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"Golden Sun" WHW Fund-Raising Badge - No.2 A rare "Golden Sun" WHW Nazi winter relief fund raising badge. No.2 in a series launched in Koblenz in 1940. Maker marked by H. Lersch
'Aircraft of the Aces' Northrop B-2 A die cast metal 'Aircraft of the Aces' US Northrop B-2 in 1:280 scale. Minus its stand
.38 Special Cartridge Nickel-cased inert cartridge for the US .38 Special pistol. Made by Smith & Wesson
105mm Howitzer HE Shell Case A large British 105mm howitzer brass high explosive shell case. 36cm long. Dated 1988. HE marked, with an M28B2 fuse
1855 Lancaster "Sappers and Miners" Volunteer Bayonet - Chelsea Pensioner The rare cut-down version of the 1855 Lancaster Martini bayonet known as the "sappers and miners" bayonet, issued to a Chelsea Pensioner of the Royal Hospital, Chelsea. Normally issued to engineers and medics. This good condition bayonet, complete with scabbard, is stamped as a volunteer issue, and bushed. It has an Enfield inspection mark (D), Edward VII stamp and re-issue date of 1903. Pommel is stamped with V, and also B Company, Royal Hospital (RH). Funnelled blade in good condition, with a few small dinks in the edge
1914-18 British War Medal Bar Medal ribbon bar for the 1914-18 British War Medal
1915 On War Service Badge A 1915 brass On War Service lapel badge, complete with clip. Maker marked by Woolley & Co of Birmingham, with serial number 16565.
1934 Labour Day Badge A 1934 Labour Day badge in good condition. Pressed copper alloy. No rear clip
1934 Labour Day Badge A 1934 Tag der Arbeit (Labour Day) tinny for 1934. Good condition, with clip
1934 Winter Relief Fund-Raising Badge A clean example of the 1934 "Auf Warts Aus Eigerner Kraft" WHW winter relief fund raising badge. Pressed aluminium with enamelled images. With clip
1935 Labour Day Badge The less common 1935 Labour Day Badge, maker marked by Lugenscheid. In relic condition. No pin.
1935 Labour Day Badge A 1935 Arbeitstag (Labour Day) badge by Ferdinand Wagner. Maker marked. Nice condition, although rear clip has been removed and the badge looks as if it was stuck to a display board at some point
1935 Labour Day Badge A 1935 Tag der Arbeit (Labour Day) badge by EF Weidmann of Frankfurt. Nicely maker stamped, with clip.
1936 Berlin Olympic Stadium Postcard An original postcard carrying an aerial phoograph of the 1936 Berlin Olympic stadium
1936 Berlin Olympics Archery Bronze Figure A bronze archery figure from the 1936 Berlin Olympic games. Five-inch bronze archer is mounted on a marble plinth, bearing a plaque reading "XI.Olympiade , Berlin 1936" These figures were given to participants and supporters in Olympic disciplines, and were also sold as NSDAP fund-raisers..
1936 Berlin Olympics Marksman Figure A bronze marksman figure in uniform from the 1936 Berlin Olympic games. Five-inch bronze marksman is mounted on a marble plinth, bearing a plaque reading "XI.Olympiade , Berlin 1936" These figures were given to participants and supporters in Olympic disciplines, and were also sold as NSDAP fund-raisers..
1936 Labour Day Badge A 1936 Labour Day badge by Schul of Berlin. Maker marked. Some marks and pitting on face. No clip.
1937 Labour Day Badge A good condition 1937 NSDAP Labour Day badge, 1937. With clip. Maker marked by K. Frank of Nuremburg.
1937 Labour Day Badge A 1937 Labour Day badge in zinc alloy. With clip. Maker marked by Hermann Bauer
1937 Reichs Party Day Badge A 1937 Reich's Party day badge. Some tarnishing around eagle and swastika, otherwise good condition. With clip. Maker marked by G Brehmer of Markneukirchen
1937 Webbing .303 Ammunition Pouches A pair of British Army 1937 pattern webbing ammunition pouches for .303 clips. Green webbing with no visible markings. Each of the twin pouches was designed to carry two five-round clips of .303 ammunition, but because of their small carrying capacity most regular units preferred the larger utility pouches and these were more commonly used by Home Guard units. Complete with all buckles.
1938 Anchluss Medal - Framed An original framed 1938 Anschluss Medal marking the annexation of Austria by Nazi Germany. Medal and ribbon have been professionally mounted in a wooden gilt frame, with the name of the recipient - Hauptman Fiesler of the 98th Grenadier Regiment, with NSDAP Ein Volk, Ein Reich, Ein Fuhrer legend. Medal itself has some age tarnishing. Framer's label on the reverse - Carl Holman & Co, Leipzig, dated 1944.
1938 Labour Day Badge A 1938 Labour Day badge by Ziemer und Sohne. Good condition, maker marked, with clip
1939 EKI and EKII Stickpin A rare stickpin for a holder of both 1939 First and Second Class Iron Crosses. Dual 1939 EK miniatures on a strengthening bar, attached to a long turned pin. Most black paint remaining.
1939 Iron Cross 2nd Class A WW2 1939 Iron Cross 2nd Class. Good black core. Frame has age tarnishing. Non-magnetic apart from hanging ring which is unstamped. Replacement ribbon
1939 Iron Cross 2nd Class in Box of Issue A 1939 Iron Cross 2nd class in its LDO box of issue. Good condition three-piece construction medal has a magnetic frame and non-magnetic core. Good black paint on core. Medal is recessed in a velvet and silk lined hinged LDO box with silver LDO blocking. Medal ribbon in lid compartment.
1939 Iron Cross Stickpin A stickpin for a 1939 EK1 Iron Cross. Miniature detailed cross on long turned pin. Small repair to rear.
1939-45 Defence Medal A fine condition 1939-45 British Defence Medal awarded for non-operational military service and some civilian services during WW2. Complete with ribbon
1939-45 India Service Medal A British 1939-45 extra fine condition India Service Medal, with ribbon
1939-45 War Medal A British 1939-45 War Medal, awarded to all who served in the armed forces and Merchant Navy. Fine condition. With ribbon
1:32 Die Cast Model - Erwin Rommel A 1:32 scale die cast model of Field Marshall Erwin Rommel - "The Desert Fox". In original window-front box. Made by Elite Command Collectables.
1st Life Guards Cap Badge A brass cap badge for the 1st Life Guards. With Kings Crown and George V cypher. With clips
24th London Regiment Cap Badge Brass cap badge for the 24th London Regiment (The Queens Own). 1924 pattern. With slide.
2nd Pattern Arbeitsbuch - Baltic Citizen A good condition 2nd pattern Arbeitsbuch to Sevanov Grossberg, originally from the Baltic states. Issued in 1941. Extensively stamped
2nd Pattern Arbeitsbuch - Cement Worker A second pattern arbeitsbuch to a Pauline Geprags, an employee in a cement works. Issued in 1939. Extensively stamped up until 1948.
3 x 1 Pfennig Coins - Kurland Dig-ups Three 1 pfennig coins - dated 1942, with eagle and swastika visible. These coins were dug up from the Kurland pocket battlefield in Latvia. Price is for all three.
3 x 10 pfennig coins - Kurland Dig-Ups Three 10 pfennig coins - dated 1940, 1941 and 1942, with eagle and swastika visible. These coins were dug up from the Kurland pocket battlefield in Latvia. Price is for all three.
3 x French WW1 Postcards Three French First Wold War black and white postcards showing scenes from the Western Front
30mm Aden Shell Case A brass shell case for a 30mm Aden practice round. Radway Green manufactured. Various 70s dates. These rounds are used in British armoured fighting vehicles.
30mm Aden Shell Case A 1972 dated British 30mm Aden brass shell case with one small dent to case. Radway Green makers mark. These were for AFV-mounted canon.
40 Year Faithful Service Medal - Denazified. A denazified 40 Year Gold Faithful Service medal, with swastika filed from the middle. No ribbon
5 x .303 Cartridge Cases in Enfield Clip Five .303 brass cartridge cases in an Enfield rifle stripper clip. Various makers. Post war dates
5 x British WW1 Postcards Five British WW1 postcards depicting the Western Front theatre of war. Two in colour.
5 x French WW1 Postcards Five French WW1 postcards depicting elements of French forces and scenes from the Western Front. All good condition
76mm Scorpion Shell Case A British 76mm Scorpion ARMDC shell case. 23 cm high. 1988 dated with a Royal Laboratories maker stamp. Fitted with a Mk5 BN fuse.
A Pair of British 151 Mortar Bomb Fuses A pair of relic condition 151 fuses for a British two-inch mortar. Recovered from a WW2 artillery range. Price is for both fuses.
A Pair of General Service Buttons - WW2 A pair of WW2 General Service buttons by Firmin, Kings Crown
Adjutant Generals Corps Shoulder Strap British Army slip-on shoulder strap for the Adjutant General's Corps. Camouflage pattern.
Africa Star A fine condition Africa Star with ribbon.
Africa Star A fine condition Africa Star campaign medal with original full-length ribbon. The Africa Star was instituted in 1943 for military service in North Africa.
AFS Leaders MkII Brodie Helmet An Auxiliary Fire Service senior leader's MkII Brodie steel helmet. Textured green paint with twin red leaders' bands and station number F10 painted in white to the front. No visible date on shell. Original liner is quite dry and cracked. Size marked 71/4 with TTC makers mark and 1940 date. Crown pad intact. Original chin strap with wearer's serial number
Air Training Corps Beret Badge A white metal beret badge for the Air Training Corps. One rear fixing missing.
Air Training Corps Lapel Badge A brass and enamel Air Training Corps lapel badge. Good condition apart from slight chip to the enamel. Date not known, but probably 1940s-50s.
Air Training Corps Lapel Badge A small white metal Air Training Corps lapel badge, with pin. Maker stamped by A.Vigurs of Birmingham
Allgemeine SS WHW Medallion A bakelite WHW winter help fund-raising medallion from the 1940 "Regiments" series, depicting the red arrow insignia of the Allgemeine SS.
Argentinian M1 Combat Helmet - Falklands A complete Argentinian Army M1 combat helmet - a bring-back from the Falklands War. M1 helmet is complete with all webbing and neckstrap, with straps for airborne chin cup. Leaf pattern camouflage cover, with camouflage net over that. This helmet has known provenance and was taken from a prisoner at Stanley airport by a member of 40 Commando.
