British Virgin Islands - Mike White - Worldwide Postal History. Censored and Military Mail.
| PITCAIRN Is-VIRGIN Is [REGISTERED-CENSORED-NZ POSTAL AGENCY] 1940(Oct 14) Plain longer envelope registered to Christiansted, Virgin Is & redirected with unframed Frederiksted V.I. h/s in violet bearing NZ pair 3d tied Pitcairn Islands/NZ Postal Agency d/s & with boxed provisional plain white hand cut registration label with manuscript R/No 18 inserted in indelible pencil with below further manu No 18 & Opened and Passed By Censor / in New Zealand label tied circular Passed By Censor NZ/21 h/s Applied in Auckland & on reverse New York [24 Nov] Christiansted V.I.[3 Dec] transit d/s & Fredericksted V.I. [4 Dec] arrival d/s................................................... [Scarce early provisional registration label to scarce destination]
| VIRGIN ISLANDS-USA...1921 USA POSSESSIONS.. 1921 (Oct 17) Black & white picture postcard (almost invisible tear & crease bottom right) entitled "Sister Rosie Going Home" St. Thomas V.I. USA to Fall River, Mass. bearing USA Franklin 1c tied Saint Thomas /duplex No 1(18 Oct) date stamp
| BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS-USA..REGISTERED WAR TAX... 1919 (Jan 8) Plain envelope registered to Port Washington NY bearing GV marginal pair 3d overprinted War Tax & tied Tortola cds with alongside boxed R /Road Town /Tortola V.I. registration h/s with manuscript 13 inserted & with Opened By / Censor /No label tied circular Passed By Censor /No 504 h/s in violet with on back Charlotte Amalie St. Transit (13 Jan) + San Juan /Parcel Post (15 Jan) + New Yorkk NY /Reg'y Div (26 Jan) transit + Port Washington /Registered (27 Jan) arrival date stamps...........High catalogue value on cover & scarcer War Tax censored item
| BRITISH VIRGIN Is-CANADA...CENSORED at CHARLOTTE AMALIE.. 1942 (Mar 2) Plain env to Lakefield, Ontario bearing 2d tied Road Town/Tortola V.I. d/s & w/Examined By/C. 93 label [93 deleted] & 14200 h/s in blue inserted ....After pearl harbour censorship was applied to British Virgin Islands mail by the USA at Charlotte Amalie Puerto Rico which was opened as Sub Station to San Juan on 12.2.42 & closed six months later on 31.8.42 Small amount label gone but very Scarce