WWI Photocard showing crashed plane `J/7147` in field - note at top left S.SISKIN/ P.O.TAYLOR KILLED` - unused
WWI "Avro crash".Photocard showing crashed biplane `E340` - unused
WWI Photocard showing crashed biplane with group of bystanders in uniform - French - unused
1923 China 6c grey on damaged card pmk Shanghai-23.9.23 - to Geneva [arr 15/X cds] with Cachet 'Recu dans cet etat' - probably from Train wreck!
France 1929.2.15 Attempted Paris-Hanoi flight - Reg cover fr: 10f, Sinking Fund 1f50+50c lilac pmk POSTE AERIENNE/FRNCE-INDO CHINE cds - h/s large violet `RAID INTERROMPU`/ PAR ACCIDENT/ Retour a l'envoy..` - b/s `PARIS/ 28-2/29` cds
1929 USA: Pitcarn Aviation F/F cover Daytona to Tampa Spur - 1.3.29 - Engine failed on Take-off from Daytona Beach & plane plunged into River. Cover - stamp washed-off pmk Macon, Ga.-1.3.29
1930 AAMC.#30.12 NAT-CAM.17 Flight - Chicago-New York crashed Warren Ohio - PO Dept Cover pmk Warren-Ohio 23.9.30 - violet 2-line 'DAMAGED IN PLANE FIRE - AT WARREN, OHIO. 9.21.30' - long cover: 226x98mm - a little rough top left
1932 Nk. 32.02.04 S. Rhodesia: Imperial Airways 'Springbok' 1st Flight Cover fr: 10d pmk Salisbury 28.1.32 - per 'City of Delhi' force-landed near Broken Hill - mail then recovered & flown to UK per 'City of Baghdad' - with Anglesy 17.2.32 arr cds.
1932 S. Africa: Fld.#21 Capetown-London 1st Return Flight pmk Capetown - 27.1.32 - plane forced down Broken Hill, NR & delayed 7 days.
1932 Nk.#320328 Air Orient Crash at Cotrone, Calabria - Cover from Indochona fr 25c & one stamp washed-off pmkd Saigon 17.3.32 to Paris, - Water-Damaged - with Cachet 'COURR ACCIDENTE' with 2 transparent PTT Seals - #509 - on back - Paris - - .IV.32 arr cds,
1934 Official German 'Presse-Photo AG' photo of U.S.Navy plane crash en route to Honolulu - Pilots: Lt George Covell & Lt S.S. Weggener. US Sailors searching wreckage for their bodies.
1935 USA - Attempted Transatlantic Flight by de Monteverde Bros. on board 'CS-AAK Francesco de Pinedo' at Floyd Bennet Field - 14.6.35 - only 500 covers carried - Cachet & embossed Notary Seal.
1935 Nk.#35.02.17 FRANCE: Spec Air France card 'Non-Stop France-S. America Flight' fr 1F75,2F25 Bleriot & 5F pmk Marseille - 16.2.35. Plane crashed at Porto Praia - 17/II [arr cds] - Cachet.
Senegal 1938 Nk.#38.03.23 Air France Crash at Cinq Crois (France) on flight Morocco to France. Reg Cover fr. Senegal 15c - other stamp missing - pmk Dakar - 28.3.38 - to Marseille (arr 3/IV) - French PTT Labels repairing damage & 4-line '...accident aerien..' Cachet.
Brazil 1939-45 Cover from Rio de Janeiro to Buenos Aires/ Argentina - fr: 30r [other stamps washed off] - red South African bilingual Censor tape all round tied on back by magenta `[Springbok arms]/A` - h/s on front in same magenta `DAMAGED BY SEAWATER/ BESKADI DEUR SEEWATER` - interesting
1945 Netherlands: Official Central Statistical Bureau Housing Form in Stampless cover to Head Bureau, The Hague. - pmk 2.1.45 - Water-damaged - with printed 4-line label attached: 'Staatsbedrijf der PTT - Stuk, afkomstig uit het ss "Groningen IV", dat einde 1944 op het Ijsselmeer is gezonken en thans is gelicht' - salvaged from Ship in collision at sea
1947 Neth Indies Damaged Air Cover fr 5c,2x10c,30c pmk Soerabaja (date unclear) to The Hague. - brown tape repairs from PTT tied by boxed violet 'Arrived Damaged'
1965 Book. `Rampstukken` by W Baron Six van Oterleek` in Dutch. 31 photoplates of 98 COVERS.
1968 Nk.#68.04.08 BOAC Crash at Heathrow: Cover fr 2x 4d pmkd Great Havering, Essex - 5 AP 68 to Vaucluse, Sydney - enclosing original Easter Greetings card - both badly burnt all round! - Sydney. - Gruesome & Rare!
1988 FRANCE: 2F20 on burnt cover pmk Leyme - 28.1.88 - to Paris. - Carried by Vickers Vanguard - crashed at Toulouse Airport - red 3-line Cachet: "COURRIER RETARDE - SUITE ACCIDENT AEROPOSTALE DU 29-01-88' - Very Scarce!