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Gonzen 1'830 m
Gonzen, any postage stamps existing
Swiss Soldier stamps
Platzhalter
Swiss soldier stamps weren’t actually postage stamps, they were created for the Swiss soldiers who were activated to full duty to protect Switzerland’s borders during WWI and WWII.

They are classified as charity stamps.
Swiss soldier stamps weren’t actually postage stamps, they were created for the Swiss soldiers who were activated to full duty to protect Switzerland’s borders during WWI and WWII.

They are classified as charity stamps.
Swiss soldier stamps weren’t actually postage stamps, they were created for the Swiss soldiers who were activated to full duty to protect Switzerland’s borders during WWI and WWII.
They are classified as charity stamps.

The Gonzen is a mountain of the Appenzell Alps (Alvier Group) and is overlooking the Rhine Valley at Sargans.

 

Festung Sargans
It is existing with a golden overprint "1939 1941" as well.

In the foreground the Castle of Sargans.

 

1939, Vpf. Kp. 19, Lw.

1) Castle of Rapperswil at Lake Zürich
2) Muri Monastery
3) unknown
4) Sargans Castle and the Gonzen.

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