Aerogrammes of Nepal – 1982.

Aerogrammes of Nepal – 1982.

A Rupees 2.50 Aerogramme of Nepal featuring a mountain and issued in 1982.

NEPAL AEROGRAMME
NEPAL AEROGRAMME 1982
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Stamps on National Trust For Scotland- British landscapes – Great Britain 1981.

Stamps on National Trust For Scotland- British landscapes – Great Britain 1981.

The National Trust for Scotland is a Scottish Conservation Organisation. It manages  130 properties and 180,000 acres of Land which includes Castles, Parks, Heritage Sites etc. Great Britain issued a set of Five stamps on 24 June 1981 to commemorate 50th Anniversary of National Trust For Scotland.

Gutter Pairs of Stamps are Listed

14p – Glenfinnan Scotland – Hamlet in the Scottish Highlands.

18p-Derwentwater England- Water Body in Lake District National Park.

20p- Stackpole Head Wales- Beaches and Coastlines.

GB GUTTER PAIR 1
GB 1981- GUTTER PAIRS -NATIONAL TRUST FOR SCOTLAND -BRITISH LANDSCAPES

 

Stamps on Seasons -Germany 2006.

Stamps on Seasons -Germany 2006.

Germany issued a stamp on Spring Season on 13 April 2006.  FDC is listed. The stamp features  Trees and cancellation features Bird on a tree branch.

GERMANY Seasons 1
GERMANY 2006- WINTER SEASON

Stamps on Upper Middle Rhine Valley -Germany 2006.

Stamps on Upper Middle Rhine Valley -Germany 2006.

Upper Middle Rhine Valley-  The 65 Km stretch of Middle Rhine valley with its castles, historic towns, landscapes and vineyards is UNESCO World Heritage Site.

  • Transport route between North and South of the Continent.
  • Steep valley sides serve as vineyards.
  • The landscape has 40 hilltop castles some of which are almost 1000 years old.
  • It is one of the great rivers of the World

Germany issued a stamp on Upper Middle Rhine Valley on 04 May 2006. It is also known as Oberes Mittelrheintal. Two different FDC are listed.

 

GERMANY RHINE 1
GERMANY 2006- UPPER MIDDLE RHINE VALLEY -UNESCO HERITAGE SITE.
GERMANY RHINE 2
GERMANY 2006- UPPER MIDDLE RHINE VALLEY -UNESCO HERITAGE SITE.

 

Kargil Vijay Diwas- 26 Jul 2019

Kargil Vijay Diwas- 26 Jul 2019.

Kargil (OP VIJAY) was one of the toughest and longest campaigns in recent times wherein the Pakistani intruders were crushed by Gallant Indian Forces. Legendary and heroic battles were fought in Dras, Kaksar, Batalik, and Turtuk sectors at heights above 12000ft. Point 4875, Tiger Hill and Tololing,” Yeh Dil Maange More ” still resonates in our minds till date.

A Grateful Nation bestowed Four Pram Vir Chakras, 10 MVC’s, 49 VrC’s and 135 Sena Medals on it’s Gallant, Patriotic, Brave and Courageous Heroes.

Today on Kargil Diwas let’s pay homage to courage, valour and sacrifices of the Heroes of the Operation Vijay. We celebrate the 20th Anniversary of this historic Victory over Pakistan and remind them of a befitting reply to each and every misadventure of theirs

Army Postal Service has issued a large number of Special Covers related to Kargil. Few covers are listed.

APS CVR KARGIL- PVC AWARDEES
APS COVER ON 10TH ANNIV OP KARGIL – PARAM VIR CHAKRA AWARDEES
APS CVR KARGIL- BRAVEST OF BRAVES 13 JAK RIF
APS CVR KARGIL- BRAVEST OF BRAVES 13 JAK RIFLES – TWO PVC DURING KARGIL
APS CVR KARGIL- BATTLE OF TOLOLING
APS CVR KARGIL- BATTLE OF TOLOLING – 2 RAJ RIF 2009
APS CVR KARGIL- THEATRE HONOR -10 PARA CDO
APS CVR KARGIL- THEATRE HONOR KARGIL -10 PARA COMMANDO

 

Stamps on Tristan Da Cunha as a dependency of St Helena -1972.

Stamps on Tristan Da Cunha as a dependency of St Helena -1972.

Tristan Da Cunha issued a set of four stamps on 30th Anniversary of Tristan Da Cunha as a dependency of St Helena on 01 Nov 1968.

6 p – Union Jack and St Helena Flag      9p- Map showing locations of St Helena & Tristan Da Cunha.

TRISTAN ST HELENA 2
TRISTAN DA CUNHA AS A DEPENDENCY OF ST HELENA -1968

1’6 Sh – Union Jack and St Helena Flag      2’6 Sh- Map showing locations of St Helena & Tristan Da Cunha.

TRISTAN ST HELENA 1
TRISTAN DA CUNHA AS A DEPENDENCY OF ST HELENA -1968.

State Flag of Colorado – USA 1976.

State Flag of Colorado – 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.

Colorado State Flag – The State Flag consists of three equal-sized stripes.

  • The outer stripes are blue in colour as the National Flag.
  • White centre stripe.
  • There is a large semi-circular ‘C’ in red in the centre.
  • In the opening of the letter ‘C’ is a gold disc.

The Colours in Flag represent the environmental features of the state.

  • White symbolizes the snow on her mountains.
  • Gold shows abundant sunshine.
  • Red represents Colorado’s red soil.
  • Blue is a symbol of clear blue skies.

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

USA FLAGS COLORADO
USA FDC 1976- COLORADO STATE FLAG.