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SOUTH AFRICA 1918 censored postcard addressed to Lisbon. Franked 1d adhesive tied CAPE TOWN c.d.s. 12 AUG 18 Straight line DETAINED in magenta. LISBON receiving cancellation on the front. 5 months in transit.
SOUTH AFRICA

1918 censored postcard addressed to Lisbon. Franked 1d adhesive tied 'CAPE TOWN' c.d.s. '12 AUG 18' Straight line 'DETAINED' in magenta. 'LISBON' receiving cancellation on the front. 5 months in transit.

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AUSTRALIA 1917 registered envelope addressed to London. Franked 3d adhesive tied FIELD POST OFFICE H.C.1 (Western Front) c.d.s. MR 29 17 Pink/black AUSTRALIAN IMPERIAL FORCES registration etiquette with H C 1 in manuscript.  Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.
AUSTRALIA

1917 registered envelope addressed to London. Franked 3d adhesive tied 'FIELD POST OFFICE H.C.1' (Western Front) c.d.s. 'MR 29 17' Pink/black 'AUSTRALIAN IMPERIAL FORCES' registration etiquette with 'H C 1' in manuscript. Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.

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SOUTH WEST AFRICA Undated WW1 censored P.O.W.envelope addressed to Winduk. Crown oval COMMANDANT P.O.W. CAMP PROTECTORATE S.W. AFRICA/OFFICIAL FREE/26  with manuscript Okanjande which was an officers camp
SOUTH WEST AFRICA

Undated WW1 censored P.O.W.envelope addressed to Winduk. Crown oval 'COMMANDANT P.O.W. CAMP PROTECTORATE S.W. AFRICA/OFFICIAL FREE/26 ' with manuscript 'Okanjande' which was an officers camp

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SOUTH WEST AFRICA 1916 Censored South African 1/2d stationery card (No Message) addressed to Keetmanshoop. Cancelled excised KUIBIS violet rubber handstamp. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
SOUTH WEST AFRICA

1916 Censored South African 1/2d stationery card (No Message) addressed to Keetmanshoop. Cancelled excised 'KUIBIS' violet rubber handstamp. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.

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BERMUDA 1914 registered censored envelope addressed to New York. Franked 2d & 2 1/2d adhesives tied ST GEORGES c.d.s. 18 SE 14 Three line PASSED/CENSOR BERMUDA/1914 struck in violet. (CM11a) In use during September - December 1914
BERMUDA

1914 registered censored envelope addressed to New York. Franked 2d & 2 1/2d adhesives tied 'ST GEORGES' c.d.s. '18 SE 14' Three line 'PASSED/CENSOR BERMUDA/1914' struck in violet. (CM11a) In use during September - December 1914

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MALTA 1920 stampless postcard from a Turkish P.O.W. addressed to Rome Italy. Cancelled VALLETTA c.d.s. 24 DE 20 Violet oval FREE FROM PRISONER OF WAR MALTA/P.C./3 cachet. Turkish prisoners were held until 1921 as the Turkish government would not accept their return.
MALTA

1920 stampless postcard from a Turkish P.O.W. addressed to Rome Italy. Cancelled 'VALLETTA' c.d.s. '24 DE 20' Violet oval 'FREE FROM PRISONER OF WAR MALTA/P.C./3' cachet. Turkish prisoners were held until 1921 as the Turkish government would not accept their return.

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BRITISH LEVANT 1919 censored envelope addressed to Geneva internally redirected. Franked Great Britain 2 1/2d adhesive tied BRITISH A.P.O. CONSTANTINOPLE c.d.s. 12 AU 19 PASSED BY CENSOR seal at top. Boxed CENSORED BY/5/MILITARY AUTHORITY cachet on the front in violet.
BRITISH LEVANT

1919 censored envelope addressed to Geneva internally redirected. Franked Great Britain 2 1/2d adhesive tied 'BRITISH A.P.O. CONSTANTINOPLE' c.d.s. '12 AU 19' 'PASSED BY CENSOR' seal at top. Boxed 'CENSORED BY/5/MILITARY AUTHORITY' cachet on the front in violet.

