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Lot No. 1039

Auction No. 23
Category First Day Cover
Est. $40
Status Auction Pending



1955 (4th May) 3½d USA Memorial on Royal FDC hand addressed to "Miss V Bullwinkle, Ward 2, R.G. Hospital, Heidelberg West N22". Neat "REPAT G.H. HEIDELBERG VIC" cds. Vivian Bullwinkle was a WWII Australian nurse & the only survivor from the Japanese massacre when 22 other nurses were bayonetted & machine gunned on Radji Beach on Banka Island in Sumatra in 1942.