FPB04. The Gordon Boys School Centenary


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BFPS No: 1885 Date of issue: 26/1/1985 SKU: FPB04 Category: Tags: , ,


Commissioned to commemorate the Centenary of the Gordon Boys’ School. This school was established to become a national memorial for the Late General CG Gordon.

The cover’s artwork shows the last minutes of General Gordon, at Khartoum, as the troops of the Mahdi close in.

A 17ᵖ “Nigerian Clinic” commemorative stamp has been cancelled by the BFPS 1885 special handstamp