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Military Postal History Society

This Society promotes the study of the postal aspects of all wars and military actions of all nations. Our members' interests include soldier campaign covers, patriotics, prisoner-of-war mail, naval mail, occupation and internment covers, picture postcards of a military nature, camp cancels, field post offices, propaganda labels and leaflets, V-mail, censored mail and similar related material.

Featured Items

A number of new short presentations: "small bites" of military postal history, new full-scale military postal history exhibits, and military postal history articles have been posted on the website during 2017 and 2018.

The Military-Related Holiday Card Showcase has been expanded to nearly 600 card images.

See also, an extensive 33-page article by Ed Dubin and Al Kugel on America's involvement in the First World War.

Society News

Our Society has a new Publications Manager, Thomas Johnston, as well as a new Auction Manager, Roger Santala. You will find their contact information in the Officers listing for the Military Postal History Society.

Educational Resources

Our online resources include: Presentations , Exhibits, and Articles. Shorter "Small Bites" of Military Postal History presentations are a new feature of the website.

Members receive the Society Quarterly Bulletin (ISSN 1075-5640). The Society has published several books such as the APO directory.

Society Resources and Information

Society Information

Research and Educational Materials

Society Publications


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