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  Indochina
Indochina, or French Indochina was a federation of French colonies and protectorates in south-east Asia.
Indochina was formed in 1887 of these states, with the exception of Laos, which was added only in 1893.
The postage stamps of Indochina begin on May 16, 1886, with the overprinting of "5" or "5 C. CH." on the generic stamps of the French Colonies[?], for use in Cochin China (mainly Saigon).
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 Postage stamp separation - Encyclopedia Glossary Meaning Explanation Postage stamp separation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Imperforate stamps have been issued occasionally since then, either because separation equipment was temporarily unavailable (in newborn nations for instance), or to makers of automatic stamp vending equipment (the United States did this in the 1900s and 1910s), as novelties for stamp collectors (particularly when stamps are issued in souvenir sheets), or as errors.
The finest gauge ever used is 18 on stamps of the Malay States in the early 1950s, and the coarsest is 2, seen on the 1891 stamps of Bhopal.
Stamps that are perforated on one pair of opposite sides and imperforate on the other have most often been produced in coils instead of sheets, but they can sometimes come from booklet panes.
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 Postage stamps and postal history of Indochina - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The postage stamps of French Indochina begin on May 16, 1886, with the overprinting of "5" or "5 C. CH." on the generic stamps of the French Colonies, for use in Cochin China (mainly Saigon).
Sets featuring local sights appeared in 1927 and 1931, and one in 1936 depicting the various native emperors and kings in Indochina, followed by a variety of commemoratives honoring notable figures, up to a last airmail issue June 13, 1949, which was issued in only small numbers due to the growing rebellion.
A number of the 1940s issues were later overprinted and used by the Viet Minh; see the postage stamps and postal history of Vietnam.
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 Indochina   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Indochina, or French Indochina, was a federation of French colonies and protectorates in south-east Asia, part of the French colonial empire.
Indochina was formed in October 1887 from Annam, Tonkin, Cochin China, and the Khmer Republic; Laos was added in 1893.
While the political definition of Indochina includes only the states of French Indochina, the geographical definition includes Thailand and Burma.
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 French Indochina - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
French Indochina was a federation of French colonies and protectorates in Southeast Asia, part of the French colonial empire.
French Indochina was formed in October 1887 from Annam, Tonkin, Cochin China, and the Kingdom of Cambodia; Laos was added in 1893.
Immediately this allowed Japan better access to China in the Sino-Japanese War, against the forces of Chiang Kai-shek, but it was also part of Japan's strategy of domination of the Pacific Ocean, helped greatly by the success of its ally Germany in defeating Pacific powers the Netherlands (see Dutch East Indies) and France.
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 STAMPS AND POSTAL HISTORY OF AUSTRIA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
The postage stamp issues of Austria began on June 1, 1850 with a series of imperforate typographed stamps featuring the coat of arms.
New stamps were printed also, featuring numerals (for the low values), a field crossed by telegraph wires, a white-shouldered eagle, and a church of the Minorite Friars.
In January 1919 the Italians issued overprinted stamps for all of the occupied territories, the overprint consisting of, for instance, '5 / centesimi / di corona'.
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The story of postage stamps and postal history of Afghanistan begins with Sher Ali, who established a postal service in the 1860s as part of a program of modernization in the 'Kingdom of Kabul'.
Beginning in 1924, each year at least one stamp was issued in February to commemorate independence, a pattern that heald steady, with some omissions, until the 1960s.
The Afghan stamps of the 1930s and 1940s are rather plain affairs, mostly typographed, with large blank spaces in the design.
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 Encyclopedia: Indochina   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Indochina, or the Indochinese Peninsula, is a large peninsula in Southeast Asia.
Map of Peninsular Malaysia Peninsular Malaysia (or Semenanjung Malaysia in the Malay language) is the part of Malaysia which lies on the Malay Peninsula, and shares a land border with Thailand in the north.
Theravada (Pali; Sanskrit: Sthaviravada) is one of the eighteen (or twenty) Nikāya schools that formed early in the history of Buddhism.
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 Indochina
First Indochina War The First Indochina War was when Vo Nguyen Giap's forces with devastating losses.
Indochina Indochina, or French Indochina, was a Cambodia).
Indochina War The Indochina War refers generally to the almost thirty year war in Laos.
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 French Indochina   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Immediately this allowed Japan better access to China in the Sino-Japanese War (1937-1945), against the forces of Chiang Kai-shek, but it was also part of Japan's strategy of domination of the Pacific Ocean, helped greatly by the success of its ally Germany in defeating Pacific powers the Netherlands (see Dutch East Indies) and France.
On March 9, 1945, with France liberated, Germany in retreat, and the United States ascendant in the Pacific, Japan decided to take complete control of French Indochina.
French Indochina (Tonkin, Cochin China, Annam, Laos, Colonial Cambodia)
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 info: FRENCH INDOCHINA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Air War over French Indochina - Covers the aircraft used during the Indochina War, with a particular focus on modelling..
Indo : Wargaming the First Indochina War, 1945-1954 - Detailed history of the French Indochina war, including accounts of the rise of the Vietminh..
Indochina - Describes French naval air operations during the Indochina War..
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Postage stamps and postal history of the Falkland Islands
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 FRENCH INDOCHINA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Vietnam 60 years on - liberty, equality and fraternity as embodied in the French revolution of 1791 being part of French Indochina since 1887, Ho Chi Minh's forces finally defeated the French in 1954 and.
Navigating the winding path to republic - September 2, 1946, the foreign forces of the French and British in the South and of the Chinese Noi,' and 'to reoccupy Viet Nam and Indochina.' From this action came.
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Stamps and Collectibles of SE Asia and the World
Stamp Atlas Vietnam - Brief history of stamp issuing entities
Coins and Banknotes of Vietnam and French Indochina
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 Indochina   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Indochina, or French Indochina, was a federation of French colonies and protectorate s in south-east Asia, part of the French colonial empire.
France assumed sovereignty over Annam and Tonkin after the Franco-Chinese War (1884 - 1885).
The Japanese kept power until the news of their government's surrender came though in August, after the atomic bomb s were dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
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 Francobolli e storia postale del Indochina   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
I francobolli del Indochina cominciano maggio su 16, 1886, con la sovra-impressione "di 5" o "di 5 il C. CH." sui bolli generici delle colonie francesi, per uso in Cochin Cina (pricipalmente Saigon).
In 1892 i primi bolli normali del Indochina si sono pubblicati come componente della serie standard di commercio e di navigazione usata dalle altre colonie ed
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