Postcard from Eugene Durr Prisoner No 8019 aged 24 from Augsburg Bavaria who was captured at Bethlehem on the 15th July 1900 serving with De Wets forces in the Battle of Bethlehem and who was sent to Diyatalawa Camp Ceylon on the Dilwara .He was a German national.  Posting of Stef Ferreira and description by Bernard Leigh du Plesis

A 1900 postcard from the Boer War Prisoner-of-war Camp at Diyatalawa, Ceylon

CEYLON Boer War Hut 65

CEYLON Boer War Hut 65

ST HELENA (Boer War) 1902 internal ppc to a Prisoner franked single HALFPENNY on SIX PENCE adhesive cancelled "ST HELENA" c.d.s. MY 30 02 A fine strike of the rare "PASSED/ BY / CENSOR / HEAD OFFICE / ST HELENA" struck in violet triangle, in use for three months.

ST HELENA (Boer War) 1902 internal ppc to a Prisoner franked single HALFPENNY on SIX PENCE adhesive cancelled "ST HELENA" c.d.s. MY 30 02 A fine strike of the rare "PASSED/ BY / CENSOR / HEAD OFFICE / ST HELENA" struck in violet triangle, in use for three months.

BERMUDA (BOER WAR) 1902 censored envelope to POW Hawkins Island Bermuda redirected to other POW camps Tuckers Morgan & Burtts Is Franked 1d CGH adhesive tied "TARKASTAD" c.d.s. MR 29 2 "PRISONER OF WAR/ PASSED CENSOR / 4 / BERMUDA" struck on the front in violet.

BERMUDA (BOER WAR) 1902 censored envelope to POW Hawkins Island Bermuda redirected to other POW camps Tuckers Morgan & Burtts Is Franked 1d CGH adhesive tied "TARKASTAD" c.d.s. MR 29 2 "PRISONER OF WAR/ PASSED CENSOR / 4 / BERMUDA" struck on the front in violet.

BERMUDA (Boer war) 1902 1d  censored stationery postcard addressed to Holland headed Burtts Island cancelled "HAMILTON" c.d.s. MY 1 02 Very fine "PRISONER OF WAR / Passed Censor / 3/ BERMUDA" struck in violet.

BERMUDA (Boer war) 1902 1d censored stationery postcard addressed to Holland headed Burtts Island cancelled "HAMILTON" c.d.s. MY 1 02 Very fine "PRISONER OF WAR / Passed Censor / 3/ BERMUDA" struck in violet.

INDIA  (Boer War) 1902 1a Indian stationery card addressed to Holland cancelled at Amritsar with violet triple oval "PASSED CENSOR/ 7 AUG 1902/ FORT GOVINDGARH/ BOER POW ENCLOSURE" A scarce cachet.

INDIA (Boer War) 1902 1a Indian stationery card addressed to Holland cancelled at Amritsar with violet triple oval "PASSED CENSOR/ 7 AUG 1902/ FORT GOVINDGARH/ BOER POW ENCLOSURE" A scarce cachet.

Letter to Curran at Welikada Jail  Ceylon  foto by  Bernard Leigh du Plesis

Letter to Curran at Welikada Jail Ceylon foto by Bernard Leigh du Plesis

Letter to Curran at Welikada Jail  Ceylon  foto by  Bernard Leigh du Plesis

Letter to Curran at Welikada Jail Ceylon foto by Bernard Leigh du Plesis

Envelope

CEYLON Boer War Hut 47

CEYLON Boer War Hut 47


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