1949 Pretoria South Africa to British Army Redirected Zone Postal Depot Cover
Air Mail cover franked South Africa 1 shilling cancelled PRETORIA 29 VIII 1949 datestamp (immediately after Berlin air lift) and addressed to Germany.
Redirected at least twice, with what appears initial label lifted, further label applied (can not read initial address). Label shows part addresses:
RS/11/G15 and red
159 Relief Section EBSRA Commision BAOR 13
(Tied Field Post Office 359 - used BAOR)
To reverse multiple datestamps including:
- machine Army Post Office 432
- Zone Postal depot 11
- Field Post Office 359
- Field Post Office 521
- Field Post Office 307
Scarce cover - multiple BAOR datestamps in 1949 immediately after the Berlin Airlift - see faults.
Condition as shown -edge faults (especially top), label lifted, some rear flap damage