Stamps on Commonwealth Games -Xth British Commonwealth Games -1974

Stamps on Commonwealth Games -Xth British Commonwealth Games -1974

The 20th (XX) Commonwealth Games are presently being held in Glasgow . The First Commonwealth Games were held from 16-30 Aug 1930 at Hamilton Canada. The Games were known under different names as per details below

1930-1950 – British Empire Games

1954-1966 -British Empire & Commonwealth Games

1970-1974- British Commonwealth Games

1974 onwards -Commonwealth Games

xth British Commonwealth Games

New Zealand  issued a set of Five stamps to celebrate the 10th British  Commonwealth Games held at Christchurch New Zealand from 24 jan to 02 Feb 1974.

Commonwealth Games -N ew Zealand 1974 - ISG