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Japanese Occupation

1942 – 1945

 

 

   

   

 

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Commercial & First Day Covers

 

 

Scott #s N1 – N39

Regular Stamps

1942 - 1945

 

 

 

JAPRS-01

 

JAPRS-02

 

JAPRS-03

 

 

JAPRS-01

Scott # N10-N11 – First Day Cover cancelled with ‘Manila – 23 Jan 1943’ Circular Date Cancel. Purple Rectangular censor chop on left and blue-green circular handstamp cachet in centre. Nice University of Santo Tomas Cachet on top left (unusual) Addressed cover. Nice.

SOLD

JAPRS-02

Scott # N28 – First Day Cover cancelled with ‘Manila – 20 Jun 1943’ Circular Date Cancel. Purple Rectangular censor chop and blue-green circular handstamp cachet on left. Addressed cover. Generally fine condition.

$3.00

JAPRS-03

Scott # N9 – Commemorative Cover tied with ‘Manila No. 1 - 2 Jan 1943’ Circular Date Stamp. Blue Rectangular ‘First Anniversary of the Occupation of Manila by the Imperial Japanese Forces’ Slogan on top left. Purple Rectangular censor chop in centre. Addressed cover. Very minor toning on edges, otherwise generally fine condition.

SOLD

 

 

 

JAPRS-04

 

JAPRS-05

 

JAPRS-06

 

 

JAPRS-04

Scott # N35-N36 – First Day Cover cancelled with ‘Manila – 7 May 1944’ Circular Date Cancel. Blue Circular Handstamp Cachet on left. Very minor foxing around stamps otherwise a nice looking cover.

$2.00

JAPRS-05

Scott # N32a-N34a – First Day Cover cancelled with ‘Manila – 17 April 1944’ Circular Date Cancel. No Cachet. Addressed cover in very fine and clean condition.

$2.00

JAPRS-06

Scott # N32-N34 – First Day Cover cancelled with ‘Manila – 17 Feb 1944’ Circular Date Cancel. Beautiful printed cachet on left with additional purple handstamp cachet in centre. Very colourful cover and scarcely seen as such. Odd tone spots noted for accuracy.

SOLD

 

 

 

JAPRS-07

 

JAPRS-08

 

JAPRS-09

 

 

JAPRS-07

Scott # N32-N34 – First Day Cover cancelled with ‘Manila – 17 Feb 1944’ Circular Date Cancel. Beautiful printed cachet on left with additional purple handstamp cachet in centre. Very colourful cover and scarcely seen as such. Odd tone spots noted for accuracy.

SOLD

JAPRS-08

Scott # N29-N31 – First Day Cover cancelled with ‘Manila – 14 Oct 1943’ Circular Date Cancel. Ornate L.R. Aguinaldo & Co return label on top left. No Cachet. Very clean and fresh overall appearance. Scarce so fine.

$5.00

JAPRS-09

Scott # N6 – Commemorative Cover cancelled with ‘Constitution Day – 7 Sep 1944 – Manila’ Circular Date Cancel. Addressed to Manila. Very minor perf toning noted for accuracy, otherwise a nice looking cover.

$1.50

 

 

 

JAPRS-10

 

JAPRS-11

 

JAPRS-12

 

 

JAPRS-10

Scott # N26-N27 – First Day Cover cancelled with Blue-Green special cancel, dated ‘7 May 1943’. Purple rectangular censor chop in centre. Toning noted. Average condition.

SOLD

JAPRS-11

Scott # N12 (x2), N13-N14, N34 – Registered cover addressed to Manila with stamps tied by two black rectangular boxed ‘Manila – 1 Jun 1944’ Registration cancels. A third boxed registration cancel in purple below (different type). Clean cover overall. Nice.

SOLD

JAPRS-12

Scott # N12, N33a (pair) – Registered cover addressed to Manila with stamps tied by two black rectangular boxed ‘Manila – 1 Jun 1944’ Registration cancels. A third boxed registration cancel in purple below (different type). Clean cover overall. Lovely looking cover.

