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ADEN 1950 envelope addressed to Dorset. Franked Great Britain 1d adhesive ARMY SIGNALS/ADEN hatched c.d.s. 9 IV 50 A further strike alongside. On the reverse boxed Chief Signal Officer/ CERTIFIED OFFICIAL/ ADEN-CAMP cachet.
ADEN

1950 envelope addressed to Dorset. Franked Great Britain 1d adhesive 'ARMY SIGNALS/ADEN' hatched c.d.s. '9 IV 50' A further strike alongside. On the reverse boxed 'Chief Signal Officer/ CERTIFIED OFFICIAL/ ADEN-CAMP' cachet.

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RHODESIA 1900 envelope addressed to an officer commanding D Battery New Zealand Artillery Wellington New Zealand. Franked horizontal pair 2d large arms tied BULAWAYO c.d.s. 18 NOV 00 On the reverse is a receiving cancellation. Scarce destination.
RHODESIA

1900 envelope addressed to an officer commanding 'D' Battery New Zealand Artillery Wellington New Zealand. Franked horizontal pair 2d large arms tied 'BULAWAYO' c.d.s. '18 NOV 00' On the reverse is a receiving cancellation. Scarce destination.

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AUSTRALIA 1916 censored 1d lettercard March Past through streets of Melbourne of A.I.F from a German internee Holdsworthy Camp addressed to Sydney. Straight line Service des prisoniers de guerre with PRISONER OF WAR LETTER/FREE LIVERPOOL c.d.s. 12 MR 16 Censor cachet at left. Rare usage.
AUSTRALIA 1916 censored 1d lettercard March Past through streets of Melbourne of A.I.F from a German internee Holdsworthy Camp addressed to Sydney. Straight line Service des prisoniers de guerre with PRISONER OF WAR LETTER/FREE LIVERPOOL c.d.s. 12 MR 16 Censor cachet at left. Rare usage.
AUSTRALIA

1916 censored 1d lettercard 'March Past through streets of Melbourne of A.I.F' from a German internee Holdsworthy Camp addressed to Sydney. Straight line 'Service des prisoniers de guerre' with 'PRISONER OF WAR LETTER/FREE' 'LIVERPOOL' c.d.s. '12 MR 16' Censor cachet at left. Rare usage.

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BOER WAR 1902 envelope Stamps Not Available From a Private B Company 1st Battalion North Fusiliers. Cancelled MAFEKING squared circle d/s MR 21 02 addressed to Chicago. On transit through London 2 1/2d adhesive applied tied LONDON c.d.s. The free postage did not apply to the U.S.A.
BOER WAR

1902 envelope 'Stamps Not Available' From a Private B Company 1st Battalion North Fusiliers. Cancelled 'MAFEKING' squared circle d/s 'MR 21 02' addressed to Chicago. On transit through London 2 1/2d adhesive applied tied 'LONDON' c.d.s. The free postage did not apply to the U.S.A.

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JAMAICA 1860 envelope addressed to H.M. 77th Regiment Bengal India. Endorsed bottom left Pr Packet from Jamaica franked horizontal pair Great Britain 6d adhesives paying the double rate 1/- tied A01 KINGSTON JAMAICA c.d.s. on the front MR 24 60 LONDON transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.
JAMAICA

1860 envelope addressed to H.M. 77th Regiment Bengal India. Endorsed bottom left 'Pr Packet from Jamaica' franked horizontal pair Great Britain 6d adhesives paying the double rate 1/- tied 'A01' 'KINGSTON JAMAICA' c.d.s. on the front 'MR 24 60' 'LONDON' transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.

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BOER WAR 1900 stamples On Active Service No Stamps Available addressed to Devon. Cancelled octagonal ARMY POST OFFICE NATAL FIELD FORCE/ STANDERTON d/s 24 AU 00 LONDON" transit on the front in red.
BOER WAR

1900 stamples 'On Active Service No Stamps Available' addressed to Devon. Cancelled octagonal 'ARMY POST OFFICE NATAL FIELD FORCE/ STANDERTON' d/s '24 AU 00' 'LONDON" transit on the front in red.

