Germany WWII Kriegsgefangenen POW Camp Airmail Ottawa Canada Cover
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Item #:82025
FrankingPOW
Date Used1942-12-19
Price$49.00
Cover sent from Germany to WWII Luftwaffe Kriegsgefangen (Kgf) / Air Force Prisoner-of-War (POW), Tax Percue / fee paid (cash) for the airmail costs to Ottawa, Canada camp (POW mail was free, but the airmail service was not). War-worn, as per scans. With German and Canadian censors. Took 3 months to get from Germany to Canada -- in 1942 he was most likely a captured pilot from the Battle of Britain, or perhaps one of the (relative) few Afrika Korps pilots.

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