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SOUTH WEST AFRICA 1917  censored envelope addressed to Windhuk. Franked 1d adhesive tied KUB violet rubber cancellation 3 JUL 17 Transit cancellations on the reverse.
SOUTH WEST AFRICA

1917 censored envelope addressed to Windhuk. Franked 1d adhesive tied 'KUB' violet rubber cancellation '3 JUL 17' Transit cancellations on the reverse.

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CAYMAN ISLANDS 1918 registered envelope addressed to London. Franked by 16 examples WAR STAMP 1 1/2d on 2 1/2d adhesives tied GEORGETOWN c.d.s. MY 22 18
CAYMAN ISLANDS

1918 registered envelope addressed to London. Franked by 16 examples 'WAR STAMP 1 1/2d' on '2 1/2d' adhesives tied 'GEORGETOWN' c.d.s. 'MY 22 18'

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AUSTRALIA 1919 censored O.A.S. stampless postcard carried on S S Mahana addressed to Essex. Cancelled CAPE TOWN machine d/s OCT 17 1919 ON ACTIVE SERVICE / Franked by OHalloran Wright / Military Secretary A.I.F. struck in violet on the front (C.A. 212(a))
The S.S. Mahana was used after the war to return Troops to Australia & New Zealand, she became known as The Brides boat from carrying so many brides to New Zealand.
AUSTRALIA 1919 censored O.A.S. stampless postcard carried on S S Mahana addressed to Essex. Cancelled CAPE TOWN machine d/s OCT 17 1919 ON ACTIVE SERVICE / Franked by OHalloran Wright / Military Secretary A.I.F. struck in violet on the front (C.A. 212(a))
The S.S. Mahana was used after the war to return Troops to Australia & New Zealand, she became known as The Brides boat from carrying so many brides to New Zealand.
AUSTRALIA

1919 censored O.A.S. stampless postcard carried on 'S S Mahana addressed to Essex. Cancelled 'CAPE TOWN' machine d/s 'OCT 17 1919' 'ON ACTIVE SERVICE / Franked by O'Halloran Wright / Military Secretary A.I.F.' struck in violet on the front (C.A. 212(a)) The S.S. Mahana was used after the war to return Troops to Australia & New Zealand, she became known as 'The Brides boat' from carrying so many brides to New Zealand.

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SOUTH WEST AFRICA 1916 censored taxed official postcard from Stockholm Sweden which has been taxed upon arrival WINDHOEK transit cancellation. Horizontal pair South African 1d adhesives paying the charge tied SWAKOPMUND c.d.s. 1 MAR 16 Unusual.
SOUTH WEST AFRICA

1916 censored taxed official postcard from Stockholm Sweden which has been taxed upon arrival 'WINDHOEK' transit cancellation. Horizontal pair South African 1d adhesives paying the charge tied 'SWAKOPMUND' c.d.s. '1 MAR 16' Unusual.

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FIJI 1914 postcard addressed to Hamburg Germany. franked 1d adhesive tied LEVUKA c.d.s. 30 JU 1914 Two line UNDELIVERABLE / L.P.S. applied in <London. war was declared with Germany on 8th August 1914 mail could not forwarded to enemy countries.
FIJI

1914 postcard addressed to Hamburg Germany. franked 1d adhesive tied 'LEVUKA' c.d.s. '30 JU 1914' Two line 'UNDELIVERABLE / L.P.S.' applied in
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NEW ZEALAND 1915 stampless postcard addressed to Napier New Zealand. Large oval AUSTRALIAN & NEW ZEALAND CONVALESCENT HOSPITAL struck in violet fascimile E.B. NORTON/ MAJOR in the centre HILWAN c.d.s. on the front 20 X 15
NEW ZEALAND

1915 stampless postcard addressed to Napier New Zealand. Large oval 'AUSTRALIAN & NEW ZEALAND CONVALESCENT HOSPITAL' struck in violet fascimile 'E.B. NORTON/ MAJOR' in the centre 'HILWAN' c.d.s. on the front '20 X 15'

