© 2020 Darrell Drury - Royal Engineers First Day Covers
25th Anniversary of the Garrison Church of the Holy Nativity Hameln
Stamps: 9ᵖ "State Coach" commemorative, issued 31 May 1978.
Special Handstamp: 25th Anniversary of the Garrison Church of the Holy Nativity,
Hameln 1953 - 1978, BFPS 1628, 9 OCT 78.
Signed by the Chaplain General.
Pitcairn Islands Harbour Development "Operation Pallium"
Official First day Cover
The RE badge represents the RE involvement in the Harbour Development.
Stamps: 4 x Pitcairn commemoratives: 15ᵖ, 20ᵖ, 30ᵖ and 35ᵖ, issued 18 December 1978.
Special Handstamp: Adamstown Pitcairn Islands, First day Of Issue, 18 De 78, drawing of anchor in centre.
Staff College Demonstration 1980
British Forces Postal Services, North West Europe
RE badge shown in bottom right corner
Stamps: 10½ᵖ "Buckingham Palace" commemorative, issued 7 may 1980.
Circular Date Stamp: Forces Post Office 31, 23 May 80.
Back of envelope, Stamped 13 Postal & Courier Squadron16 May 1980.