Mike White
Worldwide Postal History.
Censored and Military Mail.
MikeWhiteUK@aol.com
Shopping basket

0 items
Total: US$0.00
View basket
Selection filtered by:
Subject: Military Mail
Clear filter
Sorted by newest first.
[20521]  CYPRUS - PALESTINE ….INTERNED JEWISH DETAINEES..  1947 (Nov 18)
[20521]  CYPRUS - PALESTINE ….INTERNED JEWISH DETAINEES..  1947 (Nov 18)
[20521] CYPRUS - PALESTINE ….INTERNED JEWISH DETAINEES.. 1947 (Nov 18) Plain envelope to Tel Aviv from Jewish Internee Mara Han in Special Internment Camp 66 bearing Cyprus 2p tied XYLOTYMBOU / CYPRUS skeleton cds. .............................................................................................… A series of 12 Internment Camps were set up & operated between August 1946 to January 1949 to intern & house Jewish immigrants that had immigrated or attempted to immigrate into Mandatory Palestine in violation of Brish policy..
US$275
[20518]  CHINA - GB…BRITISH FORCES SHANGHAI DEFENCE FORCE ..  1936 (Jun 19)
[20518]  CHINA - GB…BRITISH FORCES SHANGHAI DEFENCE FORCE ..  1936 (Jun 19)
[20518] CHINA - GB…BRITISH FORCES SHANGHAI DEFENCE FORCE .. 1936 (Jun 19) Picture postcard entitled View of large Castle-Gate, Shan-Hai-Kuan to Guildford, Surrey bearing GB GV Photogravure 1d tied very scarce Field Post Office 4 cds located Sanhaikwan during the summer of 1936. ............................................................................................... In January 1927 mobs supported by Cantonese & elements of the Nationalists Army attacked the British Consulate in Nanking other threats against British interests in Shanghai prompted action & problems had subsided by the end of the year although some military units remained until the outbreak of WW2 .. Several FPO's served military units FPO 4 being very scarce.
US$350
[20517]  CHINA - GB…BRITISH FORCES SHANGHAI DEFENCE FORCE ..  1927 (Sep 5)
[20517]  CHINA - GB…BRITISH FORCES SHANGHAI DEFENCE FORCE ..  1927 (Sep 5)
[20517] CHINA - GB…BRITISH FORCES SHANGHAI DEFENCE FORCE .. 1927 (Sep 5) Plain envelope to Hyde Park, London bearing GB GV 1½d tied scarce Field Post Office 3 cds located Hayims camp. ................................................................................................ In January 1927 mobs supported by Cantonese & elements of the Nationalists Army attacked the British Conulate in Nanking other threats against British interests in Shanghai prompted action & problems had subsided by the end of the year although some military units remained until the outbreak of WW2 .. Several FPO's served military units FPO 3 being scarcer.
US$250
[20516]  CHINA - GB…BRITISH FORCES SHANGHAI DEFENCE FORCE O.H.M.S ..  1927 (Oct 5)
[20516]  CHINA - GB…BRITISH FORCES SHANGHAI DEFENCE FORCE O.H.M.S ..  1927 (Oct 5)
[20516] CHINA - GB…BRITISH FORCES SHANGHAI DEFENCE FORCE O.H.M.S .. 1927 (Oct 5) O.H.M.S. printed envelope to Officer i/c Base records, Deptford, bearing GB GV 1½d tied scarce Field Post Office 3 cds located Hayims camp. ................................................................................................ In January 1927 mobs supported by Cantonese & elements of the Nationalists Army attacked the British Consulate in Nanking other threats against British interests in Shanghai prompted action & problems had subsided by the end of the year although some military units remained until the outbreak of WW2... Several FPO's served military units FPO 3 being scarcer.
US$450
[20489]  MADAGASCAR - GB…WW2 CENSORED BLUE on PINK LIGHTWIEGHT AMLC...   
1943 (Feb 12)
[20489]  MADAGASCAR - GB…WW2 CENSORED BLUE on PINK LIGHTWIEGHT AMLC...   