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NIGERIA 1915 Correspondance Militaire censored stampless envelope from Western Front addressed to C.R. Walker a Lt in the Nigeria Regiment at Zungeru. FIELD POST OFFICE 55 c.d.s. 12 FE 15 Red boxed 1656 censor. Backstamped LOKOJA and ZUNGERU
NIGERIA

1915 Correspondance Militaire censored stampless envelope from Western Front addressed to C.R. Walker a Lt in the Nigeria Regiment at Zungeru. 'FIELD POST OFFICE 55' c.d.s. '12 FE 15' Red boxed '1656' censor. Backstamped 'LOKOJA' and 'ZUNGERU'

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NIGERIA 1916 censored envelope from Lagos to Zinder. the envelope carried by Train from Lagos to Kano and then to Zinder by Camel. The envelope was censored by the French Military authorities.
NIGERIA 1916 censored envelope from Lagos to Zinder. the envelope carried by Train from Lagos to Kano and then to Zinder by Camel. The envelope was censored by the French Military authorities.
NIGERIA

1916 censored envelope from Lagos to Zinder. the envelope carried by Train from Lagos to Kano and then to Zinder by Camel. The envelope was censored by the French Military authorities.

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NIGERIA 1916 censored envelope from Lagos to Zinder Via Kano. Censor tape at left overstamped Territore Militaire du Niger Le Commandant in violet. The senders name has been cut away possibly by the censor.
NIGERIA 1916 censored envelope from Lagos to Zinder Via Kano. Censor tape at left overstamped Territore Militaire du Niger Le Commandant in violet. The senders name has been cut away possibly by the censor.
NIGERIA

1916 censored envelope from Lagos to Zinder Via Kano. Censor tape at left overstamped 'Territore Militaire du Niger Le Commandant' in violet. The senders name has been cut away possibly by the censor.

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CANADA 1917 stampless Canadian Soldiers Letter addressed to Niagara Falls. Double ring 2nd WESTERN GENERAL HOSPITAL / MANCHESTER with POSTED BY WOUNDED SOLDIER at centre of the cachet struck in violet. partly overstruck LEVENSHULME MANCHESTER c.d.s. 21 NO 17
CANADA

1917 stampless 'Canadian Soldiers Letter' addressed to Niagara Falls. Double ring '2nd WESTERN GENERAL HOSPITAL / MANCHESTER' with 'POSTED BY WOUNDED SOLDIER' at centre of the cachet struck in violet. partly overstruck 'LEVENSHULME MANCHESTER' c.d.s. '21 NO 17'

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NYASALAND 1916 stampless On Active Service envelope to Surrey, from an officer endorsed bottom left. Cancelled F.P.O.9 c.d.s. 8 AUG 17 allocated to Zomba
NYASALAND

1916 stampless 'On Active Service' envelope to Surrey, from an officer endorsed bottom left. Cancelled 'F.P.O.9' c.d.s. '8 AUG 17' allocated to Zomba

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SOUTH WEST AFRICA 1915 censored local stampless lettercard two Transvall 1/2d postage dues applied paying the manuscript charge tied KEETMANSHOOP c.d.s., 30 DE 15 Boxed PASSED BY / CENSOR struck in black on the front.
SOUTH WEST AFRICA

1915 censored local stampless lettercard two Transvall 1/2d postage dues applied paying the manuscript charge tied 'KEETMANSHOOP' c.d.s., '30 DE 15' Boxed 'PASSED BY / CENSOR' struck in black on the front.

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SOUTH WEST AFRICA 1917 censored South African stationery card with message addressed to Windhuk cancelled by the HAMUTONI rubber c.d.s. in violet AUG 20 no year expressed TSUMEB transit cancellation.
SOUTH WEST AFRICA

1917 censored South African stationery card with message addressed to Windhuk cancelled by the 'HAMUTONI' rubber c.d.s. in violet 'AUG 20' no year expressed 'TSUMEB' transit cancellation.

