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Helgoland (20)


Germany, Federal Republic [DEU]: Information on the Catawiki site about Helgoland (20), 1952.
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Catawiki number: 280495
Category: Postage Stamps
Catawiki stamp number: BRD 15-0
Face value: 20
Country / area: Germany, Federal Republic [DEU]Icon-information
Year: 1952
Month: 09
Day: 06
Collection: 1952 Helgoland (BRD 15)
Stamp number in collection:  
Basic colour: Red
Exact colour: Bright carmine red
Usage: Definitives
Type: Set, Stamp
Theme: Animals (Fauna)Icon-information, Occasion, History, Ships, Steamers, Vehicles, BirdsIcon-information
Geographical themes: Helgoland
Person themes:  
Stamp subject: Hochsee-Fischdampfer vor Helgoland
Michel number: 152
Yvert number: 37
Scott number:  
Stanley Gibbons number:  
Designer/Engraver: Goldammer, A., Schnell, Leon (1888-1961)
Printing office:  
Perforation: Comb perforation 14
Watermark: BP
Luminescence: None
Printing technique: Steel recess
Gum: Gummed
Print run: 5.000.000
Dimensions / diameter: 29 x 23,5 mm
This text has been translated automatically from German. Would you like to see an automatic translation?
Rückgabe von Helgoland
Bis 1952 blieb Helgoland militärisches Sperrgebiet und Bombenabwurfplatz für die britische Luftwaffe. Während dieser Zeit nannten britische Soldaten die Insel zynisch Hell-go-land (das Land, das zur Hölle geht).
Die Briten gaben am 1. März 1952 Helgoland wieder an die Bundesrepublik Deutschland zurück. Die Bevölkerung erhielt die Erlaubnis, auf ihre Insel zurückzukehren. Bis heute ist der 1. März auf Helgoland ein Feiertag.
Submission date: 17-02-2009 10:50:40
Submitted by: Collect-A-ROM
Last updated on: 25-01-2017 12:13:00
Last updated by: tapir
Catawiki Catalogue value
Mint condition/unmounted (**): € 19.00
Unused (*):
Used/cancelled (o): € 8.00
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