Army 7th Corps Sleeve Patch 1944 pattern sleeve patch for US Army 7th Corps
Army Brodie MkII Helmet A British army Brodie MkII steel helmet. Green paint inside and out. Minute remains of a red, white and blue decal or formation sign on one side. Small stress crack near central dome bolt. Liner attached with no visible date, size or makers mark but appears to be a size 7. No chinstrap.
Army Cadet Force Lapel Badge - KC A British Army cadet force lapel badge. Kings Crown. White metal and enamel badge with clip. Maker marked by Fattorini of Birmingham.
Army Carpenter Trade Badge A British Army 1937 pattern trade badge for a carpenter and joiner. Good condition
Army Catering Corps Beret Badge Staybright beret badge for the Army Catering Corps. Queens crown. Made by Dowler, Birmingham.
Army Cyclists Corps Shoulder Flash A WW1 brass shoulder flash for the Army Cyclists Corps. 18mm high lettering. With all clips
Army Drivers Sleeve Star - Guards The large pattern British Army cloth sleeve star for a driver in a Guards regiment
Army Electricians Trade Patch British Army sleeve trade patch for an electrician
Army Farriers Trade Badge Cloth sleeve trade badge for a farrier in the British Army.
Army Issue Needles Pack of German army issue needles in original packaging
Army M35 SD Combat Helmet An army M35 single decal helmet. Green painted shell inside and out with screw-in vents. Normal age wear and some pitting. Decal is present but detail has been scratched out - probably as an act of denazification. Original liner intact, with a split seam. No chinstrap. Shell stamped with serial number 3235. No visible maker or size mark but appears to be a size 64.
Army M40 Combat Helmet - Normandy Camo An army M40 combat helmet in Normandy camouflage. Rough finish camouflage in brown, green and sand has darkened with age but is still clearly visible. Green painted inner shell with some rust pitting which has obscured maker and size marks, but appears to be a size 64. Tan hide original liner. No chinstrap.
Army PT Instructor Badge A British Army sleeve badge for a physical training instructor. Good condition
ARP Badge - Hallmarked - No Clip A hallmarked silver lapel badge for the Air Raid Precautions organisation. Good condition, but missing rear clip.
ARP Gas Mask in Tin Container An ARP-issue medium sized civilian pattern gas mask in its original ARP container. Mask is complete with filter and all straps and is maker-stamped Avon, and dated 1939. There is a small crack in the perspex visor. Black painted tin has original carrying string and is marked with user's name - Mr W. Kendall of Dagenham, Essex.
ARP Lapel Badge - Hallmarked Silver An Air Raid Precautions lapel badge in hallmarked sterling silver. With clip.
ARP Recruitment Form A volunteer recruitment application form for membership of the WW2 Air Raid Precautions. The form gives joining guideline for the ARP in the London Borough of Ealing, including return postal address and list of duties.
Artillery NCO's Sleeve Badge Cloth sleeve badge for a British army artillery NCO. Good condition
Atlantic Star Miniature with Aircrew Europe Bar A post-war issue miniature Atlantic Star with an Aircrew Europe clasp.
Australian 43rd Infantry Badge A slouch hat badge for the Australian 43rd Infantry Regiment, also known as the Hindmarsh Regiment. The regiment was raised in 1916, and later merged into the Royal South Australian Regiment. Brass badge with clips and retaining slide.
Australian Commonwealth Forces Cap Badge A 1942 pattern copper alloy cap badge for the Australian Commonwealth Military Forces. Kings crown. With clips.
Austrian Red Cross Merit Medal - Bronze A WW1 Austro-Hungarian Honour Decoration of the Red Cross in bronze class. This ladies medal with a bow ribbon was awarded for merit, constituted from 1864 to 1914. Bronze with enamelled detail to red cross and laurels. Fine condition
Austrian Red Cross Merit Medal - Gilt A WW1 Austro-Hungarian Honour Decoration of the Red Cross in gilt class. This ladies medal with a bow ribbon was awarded for merit, constituted from 1864 to 1914. Gilt with enamelled detail to red cross and laurels. Fine condition
Bandsman's Sleeve Badge A 1926 pattern British Army bandsman's sleeve badge. Brass, with lugs
Bandsman's Sleeve Badge A 1914 pattern British army bandsman's sleeve badge in copper. With green cloth backing and pin. Some verdigree discolouration
Bandsmans Brass Sleeve Badge A 1926 pattern British Army brass sleeve badge for a bandsman. With green cloth backing and cotter pin.
Bastogne Satirical Plaque A roughly-cast grey metal hexagonal plaque marking the battle of Bastogne with satirical comment. Dated December 1944.The plaque shows a US soldier with the Stars and Stripes and a German solider surrendering. The Legend says "Nuts" and "Bastogne" A rare and unique item.
Battlefield Relics - Army Breadbag Buttons A pair of German army breadbag buttons. These were dig-ups from near Arromanches in Northern France
Belgian WW1 Combatants War Medal A Belgian armed forces 1914-18 war medal, awarded to conscripted combatants. Fine condition medal has EDB maker's mark and ribbon.
Berlin Rathaus Day Badge Bakelite badge in relic condition for Berlin Town Hall day. No pin
Berlin Schutzpolizei Shako A police shako for the Berlin Schutzpolizei. 1945 pattern polished shako has the Berlin coat of arms to the front, with a red and silver cockade. 1896 pattern chinstrap. Good condition inside and out. An eagle and swastika stamp on the inside has almost certainly been added post-war. No size marking but appears to be a size 58.
Blue Division Medal with Issue Packet A fine condition Blue Division medal awarded to Spanish volunteers in Russia. Slight age tarnishing. No ribbon, but complete with paper packet of issue, which is stamped with a Ludenscheid maker's name.
Bomb Disposal Patch - Subdued A subdued black-on-green British Army trade patch for bomb disposal.
Bomber Command Sew-On Medal Ribbon A sew-on medal ribbon for the 1985-constituted Bomber Command medal
Book "A Chilling Tale of Propaganda" Hardback book - "Adolf Hitler - A Chilling Tale of Propaganda", presenting Hitler as represented by Josef Goebbels. Fully illustrated 133 pages. Includes Goebbels' original 1936 diatribe. Published in 1999. Small tear in dust jacket.
Book - Islands in Danger The 1965 paperback edition of Alan and Mary Seaton Wood's excellent account of the German occupation of the Channel Islands. With photographs.
Book - "Belsen to Buckingham Palace" - Signed Paul Oppenheimer's book about the evacuation of Jews from Nazi Germany - paperback. Signed by the author.
Book - "Hitler's Teenage Warriors" James Wilson's book chronicling the actions of the 12th SS Panzer Division - Hitler Jugend, focusing on the life of Karl Heinz Decker - one of the few surviving members of that division. With unseen photographs. Paperback.
Book - "Russian Orders, Decorations and Medals" A fully illustrated guide to Russian orders, decorations and medals from Imperial Russia through the revolution and both wars to Soviet Russia. By Robert Werlich. Published by Quaker Press. Hardback with protective dust jacket
Book - "Steel Inferno" - SS Panzer Corps in Normandy Michael Reynolds' excellent book "Steel Inferno" charting the SS Panzer Corps in Normandy in 1944. A 314-page work with many original photographs.
Book - Bridge On The River Kwai Pierre Boulle's magnificent book that inspired one of the great war films. This is the sought-after 1969 Fontana paperback edition
Book - In Search of the Trojan War Michael Wood's excellent exploration of the Trojan Wars. Hardback
Book - Invasion by John Peddie John Peddie's detailed account of the Roman conquest of Britain. Hardback.
Book - Okinawa 1945 Simon Foster's excellent and detailed account of this important Pacific conflict. Paperback, with maps and many photographs.
Book - Orders, Medals and Decorations of Britain and Europe A comprehensive guide to British and European medals with detailed descriptions and colour plates. Published by Blandford in 1967. Written by Paul Hieronymussen. Some damage to dust jacket but book is in good condition
Book - The Home Front Peter Doyle and Paul Evans' book "The Home Front - British Wartime Memorabilia 1939-45". An invaluable reference book - extensively illustrated - recording all forms of wartime home front collectables and memorabilia. Published by The Crowood Press in 2007.
Book - The Virgin Soldiers The 1974 Pan paperback edition of Leslie Thomas's 1966 novel about conscripted soldiers serving in Malaya
Book - War in the Fallklands The Falklands campaign in pictures. Excellent book compiled by the Sunday Express
Brass Army Officers Rank Pips Brass army general service rank pips. Price is for each.
Brass British Army Majors Crown A single brass British Army major's shoulder crown - Kings Crown, horizontal lugs with backing plate and pin.
Bread Bag - Tropical Issue An army tropical issue DAK pattern bread bag. Sand-coloured canvas. All loops, straps and leather strengtheners present.
British 1st Artillery Sleeve Patch British 1st Artillery Brigade sleeve patch - Gulf War issue. Ram on red background.
British 2 inch Mortar Bomb Tailfin A tailfin from a British two-inch mortar bomb in semi-relic condition. Artillery range pick-up. Remains of red paint to indicate a live high explosive bomb on one fin.
British 40mm Bofors Shell Case - WW2 A British 40mm Bofors 305 No2 anti-tank brass shell case. War Department marked and dated 1939.
British Army 1963 pat. L/Corporal's Stripe Single British Army 1963 pattern Lance Corporal's stripe for best BD
British Army 2nd Division Patches Two non-matching WW2 tropical uniform shoulder patches for the British Army 2nd Division. Although similar, these patches are a slightly different shape, and so will have come from two uniforms, possibly worn by the same soldier. The 2nd Division fought extensively in India and Burma during WW2
British Army Brodie MkII Helmet - Camo A British Army Brodie MkII helmet with remains of green and brown camouflage pattern. Shell, in military grade steel, is extensively pin-rusted but remains of camouflage pattern can be clearly seen. Some pitting, and most paint has gone from aluminium shell ring. Stamped JSS and dated 1940. Liner is worn but complete. Cross-shaped liner pad. Original part-elasticated chinstrap.
British Army Corporals Shoulder Strap - Gulf A single Gulf camo shoulder strap for a corporal in the British Army
British Army Cricket Medal - Italian Occupation A British Army bronze cricket championship medal for occupying forces in Udine, Italy. Dated 1946 and awarded to RE Evans, 3 Wireless Squadron, Royal Signals. In a Milan manufactured case which is split along the spine.
British Army Drivers Sleeve Star Cloth sleeve star for a driver in the British Army. Unissued condition
British Army Football Medal - Derna A British Army football tournament silver medal for a 1948 competition in the occupied territories of Derna, now Libya. The medal depicts the Sphinx and pyramids.
