Rhodesia

Ref: K3595
  • £65.00

1942 censored envelope to the USA with two 1½d's cancelled MISSION SIDING, NORTHERN RHODESIA, 4 FEB 42. A 'PASSED BY CENSOR 2' cachet is at the lower left, with the letters 'AS' missing in 'PASSED'. Mission Siding post office opened in 1926 but was renamed Chisekesi Siding in 1944. Dann rated this cancellation as 'rare' on cover.