1943 | NETHERLANDS EAST INDIES

Ref: DR17654
  • £175.00

Netherlands East Indies. (Prisoner of War jn Java). 1943. Netherlands East Indies Japanese Occupation 'Dai Nippon' postal stationery card 3 1/2c grey written from 'Njonja (Mrs) F.C. Harsveldt, Djakarta' dated '28th March 03' cancelled by Djakarta date stamp '30th March 43' and endorsed 'Tawanan Militair' (Military Prisoner) addressed to 'A. Harsveldt, Nederlander, Luitenant ter zee 11, Djawa D. (Malang) with rectangular 'Ken' etsuzumi' (censored) in carmine and boxed 'Kyoka' (Approved) in red with circular seal of "Yamamoto" in orange.
Lovely item, written in Malay to Djawa code 'D' for (Malang).
Ex Paul Bulterman's Prisoner of War collection.