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BOER WAR Parcel post label addressed to Devon England. Franked Z.A.R. 4d 1/- & 6d adhesives overprinted V.R.I tied FIELD P.O. BRITISH ARMY  S AFRICA c.d.s. NO 25 year omitted. The original packet contained an empty Boer cartridge.
BOER WAR

Parcel post label addressed to Devon England. Franked Z.A.R. 4d 1/- & 6d adhesives overprinted 'V.R.I' tied 'FIELD P.O. BRITISH ARMY S AFRICA' c.d.s. 'NO 25' year omitted. The original packet contained an empty Boer cartridge.

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TOGO 1915 stampless FM envelope to Dahomey cancelled "ANECHO" c.d.s. 18 10 15. Violet three-line "COMMANDANT MILITAIRE/Troupes francaises/doccupation du Togo" struck on the obverse; "GRAND- POPO" receiving datestamp on the reverse.
TOGO

1915 stampless 'FM' envelope to Dahomey cancelled "ANECHO" c.d.s. '18 10 15'. Violet three-line "COMMANDANT MILITAIRE/Troupes francaises/d'occupation du Togo" struck on the obverse; "GRAND- POPO" receiving datestamp on the reverse.

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BRITISH LEVANT 1922 ppc to London endorsed Irish Guards/Constantinople. GB stamp tied rare "FIELD POST OFFICE 14" c.d.s. 19 DE 22 allocated to G.H.Q. Army of the Black Sea, Constantinople.
BRITISH LEVANT

1922 ppc to London endorsed 'Irish Guards/Constantinople'. GB stamp tied rare "FIELD POST OFFICE 14" c.d.s. '19 DE 22' allocated to G.H.Q. Army of the Black Sea, Constantinople.

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BOER WAR (Rhodesia) 1900 stampless envelope from Pte H.C. Venning CMSC/On Active Service cancelled "BULAWAYO" c.d.s. 22 JUN 00. Blue manuscript charge marking cancelled out by London Paper Branch cachet.
BOER WAR (Rhodesia)

1900 stampless envelope from 'Pte H.C. Venning CMSC/On Active Service' cancelled "BULAWAYO" c.d.s. '22 JUN 00'. Blue manuscript charge marking cancelled out by London Paper Branch cachet.

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BOER WAR (Indian Contingent) 1900 envelope to Lahore, India franked 1d V.R.I.  adhesive tied blue "ARMY P.O./S. AFRICA" c.d.s. NO 9 00, endorsed bottom left A.A. Lloyd Jones/Lumsden Horse. A small Highland contingent.
BOER WAR (Indian Contingent)

1900 envelope to Lahore, India franked 1d 'V.R.I.' adhesive tied blue "ARMY P.O./S. AFRICA" c.d.s. 'NO 9 00', endorsed bottom left 'A.A. Lloyd Jones/Lumsden Horse'. A small Highland contingent.

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SUDAN 1931 taxed envelope to an officer in the South Staffordshire Regiment. On arrival vertical pair 4pi postage dues applied paying the charge, tied KHARTOUM c.d.s. 23 DEC 31 Redirected to Wau. Manuscript marking saying the charge has been paid.
SUDAN

1931 taxed envelope to an officer in the South Staffordshire Regiment. On arrival vertical pair 4pi postage dues applied paying the charge, tied 'KHARTOUM' c.d.s. '23 DEC 31' Redirected to Wau. Manuscript marking saying the charge has been paid.

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SUDAN 1938 envelope addressed to Carlisle. Franked 10m adhesive tied KHARTOUM c.d.s. 5 JAN 38 Double oval O.C.R.A.S.C./ No../ JAN/ KHARTOUM dated oval Army cachet 4 JAN 38 date and year in manuscript. The back flap is missing.
SUDAN

1938 envelope addressed to Carlisle. Franked 10m adhesive tied 'KHARTOUM' c.d.s. '5 JAN 38' Double oval 'O.C.R.A.S.C./ No../ JAN/ KHARTOUM' dated oval Army cachet '4 JAN 38' date and year in manuscript. The back flap is missing.

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BOER WAR (RHODESIA) 1900 stampless On Active Service envelope to Ireland from a trooper in the B.S.A.P. which passed through Bulawayo on the 14th February, transit cancellation on the reverse. The envelope reached London on the 1st April where the tax mark was cancelled.
BOER WAR (RHODESIA)

1900 stampless 'On Active Service' envelope to Ireland from a trooper in the B.S.A.P. which passed through Bulawayo on the 14th February, transit cancellation on the reverse. The envelope reached London on the 1st April where the tax mark was cancelled.

