World War I

Stamps of Poland: German Occupation (1915)

By |October 9th, 2014|

This stamp is part of a set of five stamps of the Germania […]

Map of Southern Russia with Odessa Inset (1920)

By |October 7th, 2014|

This map, published by Harmsworth in 1920, shows Southern Russia and includes an […]

Stamps of Jersey: Great War Centenary (2014)

By |October 1st, 2014|

Jersey Post will issue a set of six stamps, a Miniature Sheet and […]

Stamps of Great Britain: World War One Centenary (2014)

By |August 19th, 2014|

These First World War 1914 centenary stamps represent the six series themes of […]

Stamps of Ascension Island: World War I (2014)

By |August 12th, 2014|

Although at an early stage in its settlement Ascension Island was designated “HMS […]

Map of Yugoslavia (1922-9)

By |July 19th, 2014|

Even then, in 1922, the country was known colloquially as “Jugoslavia” or “Yugoslavia”.

Map of Europe: Locarno Conference (1925)

By |July 10th, 2014|

This map shows Europe after the post World War One Settlement (the Locarno […]

New Zealand: A Sad Story Behind a Cover

By |July 4th, 2014|

Published by kind permission of the author.

Before telling the story behind the fascinating cover illustrated, a description is necessary...

Map of the Battle of the Somme (1916)

By |July 2nd, 2014|

War Tax Stamps – The British Empire’s Effort 1914-1920

By |July 1st, 2014|

There are many stamps issued during World War I, which reflect the momentous events of those years.

Map of Europe (1914)

By |June 30th, 2014|

This is a very useful map for students and postal historians showing Europe […]

Stamps of Serbia: World War One Centenary (2014)

By |June 21st, 2014|

The trigger that started the First World War was the assassination of Archduke […]