New Zealand 2009 ANZAC series

From Stamps of the World
  • Issue date: 1st April 2009
  • six values and a booklet with seven panes
  • Designed by Communication Arts, from archive photographs
  • Printed in lithography by Southern Colour Print, Dunedin
  • stamp format height 30mm x width 40mm
  • Perforations 13.50 x 13.25

50c ~ Pioneer Battalion of New Zealand Maoris in World War I: soldiers in trench on Western Front, near Gommecourt, July 1918
50c ~ bearers carrying coffin of the unknown warrior after memorial service in Cathedral of St Paul, Wellington, Nov 11, 2004, following return of the body from the Somme
$1.00 ~ No 75 (NZ) Squadron of the RAF: air and ground crew group photograph before Wellington bomber (World War II)
$1.50 ~ HMS Achilles (returned to New Zealand for refit, 1940; transferred to RNZN on its creation in July 1941)
$2.00 ~ soldiers of 'Kayforce' in Korea, 1950-1955: gun crew in action, November 1952 (two New Zealanders and a Samoan)
$2.50 ~ ANZAC battalion (under Australian command) in South Vietnam: troops and Iroquois helicopter of RAAF, Phuoc Tuy Province, March 1968

Sheet stamps

separate sheets of 25


Prestige Booklet

contains seven panes, six of which have a single design (as sheet stamps), the seventh containing the six designs se-tenant
booklet was sold at $19.90, a premium of $3.90 over face value of the stamps

multivalue booklet pane