US Pamphlet ' Our Red Army Ally '
1945 US War Dept.Pamphlet No.21-30 ' Our Red Army Ally '. 77pg, illustrated manual, somewhat ironically named in light of recent events, this publication outlines everything then known about the Russian forces from Command to medals, weapons and vehicles. Illustrated throughout by coloured diagrams, cartoons and sketches. Card covers with creases and small tears with a small section missing to ... read more
Sectioned No.75 Hawkins Grenade.
An officially sectioned Grenade,hand,No.75,A.T.Mk.1. Introduced in 1942 and designed primarily used as an anti-tank mine this particular example was manufactured in Jan.1943. Containing either Ammonal or Nobels 704 the grenade was intiated by pressure onto the striker plate breaking the capsules of the No.27 igniter and detonating the explosive. This example has been sectioned and filled with a... read more
1914-15 Star Trio Drummer W.A.Stapleton 4th London Regt.
1914-15 Star Trio to 2927 Drummer W.A.Stapleton of the 2/4th London Regt. William Alfred Stapleton, originally from Hammersmith joined the 2/4th battalion London Regt. in 1914 and was appointed one of the 16 battalion drummers in April 1915. He served in Egypt and Gallipoli where he was evacuated suffering from enteric fever. Transferring to the 2/1st Herts Regt in 1916 before joining the sign... read more
SA Sports Badge For War Wounded.
An SA Sport badge for War Disabled by Werner Redo in bronze. In zinc, bronzed, with block hinge and contoured pin with flat wire catch. Maker marked RZM M1/100, for Werner Redo in good, clean condition with bronzed finish now fading, scarce badge. Good example. read more
CD Training Pamphlet No2. Objects Dropped from the Air.
Important Civil Defence Training Pamphlet detailing all the objects dropped from the air likely to be encountered by CD personnel. Printed in 1944 and given a RESTRICTED classification the 70pg booklet details most of the known German air dropped ordnance demonstrating them in b/w photographs and diagrams. Includes sections on the Hs.293 butterfly bombs etc. but does not yet mention the V weapo... read more
WW1 8th (Leeds Rifles) Battalion, West Yorkshire Regiment Cap Badge
Original die struck WW1 8th (Leeds Rifles) Battalion, West Yorkshire Regiment Cap Badge. Slider to reverse, blackened as worn. read more