cover 1941-46, collection of Prisoner of War mail, housed in red box, some 50 covers/cards including covers from P.O.W. camps 351 (Nairobi), 352 (Naivasha), 353 (Gilgil), 354 (Nanyuki), 356 (Eldoret), 357 (Mitubiri), 358 (Makindu), 359 (Burguret), 360 (Ndarugu), 361 (Athi River), 365 (Londiani) and 366 (Jinga, Uganda); also P.O.W. mail from Mogadiscio, No. 3 General Hospital (Nyeri) and Oldeani; a wonderful lot

Lot 601 / Sale 1167
cover 1941-46, collection of prisoner of war mail, housed in red box, some 50 covers/cards including covers from p.o.w. camps 351 (nairobi), 352 (naivasha), 353 (gilgil), 354 (nanyuki), 356 (eldoret), 357 (mitubiri), 358 (makindu), 359 (burguret), 360 (ndarugu), 361 (athi river), 365 (londiani) and 366 (jinga, uganda); also p.o.w. mail from mogadiscio, no. 3 general hospital (nyeri) and oldeani; a wonderful lot

Price Realized £575
($971)
Sales totals are hammer price plus buyer’s premium and do not reflect costs, financing fees or application of buyer’s or seller’s credits.

Estimate
  • £350 - £400
  • ($591 - $675)

Sale Information Sale 1167
British Empire
14 July 1997
Spink London

Lot Description cover 1941-46, collection of Prisoner of War mail, housed in red box, some 50 covers/cards including covers from P.O.W. camps 351 (Nairobi), 352 (Naivasha), 353 (Gilgil), 354 (Nanyuki), 356 (Eldoret), 357 (Mitubiri), 358 (Makindu), 359 (Burguret), 360 (Ndarugu), 361 (Athi River), 365 (Londiani) and 366 (Jinga, Uganda); also P.O.W. mail from Mogadiscio, No. 3 General Hospital (Nyeri) and Oldeani; a wonderful lot

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