Alaska - Mike White - Worldwide Postal History. Censored and Military Mail.
| ALASKA-USA...1943 WW2 US FORCES VICTORY... 1943 (May 17) Pictorial "Victory" printed envelope to Springfield, Illinois & forwarded to Alexandria, Minn bearing USA Transport 6c tied Fairbanks /Alaska machine d/s & with Passed By /U S /24097 / Army Examiner h/s in blue & on back Springfield /Buy War Savings /Bonds & Stamps (24 May) slogan d/s............................Nice Patriotic item
| CANADA [CANADIAN FORCES in ALUETIAN Is off ALASKA] 1943 (Oct 12) USA 6c Airmail printed stationary envelope to Calgary Alberta from Capt. J. Spark, 1st Bn. Cdn Fusiliers cancelled C.A.P.O. 51 d/s & with circular Passed By / Base / US / 1721 / Army /Examiner h/s in blue................[1st Battalion The Canadian Fusiliers (City of London Regiment) were part of 13 Canadian Infantry Brigade & part of the American Task Force sent to attack and repel the Japanese forces on the Aluetian Islands off Alaska with mail censored through the US facilities]
| USA-CANADA..WW2 CANADIAN ARTILLERY FORCES on ANNETTE ISLAND ALASKA 1942(Oct 23) Canadian YMCA printed stampless env to Victoria BC from A.E. Neville R.C.A. APO 935 Seattle cancelled US Army Postal service APO d/s & w/unframed Military/9/Censor h/s in violet w/manu OK & signature of censoring officer & w/on rev unframed AA Battery R.C.A.-C.A. h/s in red .........For wartime history See http://www.explorenorth.com/library/history/annette_island.html
| CANADA...CANADIAN FORCES in ALUETIAN Islands off ALASKA.. 1943 (Dec 7) USA 6c Airmail printed stationary envelope with vertical crease to Salt Ontario from D. 620091 Cpl. Lefebure B., 1st Bn. Regt. De Hull cancelled C.A.P.O. 51 d/s & with boxed Passed By / US / 24322 / Army Examiner h/s in violet................1st Battalion Regiment De Hull a French Canadian unit were part of 13 Canadian Infantry Brigade & part of the American Task Force sent to attack and repel the Japanese forces on the Aluetian Islands off Alaska with mail censored through the US facilities..