T A N K S

USSR (Soviet Union) and Russia Postage - Stamps
1918 - 2000

SETS, SOUVENIR SHEETS, SINGLE STAMPS


Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1938

             
 

589

589

630

20k gray-red, Tankman

3,200

12,5

MNH, EF

1940

             
 

725

737

768

30k green, Welcoming tank crew

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

728

740

771

1r red, Crowd waving soviet tanks

0,200

12,5

MNH, EF

1942

             
 

830

836

867

20k black, Anti-tank artillery

5,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

831

842

874

20k rose, Flaming tank

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

844

868

893

60k green, Defense of Moscow

8,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1943

             
 

851

852

883

60k brown, Tanks

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

867

879

901

60k green, Soldiers and tank

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

869

881

905

30k orange, Mayakovsky, tank, plane

5,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

870

882

906

60k blue, Mayakovsky, tank, plane

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

874

886

917

20k orange, Tanks

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1945

             
 

967

954

975

30k brown, Fight with nazi tanks

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

968

955

976

30k black, Tank landing

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

969

956

977

60k red, Meeting of liberators

1,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

             
 

1015

999

1015

20k brown, Tank Assembly line

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1946

             
 

1080

1064

1057

30k green, Tanks in Red Square

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1081

1065

1058

60k brown, Tanks in Red Square

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1948

             
 

1313

1250

1258

30k, sepia, Tankmen group

0,350

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1314

1251

1259

1r, rose, Tank parade in Moscow

0,700

12,5

MNH, EF

1951

             
 

1611

1559

1552

40k brown, Kirov Machine Works

1,500

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1663

1612

1609

1r, black, Soviet Liberators Memorial

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1958

             
 

2125

2057

2043

60k multi, Storming of Reichstag

1,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1961

             
 

2547

2458

2449

4k brown, Soldier, WW2 Hero

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1962

             
 

2663

2576

2570

4k blue-brown, Hero V. Shalandin

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1963

             
 

2828

2725

2708

4k rose-black, General Panfilov

2,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2869

2778

2757

4k orange, Kursk battle, tanks, map

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2870

2779

2758

6k green, Victory of Kursk, tankman

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1965

             
 

3199

3053

3032

3k ultra, Defence of Moscow

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

1969

             
 

3727

3602

3575

4k emerald, Kosmodemiansky, Hero

4,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

3728

3601

3574

4k rose, Filchenkov, WW2 Hero

4,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

3746

3618

3575A

4k blue, Yarosh, WW2 Hero

4,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1970

             
 

3855

3730

3702

4k brown, Borsoyev, Hero of WW2

5,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

3856

3731

3703

4k gray, Peshekhonov, WW2 Hero

5,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1973

             
 

4204

4098

4064

4k gray-red, Soviet victory of Kursk

3,200

11,5

MNH, EF

1983

             
 

5395

5275

5145

4k multi, Chelyabinsk Tractor Plant

5,500

11,5

MNH, EF

1984

             
 

5467

5347

5219

10k multicol, Soviet tank T-34

3,600

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5468

5348

5217

10k multicol, Soviet tank KV

3,600

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5469

5349

5218

10k multicol, Soviet tank IS-2

3,600

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5470

5350

5221

10k multicol, Soviet tank SU-100

3,600

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5471

5351

5220

10k multicol, Soviet tank ISU-152

3,600

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1993

             
 

6456

295

6132

10r multi, Battle of Kursk, 50th Ann.

2,300

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1994

             
 

6543

382

6213c

100r multicol, Liberation of Belarus

0,800

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1998

             
 

6855

696

6487

1r multicol, Koshkin, tank designer

0,250

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1999

             
 

6905

746

6533c

2r multicol, Motorcycle M-72, 1941

0,350

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

Comments and Abbreviations

Stamps are referenced by CPA Stamp Catalog (Moscow, 1983), Michel (2002/2003) and Scott (2002/2003).
Stamp from set marked (*) my be available as single stamp.
CPA - "Souzpechat" Central Philatelic Agency under the Ministry of Communications of the USSR. CPA catalog numbering of 1918-1980 RSFSR and USSR postage-stamps are accepted in the Russia up to days ( have a look at V.Soloviev "1857-1991 Postage-Stamps of Russian and USSR. Catalog - Reference. 2002/2003 ".
The number of stamps printed (column Print run) is quoted in millions.
MNH - Mint never hinged
MLH - Mint lightly hinged
MH - mint hinged
F - fine stamp condition
VF - very fine stamp condition
EF - extremely fine stamp condition
S - superb, better than EF
SEC - Special Event Cancel
CTO - Cancelled to order
Imperf. - Imperforated stamp

 

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