APS Cover Mar 2018 -Golden  Jubilee  68 Armoured Regiment

APS Cover Mar 2018 -Golden  Jubilee  68 Armoured Regiment.

68 Armoured Regiment was raised on 01 Mar 1968.It took part in 1971 War and was honoured with President’s Standards on 16 May 2005

APS cover was issued on 01 Mar 2018 to mark Golden Jubilee

APS 68 ARMD REGT 18-10
APS COVERS MAR 2018 -GOLDEN JUBILEE 68 ARMOURED REGIMENT

 

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 -Golden Jubilee 12th Battalion Brigade of Guards

APS Cover Feb 2018 -Golden Jubilee 12th Battalion Brigade of Guards.

The Battalion was raised on 03 Feb 1968. It saw action in 1971 War and was awarded “Theatre Honour J&K “.

APS cover was issued on 03 Feb 2018 to mark Golden Jubilee Celebrations.

APS 12 GUARDS 18-6
APS COVERS 2018 -12TH BATTALION BRIGADE OF GUARDS.

APS Cover Jan 2018 -Golden Jubilee 12th Battalion The Rajputana Rifles (Raj Rif)

APS Cover Jan 2018 -Golden Jubilee 12th Battalion The Rajputana Rifles (Raj Rif)

The Battalion was raised as 31 Raj Rif on 15 Jan 1968 & re-designated as 12 Raj Rif on 23 Feb 1971. It  saw action in 1971 War .

APS cover was issued on 15 Jan 2018 to mark Golden Jubilee Celebrations.

APS 12 RAJ RIF 18-2
APS COVERS 2018 -12 RAJPUTANA RIFLES

Bangladesh -First Day Cover on Fruits 1990

Bangladesh -First Day Cover on Fruits 1990

Bangladesh issued a set of six stamps on Fruits on 16 July 1990. A First Day with six stamps is listed. The fruits are Mango,Papaya,watermelon,Guava, Jackfruit & Starfruit

FRUITS BDESH
BANGLADESH STAMPS ON FRUITS 1990

Sunflower on Aerogramme of Pakistan

Sunflower on Aerogramme of Pakistan

An Aerogramme on Sunflower issued by Pakistan. It is revalued from original 90 paise to Rs 5.00 and new value is overprinted.

FLO PAK AERO
AEROGRAMME OF PAKISTAN ON SUNFLOWER