1914/15 Star Trio Yorks L.I. Casualty.
1914/15 Star Trio to 3-2789 L.CplW.Mold 1st Btn. Yorks Light Infantry. Mold, originally from Sheffield, was killed on 08/05/15, probably during the Second Battle of Ypres and is commemorated on the Menin Gate. Good, uncleaned condition, toned overall. read more
WW1 British Grenade Money Box.
British WW1 No.36 ' Mills ' grenade that has been turned into a money box by the simple expedient of cutting a slot in the body and not fitting the internals and mounting on a cup discharger plate. Typical use of surplus grenades at the end of the War. Body marked ' JMD & SL 1918 ' for J.M. Doughty & Sons Ltd. of London, cup discharger plate dated and faintly manufacturer marked. Base plug appe... read more
Medal/paperwork and fighting knife grouping to 5055894 L/Cpl.George.E.Pym N.Staffs and probably 6 Troop, 5 Commando. Grouping consists of medals 39-45, Burma Star, Defence and War medal with original box ( Birmingham address ) and slip, various photos showing groups probably in Burma and a large panorama shot showing men at Commando Basic Training Centre ( Achnacarry ) in 1944. Accompanied by ... read more
Normandy WIA Grouping - Monmouth, Recce, HLI & Camerons.
Medal and ephemera grouping to 4079665 Pte.William James Lewis who served in the Monmouths, Recce Corps, HLI and the Cameron Highlanders. It was with the Camerons that Lewis was wounded , probably with the 5th Btn on the opening day of the Goodwood operation on the 18th of July. Lewis suffered a gunshot wound to the buttock and leg causing a fracture of the femur and nerve damage. He was discha... read more
RAF- Russian Ghoolie Chit.
Double sided, two part Ghoolie chit printed on silk in Russian and English. Featuring a prominent Union flag to both sides and Russian script, with pronunciation tips, plus a list of instructions when encountering Russian troops. Contained in it's original acetate cover with cloth ties for wear around the neck. This type of chit was introduced for RAF crews involved in the shuttle bombing raids... read more
Cased Reichsnahrstand Exhibition Munich 1937 Medallion.
Reichsnahrstand Exhibition Munich 1937 Medallion in original case of issue with Reichsnahrstand emblem to lid. Medallion in crisp, clean condition being awarded for butter. Case has some bumps and tears to it's faux leatherette finish otherwise in good, clean condition. read more