Germany 1920 WWI Kiautschou China POW Japan Manchuria Railway Mining Cover
Item #:95532
FrankingPOW
Date Used1920-06-02
Price$199.00
Original cover from Georg Keiper, German professor and former WWI Kriegsgefangen / POW of Kiautschou, China (Osaka and then Ninoshima camps), now working as a mining engineer with Anzan Steel Works in South Manchuria. Very worn, opened on three sides, chipped, wrinkled, etc. With very long contents, sent to Herrn Landgraf in Akasaka, Japan. Very unusual. There is a nice biography of Professor Keiper (in German) on Tsingtau.org.

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