Malaysia was formed in September 1963, and is comprised of the states of Johor, Kedah, Kelantan, Melaka, Negeri Sembilan, Pahang, Perak, Perlis, Pulau Pinang, Sabah, Sarawak, Selangor, and Terengganu, and one federal territory. Also see "Malaya" and "Straits Settlements."

Catalog: Drummond (Sarawak) OSD1

Date issued: Unknown, EKU November 21, 1973

Printing: Black

Perforation: Imperforate

Inscription: "Opened by the Dead Letter Office Sarawak"

Control Number: None

Description: Unclaimed 1973 registered letter from Simanggang, Sarawak to Petaling Jaya, Selangor that was opened nine months later by the Kuching Dead Letter Office to determine sender's address.

Sarawak is an East Malaysian state on the north side of the island of Borneo (Kalimantan).

Courtesy of Jim Kotanchik by permission.

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