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KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA 1916 censored envelope addressed to India franked 6c adhesive tied FORT PORTAL c.d.s. 17 NO 16 OPENED BY CENSOR UNDER MARTIAL LAW seal overstamped light Mombasa boxed censor, initialed and dated bottom left corner.
KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA

1916 censored envelope addressed to India franked 6c adhesive tied 'FORT PORTAL' c.d.s. '17 NO 16' 'OPENED BY CENSOR UNDER MARTIAL LAW' seal overstamped light Mombasa boxed censor, initialed and dated bottom left corner.

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TANGANYIKA 1918 stampless On Active Service envelope addressed to Guildford. Rectangular PASSED CENSOR struck in violet. A civilian censorship applied in Nairobi. On the reverse FPO 74 c.d.s. 13 FE 18 used at Kondoa Irangi. Countersigned at bottom left.
TANGANYIKA

1918 stampless 'On Active Service' envelope addressed to Guildford. Rectangular 'PASSED CENSOR' struck in violet. A civilian censorship applied in Nairobi. On the reverse 'FPO 74' c.d.s. '13 FE 18' used at Kondoa Irangi. Countersigned at bottom left.

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TANGANYIKA 1917 inward envelope to Amani from Maadi POW Camp Cairo from Husband to Wife ARMY POST OFFICE SZ10 c.d.s. 28 SP 17 allocated to Suez. Boxed FREE mark blue initials BH. FROM PRISONER OF WAR mark in black. PASSED CENSOR / C / E.A. struck in violet. Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.
TANGANYIKA

1917 inward envelope to Amani from Maadi POW Camp Cairo from Husband to Wife 'ARMY POST OFFICE SZ10' c.d.s. '28 SP 17' allocated to Suez. Boxed 'FREE' mark blue initials BH. 'FROM PRISONER OF WAR' mark in black. 'PASSED CENSOR / C / E.A.' struck in violet. Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.

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GOLD COAST 1915 censored postcard addressed to Switzerland. franked 1d adhesive tied crown ANUM c.d.s. AUG 8 16Crown in centre PASSED BY CENSOR struck in blue.
GOLD COAST

1915 censored postcard addressed to Switzerland. franked 1d adhesive tied crown 'ANUM' c.d.s. 'AUG 8 16'Crown in centre 'PASSED BY CENSOR' struck in blue.

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GOLD COAST 1916 Censored 1d stationery envelope Via Liverpool Per SS Burutu Addressed to Switzerland locally redirected. Uprated single 2d, 1/2d & 1d adhesives tied ADDAH c.d.s. OCT 19 1916 Crown in centre PASSED BY CENSOR struck in blue.
GOLD COAST

1916 Censored 1d stationery envelope 'Via Liverpool Per SS Burutu' Addressed to Switzerland locally redirected. Uprated single 2d, 1/2d & 1d adhesives tied 'ADDAH' c.d.s. 'OCT 19 1916' Crown in centre 'PASSED BY CENSOR' struck in blue.

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BERMUDA 1914 censored envelope addressed to Canada. Franked 1d adhesive tied HAMILTON machine d/s 7 AUG 14 Three line PASSED J.P.H. / CENSOR BERMUDA / 1,914
BERMUDA

1914 censored envelope addressed to Canada. Franked 1d adhesive tied 'HAMILTON' machine d/s '7 AUG 14' Three line 'PASSED J.P.H. / CENSOR BERMUDA / 1,914'

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HONG KONG 1918 stampless On Active Service postcard headed and dated Yokohama  26/3/18 addressed to Sidmouth cancelled by a superb OFFICIAL PAID HONG KONG c.d.s. 16 AP 18
HONG KONG

1918 stampless 'On Active Service' postcard headed and dated 'Yokohama 26/3/18' addressed to Sidmouth cancelled by a superb 'OFFICIAL PAID HONG KONG' c.d.s. '16 AP 18'

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SAMOA 1916 censored stampless On His Majestys Service envelope addressed to The Federal Telegraph Company San Francisco. Cancelled APIA c.d.s. 29 MY 16 Two line CENSORED / O/C WIRELESS in black initialed by the censor RADIO APIA c.d.s. 27 MY 16 alongside. Rare censor markings.
SAMOA

1916 censored stampless On His Majesty's Service envelope addressed to The Federal Telegraph Company San Francisco. Cancelled 'APIA' c.d.s. '29 MY 16' Two line 'CENSORED / O/C WIRELESS' in black initialed by the censor 'RADIO APIA' c.d.s. '27 MY 16' alongside. Rare censor markings.

