South Africa 1942 Small War Effort issue

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue date : various dates 1942-1944
  • six designs each in two language types, and two designs inscribed bilingually
  • Designed by :
  • Printed by : Government Printer
  • Print process : typography
  • Perforations : 15 x 14, or 14 x 14 (2d, 4d, 6d)

War Effort issue. Reduced size stamps[edit]

  • designs are adapted from the 'Large War Effort' series of 1941-1942, to save paper
  • images are at about 175% life size

Sheet stamps[edit]

½d triplet - 10.1942
1d triplet - 05.01.1943
1½d pair - 08.1942
2d pair - 02.1943
3d vertical triplet - 10.1942
4d vertical triplet, bilingual design - 10.1942
6d pair - 10.1942
1shilling vertical pair, bilingual design - 11.1942