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Lot #1222

Australian Air Post

1932 Australia-England, 12 Dec. flight cover (No.2 of 16 carried) by Allan Bertram, cancelled Darwin, Soerabaja and Berlin, with appropriate franking and cachets, On the outward Cologne to Darwin flight, the Junkers hydroplane"Atlantis" crashed in Western Australia, but the crew was not found until July 4th, 1932. The aircraft was rebuilt and left Darwin on 12 Dec. 1932, crashed again in Soerabaja, rebuilt and left 10 April, 1933 for Berlin, fine and rare

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