From 26 January-25 April 1945, Feldpost cards bearing the coat of arms of the Teutonic Knights were used in East Prussia. Four major designs exist, with numerous varieties.
In April 1945, this airmail stamp was issued for use by German forces encircled in the Ruhr Pocket.
In March 1945, the 1944 parcel admission stamp (MiNr 4) was bisected for use as an airmail admission stamp by troops isolated in Kurland.
In order to control the amount of parcels being shipped, he required parcels to have postage in the amount of 20 Pf and a parcel permission stamp.
Beginning in March 1945, the Hela U-Boat Issue was printed by the Division’s mapping unit.
On occasion during the period in which the Afrika Korps was in North Africa, letters outbound to Germany were stamped with privately produced decorative designed commemorating the Afrika Korps.