Links to the first postcard from different countries

Countries and the first registered postcards. I’ve also included the first postcard having the picture

Country First postcard Sent Received First postcard with pic
Åland Islands (*) AX-1 2011-02-12 2011-02-22 AX-1
Afghanistan AF-9 2006-01-13 2006-05-17 AF-44
Albania AL-22 2008-12-16 2008-12-29 AL-22
Algeria DZ-6 2006-05-19 2006-06-30 DZ-19
American Samoa (*) AS-1 2013-10-06 2013-11-03 AS-1
Andorra AD-14 2010-08-17 2010-10-17 AD-14
Angola AO-2 2006-01-27 2006-03-24 AO-3
Anguilla (*) AI-6 2016-01-13 2016-03-11 AI-6
Antarctica (*) AQ-18 2008-02-28 2008-03-13 AQ-20
Antigua and Barbuda AG-6 2009-12-20 2010-02-04 AG-6
Argentina AR-1 2005-08-02 2005-08-28 AR-86
Armenia AM-13 2008-04-07 2008-04-24 AM-15
Australia AU-1 2005-07-14 2005-09-03 AU-17
Austria AT-1 2005-07-26 2005-08-12 AT-7
Azerbaijan AZ-18 2007-05-09 2007-05-24 AZ-28
Bahamas BS-12 2007-07-23 2007-08-08 BS-12
Bahrain BH-2 2005-11-07 2005-12-03 BH-42
Bangladesh BD-7 2005-11-19 2005-12-21 BD-90
Belarus BY-8 2005-10-24 2005-11-08 BY-31
Belgium BE-1 2005-07-29 2005-08-28 BE-31
Belize BZ-9 2008-06-14 2008-07-14 BZ-9
Benin BJ-8 2007-03-21 2007-05-16 BJ-49
Bermuda (*) BM-1 2005-11-17 2005-12-13 BM-19
Bhutan BT-6 2005-11-23 2005-12-13 BT-27
Bolivia BO-5 2005-10-20 2006-03-20 BO-19
Bosnia and Herzegovina BA-1 2005-09-03 2005-09-19 BA-15
Botswana BW-12 2008-11-08 2008-11-28 BW-12
Brazil BR-1 2005-07-18 2005-08-25 BR-9
British Virgin Islands (*) VG-1 2006-06-24 2006-07-15 VG-2
Brunei BN-1 2007-04-02 2007-05-27 BN-17
Bulgaria BG-2 2005-08-05 2005-08-18 BG-8
Burkina Faso BF-1 2006-11-15 2006-12-22 BF-11
Burundi BI-7 2012-05-10 2012-06-17 BI-7
Cambodia KH-4 2006-01-17 2006-03-30 KH-15
Cameroon CM-36 2011-06-30 2011-07-31 CM-37
Canada CA-4 2005-07-26 2005-08-16 CA-59
Cape Verde CV-3 2006-10-20 2007-05-24 CV-5
Cayman Islands (*) KY-6 2005-10-17 2006-08-11 KY-8
Central African Republic CF-5 2007-08-22 2008-04-19 CF-12
Chad TD-6 2013-07-01 2013-07-09 TD-11
Chile CL-1 2005-08-12 2005-08-29 CL-25
China CN-1 2005-07-17 2006-05-17 CN-10
Christmas Island (*) CX-1 2013-01-31 2013-03-13 CX-1
Colombia CO-7 2006-02-19 2006-03-13 CO-7
Comoros KM-7 2010-07-17 2010-11-08
Congo CG-6 2007-12-06 2008-08-05 CG-20
Cook Islands CK-1 2009-12-16 2010-01-06 CK-1
Costa Rica CR-1 2005-08-10 2005-09-12 CR-12
Croatia HR-1 2005-08-23 2005-10-04 HR-17
Cuba CU-8 2007-01-10 2007-07-31 CU-17
Curaçao (*) CW-4 2011-11-09 2011-12-02 CW-4
Cyprus CY-6 2006-03-05 2006-04-11 CY-22
Czech Republic CZ-1 2005-08-15 2005-08-22 CZ-42
Côte d’Ivoire CI-8 2007-11-26 2008-04-17 CI-22
Denmark DK-1 2005-08-03 2005-08-12 DK-8
Djibouti DJ-5 2010-07-17 2010-09-16 DJ-5
Dominican Republic DO-15 2008-03-02 2008-05-30 DO-18
