King George VI - Canada Collection Page Scans

The Canada King George VI era set of stamps were printed from 1937 until about 1951. In addition to the basic sets, there are some color variations as well as the coils, booklets, and booklet panes. You might also find the airmail and special delivery issues interesting. Finally there are official issues that can be challenging to find - especially the five hole punched OHMS issues. (Count the holes in the letters. There are either four or five holes.) At the moment I am only collecting the 4 hole punched Officials plus the overprints.

The pages are from my collection, and are identified by the Commonwealth, Gibbons, and Scott numbers in that order. I did not find any collectable color shades, probably because most sets were in use for only a couple of years.

The page images were scanned in a larger size and at a higher resolution so you can more easily see the details used in viewing them. Feel free to select the page and let it download to your screen and save it to your hard drive for viewing. If you are using a PC, selecting the page will typically open it in Microsoft Photo Viewer (or whatever you are using as your default). From there you can enlarge the size for more close-up viewing. If you are using a phone - go find a PC or a Mac. The images are 1200 pixels wide and you will go mad trying to view them on your phone.

Please be patient if it takes a few minutes for each page to load.

Canada - King George VI Collection Page Scans
Commonwealth # Stanley Gibbons # Scott # Description and Page Link
1-11 357-367 231-245 Canada 1937 Set - Page 1
      Canada 1937 Set - Page 2
      Canada 1937 Set - Page 3
15-28 375-388 249-262 Canada 1942 Set - Page 1
      Canada 1942 Set - Page 2
      Canada 1942 Set - Page 3
      Canada 1942 Set - Page 4
41-46 401-407 268-273 Canada 1946 Set
47-56 414-418, 431-433 284-288, 292,
Canada 1949 Set - Page 1
      Canada 1949 Set - Page 2
      Canada 1949 Set - Page 3
      Canada 1949 Set - Page 4
A1-A4, SD7-SD11, AS1-AS4 371, 399-400, 407, S9-S17 C6-C9, E7-E11, CE1-CE4 Canada Airmail and
Special Delivery Issues
O17-O30 O120-O150 O231-O262 Canada Officials - Page 1
Misc 4 Holes Misc 4 Holes Misc 4 Holes Canada Officials - Page 2
O52-O60 O162-O170 O1-O10 Canada Officials - Page 3
O61-O79 O162-O189 O11-O20 Canada Officials - Page 4
  O180-O195 O26-O32 Canada Officials - Page 5
B1, B3, B4 SB28-SB33 BK28, BK30, BK31 Canada Booklets - Page 1
B2, B7, B9 SB34-SB37 BK29, BK34, BK37 Canada Booklets - Page 2
B5, B6, B10 SB38-SB40 BK32, BK33, BK36 Canada Booklets - Page 3
B8, B11, B12 SB41-SB43 BK35, BK38, BK39 Canada Booklets - Page 4
B13, B14, B15 SB44-SB46 BK40, BK41, BK43 Canada Booklets - Page 5
B16, B17 SB47-SB48 BK42, BK44 Canada Booklets - Page 6

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Canada King George VI Stamps for sale
Web pages describing various sets from the British Colonies
Index to KGVI Stamps Web Sites
Web pages with links to full page scans from the KGVI Stamps Reference Collection
Index to KGVI Stamps Collection Page Scan Sites
Links to other British Colonial Stamp Sites