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1941 (Nov) cover NEWFOUNDLAND to USA. AMERICAN FORCES APO 0801-A p/m

1941 (Nov) cover from NEWFOUNDLAND to USA with AMERICAN FORCES APO 0801-A p/m. and s/r. Passed by Naval Censor h/s. From 'US Naval Operating Base, Argentia, Newfoundland'. Ref: 310-086.


Price: £15.00
1941 cover AUSTRIA to 'SS Rottenfuhrer Hansmann, Germany'

1941 (April) cover from AUSTRIA to 'SS Rottenfuhrer Hansmann Franz, Germany'. Corporal in SS. [Rottenfhrer (Section Leader) was a Nazi Party paramilitary rank ] Ref: 318-113.


Price: £15.00
1941 cover GB to 'Gunner Ashley, Yorkshire' redirected to Gambia

1941 cover from GB to 'Gunner Ashley, A Section, 313 HAA Battery RA, Yorkshire' and redirected to "Y" List, Woolwich and then Gambia with d/r. FPO 109 p/m. to rear. West Africa. Faults. Ref: 317-147.


Price: £15.00
1941 cover KENYA to Australia. EA APO 2 p/m. RAF censor R9/241 h/s.

1941 (Oct) Air Mail cover from KENYA to Australia with d/r. EA APO 2 p/m. and RAF censor R9/241 h/s. - RAF Nakuku. [Dates Recorded: 17/10/41 to 14/2/42] Also tied 3 ObC label. From 'E Kemp'. Royal Air Force. NB: Folded. Ref: 315-132.


Price: £15.00
1941 PC EGYPT to 'Alexandria' with oct. Postal Censor h/s. From 'Michele Gaeta'

1941 PC from EGYPT to 'Alexandria' with oct. Postal Censor h/s. From 'Michele Gaeta, Italian Internees Camp Fayed, No. 7 24'. Prisoner of War. Ref: 315-088.


Price: £15.00
1941 POW PC [Notification of Capture] from EGYPT to Italy censored

1941 (9th. Feb) POW PC [Notification of Capture] from EGYPT to Italy via Red Cross, Switzerland and censored. From 'Delli Noci, Mario' in Italian POW Camp. Unit: Marmarica'. [The 62nd Infantry Division "Marmarica" was an Infantry Division of the Italian Army during WW2. Destroyed 5 Jan. 1941 in Bardia.] Folded. Ref: 317-117.


Price: £15.00
1941 redirected cover 'RE Terry OBE, HMS Jason' to GB. RFHMS p/m. tomb censor

1941 redirected cover from 'RE Terry OBE, HMS Jason' to GB with RFHMS p/m. and tomb censor h/s. Minesweeper in ROSYTH Command July 1941. [Reginald Ernest Terry OBE, RN] Ref: 318-009.


Price: £15.00
1941 Registered cover SUMATRA to GB. MEDAN p/m. and two censor labels

1941 Registered cover from SUMATRA to GB with d/r. MEDAN p/m. and two censor labels: tied Door Censuuur Geopend label and PC 90 OBE 6226 label. Ref: 321-126.


Price: £15.00
1942 'EXPRES' cover BELGIUM to 'lager 8, Leipzig, Germany' censored

1942 'EXPRES' cover from BELGIUM to 'lager 8, Leipzig, Germany' with s/r. ANTWERP p/m. and tied Geoffnet censor label. Also d/r. LEIPZIG receipt p/m. [Stalag IV-G was a POW Camp for NCOs and enlisted men, not in the usual sense, but a series of "Work Camps" throughout Saxony, administered from Oschatz, situated between Leipzig and Dresden.] Ref: 321-171.


Price: £15.00
1942 (19th. Feb) cover 'Abyssinian Campaign' to GB. FPO 5? p/m. censor 1152

1942 (19th. Feb) cover from the 'Abyssinian Campaign' to GB with d/r. FPO 5? p/m. and censor 1152 h/s. Endorsed '19th. Feb. 43. Abyssinian Campaign' to rear. [The East African Campaign (also known as the Abyssinian Campaign) 10 June 1940 9 Nov. 1943] NB: Folded and soiled to rear. Ref: 318-075.


