Stamps on Woman’s Army Auxiliary Corps – Switzerland 1965

Stamps on Woman’s Army Auxiliary Corps – Switzerland 1965

Switzerland issued a stamp on 08 Mar 1965 to commemorate the 25th Anniversary of Swiss Woman’s Army Auxiliary Corps. It features a woman in uniform. FHD – The Women’s Relief Services as part of Army Auxiliary Corps was created in 1939-40. In 1986 it was renamed as MFD and in 1995 replaced by Women in the Army (FDA).

650th Anniversary of Battle of Morgarten – The Special cover and cancellation commemorates the the 650th Anniversary of the Battle of Morgarten. This battle occurred on 15 Nov 1315 when a 1,500 strong force of Swiss Confederacy led by Werner Stauffacher defeated  a group of Habsburg soldiers led by Leopold I Duke of Austria on the shores of Lake Ageri near Morgarten Pass. This established the supremacy of three Forest Cantons the core of modern Switzerland.

SWITZERLAND MED
SWITZERLAND 1965 – WOMAN’S ARMY AUXILIARY CORPS

Pro Juventute Stamps of Switzerland -2012- Children

Pro Juventute Stamps of Switzerland -2012- Children

Pro Juventute is a charitable foundation in Switzerland established in 1912. It is dedicated to supporting the rights and needs of Swiss children and Youth. Since 1913, the Swiss Post Office has been issuing an annual charity stamp series to support the work of  Pro Juventute. The Latin phrase “Pro Juventute” means “For the Children”.

Three stamps on Pro Juventute 2012 were issued on 22 Nov 2012.

85+40 ct –Schooler        100+50 ct -Girl      100+50 ct – Boy.

SWITZERLAND JUVEN 12
SWITZERLAND PRO JUVEN 2012-CHILDREN

 

Pro Juventute Stamps of Switzerland -2014- Family Rituals & Traditions

Pro Juventute Stamps of Switzerland -2014- Family Rituals & Traditions

Pro Juventute is a charitable foundation in Switzerland established in 1912. It is dedicated to supporting the rights and needs of Swiss children and Youth. Since 1913, the Swiss Post Office has been issuing an annual charity stamp series to support the work of  Pro Juventute. The Latin phrase “Pro Juventute” means “For the Children”.

Three stamps on Pro Juventute 2014 were issued on 13 Nov 2014.

85+40 ct – “Rabeliechtli” Parade       100+50 ct -Story-telling     100+50 ct – Baking Cookies.

SWITZERLAND JUVEN 14
SWITZERLAND PRO JUVENTUTE 2014-FAMILY RITUALS

 

Pro Juventute Stamps of Switzerland -2015- Family Rituals & Traditions

Pro Juventute Stamps of Switzerland -2015- Family Rituals & Traditions

Pro Juventute is a charitable foundation in Switzerland established in 1912. It is dedicated to supporting the rights and needs of Swiss children and Youth. Since 1913, the Swiss Post Office has been issuing an annual charity stamp series to support the work of  Pro Juventute. The Latin phrase “Pro Juventute” means “For the Children”.

Three stamps on Pro Juventute 2015 were issued on 12 Nov 2015.

85+40 ct – Cooking      100+50 ct -Preparing Handicrafts for Christmas Presents            100+50 ct –Decorating Christmas Tree

SWITZERLAND JUVEN 15
SWITZERLAND PRO JUVENTUTE 2015-FAMILY RITUALS

 

Stamps on  Insects – Switzerland 2002

Stamps on  Insects – Switzerland  2002

Switzerland issued a set of four stamps on Insects 17 Sep 2002.

10 ct- Blue Emperor Dragonfly            20 ct – Dark Green Fritillary

SWITZERLAND INSECTS 1
SWITZERLAND 2002-INSECTS -DRAGONFLY & FRITILLARY

50 ct- Rosalia Longicorn (Beetle)          100 ct- Striped Stink Bug

SWITZERLAND INSECTS 2
SWITZERLAND 2002-INSECTS -BEETLE & BUG

Stamps on  Letter Writing Campaign – Switzerland 2005

Stamps on  Letter Writing Campaign – Switzerland  2005

Switzerland issued a set of four stamps on Letter Writing Campaign  03 Jan 2005. These were Greetings stamps also.

100 ct- Big Things begin with Letter            100 ct – Big Things begin with Letter

SWITZERLAND LETTER 1
SWITZERLAND 2005-LETTER WRITING CAMPAIGN

100 ct- Big Things begin with Letter            100 ct – Big Things begin with Letter

SWITZERLAND LETTER 2
SWITZERLAND 2005-LETTER WRITING CAMPAIGN

Stamps on Festivals & Swiss Customs – Switzerland 2010

Stamps on Festivals & Swiss Customs – Switzerland  2010

Switzerland issued a set of four stamps on Festivals and Swiss Customs  04 Mar 2010.

100 ct- Federal Costume Festival            100 ct – Federal Marksmen’s Festival

SWITZERLAND FESTIVALS 1
SWITZERLAND 2010-FESTIVALS & SWISS CUSTOMS.

100 Ct- Federal Drumming and Piping Festival      100 ct- Centenary of Swiss Yodeling Association.

SWITZERLAND FESTIVALS 2
SWITZERLAND 2010-FESTIVALS & SWISS CUSTOMS.