Convention of the European Postal Union

Third Reich Postage Stamps

On 19 October 1942, the Third Reich issued this stamp to commemorate the signing of the Convention of the European Post Office and Telecommunications Union.

These stamps are the European Postal Congress issues overprinted “19. Okt. 1942”.

The copy of MiNr 823 shown above contains plate flaw I.

Plate Flaw I -- "N" connected to "1"

MiNr 823 Plate Flaw I — “N” connected to “1”