Postal History, crash mail, ship mail, routes

97th Holyland Postal Bid Sale - 76 - british mandate Postal History, crash mail, ship mail, routes

TEL-AVIV ON 25 AUG. 1939 airmail registered to Vienna with two15 mil and one 8 mil stamps. The addressee was the general consul at the British passport office in WIEN (Vienna) GERMANY. WIEN arrival postmark on back 31 Aug. one day before WW II STARTED! Pen note: '"consul gone away" also "PARTI” and ''zuruck -retour" handstamp. Has Palestine censor and arrival Jerusalem 15 SP 39 as return handstamp. It is worth noting that last flight from Palestine to Vienna was on 31.aug 39.

96th Holyland Postal Bid Sale - 064 - british mandate Postal History, crash mail, ship mail, routes

1936 ARAB RIOTS COVER British Field Post Office 22 (Tulkarm / Afula) cancel ties 1 ½d KGV on cover mailed to HQ Sudan Defense Force, Khartoum, typewritten notation on cover mentions "Covering a letter from 2nd Batt, Scots Guards Palestine Force dated 21.11.1936. ", (British troops called in to deal with riots), indistinct receival b/s, some tone spots, still Scarce!

95th Holyland Postal Bid Sale - 123 - british mandate Postal History, crash mail, ship mail, routes

1936 ARAB RIOTS COVER British Field Post Office 22 (Tulkarm / Afula) cancel ties 1 ½d KGV on cover mailed to HQ Sudan Defense Force, Khartoum, typewritten notation on cover mentions "Covering a letter from 2nd Batt, Scots Guards Palestine Force dated 21.11.1936. ", (British troops called in to deal with riots), indistinct receival b/s, some tone spots, still Scarce!