DECORTE , Donald
DECORTE , Donald
Active member
GENT Belgium
donald.decorte@telenet.be
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Member of the following philatelic circles :
Royal Belgian Academy of Philately;
Pro Post, Belgian organisation for the promotion of philately;
Koninklijke Postzegelkring van het Land van Waas (Royal philatelic circle of “Land of Waas”);
Société Royale Gantoise de Timbrologie (secretary) (Royal society of Ghent for Stamp-studies);
Gentse Kring voor Marcofilie en Postwaardestukken (secretary) (Circle of Ghent for marcophily and postal stationery).

Positions:
National Jury (youth and postal history);
Board Member of the FRCPB (the Belgian federation);
Vice-President of the FRCPB for the province “Eastern Flanders”.

Specialities:
Collections:
Postal History of Ghent;
Postal History of the “Vier Ambachten” (Belgian part);
Illustrated postal stationery of Belgium;
French postal stationery with stamps that were never issued separately (as stamps);
Aerograms of Macao;Germania (postal history).

Awards:
Large Gold ROSSICA 2014 for “Le Philatéliste Belge”;
National large silver;
National Bronze for literature for the book “ Rural postal service of the Vier Ambachten”, “Belgian part”.


Publications:
Book: “de landelijke postdienst in de Vier Ambachten, Belgisch gedeelte” (Rural postal service of the “Vier Ambachten”, Belgian part).
Numerous articles on many different subjects.

Spoken languages:
French, English, German, Dutch
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