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MAURITIUS 1915 WW1 censored envelope addressed to Switzerland redirected to Paris. Franked 15c adhesive POSTES ET TELEGRAPHS seal used by the censor boxed OVERT PAR / LAUTOREE MILITAIRE in black. French military cachet on the front
MAURITIUS 1915 WW1 censored envelope addressed to Switzerland redirected to Paris. Franked 15c adhesive POSTES ET TELEGRAPHS seal used by the censor boxed OVERT PAR / LAUTOREE MILITAIRE in black. French military cachet on the front
MAURITIUS

1915 WW1 censored envelope addressed to Switzerland redirected to Paris. Franked 15c adhesive 'POSTES ET TELEGRAPHS' seal used by the censor boxed 'OVERT PAR / L'AUTOREE MILITAIRE' in black. French military cachet on the front

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BARBADOS 1916 stampless censored envelope from a German internee Franz Siebe at the Detention Camp addressed to Brooklyn New York cancelled BARBADOS c.d.s. 23 JU 16 On the frontr triple circle POST FREE PRISONERS OF WAR / P.C. struck in violet. Small nick top right corner.
BARBADOS

1916 stampless censored envelope from a German internee Franz Siebe at the Detention Camp addressed to Brooklyn New York cancelled 'BARBADOS' c.d.s. '23 JU 16' On the frontr triple circle 'POST FREE PRISONERS OF WAR / P.C.' struck in violet. Small nick top right corner.

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AUSTRALIA Undated censored On Active Service postcard addressed to Australia. Two line .........Major. / C.O. 2nd Div. Sig. Co., A.I.F. struck in violet.
AUSTRALIA

Undated censored 'On Active Service' postcard addressed to Australia. Two line '.........Major. / C.O. 2nd Div. Sig. Co., A.I.F.' struck in violet.

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TANGANYIKA 1917 stampless On Active Service envelope addressed to the U.K. Countersigned at bottom left corner by Lieutenant C.H. Ricketts, South African Pioneers. On the reverse F.P.O. 348 c.d.s. 21 12 17 used at Dodoma. Scarce item from South African Forces.
TANGANYIKA

1917 stampless 'On Active Service' envelope addressed to the U.K. Countersigned at bottom left corner by Lieutenant C.H. Ricketts, South African Pioneers. On the reverse 'F.P.O. 348' c.d.s. '21 12 17' used at Dodoma. Scarce item from South African Forces.

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KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA 1916 censored stampless envelope to Karl & Martha Braun at Amani. Dr Bruan was a botanist at the Imperial Biological Argricultural Institute until 1916 and then made a POW. Envelope top left printed Bureau...Paix with manuscript receipt bottom right . On the front triangular PASSED CENSOR NAIROBI struck in violet partly overstamped NAIROBI c.d.s. 18 NO 16 Black oval AMERICAN CONSULATE MOMBASAb cachet on the reverse dated Apr 17 1916
KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA

1916 censored stampless envelope to Karl & Martha Braun at Amani. Dr Bruan was a botanist at the Imperial Biological Argricultural Institute until 1916 and then made a POW. Envelope top left printed 'Bureau...Paix' with manuscript receipt bottom right . On the front triangular 'PASSED CENSOR NAIROBI' struck in violet partly overstamped 'NAIROBI' c.d.s. '18 NO 16' Black oval 'AMERICAN CONSULATE MOMBASA'b cachet on the reverse dated 'Apr 17 1916'

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TANGANYIKA 1917 stampless On Active Service envelope addressed to Scotland. On the front rare PASSED CENSOR / NAVAL TRANSPORT / E.A.F. struck in violet. Type 37a (Pennycuick) On the reverse BASE OFFICE B" c.d.s. 4 MAY 17 applied at Dar-es-Salaam.
TANGANYIKA

1917 stampless 'On Active Service' envelope addressed to Scotland. On the front rare 'PASSED CENSOR / NAVAL TRANSPORT / E.A.F.' struck in violet. Type 37a (Pennycuick) On the reverse 'BASE OFFICE B" c.d.s. '4 MAY 17' applied at Dar-es-Salaam.

