FPB24. 30th Anniversary of SHAPE moving to Mons


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BFPS No: 2548 Date of issue: 6/6/1997 SKU: FPB24 Category: Tags: ,


This commemorative cover was issued to raise funds for the rebuilding of the RAF’s Association home at Sussexdown.

The artwork shows the SHAPE headquarters at Mons, in Belgium. At the bottom is the SHAPE emblem. To the top right is the emblem of Mons.

The cover has been flown in a USA Army helicopter carrying General George A. Joulwan, Supreme Allied Commander Europe on a duty journey from SHAPE, Casteau and return.

A 26p “Anne Boleyn” commemorative stamp has been cancelled by the Unique BFPS 2548 Special Handstamp.