Red Cross overprints

Fischer 121-124 | Michel 154-157 | Scott B11-B14 | Year of issue 1921 | Pre-war Poland

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Fischer 121
Fischer 122
121
122

Fischer 123
Fischer 124
123
124
Red Cross overprint on Polish Uhlan cavalryman

Glossary

A Uhlan is a light cavalerist armed with a sabre.
The Red Cross is an international Christian organisation that looks after sick and wounded people. Its sign is a red cross on a white background.

Relevant pages

Fisher 96
Fisher 99-101

Resources

Uhlan
Uhlan cavalry
Red Cross (Symbol)