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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 #213 Lot Listing Now Available

Auction #213, Closing February 25, 2019

Armistice Special Issue Available -- the final Bulletin issue of 2018 is now available. This is a blockbuster of an issue, a full 76 pages of excellent articles and illustrations. 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.

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 Editor, 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: 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.

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