Your browser does not seem to support iframes. Click here to read this PDF. Convert your PDF to digital flipbook ↗ Contents June 2012 Committee; Deadline for next Polar Post; Dates for your diary; Back issues of Polar Post; Note on Copyright 30 Chairman’s Message; Editorial 31 Membership News; Spring Stampex Award for PPHSGB Chairman; 32 FID Thick Maps Issue used at South Georgia – a request for help from Wilf Vevers 32 PPHSGB Members attend the St Paul’s Cathedral Memorial Service held on Thursday 29th March 2012 32 PPHSGB Accounts 2011; Report of the Treasurer for 2011 33 Airships in the Arctic Part 6 -The Italia Airship Expedition 1928, Part I 34 Destroying valuable Covers is Child’s Play – B.A.N.Z.A.R.E. 1930/31 38 New Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition Postcard Find 39 Surgeon Commander E. W. Bingham Air Letter from Base E 1946 39 Falkland Islands Patrol Vessels (FIPVs) – HMS Protector P244: 1983-1987 40 Details of Mails from Port Lockroy to Stanley in 2010 and 2011 (based on mail bag labels) 41 The PPHSGB Residential Weekend in Cambridge 16th to 18th September 2011 – Part 3 Members Entertain – The Saturday Evening Displays – Part 2 42 Captain Scott’s Last Antarctic Expedition 1909 – 1913 Part 11 – South Pole Aftermath & Waiting for News 44 Isla de Los Estados and The Argentine Navy 46 Airship Italia Expedition Cover (new fi nd) 47 HMNZS Otago; TAAF News August 2011 to January 2012 48 New Issue -TAAF – Ile Longue, Kerguelen; The Antarctic Centre, Christchurch – Special Stamps 50 Around the World in Eighty Days? Or how your mail is not always conveyed as planned or expected! 51 New Issues: SG&SSI – WWF Seabirds; The Falkland Islands – Marine Life 52 New Issue: AAT – Centenary of the Birth of Dr Phillip Law 53 New Issues: Bosnia Herzegovina (Serbian Post), Kazakhstan, The Marshall Islands and Uruguay 53 Special Postmarks used on the Scott Expedition at the South Pole Stamp issued on 2nd February 2012 54 British Trans-Arctic Expedition 1968-69 – Barrow, Alaska to Spitzbergen, Norway; North Pole 5th April, 1969 – Major Kenneth Hedges RAMC 54 Auction Report – 18th F.I. Postal Auction on 3rd April 2012 arranged by Stefan Heijtz 55 New Issues: Falkland Islands and SG&SSI – Diamond Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II; Contents 56

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