Monday, November 26, 2012

1950 War Widows and Disabled Veterans

 Two semi-postal stamps were issued on November 30, 1950 to raise funds for war widows and disabled veterans.

The Stamps

Philippine Wounded Soldier Medal with bust of Gregorio del Pilar
The medal is shown on the 4c +4c stamp and the first day of issue cachet

First Day of Issue Cachet

First Day Covers