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CONGO (Belgian) - Postal History

3128326  1943 (Nov 17) cover to Switzerland with 20fr50c franking, tied by Costermansville datestamp, paying postage (3fr50c) & airmail (17fr) fees, censored in Costermansville, Lagos, London & (by the Wehrmacht) in Paris, Type II 'OAT' cachet in red applied in London. The probable route fully described in vendor's typed annotations.
Lot 1099:1943 (Nov 17) cover to Switzerland with 20fr50c franking, tied by Costermansville datestamp, paying postage (3fr50c) & airmail (17fr) fees, censored in Costermansville, Lagos, London & (by the Wehrmacht) in Paris, Type II 'OAT' cachet in red applied in London. The probable route fully described in vendor's typed annotations.
180.00
3128346  1945 (Aug 23) cover to USA with 16fr franking, tied by Jadotville datestamps, paying postage (3fr50c) & airmail (12fr50c) fees, Type VI 'OAT' handstamp in red applied in London. Probable routing described in vendor's typed annotations.
Lot 1100:1945 (Aug 23) cover to USA with 16fr franking, tied by Jadotville datestamps, paying postage (3fr50c) & airmail (12fr50c) fees, Type VI 'OAT' handstamp in red applied in London. Probable routing described in vendor's typed annotations.
85.00
3128356  1945 (Sep 19) Heart of Africa Mission cover to Canada with 15fr50c franking (underpaid 50c but not taxed) tied by Wamba datestamps, paying postage (3fr50c) & airmail (12fr50c) fees, Type VIII 'OAT' cachet (33x18mm, small rectangular boxed frame, final stop with vertical extension) in red applied in London. Likely route fully described in vendor's typed annotations. This is the ERD for the Type VIII cachet.
Lot 1101:1945 (Sep 19) Heart of Africa Mission cover to Canada with 15fr50c franking (underpaid 50c but not taxed) tied by Wamba datestamps, paying postage (3fr50c) & airmail (12fr50c) fees, Type VIII 'OAT' cachet (33x18mm, small rectangular boxed frame, final stop with vertical extension) in red applied in London. Likely route fully described in vendor's typed annotations. This is the ERD for the Type VIII cachet.
120.00
3128368  1945 (Dec 8) airmail cover to USA with 55fr franking (overpaid 1fr50c) tied by Stanleyville datestamp, paying postage (3fr50c) & airmail fee for item weighing up to 20g (50fr), Type X 'OAT' cachet (very worn on right-hand side) in red applied in London. Probable route fully described in vendor's typed annotations.
Lot 1102:1945 (Dec 8) airmail cover to USA with 55fr franking (overpaid 1fr50c) tied by Stanleyville datestamp, paying postage (3fr50c) & airmail fee for item weighing up to 20g (50fr), Type X 'OAT' cachet (very worn on right-hand side) in red applied in London. Probable route fully described in vendor's typed annotations.
95.00
3128372  1945 (Dec 13) triple-rate airmail cover to Detroit with 42fr50c franking tied by Leopoldville datestamp, paying postage (3fr50c) & airmail to New York (37fr50c) and additional airmail to Detroit (1fr50c), Type XI 'OAT' cachet in red applied in London. Probable route fully described in vendor's typed annotations. [Sender seemed unaware that the additional 1fr50c airmail fee was not required, the 12.50fr per 5g fee covered delivery throughout the whole of the country]
Lot 1103:1945 (Dec 13) triple-rate airmail cover to Detroit with 42fr50c franking tied by Leopoldville datestamp, paying postage (3fr50c) & airmail to New York (37fr50c) and additional airmail to Detroit (1fr50c), Type XI 'OAT' cachet in red applied in London. Probable route fully described in vendor's typed annotations. [Sender seemed unaware that the additional 1fr50c airmail fee was not required, the 12.50fr per 5g fee covered delivery throughout the whole of the country]
95.00

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3120619  1953 Tasmania Sesquicentenary 3½d se-tenant pair plus 1d QEII tied by Warrawong South (NSW) datestamp to surface rate cover to Katanga, Belgian Congo, undelivered with Sydney DLO handstamps on front & on reverse, edge blemishes. Unusual usage.
combined lot 3120727
Lot 334 [1 of 2]:1953 Tasmania Sesquicentenary 3½d se-tenant pair plus 1d QEII tied by Warrawong South (NSW) datestamp to surface rate cover to Katanga, Belgian Congo, undelivered with Sydney DLO handstamps on front & on reverse, edge blemishes. Unusual usage.  combined lot 3120727Lot 334 [2 of 2]:1953 Tasmania Sesquicentenary 3½d se-tenant pair plus 1d QEII tied by Warrawong South (NSW) datestamp to surface rate cover to Katanga, Belgian Congo, undelivered with Sydney DLO handstamps on front & on reverse, edge blemishes. Unusual usage.  combined lot 3120727
95.00
   
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