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A Photo of Japanese NCOs with Swords A clear image of a group of Japanese soldiers (NCOs) with theirs swords and decorations the photo was probably taken in China .Measures 15x11cms.
Wartime Postcard Image of German Sailor A standard postcard image of a young German sailor during wartime . Good condition for its age and has been removed from an album.
WW1 Court Mounted Iron Cross Group A nice court mounted 2nd class iron cross first world war veteran's group. In great condition and obtained from an old medal collector , Please view the photograph's.
14/15 Star to the Essex Reg This is a medal in good condition with original ribbon to 19126 Cpl B Shaw, Essex Regt. Further research required
14/15 Star to the Royal Irish Fuslliers 14/15 star to 13885 Pte M C Holmes Royal Irish Fusiliers. The silver war medal is missing but having researched his MIC he entered theatre 2B ( Gallipoli) on the 9th August 1915. He later transferred to the MGC
1914 Star to the R F A This is a 1914 trio to 27463 GNR H P Mathieson R F A, the medals are in good condition with original ribbons. His MIC shows left for France on 23/8 /1914 and was discharged 7/10/15, he was also entitled to the Mons bar, a pre war regular.
1939 Gegen England A German book titled 1939 gegen England( 1939 against England) published in 1940 ,its in amazing condition . It tells about Germany's war against England pre may 1940, covering the air and naval campaigns with some great photos.The book itself is complete with no damage its 70 years old and rare to find a copy in England.
A Party Metal Cap Eagle A party metal cap eagle with both of its original pins and in good condition.
A 1914/15 Star to Army Cyclist Corps A uncleaned 1914/15 star to 7479 Pte W.A.Tucker Army Cyclist Corps with original ribbon .Pte Tucker went to France on the 3/12/15 and was on the Z list until 11/2/19.
A Bevo Panzer Eagle This is a Bevo Panzer eagle which has been on a uniform in the past and is in good condition.Please view the photographs.
A Copy of the Alder Dated April 1940 This is a Early wartime Alder in good condition April 1940, it features articles on the invasion of Norway ,air battles with the RAF plus a large section on the Heinkel Fighter at never went into mainstream production because the Luftwaffe adopted the ME 109.
A copy of the Alder Dated June 1941 This is a copy of the Alder dated June 1941 and is in good condition. It Features articles on the air war in North Africa the attacks on Tobruk by Stukas plus a night operations over England during the Blitz's.
A LSGC Medal to REME A court mounted LSGC medal to 24083200 CPL R Ryan REME . The medal is in nice condition well toned due to age.
A Pair of A.R.P. Bicycle Lamps A black pair of unused A.R.P bicycle lamps in their original box , they are in brand new condition but the box is ripped and showing its age .
A Photo of a Stug Crew This is a image of what appears to be a decorated Stug crew.It shows them wearing Sturmartillerie uniforms and probably dates from 1943. Measures 9x6 cms
A Portrait Photo of Young German Pilot 1944 A postcard size portrait image of young German pilot dated 1944 that has been removed from an album in the past.
A Postcard Image of a Panzermann A Panzermann photo on postcard format wearing black Panzer uniform and has also been decorated with the Iron Cross 2nd Class. Measures 9x 10 cms.
A Willrich Postcard of General Meindl A postcard by the German wartime artist Willrich of General Meindl, he was one of the oldest Fallschirmjager commanders and his first jump was over Narvik and later Crete being badly wounded.He later fought in Russia and Normandy.The card is in good condition
A Willrich Postcard of Hauptmann Delica An Original postcard of Hauptmann Delica who was decorated with the Knight's Cross in May 1940 for his bravery in the assault on the Belgian Fortress of Eben Emael.
Adler in English May 1943. A rare copy of the Luftwaffe's magazine Adler in English . Dating from 4th May 1943 covering various features on the war and the cover depicts Kurt Tank the designer of the FW190. The magazine is in great condition .
Afrika Cuff band with Photo Album
Afrika Cuff band with Photo Album Extra Images
Albion Lorry with 12 Pounder Gun An image of a Albion Lorry converted to carry a 12 pounder naval gun .The photo was probably taken during anti -invasion exercises in 1940 for press use and has been removed from an album.Measures 13x8 cms.
American Soldier With Japanese Flag This is a large image of an American soldier(Larry Mattes) holding a captured Japanese anti-aircraft flag from the Attu islands in September 1943 . The photo is in good condition and measures 26x21 cms.
