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New Stamps from Belgium

The Masks from Tervuren Date of Issue:23 October 2017 High Fens Issue Date:23.10.2017 Designer:Drawings : Marijke Meersman & André Buzin, Layout : Kris Maes Printer:Stamps Production Belgium Process:Offset Colours:4 Colours Size:208mm x 150mm Values:€7.40 The Great War Issue Date:23.10.2017 Designer:Kris … Continue reading

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Austria Issued Stamps on Unsung Heroes

Austrian Post is saying thank you to the miners and all those who risked their lives in this operation with a commemorative stamp showing the rescue of Michelangelo’s Madonna of Bruges. Between 1943 and the end of the Second World … Continue reading

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Jersey Issued Stamps on Centenary of The Great War

The cataclysmic events of The Great War 1914-1918 involved a diverse range of nations and more combatants than any war before or since, of which over 37 million became casualties. Many of the war’s key battles, fought from the fields … 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 Isle of Man

50 Year’s of The Curraghs Wildlife Park This park is one of the Island’s most popular attractions and to recognise the Park’s impressive work in animal husbandry and education that is so vital to the preservation of rare species and … Continue reading

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Royal Mail Issued Stamps on 200th Anniversary of Waterloo

Six stamps reproduce 19th-century paintings depicting key events of the battle, while a miniature sheet is also being launched commemorating troops of the main nations involved, including the 92nd Gordon Highlanders and Light Infantry. Royal Mail worked with historians on … Continue reading

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Gibraltar:Centenary of World War I Stamp Issue

World War I, also known as the First World War, was a global war centred in Europe that began on 28 July 1914 and lasted until 11 November 1918. From the time of its occurrence until the approach of World … Continue reading

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Serbia Issued Stamps on The 70th Anniversary of Liberation of Belgrade

Serbian has released stamps dedicated to the 70th anniversary of liberation of Belgrade in the Second World War. The Battle for liberation of Belgrade or the “Belgrade Offensive” was the biggest and one of the most decisive battles in the Balkans … Continue reading

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Israel :Stamp on Memorial Day 2013

Since Memorial Day 1952, a long line of Presidents, Prime Ministers and Ministers of Defense have signed personal letters to bereaved families of the fallen and Israel’s premier artists take part in designing the covers and stamps for this commemorative … Continue reading

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French MS on Battle Tricentenary Denain

France, one way or another, is closely linked to the Spanish theme. I dare say more stamps issued in relation   Spain to us about issues Gauls. So lovers of the \”joint\” [that idiocy destroys the complicated language and civic life in … Continue reading

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