During World War I So Afr troops entered S.W.A. in Febr 1915 and the German forces in the territory surrendered on 09 Jul 1915. So Afr forces occupied German S.W.A. on behalf of the British Gov. Until the signing of the Peace Treaty with Germany at Versailles on 28 June 1919, S.W.A was mandated to So Afr and the South African Red Ensign (flag above) was flown in the territory until 31 May 1928.

During World War I So Afr troops entered S.W.A. in Febr 1915 and the German forces in the territory surrendered on 09 Jul 1915. So Afr forces occupied German S.W.A. on behalf of the British Gov. Until the signing of the Peace Treaty with Germany at Versailles on 28 June 1919, S.W.A was mandated to So Afr and the South African Red Ensign (flag above) was flown in the territory until 31 May 1928.

Union of South Africa 1928 Scott 28a (SG 35b) 4d brown "Native Kraal" Engraved; No Hyphen

Union of South Africa 1928 Scott 28a (SG 35b) 4d brown "Native Kraal" Engraved; No Hyphen

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Union of South Africa  Scott 49 (SG 56h) 1d rose carmine & gray, pair "Jan van Riebeek's Ship Drommedaris" From 1948 booklet pane, postal slogans on margin

Union of South Africa Scott 49 (SG 56h) 1d rose carmine & gray, pair "Jan van Riebeek's Ship Drommedaris" From 1948 booklet pane, postal slogans on margin

Union of South Africa 1941 Scott 54b 2d dull violet & gray

Union of South Africa 1941 Scott 54b 2d dull violet & gray

Union of South Africa 1941 Scott 52 (87) 1½d slate green & ochre 22×18 mm

Union of South Africa 1941 Scott 52 (87) 1½d slate green & ochre 22×18 mm

Union of South Africa 1933 Scott 64 (SG 64) 5/- green & black "Ox Wagon" Photogravure; Die I

Union of South Africa 1933 Scott 64 (SG 64) 5/- green & black "Ox Wagon" Photogravure; Die I

Union of South Africa  1927 Scott 29a (SG 36) 1'- deep blue & bister brown "Gnu" Engraved; No Hyphen

Union of South Africa 1927 Scott 29a (SG 36) 1'- deep blue & bister brown "Gnu" Engraved; No Hyphen

Union of South Africa  1926 Scott 21 4d blue gray "Hope" In 1926, an imperforate homage to the Cape of Good Hope triangulars was issued. This consisted of two stamps: an English and an Afrikaans inscription, each issued on a separate sheet.

Union of South Africa 1926 Scott 21 4d blue gray "Hope" In 1926, an imperforate homage to the Cape of Good Hope triangulars was issued. This consisted of two stamps: an English and an Afrikaans inscription, each issued on a separate sheet.

Union of South Africa  1921 Scott 20 2d dull violet "George V" Coil Stamp - Perf 14 Horizontally

Union of South Africa 1921 Scott 20 2d dull violet "George V" Coil Stamp - Perf 14 Horizontally

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