Eagle/Globe and Aviation Pioneers Airmail Issues

Third Reich Postage Stamps

On 21 January 1934, the Third Reich issued this series of airmail issues.

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Watermark 4
Swastikas

The 2 M issue features aviation pioneer Otto Lilienthal, while the 3 M issue features Ferdinand von Zeppelin.

The “x” values have vertical rippled gum, and the “y” values have horizontally rippled gum.