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[16668]  GREECE-AUSTRALIA [AUSTRALIAN FORCES-WAR CORRESSPONDENT]  1941(Feb 12)
[16668]  GREECE-AUSTRALIA [AUSTRALIAN FORCES-WAR CORRESSPONDENT]  1941(Feb 12)
[16668] GREECE-AUSTRALIA [AUSTRALIAN FORCES-WAR CORRESSPONDENT] 1941(Feb 12)Printed longer airmail env (light creases & stains) to Killara N.S.W. bearing GB pair 2d + single 6d tied FPO 193 d/s [Recorded used 18.11.40 - 20.04.41 & Lost in the campaign] & w/boxed Passed By/RAF/Censor No 161 h/s in red [type R2 & only used in Greece Jan-3 Mar 1941] together w/part red on white A.F.W.3312/Examined/Base Censor label [back half gone] tied smudged oval Deputy Chief Field/Censor h/s in violet w/Crown in centre ...[The writer Guy Harriott was a War Correspondent for the Sydney Morning Herald reporting from the Middle East & Greece area & later the far East, he survived a ship wreck after hitting a mine & sinking in 8 minutes whilst travelling from Tobruck to Alexandria. For deeds in Albania he was mentioned in dispatches, was awarded the Greek Cross of Distinguished Service, he later became the Editor of the paper & was made an OBE. He died aged 66 after a distinguished career]
US$250
[17315]  GREECE-GB...1945 WW2 BRITISH FORCES...  1945 (Sep 5)
[17315]  GREECE-GB...1945 WW2 BRITISH FORCES...  1945 (Sep 5)
[17315] GREECE-GB...1945 WW2 BRITISH FORCES... 1945 (Sep 5) Plain stampless envelope endorsed On Active service to Nottingham from 1676272 Pte.Wherry, D Coy, 1st Batt., R.W.Regt.cancelled FPO 783 cds located in Athens at this date ...........Wherry's details are taken from other letters within this correspondence
US$30
[17317]  GREECE-GB...1945 WW2 BRITISH FORCES...  1945 (Jun 15)
[17317]  GREECE-GB...1945 WW2 BRITISH FORCES...  1945 (Jun 15)
[17317] GREECE-GB...1945 WW2 BRITISH FORCES... 1945 (Jun 15) Army Form W. 3077 Air Letter stampless to Nottingham from 1676272 Pte.Wherry, D Coy, 1st Batt., R.W.Regt. cancelled FPO 137 cds & he states in letter that he is now in Lamia town & will be going to Athens where he will catch the boat on the 17th for 28 days home leave.
US$80
[11953]  GREECE-GB...1918 SERBIAN RELIEF FUND REGISTRED...  1918(Sep 1)
[11953]  GREECE-GB...1918 SERBIAN RELIEF FUND REGISTRED...  1918(Sep 1)
[11953] GREECE-GB...1918 SERBIAN RELIEF FUND REGISTRED... 1918(Sep 1) Serbian Relief Fund printed envelope (Roughly opened along top & central vertical tear) registered to London bearing GB 2d tied FPO G.X. cds & with R/88 Blank registration label tied FPO G.X. without date slugs & with losenge Passed By Censor/11 h/s in red plus on back FPO G.X. (1 Sep) despatch cds + hooded Registered /London /36 (18 Sep) arrival date stamp in red
US$100
[10976]  GERMANY-CHINA..CONSULAR MAIL...  1939(Apr 19)
[10976]  GERMANY-CHINA..CONSULAR MAIL...  1939(Apr 19)
[10976] GERMANY-CHINA..CONSULAR MAIL... 1939(Apr 19) Greek Consul-General Konigsberg printed envelope by air to Shanghai with two Jusqu'a black bars through airmail etiquette bearing Hindenburg 2 x 10pf + 3 x 5pf tied Konigsberg cds & with circular Greek Currency Control Censor h/s & on back cyrillic Consulate h/s + Athens (20 Apr) & Hong Kong (27 Apr) transit d/s & Shanghai (30 Apr) arrival cds.............Scarce item of Consular mail using Hindenburg adhesives to overseas destination
US$170
[13854]  GB-CORFU..BRITISH OCCUPATION...   1861(Feb 11)
[13854]  GB-CORFU..BRITISH OCCUPATION...   1861(Feb 11)
[13854] GB-CORFU..BRITISH OCCUPATION... 1861(Feb 11) Stampless envelope endorsed Via Trieste to Major Shakespeare R.A. rated 3d in blue crayon & cancelled London/C5 date stamp & with on back Aus F. Agland Per Aachen [12 Feb] transit cds in red & thimble[18 Feb] arrival cds................The British Occupied Corfu from 1815-64
US$350
[17316]  GREECE-GB...1945 WW2 BRITISH FORCES...  1945 (May 27)
[17316]  GREECE-GB...1945 WW2 BRITISH FORCES...  1945 (May 27)
[17316] GREECE-GB...1945 WW2 BRITISH FORCES... 1945 (May 27) Plain stampless envelope endorsed Airmail to Nottingham from 1676272 Pte.Wherry, D Coy, 1st Batt., R.W.Regt. cancelled FPO 266 cds in Greece at unknown location at this date....................Wherry's details are taken from other letters within this correspondence
US$30
[12390]  GREECE-TRIESTE..1847 SYRA ISLAND..  1847(Sep)
[12390]  GREECE-TRIESTE..1847 SYRA ISLAND..  1847(Sep)
[12390] GREECE-TRIESTE..1847 SYRA ISLAND.. 1847(Sep) Stampless entire letter to Trieste cancelled fancy ornate circular ΣΡΥΑ (Syra) cds & with alongside small Δπ handstamp in black & on back Trieste (9 Oct) arrival cds in red
US$270
[14255]  GREECE - IRELAND...1917 UNUSUAL INSTRUCTIONAL LABEL...   
