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English: The weapon of the Victory (the ongoing stamp series). Issue V: Warships.
The Soviet armoured boat BKA-75[1]. Launched 1940. Ladoga Flotilla, Volga Flotilla, Azov Flotilla, Danube Flotilla.
In 1943 the armoured boat BKA-75 was awarded the status of a Guards unit.
BKA-75 carried 2 76.2-mm guns, 2 12.7-mm and 2 7.62-mm machineguns[2]. The ship depicted on the stamp has a gun and a multiple rocket launcher.
The stamp of Russia, 15.00 Rubles, 8 May 2013, PTC Marka Catalogue No 1696, Michel No 1929. Coated paper. Offset printing, multicoloured. Perforation: comb 13½×13½. Size of the stamp: 65×32.5 mm. Print run: 465,000.
Русский: Оружие Победы (продолжение серии). Боевые корабли.
Гвардейский бронекатер БКА-75[1]. Спущен на воду в 1940 г. Ладожская военная флотилия, Волжская военная флотилия, Азовская военная флотилия, Дунайская военная флотилия.
Вооружение бронекатера БКА-75 состояло из 2-х 76,2-мм орудий, 2-х 12,7-мм и 2-х 7,62-мм пулемётов[2]. Бронекатер, изображённый на марке, вооружён одним орудием и пусковой установкой реактивных снарядов.
Почтовая марка России, 15,00 руб., 8 мая 2013 г., Каталог ИТЦ «Марка» № 1696, Michel № 1929. Бумага мелованная. Офсетная печать, многоцветная. Перфорация – гребенчатая 13½×13½. Размер марки – 65×32,5 мм. Тираж – 465 000.
Source From a personal collection.
Author Russian Post, Publishing and Trade Centre "Marka" (ИТЦ «Марка»). The design of the stamp by A. Drobyshev.
Scanned by Dmitry Ivanov.
Notes and references
  1. a b
    English: Until 18 August 1942 the boat bore the number BKA-32.
    Русский: До 18 августа 1942 г. катер носил номер БКА-32.
  2. a b
    English: Аммон Г.А., Бережной С.С. () (in Russian) Героические корабли российского и советского Военно-Морского Флота, М: Воениздат, p. 200 .
    Русский: Аммон Г.А., Бережной С.С. Героические корабли российского и советского Военно-Морского Флота. – М.: Воениздат, 1981 – С. 200.
Gnome-emblem-photos.svg The stamps of the issue The Weapon of the Victory (V). Warships: Stamp of Russia 2013 No 1694 Minesweeper Mina.jpg Stamp of Russia 2013 No 1695 Guard ship Metel.jpg Stamp of Russia 2013 No 1696 Armoured boat BKA-75.jpg Stamp of Russia 2013 No 1697 Gunboat Usyskin.jpg


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