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Lot No. 1734

Auction No. 26
Category Pre-decimal
    Australia
Est. $40
Status Auction Pending

 

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1948 (20th Apr) "H.M.A. Frigate "Barcoo", driven ashore at West Beach by a hurricane on 11th April, 1948. Refloated 4.20pm 20th April, 1948" Arthur Bergen commem cover with "This letter was despatched from the frigate while stranded" & "H.M.A. SHIPS H.M.A.S. "BARCOO" cachets. VG cond & a rarely seen Bergen.

 

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