"Shanghai Ghetto" mail: 4.1.1940 pp pc ex 138 Ward Rd Jap.-occ. SHANGHAI to addressee c/o person in TLV, in German on Chinese postal stationary, franked 30c & tied by strike of loc
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"Shanghai Ghetto" mail: 4.1.1940 pp pc ex 138 Ward Rd Jap.-occ. SHANGHAI to addressee c/o person in TLV, in German on Chinese postal stationary, franked 30c & tied by strike of local pmk; b/s 15 FEB 1940 CAIRO machine cancel + Egyptian censor marks; passed Pal. censor T3 (TLV); locally re-routed to Haifa. Sender's address was "Heime" & hospital for Jew. refugees in "Restricted Sector for Stateless Refugees", est. by "Committee for Assistance", Jan. '39, housing 2500 Ger. & Aus. Jews.