Klatchian Foreign Legion

Stamp Description
Brown on Yellow Grenade with K in Oval Frame Scroll Motto OBLIVISCOR KLATCHIAN Yellow on Brown Top FOREIGN LEGION Brown on Hatch Field WINCANTON bordered by Camels Profile Inward Brown on Yellow enframed

Notes: Issued to support the fund raising for the Plymouth-Banjul (Gambia) Challenge. The stamps were affixed to envelopes which would be posted from Banjul together with a Gambian stamp. Various stamps were enclosed in the envelope.

Images and Documents
Banjul envelope To raise funds a set of envelopes were prepares. In the end fifty were created and handed to the rally leader. It was intended that on arrival the team would stamp and send back the envelopes. The envelopes contained a short message with typo and various Klatchian Legion stamps.
Backup card When it was known there was a possible problem with the envelopes some cards were sent out. The cards were from the Emporium Discworld Stamps range

 

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EDW0005-Aw
December 2006
62 wide by 96 high
Wincanton 10/2cm
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Differences:       The brown colour is darker and the image not as clear.

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Klatchian Foreign Legion 2
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EDW0005-Bw
December 2006
62 wide by 96 high
Wincanton 10/2cm
General availability

Differences:       The Brown and Yellow are much darker

Copyright 2010-2021 © Discworld Emporium
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Klatchian Foreign Legion 3
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EDW0005-Cw
December 2006
62 wide by 96 high
Wincanton 10/2cm
General availability
Yes: Quick View

Keywords: Klatch Klatchian Foreign Legion Banjul ;

 

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