Józef Piłsudski and Ignacy Mościcki

Fischer 238-239 | Michel 257-258 | Scott 253 and 255 | Year of issue 1928 | Pre-war Poland

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Józef Piłsudski
Ignacy Mościcki

Glossary

Józef Piłsudski (1867-1935) was the military-political president of Poland. He was marshal of Poland and a key architect of the regaining of independence after World War One. He was the national leader in the late 1920s and 1930s.
Ignacy Mościcki (1867-1946) was president of Poland (1926-1939).

Relevant pages

Fischer 239 was overprinted for three postage due issues between 1934 and 1936

Port Gdańsk horizontal overprint (Fischer 20)
Port Gdańsk vertical overprint (Fischer 22)
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Resources

Józef Piłsudski (Wikipedia)
Ignacy Mościcki