Maritime Topics on Stamps

June / July Stamps 2019

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GB
Great Britain, a se-tenant of eight stamps, "curious customs". Among them this stamp with a fire festival celebrating Shetland’s Viking heritage, held in Lerwick, Scotland.


Argentina
Argentina, a sheet with two stamps with the icebreaker A.R.A. "Almirante Irizar".


Australia
Australia, a sheet with three stamps, environmentally friendly fishing.


Chile
Chile
Chile
Chile, a se-tenant of 5 stamps, 200 years Navy. Top left capture of the "Esmeralda" and right above the fleet around 1818.
In the middle left the fleet around 2018 and naval personnel.
On the left the text of the anthem of the Chilean Navy.


Cuba, a set of six stamps, transport and service for tourism.
Among them this maritime stamp with a catamaran.
Cuba


Monaco
Monaco, a single stamp for 100 years of Mediterranean research of the organization CIESM.
What the abbreviation CIESM means is readable on the stamp.


Monaco, a single stamp for the philatelic exhibition Monaco-Phil in November 2019.
Related stamp named "Egypt, the Ship Mail" will be released on June 20th.
Monaco


Poland
Poland, a single stamp with the sailing training ship "Dar Mlodziezy". The ship undertakes one World trip to 100 years of independence from Poland.
With the Treaty of Versailles, Poland regained its independence in 1918.


NZ
New Zealand, a souvenir sheet with eight stamps. Shown is the legend of Kupe, the great Navigator from Polynesia.


Man
Man
Man
Man
Man
Isle of Man, a set of 8 stamps and a souvenir sheet to 75 years D-Day.
Landing of the Allies in World War II in / at Normandy.
That was on June 6, 1944.


D-Day
Great Britain, a souvenir sheet with five stamps, 75th anniversary of the Normandy Landings.


D-Day
D-Day
Great Britain, a se-tenant with six stamps, 75th anniversary of the D-Day. Both maritime stamps below enlarged.


D-Day
Alderney, a set with six stamps, 75th anniversary of the D-Day.
Here we see two stamps with maritime pictures.


Marshall
Marshall Islands, a sheet with five stamps, 100 years of camouflage painting on ships in World War I.

The stamps are shown enlarged below.
Pictured are HMS "Rocksand", RMS "Mauretania", SS "Alloway", USS "West Mahomet" and HMS "Argus".

Marshall
Marshall
Marshall


Marshall
Marshall Islands, another sheet with five stamps, 100 years of camouflage painting on World War I ships.

The stamps are shown enlarged below.
Pictured are FFS "Gloire", RMS "Olympic", USS "Nebraska", USS "West Shore" and USS "K-5".

Marshall
Marshall
Marshall


Switzerland
Switzerland, a se-tenant of two stamps, 150 years of Seelinie and Trajekt (a railway ferry connection).


Hungary, a sheet with six stamps, "ZRINYI 2026".
This is a plan to rebuild the military until 2026.
This maritime stamp shows three naval units.
Hungary


Malaysia
Malaysia, a sheet with two stamps, Melaka and Sarawak with their tourist destinations.
Pictured are local crafts and a replica of an old sailing ship in the Maritime Museum of Melaka (top left).


France
France
France
France
France, a set of ten stamps, lighthouses.
Pictured are Dunkerque and Goury- La Hague, Vierge and Mer de Kereon, Ar Men and Pilier, Chassironn and Codouan, Biarritz and Cap Bear, Cap Camarat and Lavezzi.
On the left the cancellation.


Germany, a single stamp with the lighthouse Campen.
Germany


NL
The Netherlands, three stamps with the lighthouses Ameland, Vlieland and Terschelling.


S. Tome
S. Tome
Sao Tome & Principe, two sheets with five stamps, lighthouses.
Pictured are Rockland Breakwater / USA, Portland Head / USA, Lismore / GB, Choptank River / USA, Fanad Head / Ireland and Lindesnes / Norway.


Ger
Ger
Germany, two individual stamps for the Kiel Week 2019.


Austria
Austria
Austria
Austria
Austria, four individual stamps with Red Cross ships. The USNS "Comfort" (above) and the Benevolence (bottom right).


Guinea
Guinea
Guine Bissau, two sheets with five stamps, icebreaker.
Pictured are the "Sampo", "Polarstern", "Mudyug", "Henry Larsen", "Yamal", "Akademik Fyodorov" and "Nathaniel B. Palmer" ..


Djibouti
Djibouti
Djibouti, two sheets with five stamps, submarines.
Pictured are the "Los Angeles", "Akule Classe", "Skate", "Alfa Classe", "Akula II Classe", "Triton" and again "Alfa Classe".


SL
Further depictions of African dwarf states are not mentioned here.
Here is just a deterring example.
Completely incomprehensible, why these states always celebrate Titanic again and again.
The red "thing" on the left stamp is not a lifeboat, it should be a drifting radio set.
The sheet costs 10.30 Euro at a German dealer!



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