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2001/06/057a

This cover was posted in Calcutta, India on 22nd May 1916 addressed to Messrs. Paul & Co. P.O. Box 115, Kobe, Japan. This cover was carried on a ship that was Torpedoed. After recovery it received a two line "Arrived in this / Condition" and a further cachet that reads "(Wet)", both in Violet. There is an emblem on the reverse which indicates that this is the stationery envelope of "KILLICK NIXON & Co"

On arrival in Japan it received a Kobe arrival mark dated '25. 6. 16'