Royal mail will issue a new set of stamps on centenary of first world war on 21st Jine 2016.Not only did the First World War claim millions of lives, it changed the course of history and transformed the lives of generations to come. We are proud to present the third part of a five year commemorative programme marking the centenary of its outbreak. Each year of the war will be explored though a stamp which covers six key themes: Poppies, Poetry, War Art, Memorials and Artefacts. These themes combine to form a beautiful and poignant collection which serves as a fitting way to commemorate this tragic conflict. More information of this issue can be obtained from this link https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/#inbox/1552f2d21ec5b783?projector=1
Royal Mail :First World War Stamp Issue
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