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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 (April) 'Official photographs ITALY - La Spezia bomb damage by RAF

1943 (April) 'Official' photographs ITALY - La Spezia bomb damage by RAF Bomber Command (Reconnaissance 19.4.43) Photograph Nos. C. 3511 and 3512 with typed details to rear. 300 x 250 mm. Ref: 311-172.


Price: £10.00
1943 (April) Air Letter GB to 'Captain AR Thor RA, 12th. AAGOR, Malta'.

1943 (April) Air Letter from GB to 'Captain AR Thor RA, 12th. AAGOR, Malta'. [Anti Aircraft Gun Operations Room] From 'AA Thor, BRCS Ambulance Unit, CRS Park Hall Camp, Oswestry, Shropshire'. Ref: 310-051.


Price: £10.00
1943 (April) Falklands TELEGRAM (Decode) regarding: Circular No. 48 . SECRET

1943 (April) Falklands TELEGRAM (Decode) regarding: Circular No. 48 . SECRET. 'General Recyphering Tables No. 32'. From His Excellency the Governor with d/r. FOLIO h/s. 215 x 170 mm. Ref: 303-075.


Price: £20.00
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 (Aug) Official USSR photograph 'Soviet outpost on the LENINGRAD Front'

1943 (Aug) RUSSIA. Official USSR photograph 'Soviet outpost on the LENINGRAD Front'. No. 4398.XL. Typed details to rear. 200 x 150 mm. Ref: 312-102.


Price: £9.00