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Lot No. 827

Auction No. 29
Category Airmails - Australia
Est. $250
Status Archived



1940 (22nd Jan) Bali to Australia by KNILM. Lockheed Electra flying from Batavia to Sydney crashed in the sea of Djambaran breaking in two. 5 passengers & 3 crew were killed. "RECOVERED FROM LOST FLYING BOAT" cachet applied in black beneath address with adhesive still affixed & tied by Tandjong Priok cds. AAMC 888, Cat. $350+


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