SOLD

 

 

 

JAPRS-13

 

JAPRS-14

 

JAPRS-15

 

 

JAPRS-13

Scott # N15, N17 (x2) – Registered cover addressed to Baguio City with stamps tied by black rectangular boxed ‘Manila – 1 Jun 1944’ Registration cancel. Additional boxed registration cancel in purple on left side (different type). Further purple rectangular boxed ‘Baguio – 5 Jun 1944’ registration cancel on reverse. Very fine and scarce destination.

SOLD

JAPRS-14

Scott # N15, N20 – Registered cover addressed to Baguio City with stamps tied by black rectangular boxed ‘Manila – 1 Jun 1944’ Registration cancel. Additional boxed registration cancel in purple on left side (different type). Further purple rectangular boxed ‘Baguio – 5 Jun 1944’ registration cancel on reverse. Very fine and scarce destination

SOLD

JAPRS-15

Scott # N20-N22 – Addressed First Day Cover to Manila tied with ‘Manila – 16 Aug 1943’ Circular Date Cancel. Minor wrinkling on cover, common for this period. Clean.

$2.00

 

 

 

JAPRS-16

 

JAPRS-17

 

JAPRS-18

 

 

JAPRS-16

Scott # N12, N14, N23 – Addressed cover to Manila with stamps tied by ‘Manila – 7 Jun 1943’ Circular Date Cancel. Purple rectangular censor chop in centre. Very minor tone marks noted for accuracy. Decent looking cover.

$2.00

JAPRS-17

Scott # N12, N14 – Cover to Manila with stamps tied by ‘Manila – 7 Jun 1943 – You’re your Mail Early’ slogan cancel. Purple rectangular censor chop below. Generally fine and a nice looking cover overall.

$2.50

JAPRS-18

Scott # N12, N15 – Commemorative cover with stamps tied with ‘Republic of the Philippines – 3rd Anniversary GEAWAR – 12-8-44 – Manila’ Circular Cancel. Minor crease on top and odd tone spot noted for accuracy. Interesting cover.

$2.00

 

 

 

JAPRS-19

 

JAPRS-20

 

JAPRS-15

 

 

JAPRS-19

Scott # N15 – Commemorative cover with stamp tied with ‘Republic of the Philippines – 3rd Anniversary GEAWAR – 12-8-44 – Manila’ Circular Cancel. Stamp positioned on top right corner. Pen amendments on the description on bottom of cover. Nice looking cover.

$1.50

JAPRS-20

Scott # N6, N12 (B/4) – Commemorative cover with stamps tied with ‘Constitution Day – 7 Sep 1944 – Manila’ Circular Cancel. Addressed to Manila. Generally fine to very fine. Striking cover and very appealing.

$2.50

 

 

Scott #s NB1 – NB8

Semi-Postal Stamps

1942 - 1944

 

 

 

JAPSP-01

 

JAPSP-02

 

JAPSP-03

 

 

JAPSP-01

Scott # NB1-NB3 – First Day Cover cancelled with ‘Manila – 12 Nov 1942’ Circular Date Cancel. Purple Rectangular censor chop and circular purple handstamp cachet on left. Addressed cover. Minor toning around some perfs. Minor cover curling, common on these covers.

$15.00

JAPSP-02

Scott # NB5-NB7 – First Day Cover cancelled with ‘Manila – 8 Dec 1943’ Circular Date Cancel. Red handstamp cachet in centre. Addressed cover. Very fine and clean.

$2.50

JAPSP-03

Scott # NB5-NB7 – First Day Cover cancelled with ‘Manila – 8 Dec 1943’ Circular Date Cancels. Beautiful colourful Philippine and Japanese flag cachets on top corners, with additional red handstamp cachet below. Address to Manila. Foxing on cover, does not detract from overall appearance. Very nice and scarce cachet cover.

