Jimmy Cauty CNPD State Holiday and Occupation Day First Day Cover


First Day Cover

Stamped on Day of Issue 3rd May 2006

Envelope measures 23 x 16 cm

The Occupation Day stamps were issued on the former Mayday Bank Holiday, renamed the Cautese State Holiday aka Occupation Day. Print versions of these stamps were also issued, the edition size was always the number of civilians killed to date in the Iraq War.

The CNPD First Day Covers were always sent out to collectors on the First Day of Issue every time a new stamp was released. Copies were also sent to the Prime Minister and Director of the aquarium Steve Lowe.

Envelope features RAF Baghdad Bombing Map, CNPD postmarks, ¬†and a genuine Royal Mail First Class Stamp with a gas mask rubber stamped over the Queen’s face.




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