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BOER WAR (NSW AUSTRALIAN CONTINGENT) 1900 stampless envelope to Sydney from "Trooper L J Ferguson 134 "C" Squad N.S.W. 1BC", countersigned by Commanding Officer, cancelled "FIELD POST OFFICE BRITISH ARMY S AFRICA 16" c.d.s. OC 5 00. Charged "1D" on arrival.
BOER WAR (NSW AUSTRALIAN CONTINGENT)

1900 stampless envelope to Sydney from "Trooper L J Ferguson 134 "C" Squad N.S.W. 1BC", countersigned by Commanding Officer, cancelled "FIELD POST OFFICE BRITISH ARMY S AFRICA 16" c.d.s. 'OC 5 00'. Charged "1D" on arrival.

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ZULULAND 1898 cover addressed to Colonel Noel Royal Engineers,Maritizburg. Initialed bottom left corner. Franked 1d adhesive tied "ESHOWE" c.d.s. MY 13 98  The stamps were withdrawn on 30th June 1898
ZULULAND

1898 cover addressed to Colonel Noel Royal Engineers,Maritizburg. Initialed bottom left corner. Franked 1d adhesive tied "ESHOWE" c.d.s. 'MY 13 98' The stamps were withdrawn on 30th June 1898

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SUDAN 1937 envelope to Cairo franked 5m adhesive tied "KHARTOUM" c.d.s. 5 JA 37; boxed "47 SQUADRON/ROYAL AIR FORCE/ORDERLY ROOM/ No 47 Sqdn....".
SUDAN

1937 envelope to Cairo franked 5m adhesive tied "KHARTOUM" c.d.s. '5 JA 37'; boxed "47 SQUADRON/ROYAL AIR FORCE/ORDERLY ROOM/ No 47 Sqdn....".

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BERMUDA 1899 local 1d stationery post card mimeographed for use by the Bermuda Volunteer Rifle Corps used to a Corps member, R.C. Outerbridge, from Officer Commanding. Cancelled "ST GEORGES" c.d.s. JU 27 99.
BERMUDA 1899 local 1d stationery post card mimeographed for use by the Bermuda Volunteer Rifle Corps used to a Corps member, R.C. Outerbridge, from Officer Commanding. Cancelled "ST GEORGES" c.d.s. JU 27 99.
BERMUDA

1899 local 1d stationery post card mimeographed for use by the Bermuda Volunteer Rifle Corps used to a Corps member, R.C. Outerbridge, from Officer Commanding. Cancelled "ST GEORGES" c.d.s. 'JU 27 99'.

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BOER WAR (AUSTRALIAN CONTINGENT) 1900 1d GB lettercard from 4th South Australian Bushmen endorsed "From E.T. Leane I.B.C. On Active Service" written from Pretoria, cancelled "ARMY POST OFFICE S AFRICA" c.d.s.4 SE 00, A.P.O. 55. "ADELAIDE" arrival c.d.s.
BOER WAR (AUSTRALIAN CONTINGENT)

1900 1d GB lettercard from 4th South Australian Bushmen endorsed "From E.T. Leane I.B.C. On Active Service" written from Pretoria, cancelled "ARMY POST OFFICE S AFRICA" c.d.s.'4 SE 00', A.P.O. 55. "ADELAIDE" arrival c.d.s.

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BOER WAR (NEW SOUTH WALES CONTINGENT) 1901 envelope addressed to Dorset from a member of the New South Wales Mounted Rifles, franked 1d adhesive tied "CAPE TOWN" c.d.s. 15 FEB 01 The New South Wales Mounted Rifles (B,C & D Squadrons) had completed their one year service and sailed for Australia in 1901.
BOER WAR (NEW SOUTH WALES CONTINGENT)

1901 envelope addressed to Dorset from a member of the New South Wales Mounted Rifles, franked 1d adhesive tied "CAPE TOWN" c.d.s. '15 FEB 01' The New South Wales Mounted Rifles (B,C & D Squadrons) had completed their one year service and sailed for Australia in 1901.

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ADEN 1893 envelope (crest of the Royal Artillery on flap) countersigned by Major, bottom left. Franked Indian 2a 6pi adhesive tied "ADEN" squared circle date stamp SE 1 93. Addressed to Bristol.
ADEN

1893 envelope (crest of the Royal Artillery on flap) countersigned by Major, bottom left. Franked Indian 2a 6pi adhesive tied "ADEN" squared circle date stamp 'SE 1 93'. Addressed to Bristol.

