Our Navy (Thick Card selected numbers only issued) 1937
Carreras Military & Armed Forces Our Navy (Thick Card selected numbers only issued) 1937 Our Navy (Thick Card selected numbers only issued) 1937 20 -
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Our Navy (Thick Card selected numbers only issued) 1937

Issuer: Carreras Condition: Very Good to Excellent * These are original and NOT reprints Number of cards in set: 20

Price for complete set: Only £24.00

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