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    AUSTRALIAN COMMONWEALTH, MILITARY POSTAL HISTORY

    Lot 437
    Estimate: $150

    Navy stationery pair of security cancelled envelopes from same correspondence, distinct types, bearing GB KGVI 3d x 4 franking addressed to West Perth, roughly opened flaps, scarce and a nice pair for exhibit (2 covers)

     

    Lot 438
    Estimate: $125

    1941 (29 Jul) RAAF real photo postcard ('The Captured Messerschmitt Fighter') with clear strikes (tying stamp and on reverse) of scarce 'R.A.A.F. P.O. 'GERALOTON/WEST AUST' cds error

     

    Lot 439
    Estimate: $75

    1942 (8 Jun) long OHMS cover from the Small Arms School, Bonegilla to Swanbourne, W.A. with 2d tied by 'MIL. P.O. BONEGILLA/VIC-AUST' cds, with '.... SWANBOURNE/W.A.' backstamp ('FORT' Excised). Swanbourne was known as Fort Swanbourne up to 30 May 1942, and the altered datestamp is scarce on cover

     

    Lot 440
    Estimate: $100

    1942 use of Australian Defence Canteens KGVI 1d Brown envelope (flap fault) to East Brunswick, good strike of rare 'UNIT POSTAL STATION/S.22/25 JUL 1942' rectangular handstamp in use in Ipswich area, not seen by Proud

     

    Lot 441
    Estimate: $50

    1943 (13 Apr) 1d Green postal card uprated with 1941 1d Red-brown, used from Melbourne to Summer Hill (NSW) with printed message on reverse from the Military History Section, L.H.Q. regarding the delivery of the Army Christmas book "Soldiering On". Few small marks, otherwise fine and unusual

     

    Lot 442
    Estimate: $75

    1943 (27 Apr) registered cover from Camp Pell Victoria to unusual destination of Chile, two strikes of scarce 'MIL P.O. CAMP PELL/VIC-AUST' cds (very fine on reverse), manuscript provisional registration label, censored Melbourne, backstampings including New Orleans and Chile

     

    Lot 443
    Estimate: $100

    1944-45 trio of RAAF registered airmail covers emanating from Port Moresby, handstamped registration details (two types, one stationery registered letter), and dedicated label (3 covers)


    Lot 444
    Estimate: $100

    1944 (7 Apr) 'No Stamps Available' airmail cover bearing superb strike of the very scarce 'AIR FOROE P.o./78' cds error, in use at Higginsfield (Cape York), RAAF censor

     

    Lot 445
    Estimate: $100

    1945 (16 Mar) registered official cover (265 x 115mm - largely flapless) from Victoria Barracks Queensland to Larrimah NT, bearing scarce 'BY/DIRECT BAG' PO label, tied by 'AUST UNIT POSTAL STN/414' cds, unusual manuscript provisional registration label

     

    Lot 446
    Estimate: $150

    1945 (25 Sep) R.A.N. P.O. No. 4 registered airmail cover to Tasmania, when stationed at Morotai, Netherlands East Indies, fine strikes of registration details handstamp on front and the cds on reverse

     

    Lot 447
    Estimate: $250

    1945 (20 Oct) airmail cover bearing KGVI 3d tied by fine strike of 'AUST UNIT POSTAL STN/309' cds. Proud states 'Not used?', Collas says 'No adequate evidence of usage'. Extremely rare

     

    Lot 448
    Estimate: $75

    1946 (26 Feb) registered cover to Bandiana with three very fine/superb strikes of scarce 'NAVAL P.O. HERNE BAY/N.S.W.-AUST' cds, manuscript provisional registration label

     

    Lot 449
    Estimate: $100

    1946 (27 Feb) registered cover from R.N. Air Stn. Schofields to Bandiana, superb multiple strikes of the scarce cds, provisional registration label tied

     

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