HMS Exeter cover


BATTLE OF THE RIVER PLATE 70th ANNIVERSARY HMS Exeter Returns after Battle of River Plate
LIMITED EDITION only 70 covers made Cover illustration Christ Church Cathedral HMS Exeter Achilles stamp and HMS Exeter stamp date cancel 16 12 2009 “When we arrived here on December 16th battered and weary nothing was too much trouble for your people. Our sick and wounded were taken in and cared for, homes were thrown open to us, and everybody, forgetting self, went out of their way to aid and welcome us.” Captain Bell HMS Exeter in letter to Governor Henniker-Heaton.