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About the 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

Auction #215 Lot Listing Now Available See: Auction #215, Closing May 30, 2020

The new 2020 DOUBLE Bulletin issue is now available. This is yet another blockbuster of an issue from the MPHS, a full 76 pages of excellent articles and illustrations. ALL members of the Society have been notified of the necessary password by email, as of March 18, 2020. You should go to the Bulletin locations webpage for links to this new issue.

This new Bulletin has been sent to the printers, but given the current virus outbreak situation in the United States, it is unclear when the printed version will be prepared and mailed.

Our Bulletin Editor needs material for the next super edition.
Please send material to:

Dann Mayo, PO Box 6401, D'Iberville, MS 39540


New Presentation: We are proud to add Harold Krische's presentation to our website. Both Harold and Ravi Vora presented at the Blount Symposium at the National Postal Museum in 2018. Both presentations can be viewed by going to the MPHS Presentations web page.

Our Society's books are now available for purchase from the APS.

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

We are again adding new military-themed holiday cards to our extensive online exhibit. We have more than 600 images available now.

Become a Member of the MPHS

Membership Information can be found here.

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 now has a Secretary, Harold Krische. His assistance with our membership rolls will be most welcome. Please direct all membership issues to him at kjkj4k5k4jkrischefamilyswsj3kj499@shawpo2sudu5868fj.caxswh397979. In addition, we welcome our new Auction Manager, Roger Santala.

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

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