British Army Gaiters - Pair A pair of 1937 pattern British Army web gaiters. With all straps and fastenings. Inner leather reinforcing panels. Dated 1943 and WD marked. Illegible maker's mark. Black finish.
British Army Group A Tradesmans Badge A British Army cloth sleeve badge for a Group A tradesman. Good condition
British Army Major's Crown A brass British Army major's shoulder crown. KC. Vertical lugs with backing plate and pin
British Army Major's Crown - Copper A copper British Army Major's shoulder crown - king's crown - with backing plate and pin.
British Army Major's Crown - KC A brass British Army major's shoulder crown - Kings Crown - with horizontal lugs
British Army Majors Crown A staybright Queens Crown shoulder rank badge for a British Army major.
British Army Majors Crown with Backing Plate A British Army WW2 KC major's shoulder crown with ladder backing plate and pin
British Army Sergeants Stripe - Large A single 1963 pattern British Army sergeants stripe - large size for combat smock or greatcoat.
British Army Sergeants Stripes - Dress British Army dress uniform sergeants stripes - gold on black
British Army Trade Badge - German Speaker A British Army cloth sleeve badge for a German speaker. Good condition
British Army Webbing Leg Restraint A 1937 pattern webbing British Army leg restraint strap. Dated 1939. Extensively marked "Leg restraint strap CSPEP" with army and RAF equipment reference numbers. A rarely seen piece of 1937 pattern webbing.
British Army WOII Brass Sleeve Badge A brass sleeve badge for a British Army Warrant Officer 2nd Class - usually a company sergeant major. Kings Crown. With clips.
British Army WW1 Button Stick A brass British Army WW1 button stick. Stamped with a 1917 date, a patent number and a WHB maker's mark.
British Brodie MkII Helmet Liner A late pattern liner for a British Brodie MkII steel helmet. Complete with all pads. Attaches to helmet shell with a single bolt to the crown (not included). No size markings but appears to be a 61/2.
British Four Medal Ribbon Bar A mounted British four-medal ribbon bar with clip. Consists of 1939-45 Star, Atlantic Star, Africa Star with North Africa rosette and Burma Star.
British Legion Lapel Badges - Pair A pair of slightly different British Legion brass and enamel lapel badges. One is maker marked by Gaunt of London, the other by A Harris of Glasgow. Both with serial numbers. Price is for both badges.
British MkII Brodie Helmet - Desert A British MkII Brodie helmet in desert paint. Sand coloured paint is considerably worn on the outside, but clearly visible, particularly on the helmet rim. Light green inner shell with some rust. Small red mark on the helmet may be the remains of a formation sign. No visible date or makers mark. Original liner with no visible markings but appears to be a size 7. Oval crown pad. Part-elasticated chinstrap which is frayed in places.
British No4 Gas Mask - Complete A British Army No4 Gas Mask complete with filter and carrying case. Mask is maker marked Avon. Filter has serial number and 1940 date. The case has a couple of holes near the base, but is complete and dated 1943. Wearers name and army number (V. Grubb) on strap
British SA80 Bayonet Frog - Camo Full cover British Army issue frog for the SA80 bayonet. European camouflage. With all straps and clips. Made by Remploy. Dated 1994.
British SA80 Rifle Magazine A British SA80 rifle Type 1 magazine for the 5.56mm round. Metal construction. Maker marked by Radway Green (RG)
Bronze Luftwaffe Drivers Badge A bronze-grade sleeve badge for a driver in the Luftwaffe. Pressed late-war metal badge has a cloth backing - which has some mothing - and a compressed card backing plate. All clips intact.
Bulgarian Army Luftschutz M36 Helmet A German-made M36 Luftschutz "gladiator" helmet as issued to the Bulgarian Army. Units of the Bulgarian Army, particularly air defence and non-front line units - were issued with German M36 helmets. This good example is painted green inside and out with an offset Bulgarian decal. Two-piece construction shell has an RLB (Reichsluftschutzund) stamp and a 1938 date. Original liner with some damage to tongues, and chinstrap. An unusual and scarce helmet.
Bulgarian Army M36 Gladiator Helmet A German-made M36 Luftschutz "gladiator" helmet as issued to the Bulgarian Army. Units of the Bulgarian Army, particularly air defence and non-front line units - were issued with German M36 helmets. This good example is painted green inside and out with an offset Bulgarian decal. Two-piece construction shell has an RLB (Reichsluftschutzund) stamp and a 1938 date. Original liner with some damage to tongues, and chinstrap. An unusual and scarce helmet.
Bundeswehr Mountain Troops M43 Cap An M43-style birgemutze as issued to mountain troops of the West German army. The same as a WW2 M43 cap but made from cotton rather than wool and with a larger peak. Mountain troops edelweiss insignia on right side of cap. Crossed swords and cockade insignia to front. Two aluminium fastening buttons. Leather sweatband. Size 57
Bundeswehr Mountain Troops M43 Cap An M43 birgemutze as issued to mountain troops of the West German army. The same as a WW2 M43 cap but made from cotton rather than wool and with a larger peak. Mountain troops edelweiss insignia on right side of cap. No insignia to front. Size 56
Burma Star A fine condition Burma Star campaign medal. With ribbon.
Cameron Highlanders Glengarry - WW2 A glengarry for the Cameron Highlanders. Black serge with silk badge patch and tail ribbons. White metal Cameron Highlanders badge. Wearer's name - H. MacDonald - and Fort Augustus on inner label. Fort Augustus was home to the Cameron Highlanders 4th Battalion throughout WW2, when the regiment fought in North Africa and France.
Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) Glengarry Badge A white metal 1914 pattern Glengarry badge for the Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). With clips.
Canadian Forces Administration Service Badge A large brass and enamel hat badge for he Canadian Forces Administration Service. With slide. Maker marked by William Scully
Collection of German WW2 Photographs A collection of eight German WW2 army photographs, showing uniformed officers and enlisted men
Combat Infantry 1st Grade Sleeve Badge A dress sleeve badge for a British Army 1st grade combat infantryman, silver gilt on blue. Good condition
Combat Infantrymans Sleeve Badge British Army combat infantrymans sleeve badge. Gulf pattern. Green bayonet on maize background.
Corporals Stripe - 1963 Pattern A British Army single 1963 pattern corporals stripe. Good condition
Cosford Aerospace Museum Guide Fascinating 64-page fully colour illustrated guide to all of the exhibits at the Aerospace Museum at RAF Cosford, near Telford. Includes The Warplane Collection, The Missile Collection, The R&D Aircraft Collection and the Transport Aircraft Collection
Czech M52 Helmet Liner A liner and chinstrap assembly for the Czechoslovakian M52 helmet. Eight perforated tongues. With leather chinstrap. Size 56. Wearer's name on inner tongues. Fits German M35/40/42 helmets for restorers/re-enactors.
DAF Arbeitsbuch - Hardback A hardback Deutsches Arbeitsfront (DAF) work book to a Kurt Welter, a metal worker. Fully stamped and dated from 1937 to 1942.
DAF Arbeitskarte - 1935 A DAF arbeitskarte work permit for a foreign worker. With DAF insignia, fully stamped and dated 1935.
DAF Day Badge - Breslau 1933 A pressed copper alloy day badge for the Deutsche Arbeitsfront (DAF) Breslau party day, July 1933. With long lapel pin.
DAF Swastika Pennant - Copy A good quality copy of a large triangular pennant for the Deutsche Arbeitsfront (DAF). Heavy cotton flag is 21 cm wide and 47 cm long, with attachment cord. Stamped with RZM marking, a 1941 date and Berlin makers mark. Ideal for re-enactors
Daily Express War Map - 1940 A map of the warring nations in Europe, produced by the Daily Express newspaper in 1940. Includes relative strengths of the fighting nations. Good condition apart from some staining to the front.
Danzig Luftschutz Lapel Badge An enamel lapel badge for the Danzig division of the German Luftschutz air defence organisation. RLB insignia with swastika on blue and white enamel. No rear clip. Ges.gesch marked and maker marked by K. Wurster, Markneukirchen,
Day Badge for Leipzig Spring Festival 1938 A German day badge produced for the Leipzig Spring Festival of 1938. An unusual day badge of ceramic and bakelite construction. With clip
Day Badge For North West Gau Rally Day badge for the 1935 north west Gau rally. Swastika on grey metal shield. With clip. Much paint remaining. Maker marked (MA)
DDR APC Drivers Badge Sleeve badge for an armoured personnel carrier driver's qualification in the former East German Army
DDR Army Officers Cap Badge An officer's cap badge with laurels from the former East German Army
DDR Army Sgt Major's Sleeve Patch A camouflage smock sleeve patch for a sergeant major in the former East German army
DDR Dress Cap Laurels Walking out dress cap laurels for the former East German DDR army. Complete with all clips.
DDR Infantry Officers Dress Collar Patch A German DDR army officers dress collar patch with white waffenfarbe for infantry.
DDR NVA Reservists National Medal A East German (DDR) NVA Reservists National Service medal. Complete with medal ribbon, clip and presentation case. Depicts head of a soldier in a distinctive East German helmet.
DDR Senior Sergeant's Sleeve Badge Cloth sleeve patch for a senior sergeant (hauptfeldwebel) in the former East German Army. Worn on camo smock
Der Schulungsbrief - Number 3 Issue number three of Der Schulungsbrief - the official magazine of the NSDAP. 38 page A4-sized magazine is dated 1939, and focuses on German forces - army, Luftwaffe and Kriegsmarine.
Der Schulungsbrief - Number 5 Issue number five of Der Schulungsbrief - the official magazine of the NSDAP. 22 page A4-sized magazine is dated 1940, and focuses on the invasions of European countries by German forces and the planned invasion of England.
Der Schulungsbrief - Numbers 7/8/9 Combined issues numbers seven, eight and nine of Der Schulungsbrief - the official magazine of the NSDAP. 32 page A4-sized magazine is dated 1940, and focuses on the role of women in the Nazi party and in German forces. Tape repair to spine.
Der Stalhelm Badge, 1930 A white metal and enamel lapel badge for the Der Stalhelm war veterans organisation, dated 1930. Screwback badge with screw intact, but no retaining disk. Good enamel.