Anglo French Sterling Sliver Badge This is a first world war Anglo French cooperation badge made from sterling silver and in good condition
Army Bevo Eagle This is a mid war army Bevo breast eagle that has been removed from a uniform, it is in very nice condition and is acquired from a veteran source
Blitz Red Cross Group This is a Blitz Red Cross Group in nice condition to Miss Edna P Pursey badge number 16341. It comes with efficiency certificate dated 15/8 /1941. There is a photograph of Miss Pursey and 6 red cross awards. Further research reveals that Edna mother was killed in the blitz on 8/ 9/1940 in Woolwich
Boer War Christmas Tin A Boer war Xmas tin in a good overall condition ,90% of the paint is remaining ,hinge in working order but with a crease to the back. fair condition for an item which is 110 years old.
Britain's Model Soldiers These 3 lead soldiers with plastic accessories mounted in there original packaging.They depict a Guardsman ,Beefeater and life Guardsman from London .The toys were made in England in the 1960s and are very good condition.
British Forage cap Genral Service A 1940 dated British army forage cap in good condition but with a couple of moth nips and the one of the eyelets has come unthreaded. Maker marked L, Silberston & sons London size 71/8 obtained from a house clearance.
Burma Star This is a good example of a Burma Star with replacement ribbon
Dieppe Landings Photos August 1942. These are 19 German Propaganda photos of the failed Dieppe landings of 19 /8 /1942 .The images are in good condition and are quite graphic in nature. Rare photos and hard to find.
Dinky VW Kubelwagen with 50mm Anti Tank Gun A fine Dinky toy VW kubelwagen and 50mm PAK gun dating from the 1970s .The Kubel is missing the national insignia on one of the doors but otherwise complete.
Fallschirmjager Grave marker (Russia) Fallschirmjager Grave marker (Russia) An image of a grave marker showing the names of ten fallen Fallschirmjager from a machine gun unit on the Eastern front . Dated January 1942,it is a small photo but the names are clearly visable and so can be reseached. Measures 6x6 cms.
Fallschirmjager Photo A clear image of three paras probably outside their barracks. It shows helmets and jump camo smocks and two are armed with P08s.Measures 6x7cms
Fallschrimjager Wearing Helmet A clear image of a young para wearing a helmet the decal is clearly visible and the photo itself has no tears.Measures 9x6 cms.
Fascist Veterans Card An Italian first world war veterans card issued by the Fascist Government to Giuseppe Garlaschi and he served from 1915 to 1918 and the card is stamped in Milan.
First day cover signed by Vera Lynn This is a first day cover dated 6.6.2000 and is signed by Dame Vera Lynn. I acquired through the British POW association- good for your collection
First War Tommie With SMLE A photographers card image of a first world war Tommie with his SMLE and ammo bandolier.He appears to be a member of the cavalry and the photo was taken at Farnborough
First WarTank Photo This a rare photo of a British mark1 tank.The photo was taken by the Germans during ww2 ,these tanks were sent to the Baltic Republics in 1919 to assist the white Russians in their struggle against the Soviet forces, the tanks were later put on display.Measures 10x7 cms.
Four Award Documents These are 4 award documents to Oberpionier Alois Jung of the 2/Pi.Btl.196 ,they consist of (iron cross 2nd class, Black wound badge,Eastern front medal and Infantry Assault badge).All four documents are in good condition with no rears or tears.
Four German Naval Postcards These are four postcards ,three of which are from WWI and the other WW2. All to one man who served on the S.M.S . Regensburg a light cruiser ceded to France in 1920 and later recaptured by the Germans in 1940 and final scrapped in in 1944. Please view the photos.
France/Germany Star Good original France/ Germany star with replacement ribbon
German Airbourne Insignia 1970s These are 4 german airbourne insignia that I obtained from a veteran from the parachute regiment. He was given these as a gift after training with the germans in the 1970s. All in good condition and appear to have been worn.
German Army NCOs Bevo Eagle A Bevo eagle on an original felt backing in great condition never has been on a uniform , Please view the photos.
German Black Bakelite Binoculars Box This is a rare bakelite box for german 6 X 30 binoculars. The box itself is missing its carrying strap but has no chips, cracks and is in good condition for its age. Increasingly rare item to source
German Camouflage Photos Three photos of German troops wearing camouflage uniforms ,the images were taken in the Crimea during 1944,represent the uniforms being adopted by the Army at that late stage of the war.Measures 9x6cms
German decoration for Franco Prussian War Veterans This is a court mounted Franco Prussian War Veterans medal in original untouched condition. This was awarded by the Kaiser in appreciation for their services in the Prussian victory against the french 1870-1871
German Mediterranean Portrait Photo A postcard sized image of a young German service man in tropical uniform . The card is dated 5/11/1943.
