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Swa191512
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[W] / Pc / PmkSouth West Africa 1915 (1-FEB). WORLD WAR I / MILITARY / POSTAL HISTORY / FIELD POST OFFICES / F.P.O.s (SA OCCUPATION): Stampless picture postcard inscribed "On Active Service" at top (view - "Germiston Municipal Offices.") & addressed to Johannesburg, full ARMY BASE P.O./ 4 cds (in use at Luderitzbucht - Putzel B1) plus unframed POST FREE/ PASSED BY CENSOR h/s in blue, the message reads (in part) "The aeroplane came & dropped some bombs on us this morning." (surprisingly not censored!) some surface smudging but still quite useful (1 cover)R 140
Swa194304
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[PD] / PmksSouth West Africa to South Africa - Union 1943 (31 MAR). POSTAGE DUES / POSTAL HISTORY / POSTMARK/S . Cover incorrectly franked with 3 x SA ½d's & scored through by hand in black ink with GOBABIS/ S.W.A. cds at left (Putzel B3, noted as comparitively scarce) plus boxed octagonal "T." h/s, addressed to SA where the tax marking has been deleted in blus m/s, company arrival cachet al left dated APR 6 1943/ EAST LONDON/ on arrival, some minor toning hardly detracts from a very interesting cover (1 cover)R 200
Swa197802
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[W] / [C]South West Africa 1978 (11-9). WAR / CENSORED MAIL . Stampless cover posted from a soldier on Border Duty, boxed bilingual 2 MIL AREA cachet with boxed CENSOR h/s below & on backflap, all struck in pink, in fine condition (1 cover)R 75
Swa1915W12
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Pc / PpcSouth West Africa 1915 (Apr 29). WORLD WAR I / POSTAL HISTORY (SA OCCUPATION): Picture postcard, view - LUDERITZBUCHT G.S.W.A. (published by S.A. Garrison Institutes, Cape Town), with message from a soldier to his sister but it was probably inserted into an envelope for posting as he left no space for an address, minor handling hardly detracts (1 item)R 90
Swa1978w02
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[W] / [C]South West Africa 1978 (20-11). WAR / CENSORED MAIL . Stampless air cover posted from a soldier on Border Duty, boxed bilingual NORTHERN LOGISTICS COMMAND/ GROOTFONTEIN plus another - NLC GROOTFONTEIN/ FPO 2/ PACK PARCELS SECURELY AND POST EARLY FOR CHRISTMAS cachets, plus boxed PASSED BY CENSOR h/s on backflap, all struck in pink, in fine condition (1 cover)R 100
Gsw18985b01
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OSouth West Africa - German Occ. 1898. OVERPRINTS Mi 5b . OVERPRINT WITH 1 HYPHEN: 3Pfg light ochre-brown VFU, cat €15 (1 stamp)R 100
Swa19242903
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LMMSouth West Africa 1924-26 (Jan). KING GEORGE V / KINGSHEADS SG 29 . OVERPRINT TYPE VIa - 9½mm Spacing: ("South West" measures 16½mm long) ½d green pair, SACC 52 fine LMM, cat £7 (1 pair)R 60
Swa19243102
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** / VSouth West Africa 1924-26 (Jan). KING GEORGE V / KINGSHEADS / ERRORS/ VARIETIES SG 31 OVERPRINT TYPE VIa - 9½mm Spacing: ("South West" measures 16mm long), 2d purple in right marginal pair with variety - overprint misplaced right (t of West into perf gutter)SACC 42 superb UM cat R110 for LMM (1 pair)R 120
Swa19274703
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LMM / VSouth West Africa 1927. TREES / DEFINITIVES / OVERPRINTS SG 47 . London Pictorial (ovpt English on Afrikaans & Afrikaans on English); 6d pair (SACC 69) in a left marginal part arrow pair (imperf margin proving Waterlow printing) VF LMM, cat £8 (1 pair)R 75
Swa19318603
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Air / LMMSouth West Africa 1931. AIRCRAFT / AIRMAIL SG 86 3d pair (Monoplane over Windhoek, SACC 101) LMM, cat £28 (1 pair)R 180
Gsw1901P2301
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p.stat / PcSouth West Africa - German Occ. 1901. OVERPRINTS Qu P23 POSTAL STATIONERY - CARDS: 10 Pfg carmine fine unused, faint trace of hinging not detracting (1 card)R 90
Swa192429v01
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** / VSouth West Africa 1924-26 (Jan). KING GEORGE V / KINGSHEADS / ERRORS/ VARIETIES SG 29v . OVERPRINT TYPE VIa - 9½mm Spacing: ("South West" measures 16½mm long) ½d green pair with variety - Wect for West - SACC 52b, superb UM, cat R180 for LMM (1 pair)R 200
Swa192756v01
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O / VSouth West Africa 1927-30. KINGSHEADS / OVERPRINTS SG 56v 1/3d overprinted S.W.A. (above value tablet, SACC 91a) G/FU, cat R350 (1 stamp)R 150
Swa193068-901
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LMMSouth West Africa 1930-31. DEFINITIVES / ANIMALS / SHIPS / SHIPPING SG 68-9 . Rotogravure Issue (overprinted S.W.A.): The set ½d & 1d pairs complete LMM, cat £25 (2 pairs)R 150
Swa1949140B01
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** / VSouth West Africa 1949 (1 Oct). KING GEORGE VI / OMNIBUS / U.P.U./ UNIVERSAL POSTAL UNION / ERRORS/ VARIETIES SG 140B . The 3d value in pair with variety - "LAKE" flaw superb UM, cat £55 (1 pair)R 400
Swa1968201v01
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** / VSouth West Africa 1968-72. DEFINITIVES / MONUMENTS & STATUES / HORSES / PERFORATION VARIETIES CC 201v . Decimal Definitives (Watermark RSA téte-béche, Swiss paper - fluorescent front but non-fluorescent back under UV); The 1½c value in pair (SACC 201c) with variety - STAGGERED PERFS, superb UM (1 pair)R 150
Swa1968204c02
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** / VSouth West Africa 1968-72. DEFINITIVES / BIRDS / LIGHTHOUSES CC 204c . Decimal Definitives (Watermark RSA téte-béche, Swiss paper - fluorescent front but non-fluorescent back under UV); The 3c Flamingoes cylinder 313/312 block of 4 (2nd printing, faint wmk, SACC 204c-II) superb UM (1 block)R 150
Swa1970228v01
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V / **South West Africa 1970 (24 Aug). BIBLE / COMMEMORATIVES / ERRORS/ VARIETIES SG 228v . Biblia 2½c single with small but attractive MISALIGNED COLOURS, superb UM (1 stamp)R 100
Swa192765-6701
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OSouth West Africa 1927-30. DEFINITIVES / CATTLE / WAGONS / MOUNTAINS & CANYONS SG 65-67 . London Pictorials (overprinted S.W.A.): 2/6d , 5/- & 10/- values in singles (all Afrikaans) FU, cat £58 (3 stamps)R 200
Swa192766-6701
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OSouth West Africa 1927-30. DEFINITIVES / MOUNTAINS & CANYONS / WAGONS SG 66-67 . London Pictorials (overprinted S.W.A.): 5/- & 10/- values in vertical pairs G/FU, cat £92 as singles or £320 as horizontal pairs (2 pairs)R 500
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