REGISTERED ENVELOPE FROM TURKEY TO UK VIA LIBYA 1945

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2 x GB KGVI 3d violet on 3d registered envelope cancelled 25 August 1945, FPO cds not legible but with registered label for FPO DS 714 (Turkey); MS ‘Air’ in blue crayon; on reverse FPO 518 (Libya), red boxed ‘Passed by Censor 3369’ & arrival cds Newmarket 7 September 1945: to a REME Sargeant. endorsed in MS ‘Silk Stockings 1 pair, value 17/6, weight 1/2 oz’; most unusual and an interesting comment on the time