SUDAN 1896 Cover on active service Dongola Campaign

Stock Code: P190017080

1896 (26 MAY) stampless cover to London, Anley correspondence (with contents), endorsed 'Active Service / No stamps' with sender's name clearly inscribed at upper right, showing fine 'WADI-HALFA / CAMP' despatch cds (31 MAY 96) and boxed 'T' and '2½D / F.B.' tax marks (two strikes, the first crossed through in pencil) on face. Minor envelope blemishes, still fine appearance. [The enclosed letter foretells the major battle of Firket, led by Lord Kitchener, for which the writer, Bimbashi F. Anley, was awarded a bar to his Khedive's Sudan Medal.]


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SUDAN 1896 Cover on active service Dongola Campaign - £295.00


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