SOLD

 

 

Scott # NJ1

Postage Due Stamp

1942

 

 

 

 

JAPPD-01

 

USxxx-Cxx

 

USxxx-Cxx

 

 

JAPPD-01

 

 

 

 

Scott #s NO1 – NO7

Official Stamps

1943 - 1944

 

 

JAPOS-01

 

USxxx-Cxx

 

USxxx-Cxx

 

 

JAPOS-01

Scott # NO5-NO7 – First Day Cover cancelled with ‘Manila – 28 Aug 1944 – For Philately’ circular date stamp. Age foxing on cover causing slightly mottled appearance. Addressed cover. Clean stamps and nice cancels.

SOLD

 

 

Pre-Stamped Envelopes

 

 

Scott # NU1

 

 

JAPNU1-01

 

JAPNU1-02

 

JAPNU1-03

 

 

JAPNU1-01

Scott #NU2 – Unused. Very fine and fresh appearance. Lovely looking item. Seldom offered so fine. H&G #IB-2.

SOLD

JAPNU1-02

Scott #NU1 – Unused (With Return Address). Generally fine appearance with very minor wrinkling noted, common for these envelopes. Clean and very presentable. H&G #IB-1.

$2.00

JAPNU1-03

Scott #NU1 – Used (With Return Address). Affixed with Scott #N16, N17-N19 all tied with ‘Manila – 14 Jul 1943’ First Day Cancel. Very clean cover with very minor foxing noted around a couple of the stamps. Interesting cover. H&G #IB-1.

$4.00

 

 

 

JAPNU1-04

 

JAPNU1-05

 

JAPNU1-06

 

 

JAPNU1-04

Scott #NU1 – Used (With Return Address). Affixed with Scott #N10-N11 both tied with ‘Manila – 3 Feb 1945’ circular date stamp. Unaddressed philatelic cover. H&G #IB-1.

$2.00

 

 

 

Scott # NU2

 

 

JAPNU2-01

 

JAPNU2-02

 

JAPNU2-03

 

 

JAPNU2-01

Scott #NU2 – Unused. Very fine and fresh appearance. Gorgeous looking item. Seldom offered so fine. H&G #IB-2.

SOLD

JAPNU2-02

Scott #NU2 – Unused (With Return Address). Minor toning (not evident on scan) otherwise a decent looking cover. Minor creasing noted for accuracy. H&G #IB-2.

$2.00

JAPNU2-03

Scott #NU2 – Used. Affixed with Scott #N34 and tied with ‘Manila 17 Feb 1944’ First Day Cancel. Very nice printed cachet on left plus purple handstamp cachet in centre. Not a common layout and seldom seen type for this cover. Generally fine. H&G #IB-2.

$4.00

 

 

 

JAPNU2-04

 

JAPNU2-05

 

JAPNU2-06

 

 

JAPEN-08

Scott #NU2 – Used. Cancelled with ‘Manila – 17 Feb 1944 – Post Your Mail Early’ Slogan cancel. Toning noted on front . Hard to find used. H&G #IB-2.

$7.50

JAPEN-09

Scott #NU2 – Used. Affixed with Scott #N32-N34 and tied with ‘Manila – 17 Feb 1944’ First Day Cancel. Purple Handstamp Slogan on left. Average condition. H&G #IB-2.

$2.50

 

 

Postal Cards

 

 

Scott # NUX2

 

 

JAPNUX2-01

 

JAPNUX2-02

 

JAPNUX2-03

 

 

JAPNUX2-01

Scott #NUX2. Unused. Clean cover and in good overall condition. Nice looking card.

H&G #I-2.

$3.00

JAPNUX2-02

Scott #NUX2. Used. Affixed with Scott #N32-N34 all tied with ‘Manila – 17 Feb 1944’ First Day Cancel. Purple handstamp Cachet in centre. Hinge marks on reverse, not affecting front of card. Slight foxing otherwise a nice combination card. H&G #I-2.

