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1) Mandate Termination Period (6)
2) Minhelet Haam-Interim period (27)
3) Interim Period Foreign Postal Links (1)
4) 1947-1949 War of Independence related mail (8)
5) 14-16 May 1948 1st Day Israel Mail (12)
7) Besieged locales: Safed (2)
8) Besieged locales: Nahariya (5)
9) Besieged Jerusalem (20 April-20 June) (10)
11) Post-Siege Interim Jerusalem (after 20 June) (4)
12) Service Suspended Mail (by non-belligerents) (7)
13) Service Suspended Mail (by belligerents) (3)
14) 1947-49 Arabian mail in War of Independence (3)
15) Emergency Postal Services & Foreign links (6)
16) Early Foreign Postal Links (9)
17) Interim & Provisional Taxed Mail (10)
10) Besieged locales: Other Locales (1)

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13) Service Suspended Mail (by belligerents)

1948 German cover Palestine bypassing UK, reached Egypt, seized & censored
1948 Egyptian seizure of mail to Israel: 12-4-1948 surface mailed cover from WEST BERLIN to GAN ZVI (scarce destination), franked 50Pf & tied by local machine cancel: this mailed 6 days after UK suspended surface mail to Palestine (Germany's usual route), here possibly sent via FRANCE as late surface mail alternative route (as cover not marked by British "no service" or "Return to Sender" instruct...
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1948 Swiss airmail cover Palestine Israel, seized & censored in Egypt; resent
1948 Egyptian seizure of mail to Israel: 24 APR 1948 airmail cover from BASEL to HAIFA, franked 70c & tied by strike of local postmark; dispatched 2 days before all airmail to Palestine got returned due to service suspensions: here transported via CAIRO, where since early April mail to Jews in Palestine was seized, censored & returned to sender, as done here - opened/resealed using K-type-A censor...
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1949 earliest date American airmail cover Israel misrouted via Syria & returned
1948-49 War Syrian airlink with Palestine: 7 JAN 1949 airletter from LONG ISLAND CITY to addressee at the [Israeli] Rechavia neighborhood in JERUSALEM "Palestine", with imprinted 10c franking per postage period rate & tied by local machine cancel; the cover was subsequently backstamped [unclear] 1949 DAMASCUS transit where marked by rare Syrian 3-line French language "Return to Origin | Communicat...
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