2/1917 Latest known WWI Egypt British military mail from APO SZ 25 + unit cachet
Lot #: 70747

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British WWI military mail in Egypt: 9 FE 1917 stampless OHMS stationary cover from APO SZ 25 (SUEZ CANAL) to Anglo-Palestine Bank ALEXANDRIA, tied by full strike of Proud-D1 State1 postmark over a month after his last known date of use (here, last day of unit at SUEZ) & red oval ROYAL BUCKS HUSSARS | ORDERLY ROOM cachet (FB-YCC9) on last known date of use + passed censor; backstamped same day APO SZ 24 (SUEZ) transit (Proud-D1) & next day BAPO Z transit & ALEXANDRIA-E arrival; slit open at top, well documented, very fine.


Product Tags: Egyptian Philately - Postal Covers, WWI Military Mail and Postal History from Egypt and from World War I, 20th Century, 1910s which are Philately - Military Post Offices or Military Administration, Philately - significant cachets & postal markings, Philately - Stampless Mail, Philately - Earliest/Latest, First/Last & Proving dates or places, Philately - Official Mail