Christmas Thinkings -December Stamps – The Netherlands 1997.

Christmas Thinkings -December Stamps – The Netherlands 1997.

The Netherlands issued December Stamps with theme Christmas Thinkings on 25 Nov 1997. A FDC is listed with three stamps.

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THE NETHERLANDS 1997- DECEMBER STAMPS.
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Stamps on Birds of Prey – The Netherlands 1995.

Stamps on Birds of Prey – The Netherlands 1995.

The Netherlands issued a set of four stamps on Birds of Prey on 05 Sep 1995.

80c- Hen Harrier                 100c – Red Kite

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NEDERLAND 1995 -BIRDS

Dutch Naval Heroes on Stamps  Part III– The Netherlands 1943-44.

Dutch Naval Heroes on Stamps  Part III– The Netherlands 1943-44.

The Netherlands issued a set of stamps on Dutch Naval Heroes in 1943-1944.

Stamps issued on 16 Jun 1943

22.5  Cent – Admiral Cornelis Evertsen (1610-1666).Battle of Downs, First and Second Anglo-Dutch Wars, Four Days Battle.

25 Cent – Admiral Tjerk Hiddes de Vries (1622-1666). Northern Wars, The Second  Anglo-Dutch Wars, Four Days Battle, St James Day Battle. Dutch Naval ships were named after him.

Two stamps issued on 06 Jan 1944

30 Cent- Admiral Cornelis Tromp(1629-1691). First three Anglo-Dutch Wars and Scanian War. General Admiral in the Danish Navy also briefly.

40 Cent – Admiral Cornelis Evertsen the younger (1642-1706)-Second and Third Anglo-Dutch War, Rear Admiral of Zealand.

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NETHERLANDS 1943-44 -DUTCH NAVAL HEROES.

Dutch Naval Heroes on Stamps  II– The Netherlands 1943-44.

Dutch Naval Heroes on Stamps  II– The Netherlands 1943-44.

The Netherlands issued a set of stamps on Dutch Naval Heroes in 1943-1944.

15 Cent – Admiral Piet Hein (1577-1629).Best known for his victories in the Eighty Years War between the United Provinces and Spain.

17.5 Cent – Admiral Wilhelm Joseph van Gent (1626-1672). The Second & Third Anglo-Dutch Wars, Raid on Medway.

20 Cent- Vice-Admiral Witte Corneliszoon de With(1599-1658). Battle of  Downs in 1639 defeated Spanish Fleet.

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NETHERLANDS 1943-44- DUTCH NAVAL HEROES

Dutch Naval Heroes on Stamps – The Netherlands 1943-44.

Dutch Naval Heroes on Stamps – The Netherlands 1943-44.

The Netherlands issued a set of stamps on Dutch Naval Heroes in 1943-1944.

7.5 Cent – Admiral Michiel Adriaanszoon de Ruyter (1607-1676).Best known for his victories in the three Anglo-Dutch Wars and was nicknamed “Grandfather”

10 Cent – Admiral Johan Evertsen (1600-1666). Battle of Slaak with Spanish and fought the First two Anglo-Dutch Wars.

12.5Cent- Admiral Maarten Harpertszoon Tromp (1597-1653). Battle of  Downs in 1639 defeated Spanish Fleet. He Commanded the Dutch fleet in the First Anglo-Dutch War.

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NETHERLANDS 1943-44- DUTCH NAVAL HEROES.

FDC Netherlands 1972 – National Flag

FDC Netherlands 1972 – National Flag

The Netherlands issued a stamp and FDC on 400th Anniversary of National Flag on 04 Jul 1972. The Flag originated under  William Prince of Orange in 1572. The Stamps were issued in two values 20c on 04 Jul 1972 and 25c on 01 Nov 1972.

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FDC THE NETHERLANDS 1972 – FLAG -20C STAMP

Stamps of Netherlands – 1973

Stamps of Netherlands – 1973

The Netherlands issued four stamps on various themes on 31 Jul 1973. The themes featured are

25c – 75th Anniversary Royal Dutch Hockey Association.

30c – World Championships in rhythmic gymnastics -Gymnast with streamer

35c -Satellite receiving station at Burum.

50c – 100th anniversary of World Meteorological organisation – Rainbow

FDC NETHERLANDS HOCKEY GYMNASTICS
FDC NETHERLANDS HOCKEY GYMNASTICS RAINBOW SATELLITE -1973