A Lovely blued steel lobster tail Prussian helmet with all original parts.Brass cockades with all paint remaining and brown chinstrap and liner in excellent condition.Liner has some wear to drawstring holes.Spike and fittings all complete.Dated stamp 1916 to inside base of helmet along with maker stamp 'C.E.JUNKER'.The underside of neck guard is size stamped '58'.Inside of visor has some of the original green paint remaining.The Prussian Imperial Eagle plate has pewter finish.Excellent example and rare in this condition.
Ribbed lightweight khaki olive cotton twill construction coat. Large fold back lapels and collar.Front closure has matching dual buttons on breast panels.Metal hook closure at neck and buttons on fold back lapels.Slash pocket to right breast and angled slash hip pockets with closure flaps with buttons.The armpits area have open ventilation slits .Shoulder strap loops and buttons intact.
Reverse of coat has a ventilation shoulder yoke.Interior of coat has lightweight cotton olive mesh lining to reverse of the top shoulder yoke.
Maker mark and size stamps to interior,maker is 'Thiele & Co Munchen' with depot year stamp 1942. All buttons intact and original,some maker stamped 'Assmann & Co'.Some minor staining to bottom tail of jacket otherwise excellent condition.
Case in excellent condition and stamp date 1942 and maker/waffenampt stamps.Metal closure stamp is maker stamped.All stitching to case intact.Binoculars are stamped in white 'BRIGADIER M.P. BOGERT' obviously captured during campaign. .Maker stamp beh KF Dienstglas 10x50 388801.Tongue leather on binos stamped beh 1941.Optics are good..
Brigadier Bogert commanded West Nova Scotia Regt 1942-43 in the Canadian Infantry attached to the British Army in Italy Monte Cassino and Anzio.Also Greece.Awarded DSO for service at Jelsi in Italy,Order Of Valour from Greece and Legion Of Merit for service in Korea as well as MBE and CBE.
The case has Enclosure tags for Horse Racing from the 1960's at Sandown and Epsom.
16 '' x 14 '' silk National flag.. Taken from Japanese soldier by U.S. Soldier on Okinawa. His name 'MIMS' and 'OKINAWA' has been written on flag.Corner tabs intact. Several holes in sun area and some smaller ones throughout.
Excellent condition and well filled in Wehrpass with details of many battles and engagements and wound details.As a Panzergrenadier he was involved in much frontline combat serving in famous battles and survived to the end and his official discharge.Extra photo included.All details including awards in a typed translation paper slip.
High quality art paper certificate for a DRL Sports award presented to a Hermann Zofel.Translated as ''In recognition of the services to the spread of the German Physical Exercises and in appreciation of many years of successful work towards its goals.Hermann Zofel Of Gymnastics Club Sohland Spree is awarded this letter of Honour by the German Reich Federation for Physical Exercises District 8 Gau V''
His name and details are beautifully hand drawn in calligraphy style.Dated 19th August 1938 Dresden and signed by the Gaufuhrer.Certificate comes in a high quality carded folder with an embossed DRL eagle to the front.There is a white tassle to bottom.
The certificate and folder are themselves enclosed in a thick carded heavy duty blue folder with DRL in gilt lettering to front.
Excellent condition and rare presentation cardboard folder of 16 various badges depicting the Soviet Armed Forces branches 1941-45.Issued on the 40th Anniversary of victory.The Cyrillic script translates to the title 'Soviet 40 years of souvenir signs-Glory To The Soviet People-Victorious!'
Comes with manufacturer's issue certificate.Badges are enamelled metal with pins.
Beautiful embroidered work on a silk base named to 2819269 L/CPL E BAKER 1st Battalion 72nd Seaforth Highlanders .Photograph of the soldier is in centre of embroidered work.He was part of the Shanghai Defence Force 1938-39. Various national flags are also embroidered.In black frame with glass. 20 x 16 inches
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Comprises tunic cap and trousers.Tunic has six gilt buttons to front and left sleeve has rank badge and one year service stripe.Bullion embroidered.Inside tunic has label 'Le Cooper ,Harwich'
Trousers in good condition of dark navy wool ,several small holes to side of one leg otherwise good condition.Cap is dark navy wool with black centre band .Bullion embroidered crown and anchor badge.Leather chinstrap is perished to one side and detached from retaining button.Inside blue canvas lining with stitched owner's label name of 'G.CHUBB' Brown sweatband and leather stitched visor.The visor has some staining to upper surface.Rear crown of cap has some signs of wear and several small moth nips to edges.The crown edge to front has wear with thin hole along edge and also the stitched material where crown and upper cap meets the material has come away.
Black painted steel helmet for use by ARP and Police motorcyclist's. Brown liner and sweatband intact and in excellent condition with canvas liner rigging and string tie present.Brown leather ear flaps amd felt inside lining.Sweatband is dated and maker stamped 'B.M.B. 1943' '63/4' size marking.BMB maker is for 'Briggs Motor Bodies'.Brown leather chinstrap.Several dents across helmet crown
Made for the 1924 exhibition.In canton is the Union Flag with the New Zealand cross quartered and surmounting the star of India,with Coat Of Arms of South Africa,Australia and Canada.Some slight age staining otherwise excellent condition.
Defence,39-45,War Medals.Medals and documents to Captain Stanley Thomas Garner.Documents are Soldiers Service Paybook,Officer's Record Of Service Book,Release And Resettlement Book and a photograph of him and his fellow officers.
Canvas case stamped with maker M.E.C. 1940 and War Department stamp. Binos have large yellow War Department stamps and also large stamps to base and surface top.Maker stamped 'KERSHAW & SONS LTD LEEDS' and 'STEREO PRISM BINOCULARS'. Leather strap complete.Optics good.
Shell is Date stamp 1939. Maker stamp FO2.Liner is stamped BMB 1939 7 for size.War department stamp alongside '265'.Liner and chinstrap in excellent condition.Black paint is nearly all present except for crown area and several white scrape marks.
Excellent condition Women's Land Army trousers of corded brown cloth with cotton lining. War Department stamp to inside waist band.All brown bakelite buttons intact.Inside of legs are reinforced with canvas material.Small nips to rear base of seating area.
Olive drab canvas web construction belt with machine stitched steel buckle catch.Canvas tongue is missing.There are twelve brass studs attached to the belt and faint outlines where other badges have been stuck on belt,probably veteran bring back.