U.S. Commemorative Stamp Year Sets
Mint Germany Stamps to 1933
Used Germany Stamps to 1933
Mint German Third Reich Stamps 1933-45
Nazi Party-Nsdap Dues, Revenue Stamps
3rd Reich Axis & Occupation Stamps
Used Third Reich Stamps: 1933-1945
German Offices and Colonies Stamps
German Covers & Cards
Bundespost, 1949-1988 Stamps
Cancels and centering will vary unless otherwise noted
Used Third Reich Stamps: 1933-1945
      
GE 398-400u Frederick the Great
VF 1933 Frederick the Great 6-, 12- and 25pf stamps for Potsdam Day. King of Prussia, 1740-1786, Frederick began the conquest of Poland and expansion of the Prussian empire.
GE 401-14u von Hindenburg Medallion
FVF 1932 2nd Hindenburg set of 14. Network watermark
GE 415-31u Hindenburg Medallion Issue
VF 1933 1-100pf President Hindenburg set of 17 with Swastika watermark
GE 432-5u Lost Colonies Memorial
VF 1934 issue to Remember the Lost Colonies, Germany's colonies stripped from her following WWI. Showing Famous Colonial Figures.
GE 436-41u Hindenburg Mourning Issue
VF 1934 issue upon Hindenburg's death in September 1934. Showing the German Hero, President Paul von Hindenburg in a medalion, the set has black borders, a sign of mourning at the time.
GE 442-3u 1934 Nazi Party Congress
VF In 1934 the Nazis began issuing stamps to mark their party rallies. This is the first of the group; showing the Nuremberg castle with a swastika rising in the background.
GE 444-5u Saar Plebiscite
VF Set of two issued for the voting of whether the Saar should return to German control. The Stamps show the Saar in German Hands, and the German Eagle rising over a Swastika.
GE 446-7u von Schiller
VF Set of two honoring the birth of Frederich von Schiller.
GE 448-51u Annexation of the Saar
FVF used. "Germania," Allegory of a mother holding a smiling child. Representing the return of the Saarland to Germany, 15 years after the Treaty of Versailles had granted it to France.
GE 452-3u War Heroes Day
VF Set of two honoring War heroes on Germany's Memorial Day 1935. It shows a soldier's head and the Nazi Infantry Helmet.
GE 454-5u Young Workers Competition
VF 1935 set of two for the first of the Young Workers Competition stamps, they show a wreath and Swastika.
GE 456-8u Music Festival
VF 1935 set highlights German Composers, Heinrich Schultz, Bach and Handel.
GE 459-62u German Railroads
VF 1935 set of four highlights German locomotive technology from the early 1800s. Showing "The Eagle," a modern express train, the "Hamburg Flyer," and a modern locomotive.
GE 463-4u Hitler Youth
VF 1935 set highlights the Hitler Youth Meeting. It shows a young boy blowing a trumpet with a banner sporting the Hitler Youth, "Sig-rune" symbol.
GE 465-6u 1935 Nazi Party Congress
VF 1935 set highlights the massive party congress in Nuremberg. It shows the Nuremberg city outline with the party symbol, a giant stylized eagle and swastika.
GE 467-8u Putsch Anniversary
VF The Munich "Putsch" saw Hitler take over the Nazi Party. It marks the Nov. 9, 1923 coup that saw Hitler eliminate his opposition in the Nazi party. This set shows an SA (Brown Shirt) soldier and the Nazi flag in front of the Feldherrnhalle in Munich. 1935
GE 469u Lufthansa Airline
VF 1936 40pf stamp marking the 10th anniversary of Lufthansa, the German National Airline. Showing the Henkel 70 "Lightning."
GE 470-1u Daimler & Benz, Auto Show
VF This 1936 set highlights Daimler and Benz, founders of the Mercedes Benz Auto company. Issued for the 50th anniversary of the automobile at the Berlin auto and motorcycle show.
GE 472u Otto von Guericke
VF 1936 stamp honoring German inventor Otto von Guericke
GE 473-6u Municipal Congress
VF 1936 set highlights German city government. Issued in conjunction with the city government congress. Showing an allegory of mother Germany and her children.
GE 477-8u World Recreation Congress
VF 1936 set highlights the recreation congress in Hamburg. It shows a stylized man and woman releasing a dove.
GE 479-80u 1936 Nazi Party Congress
VF These 1936 Nazi Party Rally Stamps show a fiercely inflammatory scene with the salute to a Huge Swastika. This was one of an annual issue for the NAZI Party Congress in Nurnberg. Historically significant, these stamps, as no other, show the fervor of the Nazi party.
GE 481-3u RLB, Air Protection League
VF 1937 set showing Nazi preparation for war. The set honors the air protection league (RLB). Watching for foreign (enemy) planes flying over Germany. Before widespread use of radar.
GE 484-5u Annexation of Austria
VF This pair was issued by Germany in 1938 to mark the taking of Austria in a bloodless coup. Named the Anschluss, the move incorporated Austria into Greater Germany. Issued in two sizes.
GE 484 Annexation of Austria Special Nuremberg Cancel
VF One of pair issued by Germany in 1938 to mark the taking of Austria in a bloodless coup. Named the Anschluss, the move incorporated Austria into Greater Germany. With special Nuremberg cancel for the annexation.