Howick, 1901-02 postal history collection

Covers from the camp to P.O.Ws in St. Helena, Ladysmith (redirected to Bermuda) or India
Covers from the camp to P.O.Ws in St. Helena, Ladysmith (redirected to Bermuda) or India

Howick, 1901-02 postal history collection

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Howick.

1901-02 Covers from the camp to P.O.Ws in St. Helena, Ladysmith (redirected to Bermuda) or India, with red crayon "censored at Ref Camp" (20 Feb 01), violet triangular "B.R.C / CENSORED / HOWICK", or without censorship (16 July 1902), and covers to the camp, unpaid from a P.O.W in Tin Town, Ladysmith with oval Ladysmith P.O.W cachet and triangular "PASSED / CENSOR / P. OF W." or from Deelfontein to "Miss Laura Wilson, Teachers Quarters, Burgher Camp, Howick" with arrival c.d.s (21 May 02) and superb triangular

"PASSED / CENSOR / BURGHER / CAMP / HOWICK" in violet.

Also a pass issued in the camp signed by J. Murray, an envelope to "Miss Wilson, teacher of The Refugee School, Hospital Siding" with enclosed letter (15 Sep 02) written by Annie Botha from Hospital Siding Refugee Camp thanking Miss Wilson now that the camp school is closing, and three further letters from the camp to a P.O.W in Bermuda.

A good lot. (10).

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