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1944 Air Mail POW cover GERMANY to 'POW Camp Mackall, New York, USA'

1944 Air Mail POW cover from GERMANY to 'POW Camp Mackall, New York, USA' with tied censor labels. [Prisoners from Field Marshal Rommel's Afrika Korps, captured in Tunisia in May 1943, arrived at Camp Mackall and other camps in the spring of 1944] Ref: 319-075.


Price: £15.00
1944 airgraph + delivery envelope 'MEF' to New Zealand. '2nd. NZEF'

1944 airgraph and delivery envelope from 'MEF' to New Zealand with s/r. PASSED BY CENSOR h/s. From 'Tpr. R Halliday, B Sqd., 19th Armd. Regt., 2nd. NZEF, MEF'. Printed 'NEW ZEALAND POST OFFICE' envelope. Faults. Ref: 309-058.


Price: £15.00
1944 AM Air Letter 'AUSPO, London' to AUSTRALIA

1944 Air Mail Air Letter from 'AUSPO, London' to AUSTRALIA with BRIGHTON m/c. and oval STATION POST OFFICE RAF BRIGHTON SUSSEX h/s. AUSPO dealt liberated POW's from European Camps. From 'AUS. 35395 Sgt. P. Grey'. Folded. Ref: 321-148.


Price: £15.00
1944 AM Letter Card CEYLON. "RAF Stn. CHINA BAY"

1944 Air Mail Letter Card from CEYLON to GB with d/r. poor RAF POST / COLOMBO p/m. & RAF censor R17/465 h/s. From "RAF Stn. CHINA BAY" - Flying Boat Base. Faults. Ref: 308-158.


Price: £15.00
1944 circa. cover to 'Shoreham by Sea' and redirected. RAF censor R7/473 h/s.

c.1944 cover to 'Shoreham by Sea' and redirected with POSTAGE PAID m/c. and RAF censor R7/473 h/s. From '2146766 LACW Manley DA, RAF'. [LACW: Leading Aircraftwoman] Ref: 309-065.


Price: £15.00
1944 cover + letter 'BLA' to GB. FPO 856 m/c. and censored 'QAIMN S/R'

1944 cover and 'NAAFI' letter from the 'BLA' to GB with FPO 856 m/c. and censored. From 'Sister B. Schafield, QAIMN S/R, 74th. Gen. Hospital, BLA'. [Queen Alexander Imperial Military Nursing Service] Ref: 316-047.


Price: £15.00
1944 cover KENYA to New Zealand. NAIROBI p/m. NOT OPENED BY CENSOR

1944 cover from KENYA to New Zealand [30 cent RATE] with s/r. NAIROBI p/m. with boxed NOT OPENED BY / CENSOR h/s. [code C 9: Bombay, INDIA] East Africa. Creased. Ref: 316-105.


Price: £15.00
1944 cover SENEGAL to USA with APO 622 p/m. censored

1944 cover from SENEGAL [West AFRICA] to USA with US APO 622 p/m. [Dakar] and boxed PASSED BY ARMY EXAMINER h/s. Ref: 309-131.


Price: £15.00
1944 Feldpost l/s. GREECE to Italy. Feldpost 17021. censored

1944 Feldpost l/s. from Salonica, GREECE to Italy with d/r. dumb p/m. and censored. From Feldpost 17021: Field Railway Operating Traffic Detatchment 3. Italain soldier. NB: Faults. Ref: 319-159.


Price: £15.00
1944 lettersheet signed by 'Marshall RH' DFC. Late of 44 Squadron

1944 lettersheet to Old Reptonian Society and signed by Flying Officer 'Marshall RH' Honours: DFC Oct. 1943. Late of 44 Squadron. RAF. Details of Service: Bomber Command. Royal Air Force: For details see A Bedfordshire Bomb Aimer written by David H. Marshall about his brother, Flight Lieutenant Raymond Howitt Marshall, DFC (1918-1981) Ref: 312-117.


