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5 edition of History of the Australian Military Postal Service 1914 - 1950 found in the catalog.

History of the Australian Military Postal Service 1914 - 1950

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Published by Hyperion Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military Science,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages584
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12077944M
    ISBN 101872465609
    ISBN 109781872465609
    OCLC/WorldCa30400210

    Seventeenth century. 31 July - Charles I made the Royal Mail service available to the public for the first time with postage being paid by the recipient. - The General Court of Massachusetts designates the tavern of Richard Fairbanks in Boston as the official repository of overseas mail, making it the first postal establishment in the 13 colonies.


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