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1946 Cover with Australian Air Force P.O (AFPO) 28 cancels (HML/109)

1946 Cover with Australian Air Force P.O (AFPO) 28 cancels
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1946 Envelope with Australian Air Force P.O (AFPO) 28 cancels with two 1d QE and ½d Kangaroo.

Australian Air Force Post Office (AFPO) 28 was the first Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) post office in Japan. It opened in Bofu in Feb/March 1946. The second datestamp used, as on this cover, was in use from about April 1946. The Bofu office was closed by the end of 1948, or early in 1949, because of the withdrawal to Australia of 76 and 82 RAAF squadrons.

Open on three sides, flap missing, extensive creasing.
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