WW2 RAF Pilots' Wings.
A good example of an embroidered, padded WW2 RAF pilots' brevet. Featuring oatmeal coloured feathers and crown with the top part of the wing in relief . Cloth backed with clear evidence of having been removed from a uniform. Some minor glue residue to the reverse. read more
INTERESTING THIRD REICH PERIOD NSDAP ENVELOPE.
This is a great, used period envelope from the NSDAP Headquarters in Vienna, Austria to the Oberbergmeister in Neustadt Germany. Printed NSDAP details with eagle, typed address and Third Reich stamp franked in 1936.
I wonder what the contents (long gone) said?
Interesting piece of printed history.
(Post free in U.K.) read more
3 ‘WINTER-HELP-RELIEF’ BADGES IN THE FORM OF REGIMENTAL STANDARDS.
Here are 3 of the little Third Reich regimental standards, produced in plastic and sold for relief money and donations. I’ve not had many of these but I imagine there is a full set, including Panzer (pink) and Cavalry (yellow). Here are three.One for the Luftwaffe ‘Fliegertruppe’, one for the ‘Artillerie’ and one for ‘Schutzen under Kraftschutzen’. Beautifully crafted with coloured fronts and ... read more
TWO PAPER TAGS FOR WEHRMACHT WHW. (WINTER HELP RELIEF)
Two printed paper diamond shaped tags, sold or given away for the ‘Day of the Wehrmacht’. Both in mint condition. One features a bomber (Heinkel HE 111) with yellow background and original string. The other features an uniformed soldier marching. Both have ‘Tag Der Wehrmacht’ and ‘fur das WHW’. Date? XVII-A-K
Very interesting disposable pieces that should never have lasted all these years! read more
A COMPLETED FELDPOSTKARTE FEATURING A STUKA IN 1943.
A most interesting original FELDPOSTKARTE sent in 1943 and fully completed in pencil on the reverese. The front features a good silhouette of a Stuka dove bomber in grey and an Iron Cross in colour. I can’t quite make out the address to where it was sent, but it has the postal franking date of 8.11.43 as well as the unit field censor stamp on the opposite side. If translated, it could be intere... read more
HITLER POSTCARD FROM GRAZ-AUSTRIA.
This is a great unsent postcard of Hitler purchased at the time as souvenirs. Has photo of Hitler with a 6pf stamp of Goering. The stamp has been franked with two stamps from GRAZ in Austria which feature swastikas and the date 27.8.39. This was 5 months after Germany annexed Austria in the Anschluss. A very nice postcard. read more
WW2 THIRD REICH ‘DEATH CARD’.
Sent to members of the family, or next of kin. This is the death card notification for a Feldwebel in Grenadier Regt. Killed in Croatia on the 17th.August 1944. His name was Xavier Lockner.
Standard card printed on stiff paper. Good condition. read more
6 Bar QSA/KSA - Coldstream Guards - TIGHE.
6 Bar QSA/KSA pair to 1443 Pte.E.Tighe of the Coldstream Guards. Verified bars to QSA include;
BELFAST, DIAMOND HILLS, JOHANNESBURG,DREIFONTEIN,MODDER RIVER and BELMONT with bars South Africa 1901 AND 1902 to KSA. Complete with brass o/r cap badge and ' C.G. ' shoulder title. Replaced ribbons and in good, worn condition with some rubbing and edge knocks. Comes with small amount of resear... read more
Ripponden Zion Congregational Church Cloth Roll of Honour.
Unusual, printed cloth roll of honour for the Zion Congregational church and Sunday school of Ripponden for the period 1914-17. Casualties and POWs are identified. Uncommon and in good, lightly marked condition. read more