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22 November 1923, Kilburn/ London to Baghdad. Ordinary Cover from the 1st acceptance of mail which was announced to the public on 19 November 1923. Route Instruction “Overland Via Haifa” and finked with 6d comprising of 3d postage and 3d Overland Mail surcharge. On reverse arrival postmark BAGHDAD H.O. 2 DEC 23, Transit time 14 days.
The only such cover known.