During the summer of 1940, with much of Europe crushed by Hitler’s Nazi forces. The Royal Air force valiantly fought against the onslaught of the Luftwaffe, the German air force. The pilots, the ldquo;few”, have been rightly recognized ever since, but there were many others, from the ground crew to the operations rooms staff to those in the aircraft factories, who all played a vital part in defending the country during the Battle of Britain.
This 75th Anniversary of the Battle of Britain Miniature Sheet Stamp Cover features the six special stamps, cancelled with a custom Battle of Britain, Biggin Hill postmark dated 16th July 2015. The six special stamps included are
This cover has been flown on a memorial flight organised from RAF Coningsby and has a pictorial spitfire carried cachet. For anyone with an interest in aviation, the RAF Centenary range contains plenty of collectible items that are perfect for anyone with an interest in starting a collection. They are all available with next working day delivery on the Post Office Shop.
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