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3607
Germany: WW2 RARE LETTER FROM THE INFAMOUS AUSCHWITZ CONCENTRATION CAMP DATED MAY 1942. Pro forma letter from a prisoner to his mother. Single sheet of paper folded in half to make 4 pages in total of approx. A5 size. Hand written letter in old German script. Two inside pages written in very carefully rehearsed language as not to upset the censors! The hand writing is clear but a little difficult to decipher due to the old German script. Dated 22nd May 1942. Front page sets out the rules and regulations for communications under the heading "KONZENTRATIONSLAGER AUSCHWITZ". Letter is in very good condition with some age related yellowing but very little soling or wear. Has a centre crease from being folded in half. Red ink censors stamp inside. An item not often seen for sale. Grade II
 SOLD at A$210