1943 (Feb 12)
[20489] MADAGASCAR - GB…WW2 CENSORED BLUE on PINK LIGHTWIEGHT AMLC... 1943 (Feb 12) Blue on Pink lightweight flimsy AMLC to 895503 LACW Spurr N, WAAF Personnel Parachute Section, RAF Boscombe Down & forwarded in red ink to RAF Errol, Perthshire with red Kenya & Uganda 25c Meter cancelled E.A. /A.P.O. 53 cds + with framed Passed By Base Censor / E.A. /No 111-02 (Daynes EA B4) & Amesbury /Salisbury, Wilts (19 Mar) transit cds. ................................................................................................ These flimsy 25c AMLC are difficult from E.A. mainland & decidedly very scarce from Madagascar
US$280
[20488]  MADAGASCAR - GB…WW2 CENSORED BLUE on PINK LIGHTWIEGHT AMLC...   1942 (Nov 28)
[20488]  MADAGASCAR - GB…WW2 CENSORED BLUE on PINK LIGHTWIEGHT AMLC...   1942 (Nov 28)
[20488] MADAGASCAR - GB…WW2 CENSORED BLUE on PINK LIGHTWIEGHT AMLC... 1942 (Nov 28) Blue on Pink lightweight flimsy AMLC to Cheam from Major White-Cooper, c/o CE Command HQ, East Africa Command with red Kenya & Uganda 25c Meter & E.A. /A.P.O. 53 cds + violet framed bridge type Passed /By Military /Censor / E.A. /No 1-166 (Daynes EA 4A) with intersting content "I believe this will go by a Special Plane carrying Xmas Air Letter Cards" "Have been in Madagascar a month, I am at Diego Suarez. ................................................................................................ These flimsy 25c AMLC are difficult from E.A. mainland & decidedly very scarce from Madagascar
US$200
[20486]  MADAGASCAR…WW2 FRENCH CENSOR on AIRGRAPH ENVELOPE..  1943 (Jul 9)
[20486]  MADAGASCAR…WW2 FRENCH CENSOR on AIRGRAPH ENVELOPE..  1943 (Jul 9)
[20486] MADAGASCAR…WW2 FRENCH CENSOR on AIRGRAPH ENVELOPE.. 1943 (Jul 9) Stampless Posts & Telegraphs Department, Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika printed Airgraph envelope only (no airgraph) with framed G /11 (CCSG FH V11) hand stamp & on reverse Controle Posta Militaire (CCSG FL 111) label tied pointed oval Ouvert /Par /Autorit'e Militaire 9CCSG FH 1V) with Diego Suarez (7 Jul) dispatch & Tananarive (15 Jul) transit cds. ................................................................................................ The CCSG as at 2000 records earliest recorded date of G /11 (CCSG FH V11) as 31 May 1944 this extends that date to 7 Jul 1943 with this used in the period where apparently British & or French censorship existed simultaneously...Pity that the airgraph itself has not survived but still an interesting item with the price reflected wih missing content
US$70
[20485]  MADAGASCAR - KENYA …WW2 BRITISH CENSOR..  1943 (Mar 13)
[20485]  MADAGASCAR - KENYA …WW2 BRITISH CENSOR..  1943 (Mar 13)
[20485] MADAGASCAR - KENYA …WW2 BRITISH CENSOR.. 1943 (Mar 13) Stampless O.A.S. envelope to Kinangop cancelled E.A. /A.P.O. 59 cds located Tananarive 15 Oct 42 - 15 Aug 43 & with red framed Passed /By Military /Censor /E.A. No. 1/127 (Daynes EA 4A) & on reverse E.A. /A.P.O. 88 (17 Mar) + Naivasha (18 Mar) transit & Kinangop (18 Mar) arrival cds. ................................................................................................. APO 59 used for only 10 months at Tananarive is scarce
US$200
[20482]  BURMA - INDIA …3rd BURMA WAR PACIFICATION PERIOD from MININMU...  1887 (Jan 4)
[20482]  BURMA - INDIA …3rd BURMA WAR PACIFICATION PERIOD from MININMU...  1887 (Jan 4)
[20482] BURMA - INDIA …3rd BURMA WAR PACIFICATION PERIOD from MININMU... 1887 (Jan 4) India ½a Postal Stationary envelope to General Marter A.D.C., Jhansi.cancelled 19mm single ring Minboo cds & with on reverse single ring Rangoon (7 Jan) transit & Jhansi (14 Jan) arrival cds. ................................................................................................ Neat item to high ranking officer during Pacification period after the end of the 3rd Burma War
