1945 | Malaya

Ref: DR17661
  • £295.00

Netherlands East Indies. (Prisoner of War in Sumatra and Singapore). 1945. Prisoner of War postal stationery card (second type) headed 'Furyo Yubin' (Prisoner of War Post) with pre-printed 'Marai Furyo Shuyosho' (Malaya Prisoner of War Post) and 'Ken' etsuzumi' (censored), written by '1st Lt. J.W.A.J. Verburgt, Royal Netherlands Indies Forces' addressed to his wife 'Mrs E.L. Verbugt, Bandoeng, Java' with un-recorded Japanese censor in orange, routed via Singapore with rectangular 'Ken' etsuzumi' (censored) in violet with oval seal of "Shimogahara" applied in Singapore.
Ex Paul Bulterman's Prisoner of War collection.