Jewish soldier's mail: 9 JY 1944 stampless "honour envelope" orig. w/Heb. corres. ex FPO 655 (ABBASSIA, Egypt) to KIBBUTZ MERHAVIA, tied by strike of FPO pmk & b/s same day #4 Base PO "EGYPT POSTAGE PREPAID" machine slogan cancel "It Pays to Lend" (Proud-D, 16 months after his LKD of use - here w/wide datehead left, sm. d/h right, this unrecorded); marked on front by numbered & DCFC military censor marks (ex Egypt); b/s 8 JY FPO 235(?) Egypt, 10 JY AFFULA transit (Dorf-6) & same day MERHAVIA arr (rare Dorf-1, rated F); slit open at left. Nicely travelled & documented + rare pmks.
Post-Auction Direct Sale $100.00