1917 (Dec 5)
[14255]  GREECE - IRELAND...1917 UNUSUAL INSTRUCTIONAL LABEL...   
1917 (Dec 5)
[14255] GREECE - IRELAND...1917 UNUSUAL INSTRUCTIONAL LABEL... 1917 (Dec 5) Plain stampless envelope to Blackrock Co. Dublin endorsed OAS & cancelled Field Post Office /GX with alongside losenge Passed By Censor /305 hand stamp in green & on back typed "This Letter has been Delayed /Owing to having been Posted /Unfranked and Un-Censor stamped" tied unreadable 31mm BAPO X cds (20 Dec) & partial Blackrock (21 ?? 1918)arrival cds ..................................................This is one of two currently known examples of this label
US$700
[17320]  GREECE-GB...1946 WW2 INDIAN FIELD POST...  1946 (Jan 22)
[17320]  GREECE-GB...1946 WW2 INDIAN FIELD POST...  1946 (Jan 22)
[17320] GREECE-GB...1946 WW2 INDIAN FIELD POST... 1946 (Jan 22) Plain stampless ennvelope to Edinburgh endorsed from M-17712 Capt. J.F. Bonjour cancelled Indian FPO R-32 cds used by 5th Infantry Brigade in Greece at Salonika between 19 Mar 45 to 18 Feb 46 .............Indian FPO use in Greece is scarce
US$100
[17488]  GREECE-GB...GREEK CIVIL WAR & BRITISH FORCES..   1947 (Feb 12)
[17488]  GREECE-GB...GREEK CIVIL WAR & BRITISH FORCES..   1947 (Feb 12)
[17488]  GREECE-GB...GREEK CIVIL WAR & BRITISH FORCES..   1947 (Feb 12)
[17488] GREECE-GB...GREEK CIVIL WAR & BRITISH FORCES.. 1947 (Feb 12) Plain stampless envelope together with letter to Bordon, Hants from British soldier with contents headed "British Forces in Greece" cancelled Field Post Office 137 cds ........The Greek civil war commenced in May 1946 and was in effect a war against communism ending on 16 Oct 49 mail from British forces during the period is elusive.
US$80
[17563]  GREECE-USA.....1915 to BRITISH EMBASSY CENSORED by TURKEY...  1915 (Sep 27)
[17563]  GREECE-USA.....1915 to BRITISH EMBASSY CENSORED by TURKEY...  1915 (Sep 27)
[17563] GREECE-USA.....1915 to BRITISH EMBASSY CENSORED by TURKEY... 1915 (Sep 27) Coloured stampless picture postcard entitled "Souvenir de Salonique" showing the Bay to Lady Spring-Rice, British Embassy, Washington DC & datelined 27 September 1915 from Taylor-Jones bearing Greece 10 lepta tied cyrillic Salonika cds (18 Sep in error for 28th) & with boxed Turkish vernacular Censor hand stamp in black & Galata/Arrivee (1 Oct) + Stamboul /Depart (3 Oct) transit cds........... Interesting item mailed just prior to the combined French / British force that landed at Salonika early October & censored in Turkey who had declared war against Britain eleven months earlier on 28 Oct 1914
US$150
[17564]  GREECE-USA.....1916 FRENCH ARMEE of the ORIENT CENSOR...  1916 (Jun 3)
[17564]  GREECE-USA.....1916 FRENCH ARMEE of the ORIENT CENSOR...  1916 (Jun 3)
[17564] GREECE-USA.....1916 FRENCH ARMEE of the ORIENT CENSOR... 1916 (Jun 3) Greek 10 lepta Stationary Card to Wilmington Delaware & datelined Salonika 3 June 1916 & cancelled cyrillic Salonika cds (23 Jun) & with boxed Controle Postal Militaire /de L'Armee d'Orient hand stamp in red..
