Cover: Canadian Regiments

Canadian Regiments - 2012
Country: Canada
Date: 15th November 2012

This cover commemorates the 150th anniversary of three Canadian regiments, 1862-2012. Each stamp depicts ceremonial and battle dress, from historic times to modern day. The three stamps are se-tenant on a souvenir sheet, or it might be the actual stamp sheet. The selvedge carries the printer’s colour bar and details of the printer and designer, but it is also illustrated with regimental crests and archive photos of soldiers from the featured regiments. With CDS cancels.

Stamp Details

Left to right

  • The Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment) of Canada
  • The Royal Hamilton Light Infantry (Wentworth Regiment)
  • The Royal Regiment of Canada

Thanks to Chris for this cover.

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