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Catalogue: Stamp Issues & Related Items 2004

60th Anniversary of the Jassy-Kishinev (Iaşi-Chişinău) Offensive During The Second World War

Wikipedia: 60th Anniversary of the Jassy-Kishinev (Iaşi-Chişinău) Offensive During The Second World War
The Jassy–Kishinev Operation, named after the two major cities, Iaşi and Chişinău, in the staging area, was a Soviet offensive against Axis forces, which took place in Eastern Romania from 20–29 August 1944. The 2nd and 3rd Ukrainian Fronts of the Red Army engaged Army Group South Ukraine, which consisted of combined German and Romanian formations, in an operation to reclaim the Moldavian SSR and destroy the Axis forces in the region, opening a way into Romania and the Balkans. The offensive resulted in the encirclement and destruction of defending German forces, allowing the Soviet Army to resume its strategic advance further into Eastern Europe. It also forced Romania to switch allegiance from the Axis powers to the Allies.  Read more..

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Original Date of Issue Original Date of Issue: August 22, 2004 Theme Theme: Historical Events
Michel Catalogue Nos. Michel Catalogue Nos.: 494 Designer Designer: Ivan Picev
MoldovaStamps Catalogue Nos. MoldovaStamps Catalogue Nos.: 494 Printer Printer: Tipografia Centrală, Chişinău
Posta Moldovei Catalogue Nos. Posta Moldovei Catalogue Nos.: 525 Category Category: Stamps & Related Materials
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№ 494

Block (Souvenir Sheet) Items Set Price (1v): MINT: €1.00 | USED: €1.00

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№ 494Zf - 60th Anniversary of the Jassy-Kishinev (Iaşi-Chişinău) Offensive During The Second World War 2004

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Michel Catalogue No. 494Zf Euro Value (Mint) 1.10
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. 494Zf Euro Value (Used) 1.10
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. ?    
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№ Block 32 (494) - 60th Anniversary of the Jassy-Kishinev (Iaşi-Chişinău) Offensive During The Second World War 2004

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Block (Souvenir Sheet): Memorial Complex
Michel Catalogue No. Block 32 (494) Euro Value (Mint) 1.10
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. Block 32 (494) Euro Value (Used) 1.10
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. Colita 32    
Yvert & Tellier © Catalogue No. BF 34    
Philatelic Status VALID: Official Issue of the Post Office (Entered Into Postal Circulation)

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№ Block 32 (494) FDC - 60th Anniversary of the Jassy-Kishinev (Iaşi-Chişinău) Offensive During The Second World War 2004

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Michel Catalogue No. Block 32 (494) FDC Euro Value (Unaddressed) 5.50
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. Block 32 (494) FDC Euro Value (Addressed) 5.00
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. PPZ 155    
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№ CF159 - 60th Anniversary of the Jassy-Kishinev (Iaşi-Chişinău) Offensive During The Second World War 2004

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Michel Catalogue No. ?    
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. CF159    
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. SPZ 159    
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