Dominica DM-2 2010-02-07 2010-05-05 DM-2
Ecuador EC-11 2007-02-24 2007-03-22 EC-11
Egypt EG-1 2005-07-28 2005-08-30 EG-14
El Salvador SV-4 2008-02-20 2008-03-17 SV-6
Equatorial Guinea GQ-1 2010-07-07 2010-09-11 GQ-1
Eritrea ER-1 2005-11-18 2005-11-28 ER-1
Estonia EE-1 2005-08-28 2005-09-17 EE-29
Eswatini SZ-6 2009-07-04 2009-08-23 SZ-6
Ethiopia ET-2 2005-12-03 2006-01-03 ET-27
Faroe Islands FO-7 2008-09-01 2008-09-09 FO-10
Fiji FJ-1 2006-05-05 2006-07-22 FJ-4
Finland FI-1 2005-08-01 2006-05-17 FI-22
France FR-1 2005-07-26 2005-08-01 FR-13
French Guiana (*) GF-1 2005-08-27 2005-09-07 GF-38
French Polynesia (*) PF-10 2008-04-13 2008-04-23 PF-10
French Southern Territories (*) TF-2 2007-12-12 2008-02-23 TF-6
Gabon GA-16 2013-10-24 2013-12-30 GA-16
Gambia GM-4 2009-11-14 2009-11-19 GM-5
Georgia GE-1 2005-09-07 2005-09-20 GE-26
Germany DE-1 2005-07-16 2005-07-21 DE-1
Ghana GH-3 2005-10-19 2005-11-21 GH-16
Gibraltar (*) GI-1 2010-05-27 2010-07-01 GI-1
Greece GR-1 2005-08-01 2005-08-10 GR-19
Greenland (*) GL-1 2006-08-12 2006-08-22 GL-3
Grenada GD-1 2010-01-18 2010-02-05 GD-12
Guadeloupe (*) GP-1 2005-08-12 2005-08-29 GP-17
Guam (*) GU-1 2006-02-24 2006-03-10 GU-15
Guatemala GT-4 2005-12-08 2006-02-04 GT-13
Guinea-Bissau GW-6 2019-08-07 2019-09-10 GW-6
Guinea GN-1 2005-11-07 2005-11-22 GN-9
Guyana GY-17 2009-11-26 2009-12-15 GY-17
Haiti HT-1 2008-12-15 2009-06-17 HT-4
Honduras HN-16 2010-08-25 2010-10-03 HN-30
Hong Kong (*) HK-1 2007-06-02 2007-06-07 HK-1
Hungary HU-1 2005-10-12 2005-10-19 HU-1
Iceland IS-1 2005-08-15 2005-08-22 IS-24
India IN-1 2005-07-22 2005-08-19 IN-6
Indonesia ID-1 2005-09-19 2005-11-13 ID-3
Iran IR-2 2005-09-02 2005-10-04 IR-5
Iraq IQ-3 2005-09-25 2005-10-12 IQ-15
Ireland IE-1 2005-08-13 2005-12-19 IE-2
Israel IL-6 2005-08-28 2005-09-11 IL-7
Italy IT-3 2005-07-26 2005-09-21 IT-62
Jamaica JM-5 2006-02-08 2006-03-30 JM-6
Japan JP-3 2005-08-24 2005-08-31 JP-50
Jordan JO-9 2006-11-03 2006-11-26 JO-11
Kazakhstan KZ-1 2005-09-16 2005-11-15 KZ-18
Kenya KE-1 2005-11-18 2005-12-01 KE-1
Kiribati KI-17 2013-01-07 2013-02-27 KI-17
Korea (North) KP-6 2009-06-04 2009-06-18 KP-7
Korea (South) KR-3 2005-10-25 2006-04-02
Kosovo (*) XK-1 2015-01-12 2015-01-31 XK-1
Kuwait KW-2 2005-08-30 2005-09-20 KW-11
Kyrgyzstan KG-2 2008-01-01 2008-02-01 KG-3
Laos LA-1 2005-11-04 2005-11-23 LA-12
Latvia LV-1 2005-08-26 2005-09-05 LV-68
Lebanon LB-1 2005-11-19 2006-01-06 LB-24
Lesotho LS-2 2005-11-25 2006-01-02 LS-2
Liberia LR-9 2010-08-17 2010-09-03 LR-9
Libya LY-6 2009-09-12 2009-12-27 LY-10
Liechtenstein LI-1 2010-07-15 2010-08-03 LI-8
Lithuania LT-1 2005-08-11 2006-05-16 LT-20
Luxembourg LU-1 2005-08-05 2005-08-24 LU-2
Macao (*) MO-7 2007-04-19 2007-07-05 MO-7
