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AUSTRALIA - Military - World War II Period

5023208 ✉FA-1940 use of ½d roo x2, cancelled with 'MELBOURNE/15APR/430AM/1940/VICTORIA - EAT APPLES/FOR HEALTH' (A1-) machine, on cover to Richmond, with straight-line '2nd Australian General Hospital/A.A.M.C., 6 DIV.' (A1-) in purple & boxed 'DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY/CONCESSION POSTAL RATE' (A1) in purple, some mild tone spots.
Lot 5489:1940 use of ½d roo x2, cancelled with 'MELBOURNE/15APR/430AM/1940/VICTORIA - EAT APPLES/FOR HEALTH' (A1-) machine, on cover to Richmond, with straight-line '2nd Australian General Hospital/A.A.M.C., 6 DIV.' (A1-) in purple & boxed 'DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY/CONCESSION POSTAL RATE' (A1) in purple, some mild tone spots.
19.00
1029318 ✉FB1940s use of stampless cover to Melbourne, straight-line 'PASSED FREE OF POSTAG[E]' (B2), straight-line 'H.M. AUSTRALIAN/SHIPS' (A1) and tombstone censor hand-stamp all in violet & on face.
Lot 5490:1940s use of stampless cover to Melbourne, straight-line 'PASSED FREE OF POSTAG[E]
10.00
5024317 ✉FB1940s use of stampless YMCA cover with straight-line 'H.M.TRANSPORT' (A1) in purple, to Port Pirie, SA, roughly opened at top.
Lot 5491:1940s use of stampless YMCA cover with straight-line 'H.M.TRANSPORT' (A1) in purple, to Port Pirie, SA, roughly opened at top.
6.00
1081818 A-1941 air cover to Camberwell, Vic. with '3dAirFeePaid' and 'H.M. TRANSPORT' on face both in violet. Unusually a 3d blue KGVI has later been applied and cancelled with a 'DON'T WRITE/ABOUT SHIPS' slogan, without datehead, purple boxed 'AUSTRALIAN IMPERIAL/FORCE/PASSED BY CENSOR/509' also on face. An usual rate marking. Presumably the ship ran out of stamp, used the '3dAirFeePaid' handstamp to indicate that the postage had been paid. And then used the 3d to pay for a stamp when they received new stocks.
Lot 5492:1941 air cover to Camberwell, Vic. with '3dAirFeePaid' and 'H.M. TRANSPORT' on face both in violet. Unusually a 3d blue KGVI has later been applied and cancelled with a 'DON'T WRITE/ABOUT SHIPS' slogan, without datehead, purple boxed 'AUSTRALIAN IMPERIAL/FORCE/PASSED BY CENSOR/509' also on face. An usual rate marking. Presumably the ship ran out of stamp, used the '3dAirFeePaid' handstamp to indicate that the postage had been paid. And then used the 3d to pay for a stamp when they received new stocks.
100.00
1081821 A-1941 (Feb 20) cover with navel tombstone censor and violet 'H.M. AUSTRALIAN/SHIPS' on face, to Auburn, Vic, with India 12a & 2a on back, cancelled with 'B-1' of Bombay.
Lot 5493 [1 of 2]:1941 (Feb 20) cover with navel tombstone censor and violet 'H.M. AUSTRALIAN/SHIPS' on face, to Auburn, Vic, with India 12a & 2a on back, cancelled with 'B-1' of Bombay. Lot 5493 [2 of 2]:1941 (Feb 20) cover with navel tombstone censor and violet 'H.M. AUSTRALIAN/SHIPS' on face, to Auburn, Vic, with India 12a & 2a on back, cancelled with 'B-1' of Bombay.
20.00
1079222 A-1941 (May 13) use of 9d on Diocese of Sydney CENEF air cover, from Middle East to Dandenong.
Lot 5494:1941 (May 13) use of 9d on Diocese of Sydney CENEF air cover, from Middle East to Dandenong.
30.00
5023207 A1941 use of ½d roo x2, cancelled with 'MELBOURNE/430AM/10JLY/1940/VICTORIA' (A1-) machine, on Returned Sailors and Soldiers League cover to Castlemaine, Vic, with boxed '12TH GARRISON/DATE / //BATTALION' (B1) in purple.
Lot 5495:1941 use of ½d roo x2, cancelled with 'MELBOURNE/430AM/10JLY/1940/VICTORIA' (A1-) machine, on Returned Sailors and Soldiers League cover to Castlemaine, Vic, with boxed '12TH GARRISON/DATE / //BATTALION' (B1) in purple.
12.00
5023211 ✉FB1942 use of 1½d green KGVI, cancelled with poor Goulburn machine, on OHMS Dept. of Army cover to Maryborough, with double-oval 'AREA/3A.../GOULBURN' (A1) in purple, some mild toning.
Lot 5496:1942 use of 1½d green KGVI, cancelled with poor Goulburn machine, on OHMS Dept. of Army cover to Maryborough, with double-oval 'AREA/3A.../GOULBURN' (A1) in purple, some mild toning.
5.00
1083468 A-1943 use of Clarrie King illustrated cover 'I'm dreaming oh my darlin love of thee!' with Soldier, 1d QM tied by poor RAAF Somers, violet 'DEPARTMENT OF AIR/CONCESSION POSTAGE' handstamp on face.
Lot 5497:1943 use of Clarrie King illustrated cover 'I'm dreaming oh my darlin love of thee!' with Soldier, 1d QM tied by poor RAAF Somers, violet 'DEPARTMENT OF AIR/CONCESSION POSTAGE' handstamp on face.
30.00
131098 ✉VA1943 long official airmail front with 'ARMY POST OFFICE/4DE43/058.' (A1) used at Brisbane, 'SURVEY DIRECTORATE/ADVANCED L.H.Q.' hand-stamp (A1) in violet at L/L, vertical fold.
Lot 5498:1943 long official airmail front with 'ARMY POST OFFICE/4DE43/058.' (A1) used at Brisbane, 'SURVEY DIRECTORATE/ADVANCED L.H.Q.' hand-stamp (A1) in violet at L/L, vertical fold.
4.00
   
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