Lot Number: 148

(GB External) Mail from the RFC in France, from the Royal Navy 'Handley Page' Squadron in Luxeil le Bains, processed at 11 Rue Montagne in Paris and flown to Britain. OHMS envelope bearing a large circular 'No 3 Wing' 'Marianne' cachet, a 'Received from H.M.Ship/No Charge to be Raised' cachet (used in France), and the rather rare, if applied on cover, 'Naval Air Service Office' cachet (applied in England). A nice item, ex Newall, see scan.

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Date: 1916, Nov 25
Est. price: £150.00
Category: GB External

Description: Mail from the RFC in France, from the Royal Navy 'Handley Page' Squadron in Luxeil le Bains, processed at 11 Rue Montagne in Paris and flown to Britain. OHMS envelope bearing a large circular 'No 3 Wing' 'Marianne' cachet, a 'Received from H.M.Ship/No Charge to be Raised' cachet (used in France), and the rather rare, if applied on cover, 'Naval Air Service Office' cachet (applied in England). A nice item, ex Newall, see scan.
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