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Lot #151

GERMAN EAST AFRICA Lake Tanganyika Flotilla Mail

1915 letter (Aug 14) from Engineering Lt. W. W. Cross to London, headed "Naval Africa Expedition" at Belgium Congo (actually at Fungurume), endorsed "On Active Service No Stamps Available", boxed "Passed by Censor No.25" via South Africa, where it was cancelled at Simonstown (28 Aug)
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Price Realized
$1,800.00

Lot #152

GERMAN EAST AFRICA Lake Tanganyika Flotilla Mail

1915 (Sep) cover and picture postcard (Basoko Belgian Congo) from sub-Lt. C.T.Tyler, addressed to England, routed via Simonstown, each censored by medical officer H.M. Hanschell, penciled "On Active Service No Stamps Available" and boxed "Passed by Censor No.25" hs, the card with framed "Paquebot", fine
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Price Realized
$2,000.00

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