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NORTHERN NIGERIA 1915 envelope to Paris endorsed top left W W Major G.S. franked Nigeria d and horizontal pair Northern Nigeria 1d adhesives tied "IBI NORTHERN NIGERIA" c.d.s. DE 3 1915. Scarce entire from Yola.
NORTHERN NIGERIA

1915 envelope to Paris endorsed top left 'W W Major G.S.' franked Nigeria d and horizontal pair Northern Nigeria 1d adhesives tied "IBI NORTHERN NIGERIA" c.d.s. 'DE 3 1915'. Scarce entire from 'Yola'.

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MALTA 1942 Cable & Wireless envelope & complete telegram received on the 8th April at St Georges Sliema. Delivered in envelope handstamped oval "MILITARY MAIL DEPT./MALTA" struck in violet pencilled 9/4/42
MALTA

1942 Cable & Wireless envelope & complete telegram received on the 8th April at St George's Sliema. Delivered in envelope handstamped oval "MILITARY MAIL DEPT./MALTA" struck in violet pencilled '9/4/42'

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MOROCCO AGENCIES 1915 envelope possibly written by a French soldier, addressed to Bordeaux, franked G.B. 1d and a horizontal pair d adhesives overprinted in French currency. Tied scarce "FEZ TRESORE POSTES" c.d.s. 27 10 15.
MOROCCO AGENCIES

1915 envelope possibly written by a French soldier, addressed to Bordeaux, franked G.B. 1d and a horizontal pair d adhesives overprinted in French currency. Tied scarce "FEZ TRESORE POSTES" c.d.s. '27 10 15'.

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FIJI 1898 1d stationery postcard cancelled "G.P.O. SUVA" c.d.s. 11 OCT 98; a further strike on the obverse. Addressed to a German naval officer on board S.M.S. Kurfurst Fridr. Wilhelm at Wilhelmshaven, Germany. Receiving c.d.s. on the obverse.
FIJI

1898 1d stationery postcard cancelled "G.P.O. SUVA" c.d.s. '11 OCT 98'; a further strike on the obverse. Addressed to a German naval officer on board 'S.M.S. Kurfurst Fridr. Wilhelm' at Wilhelmshaven, Germany. Receiving c.d.s. on the obverse.

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SUDAN 1898 Egypt 1pi overprinted stationery envelope sent shortly after the battle of Omdurman sent by "Sergeant Cameron/Nile Expeditionary Force/Khartoum/4-9-98 cancelled by two strikes of the "ATBARA/S.P.S." c.d.s. 9 IX 98. The cover was written two days after the final victory.
SUDAN

1898 Egypt 1pi overprinted stationery envelope sent shortly after the battle of Omdurman sent by "Sergeant Cameron/Nile Expeditionary Force/Khartoum/4-9-98' cancelled by two strikes of the "ATBARA/S.P.S." c.d.s. '9 IX 98'. The cover was written two days after the final victory.

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NEW ZEALAND 1917 1d stationery envelope with enclosed letter. Cancelled "FEATHERSTONE MILITARY CAMP" machine d/s 13 FE 1917. Addressed to Auckland.
NEW ZEALAND

1917 1d stationery envelope with enclosed letter. Cancelled "FEATHERSTONE MILITARY CAMP" machine d/s '13 FE 1917'. Addressed to Auckland.

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CAMEROON 1915 stampless "NO STAMPS AVAILABLE" envelope from a member of the French Forces in Cameroon. Cancelled "DUALA(KAMERUN)b" c.d.s. Addressed to France.
CAMEROON

1915 stampless "NO STAMPS AVAILABLE" envelope from a member of the French Forces in Cameroon. Cancelled "DUALA(KAMERUN)b" c.d.s. Addressed to France.

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CAMEROONS 1916 stampless ppc On Active Service from a member of the French Military written from "Yaounde" countersigned by the Commanding Officer. Cancelled "DUALA (KAMERUN)" 2.2.26 cds. Addressed to France.
CAMEROONS

1916 stampless ppc 'On Active Service' from a member of the French Military written from "Yaounde" countersigned by the Commanding Officer. Cancelled "DUALA (KAMERUN)" '2.2.26' cds. Addressed to France.