US$170
[12194]  AUSTRALIA-SWITZERLAND…1941 POW MAIL FORWARDED to KOKINIA CAMP GREECE….  1941(Dec 30)
[12194]  AUSTRALIA-SWITZERLAND…1941 POW MAIL FORWARDED to KOKINIA CAMP GREECE….  1941(Dec 30)
[12194] AUSTRALIA-SWITZERLAND…1941 POW MAIL FORWARDED to KOKINIA CAMP GREECE…. 1941(Dec 30) Australian Red Cross Society printed env endorsed Service des Prisonniers de Guerre & Clipper Aust., USA., UK to SQMS Llewelyn, Australian POW c/o International Red Cross, Geneva bearing 5/- & 2 X 4d making 5/8 rate tied Ship Mail Room/ Melbourne d/s & forwarded w/manu "Pris a Kokinia" to POW Camp in Greece & w/boxed 3/Passed By Censor/202 h/s in violet & on rev red on white 3 Opened By Censor label tied boxed 3/Passed By Censor/202 h/s in violet. . ................................................[Presumably he was taken prisoner during the fall of Crete]
US$300
[11753]  USA-ITALY ...WW1 REGISTERED CENSORED to ITALIAN FORCES on RHODES..  1915(Aug 10)
[11753]  USA-ITALY ...WW1 REGISTERED CENSORED to ITALIAN FORCES on RHODES..  1915(Aug 10)
[11753] USA-ITALY ...WW1 REGISTERED CENSORED to ITALIAN FORCES on RHODES.. 1915(Aug 10) Plain envelope registered to Italian soldier Buanainto Pasquale, 8th Company, 34th Regt. Fanteria, Rodi from New Canaan, Conn bearing 15c tied mute canceller & with boxed Registered h/s in violet with manu 376 inserted & with 2/Verificato/Per/Censura label & scarce unframed Censore N.I. h/s & on reverse New Canaan/Registered [10 Aug] despatch d/s + New York/Regy Div [11 Aug] + New York/Foreign [11 Aug] + Torino-Ferrovia [27 Aug] transit d/s & Rodi (Egeo) [8 Sep] arrival d/s
US$270
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[16936] KENYA-GERMANY...WW2 to POW at 5th AUSTRALIAN HOSPITAL & FORWARDED to GREECE.. Circa 1941 Plain stampless envelope endorsed Prisoner of War Post from Mitubiri, Kenya to Capt. D. H.F. Leake, No 5 Australian General Hospital, POW, Germany with boxed P/W East Africa 008 h/s & unframed Frank De Port h/s both in violet & unframed & circular cachets of the Red X in Geneva & manuscript "Probably Corinth" in red crayon indicating that Capt Leake was taken prisoner on Crete or Greece and interned in Corinth POW camp Greece......................Attractive & visual item from an unusual origin
US$370
[16596]  GREECE…FRENCH FORCES REGISTERED CENSORED..  1919(Sep 18)
[16596]  GREECE…FRENCH FORCES REGISTERED CENSORED..  1919(Sep 18)
[16596] GREECE…FRENCH FORCES REGISTERED CENSORED.. 1919(Sep 18) Plain env registered to Athens bearing France pair 10c & pair 5c tied Tresor et Postes/528 d/s & w/R within losenge h/s in black & manu No 391 alongside, unframed Tresor et Postes/528 h/s in black & 412 within circle h/s in black & w/black on buff bi-lingual Censure Hellenique label tied circular Greek Censor h/s w/Arms in centre h/s in black & w/on rev vernacular transit [18 Sep] d/s & Athens [20 Sep] arrival d/s
US$150
[16612]  GREECE-GB..BRITISH FORCES REGISTERED from MILITARY MISSION..  1952(Apr 5)
[16612]  GREECE-GB..BRITISH FORCES REGISTERED from MILITARY MISSION..  1952(Apr 5)
[16612] GREECE-GB..BRITISH FORCES REGISTERED from MILITARY MISSION.. 1952(Apr 5) British GV1 4d printed Registered Letter to Manchester from British Embassy, c/o APO HQ BMM(G) uprated w/addl 1d tied FPO 514 d/s & blue on white R FPO DSs. No 514 /No 0368 label
US$150
[16634]  GREECE...WW1 BRITISH CENSORSHIP in AEGEAN ISLANDS..  1918 (Feb 1)
[16634]  GREECE...WW1 BRITISH CENSORSHIP in AEGEAN ISLANDS..  1918 (Feb 1)
[16634] GREECE...WW1 BRITISH CENSORSHIP in AEGEAN ISLANDS.. 1918 (Feb 1) Plain envelope to Commerciale Section of British Legation in Athens bearing on reverse Winged godess 3 x 2d + Hermes 3 x 3d tied Tha Ip Tragaias cds & with black 120 within circle hand stamp together with Syra (9 Feb ) transit cds & on face rare black framed Passed /Aegean /Postal /Censor /Syra hand stamp
US$350
[16654]  CORFU-FRANCE... WW1 FRENCH ARMY of the ORIENT..   1918(Nov 6)
[16654]  CORFU-FRANCE... WW1 FRENCH ARMY of the ORIENT..   1918(Nov 6)
[16654] CORFU-FRANCE... WW1 FRENCH ARMY of the ORIENT.. 1918(Nov 6) Stampless ppc (Inside of Ste-Sophie Church-Salonica to Marseille & forwarded to Saone et Loire cancelled Postes Navales/Med. G d/s located at Corfou & w/circular Corse Aux Saone et Loire [17 Nov] arruval d/s
US$150
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