Dutch Naval Heroes on Stamps  Part III– The Netherlands 1943-44.

The Netherlands issued a set of stamps on Dutch Naval Heroes in 1943-1944.

Stamps issued on 16 Jun 1943

22.5  Cent – Admiral Cornelis Evertsen (1610-1666).Battle of Downs, First and Second Anglo-Dutch Wars, Four Days Battle.

25 Cent – Admiral Tjerk Hiddes de Vries (1622-1666). Northern Wars, The Second  Anglo-Dutch Wars, Four Days Battle, St James Day Battle. Dutch Naval ships were named after him.

Two stamps issued on 06 Jan 1944

30 Cent- Admiral Cornelis Tromp(1629-1691). First three Anglo-Dutch Wars and Scanian War. General Admiral in the Danish Navy also briefly.

40 Cent – Admiral Cornelis Evertsen the younger (1642-1706)-Second and Third Anglo-Dutch War, Rear Admiral of Zealand.

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NETHERLANDS 1943-44 -DUTCH NAVAL HEROES.