Postcard from the first Official Souvenir Australian Aerial Mail. Flown by Basil Watson in his home-built Sopwith-type biplane from Mt Gambier to Melbourne on 15 February 1917.

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Postcard with extensive text in brown and a picture of a propeller with wings. There is a red one penny stamp adhered to the postcard. It has a Mt Gambier postmark dated 15 Feb 1917 and a Melbourne postmark dated 27 Feb 1917 .The reverse depicts a portrait of Basil Watson

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