Der Stalhelm Veterans Day Badge A pressed white metal Der Stalhelm veterans organisation day badge for 1925. Helmet and sword. With clip
Deutsche Jungvolk Medallion A rectangular Bakelite medallion for the Deutsches Jungvolk organisation for youngsters not old enough for the Hitler Youth. Single white rune on black background. With hanging loop
Deutsches Luftsport Badge A Nazi party pre-Luftwaffe Deutsche Luftsport badge. Three-piece construction with a silver glider on an orange Bakelite disc, set on a pressed alloy badge. With clip
Die Cast Eurofighter An 'Aircraft of the Aces' die cast EFA2000 Eurofighter. 1:121 Scale
Die cast F-86 Sabre An 'Aircraft of the Aces' die cast model of the US F-86F Sabre jet in 1:150 scale
Die Cast Mirage 2000 An 'Aircraft of the Aces' die cast Mirage 2000 French fighter in 1:120 scale.
Die Cast Mirage IIIC An 'Aircraft of the Aces' Die Cast Mirage IIIC French jet fighter in 1:120 scale
Die Cast Model: Lord Louis Mountbatten A 1:32 scale die cast model of Lord Louis Mountbatten in Royal Navy summer uniform, from the Corgi Forward March series. One of a limited edition of 1500, with certificate. Complete with all packaging and box.
Die Cast Republic F84 An 'Aircraft of the Aces' die cast model of the Republic F84 long range ground attack aircraft. 1:100 scale
Die Cast US F18 Hornet An 'Aircraft of the Aces' die cast model of the US F18 Hornet jet. 1:145 scale
Die Deutsche Wehrmacht Large Cigarette Card Album A large German cigarette card album entitled "Die Deutsche Wehrmacht" complete with most cards. Owners name and date (1937) written inside. All cards - 184 in all - in the army section are complete, illustrating all branches of the army. 30 cards in the Kriegsmarine section. No cards in the Luftwaffe section. A very rare and fascinating item.
Dig for Victory Post Card A litho copy of a Dig for Victory post card
DLRG-DRK Lapel Badge A DLRG German lifesaving organisation lapel merit badge, awarded by the Bavarian branch of the Deutsches Red Cross (DRK). Pressed metal badge with clip.
Dresden Peoples Day Badge A tinny produced for Dresden Peoples' Day. Pressed metal badge with clip. Maker marked on reverse by Hermann Aurich. April 14 and 15. No year indicated.
DRK Lapel Badge - Blue, White and Red A Deutsches Red Cross (DRK) lapel badge. Copper alloy badge with blue, white and red enamelled front. Ges-gesch marked. With pin
DRK Lapel Badge - Red and White A red and white enamel lapel badge for the DRK - Deutsches Red Cross. With pin. White metal.
DRK Pin Badge A DRK - Deutsche Red Cross - stickpin badge. Copper and enamel badge on long turned pin.
DRK Propaganda Booklet - Struggle at Sea A miniature 18-page propaganda booklet to raise funds for the German Red Cross. Entitled "Struggle at Sea" it includes pictures of Hitler on Kriegsmarine ships. Dated 1939-40.
DRK Propaganda Booklet - Struggle in France A miniature 18-page propaganda booklet to raise funds for the German Red Cross. Entitled "Struggle in France" it includes pictures of Hitler in France. Dated 1940.
DRL Sports Badge The DRL Sports Badge in bronze. Good condition but some wear to high points. Straight pin. Maker marked by Wernstein.
DRL Sports Badge - Cloth A cloth DRL sports badge with swastika. Bronze thread on dark green background. Slight fraying around edges where it has been removed from a uniform, otherwise good condition.
DRL Sports Badge - Denazified A denazified version of the DRL Sports Badge in bronze, with the swastika at the bottom filed away. Otherwise very good condition. Maker marked by Wernstein. Straight pin.
DSC Ribbon Bar A British WW2 pin-on ribbon bar consisting of a Distinguished Service Cross (for gallantry), a 1939-45 Star, Atlantic Star, Africa Star with North Africa 1941-43 clasp, Italy Star and British War Medal 1939-45 with Mentioned in Despatches bar.
Duke of Edinburgh's Regiment Officers Collars A pair of officer's collar dogs for the Duke of Edinburgh's Royal Regiment. White metal insignia on red felt backing.
Durham Light Infantry Cap Badge - WW2 A WW2 Durham Light Infantry cap badge in white metal. Kings Crown. With cap slide.
East Surrey Regt Officers Sleeve Buttons Four tunic sleeve buttons for an officer in the East Surrey Regt. Kings Crown, staybright buttons by Firmin of London
Eastern Front Medal Ribbon Bar A mounted ribbon bar for the Eastern Front medal.. With clip. TZ stamped on rear mounting plate.
EKII Medal Ribbon Bar A German WW2 medal ribbon bar of a 1939 Iron Cross 2nd class and an Eastern Front medal. With clip
Entry Ticket to Puttlingen Festival 1935 A cardboard entry badge to the Puttlingen Music Festival, 1935. Puttlingen is near Saarbrucken, and its annual festival was used as an NSDAP fund raiser.
Feldgendarmerie Lapel Badge 1942 An NSDAP Police lapel badge, dated 1942. Dull grey metal badge has G5 stamp to the reverse. With clip.
Feldpolizei Faithful Service Medal A Feldpolizei police faithful service medal. Nickel medal in fine condition, with hanging loop. No ribbon. Nazi police insignia to front and loyal service to the police inscription to the reverse.
Festung Breslau Dig-Ups - Poland Dig-ups from the German Festung Breslau fortress near Wroclaw, Poland. Pocket watch with remains of face, and part of a German Army belt buckle with patina clearly visible.
Field Police M42 SD Helmet A nice condition single decal M42 Field Police helmet. Field grey paint inside and out with a good Field Police decal which has slight rust bleed-through and some small edge chips but is otherwise good. Shell is stamped with serial number 2973 on inner skirt along with Eisenhuttenwerke maker and size stamp ckl64. Good condition tan hide liner and a black and tan leather chinstrap with an illegible maker's stamp and a 1943 date.
First Gulf War Medal Miniature A British 1st Gulf War medal miniature, 2003. With ribbon
Five German Army Field Pack Loops - Dig-ups Five strap loops from a German Army field pack. Dig-ups from Normandy
Five German Army NCO/Officer Pictures A set of five WW2 German wartime photographs of the same man in uniform, firstly as an NCO and then as an officer. Price is for all five photographs.
Four NSDAP Police Registration Documents Four NSDAP police-issued registration and change of address documents for a family in Meldebeharde, dated between January and April 1945.
Four Pioneer Corps Officers Sleeve Buttons A set of four WW2 British Army Pioneer Corps officer's sleeve buttons, maker marked by Gaunt. Kings Crown
Four x WW2 Pioneer Corps Tunic Buttons Four large brass tunic buttons for an officer in the Pioneer Corps. Made by Gaunt of London. Kings Crown
France and Germany Star A fine condition France and Germany Star campaign medal, with original ribbon
France and Germany Star A British France and Germany campaign star. Fine condition, with ribbon.
French M15 Adrian Fire Police Helmet - Alsace A French WW1 M1915 Adrian steel helmet for a military fireman for Francelhoff in Alsace. Minus its liner but with chinstrap bales intact. Large grenade badge to front with Sapeurs, Pompiers de Francelhoff legend to front. Remains of chrome plating on helmet
French M1926 Adrian Helmet - Free French Air Force An M1926 Adrian helmet for the Free French Air Force. Green paint inside and out with gilt FFAF insignia to the front. Original liner intact, as is the original chinstrap. Good overall condition.
French M26 Defense Passive Helmet An M26 French Adrian helmet for the Defense Passive civil defence units. Green painted shell is identical to the army pattern apart from the Defense Passive DP badge to the front. Large size with original liner. Chinstrap is present but has broken.
French WW1 37mm Shell Case A brass shell case for a French WW1 37mm Hotchkiss 1-pounder. Twin bands around the casing. No other marks.
French WW1 Field Postcard A First World War French field postcard depicting the Camp de Mailly army camp.
French WW1 M15 Helmet - Artillery A nice condition French First World War M15 Adrian helmet for artillery. Shell is in good condition - two-piece construction - horizon blue paint inside and out. RF crossed cannon and grenade artillery insignia in pressed metal to the front. Small rust patches to the rear of the crown and on the underside of the skirt. Original good-condition liner and chinstrap. Small hole punched in front skirt for wall hanging. Small size.
Gefreiters Bars for Camo Smock A pair of straight bar gefreiters stripes for wearing on camouflage smock or overjacket. Unissued condition
General Assault Badge - 50 Actions - Museum Copy A museum copy of the General Assault Badge awarded after 50 actions. Two-piece construction, with pin. Ideal for re-enactors or to complete collections.
General Service Buttons - Five Different Five different WW1 and WW2 General Service buttons. All Kings Crown. One bakelite, one plain, one by Gaunt of London, one by Smith & Wright of Birmingham, and a Gaunt tunic cuff button
George V Imperial Service Medal - Cased A cased George V Imperial Service Medal in fine condition. Medal awarded to a Thomas Lubton-Knight. Complete with original ribbon and clip, the medal is in a felt and silk lined presentation case. The Imperial Service Medal was awarded for faithful service in the Civil Service or long service for a minimum of 25 years..
German Army Dog Tag A complete German Army WW2 dog tag for an infantryman in the Ersatz 5th Infantry Battalion. Good condition
German Army Dog Tag - Casualty A German army dog tag, snapped in half for a fatal casualty. This tag is for a soldier in Schutzen Ersatz Batallion 12 - a reservist motorised infantry batallion decimated on the Eastern Front.
German Army Engineer's Service Lapel Badge A die-struck service lapel badge for a Pionier (engineer) in the Wehrmacht. Good condition, with pin. These badges were designed to be worn on civilian dress to confirm service to the war effort.
German Army Field Ration Pack - repro A reproduction German Army/SS field ration pack. Boxed pack includes tinned meat, tomato soup, two breads, coffee, sugar, milk, saccharin and chocolate. All edible within use-by dates. A great item for re-enactors.
German Army M40 Medics Helmet - Winter Camo An M40 medic's combat helmet in winter camouflage. White winter paint, which is substantially worn with age, is painted over a field green base. The decal sites are clearly visible, indicating this was originally a double-decal helmet. Remains of the eagle and swastika decal. A large red cross is painted on the crown. Shell has considerable pitting, particularly on the inner rim, and makers marks are not discernible, or size although the shell would appear to be a size 66. Tan hide liner is complete, with a black and tan chinstrap which has a 1939 date and an illegible makers mark.