US$250
[20481]  BURMA - INDIA …3rd BURMA WAR PACIFICATION PERIOD from MININMU...  1887 (Mar)
[20481]  BURMA - INDIA …3rd BURMA WAR PACIFICATION PERIOD from MININMU...  1887 (Mar)
[20481] BURMA - INDIA …3rd BURMA WAR PACIFICATION PERIOD from MININMU... 1887 (Mar) India ½a Postal Stationary envelope to Secunderabad from Leiut Smith, 67th Regt.cancelled 19mm single ring Myinmu cds & with n reverse Secunderabad (13 Mar)arrival cds. ................................................................................................ Postal Guide of April 1887 at the end at the end of the 3rd Burma War show that civil post offices had been opened at 9 locations including Myinmu all of these had previously been Military posts in July 1886 and were again garrisoned during the Pacification period. Nice military item from this village that was later burnt by dacoits in May 1888
US$350
[20460]  BURMA -INDIA …WW1 CENSORED from FORT DUFFERIN & FORWARDED…  1915 (Aug 31)
[20460]  BURMA -INDIA …WW1 CENSORED from FORT DUFFERIN & FORWARDED…  1915 (Aug 31)
[20460] BURMA -INDIA …WW1 CENSORED from FORT DUFFERIN & FORWARDED… 1915 (Aug 31) Plain envelope to Captain H.F. Murland, Recruiting Officer , Baugalon Camp,Bangalore & forwarded in red ink to Post Master, Trinocoly & in same red ink 64th Pionners bearing India GV ½a tied Fort Dufferin cds & with black on pink 77mm Arms /Opened By Censor /Rangoon label with on reverse several transit plus Alamcut (9 Oct) arrival. ................................................................................................. All WW1 Burmese censor labels are difficult & Davis & Martin state these labels are well worth preserving
US$170
[20450]  SOUTH AFRICA - GB …ZULU WARS…  1879 (Nov 17)
[20450]  SOUTH AFRICA - GB …ZULU WARS…  1879 (Nov 17)
[20450]  SOUTH AFRICA - GB …ZULU WARS…  1879 (Nov 17)
[20450]  SOUTH AFRICA - GB …ZULU WARS…  1879 (Nov 17)
[20450]  SOUTH AFRICA - GB …ZULU WARS…  1879 (Nov 17)
[20450] SOUTH AFRICA - GB …ZULU WARS… 1879 (Nov 17) Crested military envelope with small portion gone left of centre at top complete with original letter & typed transcript headed Cape Town1Nov 17- 1879 to Miss Houison Crauford, Edinburgh from her brother Lieut. Houison Crauford 91st Foot (Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders) bearing C.O.G.H. seated Hope 6d tied Cape Town/Cape Colony (18 Nov) cds & with manuscript No 36 Rec'd Dec 11th with on reverse Cramond cds ................................................................................................ On 11 Jan 1879 British troops invaded & after a series of battles a Peace Treaty was signed 1 Sep with Zululand being annexed by the British 1 Jan 1887 & later to Natal on 1 Dec 1887. Houison Crauford later went on to serve in the Chinese Expeditionary Force (C.E.F.) during the Boxer war
US$350
[20449]  SOUTH AFRICA - GB …ZULU WARS…  1879 (Oct 5)
[20449]  SOUTH AFRICA - GB …ZULU WARS…  1879 (Oct 5)
[20449]  SOUTH AFRICA - GB …ZULU WARS…  1879 (Oct 5)
[20449]  SOUTH AFRICA - GB …ZULU WARS…  1879 (Oct 5)
[20449]  SOUTH AFRICA - GB …ZULU WARS…  1879 (Oct 5)
[20449]  SOUTH AFRICA - GB …ZULU WARS…  1879 (Oct 5)
[20449]  SOUTH AFRICA - GB …ZULU WARS…  1879 (Oct 5)
[20449]  SOUTH AFRICA - GB …ZULU WARS…  1879 (Oct 5)
