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Revolting peasants, designed by Slovak painter Janko Alexy (1894-1970), printed by photogravure, and issued by Czechoslovakia on May 14, 1948 to commemorate the centenary of the Slovak Uprising (1848/49) which led to the abolition of serfdom and the recognition of the Slovak language in schools and government, Scott No. 350.

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Here is an image of a stamp honoring Magomet Imadutinovich Gadzhiyev (1907-1942), a Soviet Navy submarine commander and (posthumous) Hero of the Soviet Union, credited with sinking ten German transports, who was killed in action when his submarine was destroyed by German sub commander Wolfgang Kaden during World War II, designed by Leonid Golovanov (1904-1980), printed by photogravure, and issued by Russia (USSR) on February 22, 1962, Scott No. 2571, Zagorski No. 2573, plus an image of a photograph of Magomet Gadzhiyev.

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The Azad Hind Stamps are a set of Cinderella stamps designed by German artist Werner von Axster-Heudtlass (1898-1949), and printed by photogravure in 1943 in Nazi Germany for Subhas Chandra Bose's Azad Hind (Indian National Army). Here is an image of a stamp from the set depicting a Sikh soldier firing a German MG 34 machine gun, plus an image of the photograph which was the model for this stamp's design, and a photo of a Maschinengewehr 34 recoil-operated air-cooled machine gun.

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SIR CLIFF RICHARD Guaranteed genuine signature on Isle of Man 50th Anniv. 'VE Day' illustrated cover, with special Douglas First Day cancel

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Here is an image of a stamp depicting a Jewish fighter holding a rifle and a Model 24 Stielhandgranate (stick grenade, nicknamed the "potato masher"), designed by Sewrin Jasinski, combined engraved by Jerzy Miller (1921-1985) and photogravure, and issued by Poland on April 19, 1963 to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, Scott No. 1132, plus a YouTube link to a short documentary about the uprising: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qhlwy6d8vBk

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Here are images of the two stamps in a set commemorating the 900th anniversary of the Battle of Manzikert, in which the Seljuk Empire decisively defeated the Byzantine Empire, printed by lithography, and issued by Turkey on August 26, 1971, Scott Nos. 1889 & 1890.

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Sultan Alp Arslan (1029-1072) and Seljuk horsemen.
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The poster for Desert Victory depicts a scene of war in North Africa during World War II.

Stamp from The Gambia World War II Films Desert Victory Bernard Montgomery 6 July 1995
Stamp from The Gambia World War II Films Desert Victory Bernard Montgomery 6 July 1995

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Prince Eugene of Savoy (1663-1736) was a field marshal in the army of the Holy Roman Empire. He was one of the most successful military commanders of his time. During a career spanning six decades, he fought at the Siege of Vienna, the War of the Hoy League, the Nine Years' War, the War of the Spanish Succession, the Austro-Turkish War, and the War of the Polish Succession.

Stamp from Austria Prince Eugene of Savoy 12 February 2010
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Gonzalo Fernández de Córdoba (1453-1515) was a Spanish general and statesman who led successful campaigns during the Conquest of Granada and the Italian Wars. He was born at Montilla, Córdoba, and he fought for Isabella during the civil war over her accession. He revolutionized military strategy by integrating firearms into the Spanish infantry and directed the first battle in history won by gunpowder small arms, the Battle of Cerignola in 1503.

Stamp from Spain Gonzalo Fernández de Córdoba El Gran Capitan 400th Anniversary of Death 14 January 2016
Stamp from Spain Gonzalo Fernández de Córdoba El Gran Capitan 400th Anniversary of Death 14 January 2016

Stamp from Spain Gonzalo Fernández de Córdoba El Gran Capitan 28 February 1958
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First Day Cover and Stamps from Netherlands 35th Anniversary of Liberation Anne Frank War 25 April 1980
First Day Cover and Stamps from Netherlands 35th Anniversary of Liberation Anne Frank War 25 April 1980

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The 1930 film, Hell's Angels, includes several dogfighting scenes as well as a Zeppelin intending to bomb Trafalgar Square in London.

