Cape Canaveral cachet & postmark with Salvation Army stamp. Cape Canaveral is part of a region known as the Space Coast, and is the site of the Cape Canaveral Space Force Station. Since many U.S. spacecraft have been launched from both the station and the Kennedy Space Center on adjacent Merritt Island, the two are sometimes conflated with each other. The cachet pictures a rocket in orbit
Salvation Army World Centenary commemorated on Jamaica stamps. Postmark: Kingston. Cancelled in August 1965, possible FDC (?) which was 23 August. Rare cachet with these stamps, an official Salvation Army Service cover. With Two pairs of the Salvation Army stamps: SG 242 – 243. Registered, sent to the Netherlands
Rare gutter pair versions of the Salvation Army 19.6 FDC on a Horn / Cap (Red/Black) cachet. Not seen before with gutter pairs.
Salvation Army centenary in Norway, 18 February 1988. Unlisted FDC in the SA FDC catalogue. With Sami illustration. Likely extremely rare! High value , sold for > £80+ on Norwegian auctions. Privately made? Foto by K. Vestergaard
Child welfare – Salvation Army FDC from the Netherlands Indies in 1936. Postmarked in Soerabad 01.12.1936. Unlisted cachet: POSTBLAD – Not seen before with FD cancel. LIkely extremely rare – high cat. value! With 3 SA child welfare stamps – SG 375, 377 and 379. Sent to Flushing, NY, US.
Salvation Army 50th anniversary in Kenya, stamps were issued: 29 June 1979. Postmarked Stamp Bureau – Nairobi. Issued by the Kenya Posts & Telecommunications. Unlisted in the SA FDC catalogue. Registered cover, likely very rare!
Centenary for the Korea Territory of the Salvation Army. Issued 01.10.2008. Local PM – Seodaemoa. Plain cachet with extra bird stamp added. Remark: Unlisted FDC in the SA FDC catalogue.
Centenary of the Salvation Army Name commemorated on Jamaica stamps 1978. Postmarked in Kingston. International congress 1978 with single stamp – Stanley Gibbons 457. Unlisted in the SA FDC catalogue, not seen before with first day cancel!! Someone who was at the summer congress must have taken it back to Jamaica.
Salvation Army world centennial, the stamp was issued 02.07.1965. Postmark: New York (PM1). The cachet/card pictures the US congress and is unlisted in the Salvation Army FDC catalogue. Very rare, not seen before with this color (pink/red color has been observed before).
Evangelical free churces. The SA stamps depict the Stockholm VII Band. Issued 11 April 1978. Postmark: PX Stockholm. Cachet: Cross – Fria kristna samfunn – Unlisted cover in the SA catalogue – not seen before. Likely a RARE cover.
Salvation Army centenary in Norway, the stamp set was issued in 18 February 1988. Post Office official FDC, postmarked with the Salvation Army Crest. Standard postmark, cancelled in Oslo. This cover is signed by the designer Knut Løkke Sørensen!!
This month’s prospect: Rare cover with this stamp set, used on the Swiss Stamps Day in 1958. Italian special postmark: “Giornata del Francobollo” (Stamps day). Cancelled 07.11.1958 (not FDC). Cachet picture: Tag der briefmarke – Giornata del Francobollo. Stamps: The Swiss anniversary set: SG 587 – 590. The Salvation Army bonnet is pictured on the SG 590 and commemorates the SA’s 75th anniversary in Switzerland.