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RHODESIA 1917 stampless On Active Service postcard with strike in maroon "Rhodesia Regiments Club". Cancelled "BULAWAYO" c.d.s. 20 JUN 17.
RHODESIA

1917 stampless 'On Active Service' postcard with strike in maroon "Rhodesia Regiments' Club". Cancelled "BULAWAYO" c.d.s. '20 JUN 17'.

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RHODESIA (BOER WAR) 1900 envelope franked 1d small Arms tied "VICTORIA" c.d.s. JY 30 00 endorsed at top and countersigned bottom left. Addressed to Kendal. "BULAWAYO" transit and "KENDALL" receiving c.d.s. on the reverse. Small tear at top, 15mm.
RHODESIA (BOER WAR)

1900 envelope franked 1d small 'Arms' tied "VICTORIA" c.d.s. 'JY 30 00' endorsed at top and countersigned bottom left. Addressed to Kendal. "BULAWAYO" transit and "KENDALL" receiving c.d.s. on the reverse. Small tear at top, 15mm.

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HONG KONG 1947 stampless On Active Service air mail envelope from Chief Staff Officer in K.A.W.C. cancelled "KOWLOON/HONG KONG" c.d.s. 17 JA 47.
HONG KONG

1947 stampless 'On Active Service' air mail envelope from Chief Staff Officer in K.A.W.C. cancelled "KOWLOON/HONG KONG" c.d.s. '17 JA 47'.

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BOER WAR (TRANSVAAL) 1900 local envelope Army Form C.398 Franked 3d adhesive tied octagonal "ARMY POST OFFICE NATAL FIELD FORCE / STANDERTON" d/s AUG 14 1900
BOER WAR (TRANSVAAL)

1900 local envelope 'Army Form C.398' Franked 3d adhesive tied octagonal "ARMY POST OFFICE NATAL FIELD FORCE / STANDERTON" d/s 'AUG 14 1900'

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BOER WAR 1900 stampless OHMS envelope from Border Mounted Rifles addressed to London. Cancelled "ARMY POST OFFICE SOUTH AFRICA 3 M.B." c.d.s. -2 MAY 1900 struck in violet. Three line "J.F. Rethman, / Officer Commanding / B.M.R."  "LONDON PAID" cancellation below struck in orange.
BOER WAR

1900 stampless OHMS envelope from 'Border Mounted Rifles' addressed to London. Cancelled "ARMY POST OFFICE SOUTH AFRICA 3 M.B." c.d.s. '-2 MAY 1900' struck in violet. Three line "J.F. Rethman, / Officer Commanding / B.M.R." "LONDON PAID" cancellation below struck in orange.

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LEEWARD ISLANDS (ANTIGUA) 1905 taxed postcard (Arrival of 3rd Batallion Fifth Fusiliers) addressed to Denmark. Franked 1/2d adhesive tied "ST JOHNS" c.d.s. DE 30 05 Taxe markings on the front.
LEEWARD ISLANDS (ANTIGUA) 1905 taxed postcard (Arrival of 3rd Batallion Fifth Fusiliers) addressed to Denmark. Franked 1/2d adhesive tied "ST JOHNS" c.d.s. DE 30 05 Taxe markings on the front.
LEEWARD ISLANDS (ANTIGUA)

1905 taxed postcard (Arrival of 3rd Batallion Fifth Fusiliers) addressed to Denmark. Franked 1/2d adhesive tied "ST JOHN'S" c.d.s. 'DE 30 05' Taxe markings on the front.

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NATAL 1906 stampless postcard (Durban Navigation Collieries) Bambatha Rebellion. From a Sargeant in the Natal Police cancelled "DUNDEE" c.d.s. MY 23 06 "PIETERMARITZBURG" receiving cancellation on the front
NATAL

1906 stampless postcard (Durban Navigation Collieries) Bambatha Rebellion. From a Sargeant in the Natal Police cancelled "DUNDEE" c.d.s. 'MY 23 06' "PIETERMARITZBURG" receiving cancellation on the front

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ST HELENA 1946 stampless OHMS envelope to Royal Fusilers HQ in the U.K. Countersigned at top left by Adjutant St Helena Command Certified Official Cancelled "O.C. TROOPS ST HELENA" c.d.s. 5 JAN 1946 struck in violet. Reputed to be the only recorded example.
ST HELENA

1946 stampless OHMS envelope to Royal Fusilers HQ in the U.K. Countersigned at top left by Adjutant St Helena Command 'Certified Official' Cancelled "O.C. TROOPS ST HELENA" c.d.s. '5 JAN 1946' struck in violet. Reputed to be the only recorded example.

