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AUSTRALIA - Postal Stationery - Wartime

3117462 PS 1917-19 1d Red George V Inscribed 'AUSTRALIAN IMPERIAL FORCE' Setting 1 BW #ME1, trivial ink marks top right corner, flap unsealed, fine overall, Cat $300.
Lot 763:1917-19 1d Red George V Inscribed 'AUSTRALIAN IMPERIAL FORCE' Setting 1 BW #ME1, trivial ink marks top right corner, flap unsealed, fine overall, Cat $300.
60.00
2615137 PS 1916 (March) 1st Issue 'AUSTRALIAN IMPERIAL FORCE.' At the Base 1d pale carmine setting 1 with 9mm gap between MILITARY and 'Regimental Number', BW #ME1, used at Sydney, Cat $450. This is the "second" type of this setting. Opened a little roughly.
Lot 764:1916 (March) 1st Issue 'AUSTRALIAN IMPERIAL FORCE.' At the Base 1d pale carmine setting 1 with 9mm gap between MILITARY and 'Regimental Number', BW #ME1, used at Sydney, Cat $450. This is the "second" type of this setting. Opened a little roughly.
85.00
3123394 PS 1916-17 1d Red Military Envelope Inscribed 'A.I.F. ABROAD' Setting 1 on buff wove paper BW #ME3B, fine unused, Cat $300.
Lot 766:1916-17 1d Red Military Envelope Inscribed 'A.I.F. ABROAD' Setting 1 on buff wove paper BW #ME3B, fine unused, Cat $300.
120.00

AUSTRALIA - Postal History

3127339  1915 (Aug 2) Gepps Aurora Hotel attractive advertising cover to Philadelphia with 2½d Roo tied by Adelaide '2AUG15' machine cancel, censor tape at left, backstamped with Adelaide '4AUG15' machine cancel.
Lot 941 [1 of 2]:1915 (Aug 2) Gepps Aurora Hotel attractive advertising cover to Philadelphia with 2½d Roo tied by Adelaide '2AUG15' machine cancel, censor tape at left, backstamped with Adelaide '4AUG15' machine cancel. Lot 941 [2 of 2]:1915 (Aug 2) Gepps Aurora Hotel attractive advertising cover to Philadelphia with 2½d Roo tied by Adelaide '2AUG15' machine cancel, censor tape at left, backstamped with Adelaide '4AUG15' machine cancel.
220.00

