Special Cover India April 2018 – Budh Purnima

Special Cover India April 2018 – Budh Purnima

A Special Cover issued at Mumbai on 30 Apr 2018 to celebrate Budh Purnima or Vesak.

SPL CVR MUM BUDH PURNIMA
SPECIAL COVER MUMBAI BUDH PURNIMA – APRIL 2018

Army Postal Service Cover Dec 2017 -Golden Jubilee Indian Navy Submarine Arm – Gallantry Awards

APS Cover Dec 2017 -Golden Jubilee Indian Navy Submarine Arm – Gallantry Awards

Indian Navy’s Submarine arm celebrates Golden Jubilee in 2017 with the Commissioning of “INS KALVARI”. A Cover was released on 08 Dec 2017 on Gallantry Award Winners.

Vir Chakra – 1971 War – Cdr V S Shekhawat and Cdr R J Millan were commanding Kalvari class submarines.

Shaurya Chakra – Narain Attimarad ,LME

Nao Sena Medal (NM) – Lt Vinod Krishna Chaudhary.

APS NAVY 17-65
APS COVERS DEC 2017 – GALLANTRY AWARD WINNERS SUBMARINE ARM 1971 WAR

 

APS Cover Apr 2018 -Platinum Jubilee 9 Parachute Regiment

APS Cover Apr 2018 -Platinum Jubilee 9 Parachute  Regiment.

9 Parachute Field Regiment was raised 0n 01 Apr 1943 as part of Royal Indian Artillery.In 1945 unit was converted to Parachute Field Regiment and earned the distinction of being the First Airborne Gunners of the sub Continent.

APS Cover issued on 01 Apr 2018 to mark Platinum Jubilee.

APS 18-14 9 PARA FD
APS COVERS APR 2018 -9 PARACHUTE FIELD REGIMENT

APS Cover Apr 2018 -Silver Jubilee Special Forces Training School

APS Cover Apr 2018 -Silver Jubilee Special Forces Training School

APS Cover issued on 01 Apr 2018 to mark Silver Jubilee.

APS 18-13 SPL FOR TRG SCH
APS COVERS APR 2018 – SPECIAL FORCES TRAINING SCHOOL

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APS Cover Feb 2018 -Platinum Jubilee 17th Battalion Regiment.

APS Cover Feb 2018 -Platinum Jubileee 17th Battalion   Regiment.

17 Madras (Cochin) is erstwhile “Cochin Infantry”. On 15 Jul 1943 Cochin State Forces Indian State Forces.The Battalion was integrated into Indian Army on 01 Apr 1951 and in feb 1953 it was designated as 17th Battalion The Madras Regiment

APS cover was issued on 24 Feb 2018 to mark Platinum Jubilee.

APS 17 MADRAS 18-9
APS COVERS FEB 18 -17 MADRAS

Special Covers Singapore 95 – Orchids -Solomon Islands & Papua New Guinea

Special Covers Singapore 95 – Orchids -Solomon Islands & Papua New Guinea

Singapore 95 World stamp exhibition was held in Singapore from 1-10 Sept 1995. Special covers with special cancellations are listed below. These covers are on Orchids and stamps used by Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands are on Orchids.

Solomon Islands– Solomon Islands issued two stamps on 24 april 1993 on 14th World Orchid Conference and these stamps have been used on special cover of Singapore95 .The cancellation has been provided by Solomon Islands Philatelic Bureau at Singapore 95.

SING 95 SOLOMON IS
SOLOMON ISLANDS – SINGAPORE 95 SPECIAL COVER

Papua New Guinea – Issued a set of four stamps on 30 Aug 1995 for Singapore 95 exhibition. The orchid varieties are Rigid Leafed Dendrobium and Convulted Dendrobium. Cancellation by PNG Philatelic Bureau at Singapore 95.

SING 95 PNG
STAMPS ON ORCHIDS -PAPUA NEW GUINEA 1995 -SINGAPORE 95

APS Cover Feb 2018 -Silver Jubilee 321 Field Regiment

APS Cover Feb 2018 -Silver Jubilee 321 Field Regiment

321 Field Regiment was raised on 01 Jan 1992.

APS cover was issued on 17Feb 2018 to mark the Silver Jubilee

APS 321 FD 18-8
APS COVERS 2008 – SILVER JUBILEE 321 FIELD REGIMENT