Detail: Lot 629

Lot No: 629
Date: 1934, Dec 5
Est. price: £75.00
Category: Uganda

Description: Kampala to Sydney, bs 21/12, via Cairo 10/12, 2, official 'Kangaroo' cover franked 1/- & 60c, first acceptance of African 'all the way' airmail for Australia for carriage on the Imperial Airways African service to Cairo 10/12 transit cds, to connect with the first extension of the IA/ITCA/Qantas service from Singapore to Brisbane. Addressed to, and correctly franked for, Rambang, NEI, but overflown to Sydney. Scarce.

Bid:
(Uganda) Kampala to Sydney, bs 21/12, via Cairo 10/12, 2,  official 'Kangaroo' cover franked 1/-  & 60c, first acceptance of African 'all the way' airmail for Australia for carriage on the Imperial Airways African service to Cairo 10/12 transit cds, to connect with the first extension of the IA/ITCA/Qantas service from Singapore to Brisbane. Addressed to, and correctly franked for, Rambang, NEI, but overflown to Sydney. Scarce.
(Uganda) Kampala to Sydney, bs 21/12, via Cairo 10/12, 2,  official 'Kangaroo' cover franked 1/-  & 60c, first acceptance of African 'all the way' airmail for Australia for carriage on the Imperial Airways African service to Cairo 10/12 transit cds, to connect with the first extension of the IA/ITCA/Qantas service from Singapore to Brisbane. Addressed to, and correctly franked for, Rambang, NEI, but overflown to Sydney. Scarce.