1944 | Japan

Ref: DR17747
  • £275.00

Japan. (Netherlands East Indies - POW Mail). 1944. Japan Prisoner of War card (Type 2) printed 'Zentsuzi War Prison Camp Nippon' with framed 'Furyo Yubin' (Prisoner of War Post) in carmine top right and on message side 'Zentsuji Furyo Shuyosho Kitei Hagaki' (Zentsuji Prisoner of War Camp Regulation Postcard), written from a Dutch Naval Officer 'Lt. C.A.E. van Rhee, R.D.N.' (Royal Dutch Navy) addressed to 'The Swedish Consulate, Soeabaja, Djawa' dated '4th August 1944' with rectangular 'Zentsuji Furyo Shuyosho Ken'etsuzumi' (Prisoner of War Camp Censored) with boxed seal of "Hosotani" in orange.
Ex Paul Bulterman's Prisoner of War collection.