$1.50

 

 

Scott # NUX3

 

 

JAPNUX3-01

 

JAPNUX3-02

 

JAPNUX3-03

 

 

JAPNUX3-01

Scott #NUX3. Used. Addressed card to Manila with ‘Constitution Day – 7 Sep 1944 – Manila’ commemorative cancel. Minor corner bends, common for these cards. H&G #I-3.

$1.00

JAPNUX3-02

Scott #NUX3. Used. Affixed with Scott #N6 on addressed card to Manila with ‘Constitution Day – 7 Sep 1944 – Manila’ commemorative cancel (also tying stamp). Clean and fine condition. H&G #I-3.

$1.50

JAPNUX3-03

Scott #NUX3. Used. Addressed card to Manila cancelled with ‘Manila – 3 Feb 1945 – Post Your Mail Early’ Slogan cancel. Purple handstamp cachet commemorating ‘V-Day’, the last day of Japanese Occupation. Minor horizontal fold on top. Clean card. H&G #I-3.

$1.50

 

 

 

JAPNUX3-04

 

JAPNUX3-05

 

JAPNUX3-06

 

 

JAPNUX3-04

Scott #NUX3. Used. Affixed with Scott #N1, N32, N32a, all tied with large blue ‘Kapariz – 19 Jun 1944’ slogan cancel. Purple rectangular boxed ‘83rd Anniversary of the birth of Dr Jose Rizal’ along side. Printed on reverse with picture of Rizal’s Birthplace and ‘Ultimo Adios’ address. Minor crease on bottom corner, otherwise fine condition for this card. H&G #I-3.

$7.50

JAPNUX3-05

Scott #NUX3. Used. Affixed with Scott #N6 on addressed card to Manila with ‘Constitution Day – 7 Sep 1944 – Manila’ commemorative cancel (also tying stamp). Clean and fine condition. H&G #I-3.

$1.50

JAPNUX3-06

Scott #NUX3. Used. Affixed with Scott #NB5-NB7 all tied with ‘Manila – 8 Dec 1943’  First Day Cancel. Magenta handstamp slogan on left. Minor tone spots noted but not detracting from overall appearance. Nice looking card. H&G #I-3.

$1.50

 

 

 

JAPNUX3-07

 

JAPNUX3-08

 

JAPNUX3-09

 

 

JAPNUX3-07

Scott #NUX3. Used. Affixed with Scott #N35-N36 and tied with ‘Manila – 7 May 1944’ First Day Cancel. Blue ‘Bataan – Corregidor’ circular handstamp cachet on left. Very clean card for this period. H&G #I-3.

$2.50

JAPNUX3-08

Scott #NUX3. Used. Affixed with Scott #NB5-NB7 all tied with ‘Manila – 8 Dec 1943’  First Day Cancel. Magenta handstamp slogan on left. Clean card for this period. H&G #I-3.

$2.00

 

 

Scott # NUZ1

 

 

JAPNUZ1-01

 

 

JAPNUZ1-02

 

 

JAPNUZ1-03

 

 

JAPNUZ1-01

Scott #NUZ1. Unused. One or two very small spots otherwise a very clean and appealing card. Not often seen in such good condition.

$4.50

 

 

Scott # NUZ2

 

 

JAPNUZ2-01

 

JAPNUZ2-02

 

 

JAPNUZ2-03

 

 

JAPNUZ2-01

Scott #NUZ2. Unused. Very minor foxing noted around edges, otherwise a fine looking card. Very appealing.

$1.00

JAPNUZ2-02

Scott #NUZ2. Used. Addressed card to Manila with ‘Manila – 28 Aug 1944 – For Philately’ cancel. Generally fine condition. Return address typed on reverse. H&G #ID-2.

$1.00

 

 

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Last Updated January 18, 2017