Madagascar MG-10 2008-08-06 2008-09-08 MG-10
Malawi MW-2 2005-11-22 2006-01-02 MW-9
Malaysia MY-2 2005-08-16 2006-05-17 MY-14
Maldives MV-1 2005-11-24 2006-01-28 MV-18
Malta MT-1 2005-09-09 2006-02-07 MT-37
Marshall Islands MH-3 2010-06-22 2010-08-13 MH-3
Martinique (*) MQ-1 2005-09-03 2005-10-15 MQ-3
Mauritius MU-1 2005-08-19 2005-09-09 MU-27
Mayotte (*) YT-6 2012-02-08 2012-02-17 YT-9
Mexico MX-1 2005-07-25 2006-05-17 MX-11
Micronesia FM-4 2006-03-27 2006-08-02 FM-14
Moldova MD-1 2005-08-17 2005-09-10 MD-15
Monaco MC-1 2005-07-26 2005-08-24 MC-9
Mongolia MN-1 2006-03-29 2006-04-28 MN-28
Montenegro ME-5 2007-05-07 2007-07-03 ME-5
Montserrat (*) MS-2 2010-07-09 2010-09-13 MS-2
Morocco MA-1 2005-09-14 2005-10-02 MA-57
Mozambique MZ-2 2005-08-12 2005-10-17 MZ-12
Myanmar MM-4 2006-10-26 2006-11-23 MM-4
Namibia NA-2 2010-05-23 2010-06-29 NA-2
Nepal NP-12 2005-11-19 2006-04-07 NP-48
Netherlands NL-2 2005-07-21 2005-08-02 NL-21
New Caledonia (*) NC-1 2005-11-24 2005-12-05 NC-8
New Zealand NZ-1 2005-07-31 2005-08-10 NZ-17
Nicaragua NI-1 2008-02-19 2008-02-28 NI-4
Nigeria NG-9 2005-11-22 2006-06-24 NG-11
Niue (*) NU-1 2008-12-04 2008-12-09 NU-4
Norfolk Island (*) NF-1 2011-05-26 2011-06-07 NF-4
North Macedonia MK-4 2006-03-28 2006-04-25 MK-25
Northern Mariana Islands (*) MP-1 2009-05-06 2009-05-18 MP-8
Norway NO-3 2005-08-10 2005-08-16 NO-4
Oman OM-1 2005-10-31 2005-11-15 OM-7
Pakistan PK-1 2005-07-29 2006-05-17
Palau PW-18 2015-11-14 2016-01-20 PW-18
Palestine (*) PS-1 2008-05-19 2009-02-26 PS-2
Panama PA-1 2005-11-25 2005-12-21 PA-5
Papua New Guinea PG-1 2005-11-20 2005-12-11 PG-1
Paraguay PY-1 2007-05-10 2007-05-28 PY-6
Peru PE-1 2005-07-27 2005-08-12 PE-56
Philippines PH-1 2005-08-02 2005-09-24 PH-20
Poland PL-2 2005-08-15 2005-08-25 PL-9
Portugal PT-1 2005-07-04 2005-07-06 PT-1
Puerto Rico (*) PR-1 2005-08-17 2005-10-13 PR-1
Qatar QA-1 2005-11-18 2005-11-28 QA-44
Romania RO-2 2005-08-03 2005-08-28 RO-55
Russia RU-1 2005-08-14 2005-08-26
Rwanda RW-44 2011-03-06 2011-03-16 RW-44
Réunion (*) RE-1 2007-08-22 2007-10-04 RE-1
Saint Barthélemy (*) BL-1 2014-09-10 2014-09-20 BL-1
Saint Helena, … SH-2 2006-08-21 2006-10-05 SH-4
Saint Kitts and Nevis KN-1 2010-02-18 2010-03-18 KN-1
Saint Lucia LC-2 2009-04-17 2009-05-07 LC-2
Samoa WS-6 2008-05-04 2008-06-24 WS-6
San Marino SM-6 2008-09-30 2008-10-06 SM-6
Sao Tome and Principe ST-11 2010-03-16 2010-04-02 ST-13
Saudi Arabia SA-21 2006-03-09 2006-03-28 SA-34
Senegal SN-1 2005-10-27 2006-05-17 SN-20
Serbia RS-1 2007-03-08 2007-03-14 RS-1
Seychelles SC-3 2008-08-01 2008-08-16 SC-6
Sierra Leone SL-7 2019-03-25 2019-04-10 SL-7
Singapore SG-1 2005-09-03 2005-09-22 SG-49
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) (*) SX-1 2012-04-19 2012-06-03 SX-1