German Army Officers Cap Eagle A late war German army officer's cap eagle in zinc alloy. Two clips intact but one wing clip is missing.
German Army Photographs, WW2, in the Snow Four German Army WW2 photographs (two pairs of identical pictures) showing German army personnel in the snow.
German Death Card - Grenadiers A German death card with photograph to Obergefreiter Arnold Clusserath, a grenadier regiment NCO killed on the Eastern Front. Iron Cross holder.
German Gas Mask Case Parts - Kurland Dig-Ups A German gasmask case belt hook and strap loop, with some field grey paint remaining. These items are dig ups from the site of the Kurland battle, now in Latvia
German Infantry Signallers Trade Badge A German infantry signaller's sleeve badge. White blitz on a field green background. Good condition
German Issue NATO Waterproof Ammo Carrier A West German issue NATO pattern heat-sealed plastic waterproof ammo carrier for 7.62mm ammunition
German M36 Unteroffiziers Tunic - Reproduction A re-enactors copy of a German Army M36 tunic to an NCO. Field green tunic with bottle green trim and correct marbled buttons. Collar patches with NCO's tresse trim. Silk lined. Cloth breast eagle. No shoulder straps but shoulder strap buttons present. Size not marked but appears to be a medium size (38" chest). Tunic is based on a Swedish M36 service jacket.
German M40 Combat Helmet - Small A small size German army M40 combat helmet. Light grey paint inside and out. May have been Luftwaffe issue. Shell is stamped with serial number 1014 on inner skirt, and Emaillerwerke Fulda maker and size stamp EF62. Tan leather liner and black and tan chinstrap. No decals.
German POW Censored Letter A censored letter to Munich from a German prisoner of war. Has US military censor's stamps. Dated 1946
German Soldiers Skin Cream - Dig-Up A tin of German soldier's skin cream in semi-relic condition. This tin was a dig-up from the German WW2 fortress of Festung Breslau near Wroclaw in Poland
German Underground Hospital - Nine Postcards Nine postcards from a 1979 series from the German Underground Hospital on the Channel Island of Jersey. A variety of views including the hospital entrance, the officer's mess, the Cap Verd entrance and the rest room. Price is for all nine postcards
German War Disabled Lapel Badge Large lapel badge for the Nazi German War Disabled Veterans Association (NSKOV), with stickpin. Maker marked 'H6'
German WW1 Cigarette Card Album - Complete A German WW1 cigarette card album Der Welt Krieg - produced at the end of WW1, chronicling the war from 1914 to 18. All cigarette cards in place in a 270-page good condition album
German WW1 Family Photograph - EK1 Holders A German WW1 studio photograph of a family, including a uniformed officer and an NCO - both with Iron Crosses - and a nurse.
German WW1 Loyal Service Pipe Decoration A German WW1 gilt, white metal and enamel decoration for a smoking pipe. Traditional pipes bearing this decoration were awarded to officers and units when they returned victorious from the front. This complex example features an enamel image of Kaiser Wilhelm with the inscription "Parole Heimath" (Homeward Bound), plus the Imperial crown and crossed rifles. A rare item
German WW1 Sweetheart Brooch A German First World War sweetheart brooch. Colour picture of a soldier wearing a covered pickelhaube mounted in a gilt frame. With clip. Reverse is maker stamped GD.
German WW1 Trench Art Brooch A German WW1 trench art brooch made from a brass shell fragment fashioned into a general's collar tab with oak leaves on brass. It is engraved "Erinnerung and den Weltkrieg 1914 - 16" With pin.
German WW2 Death Card - Grenadiers Death card with uniformed photograph to Gefreiter Luitpold Greber, grenadier regiment, killed on the Eastern Front, June 1, 1944
German WW2 Photograph - Transitional Helmet A rare German WW2 original portrait photograph showing an army private wearing an M18 transitional helmet
German WW2 Portrait Photograph - Oberleutnant A small German WW2 portrait picture of an army oberleutnant. WW1 Iron Cross recipient
German WW2 Tunic Buttons - Dig-Ups Eight German army WW2 tunic buttons and one epaulette button. All dig-ups from various locations in France and Poland. One stamped HV1939, another FS1942.
German WW2 Zeltbahn Pegs and Poles A German WW2 zeltbahn set of tent pegs and poles. Three wooden poles with alloy fittings and three aluminium pegs. In canvas carrying case with two buttons and leather strap loops. Case is dated 1934 and maker marked JF Glaris. Possibly Swiss-made
Gloucester, Berks and Wiltshire Regiment Cap Badge A heavy bi-metal cap badge for the Royal Gloucestershire, Berkshire and Wiltshire Regiment. Egypt honour on Maltese Cross. With cap slide
Gloucestershire Regiment Beret Badge An 1896 pattern white metal badge for the Gloucestershire Regiment - with beret slide
Gottingen Lenzing Day Badge 1934 Tinny produced for Gottingen Lenzing party day, 1934. With clip.
Graf Zeppelin Lapel Badge A copper alloy tinny marking the launch of airship L2130, the Graf Zeppelin in 1938. Pressed alloy, with clip. A rare badge.
Green Howards WOII Sleeve Badge A Warrant Officer 2nd class sleeve badge for the Green Howards. Black on green.
Grenadiers Sleeve Patch A single British Army Grenadiers sleeve patch. Good condition
Group B Tradesman's Badge A British Army sleeve badge for a Group B tradesman. Good condition
Group B Tradesmans Badge - Large Large pattern sleeve badge for a British Army Group B tradesman. Good condition
Guards Sergeants Stripes - Mess Dress Small single shoulder stripe for a British Army Guards regiment mess dress jacket. Gold on Red.
Gurkha Engineers Shoulder Flash Dark blue on red shoulder flash for the Gurkha Engineers.
Hamburg Agricultural Day Tinny Large oval dark metal tinny for Hamburg Agricultural Day. With clip
Hampshire Regiment Cap Badge - WW2 A bi-metal cap badge for the Hampshire Regiment. WW2. With cap slide
Heer 12 Year Service Medal A German Army 12 year service medal. Late war in light alloy. No ribbon.
Heer Four Year Service medal A German Army four year service medal. Fine condition medal with replacement ribbon
Heer K98 Parade Bayonet Portapee A silver bullion portapee for the K98 Mauser parade bayonet. Intricate silver bullion ball is attached to a full length leather and silver wire strap.
Herefordshire Regiment Cap Badge A bi-metal cap badge for the Herefordshire Regiment, with slide.
Hitler Youth Belt Buckle with Partial Belt A chrome-plated Hitler Youth belt buckle with a two-foot length of original belt. Scuffed face of the buckle suggest an attempt at de-nazification. Buckle is RZM stamped with an M28/4 authorised makers mark (Paulmann & Crone of Ludenscheid)
Hitler Youth Jugendfest Badge - 1935 A pressed aluminium day badge to mark the Hitler Youth Jugendfest rally in 1935. No rear clip
Hitler Youth Jugendfest Tinny - 1936 A tinny for the 1936 Hitler Youth Jugendfest. Pressed copper badge. Rear fastenings removed
Hitler Youth Jugendfest Tinny 1937 A Hitler Youth Jugendfest day badge from 1937. With clip. Pressed nickel alloy.
Hitler Youth Knife - 1934 First Pattern A 1934 first pattern Hitler Youth knife, with distinct blade engraving. The "Blut und Ehre" HJ motto is enclosed in a ruled box with two swastikas. Good condition blade which appears to have been sharpened. Chrome fittings in good condition, as is black hatched hilt. HJ enamelled diamond on stippled background. Non-moving. Leather sheath protector is missing. The sheath has been repaired with replacement leather hanging strap and securing loop.
Hitler Youth Knife - Engraved Blade A 1934 Hitler Youth Knife with engraved blade. Overall poor condition. This knife has the motto- Blut und Ehre - still visible, although the blade is badly rusted.. Maker stamp illegible. Chrome fittings have some pitting, and the hatched black grips are discoloured. Sheath has some rust and paint chips. Leather hanging strap intact. Price reflects the poor condition.
Hitler Youth Knife - Late War A late production Hitler Youth knife with plain nickel-plated blade. Good overall condition. Blade shows evidence of machine polishing and sharpening. Maker marked by C. Jul. Herbertz of Renschied. Good condition chrome fittings and hatched hilt. Hitler Youth diamond is fixed and has no enamel faults. No stipling on HJ diamond, which is not uncommon for a late pattern knife. Sheath in good condition with some scratches. Leather belt loop and fastener intact.
Hitler Youth Leaders Proficiency Award A Hitler Youth leader's Golden Proficiency sports award. Large badge in gilt-covered tombac and black enamel. RZM stamped. Maker marked M1/101 for Gustav Brehmer of Mark Neukirchen. B stamped on reverse and on reverse of arrow. Wide clip.
Hitler Youth Leaders Visor Cap A good condition visor cap for a Hitler Youth leader. Tan serge cap with black velvet band, gold tresse and gold cap cords. Gilt and enamel Hitler Youth diamond to the front, with stippled patina. 1938 gilt civil eagle. Gloss black compressed peak with grey inner. Grey leather sweatband is worn at the front. Silk lining. Maker marked by Robert Lubstein of Berlin. Size 57.
Hitler Youth Rally Badge - 1937 A small Hitler Youth rally lapel badge, dated 1937. Maker marked by Hillienbrand & Broer. With clip
Hitler Youth Stickpin - Bavaria 1933 A stickpin in pressed brass marking Bavarian Hitler Youth day, 1933. Swastika and Bavarian state shield. Short pin.
Hitler's Head Stamps - Set of 14 A set of 14 stamps depicting Adolf Hitler's head. Various German denominations and two rare Italian stamps with the heads of Hitler and Mussolini.
Hitler's Head Stamps - Set of 14 A set 14 different Nazi era postage stamps bearing Hitler's head. Varying denominations
Hitler's Head Stamps - Set of 7 A set of seven various denomination Nazi era German stamps, six bearing Hitler's head and one with Hindenburg's image
HQ Rhine Area Sleeve Shield An uncut British Army HQ Rhine Area sleeve shield, uncut, on khaki tan background
HQ Staff Sleeve Badge Army headquarters staff sleeve badge. Queens crown.
Hungarian S10 Gas Mask A Hungarian S10 model gas mask. The canvas mask is complete with all straps and buckles and has a figure 1 stamped on the canvas. The filter is stamped with serial numbers 01 13 83, with 78 stamped on base. The S10 was roughly based on the German M17 gas mask, and was used throughout both wars until the metal parts were replaced with plastic for the M67 mask
Imperial German 20 Mark Note An Imperial German 20 Mark Reichsbank note. Dated 1910.
