An extraordinary achievement by Pedro Vaz Pereira
Pedro Vaz Pereira, Honorary President of FEPA and current President of the Portuguese Philatelic Federation, was awarded not once, not twice, but three times with three different and of the highest level philatelic distinctions on the same day during LIBEREC 2022 European Philatelic Exhibition.
a. The FEPA Medal for Exceptional Philatelic Study and Research for his two volume book, The Portuguese Post 1853-1900, presented by FEPA President Bill Hedley.
b. The European Academy of Philately Press Award for the best magazine of the year Filatelia Lusitana as his Director, presented by AEP President Jean Voruz.
c. Large Gold Medal and 96 points with Research SP for his two volume book, presented by the Czech Philatelic Federation President Julius Cacka.
An inconceivable philatelic record!
[photos provided by José Ramón Moreno]