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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.

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Featured Items

Auction #214 Lot Listing Now Available

Auction #214, Closing April 8, 2019

First 2019 Issue -- of the Bulletin (Winter issue) is now available. Our newsletters just get better and better. Those members who have paid for the electronic copy will receive the necessary password by email. They should go to the Bulletin locations webpage for links to this new issue.

We are proud to add Ravi Vora's presentation to our website. He was a presenter at the Blount Symposium at the National Postal Museum in 2018. His presentation is located at: Ravi Vora's Presentation on Diplomatic and Military Mail at the Versailles Peace Talks.

Educational Resources

Our online resources include: Full-Scale Presentations , Exhibits, and Articles, as well as shorter "Mini-Presentations" of Military Postal History.

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

Society News

Our Society has a new Publications Editor, Thomas Johnston, as well as a new Auction Manager, Roger Santala. BOTH of these Society officers strongly request that you help by providing auction material to Roger and articles for Thomas.

You will find their contact information in the Officers listing for the Military Postal History Society.

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