Miniature Sheet NETANYA 76- Israel 1976

Miniature Sheet NETANYA 76- Israel 1976

Israel issued a miniature sheet with three stamps to commemorate the National Stamp Exhibition NETANYA 76 on 25 Apr 1976.

A FDC with the miniature sheet is listed.

ISRAEL STAMP EX
ISRAEL MS FDC 1976- NETANYA 76-NATIONAL STAMP EXHIBITION.
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Stamps on 6th World Medical Congress Haifa – Israel 1964

Stamps on 6th World Medical Congress Haifa – Israel 1964

Israel issued a stamp on 05 Aug 1964 to commemorate the 6th World Medical Congress held at Haifa. The one Lira stamp features Serpent of Asclepius and Menorah (Jewish Lampstand). Asclepius is the Greek God associated with healing and Medicine

ISRAEL MED CONF
ISRAEL 1964- WORLD MEDICAL CONGRESS

Drugs-No Thanks! – Stamps on Anti-Drugs Campaign – Israel 1993.

Drugs-No Thanks! – Stamps on Anti-Drugs Campaign – Israel 1993.

Israel issued a stamp on 29 Jun 1993 on Anti-Drugs Campaign.

A First Day Cover is listed and shows a cancellation on Drugs -No Thanks!

ISRAEL ANTI -DRUGS
ISRAEL 1993 – DRUGS -NO THANKS !

Nature Reserves of Negev – Stamps of Israel 1988

Nature Reserves of Negev – Stamps of Israel 1988.

Nature Resrves in Negev

The Negev Desert is not a wasteland devoid of life but is rich in scenery with high mountain peaks and deep canyons- Hamada plains standing out darkly against white sand dunes ,each landscape with its own distinct biological systems hollowed by springs and waters.

As many as 1200 plant species are found of which 76 are endemic.It has abundance of Wlidlife with 45 reptile species,55 bird species other than migratory , 440 mammal species.

Ein Zin Reserve – Desert oases of the Negev. Ein Zin is one of the series of  springs rising in Nahal Zin. it has palm trees,Euphrates poplar trees and lush green river bank vegetation with wild life.

She’zaf Reserve – Located in Northern Arava has a growth of large jujube and acacia trees giving it a effect of African Savannah.

Makhtesh Ramon reserve – Consists on Makhtesh (Crater) and high Negev Mountains is the largest reserve.

Israel issue a set of three stamps on these nature reserves on 27 Jun 1988 with Tabs.

40 agora – Ein Zin reserve ,tab on Indian Wolf

60 agora – She’zaf reserve ,Tab on Dorcas Gazelle

70 agora – Makhtesh Ramon reserve, Tab on Asian Wild Ass.

A FDC with stamps and tabs is listed.

ISR FDC ANIMALS

First Day Cover on Indian Cavalry – Battle of Haifa – Israel 2018

First Day Cover on Indian Cavalry – Battle of Haifa – Israel 2018

Haifa Day

The Indian Army commemorates September 23 every year as Haifa Day to pay its respects to the two brave Indian Cavalry Regiments Mysore Lancers and Jodhpur Lancers that helped liberate the city following a dashing cavalry action by the 15th Imperial Service Cavalry Brigade. In the autumn of 1918, the Indian Brigade was a part of the Allied Forces sweeping northwards through Palestine in what is seen as the last great cavalry campaign in history.

Captain Aman Singh Bahadur and Dafadar Jor Singh were awarded the Indian Order of Merit and Captain Anop Singh and 2nd Lt. Sagat Singh were awarded the Military Cross in recognition of their bravery in this battle. Major Dalpat Singh of Jodhpur Lancers was awarded a Military Cross for his bravery.

The Jodhpur and Mysore Lancers now represent the 61st Cavalry Regiment of Indian Army.

Israel issued a stamp on 06 Feb 2018 to commemorate the Centenary of Battle of Haifa with Indian Cavalry at Haifa.The Tab shows the Jodhpur Lancers insignia.

The First Day Cover Design Features the Memorial for fallen Indian Soldiers at Haifa.

FDC INDIAN  CAVALRY IN HAIFA
FIRST DAY COVER -ISRAEL 2018 – INDIAN CAVALRY IN HAIFA.

Flowers of Israel on stamps 1963

Flowers of Israel on stamps 1963

Israel celebrated 15th Anniversary of Independence in 1963 by issue of three stamps on 25 Apr 1963 on Flowers . The three flowers on stamps and FDC is listed.

Lilium Candidum or Madonna Lily

Alcea Setosa -Bristly Hollyhock

Tulipa Sharonensis – Sharon Tulip.The Sharon Plain is a Coastal Plain in Israel

ISRAEL FDC FLOWERS
FLOWERS OF ISRAEL 1963