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MALTA 1916 censored photographic P.O.W. card (Daniel Hiesinger) showing the walled fortress at Verdala Barracks from Ludwig Vogt. Oval FREE FROM PRISONER OF WAR MALTA / P.C. struck in violet
MALTA 1916 censored photographic P.O.W. card (Daniel Hiesinger) showing the walled fortress at Verdala Barracks from Ludwig Vogt. Oval FREE FROM PRISONER OF WAR MALTA / P.C. struck in violet
MALTA

1916 censored photographic P.O.W. card (Daniel Hiesinger) showing the walled fortress at Verdala Barracks from Ludwig Vogt. Oval 'FREE FROM PRISONER OF WAR MALTA / P.C.' struck in violet

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MALTA 1915 censored 1d stationery card addressed to Switzerland from Karl Schaetzle a German P.O.W. On the front  FROM PRISONER OF WAR FREE / P C / MALTA struck in black overstamped POST FREE PRISONERS OF WAR / P.C. cachet in red. Unusual usage.
MALTA

1915 censored 1d stationery card addressed to Switzerland from Karl Schaetzle a German P.O.W. On the front ' FROM PRISONER OF WAR FREE / P C / MALTA' struck in black overstamped 'POST FREE PRISONERS OF WAR / P.C.' cachet in red. Unusual usage.

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MALTA 1915 censored Christmas New Year postcard (Brown) addressed to Germany from a German P.O.W. at St Clements Camp Oval FREE FROM PRISONER OF WAR - MALTA / P.C. struck in red.
MALTA 1915 censored Christmas New Year postcard (Brown) addressed to Germany from a German P.O.W. at St Clements Camp Oval FREE FROM PRISONER OF WAR - MALTA / P.C. struck in red.
MALTA

1915 censored Christmas New Year postcard (Brown) addressed to Germany from a German P.O.W. at St Clements Camp Oval 'FREE FROM PRISONER OF WAR - MALTA / P.C.' struck in red.

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AUSTRALIA 1918 censored envelope addressed to San Francisco franked horizontal pair 1d and a single 1/2d adhesive tied MELBOURNE slogan d/s 14 AU 18 Three line PASSED BY CENSOR/6/3rd Military District cachet in blue.
AUSTRALIA

1918 censored envelope addressed to San Francisco franked horizontal pair 1d and a single 1/2d adhesive tied 'MELBOURNE' slogan d/s '14 AU 18' Three line 'PASSED BY CENSOR/6/3rd Military District' cachet in blue.

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KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA 1915 censored envelope addressed to South Africa franked 6c adhesive tied SOY c.d.s. MY 31 15 struck in violet. OPENED BY CENSOR UNDER MARTIAL LAW seal. The number on the front has been noted on military mail.
KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA 1915 censored envelope addressed to South Africa franked 6c adhesive tied SOY c.d.s. MY 31 15 struck in violet. OPENED BY CENSOR UNDER MARTIAL LAW seal. The number on the front has been noted on military mail.
KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA

1915 censored envelope addressed to South Africa franked 6c adhesive tied 'SOY' c.d.s. 'MY 31 15' struck in violet. 'OPENED BY CENSOR UNDER MARTIAL LAW' seal. The number on the front has been noted on military mail.

