Unique collectables to commemorate this vital period of World War II.
The Isle of Man Post Office is proud to commemorate the historic events of the summer of 1940 at the start of the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain in 2015.
Product Code: OC64
Product Issue Date: 16th July 2015
A full-colour sheet of 12 stamps featuring stunning artwork by the renowned aviation artist Keith Woodcock to commemorate the 75th anniversary of this famous aerial battle, issued in conjunction with the Battle of Britain Memorial Trust. Also available Cancelled to Order with a postmark dated 17th July 2015.
Product Code: OC70
A six-page full-colour Special Folder contains a mint pictorial stamp sheet and four artwork prints by aviation artist Keith Woodcock, in addition to which air commodore Graham Pitchfork provides a commentary about wartime Britain and the five phases of the Battle of Britain.
A new Isle of Man Treasury coin to mark the 75th Anniversary of the Battle of Britain features a British Spitfire flying over the White Cliffs of Dover with a German Messerschmitt on its tail. The obverse of the coin carries a fine effigy of Queen Elizabeth II, Lord of Mann, by Ian Rank-Broadley FRBS. Available in Cupro Nickel and supplied in a hard-shelled plush-lined collector's box.