Imperial German Order of Merit Cockade An Imperial German WW1 Karl Friedrich of Baden Order of Merit dress uniform cockade. With pin
Imperial War Museum Guide Detailed full colour 48 page guide to the Imperial War Museum in London. With the history of the two World Wars in pictures, with photographs of exhibits and galleries.
Infantry Assault Badge A good condition late war infantry assault badge in zinc alloy. With needle pin. Repair to hasp.
Infantry Assault Badge - Silver A silver grade Infantry Assault badge by Gerbruder Weger of Ludenscheid. Good condition with a high level of detail. Maker marked. Narrow fixing pin
Infantry Assault Badge - Silver A silver Infantry Assault Badge in overall good condition. Some age wear to high points, otherwise crisp detailing with some silvering remaining. Late war needle pin intact. No maker's marks.
Infantry Assault Badge - Silver A silver Infantry Assault badge. Zinc alloy badge has good detail with little wear. Plain-backed. Needle pin, with repair to lower retaining hasp.
Infantry Assault Stickpin - 1957 A 1957 re-issue Infantry Assault Badge stickpin. Same as the WW2 issue version but without the eagle and swastika. Long turned pin
Iron Cross Lapel Bow A 1939 2nd Class Iron Cross ribbon lapel bow. Lapel button is RZM marked and maker marked by DBMjm
Italo-German African Campaign Medal A campaign medal issued by the Italians in 1942 for German forces fighting in the North African campaign. Bronze medal has ageing patina but is otherwise in good condition. Maker marked by Loriolo of Milan. With ribbon
Italy Star A fine condition Italy Star British campaign medal, instituted in 1945 for service in the Italian campaign between 1943 and 1945. Full length original ribbon
Italy Star A fine condition Italy Star campaign star with original ribbon
Japanese Army NCOs Tropical Cap A tropical lightweight woven olive green cotton cap for a Japanese Army NCO. Adjusting laced vent at the rear. Dark green leather chinstrap held with two gilt buttons decorated with Imperial Japanese cherry blossom stamping. NCO's Imperial star to the front. Paper acceptance label inside with size 59, a 1940 date and Japanese characters. Leather inner sweatband.
Japanese Army Type 90 Combat Helmet A Japanese Army Type 90 combat helmet. Shell is painted green inside and out and has vent holes either side. Metal Japanese star insignia to the front. Padded horsehair and leather liner with late war leather chinstrap on swivel bales. Remains of Japanese character painted on inner rim. Liner pins look like replacements.
Japanese Navy Helmet A WW2 Japanese Navy Type 90 steel helmet minus its liner. Metal naval badge to the front. Helmet appears to have the remains of a green and yellow camouflage pattern. Paint is 60 per cent present with some areas worn back to bare metal. Inner chinstrap fixing points present.
Japanese Officers Visor Cap A WW2 Japanese officer's visor cap in good condition. Sand green wool cap has red piping and a red felt band. Brass Imperial Japanese star to the front. Black polished peak and black chinstrap held with gilt buttons. Purple silk lining with white leather sweatband. Itagaki maker's stamp. No size marking but would appear to be a 54.
Japanese Order of the Red Cross Medal A Japanese Order of the Red Cross merit medal in fine condition. With original ribbon, and fixing loops to the reverse of the ribbon. Instituted in 1888, this is a pre-1941 silver version of the medal.
Japanese Type 90 Police Helmet - WW2 A 1942-dated Imperial Japanese Police steel helmet. Military-pattern Type 90 helmet has Imperial police insignia to the front. Dark brown patina shell has date inside and Japanese characters around inner rim. Original cloth liner with cloth chinstrap. Overall good condition with slight pin-rusting on shell surface.
K98 Parade Bayonet Blade A nickel-plated blade for a Mauser K98 parade bayonet. 19.5 cm fullered blade with fixing bar. Maker marked by Puma of Solingen.
Kaiser Wilhelm Centenary Medal A heavy gold medal produced in 1897 to mark the centenary of the birth of Kaiser Wilhelm I in 1797. Medal has image of Kaiser Wilhelm in pickelhaube on the obverse, and dates and inscription with Prussian coat of arms on the reverse.
Kaiser Wilhelm War Service Cross- Half-size A half size printzen example of the rare Kaiser Wilhelm War Service Cross. 1914 dated. Single side, with plain back. No ribbon
Kings Own Scottish Borderers Collar Dogs - Pair A pair of staybright collar dogs for the Kings Own Scottish Borderers. With securing clips and backing plates.
Kriegsmarine Cap Tally A full-length Kriegsmarine cap tally - gold thread on black silk. Slight fraying at one end, otherwise good condition.
Kriegsmarine Cigarette Card Album - Complete A Kriegsmarine cigarette card album, complete with all cards, from 1934, depicting the Imperial German Navy and the early days of Hitler's Kriegsmarine. The album is split 72 sections, showing all aspects of naval warfare and life on board. A fascinating item
Kriegsmarine Coastal Artillery Breast Eagle A bevo Kriegsmarine coastal artillery breast eagle. Gold on green. Some damage to right wing
Kriegsmarine Engine Mechanics Badge A trade badge for an engine mechanic in the Kriegsmarine. Gold on blue winter uniform version. Good condition.
Kriegsmarine Ersatz Belt Buckle A Kriegsmarine ersatz belt buckle, roughly made in brass. Eagle and swastika set into a brass plate. Eagle badge is slightly lifted from backing plate. Probably worn by below decks personnel.
Kriegsmarine Kitbag A large WW2 Kriegsmarine rating's kitbag in heavy cotton, complete with drawstrings. Kriegsmarine eagle stamped on one side.
Kriegsmarine Marines Stickpin A gilt Kriegsmarine marine's stickpin. Anchor and waves motif on a long turned pin
Kriegsmarine Minesweepers Badge A designer and maker marked Kriegsmarine Minesweepers Badge. Most gilding has gone, but faint traces remain on laurels and on the eagle's wings. Straight pin intact. Designer marked by Otto Placzek and maker marked by Schwerin of Berlin.
Kriegsmarine Propaganda Boklet An 18-page propaganda booklet all about the Kriegsmarine - history, ships, actions, ranks, insignia etc. With photographs. 14cm x 10cm. Good condition
Kriegsmarine Ratings Tellermutze - Copy A good reproduction of a Kriegsmarine rating's summer uniform tellermutze cap. White topped cap with Kriegsmarine eagle and cockade. Cap tally is for Kreuzer Admiral Hipping, a heavy cruiser which was launched in 1937 and scuttled in May 1945 after being badly damaged by RAF bombers in Keil harbour.
Kriegsmarine Signalling Flag A heavy cotton blue and white striped flag, believed to be a Kriegsmarine signalling flag. Large flag has fixings on one side and is stamped with a swastika and a letter M
Kriegsmarine Veterans Cap Badge A cap badge for an official in the Kriegsmarine WW1 veterans association. Gilt circular badge with Kriegsmarine flag in the centre. With clips.
Kyffhauser Veterans Loyal Service Medal A Kyffhauser WW1 veterans loyal service medal. Small silver medal with Kyffhauser lighthouse emblem hanging from full-size ribbon bar. With clip.
Kyfhauser Veterans 40 Year Service Pin A Kyfhauser veteran's 40 year service stickpin. Kyfhauser insignia and Iron Cross with silver laurels around the shield badge, and the figure 40 mounted on the top. Enamel shield bears Kyfhauser founding date of 1786.
Labour Day Badge 1935 A tag der arbeit Labour Day badge for 1935. With clip. Maker marked by Karl Henzler of Pforzheim.
Labour Day Badge 1939 A 1939 Arbeitstag May 1 Labour Day badge. Light alloy badge with clip. Maker marked by Albert Ihne of Ludenscheid
Lancashire Fusiliers Cap Badge A 1914 pattern bi-metal cap badge for the Lancashire Fusiliers. With slide.
Lance Corporals Dress Stripe A British Army lance corporal's dress uniform stripe. Gold on buff.
Lance Corporals Dress Stripe British Army lance corporals dress uniform stripe - gold on black
Large RAD Sleeve Badge A large Reichs Arbeitsdienst (RAD) labour organisation youth wing uniform sleeve badge. RAD insignia and swastika and XXII numerals for 22nd Leaders Group on green silk background.
Large WW2 Photograph - Luftwaffe Pilot/Observer A large WW2 photograph of a Luftwaffe feldwebel wearing a pilot/observer badge. Photograph is 13cm x 17cm.
Leipzig Reichfest Tinny - 1935 A day badge produced to mark the Leipzig Reichsfest in 1935. Badge depicts JS Bach. With clip
Leipzig Sports Day Tinny, 1935 A day badge produced to mark Leipzig Sports Day, 1935. With clip.
Len Deighton's Blitzkrieg Len Deighton's detailed account of the German Blitzkrieg campaign. With lots of previously unpublished photographs.
Lewis Gunners Sleeve Patch A British Army sleeve trade badge for a Lewis gunner. Good unissued condition.
Liberation of Jersey Commemorative Plaque A commemorative plaque produced in 1995 to mark the 50th anniversary of the island's liberation from Nazi Germany. Wooden, hand-painted plaque in original box
Life Guards Shoulder Flash Single shoulder flash for The Life Guards. Blue on red.
Light Infantry Collar Dog White metal staybright Light Infantry collar dog
Light Infantry Lieut. Colonel's Shoulder Straps A pair of shoulder straps for a Lieutenant Colonel in The Light Infantry. Dark green on maize.
Logistics Corps Sgt's Shoulder Strap A Royal Logistics Corps sergeant's slip-on shoulder strap. European camo
Luftpost Air Mail Letter - 1935 A rare Luftpost "Katapultflug" air mail letter to Hanover. Swastika stamped. Bremen-Southampton-New York overstamp. Dated 1935.
Luftschutz Fund-Raising Tinny A pressed metal fund-raising tinny for the Luftschutz air defence organisation. Pressed white metal with black enamel. No pin.
Luftschutz M36 Helmet - Henschel An M36 "gladiator" Luftschutz air defence helmet for the Henschel aircraft factory in Kassel. Black two-piece construction helmet has white Henschel logo to the front. Remains of unknown decals on each side but scratched out - possibly fire police decals. Liner intact, but some damage to leather tongues. Leather chinstrap. Complete Luftschutz acceptance label on inner skirt. Size 55. Stamped RLB (Reichs Luftschutzbund) and dated 1939.
