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2000 Royal Birthdays Official FDC

2000 Royal Birthdays

Celebrating Royal birthdays Date: 7th August 2000 Stamps: 30c Prince William; 40c Duke of York; 50c Princess Royal; 70c Princess Margaret and $1 Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother Official First Day Cover CDS: 07AUG200A HAMILTON BERMUDA Cachet: BERMUDA Royal Birthdays OFFICIAL FIRST DAY COVER Release Date 7 August 2000 Address: Postmaster General Bermuda Reverse: Magnifying […]

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1993 75th Anniversary of the Royal Air Force Benham FDC

1993 75th Anniversary of the Royal Air Force

Commemorating the 75 years of the RAF Date: 1st April 1993 Stamps: 75th ANNIVERSARY of the ROYAL AIR FORCE 1918-1993 25c CONSOLIDATED CATALINA; 60c SUPERMARINE SPITFIRE; 75c BRISTOL BEAUFIGHTER and $2 HANDLEY PAGE HALIFAX Official First Day Cover CDS: 01.APR93A HAMILTON BERMUDA Cachet: BERMUDA 75th Anniversary of the Royal Air Force 1918-1993 / Release Date: […]

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1966 Winston Churchill Commemoration FDC

1966 Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill Commemoration Omnibus

Commemorating Winston Churchill Date: 24th January 1966 Cachet: WINSTON LEONARD SPENCER CHURCHILL 1874 – 1965 OMNIBUS COMMEMORATIVE ISSUE FIRST DAY COVER JANUARY 24th, 1966 Stamps: BERMUDA 3d, 6d, 10d, 1/3 Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill 1874-1965 Omnibus Issue Official First Day Cover Printed Cachet: OFFICIAL FIRST DAY COVER 1874 – 1965 SIR WINSTON CHURCHILL KG, PC, […]

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1946 Peace Victory FDC

1946 Victory and Peace Omnibus Issue

Bermuda Peace Commemorative Issue Date: 6th November 1946 Stamps: 1½d and 3d Victory Omnibus Issue Type: First Day Cover CDS: -6NOV46B FLATTS BERMUDA Cachet: First Day Cover / QUO FATA FERUNT / Bermuda Peace Commemorative Issue Type: First Day Cover CDS: -6NOV46A ST. GEORGES BERMUDA Address: Mrs Raymond L. Myers, c/o Ms G. Outerbridge, St. […]

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1941 Naval Operating Base Bermuda BR Patriotic Cover

1941 Naval Operating Base Bermuda BR

United States Navy US Naval Air Base First official mail was sent on 14th July 1941. The Marine Barracks NOB Bermuda was opened after the Marine Detachment Bermuda was closed on July 13th 1941. This base was part of the Land Lease program which exchanged British Bases for US Ships. Type: Patriotic Cover Date: 9th […]

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1941 Wartime Censor Letter

1941 Censor Cover

Wartime censorship of letter Type: Censor Cover Date: 12th May 1941 CDS: 12MAY41B ST. GEORGES BERMUDA Hand Stamps: T BERMUDA and CENTIMES 150 (Tax markings) Censor Label: B.C.1. OPENED BY EXAMINER 449 Label: AIR MAIL Address: Mrs Annette Sandilli, 71 Huyler Street, Hackensack, New Jersey, U.S.A. Stamps: King George VI definitive pictorials 1½d Ships in […]

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