[20449] SOUTH AFRICA - GB …ZULU WARS… 1879 (Oct 5) Crested military envelope roughly opened complete with original letter & typed transcript headed Cape Town on S.S. City of Venice to Miss Houison Crauford, Edinburgh from her brother Lieut. Houison Crauford 91st Foot (Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders) bearing C.O.G.H. seated Hope 6d tied Cape Town/Cape Colony (7 Oct) cds & with manuscript No 30 Rec'd Oct 29th with on reverse Cramond (13 Oct) & superb scarce Edinburgh & Carstairs Sorting Tender (29 Oct) transit cds. ............................................................................................... On 11 Jan 1879 British troops invaded & after a series of battles a Peace Treaty was signed 1 Sep with Zululand being annexed by the British 1 Jan 1887 & later to Natal on 1 Dec 1887. Lieut Houison Crauford later went on to serve in the Chinese Expeditionary Force (C.E.F.) during the Boxer war
US$450
[20327]  GB -HOLLAND..WW1 REGISTERED INSURED POW MAIL from I.O.M.  1916(Mar 30)
[20327]  GB -HOLLAND..WW1 REGISTERED INSURED POW MAIL from I.O.M.  1916(Mar 30)
[20327]  GB -HOLLAND..WW1 REGISTERED INSURED POW MAIL from I.O.M.  1916(Mar 30)
[20327] GB -HOLLAND..WW1 REGISTERED INSURED POW MAIL from I.O.M. 1916(Mar 30) GB 3d Brown registered stationary envelope to Rotterdam uprated with 5d & ½d tied The Camp Knockaloe/Peel cds & with Registration & Value Declared labels & manuscript "Insured for twenty pounds" from POW in Camp 4, Compound 3 Hut 1 with oval Aliens Detention Camp /Censored /Knockaloe I.O.M. handstamp partly overlaid by rare oval Postkantoor /Vlissingen /Queenborough wax seal & on reverse framed Folkestone /Vlissingen (2 Apr) datestamp & Rotterdam arrival (3 Apr) arrival cds. ................................................................................................ Mails to Holland were mostly carried by Zeeland Steamship Co. sailing between Flushing to Folkstone or Queenborough. On outbreak of war Queenborough was closed to Dutch steamships but other routes remained open, further changes to routes took place under Admiralty orders during 1915 & 1916. In Feb & Mar 1916 the Zeeland sailings were temporarily suspended & outward letter mails were carried by Great Eastern Railway steamers, the Zeeland sailing recommenced in April. A rare item....Ref; Mark: "British Censorship of Civil mails during WW1 1914-19, & Imperial & Foreign Mails sea conveyance during war 1914-18
US$2750
[20325]  GB - NETHERLANDS… REGISTERED CENSORED with WAX SEAL CENSOR to ROYAL NAVAL DIVISION POW…  1916 (Sep 25)
[20325]  GB - NETHERLANDS… REGISTERED CENSORED with WAX SEAL CENSOR to ROYAL NAVAL DIVISION POW…  1916 (Sep 25)
[20325] GB - NETHERLANDS… REGISTERED CENSORED with WAX SEAL CENSOR to ROYAL NAVAL DIVISION POW… 1916 (Sep 25) Mourning stampless envelope registered to Seaman Frogson, Benbow Batt. RN Division Interned in Grand Hotel des Bains, Katwijk Aanzee cancelled Registered / Sutton datestamp & with matching registration label No 368 & Opened By /Censor/1148 label tied oval War Office/Postal Censor wax seal (CCSG WS 1) with on reverse Katwijk Aan Zee (30 Sep) arrival cds. ............................................................................................... Very unusual being allowed to pass without tax despite being registered. As at 2000 the CCSG record 18 WS 1 wax seal censors although more have certainly survived.
US$230
[20400]  EGYPT - GERMANY..GERMAN NAVY S.M.S. GNEISENAU…  1910 (Nov 30)
[20400]  EGYPT - GERMANY..GERMAN NAVY S.M.S. GNEISENAU…  1910 (Nov 30)
[20400] EGYPT - GERMANY..GERMAN NAVY S.M.S. GNEISENAU… 1910 (Nov 30) Coloured picture postcard of Port Said to Halle bearing Germania 5pf tied Kais.Deutsche /Marine /Schiffspost /No 22 allocated to S.M.S. Gneisenau. .............................................................................................. Early in WW1 as part of the German fleet menacing allied shipping in the South Atlantic that on 1 Nov 1914 took part in the defeat of the British Naval force at the battle of Coronel where the British lost HMS Good Hope & Monmouth together with 1500+ sailors.
