Home  (Site index)
Bunker Introduction
Brits in German Service
Oder Front Film 1945
Der Adler
British Free Corps
RAD Photo Album
Living in the past
BFC  Lions and Shields
Alfred Minchin BFC
Blackshirts in Britain
Maria 1943~1944
A mysterious tragedy
Blackshirt  Gallery
 Americans in the W-SS
Wehrmacht in Iraq 1941
Tears, no song of joy
Anneliese van Heck
German visit 1939
SS-Gren. Kinnett 1944
Major Remer 1944
Heinz van Lipzig
Heimat Front pdf Files
War Crimes Doc. 1945
Operation Veritable
ORBAT  Op.Veritable
POW camp at Weeze
Food rationing
Rhineland War Walks
60th Anniv. Arnhem
Arnhem 2004 Gallery
Youth serve the Führer
W-H-W Eintopfsonntag
From unemployment
Dieter Müller 1945
Women in uniform
Kinder - Küche - Kirche
Women in Third Reich
Natter Project 1945
Technical Manuals
Volkssturm 1944-45
BFC Post-war Booklist
Märklin and Goering
German Railway Pics
240 Op. Code Names
Charlie´s Orchestra
A German Radio 1933
Richard Wright 1945
Hermann Wrubel 1917
Guernsey STAR 1942
Reichswald 2009
32nd Regiment of Foot
FILM-It Happened Here
BFC on the Television
BFC - Q´s and A´s
Horst Wessel- Berlin
Führerbunker- Berlin
Wannsee - Berlin
Wilhelm Strasse- Berlin
Bendler Block- Berlin
Salon Kitty- Berlin
Menschen am Sonntag
Historical Sites- Berlin
BUF/UM 1945-1949
Occupations 1914-1918
Horst Wessel- Mülheim
Horst Wessel- Bielefeld
Horst Wessel- Statue
Hans Maikowski
German Cigarette Cards
German Flags 1
German Flags 2
German Flags 3
German Flags 4
German Flags 5
German Flags 6
German Flags 7
German Flags 8
Berlin Olympia Part 1
Berlin Olympia Part 2
Berlin Olympia Part 3
Krieg und Kunst 1
Krieg und Kunst 2
Krieg und Kunst 3
Krieg und Kunst 4
Krieg und Kunst 5
Krieg und Kunst 6
Krieg und Kunst 7
German Reich 1933
German Reich 1934
German Reich 1935
German Reich 1936
German Reich 1937
German Reich 1938
German Reich 1939
German Reich 1940
German Reich 1941
German Reich 1942
German Reich 1943
German Reich 1944
German Reich 1945
Feldpost 1939-1945
1933-1944 Postcards
Eastern Front 1941-45
Channel Islands WW2
Serbia 1941-1944
Western Front 1940-45
Legion Issues 1941-44
Azad Hind Issue 1943
Albania 1943-1944
Provinz Laibach 1943-45
Macedonia  1944
Zara 1943
Zante 1943 / Brac 1944
Introduction 1940-45
April 1940
May 1940
June 1940
July 1940
August 1940
September 1940
October 1940
November 1940
December 1940
January 1941
February 1941
March 1941
April 1941
May 1941
June 1941
July 1941
August 1941
September 1941
October 1941
Write in Guestbook
Read the Guestbook
Contact and Impressum

A look at philately in the Third Reich in 1944

25th January 1944. 100th Birthday of Doctor Koch

   Stamp placed on sale 25th January 1944, but on request, the cancellation
could be back dated to 11th December 1943, Robert Koch´s birthday.

29th January 1944. 11th Anniversary of the NSDAP Takeover (30th Jan.1933)

   11th Anniv. of NSDAP forming the Government in the Reich. Stamp printed in Vienna.

11th February 1944. 25th Anniversary of Air Mail.

25th Anniversary of German Air Mail Service

2nd March 1944. Charity Issue

10th Anniversary of "Mother and Child" (printed in Vienna)

11th March 1944. Wehrmacht Issue

Armed Forces and Heroes Day 1944.

11th March 1944. 1200 Years of the City of Fulda

14th April 1944. The Führers Birthday Issue

Adolf Hitlers 55th Birthday (20th April 1944) Stamp printed in Berlin.

3rd May 1944. German Postal Workers Charity

   A set of six stamps printed in Vienna. Four of the stamps are the same as the designs for 1939 and 1941, but smaller in size.

June 1944. Reichs Labour Corps

German Labour Corps (Reichsarbeitsdienst or "RAD")

2nd July 1944. 7th Tirol Shooting Competition

An event held in Innsbruck. Stamps printed in Vienna.

7th July 1944. 400 Anniversary of the Albertus University

   400th Anniversary of the founding of the Albertus University in Königsberg (East Prussia). Stamp printed in Vienna

23rd July 1944. The Brown Ribbon Horse Race

The Brown Ribbon event held in Munich-Riem, also the 10th Anniversary.

August 1944. "The Great Vienna Prize"

Horse Racing Event in Freudenau, Austria.

11th September 1944. German Goldsmiths Association

German Goldsmiths Association, stamps printed in Vienna.

2nd October 1944. Day of the Stamp 1944.

National Philatelic Day, stamps printed in Vienna.

October 1944. Hitler 42 Rpf Stamp

   With the heavy bombing raids against Germany in late 1944, many people wanted to be sure that their mail was arriving where it should. More and more people were sending post by registered letter or recorded delivery. The price for this was 42 Rpf, so this stamp was added to the Hitler definitive series in October 1944.

9th November 1944. 21st Anniversary of the Munich Putsch

   The Eagle is Germany and the three snake heads are England, USA and the Soviet Union.

1944. Postal Stationary Cards