© 2017 Darrell Drury - Royal Engineers First Day Covers
The Zulu War 1877-1879
Royal Engineer Officers are shown trying to Establish Heliograph communications from Tulega to Fort Ekowe.
Stamps: 28ᵖ "Tennyson in 1856" commemorative, issued 10 March 1992.
Special Hand Stamp: 113th Anniversary of the Relief of Fort Ekowe, 3 APR 92, BFPS 2324, Zulu war shields with crossed spears in the centre.
Cover Reference: JS(AC)59.