State Flag of Alabama – USA 1976.

State Flag of Alabama – USA 1976.

The USA issued a set of 50 stamps on State Flags of States of the USA on 23 Feb 1976. We are listing them in Alphabetical order of States name. All stamps are 13 cents denomination.

Alabama State Flag – Crimson Cross of St Andrew on a field of White. It was designed to resemble the Confederate Battle Flag

A First Day Cover is listed, it shows Alabama State Flag.

USA FLAGS ALABAMA
USA FDC 1976- ALABAMA STATE FLAG
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Motorcycling Events – Stamps of Isle of Man 1993.

Motorcycling Events – Stamps of Isle of Man 1993.

Isle of Man issued stamps on Motorcycling Events and Tourist trophy races. The stamps were issued on 03 Jun 1993.

20p – Graham Gates and Bill Lockington Marshall on an Ariel 600cc Square Four sidecar outfit competing in the International Six Day Trial (ISDT) in 1933.

24p- Royal Signals White Helmets Display team 1947.Geoff Duke Team Sergeant.Triumph Twin motorcycle.

28p- Denis Parkinson winner of Manx Grand Prix 1953.

33p- Richard Swallow winner of 1991 Junior Classic Manx Grand Prix on a 349 Aermacchi.

39p – Steve Colley who won the Scottish Six Day Trial on a Beta Zero in 1992.

IOM MOTORCYCLING EVENTS
ISLE OF MAN 1993 – MOTORCYCLING EVENTS.

Stamps on Flags of Overrun Countries -Belgium-USA 1943.

Stamps on Flags of Overrun Countries -USA 1943.

A set of 13 Stamps each of 5c denomination was issued by USA between 1943 and 1944 featuring Flags. These stamps were in honour of Countries overrun by Axis Powers (Germany, Italy, Japan) prior to or during World War II.

Date of Issue 14 Sep 1943.

USA 1943 FLAGS OVERRUN BELGIUM
USA 1943 -FLAGS of OVERRUN COUNTRIES BELGIUM

Maquis resistance – Stamps of France 1994

Maquis resistance – Stamps of France 1994

The Maquis were rural guerilla bands of French resistance fighters called maquisards during the Nazi occupation of France in World War II. France issued a stamp to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of Maquis resistance on 09 Apr 1994.

FRANCE 1994
FRANCE 1994 – MAQUIS RESISTANCE

APS Cover Dec 2018 – Bicentenary of Nasirabad Cantonment

APS Cover Dec 2018 – Bicentenary of Nasirabad Cantonment

APS Cover issued on 27 Dec 2018 to mark Bicentenary of Nasirabad Cantonment. Sir David Ochterlony founded the present Military Garrison of Nasirabad in 1818. It was named Nasirabad after Sir David was conferred with the title of “Nasir-ud-Daula”. The Rajputana Rifles, Grenadiers and The Poona Horse were first to come and occupy the Cantonment. CQMH Abdul Hamid  Param Vir Chakra went to 1965 War from Nasirabad.

APS Cover Ser No 39/18.

APS NBAD CANTT 39-18
APS COVERS 2018 – NASIRABAD CANTONMENT

 

APS Cover Dec 2018 – Golden Jubilee 10th Battalion Dogra Regiment

APS Cover Dec 2018 – Golden Jubilee 10th Battalion Dogra Regiment

APS Cover issued on 23 Dec 2018 to mark Golden Jubilee 10th Battalion Dogra  Regiment. It was raised on 01 Jun 1966.

APS Cover Ser No 37/18.

APS 10 DOGRA 37-18
APS COVERS 2018 -10 DOGRA

APS Cover Dec 2018 – Bicentenary of 2nd Battalion The Rajputana Rifles.

APS Cover Dec 2018 – Bicentenary of 2nd Battalion The Rajputana Rifles.

APS Cover issued on 24 Dec 2018 to mark Bicentenary of 2nd Battalion The Rajputana Rifles. It was raised on 05 Nov 1817. Captain John Augustus Wood was awarded Victoria Cross on 09 Dec 1856 during Battle of Bushire. The Battalion earned victories in Battle of Tololing during 1999 Kargil War

APS Cover Ser No 36/18.

APS 2 RAJ RIF 36-18
APS COVERS 2018 -2 RAJPUTANA RIFLES