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South Africa, Boer War, 1 Shilling, payable on demand to Prisoners of War only at the Canteen, Bellevue Camp, Simon's Town, Ineson 191, with censors POW handstamp, extremely rare (5 or under), VF

South Africa

South Africa, Boer War, 1 Shilling, payable on demand to Prisoners of War only at the Canteen, Bellevue Camp, Simon's Town, Ineson 191, with censors POW handstamp, extremely rare (5 or under), VF

$3,031.00

This camp had a famous escape. A Hjalmar Pettersen-Janek was buried in the sand by some fellow inmates, with just a reed to breath through. Once dark, he escaped and was able to rejoin Boer forces.

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