US$50
[
[
[20397] GREAT BRITAIN …WW1 HMS KENT BATTLE of FALKLANDS… 1915 Coloured picture postcard showing Valparaiso, Government Building to London bearing GB GV ½d tied Mute oval rugby style cancel & with black circular Passed /HMS Kent /Censor. ................................................................................................ After the Naval battle of Falklands the Dresden escaped & evaded the searching British ships for months but was spotted by HMS Kent off the Chilian coast on 8 March, Kent intercepted a message from Dresden calling for a collier to meet at Juan Fernandez island, Kent summoned HMS Glasgow & they entered Cumberland Bay on 14 March. Dresden pointed her guns at the British vessels & Glasgow opened fire, the crew of Dresden scuttled her. HMS Kent apparently called at Valparaiso to put injured & wounded ashore on the 15 March.
US$350
[20429]  URUGUAY - GB…WW2 CENSORED to SECTION G., ADMIRALTY ..  1944 (Feb 15)
[20429]  URUGUAY - GB…WW2 CENSORED to SECTION G., ADMIRALTY ..  1944 (Feb 15)
[20429] URUGUAY - GB…WW2 CENSORED to SECTION G., ADMIRALTY .. 1944 (Feb 15) English Club, Montevideo printed envelope with vertical crease to Signals Dept., Section G, Admiralty, Whitehall, London bearing 1943 General Jose Artigas 1c + 2c + 3c + 5c & 1940 General Jose Artigas 8c + 10c making a 29c rate tied Montevideo slogan datestamp & with PC90 Opened By /Examiner 978 label
US$80
[20389]  MEXICO - SWITZERLAND …WW2 SWISS CONSUL for ITALIAN CIVIL INTERNEES  1943 (Feb 8)
[20389]  MEXICO - SWITZERLAND …WW2 SWISS CONSUL for ITALIAN CIVIL INTERNEES  1943 (Feb 8)
[20389] MEXICO - SWITZERLAND …WW2 SWISS CONSUL for ITALIAN CIVIL INTERNEES 1943 (Feb 8) Printed air mail envelope to Department for Italian Civil Internees, Geneva from Roberto Ferrera, Swiss Consulate General, Caretaker for the interests of Italian Internees bearing Mexico pair Airs 20c & single 50c making 90c rate tied Servicio Aereo /Mexico cds & with transparent Examined By /322 tape & on reverse Lisbon (24 Apr) transit datestamps. ............................................................................................... Interesting item from the Swiss Consul General in Mexico to the caretaker of Italian civil internees interests in Geneva
US$150
[20394]  NEW ZEALAND - GB....WW2 to N.Z. HOUSE with LETTER & CHUCHILL "V" CALENDAR... ..   1942 (Jan 26)
[20394]  NEW ZEALAND - GB....WW2 to N.Z. HOUSE with LETTER & CHUCHILL "V" CALENDAR... ..   1942 (Jan 26)
[20394]  NEW ZEALAND - GB....WW2 to N.Z. HOUSE with LETTER & CHUCHILL "V" CALENDAR... ..   1942 (Jan 26)
[20394]  NEW ZEALAND - GB....WW2 to N.Z. HOUSE with LETTER & CHUCHILL "V" CALENDAR... ..   1942 (Jan 26)
[20394]  NEW ZEALAND - GB....WW2 to N.Z. HOUSE with LETTER & CHUCHILL "V" CALENDAR... ..   1942 (Jan 26)
[20394] NEW ZEALAND - GB....WW2 to N.Z. HOUSE with LETTER & CHUCHILL "V" CALENDAR... .. 1942 (Jan 26) Plain envelope with letter (family news) plus 1942 miniature 54 x 71mm Churchill "V" calendar booklet to L.S. Bamberg c/o New Zealand House, 415 Strand, London W.C. 2 & forwarded in red ink to 20 Linden Gdns. W.2 bearing Maori House 2d tied Waitaki cds. ................................................................................................ Superb "V" Churchill patriotic. Military personnel in the UK had to have mail sent to N.Z. House who would forward it as a security measure
US$100
 1 2 3 4 ...Next