K.u.K. Feldpost overprints on military field stamps from Bosnia Hercegovina

Austro-Hungarian occupation
Fischer 1-21 | Österreichisch-ungarische Feldpost Michel 1-21 | Year of issue 1915

These Austro-Hungarian fieldpost stamps were made by overprinting fieldpost stamps from Bosnia Hercegovina with the portrait of Austrian emperor Franz Jozeph.

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The portrait of Austrian emperor Franz Jozeph

Translations

K.u.K (Kaiserliche und Königliche) Militärpost = Emperial and Royal military post.
K(aiserliche) und K(önigliche) Feldpost = Emperial and Royal field post.
Bosnien Hercegovina = Bosnia Hercegovina.

Glossary

Kaiserliche und Königliche (Emperial and Royal): The Austro-Hungarian empire was ruled by Franz Jozeph who was emperor for Austria and king for Hungary.

Weblinks

Franz Jozeph


Example of a cancellation during Austro-Hungarian occupation
(K.u.K. Etappenpostambt - Dąbrowa in Polen)