DIGITAL COLLECTIONS


Crete, 1936

  • Digital Collection

2002-039-035a 

Another cover from India to Hampshire was recovered from the SCIPIO crash. The cachet with different wording is boxed and reads: “DAMAGED BY IMMERSION / IN SEA WATER I.S.”, in black, but also seen in blue.  The letter has an indistinguishable postmark but was posted on 16th Aug 1936.