Pro Patria -Biblical Accounts on Stamps of Switzerland 1965

Pro Patria -Biblical Accounts on Stamps of Switzerland 1965

The theme for Pro Patria issue of 1965 was Biblical accounts. Swiss Post issued a set of Five Stamps on 01 Jun 1965. A FDC  with First Day Cancellation of Bern is listed.

The Biblical accounts featured on stamps are

5+5 ct – Father Florentini , Theodosius (1808-65).A Catholic Monk

10+10 ct – Goose with fishtail (Symbol of Evil)

20+10 ct – One of the Three Kings on way to Herod Antipas.

30+10 ct – Fish haul of apostles.

50+10 ct – The last temptation of Christ.

SWITZERLAND FDC PRO PATRIA 1965
SWITZERLAND FDC PRO PATRIA 1965 -BIBLICAL ACCOUNTS
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Pro Juventute  -Stamps of Switzerland 1970-Birds

Pro Juventute  -Stamps of Switzerland 1970-Birds

The theme for Pro Juventute issue of 1970 was Birds. Swiss Post issued a set of Four Stamps on 01 Dec 1970. A Commercially used Registered mail cover from Basel to Limburg is listed.

The Birds  featured on stamps are

10+10 ct – Eurasian Tit                                20+10 ct – Eurasian Hoopoe

30+10 ct – Great Spotted Woodpecker    50+20 ct – Great Crested Grebe.

SWITZERLAND PRO JUVENTUTE REGD 1970
SWITZERLAND PRO JUVENTUTE REGD 1970 -BIRDS

Pro Juventute  -Stamps of Switzerland 1967-Butterflies

Pro Juventute  -Stamps of Switzerland 1967-Butterflies

The theme for Pro Juventute issue of 1955 was Butterflies. Swiss Post issued a set of Five Stamps on 01 Dec 1955. A Commercially used Registered mail cover from Zurich to Limburg is listed.

The Personalities and Butterflies  featured on stamps are

5+5 – Charles Pictet -de-Rochemont (1755-1824). Diplomat.

10+10 ct – Peacock Butterfly              20+10 ct – Giant Horntail.

30+10 ct – Purple Tiger                       40+10 ct – Apollo

SWITZERLAND PRO JUVENTUTE REGD 1956
SWITZERLAND PRO JUVENTUTE REGD 1955 -BUTTERFLIES

Pro Juventute Wild Animals -Stamps of Switzerland 1967

Pro Juventute Wild Animals -Stamps of Switzerland 1967

The theme for Pro Juventute issue of 1967 was Wild Animals. Swiss Post issued a set of Four Stamps on 01 Dec 1967. A FDC  with First Day Cancellation of Bern is listed.

The Wild Animals featured on stamps are

10+10 ct – Roe Deer                              20+10 ct – Pine Marten

30+10 ct – Alpine Ibex                         50+20 ct – Eurasian Otter

SWITZERLAND FDC PRO JUVENTUTE 1967
SWITZERLAND FDC PRO JUVENTUTE 1967 -WILD ANIMALS

 

100 Years of Pro Patria  – FDC Miniature Sheet Switzerland 2009

100 Years of Pro Patria  – FDC Miniature Sheet Switzerland 2009

Swiss Post issued a Miniature sheet to mark Centenary of Pro Patria on 08 May 2009. A FDC with MS is listed.

SWITZERLAND FDC MS PRO PATRIA 2009
SWITZERLAND FDC MS PRO PATRIA 2009

Pro Juventute Municipal Coat of Arms -Stamps of Switzerland 1980

Pro Juventute Municipal Coat of Arms -Stamps of Switzerland 1980

The theme for Pro Patria issue of 1980 was Municipal Coat of Arms. Swiss Post issued a set of Four Stamps on 26 Nov 1980. A FDC  with First Day Cancellation of Bern is listed.

The Municipal Coat of Arms featured on stamps are

20+10 ct – Coat of Arms of Cortaillord (Nuenburg Canton)

40+20 ct – Coat of Arms of Sierre (Wallis Canton)

70+30 ct – Coat of Arms of Scuol (Graubunden Canton)

80+40 ct – Coat of Arms of Wolfenschiessen(Nidwalden Canton)

SWISS FDC PRO JUVENTUTE 1980
SWISS FDC PRO JUVENTUTE 1980 -MUNICIPAL COAT OF ARMS

Pro Juventute Medicinal Plants -Stamps of Switzerland 1976

Pro Juventute Medicinal Plants -Stamps of Switzerland 1976

The theme for Pro Patria issue of 1976 was Medicinal Plants of the Forests. Swiss Post issued a set of Four Stamps on 29 Nov 1976. A FDC  with First Day Cancellation of Bern is listed.

The Medicinal Plants featured on stamps are

20+10 ct – Berberis

40+20 ct – Lime

40+20 ct – Black Elder

80+40 ct – Common Lungwort

SWISS FDC PRO JUVENTUTE 1976
SWISS FDC PRO JUVENTUTE 1976 -Medicinal Plants