German MGO8 Unit Postcard This is a rare german WWI postcard showing 2 MG08 with machine gun teams. Standing behind the teams appears to be 2 instructors. The card itself is not dated but appears to be early war
German Military Map 1887 A German military map dating from 1887 it s unit marked and is made from hessen backed paper,in fair condition for its age.
German Officer (1918) with Gas Mask A postcard sized photo of a German line officer, taken in Flanders ,January 1918,the image shows him with helmet,parade bayonet and gas mask around his neck,he also has been decorated with the iron cross 2nd class.
German Pass to Enter Athens This is a rare Ausweis or military pass for a single Soldier to enter the city of Athens.It is dated the 28th May 1941 only a month after the start of the occupation the document is in good condition.
German Policeman (France 1940) German Policeman (France 1940) A small photography of German Field policeman the image was probably taken in France May 1940,it shows him wearing his Feldgenarmerie gorget and helmet with goggles.Measures 5x5 cms
German Propaganda Newspaper This is a German First World War propaganda newspaper in different languages showing the signs of its age. It features various articles on British POWS, war posters,Fokker Dr1 and German military Leaders. Dates from around 1918 ,please ask for more pics.
Graft Zeppelin Day Badge This is a rare and unusual badge issued on national armed forces day. The graft zeppeling itself was an aircraft carrier that the infact the germans never used. It was destroyed later in teh war by british bombing
Group of Ten Photos from the Battle of France These ten photographs on the original mount which has been removed from an album. The images show various scenes from the battle of France with some exceptionally rare photographs of a wrecked RAF airfield The image of the Bristol Blenheim clearly shows its recognition lettering so further research could be completed. Average image size are 10cmX7cm
HJ Belt Buckle A nickle Hitler youth buckle with RZM mark. It has slight oxidisation and is in overall worn condition reflecting its age
HMS London Silk Ribbon A length of silk ribbon about 2 feet long with HMS London painted on it probably dating from the first world war. I would imagine it was a table dressing or a presentation item.
Imperial Japanese Battle Flag This is a veteran acquired Japanese battle flag made of a course hessen material , with some small holes but not much fading . A rare item and from a British vet source . Measures 92 x 43 cms great display size.
Iron Cross 1st Class A first world war iron cross 1st class maker marked KO (Konigliches Munzamt Orden Berlin) great condition with wear due to its age.
Italian Fascist party members card An Italian fascist party members card brought back by a British soldier as a souvenir in good general condition with average wear for its age.
Japanese Good Luck Flag A veteran sourced Japanese good luck flag in excellent condition with some slight staining but still with its corner tags and strings but with general age related wear .
Japanese NCO with Sword This is a good original photo of a Japanese NCO with sword and nambu holster. It was probably taken in China during the late 1930s.
Kriegsmarine Eagle A veteran sourced Kriegsmarine Eagle a bit dirty but untouched.
Large Photo of a German Dispatch Rider This is a posed photograph of a german despatch rider probably on the Eastern Front. The image shows him posing with a cigarette with rifle and equipment next to parked mecedes lorries Measures 18cmX13cm
Large Press Photo of a Centurion Tank This is a large press photograph of a centurion tank. It measures 25 X 27 cm. It is not dated but it is marked on the back with "headquarters Northern Army Group". The photo dates from the 1950s. It has a small tear and minimal curling. Please view.
Luftwaffe Feldwebel This is a postcard sized image of a Luftwaffe Feldwebel from a flak unit. He is dressed in great coat, helmet and is wearing a PO8 holster. Good clear image
Luftwaffe report on Merston ,West Sussex This is a Luftwaffe reconnaissance report on Merston ,West Sussex. It is dated 15/8/1940, it mentions it being 20KM from Portsmouth and has an additional date of 12/8/1940. This looks as if the paper has been removed from a folder at some stage
Memorial Card for a Fallschirmjager This is a memorial care to a 23 year old paratrooper Franz Hofbauer KIA on the 17th Feb 1945. He is wearing his forage cap and jump smock- no rips or tears to the item
Motor Torpedo Boat 452 Photo Group These are 4 photographs with a paper clipping from MTB 452. 2 of the photos were taken on May 1st 1945 with the remaining being taken on VE day. The paper clipping describes an action with German E boats and was removed from the newspaper in 1960 by the veteran. The images are small and sized as 6 X 4 cm- please ask for any further information
Officers Sliver Eagle This is a Officers/NCOs bevo woven silver eagle on a wollen backing ,the item is in very good condition.
