KPC3343: The 150th anniversary of General Hong Bum Do’s birth

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(News from 우정사업본부 / KoreaPost) On 12 October 2018 KoreaPost released a stamp commemorating the 150th anniversary of General Hong Bum Do’s birth. Hong Beom-do (August 27, 1868 – October 25, 1943), was a Korean independence activist born in Chasong, North Pyongan. Hong organized a resistance force named the Righteous Army during the Japanese occupation of Korea. 

KoreaPost released this stamp in a commemorative stamp sheet of 16 (4×4) stamps of 330 won each, printed by Royal Joh. Enschedé for POSA:

Stamp sheet for KPC3343

The details of the stamp:

홍범도장군 탄생 150주년

우표번호 3343
종수 1
발행량 672,000
디자인 홍범도장군, 청산리·봉오동전투 전적비
인쇄 및 색수 평판 4도
전지구성 4 × 4
디자이너 박은경
발행일 2018. 10. 12.
액면가격 330
우표크기 40 × 30
인면 40 × 30
천공 13 × 13¼
용지 평판원지
인쇄처 POSA(Royal Joh. Enschede)

No further information was released by KoreaPost at the time of creating this news release.

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