1940 USA – NETHERLAND…WW2 INTERCEPTED by CENSORS in BERMUDA… (20618)

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1940 (Oct 29) W. J. Polydoroff, Engineering Bldg., Wacker Drive, Chicago printed longer envelope to Director of Telegraph & Telephones Services, The Hague bearing prexies 2 x 3c tied Chicago date stamp. Intercepted by British censors in Bermuda & with red on white PC 102 OPENED BY / CENSOR. /219 label (Type CL 2) & on reverse Geoffnet /Obercommando der Wehrmacht label (Riemer E – 51) tied violet circular Eagle Swastika (Riemer E – 2a) & small 269 within box …..These P.C. 102 labels are scarce & Flynn in Intercepted in Bermuda records Examiner number from 51 to 207 between 12 Jan – 28 Nov 1940 although it should be noted that from Examiner 110 to 207 (219 now) their are 56 (68 now) examiner numbers unrecorded plus a further 27 with only one recorded date making these high numbers rare

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