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WWII era Foreign Postal Links with Allied, Liberated & Neutral Countries

068144223
1945 rare use 250 mils single stamp on philatelic matter double weight air mail to US
Rare instance of the 250 mils pictorial stamp used as single franking - tied to 6 July 1945 postmarked double weight airmail cover sent from TEL AVIV head post office to RICHMOND California & tied by signed instructional marking handstamp that the cover contains approved philatelic matter; backflap missing + 2 vertical folds. Bale does not list a value for the 250m frank as a stamp single on m...
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Thursday, 21 November 2024 12:11
087137741
1941 WWII era eastbound overland mail cover from Palestine to Syria via Lebanon
WWII era eastbound mail: 8 NOV 1941 cover on Windsor Hotel stationary from HAIFA to "Nairn Transport Co. Ltd" (the operators of "Baghdad overland" service) DAMASCUS, franked 15m using single Ba108 per period "overland" service though cover not marked such (period non-UK surface rate was 20m) & tied by strike of local postmark; cover opened/resealed by a Haifa censor using white PC22 label; backsta...
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Saturday, 31 August 2024 03:00
047144344
Rare WWII 1939 Poland-Palestine postcard sent DURING German invasion & ARRIVED
World War II - mail from Poland DURING the German invasion: 3 Sept. 1939 postmarked surface mail picture postal card (Nobel prize laureate Wladislaw Reyont) with message in Hebrew-spelled Yiddish, sent from BRODY to TEL AVIV, franked 30 Groszy & tied by 2x strikes of the local postmark; sent in a sealed bag and received some time later in Palestine, evidenced by the mute hexigonal Palestine censor...
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Monday, 14 October 2024 22:00
038144287
WWII 1939 Bulgaria-Palestine 1939 WWII postal card - rare mail link
WWII rare postal links - BULGARIA: 26 Sept 1939 postmarked postal card with same day dated family correspondence in French, sent from SOFIA to TEL AVIV; imprint franked 4 Leva & tied by single strike of the local machine cancel; tied on front by TEL AVIV T13 Palestine censor hexigonal handstamp. A scarce postal link, especially so in WWII: Bulgaria remained neutral until March 1941 (declaring war ...
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Monday, 14 October 2024 22:00
055143885
Early WWII 1939 Palestine Mandate censored cover London-Jerusalem pink label
Palestine Mandate early WWII incoming mail on business postal stationary labelled containing correspondence in Persian/Iranian language, postmarked 10 NOV 1939 from LONDON to Geula neighborhood in JERUSALEM & tied by machine cancel; opened & resealed by Jerusalem censor J45 using pink PC22 label-tape; opened on 3 sides and edges cropped....
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Saturday, 31 August 2024 03:00
034143892
Nov 1939 WWII surface mail cover Philippines-Switzerland via Palestine
Rare WWII surface mail via Palestine: 21 Nov 1939 postmarked surface mail cover sent from MANILA Philippines to HERISAU Switzerland, franked 4c & tied by machine slogan cancel; the cover was subsequently censored in HAIFA by censor #28 & tied by hexigonal cachet. The cover was likely carried via the Red Sea through Suez and on to Haifa, from where it taken by rail through Lebanon and Turkey throug...
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Monday, 14 October 2024 22:00
082143937
WWII Palestine Mandate 1939 15m surface mail cover Tel Aviv-USA, censored
Early WWII outbound surface mail from Palestine: 23 NOV 1939 postmarked surface cover from TEL AVIV to NEW YORK CITY, franked 15m per period surface mail postage rate to non-UK destination & tied by multiple strikes of the head post office postmark; front-stamped by the hexagonal handstamp of censor T5 in Tel Aviv; slit open at top, back-flap missing....
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Saturday, 31 August 2024 03:00
052144196
*1939 Small Packet cover WWII AIRMAIL; customs label, unsealed, ER RAMLE route*
LEGENDARY - "Small Packet" cover as WWII AIRMAIL: 26 Nov 1939 postmarked registered air mail cover sent from TEL AVIV to RICHMOND (LONDON); the cover is endorsed "Imperial" Airways & bears franking totalling 153 mils, with a few stamps clearly missing & tied by 3x strikes of the oval REGISTERED TEL AVIV postmark on front + 2x on back; affixed on lower front with green customs label PT 539 with Fre...
