Start of the sale:
Monday, October 21, 2019 at 5:37 PM
Monday, July 27, 2020 at 1:00 AM
Created by Delcampe Lister
This is a beautiful Picture postcard cover from a German prisoner of war, POW, in the POW camp at Aonogahara Japan to Greiz Germany. In good condition some wear marks.. Excellent cancels and markings. Postmarked October 18, 1916. Postcard depicts camp view. Covers from German POWs held by Japan in World War 1 are exceptionally rare, moreso ones held in Japan mailing covers with Japanese franking to other POWs. Extremely rare item. The sender is probably one of the German soldiers captured in Tsingtao China by Japanese forces early in world war 1. for overseas airmail, , registered mail fees included.