Slovakia SK-1 2005-08-26 2005-09-17 SK-40
Slovenia SI-1 2005-07-30 2005-08-10 SI-28
Solomon Islands SB-1 2007-07-31 2007-08-25 SB-2
Somalia SO-8 2018-11-23 2018-12-05 SO-10
South Africa ZA-1 2005-07-26 2005-08-10 ZA-1
South Georgia and SS GS-1 2022-02-23 2022-04-07 GS-1
South Sudan SS-2 2022-03-06 2022-03-18 SS-2
Spain ES-1 2005-07-26 2005-08-22 ES-1
Sri Lanka LK-2 2005-08-20 2005-09-04 LK-43
Sudan SD-1 2010-03-23 2010-04-24 SD-17
Suriname SR-1 2005-09-20 2006-02-23 SR-14
Svalbard and Jan Mayen (*) SJ-9 2006-05-15 2006-05-16 SJ-24
Sweden SE-1 2005-07-28 2005-08-04 SE-9
Switzerland CH-1 2005-07-26 2005-08-08 CH-6
Syria SY-2 2008-01-04 2008-01-12 SY-3
Taiwan (*) TW-2 2005-08-25 2005-09-17 TW-12
Tajikistan TJ-5 2008-04-21 2008-05-31 TJ-6
Tanzania TZ-14 2006-02-13 2006-02-23 TZ-40
Thailand TH-7 2005-11-25 2006-01-03 TH-23
Timor-Leste TL-2 2010-03-16 2010-05-25 TL-2
Togo TG-20 2012-08-12 2012-10-08 TG-20
Tonga TO-2 2017-11-09 2018-01-20 TO-2
Trinidad and Tobago TT-2 2005-12-08 2006-01-13 TT-2
Tunisia TN-1 2006-09-09 2006-09-26 TN-30
Turkey TR-7 2005-09-02 2005-09-13 TR-56
Turkmenistan TM-19 2011-01-13 2011-02-08 TM-19
Turks and Caicos Islands (*) TC-14 2016-11-26 2017-01-09 TC-14
Tuvalu TV-1 2009-05-25 2009-06-20 TV-1
Uganda UG-27 2007-06-08 2007-06-20 UG-82
Ukraine UA-7 2005-09-08 2005-09-21 UA-7
United Arab Emirates AE-1 2005-08-13 2005-09-05 AE-7
United Kingdom GB-1 2005-07-24 2005-08-02 GB-11
United States of America US-1 2005-07-14 2005-07-21 US-1
Uruguay UY-2 2005-12-25 2006-02-02 UY-2
Uzbekistan UZ-1 2005-11-26 2005-12-12 UZ-13
Vanuatu VU-9 2014-03-03 2014-03-26 VU-10
Vatican VA-1 2009-10-23 2009-12-04 VA-30
Venezuela VE-7 2005-11-06 2006-03-07 VE-17
Vietnam VN-2 2005-11-18 2005-12-10 VN-3
Virgin Islands of the USA (*) VI-1 2005-10-12 2005-11-02 VI-1
Wallis and Futuna WF-16 2009-10-26 2009-11-12 WF-17
Yemen YE-6 2007-05-11 2007-05-21 YE-6
Zambia ZM-12 2010-01-05 2010-01-25 ZM-12
Zimbabwe ZW-16 2006-09-23 2006-09-28 ZW-42
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It’s not that they didn’t have a no. 1, it just didn’t get registered.

The first registered card from Norway is Postcard NO-3
Italy: Postcard IT-3
Andorra: Postcard AD-14
Cyprus: Postcard CY-6
San Marino: Postcard SM-6
Jamaica: Postcard JM-5
Japan: Postcard JP-3
Jordan Postcard JO-9
Vanuatu: Postcard VU-9
Venezuela:Postcard VE-7
Vietnam: Postcard VN-2
Wallis & Futuna: Postcard WF-16
Western Sahara: Postcard EH-12
Yemen: Postcard YE-6
Zambia: Postcard ZM-12
Zimbabwe: Postcard ZW-16

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@borealis Thanks for posting. I’ve updated the list with more information. Also include links to postcards with picture.