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Wednesday, 20 November 2024 22:00
033144025
1939 WWII Palestine-Italy returned hotel airmail cover via KLM; censored
Returned WWII era hotel mail: 22 Dec 1939 postmarked airmail cover sent from TEL AVIV to hotel Albergo Impero in ROME Italy, franked 25m per base letter rate by non-British carrier (likely KLM as Ala Littoria operated from Haifa) & tied by 2x strikes of the head post office cancel; opened & sealed by Palestine censor 70/5733; subsequently received by the hotel & affixed with hotel labels for deliv...
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Monday, 14 October 2024 22:00
097135386
1940 WWII airmail Greece to Palestine Mandate censored & passed exchange control
Wartime incoming civilian mail: 8 II 1940 uprated airmail postcard in French (family correspondence) from THESSALONIKI to TEL AVIV, pre-franked 5d + 13d additional for airmail, tied by 2 strikes of local postmark + Greek airmail etiquette; postcard tied by double-ring handstamp of the "exchange control" authority (???????? ?????????? ??????? ??????????-???/?????) in Greek; passed T6 Palestine cens...
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Saturday, 31 August 2024 03:00
045143872
1940 WWII army OAS franked & shortpaid airmail Palestine-UK
Unusual WWII wartime airmail from Palestine: 8 MARCH 1940 postmarked airmail cover, sent from HAIFA by an officer in the Royal Army Veterinary Corps to COLCHESTER (UK), endorsed "by air mail KLM" & franked 20m per the period 10g letter postage rate on that carrier - the cover was subsequently sanctioned for being shortpaid & stamped with "insufficiently prepaid for airmail" bilingual boxed instruc...
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Monday, 14 October 2024 22:00
033143934
1940 WWII Palestine all air transatlantic airmail discounted 120m postage to NYC
Rare WWII early 1940 discounted 120m all air transatlantic postage rate for 10g letter to New York City, applied to 22 APR 1940 airmail cover sent from JERUSALEM to NYC; franked using 100m & 20m stamps & tied by single strike of the single circle postmark of the sorting office (i.e. the cover was deposited into a pillar box uncancelled and processed later when the box was emptied); opened & sealed...
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Monday, 14 October 2024 22:00
0142143703
Palestine Mandate WWII 1940 cover very last Empire Route air mail to Australia
WWII very last Empire Route air mail to Australia - delayed by German invasion of Western Europe: 3 May 1940 postmarked civilian air mail cover from JERUSALEM to KILLARA Australia, franked 60m per period rate via BOAC/Imperial Airways using strip of 3x 20m lightly vertically ribbed stamps & censored with signature endorsement in pencil; per manuscript docketing the cover arrived on 18.6.40.As ...
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Saturday, 31 August 2024 03:00
073143704
Palestine Mandate WWII 1940 late Empire Route air mail to Australia, war delayed
WWII late Empire Route air mail to Australia - delayed by German invasion of Western Europe: 8 May 1940 postmarked civilian air mail cover from JERUSALEM to KILLARA Australia, franked 60m per period rate via BOAC/Imperial Airways, using 3x 20m lightly vertically ribbed stamps tied by 2x strikes of the single-circle canceller of the sorting office (i.e. the cover was deposited un-postmarked into a ...
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Saturday, 31 August 2024 03:00
044143920
June 1940 rare period surface mail Palestine-Switzerland before Italy entry WWII
Rare postage period June 1940 Mandate mail abroad: 5 JUN 1940 postmarked Red Cross imprinted postal stationary cover from JERUSALEM to GENEVA Switzerland, franked 15m per period surface mail postage rate & tied by 2x strikes of the sorting office (i.e. the cover was deposited into a letter box uncancelled and not handed in at the public counter); opened & sealed by Jerusalem censor 69/7333 + again...
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Monday, 14 October 2024 22:00
181135393
1940 censored air mail Yugoslavia to Palestine Mandate Aeroput+Imperial airlines
Wartime incoming civilian mail: 27 JUNE 1940 airmail cover from BELGRADE to HAIFA franked 10 Dinars; backstamped 28 VI 40 machine transit postmark at local airport (ZEMUN) & 30/06 ISTANBUL transit; opened & passed Palestine Censor + 8 JY 40 HADAR HACARMEL (Haifa) arrival (GD-98). Route: as Italy entered the War on 10 June, Ala-Italia airlines unavailable; as no German censor-mark, not taken by DLH...
