Framed and signed print by Mike Aspinall depicting Wing Commander Guy Gibson's Lancaster attacking the Mohne dam on the night of 16-17 May 1943 . The print is signed by four 617 Squadron crew who flew in the raid and by two crucial members of the 617 Squadron ground crew.
Collection only due to glass in frame.We have other signed prints in stock too, please contact us for details.
Standard issue for use with Wireless Set 76 and famously used by Airborne Forces at Arnhem.General purpose British Army receiver for use in vehicles and ground stations .Serial number plate marked 'RECEPTION SET NO R 109 , SERIAL No 8317 , M.R. , Z.A. 11295 '
Excellent condition Royal Canadian Artillery Khaki wool tunic with button fly front closure.All buttons and stitching intact.Belt complete with nickel silver buckle.Interior right breast has ink stamp with the Size,Height and Breast measurements and dated Jan 1945.Factory stamp below 'The T. Eaton Co Ltd of Montreal 1945, Montreal Factory' . Canadian War Dept stamp to interior on the left side.
Very nice beret with Marines brass badge ,complete with lugs,attachment prong and cushioning cloth.Interior lining in good condition with all stitching intact.Air vent grommets and leather tab present,Lining has owners Admiralty tab with name of Morgan and 'Kangol Wear 70241'. Some wear to reverse of nap. Correct leather sweatband intact.
Multi piece construction flag all complete with rope attachment and in excellent condition.Difficult to determine age as no markings and WWII flags are very similar to later ones in construction.65'' x 36'' approx
Nice tan cotton tunic for the tropical climate.Name of Maxwell to neck interior.Marines collar insignia and shoulder boards for rank of Lieutenant.Four brass button front closure.Officers aigullette to left shoulder and breast pocket.Two small holes to left hip pocket.Interior label for maker 'MOSS BROS COVENT GARDEN'. Stamped Feb 1944. This tunic belonged to the same marine as the WW2 British Royal Marines Beret (Code: 1937)
WW2 produced and used to practice coordinating the firing of members of a section to a specific targets.Very rare as few of these remain.Printed by J.Weiner Ltd London.From a War Office design and Crown Copyrighted.These details are to bottom left corner,printed on bottom right corner is 'Middle East Fig 3'. Foldlines throughout and some tears.Very rare.
Excellent condition trousers .All buttons complete and stitching all intact.Maker and size stamp to inside 'Master Craft Uniform Co. Reg'd of Quebec Canada. Dated with faint 1944 and with War Department stamp.Size No.5
Nice four pocket Officer dress tunic for a Captain in the Service Corp. Inside pocket label has maker 'ALDERTON & SONS LTD, 110 CANNON ST, E.C.4' plus owner name of N.C. TYRELL 4211 . Dated 2.10.41.
Service Corp Officer aigulette and ribbon bar with Mention In Despatches bar on War Medal.Also Defence Medal,Italy Star and 39-45 Star.Small tear to inside silk lining and shows wear under the sleeves otherwise in good condition.
Brass Marines badge with lugs and backing cloth tab stitched to interior of cap.Interior liner is missing. Air vent grommets and drawstring complete with leather sweatband. This beret belonged to the same marine as the WW2 British Royal Marines Officer Overseas Dress Jacket (Code: 2805) We think this is possibly the reason the liner has been removed because of the tropical climate.
Excellent quality multi piece stitched heavy duty cotton flag.Has canvas R.E.M.E badge stitched in top corner and complete with hanging rope joist and wooden toggles.Very nice item.
Flight lieutenant's mess dress uniform comprising of jacket with gold bullion observer breve and kings crown gilt buttons.Moss Brothers Covent Garden label named to Wookey, complete with waistcoat and trousers.The jacket is approximately a 38 inch chest with arm length from shoulder to bottom of sleeve 24 and a half inches, the waistcoat is approximately a 38 inch chest and the trousers are 32-33 inch waist and 28 inch inside leg. There is a small hole approximately 1 inch x a quarter inch on the upper front of trousers just below the crotch.
Good condition khaki denim overalls trousers dated 1945.Size label and manufacturer details 'JULES VAN LANCKER, Rue du Dragon,128,Mouscron'. This was a manufacturer in Belgium contracted to produce clothing for the British Forces.Has War Dept stamp.All stitching and bakelite buttons intact.
Almost mint condition 1939 dated gas mask for babies and infants.All complete and intact with all fittings and straps.Has government issue plate and maker stamp 'PSC' for Pressed Steel Co Cowley,Oxford.The air pump is stamped 'Henley' for Henley Tyre & Rubber Co. Has some literature paperwork including instruction manual.
Good condition with all parts intact.Bakelite mic with stamped markings 'MIC HAND No.13 ZA/7605 GI' .Plug with rubber casing stamped 'PLUG 5 POINT NO 5ZA 1853' .Ear pieces are bakelite with rubber covers as used in armoured vehicles.Wire loop and canvas strap in good condition and stamped.
Nice mint pair machine woven, and representing the Oak,Ash and Thorn of 'Puck Of Pook's Hill' from Kipling's story and the area in which the Corp was raised.
Fought in the Normandy Campaign and the Bocage country of Normandy was noted as similar to the Corps badge and they adopted the name 'The Bocage Club'.XII Corp supported the left flank of XXX Corp during Operation Market Garden in September 1944.These examples are Dutch theatre made in the Brabant Weave'
Standard issue flashlight .Maker stamped 'D.B. Ltd , LE No 4' .Original strap intact.On/Off switch still working .The red and green colour sliders vertical movement still works.
Please note you will not receive the actual star in the picture as these sell so quickly it is impossible to keep adding and removing them from the site.You will however get one in a similar or better condition.
Rare unused British Civilian Filter all complete with rubber inlet valve to rear which is discarded when used and attached to the respirator.Dated Jan 1937 to rubber band and stamped to the metal cylinder ''BW&M Ltd 1937'.
Comes housed in a respirator box stamped to lid the word 'TOP' .The owners address has been written in pencil to the lid.