1944 | NETHERLANDS EAST INDIES

Ref: DR17704
  • £175.00

Netherlands East Indies. (Prisoner of War in Java). 1944. Prisoner of War postal stationery card with pre-printed 'Jawa Furyo Shuyosho' (Java Prisoner of War Camp) in brackets, 'Furyo Shuyosho' (Prisoner of War Post) with boxed 'Jawa Furyo Shuyosho Ken'etszumi' (Java Prisoner of War Camp, Censored) in red, written by 'C.A. Meyer (19796), Indo-Blanda Java C.R. (Batavia) addressed to his son 'Th. G.R. Meyer, No 33962, Java C.Q. (Bandoeng) with framed 'Ken'etsuzumi' and rectangular seal of "Tanaka" with arrivval circular seal of "Watanabe".
Card written from POW Camp in Batavia to a camp in Bandoeng, written in Malay and censored on reverse.
Ex Paul Bulterman's Prisoner of War collection.