Original Willrich card of Feldwebel Valtiner This is a willrich card depicting Feldwebel Valtiner on winning his Knights cross in 1942. The card itself is in very good condition with no rips or tears,but with slight stains. Please view the photos.
Pacific Star An original and genuine pacific star with ribbon. the medal is an uncleaned condition with patina reflecting its age.
Pair Le Maire Fabt Paris Field Glasses This is a pair of Le Maire Fabt Paris Field Glasses which are British military marked with crows foot. These were brought from the French due to war time shortages in production. They are in good overall condition with both lenses being clear of dust and fungus.
Panzer 38(T) An image of a Panzer 38 T this was a Skoda designed tank and pressed into service with the German army .It was used in the invasion of the low counties and the USSR .This photo was probably taken in the winter of 1941 and clearly the tank in its winter camouflage.Measures 9x6 cms.
Party Members Card A Nazis party members card dating from Jan 1942. The card itself is filled in with payment stamps from 1942 until 1944 getting harder to find in this condition.
Photo Album of the Spithead Review 1937 An album containing 37 images plus an additional 22 images on a larger format of the Spithead Review celebrating the Coronation of George vi in 1937.The photos are of HMS Nelson,Repulse, Hood ,Resolution,Hermes,Glorious,plus Graf Spee to name a few.An amazing glimpse on the pre war naval forces. Please contact me for extra images.
Photo From The Dambusters Film This is a rare air to air photo taken during the filming of the 1956 film of "The Dambusters". A fine image, large format and measures 25 X 20cm
Photo of a KV 2 A abandoned Kv2 this is a great image showing the size of this machine. It sported a 152mm howitzer and was named the Dreadnought by its crews ,later used by the Germans. Measures 6x6 cms.
Photograph of a Vickers Gunbus This is an original German image of a captured British vickers gunbus. It was probably taken in the early part of 1916. it was forced down behind German lines and shows German soldiers inspecting the airplane measures 12 x 10 cm
Photograph of Goring A good image of Herman Goring inspecting Luftwaffe flight crew.The photo was probably taken on the channel front during the winter of 1940, On agfa paper.Measures 9x6 cms
Photograph of Zundapp combination Motorcycle A rare photograph of a Zundapp combination Motorcycle with clear markings on the side car. This was used by the Feldgendarmerie (military police) and probably taken in Russia Measures 9 X 6 cm
Photograph Pfalz Scout Aircraft This is an original photograph of a Pfalz DIII with what I believe to be ground crew. This photo was probably taken in 1917 and clearly shows the weight loading stencils on the fuselage and the rigging/ Struts. It is mounted on a piece of staff cardboard and has some tears at the bottom of the photo, but this does not detract from the immense detail of the image
Photograph Western Front This is a press photo taken at the Menin road, Ypres. It shows hundreds of wounded German soldiers passing through a dressing station after the successful combined attack by the British/ Australian/ south African troops on Sept 20th ( probably 1917). It is noted that all casualties were treated with as much care as the British wounded. On large format measures 21 X 16 cm and was issued by fleet street. The photo has some creases but this does not detract from the image detail
Photography of a Soviet BT - 7 A good clear image of a Soviet BT-7 fast tank which appears to have been abandoned and is being inspected by German troops.The photo has been removed from an album in the past and measures 9x7 cms.
Polikapov Fighter An image of a wrecked Polikapov I-16 (Rata) taken on the 1/8/1941 at airfield over run by the German forces in the early stages of the war in the east.It has been removed from an album and measures 9x 6.5 cms.
Post Card of 2 Welsh VC Winners This is a nice collectors peice in the form of a postcard. It has no rips or tears and dated 1916. The images are of Sgt Major Barter VC ( from Cardiff) and Sgt Fuller VC ( from Swansea)
Postcard Men of the Western Front A Willrich postcard entitled Men of the western front ( the regimental Commander) .The card is in good condition with no tears.
Postcard of a Light Infantry Platoon A postcard of a light infantry platoon may be ( OX and Bucks) . Clearly shows weapons and equipment .Slight tear to the corner.
Postcard of a Macchi MC 200 A rare Italian postcard of a Macchi Mc 200 (Lightning ) this is a wartime production titled Italy's military aviation and were published in a series. I pick this one up in a Antique shop in Munich.
