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Armenia Issued Stamps on 25th Anniversary of Army

Two postage stamps dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the Armenian army’s formation were cancelled and put into circulation on 27th January 2017.The postage stamps with nominal values of AMD 280 each were printed in Cartor printing house in France. One of … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamp on The Poona Horse

India Post has released a commemorative postage stamp on 17 Poona Horse.The stamp was released at Merrut Cant on 11th February 2017 by Daughter of Col Tarapore PVC and Maj Vikram of APS.

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New Special Covers

Indian Naval Air Squardron 30 To mark the induction of MIG29K and deinduction of Sea Harrier INAS300 a special cover was released by Maharashtra Circle of India Post at A P Dabolim on 11.05.2016. Brave Fighter Narvir Shivaji Date of … Continue reading

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Foreign Stamps on Indian Theme:Isle of Man

Isle of Man will Issue Stamps on 300 Years of The Royal Regiment of Artillery The set of six stamps celebrating 300 years of The Royal Regiment of Artillery and its remarkable achievements. The stamps are due for release on … Continue reading

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Jersey will Issue Stamps on RAF Search & Rescue

A new stamp issue commemorating the 75th anniversary of the RAF Search and Rescue Force will be released by Jersey Post on 6 February. The six stamps and Souvenir Sheetlet feature dramatic search and rescue scenes created by illustrator, Sharif Tarabay. … 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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Royal Mail: Gurkha’s Commemorative Sheet 

Indian Theme on Foreign Stamps Royal Mail issued a special commemorative sheet on The Gurkhas – Celebrating 200 Years of Service 1815-2015 on 20th August 2015. Gurkhas have played a vital part in British military operations since the raising of … 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 – Australia Joint Issue

This stamp commemorates the relationship New Zealand and Australia share under the banner of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC). This special connection between New Zealand and Australia is reflected in the design of the stamps. The 80c … Continue reading

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United States Postal Service ;New Stamps

Medal of Honor: Korean War Folio of 20 Stamps | Forever $0.49 In January 2012, the U.S. Postal Service® invited the last living Korean War Medal of Honor recipients to join in honoring the extraordinary courage of every member awarded … Continue reading

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