1943 multi censored envelope addressed to Sweden. Franked 3d adhesive tied 'KAAPSTAD' machine d/s '28 1V 43' Lisbon transit on the reverse, together with German censor seal code 'b' allocated to Berlin
1943 censored airmail envelope addressed to Germany from an internee at Andalusia Camp. Franked 3d & 6d adhesives tied 'CAPE TOWN' c.d.s. '30 XI 43' Crown boxed camp cachet.
1938 stampless O.H.M.S. envelope addressed to Kuching cancelled 'SAKIKEI' c.d.s. '27 JAN 1938' Violet 'DISTRICT OFFICE SARIKEI' cachet countersigned. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1944 censored Prisoner of War stationery card addressed to Germany From Camp 44 (Feller College) Franked 20c & 10c adhesives paying the airmail fee tied 'P.O.W. 44' c.d.s. 'NO 8 44' Red German censor on the front.
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.
1938 stampless O.H.M.S. envelope addressed to Lawas. Cancelled 'KUCHING' c.d.s. '2 MAY 1938' Violet 'GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE KUCHING' cachet bottom left countersigned. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1904 envelope addressed to Detroit. Franked 2 1/2d adhesive tied two line 'PAQUEBOT/(N.Y.P.O. 2D)' in black. Alongside violet straight line 'CARIBBEE' Quebec & SS Co ships cachet. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1942 censored stampless Prisoner of War envelope from J Berger (471) addressed to his wife in the Women's Internment Camp. Oval 'INTERNMENT & P OF W CAMP JAMAICA' d/s '20 APR 1942' the date in red manuscript. Rare inter camp mail.
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.
1946 censored stampless Prisoner of War Post envelope from Germany addressed to Internment Camp 133 'CANADIAN POSTAL CORPS No 6' c.d.s. 'JUL 26 46' and straight line 'TRANSFERRED TO UNITED KINGDOM' both struck on the front.
1941 censored airmail envelope addressed to New York franked 1/- & 1 1/2d adhesives tied scarce 'ST KITTS' c.d.s. 'in violet. Straight line 'PASSED THE CENSOR' 'ST JOHNS' transit cancellation on the reverse.
1936 airmail envelope addressed to London. Franked single 30c & 2c adhesives, together with a horizontal pair 6c tied 'COLOMBO' c.d.s. '13 AUG 36' Boxed 'DAMAGED BY SEA/WATER' Carried on the "Scipio" which crashed in Mirabella Bay Crete on 22nd August.
1942 censored stampless envelope addressed to Johannesburg from a internee at the General Internment Camp Salisbury. Oval 'NO 1 (GENERAL) INTERNMENT CAMP SALISBURY S.RHODESIA' cachet '20 AUG 1942' unusually struck in red.
1939 censored airmail envelope addressed to Rome Italy. Franked horizontal strip of three 4d and a single 3d adhesive tied 'SWAKOPMUND'c.d.s. Large red boxed '21' censor cachet. From a passenger on board the Lloyd-Trieste vessel 'Rasdandra'
1940 censored airmail envelope addressed to Glasgow. Franked 1/6d adhesive tied 'G.P.O. SYDNEY' c.d.s. '6 SP 40' Straight line 'RELEASED BY CENSOR' struck in dull claret. Not recorded in this shade.
1945 censored airmail envelope from Sydney addressed to Hobart. Scarce 'Redirected Ship Mail/Examined and Sealed'plus 'Redirected Crews Mail' cachets, with signature and 'Supt of mails' handstamp. At the bottom left is 'Sir Thomas Gordon Representative in Australia of/British Ministry of War Transport' cachet' Mail to Sydney that arrived after the addressed ship had departed was placed in this cover and on-forwarded. Large 'Redirected' cachet is a postal mark and small 'Redirected' cachet is a censor mark (Both CCSG type HSM-1)
1925 envelope addressed to New York. Franked horizontal pair 1 1/2d adhesives tied 'SYDNEY/BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION/ALWAYS ASK FOR/AUSTRALIAN PRODUCTS' slogan d/s 'FE 17 1925'
1936 envelope addressed to Jamaica, two line 'MAILED AT SEA/R.M.S. CONNECTOR' cachet. Franked 3c 'Jubilee' tied 'KINGSTON' machine d/s 'NOV 11 1936' Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1886 entire from Manchester addressed to Kingston Jamaica redirected to Belize British Honduras. Great Britain 6d adhesive tied '498' On arrival Jamaica 6d pine affixed paying the redirection fee. Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.
1883 envelope 'S.S.Arab' addressed to Prince Edward Island. Franked 3d adhesive tied 'St GEORGES 2' duplex 'NO 23 83' 'HALIFAX' transit cancellation on the reverse 'DE 10 83' A little roughly opened, some tone spots at right.
QV Penny Halfpenny + Penny Halfpenny stationery card. The rate was reduced to a 1d, with the overprinting carried out in the Gambia. The top card shows triple overprint, Reply card double overprint. Superb unused.
1945 censored Airletter headed '2/Lt J.M. Bennett R.E. c/o D.C.R.E. Mauritius. East Africa Command. Addressed to Manchester. Franked K.U.T. 20c & 5c adhesives tied 'E.A. A.P.O. 81' c.d.s. '17 IV 45' Shield '950' censor cachet countersigned by the censor.
1935 Imperial Airways airmail envelope to Canada. Franked 6d adhesive tied 'DURBAN' c.d.s. '4 MAR 35' Two line 'Insufficiently paid for Air Mail/beyond LONDON' struck in violet.
1942 Airmail POW lettersheet from Feldwebel Karl Rohleder in internment Camp No.133 at Lethbridge, Alberta. The letter censored in Canada and in Berlin. Franked 20c & 10c adhesives tied 'BASE A.P.O. machine d/s 'AUG 17 1942'
1915 envelope addressed to New York redirected. Franked 1d adhesive tied 'NASSAU' c.d.s. '8 FEB 15' Various instructional markings on the front. 2 'OFFICIALLY SEALED UNITED STATES OF AMERICA' seals.
1941 'On Service' stampless censored envelope addressed to Port Elizabeth. 'WINDHOEK' machine d/s '31 V11 41' Crown oval 'DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE HEAVY BATT. PRETORIA HIGHLANDERS / OFFICIAL FREE' cachet bottom left struck in violet.
1942 stampless envelope addressed to Sydney. Manuscript 'No Stamps available W.H.H. Thompson Capt Pav Papua' Boxed 'PAQUEBOT' probably applied in Cairns. 'DELIVERY ROOM G.P.O. SYDNEY' c.d.s. on the reverse '20 MR 42' Papua was invaded by the Japanese on 23rd January 1942.