Postcard of German Troops with Gas Masks A rare postcard of German troops wearing gas masks it is dated 26/3/1916 and is in good condition.
Postcard of German wearing M35 This is a good clear image of a young German soldier wearing a M35 helmet,the card is dated Feb 1940.
Postcard of Hauptmann Joppien A postcard of Hauptmann Joppien a Luftwaffe fighter pilot with 70 kills he was awarded the Knight cross with Oak Leaves and killed in action on the 28/8/41 on the Russian Front. No rips or tears
Postcard of the Red Baron An original 1930s postcard of Manfred von Richthofen the famous Red Baron. The card is in good condition without any rips or tears.
Press Photo of the German Surrender This is a rare original press photograph of the german surrender of the Island fortress of Heligoland. The image is dated 15th May 1945, it is on large format and measures 21cm X16 cm
QSA Medal to Cape Town Highlanders This is a QSA medal to 1649 Pte H Steel, Cape town HighLanders. this medal is in good condition with the original ribbon, swivel mounted. It has no bars there are a few knocks to the rim, and this was purchased directly from the family- no research completed
Richthofen Book( The King of the Air) A book on the life and career of the red baron,it was published in 1937 in German and is fair condition with no missing pages. But it looks as if a child has drawn around the photo of the Fokker triplane but is does not detract from its collectability.
SA Arm Band An SA arm in aged condition with slight staining but complete with no rips or tears.
SAS Christmas Card ( Rhodesian) This is an extremely rare SAS Christmas Card ,probably 1960s from a member of C Squadron Rhodesian Special Air Service signed from Mike .Its features a boxer dog wearing the famous regiments Beret. There is some staining and the inner of the card has come loose.
Set of 8 Postcards From the Battle of Yser 1914 This is a set of 8 colour postcards with their original envelope. They are in very good condition, no rips or tears. The cards themselves depict various battelfield scenes from the early part of the war.
Signed Photo of Monty A genuine signed press photo of Montgomery greeting Queen Mary at a formal event. I would imagine the photo was taken in the 1950s. Size estimate 20cm x 26cm
Solid Sliver ARP Badge Solid silver ARP badge hallmarked in London about 1938. good condition
Special Constabulary Medal In fine condition named to Leonard C Robinson and has been worn in the past and has original ribbon. It was issued to specials for 9 years unpaid service or more than 50 duties per annum
Specials Badge A Metropolitan Special Constabulary badge with the kings crown and maker marked in good condition.
SS Funeral Photograph A photo of an waffen ss funeral taken in Norway in July 1940. Measures5x4 cms
Storm troopers wearing gas masks This a rare image of German front line infantry wearing gas masks, It is on a post card format, the card is a little grubby at the edges due to its age
Territorial Efficiency Medal and Miniature to the Royal Military Police This is a TEM and miniature to the RMP. They are named to 4195619 Pte H Plumb RMP. The basic qualification for this medal is 12 years service but during conflict the award was given for 6 years and above, in effect doubling the years served. Both medals are in good condition with original ribbons
Three French First War Medals These 3 French first world war medals in good worn condition with original ribbons very nice looking decorations .
Tribute To The Fallen (Willrich) This is a tribute memorial booklet to the German war dead and motherhood with illustrations by Willrich. A rare item dating from 1941.
Veterans memorial decoration This is a German WWI veterans memorial decoration- It is a silk probably handmade image dated 1916 is backed and mounted in a frame which dates 1937-38. This was probably created to raise funds for the German league and we think commemorates the battle of Verdun
Vosper MTB Drawings This is one of a number of drawings I have acquired from a boat builders from Gosport. The drawing is a vosper motor torpedo boat. The drawing itself measures 55 X 33cm I have drawing of other vessels- so please ask
Willrich Card Featuring Feldwebel Arpke This is an original willrich card of Feldwebel Arpke who won his Knights cross leading his assault squad and securing the bridges over the Albert canal in May 1940. The card is in good condition with no rips or tears
Willrich Pamphlet ( May 1940 ) This is a Pamphlet sized drawing of Feldwebel Jacob who with his Reconnaissance squard penetrated 23 kms behind the Maginot Line in May 1940 and was awarded the Knight cross for his actions. It is in good condition with no rips or tears.Measures 21x15 cms
Zeppelin Postcard L15 This is a British postcard celebrating the downing of L 15 on 1/4/1916 in the Thames Estuary. It was shot down by AA guns at Purfleet Essex the crew being taken POW.The card is dated 24/11/16 from a member of the Royal Engineers to his family in Kent. Good overall condition.