Friday, April 07, 2006

Pitcairn stamp honours Old Glory

Pitcairn Island, the British colony in the South Pacific founded by the survivors of the HMS Bounty mutineers, has issued a postage stamp commemorating the 175th anniversary of their return to Pitcairn on board the Charles Doggett, captained by William Driver, father of Old Glory.

1 Comments:

At 12:15 am, Anonymous us flags said...

I cannot believe how many flags have changed since the fall the of USSR. My political science degree has now become a study of history.
--us flags

 

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