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1941 | Netherlands East Indies

Ref: DR19640
  • £150.00

Netherlands East Indies. (Censorship - Veldpost). Circa 1941. Envelope written from the '2nd Infantry Depot 1st Company' addressed to Batavia. Java bearing Netherlands Indies SG 429, 10c vermilion tied by framed 'Veldpost/ Disributiekt 2' with 'Veldpostcensuur' label tied by 'GECENSUREDRD/ 109' in carmine on face and reverse.

See note in the wonderful 'Nico de Weijer's book on Netherlands Indies censorship the 'GECENSUREDRD' a spelling error.