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Saturday, 31 August 2024 03:00
093135388
1940 WWII 1st day cover Latvian SSR foreign ministry to consul in Palestine
Latvian SSR "1st day" official incoming overseas mail: 22 JULY 1940 [official] registered surface cover on stationary of the Latvian Foreign Ministry in Soviet-occupied RIGA to [Jewish-Palestinian] Latvian Consul M. Caspi in JERUSALEM, franked 96 Sant. (75s international registered letter rate + 2x10s additional weight) tied by 3 strikes of local postmark; marked "via USSR" as it occupied Latvia o...
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Saturday, 31 August 2024 03:00
0106135373
1940 WWII Vichy French cover to Palestine Mandate after renewed postal relations
Wartime incoming civilian mail: 10-08-1940 uprated postcard from LYON (now Vichy France) to TEL AVIV franked 1.50Fr; received in Palestine as per hexigonal T5 Tel Aviv censor cachet. The UK suspended postal services to France and her colonies on 25 June 1940, on the same date the Vichy government was installed; Vichy severed diplomatic ties with the UK on 8 July following her attack on French Flee...
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Saturday, 31 August 2024 03:00
036143874
Oct 1940 WWII uncensored mail Palestine-UK from censor employee, transit marks
WWII the Secret Policeman's Ball - censorship free mail from the censor: 7 Oct 1940 postmarked surface mail cover sent from S. Farrugya at the Telegraph Censor at the head post office in TEL AVIV to female addressee in MENAI BRIDGE Britain, franked 10m per period postage rate & tied by single strike of the head post office postmark; backstamped 19 Dec arrival & re-routed to BANGOR - this scarce on...
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Monday, 14 October 2024 22:00
081143815
1940 WWII Greco-Italian war cover Greece-Palestine, 3 different censor marks
WWII Greek postal link with Palestine during the Italian invasion (Greco-Italian War): 29 NOV 1940 surface mailed commercial cover on business postal stationary, sent from ATHENS to HAIFA, franked 9 Drachma & tied by single strike of the local postmark + 2 different handstamps of the Athens Censorship (ΛΟΓΟΚΡΙΣΙΑ ΑΘΗΝΩΝ); subsequently opened & resealed by the Palestine cens...
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Saturday, 31 August 2024 03:00
054143943
WWII Palestine Mandate 1941 surface mail printed matter to US, permit cachet
WWII certified bulk printed matter with permit: 31 JAN 1941 postmarked surface mail printed matter cover on imprinted business postal stationary, sent from JERUSALEM to NEW YORK CITY & franked 3m per period rate, tied by machine cancel; backstamped with instructional handstamps of the Jewish Charitable Institutions (Sach #Q27a & Q27b); unsealed per printed matter regulations. During the Wa...
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Saturday, 31 August 2024 03:00
068143933
WWII Palestine Mandate 1941 15m surface mail cover Tel Aviv-USA, censored
WWII outbound surface mail from Palestine: 2 MAR 1941 postmarked surface mail cover, sent from REHOVOT to university at URBANA USA, initially intended as printed matter mail but then changed to standard surface letter & franked 15m per period postage rate for surface mail to non-UK destination + tied by single strike of the local postmark; opened & sealed with PC22 label by censor 70/8833 in TEL A...
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Saturday, 31 August 2024 03:00
056143932
WWII Palestine Mandate 1941 15m surface mail cover Tel Aviv-USA, 4 month transit
WWII outbound surface mail from Palestine: 15 JUNE 1941 postmarked surface mail cover, sent from TEL AVIV to ELMHURST Long Island USA, franked 15m per period postage rate for surface mail to non-UK destination & tied by 2x strikes of the head post office postmark; opened & sealed with PC22 label by censor 70/9433 in TEL AVIV; with docketed arrival date of 27 OCT written in pen on the front...
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Saturday, 31 August 2024 03:00
039143931
July 1941 WWII transpacific rate 125m 5g airmail Palestine-USA via Hong Kong
WWII Palestine 125m transpacific rate for 5g air mail via Pacific Clipper from Hong Kong with airmail service throughout applied to 16 JULY 1941 postmarked cover from RAMAT HASHARON to tiny locale GREENPORT USA; opened & sealed with PC22 label by censor 70/6233 in TEL AVIV; slit open at right, small piece missing from bottom right corner....
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Monday, 14 October 2024 22:00
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