South Africa 1918 (Nov 24)

£350.00

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Description

“Make Your Sixpence Fly” first type Aerial Post Card in ultramarine, flown from Johannesburg to Germistan with 1d tied by the Aerial Post c.d.s, addressed to an R.A.F. Lieutenant in London.  Also a fine contemporary real photo of Lt. Gearing near his plane, inscribed on the reverse “Lt. A. H. Gearing R.A.F with the BE2E with which he made the 1918 “Our Day” aerial flights”. (2).