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CYPRUS 1915 stampless SOAS (Soldier on Active Service) stampless postcard headed and dated Polymedia Camp Limmasol Cyprus 11/12/15 Addressed to Romford Essex. Cancelled "POLYMEDIA" c.d.s. DE 24 15
CYPRUS

1915 stampless 'SOAS' (Soldier on Active Service) stampless postcard headed and dated 'Polymedia Camp Limmasol Cyprus 11/12/15' Addressed to Romford Essex. Cancelled "POLYMEDIA" c.d.s. 'DE 24 15'

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MALTA 1918 YMCA envelope addressed to London. Franked 1d adhesive tied "LONDON / RECEIVED FROM H.M. SHIP / NO CHARGE TO BE RAISED" machine d/s. On the front is a strike of the scarce oval "PASSED BU CENSOR H.M. SEAPLANE STATION" struck in black initialed. On the reverse boxed "R.N.SEAPLANE STATION / MALTA / Ref No" dated cachet in black MAY 1918
MALTA 1918 YMCA envelope addressed to London. Franked 1d adhesive tied "LONDON / RECEIVED FROM H.M. SHIP / NO CHARGE TO BE RAISED" machine d/s. On the front is a strike of the scarce oval "PASSED BU CENSOR H.M. SEAPLANE STATION" struck in black initialed. On the reverse boxed "R.N.SEAPLANE STATION / MALTA / Ref No" dated cachet in black MAY 1918
MALTA

1918 'YMCA' envelope addressed to London. Franked 1d adhesive tied "LONDON / RECEIVED FROM H.M. SHIP / NO CHARGE TO BE RAISED" machine d/s. On the front is a strike of the scarce oval "PASSED BU CENSOR H.M. SEAPLANE STATION" struck in black initialed. On the reverse boxed "R.N.SEAPLANE STATION / MALTA / Ref No" dated cachet in black 'MAY 1918'

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NYASALAND 1952 Forces Mail airmail envelope addressed to London franked 2d & 1/2d adhesives tied "ZOMBA" c.d.s. 29 MAR 52 Boxed "Orderly Room 2 (ny) K.A.R." cachet in black.
NYASALAND

1952 'Forces Mail' airmail envelope addressed to London franked 2d & 1/2d adhesives tied "ZOMBA" c.d.s. '29 MAR 52' Boxed "Orderly Room 2 (ny) K.A.R." cachet in black.

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ADEN 1896 overprinted Indian Soldiers and Seamens Envelope from a Lance Corporal W Walker "G" Company 1st Battalion of the 1st Worcestershire Regiment. Addressed to Scotland cancelled "ADEN CAMP" c.d.s. 27 MY 96 Countersigned by Commanding Officer at left.
ADEN

1896 overprinted Indian 'Soldiers and Seamen's Envelope' from a Lance Corporal W Walker "G" Company 1st Battalion of the 1st Worcestershire Regiment. Addressed to Scotland cancelled "ADEN CAMP" c.d.s. '27 MY 96' Countersigned by Commanding Officer at left.

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KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA 1918 stampless On Active service postcard addressed to Sussex Via Sudan Cancelled by the Skeleton cancellation reading "RU"10 OC 18  Probably a NAKURU" datestamp with the first four letters removed. Unusual.
KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA

1918 stampless 'On Active service' postcard addressed to Sussex 'Via Sudan' Cancelled by the Skeleton cancellation reading "RU"'10 OC 18' Probably a 'NAKURU" datestamp with the first four letters removed. Unusual.

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AUSTRALIA 1937 postcard addressed to San Francisco franked 1/2d & 1 1/2d adhesives tied "FIELD POST OFFICE NO 1" c.d.s. 30 SE 37 Cancellation in use for one day only.
AUSTRALIA 1937 postcard addressed to San Francisco franked 1/2d & 1 1/2d adhesives tied "FIELD POST OFFICE NO 1" c.d.s. 30 SE 37 Cancellation in use for one day only.
AUSTRALIA

1937 postcard addressed to San Francisco franked 1/2d & 1 1/2d adhesives tied "FIELD POST OFFICE NO 1" c.d.s. '30 SE 37' Cancellation in use for one day only.

