IRAQ AIRMAIL ENVELOPE TO UK 1942 CENSORED

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Airmail envelope Baghdad to London 21 February 1942, franked with 50 fils & 40 fils with 2(?)stamps apparently lost when censored; inscribed in red crayon ‘West Africa, via PAA AV2’; hexagonal censor cachet ‘Palestine Passed by Censor No H35’ & British censor’s sealing strip PC90 ‘Opened by Examiner 3236’; also a very faint violet boxed cachet; a nice combination despite the faults