Price: £15.00
1944 Official photograph 'American Troops move on the double through CARENTAN'

1944 (July) Official photograph No. EA. 26400.XL FRANCE. 'American Troops move on the double through CARENTAN. First French City to fall to the invaders'. [German forces withdrew 12th. June] Full typed details to rear. 200 x 100 mm. Ref: 312-070.


Price: £15.00
1944 POW l/s. GERMANY to USA. 'Robert O Griffith 2nd. LT AC, Stalag Luft 3'

1944 Air Mail POW l/s. from GERMANY to USA with d/r. dumb p/m. and boxed Taxe percue h/s. From 'Robert O Griffith 2nd. LT AC, at Stalag Luft 3'. Ref: 319-076.


Price: £15.00
1944 POW l/s. ITALY to 'Oflag 83, Germany'. located Wietzendorf. censored

1944 POW l/s. ITALY to 'Oflag 83, Germany'. located Wietzendorf and censored. [The camp was initially used for Soviet prisoners from the Eastern Front; later it was partially evacuated because of the poor sanitary conditions and used to house other prisoners, including many Italian war prisoners (Italienische Militaerinternierte) which Nazi Germany considered to have lost their military status, as they had declined to follow Mussolini's orders after the armistice between Italy and the Allies signed on 3 September 1943] Ref: 318-095.


Price: £15.00
1944 printed cover SWEDEN with MARINPOST 41 / LBR p/m. 'Marinpost 1301'

1944 (Jan) printed cover from SWEDEN with s/r. MARINPOST 41 / LBR p/m. From 'Marinpost 1301' - Swedish Naval post. Ref: 315-004.


Price: £15.00
1944 ps Letter Card [3d.] South AFRICA to 'RAF India Command'. DURBAN m/c.

1944 ps Letter Card [3d.] from South AFRICA to 'Cpl. Galloway CT, RAF India Command' with DURBAN m/c. and part d/r. RAF POST SOUTH EAST ASIA receipt p/m. to rear. Faults. Ref: 320-106.


Price: £15.00
1944 Red X PC ITALY to Stalag 307. Service Suspended cachets

1944 (Oct) Red Cross PC from ITALY to Stalag 307 with 'AL MITTENTI / PER SERVIZIO SUSPENSO' h/s. Service Suspended. [Stalag 307 became Oflag 77 on 13/1/44. Location Deblin-Irena, POLAND] Ref: 308-119.


Price: £15.00
1944 reused cover POSTAGE PAID m/c. RAF censor R7/552 h/s. RAE Farnborough

1944 reused cover with POSTAGE PAID m/c. and RAF censor R7/552 h/s. Redirected to I of Wight and then 'RAE Farnborough'. Farnborough Airfield ("RAE Farnborough") in Hampshire. BURY ST EDMUNDS m/c. to rear. Ref: 319-038.


Price: £15.00
1944-45 tobacco PC's GERMANY to USA. Cadillac War Production Committee

1944-45 tobacco PC's from GERMANY to USA with boxed censor h/s. From 'APO 102'. Cadillac War Production Committee, Employes' Cigarette Committee. Ref: 317-106.


Price: £15.00
1945 'V' Mail and envelope from The ADMIRALTY Islands to USA

1945 (Jan) 'V' Mail and envelope from The ADMIRALTY Islands to USA. From 'APO 72'. [Tacloban, Leyte. Philippines] mss .. "Somewere in the Admiralty Isles". South East Pacific. Papua New Guinea. mss. .. "food is good for an army hospital". NB: Envelope torn. Ref: 318-132.


Price: £15.00
1945 'Xmas Greetings' AL PALESTINE to GB with FPO 28 p/m.

1945 'Xmas Greetings' Air Letter from PALESTINE to GB with d/r. FPO 28 p/m. allocated to Polish Forces. From 'Capt. JAN Woods, Kings Royal Rifle Corps, c/o Palestine Training Depot, MEF'. Faults. Ref: 312-128.


Price: £15.00