Stamp from Guinea Howard Hughes Hell's Angels James Whale Edmund Goulding War Combat Scenes 20 December 2007
Stamp from Guinea Howard Hughes Hell's Angels James Whale Edmund Goulding War Combat Scenes 20 December 2007

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Stamp from St. Vincent and the Grenadines Millennium Highlights of 1900-1950 World War I Begins Herbert Kitchener War Combat Scenes 13 March 2000
Stamp from St. Vincent and the Grenadines Millennium Highlights of 1900-1950 World War I Begins Herbert Kitchener War Combat Scenes 13 March 2000

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Stamp from Poland 200th Anniversary Bicentenary of American Revolution Tadeusz Kościuszko War Combat Scenes 24 September 1975
Stamp from Poland 200th Anniversary Bicentenary of American Revolution Tadeusz Kościuszko War Combat Scenes 24 September 1975

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Stamp from Poland Tadeusz Kościuszko 200th Anniversary Bicentenary of Death War Combat Scenes 4 February 2017
Stamp from Poland Tadeusz Kościuszko 200th Anniversary Bicentenary of Death War Combat Scenes 4 February 2017

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Stamp from Guinea-Bissau 70th Anniversary of Cannes Film Festival The Leopard Burt Lancaster Luchino Visconti Alain Delon Piero Tosi War Combat Scenes 23 May 2016
Stamp from Guinea-Bissau 70th Anniversary of Cannes Film Festival The Leopard Burt Lancaster Luchino Visconti Alain Delon Piero Tosi War Combat Scenes 23 May 2016

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Stamp from UK United Kingdom Great Britain Great British Film Lawrence of Arabia T. E. Lawrence War Combat Scenes 13 May 2014
Stamp from UK United Kingdom Great Britain Great British Film Lawrence of Arabia T. E. Lawrence War Combat Scenes 13 May 2014

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Stamp from Uruguay Florence Nightingale 200th Anniversary Bicentenary of Birth War Combat Scenes 22 October 2020
Stamp from Uruguay Florence Nightingale 200th Anniversary Bicentenary of Birth War Combat Scenes 22 October 2020

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Stamp from New Zealand The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Thranduil Lee Pace War Combat Scenes 12 November 2014
Stamp from New Zealand The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Thranduil Lee Pace War Combat Scenes 12 November 2014

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Stamp from France History of France King Philip II at Battle of Bouvines War Combat Scenes 13 November 1967
Stamp from France History of France King Philip II at Battle of Bouvines War Combat Scenes 13 November 1967

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Probably the most iconic war stamp - "Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima":


Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima - USA 3c stamp Scott #929 issued July 11, 1945
Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima - USA 3c stamp Scott #929 issued July 11, 1945

For Victory patriotic cachet, not first day.
For Victory patriotic cachet, not first day.

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Stamp from Poland 200th Anniversary Bicentenary of American Revolution Casimir Pulaski War Combat Scenes 24 September 1975
Stamp from Poland 200th Anniversary Bicentenary of American Revolution Casimir Pulaski War Combat Scenes 24 September 1975

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Postal Card from USA United States Casimir Pulaski 11 October 1979
Postal Card from USA United States Casimir Pulaski 11 October 1979

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Stamp from Slovakia Milan Rastislav Stefanik 100th Anniversary Centenary of Death War Combat Scenes 3 May 2019
Stamp from Slovakia Milan Rastislav Stefanik 100th Anniversary Centenary of Death War Combat Scenes 3 May 2019

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Stamp from Germany Friedrich Wilhelm von Steuben 200th Anniversary Bicentenary of Death War Combat Scenes 9 November 1994
Stamp from Germany Friedrich Wilhelm von Steuben 200th Anniversary Bicentenary of Death War Combat Scenes 9 November 1994

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