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HONG KONG 1949 envelope (Flap missing) addressed to the U.K. franked horizontal pair 10c Silver Wedding adhesives tied "HONG KONG" c.d.s. 11 FE 49 "ARMY SIGNALS VB HQ" c.d.s. on the front 10 11 49
HONG KONG

1949 envelope (Flap missing) addressed to the U.K. franked horizontal pair 10c Silver Wedding adhesives tied "HONG KONG" c.d.s. '11 FE 49' "ARMY SIGNALS VB HQ" c.d.s. on the front '10 11 49'

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NEW ZEALAND (BOER WAR) 1902 New Zealand Eighth, Contingent, Addington Camp, Christchurch official envelope used locally cancelled "CHRISTCHURCH" c.d.s. 9 JA 02 signed "A.R. Falconer" Alexander Robertson Falconer was a surgeon-captain from Dunedin who was in the South Island Regiment b- battalion staff. He was part of the 9th Contingent that sailed to South Africa on the S.S. Kent on the 12th March 1902
NEW ZEALAND (BOER WAR)

1902 'New Zealand Eighth, Contingent, Addington Camp, Christchurch' official envelope used locally cancelled "CHRISTCHURCH" c.d.s. '9 JA 02' signed "A.R. Falconer" Alexander Robertson Falconer was a surgeon-captain from Dunedin who was in the South Island Regiment b- battalion staff. He was part of the 9th Contingent that sailed to South Africa on the S.S. Kent on the 12th March 1902

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SOUTH WEST AFRICA 1906 taxed postcard addressed to Germany marked Feldpost From a German soldier cancelled "WINDHUK" c.d.s. 14 9 06 Circular regiment h/s struck in violet. On arrival 10c postage due applied paying the charge.
SOUTH WEST AFRICA

1906 taxed postcard addressed to Germany marked 'Feldpost' From a German soldier cancelled "WINDHUK" c.d.s. '14 9 06' Circular regiment h/s struck in violet. On arrival 10c postage due applied paying the charge.

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SOUTH AFRICA 1916 stampless On Active Service postcard addressed to New Zealand "CAPE TOWN" machine d/s JUL 29 1916 Oval crown DEFENCE DEPARTMENT ACTIVE CITIZEN FORCE/ OFFICIAL FREE / 4" cachet in blue.
SOUTH AFRICA

1916 stampless 'On Active Service' postcard addressed to New Zealand "CAPE TOWN" machine d/s 'JUL 29 1916' Oval crown DEFENCE DEPARTMENT ACTIVE CITIZEN FORCE/ OFFICIAL FREE / 4" cachet in blue.

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MALAYA (KEDAH) 1941 envelope to India franked 3 x 1c and a single 5c adhesive tied "F.P.O. 36" c.d.s. 10 )CT 41 used at Sungei Patani.
MALAYA (KEDAH)

1941 envelope to India franked 3 x 1c and a single 5c adhesive tied "F.P.O. 36" c.d.s. '10 )CT 41' used at Sungei Patani.

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BOER WAR (RHODESIA) 1899 The earliest of the surviving covers sent by Lance-Barff when he was returning to Rhodesia. Franked Cape 1d & 2 x 2d adhesives tied "WESTERN T.P.O." c.d.s. 9 OCT 99 UP The cancellation coded 6 (Western T.P.O. ran from Cape Town to De Aar) Cover with vertical central fold.
BOER WAR (RHODESIA)

1899 The earliest of the surviving covers sent by Lance-Barff when he was returning to Rhodesia. Franked Cape 1d & 2 x 2d adhesives tied "WESTERN T.P.O." c.d.s. '9 OCT 99 UP' The cancellation coded '6' (Western T.P.O. ran from Cape Town to De Aar) Cover with vertical central fold.

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SOUTH WEST AFRICA 1906 10pf German stationery envelope marked "Feldpostbrief" addressed to Leipzig cancelled "SWAKOPMUND" c.d.s. 23 5 06 Scarce stationery envelope used in DSWA
SOUTH WEST AFRICA

1906 10pf German stationery envelope marked "Feldpostbrief" addressed to Leipzig cancelled "SWAKOPMUND" c.d.s. '23 5 06' Scarce stationery envelope used in DSWA

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