FDC – Isle of Man – Parachute Regiment

FDC – Isle of Man – Parachute Regiment

Isle of Man issued  a set of Three Se-tenant Pairs of Stamps to celebrate the  50th Anniversary of The Parachute Regiment ( 1942-1992). The FDC with these stamps was released on 06 Feb 1992.

23 p – Pays Tribute to Three Campaigns -Nov 1942 Allied Landings in North Africa, July 1943  Invasion of Sicily , June 1944 “Operation Overlord ” in Normandy.

28 p – pays Tribute to two vital campaigns in WW II – Sep 1944 at Arnhem “Operation Market Garden”, Mar 1945 “Operation Varsity ”

39p – Potrays  the campaigns from 1945 till 1992.

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