Luftschutz M38 "Gladiator" Helmet A Luftschutz M38 "Gladiator" three-piece construction steel helmet with a good, virtually unblemished Luftschutz logo. Black paint inside and out with normal field wear and light surface rust around vent holes. Liner ring is intact but leather tongues are missing, along with one liner rivet. Good acceptance and size stamp inside inner skirt with RL2 designation and size 55 mark.
Luftschutz Members ID Card An identification card for a member of the ReichLuftschutzbund air defence organisation. Card has an RLB logo to the front. Inside is the member's name - Willy Claes - with contribution stamps from 1941 and 1942.
Luftschutz-badged Czech M29 Parade Helmet A Czechoslovakian M29 parade helmet which has been badged by German occupation forces as a Luftschutz air defence helmet. Satin black helmet with metal comb and good Luftschutz decal to front. Original M29 liner and leather chinstrap. A rare helmet.
Luftwaffe 2nd Pattern Officers Dagger A Luftwaffe second pattern officers dagger. White wired hilt has age discolouration but overall the dagger is in good condition with a high level of detail. Blade is in fair condition. Maker marked by Paul Weyersberg & Co of Berlin. Sheath is in good condition with both hanging rings intact, although one ring has some corrosion.
Luftwaffe Airmens Flight Board Tallies - Pair Two small metal tallies used to hang on airfield flight boards to account for flying personnel when out on sorties. Each stamped Fl (fliegerhorst) Hose III, which identifies them as coming from an airfield in the Rhineland. Stamped with personal numbers 203 and 252. Stamped "Horst" on the reverse. Rare and unusual items. Price is for both
Luftwaffe Belt Buckle A Luftwaffe enlisted mans/NCOs belt buckle. Pressed alloy buckle has good patina and is in general good condition, with some age wear to high points on the eagle..
Luftwaffe Bread Bag A Luftwaffe issue bread bag in blue canvas. With straps, buttons and loops. Gauze field repair to flap, otherwise good condition
Luftwaffe EM/NCO's Side Cap A side cap for an enlisted man or NCO in the Luftwaffe. Blue serge cap has a cotton lining. Luftwaffe first pattern straight-leg eagle and swastika insignia with national roundel. Size 52. Maker marked by ALM of Koblenz and dated 1941.
Luftwaffe Fighter Oxygen Flow Meter An oxygen flow meter from the cockpit of a Luftwaffe WW2 fighter. This type of meter was fitted to the Me109 and Me262, the FW190 and some Heinkel 111s. Part number and fluger number indicate this was from an aircraft based at Lubeck. Glass is separate, but could be inserted.
Luftwaffe Flak Artillery Badge A Luftwaffe Flak Artillery badge awarded for distinguished service. Grey nickel alloy badge has age wear, and the swastika is missing - possibly a deliberate de-nazification. Metal has surface corrosion. Pin is present but slightly bent.
Luftwaffe Flying Goggles A pair of Model 306 Luftwaffe flying goggles. Tinted lenses in vented aluminium frames with adjustable nosepiece and elasticated headband. The rubber around the lenses is slightly perished at the centre, otherwise good condition.
Luftwaffe Flying Helmet A leather Luftwaffe K33 flying helmet in good condition. Sheepskin lined. All buckles, straps and cable guides intact. Siemens maker's mark and designation label and a 1943 date.
Luftwaffe Flying Personnel Sleeve Badge A white-on-blue machine woven sleeve badge for Luftwaffe flying personnel. Good, unissued condition.
Luftwaffe Flying Personnel Wings Cloth Luftwaffe sleeve badge for flying personnel. Good condition
Luftwaffe MV Administrators Patch A Luftwaffe Motor Vehicle Administrators trade patch. Good condition, with slight mothing.
Luftwaffe Navigation Handbook A 195-page Luftwaffe issue navigation guide. Dated 1940. A fully illustrated navigation guide for Luftwaffe pilots, published by ES Mittler of Berlin.
Luftwaffe NCO's Crusher Cap A Luftwaffe NCO's visor crusher cap for flying personnel. Smooth cotton crown with black felt band. Yellow waffenfarbe. Black leather chinstrap with black securing pins. Compressed peak is textured with a stitched-on band. Metal 2nd pattern eagle and metal cockade. Vented sweatband. Soft cotton lining with maker mark Bamufa Stirndruckfrei. The rest of the maker's mark and size has worn off, but appears to be a 56.
Luftwaffe NCO's Crusher Cap - Hermann Goering A Luftwaffe NCO's crusher cap for the Hermann Goering regiment. Blue-grey serge cap with black felt band and white waffenfarbe piping. Extensive mothing to crown and upper cap. Metal second pattern Luftwaffe eagle with one clip missing. Metal Luftwaffe roundel and wings. Leather chinstrap and glossy compressed peak. Perforated sweatband with Erel patent stamp in silver. Luftwaffe Erel maker's badge, Berlin. No size mark, but appears to be a 58.
Luftwaffe Obergefreiters Dress Uniform Stripes Luftwaffe obergefreiters stripes for dress uniform. Silver tresse stripes on blue background
Luftwaffe Rank Pip Silver Luftwaffe rank pip with clips
Luftwaffe Sea Battle Badge - Prototype Copy The Luftwaffe Sea Battle Badge, intended to be presented to Luftwaffe crews involved in actions at sea, was designed and authorised in 1944, but was never manufactured in volume or awarded. This example is an exact copy of the badge prototype, and is perfect for completing collections. Complete bi-metal badge with needle lockpin.
Luftwaffe Signallers Sleeve Badge A Luftwaffe trade badge for a signaller. Grey blitz on a dark blue background. Good condition, with black backing
Luftwaffe Subdued Rank Pips Luftwaffe officer's rank pips with grey subdued paint. No clips. Price is for each.
Luftwaffe Subdued Rank Pips A pair of Luftwaffe officers subdued rank pips, painted grey. With clips
Luftwaffe/Heer Silver Drivers Badge A silver drivers qualification badge for Luftwaffe or Heer (no cloth backing to indicate which). Good condition with all four clips intact.
Luthertag Day Badge - 1933 A day badge for Luther Day, November 1933. With clip. Alfred Stubbe, Berlin makers stamp on reverse.
M1895 Pickelhaube Chinstrap - Repro A high quality reproduction of the M1895 pickelhaube chinstrap. Black leather strap with twin adjustment buckles and brass fittings. Ideal for helmet restorers.
M1895 Prussian 33rd Fusiliers Pickelhaube An M1995 mannschaften (em) pickelhaube for the 33rd Fusilier Regiment with rare front plate and Landwehr Cross adornment. Black leather helmet has slight cracking and flaking with age. Brass 1887 pattern two-piece spike with a crack at the base. Spike unscrews to allow for a parade plume. Pre-1915 brass fittings. M91 leather chinstrap with twin buckles. National and Prussian side cockades look as if they may have been re-painted. Prussian brass plate has a 33rd Fusiliers front-plate attached, celebrating the fact that the regiment previously formed the bodyguard to the Queen of Sweden. Landwehr Cross in white metal is attached, dated 1813, which was when Pomerania in Eastern Prussia was liberated from Napoleon.
M1895 Prussian Pickelhaube - Copy A good quality reproduction of an M1895 Prussian enlisted mans pickelhaube. Prussian badge to the front and all brass fittings, with accurate liner. Aged black leather finish. Chinstrap and state and national cockades are missing. Ideal for re-enactors
M31 Fire Police Helmet - Steel An early pattern fire police/Luftschutz M31 helmet made of heavy steel. M18 transitional pattern rim. Salt shaker vents. Small dent to crown. No decals. Original liner with havelock tags. Original black leather chinstrap. These helmets are rare and pre-dated the lightweight M34 style fire police helmet ,and were usually commercially produced.
M31 Luftschutz Helmet - DD An M31 Luftschutz air defence helmet with unknown decals. Helmet has a logo on one side which seems to be an apple on a heraldic shield, with a white chevron decal on the other side. This is probably a factory or state issued helmet. Original light tan hide liner with hard plastic strap. Havelock tags for a neck-guard are present.
M34 DD Fire Police Helmet A good example of an M34 double decal lightweight fire police helmet. Aluminium shell with good satin black paint inside and out. Salt shaker vents. Eagle decal is 90 per cent, national decal is 70 per cent present. Original liner, complete with leather havelock tabs and crown pad. Fitting holes for optional comb have been correctly plugged. Size 58. Wearers name is painted inside (K.Scho) Maker stamped DRP of Thale. Chinstrap- which is ges-gesch stamped - looks like a later replacement.
M34 DD Fire Police Helmet with Havelock An M34 double decal Nazi fire police helmet, complete with neck havelock. Good satin black paint inside and out. Salt shaker vents. Neck havelock is still attached to the original good condition liner. Original chinstrap. Police decal is 40 per cent. National swastika decal 30 per cent. Size 56. Makers mark is too faint to read but is present. Wearers initials - WBH - on crown. It is extremely rare to see one of these helmets with the neck havelock still attached.
M34 Luftschutz Factory Helmet - Deutz A steel M34 air defence helmet for the Deutz engine factory in Cologne. Satin black helmet has Deutz logo to the front. Attachment points for comb have been plugged. Faint remains of Fire Police decals on each side. Original liner intact with crown pad. Unusually the protective neck havelock is still in place. Leather chinstrap. Wearer's name - Seeger - on liner. The Deutz factory made marine and tank diesel engines and tractors.
M34 Luftschutz Factory Helmet - Maybach An aluminium shell M34 Fire Police helmet for the Maybach factory in Friedrichshaben. Satin black shell with salt shaker vents and a Maybach logo to the front in gold. Original size 57 liner and crown pad. Chinstrap present but incomplete. Fixing holes for comb filled in. The Maybach factory produced tank engines, including for the Tiger and Panzer IV tanks.
M34 Luftschutz Helmet - Mauser A Luftschutz M34 factory helmet for the Mauser armaments works in Oberndorf. Lightweight satin black helmet with Mauser decal on left side. Luftschutz label on inner skirt. Original Liner and chinstrap.
M34 Luftwaffe Fighter Base Fire Police Helmet An early pattern steel M34 Fire Police helmet with the JG 53 Ace of Spades decal to the front, indicating that the wearer was attached to the Jagdgeschwader 53 Luftwaffe fighter wing. Black painted helmet inside and out with salt shaker vents. Original fire police decals on the side of the helmet have been scratched out. Original liner, chinstrap and havelock tabs.
