Ref: DR17743
  • £175.00

Netherlands East Indies. (Prisoner of War in Java). 1945. Prisoner of War (2nd) postal stationery reply card (Kirim) with pre-printed 'Ofuku Yubin Hagaki/ Fukushin' (Postcard with reply/ outbound) and 'Furyo Yubin' (Prisoner of War Post), written from 'J.A. Voaden, Blanda (Dutch), No 1062, Sargent, Djawa. W.N.' (Batavia) addressed to his wife in Tjitjalenka with framed 'Ken'etsuzumi' (censored) hand-struck in blue-green and circular seal of "Watanabe" in orange.
Card written in Malay.
David Tett and Spink state "These reply cards are very scarce'. The "Kirim" is the outbound reply half.
Ex Paul Bulterman's Prisoner of War collection.