APS Cover Oct 2019 – Platinum Jubilee Ordnance Depot Avadi.

APS Cover Oct 2019 – Platinum Jubilee Ordnance Depot Avadi.

APS Cover issued on 09 Oct 2019 to commemorate the Platinum Jubilee of Ordnance Depot Avadi.

APS Cover Ser No 32/19.

APS CVR 32-19 ORD AVADI
APS CVR 2019- ORDNANCE DEPOT AVADI

APS Cover Oct 2019 – Golden Jubilee 218 Medium Regiment.

APS Cover Oct 2019 – Golden Jubilee 218 Medium Regiment.

APS Cover issued on 12 Oct 2019 to commemorate the Golden Jubilee of 218 Medium Regiment. The Regiment was raised on 01 Oct 1967. It is the First Bofors Regiment.

APS Cover Ser No 33/19.

APS CVR 33-19 218 MED
APS CVR 2019 -218 MEDIUM REGIMENT.

APS Cover Oct 2019 – Golden Jubilee 220 Field Regiment

APS Cover Oct 2019 – Golden Jubilee 220 Field Regiment.

APS Cover issued on 01 Oct 2019 to commemorate the Golden Jubilee of 220 Field Regiment. The Regiment was raised on 01 Oct 1968.

APS Cover Ser No 31/19.

APS CVR 31-19 220 MED
APS CVR Oct 2019- 220 Field Regiment

APS Cover Oct 2019 – Golden Jubilee 69 Armoured Regiment.

APS Cover Oct 2019 – Golden Jubilee 69 Armoured Regiment.

APS Cover issued on 01 Oct 2019 to commemorate the Golden Jubilee of 69 Armoured Regiment. The Regiment was raised on 01 Oct 1968. It was equipped with PT 76 Tanks during 1971 War and took the surrender of 29 Cavalry of Pakistan Army. As a T-72 Regiment took part in Republic Day Parade of 1994. The President of India presented Standards to the Regiment in 2003.

APS Cover Ser No 30/19.

APS CVR 30-19 69 AR
APS CVR Oct 2019 – 69 Armoured Regiment

Stamps on Indian Military Institutions – NDA Khadakwasla -1999.

Stamps on Indian Military Institutions – NDA Khadakwasla -1999.

The National Defence Academy (NDA) located at Khadakwasla near Pune is one of the first Joint Services Institution in the World to impart combined training to officer cadets of all the three services. Its foundation stone was laid on 06 Oct 1949. Among the Alumni of NDA are Three Param Vir Chakra recipients and 12 Ashoka Chakra recipients. NDA has produced 11 Chiefs of Army Staff, 10 Chiefs of Naval Staff and 4 Chiefs of Air Force Staff. The Three Present Chiefs of Staff of Indian Army, Navy and Airforce are all from the same course NDA and this the second time that all three Chiefs are from NDA. On 30 Nov 2019, the 137th Course Passed out. Colonel Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore who won a Shooting Silver Medal at 2004 Olympic Games is an NDA alumni.

A Three Rupee Stamp was issued on 19 Feb 1999 to commemorate 50 Years of NDA. A First Day Cover cancelled at 1 CBPO is listed. The stamp and FDC feature the main building of NDA known as Sudan Block in memory of Martyrs in Sudan during the East African Campaign.

INDIA FDC NDA
INDIA FDC NDA 1999.

Stamps on Indian Military Institutions – RIMC Dehra Dun -1997.

Stamps on Indian Military Institutions – RIMC Dehra Dun -1997.

The Rashtriya Indian Military College (RIMC) Dehra Dun is a Military School for Boys located in Dehradun. It is a feeder institution for National Defence Academy, Indian Naval Academy and Indian Armed Forces. It was started in 1922 and was then known as Prince of WalesRoyal Indian Military College. It was then a primarily Pre-Sandhurst training Institution.

A Two Rupee Stamp was issued on 13 Mar 1997 to commemorate 75 Years of RIMC. A First Day Cover cancelled at 1 CBPO is listed.

INDIA FDC RIMC
INDIA FDC RIMC 1997.

 

Paintings on Stamps -USSR 1975.

Paintings on Stamps -USSR 1975.

22 Jun 1975 – Birth Centenary of E E Lansere 1942. Painting “Soldiers with Captured Canons”.

22 Apr 1975- 105th Birth Anniversary of V I Lenin, Painting by V Ttsyplakov (1947)

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USSR 1976 -PAINTINGS- CAPTURED CANONS & 105TH BIRTH ANNIVERSARY LENIN

15 Jul 1976 – Paintings by Pavel A Fedotov (1815-1852). Painting ” Fastidious Fiancee” (1847).

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USSR 1976- FASTIDIOUS FIANCEE – P A FEDOTOV