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1942 cover SUDAN to India via Egypt. tied 169 C / OPENED BY CENSOR label

1942 cover from SUDAN to India via Egypt with d/r. M / Censorship Dept h/s. Also tied 169 C / OPENED BY CENSOR label. Ref: 321-057.


Price: £15.00
1942 cover UKRAINE to 'Vera Pifflova' Collaborator . Feldpost 14446D

1942 cover from UKRAINE to 'Vera Pifflova, Pecky' [Czechoslovakia] with s/r. FELDPOST p/m. 'Vera Pifflova' - collaborator that was shot at the end of the war. She worked for the Gestapo. From 'Walter Brandstadter', Feldpost 14446D - 7th. Co., Inf. Regt. 514 in 294th. Inf. Div. - XVII Army Corps - 6th Army - Army Group South. Location: east of KHARKOV, Eastern Front. Includes picture of Walter and his sweetheart. Opening edge fault. Ref: 321-172.


Price: £15.00
1942 Letter Card IRAQ to GB. Indian FPO 101 p/m. RAF censor R11/765

1942 (Nov) Air Mail Letter Card from IRAQ [Persia] to GB with d/r. Indian FPO 101 p/m. and RAF censor R11/765 h/s. [From 31/9/42 to 3/4/43. Ind. Persia Abadan. 5152 Sqn. RAF Regiment (16/1/43)] From 'LAC French, 5152 Squadron, PIAFORCES'. Ref: 308-142.


Price: £15.00
1942 PPC EGYPT to Eire. MARITIME MAIL m/c. narrow tomb censor. '7th. BN RM'

1942 PPC from EGYPT to Eire with MARITIME MAIL m/c. and narrow tomb censor h/s. From 'Lt. Lesley Watkinson, 7th. BN RM' [Royal Marine]. Ref: 309-074.


Price: £15.00
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
1942-44 Air mail covers + letters SWITZERLAND to GB. St. Gallen p/m.

1942-44 Air mail covers and letters from SWITZERLAND to GB with d/r. St. Gallen p/m. and censor labels. Ref: 317-077.


Price: £15.00
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 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
1943 (Aug) Letter Card 'HMS Pathfinder' to GB censored with Mess Bills

1943 (Aug) Letter Card 'HMS Pathfinder' to GB with poor (FPO) 185 p/m. and tomb censor h/s. Also with 3 Mess Bills and another letter. From 'Midn. AP Barter'. Located Bizerte [Tunisia] Aug. 1943. Ref: 312-008.


Price: £15.00
1943 (June) Registered Letter GB to 'Sgt. JF Clayton P/JX, HMS Hydragea'

1943 (June) Registered Letter from GB to 'Sgt. JF Clayton P/JX 262997, HMS Hydrangea, c/o GPO London'. Ref: 312-010.


Price: £15.00
1943 Air Letter CEYLON to GB. 'R.M. 9c, Force Overt, c/o FMO, Colombo'

1943 (July) Air Letter from CEYLON to GB with part circ. No. 9 ADVANCED BASE PO p/m. and INDIA censor h/s's. From 'Mne. Heppinstall R, R.M. 9c, Force Overt, c/o FMO, Colombo'. Royal Marines. Ref: 310-119.


Price: £15.00
1943 Air Mail cover + letter SWITZERLAND to GB. ST GALLEN p/m. Telegram receipt

1943 Air Mail cover and letter from SWITZERLAND to GB with d/r. ST GALLEN p/m. Also PC 90 OBE 6221 labels and plain tape tied with OKW roller [German] Also 1944 Telegram receipt from St. Gallen. Ref: 315-085.


Price: £15.00
1943 Air Mail cover NIGERIA to GB. PASSED BY CENSOR label. PASSED PP/13

1943 (March) Air Mail cover from NIGERIA to GB [1s. 3d. RATE] with PASSED BY CENSOR label tied by PASSED PP/13 h/s. Faults. Ref: 308-098.


Price: £15.00
1943 circa cover Northern RHODESIA to USA. 2 censor labels. 'Polish Consulate'

c.1943 cover from Northern RHODESIA to USA with 2 censor labels, incl. tied PC 90 Opened by Examiner O ____ label. From 'Edward Moor, c/o Polish Consulate, Lusaka'. NB: Faults. Ref: 321-038.


Price: £15.00
1943 cover + letter UGANDA to USA. LUGAZI p/m. with 'N/ Released / 7' h/s.

1943 cover and letter from UGANDA to USA with circ. LUGAZI p/m. and circ. 'N/ Released / 7' h/s. Also US EXAMINED BY / 8000 label. From 'Franciscan Convent, BE Africa'. East Africa. Ref: 321-097.


Price: £15.00
1943 cover AUSTRALIA to 'Captain JS Cumpston, AIF Abroad'

1943 (Jan) cover from AUSTRALIA to 'Captain JS Cumpston, 2/23 Aus. Inf. Bn, AIF Abroad' with boxed NOT WITH UNIT h/s. [19.2.43] Also tied 2. OBC label. [CUMPSTON, John Stanley. Service Number: NX70393 Final Rank: Captain. Final Unit: Intelligence Corp L HQ] Ref: 308-124.


Price: £15.00
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