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KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA 1915 censored 6c stationery envelope addressed to Fort Portal cancelled HOIMA c.d.s. NO 19 15 Civilian OPENED UNDER MARTIAL LAW seal dated 23 NOV 1915 Small tear on back flap.
KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA 1915 censored 6c stationery envelope addressed to Fort Portal cancelled HOIMA c.d.s. NO 19 15 Civilian OPENED UNDER MARTIAL LAW seal dated 23 NOV 1915 Small tear on back flap.
KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA

1915 censored 6c stationery envelope addressed to Fort Portal cancelled 'HOIMA' c.d.s. 'NO 19 15' Civilian 'OPENED UNDER MARTIAL LAW' seal dated '23 NOV 1915' Small tear on back flap.

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KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA 1917 censored envelope to Cairo Egypt franked 6c adhesive tied MASINDI c.d.s. 20 SE 17 Civilian OPENED BY CENSOR seal and Egyptian censor cachet.
KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA

1917 censored envelope to Cairo Egypt franked 6c adhesive tied 'MASINDI' c.d.s. '20 SE 17' Civilian 'OPENED BY CENSOR' seal and Egyptian censor cachet.

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HONG KONG 1915 censored envelope addressed to San Francisco franked 6c & 10c adhesives tied HONG KONG c.d.s. 5 MR 15 At left  G crown R/OPENED BY CENSOR/HONG KONG Blue/Black seal.
HONG KONG

1915 censored envelope addressed to San Francisco franked 6c & 10c adhesives tied 'HONG KONG' c.d.s. '5 MR 15' At left ' G crown R/OPENED BY CENSOR/HONG KONG' Blue/Black seal.

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SOUTH WEST AFRICA 1919 taxed censored envelope addressed to Windhuk franked Union 1d adhesive tied KALKFELD converted German cancellation 28.5.19 On arrival South African 2d postage due applied paying the charge. Violet censor cachet on the front.
SOUTH WEST AFRICA

1919 taxed censored envelope addressed to Windhuk franked Union 1d adhesive tied 'KALKFELD' converted German cancellation '28.5.19' On arrival South African 2d postage due applied paying the charge. Violet censor cachet on the front.

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TANGANYIKA 1916 envelope addressed to an officer in the 2nd African Horse Expeditionery Force East Africa. On the reverse is a boxed RETURNED TO POST OFFICE/BY MILITARY AUTHORITIES/AS UNDELIVERABLE and a violet Returned from German east Africa. Undelivered A rare cachet.
TANGANYIKA 1916 envelope addressed to an officer in the 2nd African Horse Expeditionery Force East Africa. On the reverse is a boxed RETURNED TO POST OFFICE/BY MILITARY AUTHORITIES/AS UNDELIVERABLE and a violet Returned from German east Africa. Undelivered A rare cachet.
TANGANYIKA

1916 envelope addressed to an officer in the 2nd African Horse Expeditionery Force East Africa. On the reverse is a boxed 'RETURNED TO POST OFFICE/BY MILITARY AUTHORITIES/AS UNDELIVERABLE' and a violet 'Returned from German east Africa. Undelivered' A rare cachet.

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TANGANYIKA 1917 censored envelope addressed to International Road Cross Bern Switzerland. Franked horizontal pair Indian overprinted 1a together with a vertical strip of three unoverprinted East African 1c adhesives which pays the 15c foreign letter rate, tied WILHELMSTAL c.d.s. 28 DE 17 Violet circular PASSED BY CENSO/C/E.A. which usually appears on P.O.W. mail. A fine mixed franking cover.
TANGANYIKA

1917 censored envelope addressed to International Road Cross Bern Switzerland. Franked horizontal pair Indian overprinted 1a together with a vertical strip of three unoverprinted East African 1c adhesives which pays the 15c foreign letter rate, tied 'WILHELMSTAL' c.d.s. '28 DE 17' Violet circular 'PASSED BY CENSO/C/E.A.' which usually appears on P.O.W. mail. A fine mixed franking cover.

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MAURITIUS 1917 censored envelope addressed to Switzerland with "CONTROLE POSTE MILITAIRE" seal overstamped by violet cachet "119".
MAURITIUS

1917 censored envelope addressed to Switzerland with "CONTROLE POSTE MILITAIRE" seal overstamped by violet cachet "119".

