Postal History of UGANDA

Post Offices FORT PORTAL to ITENDERO

FORT PORTAL
13.05.1901 to 09.10.1962
HQ of Toro District
Renamed from Toro

1

  DR "Blank"     13.05.1901
(Proud)
12.03.1903
(Proud)
 

2

  1C "U.P"   08.09.1903
(Proud)
06.04.1922
(Proud)
 
       
3   1C "UGANDA"   26.05.1922
(Proud)
06.01.1958
(Proud)
 
4   DR "UGANDA"   18.11.1939
(Proud)
11.08.1961
(Aab)
 
5   1C "UGANDA" Skeleton 16.08.1955
(Proud)
14.04.1956
(Proud)
 
22.09.1957
(Proud)
01.01.1962
(Proud)
 
6   1C "UGANDA"   Skeleton
Upside down U after Portal
28.05.1956
(Proud)
07.08.1956
(Proud)
 
7   1C "UGANDA" Skeleton
Upside down T in Portal
U of Uganda missing
??.08.1956
(Proud)
   
8   1C "UGANDA"   Small postmark 24.09.1962
(Proud)
09.10.1962
(Proud)
 
9   2C "UGANDA"   24.02.1962
(Proud)
09.10.1962
(Proud)
 
10   1C "UGANDA"   POSTAGE PAID in centre 17.05.1962
(Proud)
   

GONDOKORO
October 1901 to 13.02.1913
Transfered to Sudan May 1914

1   2-liner     Gondokoro
Post Office
??.10.1901
(Proud)
??.03.1903
(Proud)
 
       
2   1C "U.P."   02.07.1903
(Proud)
13.02.1913
(Proud)
 

GULU
1912 to 09.10.1962
HQ of Gulu District

1   2C "Blank"     19.04.1914
(Proud)
   
2   DR UGANDA   13.05.1914
(Proud)
23.12.1948
(Proud)
 
3   2C "Blank"   No name at top - blank - 23.04.1924
(Proud)
   
4   2C "UGANDA"   28.09.1950
(Aab)
05.09.1962
(Proud)
 
5   1C "UGANDA"     01.02.1960
(Proud)
09.10.1962
(Proud)
 
6 "REGISTERED" OVAL "GULU UGANDA"     29.09.1962
(Proud)
09.10.1962
(Proud)
 

HOIMA
04.12.1903 to 09.10.1962
HQ of Bunyoro District

1   1C "U.P"
  04.12.1903
(Proud)
16.07.1920
(Proud)
 
14.11.1925
(Proud)
07.06.1927
(Aab)
 
2   1C "Cross"     02.05.1912
(Proud)
17.10.1924
(Proud)
 
3   DR "UGANDA"   11.10.1928
(Proud)
09.10.1962
(Proud)
 

IBANDA MBARARA
06.09.1957 to 09.10.1962
Sub PA under Mbarara

1   1C "UGANDA" Skeleton 06.09.1957(Proud) 09.10.1962
(Proud)
 

IBUJE LIRA
03.04.1962 to 09.10.1962
Sub PA under Lira

Not recorded known after independence

IGANGA
16.10.19007 to April 1901
25.03.1909 to
09.10.1962
HQ of Busoga District

1   DR "Blank"   16.10.1900(Proud)    
25.03.1909
(Proud)
12.03.1910
(Proud)
 
2   DR "UGANDA"   05.09.1914
(Proud)
27.04.1948
(Proud)
 
       
3   2C "UGANDA"   07.01.1950
(Proud)
09.10.1962
(Proud)
 
4   1C "UGANDA"   30.08.1956
(Proud)
11.04.1958
(Proud)
 

ISHAKA MBARARA
18.05.1957 to 09.10.1962
Sub PA under Mbarara

1   1C "UGANDA"   18.05.1957(Proud) 09.10.1962
(Proud)
 

ITENDERO MBARARA
01.08.1958 to 16.08.1960
Sub PA under Mbarara

1   1C "UGANDA"     03.09.1959(Proud)