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Somalia. Special air rate for Forces Mail cover sent from "MOGHADISHU R." on 12/12/1947 to Cape Town, Sout Africa. The EEF stamp of 2 penny was used only to pay the air mail fees, since the letter was enjoying free of postage, attested by the oval seal with the date of the 5th Battalion of "The King's African Rifles". NICE AND SCARCE RATE.
Somalia. Incoming air cover, originally shipped from Hamilton, England on 16/12/1947, right franked 5p for air shipping to Italy. The cover arrived in Ferrara on 20/12/1947 (back cancel) was delivered to the recipient's family. Since he moved meanwhile in Somalia, a family member takes care to resend the letter to its destination SAIS (Societa Agricola Italo Somali) in Mogadishu. VERY RARE, PROBAB...LY UNIQUE KNOWN LETTER WITH 100 lire RESEND IN SOMALIA. read more
Somalia. Domestic special air rate for Italian Military support of AFIS. Sent from a Corporal Major of the armored cars patrol based in Galcaio on 9/2/1956 a very small garrison. The cover was addressed to a Capt. of armoured squadron based in Mogadiscio (back cancel on 13/2/1956). Cover small trimmed at the top. SCARCE RATE AND CANCEL USED FROM A SMALL VILLAGE.
|€ 120||€ 120|
Somalia. Air letter stationery of 60ct sent from CHISIMAIO on 15/4/1957 to Italy (Mogadiscio back transit on 17/4/57 and arrive cds on 22/4/57). Interesting letter from the wife of a senior Italian official about life in Somalia, the weekly airplane flight from Italy and letter rate for Somalia. INTERESTING.
|€ 30||€ 30|
Somalia. Air letter stationery of 60ct sent from Mogadiscio on 18/4/1963 to Italy. Interesting letter inside. VERY NICE.
|€ 25||€ 25|
Somalia. Censured air letter of 60 ct of Somalis, sent from Baidoa on 7/2/1966 to Egypt. Arrived in Heliopolis on 12/2/1966. SCARCE CANCEL OF ITALIAN AFIS ORIGIN.
|€ 30||€ 30|
Somalia. Postcard circular in shape "A girl with Somalitas bananas" sent from Mogadiscio on 6/3/1974 to Rome, Italy. VERY NICE POSTCARD.
|€ 40||€ 40|