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19 Aug 73 - BFPS 1369 - Krefeld 600 Air Day Air Display cover showing RAF Harrier which took part with 3p Court Masque stamp. With insert card.

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27


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19 Aug 73 - BFPS 1369 - Krefeld 600 Air Day As above but 3p St. Paul's Convent Garden stamp.

080575

080575


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8 May 75 Lincoln City of Lincoln The RAF'S last Flying Lancaster Bomber. Special Lincolnshire Lancaster appeal Cover Flown on last flying Lancaster adopted by the City of Lincoln flown on the 8th May 1975 from RAF Waddington. 1000 Covers flown only 105 Signed. Black flown cachet Signed by Councillor J T Ward Mayor of Lincoln & Sqn Ldr K C Sneller. AFC. RAF Lancaster Captain. Joined the RAF in 1940 trained in USA , during the War served in Coastal Command and flying Liberators and Warwicks from Iceland and the UK. At the end of the war converted on Lancaster's and served in the Middle East . Then flew York's on the Berlin Airlift before returning to Lancaster's with Coastal Command. Certified Copy of 105

new £12.95 Special Lincolnshire Lancaster appeal Cover Flown on last flying Lancaster adopted by the City of Lincoln flown on the 8th May 1975 from RAF Waddington. 1000 Covers flown only 105 Signed. Black flown cachet Signed by Councillor J T Ward Mayor of Lincoln & Sqn Ldr K C Sneller. AFC. RAF Lancaster Captain. Joined the RAF in 1940 trained in USA , during the War served in Coastal Command and flying Liberators and Warwicks from Iceland and the UK. At the end of the war converted on Lancaster's and served in the Middle East . Then flew York's on the Berlin Airlift before returning to Lancaster's with Coastal Command. Certified Copy of 105

10 6 74

10 6 74


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New Black & White Nepal Everest postcard 10 6 74 postmark on Nepal Lumbini and Mt Makalu stamps. Added red cachet The Royal Air Force Himalayan Expedition Dhaulagiri 1V 1974. Personally Signed by 13 members of the RAF Himalayan Expedition Dhaulagiri 1V.

301075

301075


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30 Oct 75 - Jersey First Day Cover - 50th Anniversary of the Jersey Royal Air Force Association Jersey First Day Cover with set of 4 special aircraft stamps. 50th Anniversary of RAFA with Gnat+ Spitfire Southampton. DPA/FDC flown in Nimrod Mk 1 XV 243 of 201 Sqn. over Jersey on 8 Dec 75 - signed by 12 members of the Nimrod crew. 100 NUMBERED & ISSUED.

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28 Feb 78 - First Day Cover Diamond Jubilee of the Royal Air Force Church of St. Sanctain postmark. Wessex cover.

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31 May 78 - BFPS Buckingham Palace Flypast for the 25 Anniversary of the Coronation Special cover flown in Phantom Jet over Buckingham Palace to mark Her Majesty The Queen's Birthday and 25th Anniversary of the Coronation 10½p Coronation stamp backstamped RAF Wattisham.

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26 Jul 78 - Fiji - First Day Cover Aviation Progress Special RAF 60th Anniversary cover with 30c Fiji Bristol F28 stamp.

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30th March 79 Grantham 35th Anniversary Nuremberg Raid
Special Official Cover 35th Anniversary Nurembery raid. Cover depict Nurnberg 1944 after the raid.

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26 May 79 - Newmark - Military Pageant Wartime Bomber Base RAF Winthorpe 1939-79
Official cover posted on the Wartime bomber base of Winthorpe and flown in Vickers Varsity aircraft. Picture cachet ofon 6 July 1945 history was made as the Union Jack was unfurled over Berlin the same flag that had been carried from El Alamein and through Europe.

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3 Sep 79 - Cricklewood - 60th Anniversary of Cricklewood Airport International scheduled air service operated Handley Page Transport flown London (Gatwick)-Le Touquet - blue flight cachet.

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3 Sep 79 - Cricklewood - 60th Anniversary of Cricklewood Airport International scheduled air service operated Handley Page Transport flown London (Gatwick)-Le Touquet - blue flight cachet. signed by Wg.Cdr. McIntosh DFC AFC Chief Pilot of Handley Page Transport Ltd. 101 SIGNED ONLY.

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3 Sep 79 - Cricklewood - 60th Anniversary of Cricklewood Airport International scheduled air service operated Handley Page Transport flown Southend-Ostend with black flight cachet 24 Sep 79 postmark.