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BELGIUM CONGO (TANGANYIKA) 1917 Indian Honour envelope addressed to France redirected internally to Paris. Franked overprinted 25c adhesive tied BPCVPK No 11 c.d.s. 29 DEC 17 allocated to Gottorp. On the reverse manuscript censure militaire on the flap. The first usage I have seen of the Honour envelope used from Belgium Congo.
BELGIUM CONGO (TANGANYIKA) 1917 Indian Honour envelope addressed to France redirected internally to Paris. Franked overprinted 25c adhesive tied BPCVPK No 11 c.d.s. 29 DEC 17 allocated to Gottorp. On the reverse manuscript censure militaire on the flap. The first usage I have seen of the Honour envelope used from Belgium Congo.
BELGIUM CONGO (TANGANYIKA)

1917 Indian Honour envelope addressed to France redirected internally to Paris. Franked overprinted 25c adhesive tied 'BPCVPK No 11' c.d.s. '29 DEC 17' allocated to Gottorp. On the reverse manuscript 'censure militaire' on the flap. The first usage I have seen of the Honour envelope used from Belgium Congo.

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BELGIUM CONGO (TANGANYIKA) 1918 registered censored envelope addressed to Paris France franked 25c Belgium Congo overprinted adhesive tied BPCVPK No 17 c.d.s. 8 MAY 18  Manuscript Via Elisabethville At left corner Postes Militaire. Tanganyika via Dar Es Salaam ou Elisabethville On the reverse Censored Udidji 29/5/18  censor marking in red dated in manuscript.
BELGIUM CONGO (TANGANYIKA) 1918 registered censored envelope addressed to Paris France franked 25c Belgium Congo overprinted adhesive tied BPCVPK No 17 c.d.s. 8 MAY 18  Manuscript Via Elisabethville At left corner Postes Militaire. Tanganyika via Dar Es Salaam ou Elisabethville On the reverse Censored Udidji 29/5/18  censor marking in red dated in manuscript.
BELGIUM CONGO (TANGANYIKA)

1918 registered censored envelope addressed to Paris France franked 25c Belgium Congo overprinted adhesive tied 'BPCVPK No 17' c.d.s. '8 MAY 18' Manuscript 'Via Elisabethville' At left corner 'Postes Militaire. Tanganyika via Dar Es Salaam ou Elisabethville' On the reverse 'Censored Udidji 29/5/18' censor marking in red dated in manuscript.

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BELGIUM CONGO (TANGANYIKA) 1917 registered censored envelope addressed to London franked single 40c and 2 x 10c adhesives with Belgium Congo overprint tied KIGOMA c.d.s. 3 AU 17 On the reverse CENSURE MILITAIRE/KIGOMA LE 1917/LE CENSEUR initialed below dated in manuscript 3 8 Scarce temporary censor seal.
BELGIUM CONGO (TANGANYIKA) 1917 registered censored envelope addressed to London franked single 40c and 2 x 10c adhesives with Belgium Congo overprint tied KIGOMA c.d.s. 3 AU 17 On the reverse CENSURE MILITAIRE/KIGOMA LE 1917/LE CENSEUR initialed below dated in manuscript 3 8 Scarce temporary censor seal.
BELGIUM CONGO (TANGANYIKA)

1917 registered censored envelope addressed to London franked single 40c and 2 x 10c adhesives with Belgium Congo overprint tied 'KIGOMA' c.d.s. '3 AU 17' On the reverse 'CENSURE MILITAIRE/KIGOMA LE 1917/LE CENSEUR' initialed below dated in manuscript '3 8' Scarce temporary censor seal.

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TANGANYIKA 1917 card to the Neumann family in Heernhut Germany from the Red Cross in Geneva, to notify them that Helene and three children were released from the internmkent camp in Tanga on 20th November 1917 Punch hole at top right.
TANGANYIKA

1917 card to the Neumann family in Heernhut Germany from the Red Cross in Geneva, to notify them that Helene and three children were released from the internmkent camp in Tanga on 20th November 1917 Punch hole at top right.

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