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Some stamps with inscription 'INDONESIA MERDEKA' and 'REPOEBLIK INDONESIA':
Stamps of Netherlands Indies, overprinted 'REPOEBLIK INDONESIA':
Examples, many of these issues or 'dubious', moreover many forged overprints exist:
(Netherlands Indies stamp overprinted with Japanese text)
These stamps are used by the Japanese Navy for use in the Lesser Sunda Islands, Molucca Archipelago and Districts of Celebes and South Borneo.
Many designs were issued, mainly with animals or flowers, they were neve used in the terriotory they were intended to be used. These stamps are purely made for philatelic purposes.
Some postage due stamps of Indonesia only have the inscription 'BAJAR PORTO' and the value in 'SEN'.