Detail : Lot 182

Lot No: 182
Date: 1931, Feb 27
Est. price: £30.00
Category: GB External

Description: F/F London to Entebbe, bs 7/3, carried on IAW Africa service flight AS1, by City of Athens to Alexandria, City of Wellington to Port Bell, plain cover correctly rated 7d, addressed to CAPT. PITMAN. Charles Robert Senhouse Pitman,1890-1975 fought in WWI, in Mesopotamia (where he was awarded the DSO and MC), and in Egypt and France. Appointed Game Warden of the Uganda Protectorate 1924-1951 becoming a noted conservationist and regarded as the WORLD AUTHORITY ON BIG GAME HUNTING (Wikipedia). An historical first flight with significant colonial and social interest. Few faint tone spots

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(GB External) F/F London to Entebbe, bs 7/3, carried on IAW Africa service flight AS1, by City of Athens to Alexandria, City of Wellington to Port Bell, plain cover correctly rated 7d, addressed to CAPT. PITMAN. Charles Robert Senhouse Pitman,1890-1975 fought in WWI, in Mesopotamia (where he was awarded the DSO and MC), and in Egypt and France. Appointed Game Warden of the Uganda Protectorate 1924-1951 becoming a noted conservationist and regarded as the WORLD AUTHORITY ON BIG GAME HUNTING (Wikipedia). An historical first flight with significant colonial and social interest. Few faint tone spots
(GB External) F/F London to Entebbe, bs 7/3, carried on IAW Africa service flight AS1, by City of Athens to Alexandria, City of Wellington to Port Bell, plain cover correctly rated 7d, addressed to CAPT. PITMAN. Charles Robert Senhouse Pitman,1890-1975 fought in WWI, in Mesopotamia (where he was awarded the DSO and MC), and in Egypt and France. Appointed Game Warden of the Uganda Protectorate 1924-1951 becoming a noted conservationist and regarded as the WORLD AUTHORITY ON BIG GAME HUNTING (Wikipedia). An historical first flight with significant colonial and social interest. Few faint tone spots