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Front: A tan envelope with writing in blue ink, a red postage stamp, and red and black hand stamps.Back: A black hand stamp.
Information Provided by Michael D. Bulmash: This 1942 censored Romanian cover from the vicinity of the transit/concentration Camp Targu Jiu.During this time period Romania was under fascist dictator Ion Antonescu, who was an ally of Nazi Germany. Targu Jiu was the site of a transit camp where many Jews and political prisoners were interned prior to being sent to Transnistria.
2 1/2 x 5"
"Envelope from Targu Jiu, Romania" (1942). Bulmash Family Holocaust Collection. 2014.1.197.