WORLD WAR II

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

SETS, SOUVENIR SHEETS, SINGLE STAMPS


1940-1945    1946-1965    1966-2000

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1946

             
 

1019

1003

1022

30k brown, Victory Medal, Stalin

3,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1020

1004

1021

30k violet, Victory Medal, Stalin

3,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1021

1005

1024

60k henna, Victory Medal, Stalin

4,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1022

1006

1023

60k black, Victory Medal, Stalin

4,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1023

1007

1025

60k red, Soviet soldier, Kremlin

2,500

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1027

1011

1029

60k brown, Artillery on Red Squary

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1028

1012

1030

2r violet, Artillery on Red Squary

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1029

1013

1031

3r red, Victory Parade, Moscow

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1030

1014

992A

5k violet, Iakovlev-3 fighter

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1031

1015

992B

10k henna, Petliakov-2 Dive bomber

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1032

1017

992D

15k green, Petliakov-8 heavy bomber

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1033

1016

992C

15k red, Ilyushin-2 Bombers

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1034

1018

992E

20k gray, Tupolev-2 Bombers

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1035

1020

992F

30k violet, , Ilyushin-4 far-bombers

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1036

1019

992G

30k brown, Polikarpov-2 biplane

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1037

1021

992H

50k violet, Lavochkin-7 fighters

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1038

1022

992I

60k violet, Iakovlev-9 fighter

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1055

1035A

1041

60k blue, Marshal's Star

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

1056

1036A

1046

60k violet, Medal for Bravery

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

1057

1032A

1043

60k blue, Heroic Service in Battle

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

1058

1037A

1040

60k brown, Workers' Gallantry

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

1059

1039A

1039

60k salmon, Workers' achievement

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

1060

1038A

1045

60k carmine, Defense of Moscow

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

1061

1033A

1044

60k green, Defense of Caucasus

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

1062

1034A

1042

60k green, Defense of Soviet Arctic

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

1064

1052

1074

1r claret, Bravery

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1065

1054

1071

1r black, Services in Battle

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1066

1049

1068

1r carmine, Workers' Gallantry

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1067

1048

1067

1r violet, Workers' Achievement

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1068

1053

1073

1r black, Defense of Moscow

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1069

1055

1072

1r brown, Defense of Caucasus

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1070

1050

1070

1r black, Defense of Soviet Arctic

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1071

1051

1069

1r carmine, Partisan of Patriotic War

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1948

             
 

1345

949b

1341A

2r violet,  Bogdan Chmielnicki Order

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1346

950b

1342A

3r red, Order of Victory

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1949

             
 

1389

949c

1341

2r green,  Bogdan Chmielnicki Order

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1390

950c

1342

3r carmine, Order of Victory

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1950

             
 

1525

1473

1462

40k brown, Red Army Monument

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1526

1474

1463

1r rose, Medal and Order of Victory      

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1532

1480

1477

20k blue, Victory Theater, Stalingrad

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1533

1481

1478

40k green, Lenin Street, Stalingrad

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1534

1482

1479

50k red-orange, Gorky Theater

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1535

1483

1480

1r gray, Monument at defense line

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1950

             
 

1550

1501

1498

40k, brown, Marite Melnik

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1951

             
 

1593

1541

1542

25k gray, Greeting of Russian troops

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1595

1543

1544

60k brown, Red Army Memorial

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1609

1557

1550

40k gray, Russian War Memorial

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1610

1558

1551

1r brown, Russian War Memorial

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1611

1559

1552

40k brown, Kirov Machine Works

1,500

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1660

1609

1606

25k, red-brown, Red Army Memorial

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1663

1612

1609

1r, black, Soviet Liberators Memorial

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1952

             
 

1688

1636

1633

60k green, Soviet  Army Memorial

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1955

             
 

1807

1753

1750

40k, violet, Brothers in Arms

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1958

             
 

2125

2057

2043

60k multi, Storming of Reichstag

1,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1960

             
 