Price: £15.00
1942 (July) US Official Picture 'Japanese Transport off ALASKA bombed and sunk'

1942 (July) US Official Picture No. U.S.4. XL. 'Japanese Transport off ALASKA bombed and sunk by US Army Aircraft'. Japanese War Vessel in the Aleutian Islands. Full typed details to rear.150 x 100 mm. Also larger photograph showing vessel being bombed. 200 x 14 mm. Ref: 318-107.


Price: £15.00
1942 (Nov) cover AUSTRALIA to GB. tied 5. Opened by Censor label

1942 (Nov) cover from AUSTRALIA to GB with PERTH m/c. and '5. Opened by Censor.' label [Smith: 5-7] tied by boxed PASSED BY / CENSOR 1 h/s. [Smith: 5-11] Ref: 313-111.


Price: £15.00
1942 Air Mail cover IRAQ to GB. Indian FPO R-33 p/m. censored

1942 Air Mail cover from IRAQ to GB [8 Anna RATE] with d/r. Indian FPO R-33 p/m. and PASSED BY CENSOR h/s. From 'G Porter'. Ref: 315-135.


Price: £15.00
1942 Air Mail cover KENYA to 'Sgt JA Duthy, India' OPENED BY EXAMINER N/ 118 label

1942 (July) Air Mail cover from KENYA to 'Sgt JA Duthy, India' with OPENED BY EXAMINER N/ 118 label. Redirected to 'RAF, Jamshedpur, Tatanagar, BN'. Boxed JAMSHEDPUR receipt p/m. to rear [1st. Aug] and censor h/s. No. 20 Squadron: May-December 1942: Jamshedpur (Eastern India) Ref: 320-133.


Price: £15.00
1942 comercial letter from HUNGARY. German SS in HUNGARY

1942 comercial letter from HUNGARY. (Gyor). German SS in HUNGARY with 'KONTROLE SS-Freiwillingen Division "PRINCE EUGENE" censor h/s. Ref: 313-109.


Price: £15.00
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1942 cover + letter FRANCE to 'Ecole navale, Toulon'. AVISO "CHAMOIS"

1942 (Sept) cover and letter from FRANCE to 'Ecole navale, Toulon' with TOULON m/c. From AVISO "CHAMOIS". Free French Navy. Ref: 312-051.


Price: £15.00
1942 cover AUSTRALIA to 'Pilot Officer JP Haydon' redirected to 'RAF Dishforth, Yorks'

1942 Air Mail cover from AUSTRALIA to 'Pilot Officer JP Haydon, RAF Rinslip' and redirected to 'RAF Dishforth, Yorks' with redirection p/m's to rear. NB: Faults. Ref: 317-024.


Price: £15.00
1942 cover BRAZIL to Switzerland. OBE 4969 IE/- transit label Trinidad

1942 cover from BRAZIL to Switzerland with OBE 4969 IE/- transit label Trinidad and tied German Geoffnet label. Ref: 319-154


Price: £15.00
1942 cover CANADA to 'RAF Station Hospital, Calne' redirected '102 Sqdn'

1942 Air Mail cover from CANADA to 'Sgt/Pilot Marchalleck HJ, RAF Station Hospital, Calne, Wilts' and redirected to '102 Sqdn., Topcliffe, Yorks' [Heavy Bomber Squadron] with PC 90 OBE 8946 label tied by CALNE / WILTS m/c. Ref: 319-130.


Price: £15.00
1942 cover DAHOMEY to Togo. COTONOU p/m. CONTROLE POSTAL MILITAIRE label

1942 cover from DAHOMEY to Togo with d/r. COTONOU p/m. and tied CONTROLE POSTAL MILITAIRE label. Also d/r. LOME / TOGO receipt p/m. and circ. 'A1' censor h/s. West Africa. Ref: 321-168.


Price: £15.00