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President's Message for 2021

NEW: Our President's 2021 message to the membership of the MPHS

This web page contains some recent news items from the Military Postal History Society. We are currently emphasizing renewal of membership for calendar year 2021. Many of these news items should be of great interest to members. [5 January 2021].

NEW: Auction #218, Closing February 28, 2021 Lot Listings Now Available

NOTE: Our Auction Manager needs material for the next auction (219). Please contact Kelly Horn at:


New Bulletin (First 2021 issue) See: Bulletin Locations Page for downloads. (Your recent email message from the Society will contain the new password to use).

It's Membership Renewal Time!

Renewal information is available in the 2021 Renewal page.

Bulletin "Staging Area" Created Your Editor and Webmaster have created a new place to pre-view upcoming Bulletin articles. See: the "staging area" for the articles currently available for your viewing. This area can be entered using the same password associated with the electronic version of the latest Bulletin. We hope you enjoy your "sneak peek" at upcoming articles, and that you will provide your feedback regarding the content of these articles.

CHICAGOPEX 2020 Has Been Cancelled See the President's Message regarding upcoming elections, the Bulletin, as well as the 2020 Slate of Officers proposed by the Nominating Comittee. (his message was written before the cancellation of the exhibition) [Note that the online information for CHICAGOPEX 2020 is now out of date. (Our Society was planning to hold our annual meeting at this event.)]

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

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


Member Articles from the 2012 APS Magazine The MPHS provided feature articles for the American Philatelist issue for April 2012.

New Educational and Research Materials: We are proud to add Harold Krische's presentation to our website The Ninoshima Exhibition, 1914-20, along with Tom Pratuch's exhibit Papal States: Military Mail of the Papal States. These, and all of the presentations, articles, and exhibits can be reached from the research and educational materials web page.

Books Published by the MPHS are now available for purchase from the APS. Each book is described in more detail at: the Book Description web page set.

Ed Dubin and Al Kugel published an extensive 33-page article on America's involvement in the First World War. This appeared in the AP magazine, the primary publication of the American Philatelic Society.

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Updated 5 January 2021