2401

2322

2307

40k multicol, Timur Frunze, aviator

1,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2402

2342

2322

1r multicol, Gen. I. Tcherniakovski

1,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2408

2329

2308

40k multicol, Overprinted in red

0,200

12,5:12

MNH, S

               
 

2418

2339

2319

40k blue-black, Monument, Prague

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2419

2340

2320

60k brown, Charles Bridge, Prague

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1961

             
 

2547

2458

2449

4k brown, Soldier, WW2 Hero

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2591

2501

2494

4k black-red, General Karbishev

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2611

2515

2513

4k multi, Defence of Brest, 1941

2,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2612

2546

2514

4k multi, Defence of Odessa

2,200

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2613

2568

2512

4k multi, Victory of Moscow, 1941

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1962

             
 

2663

2576

2570

4k blue-brown, Hero V. Shalandin

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2664

2577

2571

6k brown-green, Hero M. Gadgiev

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2690

2601

2597

3k multi, Young Pioneers- Hero

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2715

2628

2514A

4k multi, Defense of Sevastopol

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2800

2701

C100

6k multi, Planes, Arms of Normandy

2,000

11,5

MNH, EF

1963

             
 

2826

2726

2707

4k brown, A. Matrosov, soldier-hero

2,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2827

2727

2706

4k brown, Avetisian, soldier-hero

2,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2828

2725

2708

4k rose-black, General Panfilov

2,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2866

2759

2514B

4k brown, Defense of Leningrad

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2867

2760

2514D

4k multi, Victory of Stalingrad

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2868

2761

2514C

4k multi, Liberation of Kiev

3,000

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

               
 

2948

2835

2818

4k multi, Poletaev, WW2 Hero

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1964

             
 

3002

2882

2860

4k violet, Vilkov, sailor-hero

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3003

2883

2861

4k indigo, Smirnov, soldier-hero

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

3004

2884

2859

4k brown, Zaslonov, WW2 Hero

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3005

2906

2862

4k brown, Khorujaia, WW2 Hero

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

3024

2902

2876

4k multi, Sailor, Odessa Lighthouse

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3025

2905

2877

4k multi, Lenin statue,  Leningrad

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1965

             
 

3148

3012

2862A

4k lilac, Sivko, sailor hero

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3149

3013

2862B

4k blue-brown, Polbin, aviator hero

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

3182

3035

2903

6k multi, View of Prague, monument

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

3183

3045

2903B

6k multi, Statue of Russian Soldier

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

3184

3068

2904

6k multi, Warsaw, flag and medal

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3197

3051

3030

1k red, Soviet flag, Broken Swastikas

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3198

3052

3031

2k red-black, "Fatherland Calling !"

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3199

3053

3032

3k ultra, Defence of Moscow

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3200

3054

3033

4k green, "Rest after the battle"

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3201

3055

3034

4k violet, Mother of partisan

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3202

3056

3035

6k claret, Red flag- symbol of victory

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3203

3057

3036

10k plum, Glory to fallen heros

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3204

3058

3037

12k red, Invincible Nation and Army

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3205

3059

3038

16k lilac, Victory Day on Red Square

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3206

3060

3039

20k red, Modern Soviet Army

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

1965

             
 

3291

3160

3135

10k violet, Moscow as City- Hero

2,500

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3292

3155

3133

10k blue, Leningrad as City- Hero

2,500

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3293

3159

3137

10k red, Stalingrad as City- Hero

2,500

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3294

3154

3132

10k brown, Kiev as City- Hero

2,500

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3295

3156

3134

10k multicol, Odessa as City- Hero

2,500

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3296

3158

3138

10k gray, Sevastopol as City- Hero

2,500

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3297

3157

3136

10k brown, Brest as City- Hero

2,500

11,5

MNH, EF

 

6958

bl32

6582

5r multi, Victory Fireworks, Moscow

0,350

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1940-1945    1946-1965    1966-2000

 

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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