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AUSTRALIA - Military - World War II Period

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 4866:1940s use of stampless YMCA cover with straight-line 'H.M.TRANSPORT' (A1) in purple, to Port Pirie, SA, roughly opened at top.
6.00
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 4867:1940s use of stampless cover to Melbourne, straight-line 'PASSED FREE OF POSTAG[E]
10.00
1029302 ✉FB1940s Long stampless cover to Melbourne, cancelled with 'PAID - DEFENCE FOR[CES]/MAIL/NO POSTAGE REQUI[RED]' (A2) dateless machine cancel, violet straight-line 'H.M.A./SHIPS' (B1) also on face, crease.
Lot 4868:1940s Long stampless cover to Melbourne, cancelled with 'PAID - DEFENCE FOR[CES]/MAIL/NO POSTAGE REQUI[RED]
12.00
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 4869:1941 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 4870 [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 4870 [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
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 4871:1941 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
6109379 ✉FA1942 cover to Geelong, Victoria franked with 1d green QE, 24 Jul 1942 Mil. P.O. Ingleburn, N.S.W. machine cancel and boxed 'AUSTRALIAN/MILITARY FORCES/PASSED BY CENSOR/2304' (A1) in violet handstamp.
Lot 4872:1942 cover to Geelong, Victoria franked with 1d green QE, 24 Jul 1942 Mil. P.O. Ingleburn, N.S.W. machine cancel and boxed 'AUSTRALIAN/MILITARY FORCES/PASSED BY CENSOR/2304' (A1) in violet handstamp.
12.00
1060728 ✉FA-1943 use of 4d koala on blue military air mail envelope, Sydney to New Guinea, censor tape tied by violet diamond '2/PASSED/BY/CENSOR/1513'.
Lot 4873 [1 of 2]:1943 use of 4d koala on blue military air mail envelope, Sydney to New Guinea, censor tape tied by violet diamond '2/PASSED/BYLot 4873 [2 of 2]:1943 use of 4d koala on blue military air mail envelope, Sydney to New Guinea, censor tape tied by violet diamond '2/PASSED/BY
10.00
1076453 A-1943 use of 5½d Emu with poor FPO 072 cancel (Adelaide River NT), violet 'AIR MAIL', CERTIFIED OFFICIAL MAIL' & 'COMMAND PAYMASTER/N.T. FORCE' on face, includes the form note which accompanied the enclosed cheque.
Lot 4874:1943 use of 5½d Emu with poor FPO 072 cancel (Adelaide River NT), violet 'AIR MAIL', CERTIFIED OFFICIAL MAIL' & 'COMMAND PAYMASTER/N.T. FORC
20.00
1081828 A-1944 (Oct) stampless cover with navel tombstone censor on face, to Camberwell, Vic, void d/s on face.
Lot 4875:1944 (Oct) stampless cover with navel tombstone censor on face, to Camberwell, Vic, void d/s on face.
10.00
   
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