The Occupation of German Territory, Nov 1918 to Feb 1919 This presentation shows postal items sent to and from Canadian troops who were engaged the occupation of Germany after the armistice was signed on November 11, 1918.
On March 25, 1915, under the provisions of the Special War Revenue Act, Canada’s Post Office Department issued a notice to the public concerning the imposition of a War Tax on letters and postcards [see Fig. 1]. This was to be displayed in post offices and other prominent locations. It announces that the new tax
Censorship is the suppression of speech or other communication which may be considered objectionable, harmful, sensitive or inconvenient to the general body of people as determined by a government, media outlet or other controlling body. Postal Censorship Postal censorship is the inspection or examination of mail, most often by government, that can include the opening,