AUSTRALIA - Military - World War I Period

2587977  1915 (Nov 30) unfranked monochrome PPC 'CANAL of SUEZ - TUSSUN curve' to Adelaide, inscribed On Active Service, censored and postmarked '3rd AUST.INF.BDE.FIELD P.O/30NO15' at Sarpi Camp on the island of Lemnos (Emery Fig DS #13, p47) just after moving from Gallipoli. Conveys Christmas and New Year greetings. Very fine and quite rare.
Lot 1029:1915 (Nov 30) unfranked monochrome PPC 'CANAL of SUEZ - TUSSUN curve' to Adelaide, inscribed On Active Service, censored and postmarked '3rd AUST.INF.BDE.FIELD P.O/30NO15' at Sarpi Camp on the island of Lemnos (Emery Fig DS #13, p47) just after moving from Gallipoli. Conveys Christmas and New Year greetings. Very fine and quite rare.
85.00
3108598  1917 (Sep 26) Real Photo PPC showing 'YMCA Returned Soldiers' Concert Party 1917', handstamped on message side 'MELBA STUDIO 131 SWANSTON STREET', sent from Melbourne to Wodonga, a few creases/blemishes.
Lot 1030 [1 of 2]:1917 (Sep 26) Real Photo PPC showing 'YMCA Returned Soldiers' Concert Party 1917', handstamped on message side 'MELBA STUDIO 131 SWANSTON STREET', sent from Melbourne to Wodonga, a few creases/blemishes. Lot 1030 [2 of 2]:1917 (Sep 26) Real Photo PPC showing 'YMCA Returned Soldiers' Concert Party 1917', handstamped on message side 'MELBA STUDIO 131 SWANSTON STREET', sent from Melbourne to Wodonga, a few creases/blemishes.
55.00
3108609  1918 (Feb 22) State War Council OHMS Lettersheet with 1d red KGV perf 'OS' tied by Elizabeth St datestamp, with printed advice notifying returned soldier Robert Hook of the council's intention to award him a £25 gift. Also includes vendor research notes. [The State War Council was established to help returned WWI servicemen settle back into civilian life.]
Lot 1031 [1 of 2]:1918 (Feb 22) State War Council OHMS Lettersheet with 1d red KGV perf 'OS' tied by Elizabeth St datestamp, with printed advice notifying returned soldier Robert Hook of the council's intention to award him a £25 gift. Also includes vendor research notes. [The State War Council was established to help returned WWI servicemen settle back into civilian life.] Lot 1031 [2 of 2]:1918 (Feb 22) State War Council OHMS Lettersheet with 1d red KGV perf 'OS' tied by Elizabeth St datestamp, with printed advice notifying returned soldier Robert Hook of the council's intention to award him a £25 gift. Also includes vendor research notes. [The State War Council was established to help returned WWI servicemen settle back into civilian life.]
65.00
3120037  1918 (May 4) PPC from Switzerland to Canterbury in Melbourne bearing very fine and complete 'PASSED BY CENSOR/3/3rd. Military District' three-line censor handstamp in violet. Unusual.
Lot 1032:1918 (May 4) PPC from Switzerland to Canterbury in Melbourne bearing very fine and complete 'PASSED BY CENSOR/3/3rd. Military District' three-line censor handstamp in violet. Unusual.
80.00
3108635  1918 (Jul 29) cover with 1d red KGV tied by Taree (NSW) datestamp to Private LHC Palmer of 19th Battalion AIF Abroad, RTS handstamps including boxed 'UNABLE TO TRACE/RETURN TO LETTER OFFICE AIF/MELBOURNE/RETURN TO SENDER' & 'RETURNED LETTER OFFICE AIF/6MY19/MELB' backstamp. [Supplied with images of Pte Palmer's name on the Taree War Memorial]
Lot 1033 [1 of 2]:1918 (Jul 29) cover with 1d red KGV tied by Taree (NSW) datestamp to Private LHC Palmer of 19th Battalion AIF Abroad, RTS handstamps including boxed 'UNABLE TO TRACE/RETURN TO LETTER OFFICE AIF/MELBOURNE/RETURN TO SENDER' & 'RETURNED LETTER OFFICE AIF/6MY19/MELB' backstamp. [Supplied with images of Pte Palmer's name on the Taree War Memorial] Lot 1033 [2 of 2]:1918 (Jul 29) cover with 1d red KGV tied by Taree (NSW) datestamp to Private LHC Palmer of 19th Battalion AIF Abroad, RTS handstamps including boxed 'UNABLE TO TRACE/RETURN TO LETTER OFFICE AIF/MELBOURNE/RETURN TO SENDER' & 'RETURNED LETTER OFFICE AIF/6MY19/MELB' backstamp. [Supplied with images of Pte Palmer's name on the Taree War Memorial]
70.00
3115762  1919 (Feb 18) Forces in UK stampless PPC to NSW with boxed 'ORDERLY ROOM/AAMC DETAILS' (Australian Army Medical Corps) handstamp in blue, overstamped with 'FOVANT CAMP/SALISBURY' datestamp.
Lot 1034:1919 (Feb 18) Forces in UK stampless PPC to NSW with boxed 'ORDERLY ROOM/AAMC DETAILS' (Australian Army Medical Corps) handstamp in blue, overstamped with 'FOVANT CAMP/SALISBURY' datestamp.
80.00
   
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