Heilongjiang Province (黑龙江省) Local Issue, Yilan (依蘭)

Yilan (依蘭) – Date of Liberation: 1945 (August 18)


This map only gives rough impression about area and location. 

1st stamp issue (Kerr 83.1-5)

Provisional Issue: Stamps Overprinted “Chinese Post” and “Temporarily Used for” and Surcharged (1946)
Issued: 1946 (August)
Issued by: Yilan Postal Administration (依蘭郵政管理局)
Overprint: “Chinese Post” and “Temporarily Used for” and Surcharged (“中華郵政 暫作” 改值郵票)
Print: Hand-overprinted with wooden chop
Currency: Northeast Currency (東北幣)

All stamps of this issue shown here.

Black overprint:

Red overprint:

2nd stamp issue (Kerr 83.6-9)

Provisional Issue: Stamps Overprinted “Chinese Post” and / or “Temporarily Used for” and Surcharged (1946)
Issued: 1946 (October)
Issued by: Yilan Postal Administration (依蘭郵政管理局)
Overprint:  “Chinese Post” and / or “Temporarily Used for” and Surcharged (“中華郵政 暫作” 改值郵票)
Print: Hand-overprinted with wooden chop
Currency: Northeast Currency (東北幣)

All stamps of this issue shown here.

 


Remarks:
– All shown sets exists (at least one stamp of each set) genuine used on domestic covers.

Not shown:
– Kerr 83.10-15: Set is unknown to be genuine used, possible not issued / bogus