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Memel

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Name: Memel (FR-ME)
What: territory

After World War I, Memel was separated from Germany and administered by a special commission of the Allied and Associated Powers, until it was occupied by Lithuania in January 1923.

Areas: Europe, Germany

Stamps issued from 1920 to 1922

Numbers issued (approximate):
to 1940: 100



Sub-issuers
occupation: Lithuanian occupation of Memel

Watermarks used: DR_WZ_1_Rauten.jpglozenges; some types unwatermarked

Currencies used: 100pf=1dm=1mk=1m (German mark)

Overprints: Memel (21)


Links:

Wikipedia
WP philately
Colnect Memel Territory
Commons Stamps of Memel
WSA Memel

Catalogs:
Stamp Number
Yvert et Tellier
Michel
AFA number

Cross-references
Image cross-references
Data missing
Stamp problems

Related albums
WSA Memel BOB
WSA Memel Postage


Chart of stamps issued by year (blue), plus estimate of types still unrecorded (dotted red lines):
69
1920 1921 1922


Chart of stamps (blue) with illustrations (green):
69
1920 1921 1922