65th Anniversary of the First Regular British Air Mail RAF FDC
Cover produced for the 65th Anniversary of the first regular British air mail. Cover depicts DH9 overflying the Guildhall in Exeter.
Cover bears full set of Royal Mail stamps cancelled with BFPS 1845 for the 65th Anniversary. Cover has been flown on the first stage of the original route taken in 1919 when the RAF instituted the first UK regular Air Mail from Hendon to Cologne.
Cover has been signed by The Right Worshipful THe Major of Exeter Councillor J E Pollitt BEM and Group Captain J G Saye Officer Commanding RAF Chivenor