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New Stamps from France

Centenary of the National Office of Veterans and War Victims The National Office of Veterans and War Victims (ONACVG) celebrated its 100th anniversary in March 2016. Born with the First World War, ONACVG was enriched with the facets of its … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Slovenia

Iskra Delta Triglav Computer Iskra Delta Computers (“manufacture of computer systems and engineering”), the biggest computer company in Yugoslavia and indeed one of the leading companies in the global development of computers, was established in the early 1980s. The company … Continue reading

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New French Stamps

Council of Europe Service Stamp Council of Europe Issue Date: 17.10.2016 Designer: © Conseil de l’Europe Process: Héliogravure Size: 26 x 40 mm Values: €1 Light Propeller 1916 – 2016 The stamp commemorates the 100 years of the propeller Marcel Dassault created in 1916 contributing … Continue reading

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New Zealand will Issue Stamp on Soldier of Cook Island

New Zealand will issue a stamp on soldier of Cook Island Solomon Isaacs who served with the New Zealand Expeditionary Force in its latest series of stamps commemorating the First World War. ‘1916 Courage and Commitment’ is the third installment … Continue reading

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New Stamps from New Zealand

RSA: 100 Years of Service The RSA was established by wounded soldiers returning to New Zealand from the First World War. They recognised a need to provide support and comfort for service men, women and their families and to honour … Continue reading

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Ireland Issued Stamps to Honour War Heroes of Gallipoli

Two new stamps have been issued by An Post to honour and commemorate the Gallipoli Landings in the First World War. The landings were a disastrous campaign that cost the lives of some 3,000 Irishmen serving in the British Army … Continue reading

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New Zealand: Centenary of First World War Stamp Issue

100 years ago, the shape of New Zealand began to change forever, as we followed King and Empire to serve in the First World War. To commemorate this important centenary and honour those who served, New Zealand Post is issuing … Continue reading

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India Post :New Stamp on Motilal Nehru

The President of India Pranab Mukherjee  released a commemorative postage stamp  (Denomination-5 Rs)on 150th Birth Anniversary of Motilal Nehru on 25th Sep 2012 at New Delhi. Smt. Sonia Gandhi, Chairperson, National Advisory Council and UPA was also present in the … Continue reading

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