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Category: COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA - Military - WWII - Prisoners of War in Asia

Description: LIBERATED POWs:1945 (Oct 8) Liberated Prisoner of War usage of Comforts Fund cover endorsed "Liberated UK POW" & on the flap "HQ3 Australian Reception Group" to England with 'AUST ARMY PO/241' cds, couple of minor blemishes. [Ted Proud records APO 241 at Hollandia Feb-June 1945, then in Japan from May 1946; Phil Collas records usage at Morotai from Feb 1945 "until late in that year" & in Japan in 1946. Neither mentions usage at the HQ3 POW Reception Centre believed to be at Manila, Philippine Islands]

Listed in: GREAT BRITAIN , Y.M.C.A. , Japan Occupation , Philippines , Prisoners of War , Postal History , Military World War II , AUSTRALIA

Estimate: AUD$ 350.00T

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