RE Series No 40
Date: 27 September 1979
Title: Gibraltar Barracks, Hawley opened 27th September 1979.
Type: Commemorative Cover.
Stamps: 2x Gibraltar issued commemoratives, Bicentenary of the RE's in Gibraltar, 3ᵖ and 5ᵖ, issued 6 March 1972.
Special Handstamp: Corps of RE, Opening Gibraltar Barracks, Hawley, BFPO Gibraltar, BFPS 1659, 27 SEPT 78.
Note: To commemorate the Opening of Gibraltar Barracks two versions of this cover were issued: BFPS 1658 with a 10p Sir Rowland Hill commemorative stamp and BFPS 1659 with 2 x Gibraltese