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3 Sep 79 - Cricklewood - 60th Anniversary of Cricklewood Airport International scheduled air service operated Handley Page Transport flown Southend-Ostend with black flight cachet 24 Sep 79 postmark. signed by Wg.Cdr. McIntosh DFC AFC - Chief pilot of Handley Page Transport Ltd.

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7 Jun 80 - BFPS 1704 - 65th Anniversary Flt.Sub.Lieut. R.A. Warnford's Victoria Cross
3RN 1c Yeovilton cover signed by Ben Travers CBE AFC Flt. Sub.Lieut. RNAS 1915 pilot and Mrs. Jeanne Dodington Flt.Sub.Lieut.Warnford's sister.

7380R

7380R


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Special Colditz Reunion cover. Imperial War Museum London commemorative cover.Signed by Major P R Reid British Prisoner of War during World War II, he was held captive at Colditz Castle . Reid was one of the few to escape from Colditz, crossing the border into neutral Switzerland in late 1942.

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4 Jul 80 - London - 40th Anniversary Polish Air Force in Battle of Britain "Philpol" 80Special cover by Polish Philatelic Association in UK.

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11 Sep 81 - Norwich - 31 Sqn. RAF Association Reunion DC3 Flight 200 NUMBERED & ISSUED. Flown in DC3 G Ampo Norwich-Bruggen for the occasion of the 65th Anniversary of first flight by 31 Sqn. aircraft. Signed by aircraft captain and O.C. 31 Sqn. RAF and O.C. RAF Bruggen. 200 NUMBERED & ISSUED.

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12 Sep 81 - Beldpost 27 - Open Day Koninlijke Luchtmacht 1981Special Netherland Vliegbasis Soesterbeg cover with added black flown cachet. Terberg-Northolt. backstamped RAF Northolt.

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As above but different cover.

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13 Sep 81 - Calshot, Southampton - 50th Anniversary The Schneider Trophy. Special Nordon Art Co. cover.

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28 Nov 81 - BFPS 1760 - 65th Anniversary of the Destruction of Seppelin L.21 by The Royal Navy Air Service
3RN 13c Yeovilton cover - signed by Flt.Sub.Lieut. L.H. Rochford Country: England Rank: Captain Service: Royal Naval Air ServiceRoyal Air Force Units: 3N (RNAS)203 (RAF) Victories: 29 Born: 10 November 1896 Place of Birth: Enfield Died: 17 December 1986 Awarded DSC For consistent determination, bravery and skill as a fighting pilot and flight commander. He has destroyed and driven down out of control many enemy machines.Awarded DSC Bar For consistent determination, bravery, and skill. As a Flt. Cdr. he has shown considerable ability, and has always set a fine example when dealing with enemy aircraft. On the 21st March, 1918, when on offensive patrol, he attacked one of nine Albatross scouts. Enemy aircraft was seem to go down in the mist out of control. He has destroyed or driven down out of control many other enemy machines.Awarded DFC .This officer has already been awarded the Distinguished Service Cross and Bar for gallantry and devotion to duty—qualities in which he revels. Since the award he has accounted for twelve enemy aircraft—six destroyed and six driven down out of control
and Peter Cadbury, son of Flt.Sub.Lieut. Cadbury.

16 8 82 VC

16 8 82 VC


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16 Au 82 Feltwell Thetford Norfolk. 40th Anniversary of the Formation of Squadron on 15th August 1942. No 487 ( New Zealand ) Squadron .Picture cachet of Lockheed Ventura. Blue flown cachet flown in a USAF F111 aitcraft based at RAF Lakenheath over RAF Feltwell. Personally Signed by Sqn Ldr L.H.Trent VC .On 3rd May 1943 Sqn Ldr Trent showed outstanding leadership when he led 11 Ventura aircraft in a daylight attack on Amsterdam's power station.Crossing the Dutch coast 1 aircraft was hit and forced to return.Enemy fighters then shot down 6 Venturas in 4 minutes and of the reminder only 2 reached the target.Sqn Ldr Trent completed an accurate bombing run before his aircraft broke up and he and his navigator became prisoners of war.The other aircraft was destroyed over the target.
Trent was put into Stalag 111 and was appointed to take charge of security matters. On 24th March 1944 the Great Escape took place when 76 men escaped, Trent was caught when No 77 was spotted by a sentry.He was a lucky because Hitler had 50 of the escapers shot.

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8 Apr 83 - Veldpost 36 - 20th Anniversary of 220 Sqn. Schoppingen Special Netherland 220 Sqn. Crest cover.