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German States are also listed here.

German States
State First Issue Sequence # Notes
Baden 1st May 1851 6
Bavaria 1st November 1849 1
Bergdorf 1st November 1861 16
Bremen 10th April 1855 12
Brunswick 1st January 1852 8
Hamburg 1st January 1859 14
Hanover 1st December 1850 5
Holstein 1st March 1864 17
Lübeck 1st January 1859 15
Mecklenburg-Schwerin 1st July 1856 13
Mecklenburg-Strelitz 1st October 1864 19
North German Confederation 1st January 1868 20, a, b
Oldenburg 5th January 1852 9
Prussia 15th November 1850 3
Saxony 29th June 1850 2
Schleswig 10 March 1864 18
Schleswig-Holstein 15th November 1850 4
Thurn & Taxis, North and South 29th January 1852 10 & 11
Württenberg 15th October 1851 7

German Colonies
Colony ID First Issue Sequence # Notes
Cameroun (Kamerun) 327 14th April 1897 4  
Caroline Islands 348 12th October 1899 7  
German East Africa 295 1st July 1893 1  
German New Guinea 322 1897 2  
German South-West Africa 325 March 1897 3  
Kiauchau (Kiaochow) 356 1900 8  
Mariana Islands 349 18th November 1899    
Marshall Islands 328 28th May 1897 5  
Samoa        
Togo 329 June 1897 6  

German Offices Abroad
Location ID First Issue Sequence # Notes
         
         
China 332 1st March 1898 2  
- Kiauchau        
         
         
Morocco 350 20th December 1899 3  
         
         
         
Turkey 216 25th January 1884 1  
         
         
         
         
         

German Occupation Issues
Location ID First Issue Sequence # Notes
Albania WW2   1943 18 SG7 p.330
Alsace and Lorraine 162 10th September 1870 3  
Alsace and Lorraine WW2   August 1940 11 SG7 p.334
Bohemia and Moravia WW2 586 15th July 1939 9 SG7 p.330
Channel Islands WW2   1941 13 SG7 p.343
Danzig WW2 583 1939 8  
Estonia WW1   4th March 1918 6  
Estonia WW2   August 1941 17 SG7 p.334
Holstein 115 1st March 1864 1  
Ionian Islands   22nd October 1943 20 SG7 p.334
Latvia WW1   1919 7  
Latvia WW2   July 1941 14 SG7 p.334
Lithuania WW1   1916 5
Lithuania WW2   23rd June 1941 16 SG7 p.335
Luxembourg WW2   1st October 1940 12 SG7 p.335
Macedonia   28th October 1944 25  
Montenegro   22nd November 1943 23
Poland WW1   12th May 1915 4  
Poland WW2   1st December 1939 10 SG7 p.336
Russia WW2   4th November 1943 21 SG7 p.338
Schleswig 116 10th March 1864 2  
Serbia WW2   5th June 1941 15 SG7 p.338
Slovenia   5th January 1944 24
Ukraine   14th November 1943 22  
Yugoslavia WW2   9th October 1943 19 SG7 p.340

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