars in action from behind cover of amphibious tanks. No. BU.1268.XL. 200 x 150 mm. Typed details to rear. Ref: 312-104.


Price: £15.00
1944 (June) Air Mail cover ITALY to S. Africa. APO-U-MPK 12 p/m. censor 6525

1944 (28th. June) Air Mail cover from ITALY to S. Africa [10d. RATE] with d/r. APO-U-MPK 12 p/m. and shield censor 6525 h/s. Includes Postal order Counterfoil with d/r. MOWBRAY receipt p/m. 30th. June 1944. [APO 12 at Cetona. Not Seen by Proud who lists this arriving 12 Jun & staying 21 days until 3 Jul] Ref: 317-092.


Price: £15.00
1944 (Nov) Air Letter GB to CUBA and sent seamail. PC 90 OBE 6614 label

1944 (Nov) Air Letter from GB to CUBA and sent sea mail with PC 90 OBE 6614 label. Also Cuba receipt m/c. to rear 6th. Jan 1945. [No direct Air service from UK to Cuba] Ref: 313-011.


Price: £15.00