HM The Queens Birthday Parade - Trooping The Colour 2017 - GOC signed

The British Forces Philatelic Service, in partnership with the Household Division Charity, will again be producing the official commemorative cover to mark Trooping the Colour at Her Majesty The Queen’s Birthday Parade.

This majestic cover bears an image that shows all the ‘Pomp and Ceremony’ that can be seen during this historic parade. The cover will bear a 1st class stamp, cancelled using a unique British Forces Postal Service special handstamp No. 3204. The Colour will be trooped by the 1st Battalion Irish Guards and the cancellation features their regimental capstar.

The cover comes with an information insert and these will be presented in a cellophane sleeve to create a high quality souvenir to mark the event.

This covers has been signed by Major General BJ Bathurst CBE, Major General Commanding the Household Division.

You can also order the covers by post by sending a cheque (payable to ‘BFPS CIC’) to BFPS The Old Post Office Links Place Elie Fife KY9 1AX.

Details

ID:
CC 57A
BFPS No:
3204
Issue date:
17 June 2017
Category:
Army
Period:
Post WW2
Is signed:
Yes
Has insert:
Yes

BFPS_3205_Queens_Birthday_Parade_2017_SHS

BFPS_3204_Queens_Birthday_Parade_2017_SHS

BFPS special handstamp