M34 Wanderer Factory Luftschutz Helmet An M34 Luftschutz air defence helmet for the Wanderer factory. Satin black helmet with salt shaker vents and Wanderer company decal to the front. Holes in shell for the comb have been filled. Number 41 on front inner shell. Original liner with Havelock tabs and airborne style chinstrap. The Wanderer car factory in Siegmar, Saxony produced military trucks and engines during the war. It was destroyed by Allied bombing in 1945.
M35 Combat Helmet A German M35 combat helmet with screw-in vents. Dark green shell, with some rusting to liner rivets. Inner shell stamper with serial number 4624 and Eisenhuttenwerke maker/size stamp ET64. Hide liner with a black leather chinstrap
M35 Helmet with Camo Wire - Restored An M35 combat helmet with screw-in vents, painted in dark green and brown Normandy camouflage pattern with chicken wire camo fixing. The inside of the shell has been repainted gunmetal grey and a pigskin hide liner installed, on a steel liner ring. No visible shell stamps. This is a nice-looking restored M35 camo helmet. Ideal as a display piece or for re-enactors.
M35/M40/M42 Helmet Liner Band An original aluminium liner band for a German M35/M40/M42 helmet. With chinstrap bales. Extensively marked including serial number, maker's stamp - RBNr - and 1944 date.
M35/M40/M42 Replacement Chinstrap A replacement reproduction chinstrap for the M35, M40 or M42 helmet in correct black and tan leather with all buckles and rivets.
M35/M40/M42 Replacement Liner - Copy An accurate copy of a German helmet liner for an M35, M40 or M42 helmet. Aluminium ring and light hide liner. Stamped size 56 for a size 64 shell. Date stamped 1943. Ideal for helmet restorers.
M38 Fallschirmjager Helmet Straps A complete chinstrap set for the German M38 Fallschirmjager paratrooper helmet. Grey and tan leather which is dry in places but stable. Complete with all buckles and loops.
M38 Fallschirmjager Helmet Straps - Reproduction A complete set of reproduction M38 Fallschirmjager parachute helmet straps. Black and tan leather with all buckles and loops. Ideal for helmet restorations.
M38 Fallschirmjager SD Helmet - Complete An M38 Fallschirmjager single decal helmet, complete with liner, with remains of tropical camo paint. The camouflage paint has been applied, probably in-service, over a darker green paint layer, skirting around the Luftwaffe second pattern decal, which is 90 per cent complete. The inner shell is plain green. Light pin-rusting on the outer shell and slight bleed through the decal, but otherwise good condition. The inner skirt has an Eisenhuttenwerke maker and size stamp ET71 with correct spacing. A further Eisenhuttenwerke maker and size stamp CKL71 can be seen further around the inner rim, with a serial number 3892. The original tan leather liner is intact with felt impact pads, of which one is missing. The liner is stamped with shell size (71) and liner size (59) and a Karl Heisler makers stamp. Grey and tan chinstrap is complete with maker-stamped press studs. INTEREST-FREE INSTALMENT PAYMENTS ARE AVAILABLEON THIS ITEM. EMAIL FOR DETAILS.
M38 Fallschirmjager SD Helmet Shell An M38 Fallschirmjager single decal steel helmet minus its liner. Shell is dark green inside and out with overall light surface rusting. First pattern "long-legged" Luftwaffe decal is 70 per cent present with some pin-rust bleed through. Eisenhuttenwerke maker and size stamp ET71 on inner skirt. Illegible serial number stamp on rear inner skirt. This helmet was a barn find from the Channel Island of Jersey in the 1980s and has been in a collection ever since.
M38/55 Fallschirmjager Helmet with Camo Cover An M38/55 Fallschirmjager paratrooper helmet minus its liner. Fitted with autumn woodland camouflage cover, Dark grey shell with black discolouration. WW2-design M38 para helmets were reinforced with a rear-seamed aluminium band around the rim and issued to West German para units from 1955 onwards. This is one of those helmets.
M40 Army Combat Helmet An army M40 combat helmet. Dark brown patina - almost black in places. Very faint remains of a single decal. Two small dents in rear skirt. Stamped with serial number 7934. No discernible size stamp but the shell seems to be a size 64. Tan hide liner. Chinstrap intact, stamped with maker R. Larsen, Berlin, dated 1938.
M40 Camo Helmet with Camo Frame An M40 combat helmet in Normandy camouflage paint, with an unusual cruciform-shaped corrugated steel camouflage frame attached. The frame is firmly attached to the helmet rim and rusted on in places. Light and dark brown camouflage pattern is still clear, with normal age wear. Green inner shell. Inner skirt is pitted, so no size or maker mark is discernible, but seems to be a size 64. Tan hide liner with a size 56 stamp and original liner string. Black and tan chinstrap is maker stamped "bar" and dated 1941.
M40 Field Police DD Combat Helmet An M40 Feldpolizei double decal combat helmet. Good field green paint inside and out with some slight wear and pin-rusting. National and police decals are in very good condition with only slight rust spotting. Shell stamped with Quist Q64 maker and size mark on inner skirt along with serial number DN343. Good tan hide liner. Black and tan leather chinstrap stamped with maker mark Otto Gehrockens of Pinmeburg and dated 1942.
M42 Combat Helmet - Hitler Youth A good condition M42 raw-edge helmet with a painted Hitler Youth logo.(There was no official Hitler Youth helmet decal, so it was not unusual for members to paint their own) Helmet shell is green inside and out, with an Eisenhuttenwerke CKl makers stamp, size 62 stamp and serial number 5405. Tan hide liner. No chinstrap.
M42 Hitler Youth SD Helmet - Restored PRICE REDUCTION An original, unusually small size M42 combat helmet which has been restored as a Hitler Youth helmet. Size 60 shell is field green inside and out with a single HJ decal. Shell is stamped with Eisenhuttenwerke maker and size mark ET60, and serial number 2338. Fitted with an original size 52 liner and a replacement chinstrap. Ideal for re-enactors or as a display piece. Price reduced to clear
M42 SD Field Police Helmet An M42 single decal Field Police helmet. Field police decal on one side. Large helmet shell is field grey inside and out, with the Eisenhuttenwerke stamp ET66 and serial number 2736. Dark tan liner has the unusual stamp Schuberth-Werke, with size stamp 62/55 suggesting it may not be the original liner, despite it being a good fit.
M43 Ski Cap Button & Lace Set Set of two marbled flap buttons and a closing lace for the M43 ski cap.
Machine Gun Corps Christmas Menu A 1918 Christmas menu for Canadian troops serving in the Machine Gun Corps in Britain. A fascinating read for what would have been a celebratory Christmas meal at the end of the war.
Machine Gun Corps WW1 Christmas Greeting A WW1 1918 Christmas greeting card for the Machine Gun Corps from Commander in Chief, King George V. Extensively illustrated card is also from the MGC General Officer Commanding at the Machine Gun Training Centre, Grantham.
Malaysian Federation Regiment Cap Badge A Malaysian Federation Regiment cap badge. Brass with clips. The regiment was raised as part of the British Army in 1933, and reformed in 1952.
Mauser K98 Bayonet A nice condition Mauser K98 bayonet. Early pattern with wooden grips on hilt. Good condition blade which looks as if it has been sharpened at some point. No serial number on ricasse but small makers mark on edge of upper blade. All moving parts functional.
Mauser K98 Stripper Clip - Dig-up A Mauser K98 7.92mm rifle stripper clip. In semi-relic condition, this was dug up from Festung Breslau (Breslau Fortress) near Wroclaw in Poland
Mein Kampf - English Translation A large unabridged paperback translation of Adolf Hitler's "Mein Kampf". 286 pages. Published by White Wolf Publishing in 2014.
Mein Kampf 1939 Part Work - Part 10 In 1939 publishers Hutchinson produced an 18-part illustrated part work of a James Vincent Murphy English translation of Mein Kampf. The issue was authorised by the Third Reich, and royalties were donated to the British Red Cross. Publication ceased in 1942. This is Part 10 of this rare translation. In good condition.
Mein Kampf 1939 Part Work - Part 8 In 1939 publishers Hutchinson produced an 18-part illustrated part work of a James Vincent Murphy English translation of Mein Kampf. The issue was authorised by the Third Reich, and royalties were donated to the British Red Cross. Publication ceased in 1942. This is Part 8 of this rare translation. In good condition.
Mein Kampf 1939 Part Work - Part 9 In 1939 publishers Hutchinson produced an 18-part illustrated part work of a James Vincent Murphy English translation of Mein Kampf. The issue was authorised by the Third Reich, and royalties were donated to the British Red Cross. Publication ceased in 1942. This is Part 9 of this rare translation. In good condition.
Metal Figure - Himmler A metal figure of SS Reichsfuhrer Heinrich Himmler. Painted figure is 9cm high. Maker and age unknown
MG42 Machine Gun Belt A 50-link belt for the German WW2 MG42 7.92mm machine gun.
Middlesex Regiment Cap Badge - WW1 A 1914 pattern bi-metal cap badge for the Middlesex Regiment. With slide
Mills Bomb Base Plug - 1940 The screw-in base plug from a 36M MkI Mills bomb. WD marked with makers stamp JH12. Dated 1940.
Mills Bomb Base Plug - 1941 A screw-in base plug for a Mills bomb 36M Mk1. Maker marked R&ML. Dated 1941
Mills Bomb Base Plug - 1944 A screw-in base plug for a Mills 36M Mk1 grenade. ORB makers mark. Dated 1944.
Mills Bomb Base Plug - Kynoch A screw-in base plug for a Mills 36M Mk1 grenade. Kynoch makers mark. Dated 1942.
Mk IV Turtle Helmet - Argyle & Sutherlands A British Mk IV Turtle helmet with a divisional flash for the Argyle and Sutherland Highlanders. The helmet has a green cork grit finish with the A & S chequered flash on one side and an unidentifiable formation sign on the other side. Liner is held in place with a lift-the-dot fastening and is dated 1952 with an FFL makers mark and a size 7. Elasticated chinstrap.
MkII Brodie Helmet - NAAFI A WW2 MkII Brodie steel helmet for NAAFI (Navy, Army and Air Force Institute). This helmet was probably worn by NAAFI personnel on an army or air force base. The helmet has extensive age wear but the original green paint finish can be seen. Shell has a BMB makers mark and a single NAAFI decal. Original liner, crosspiece crown pad and part-elasticated chinstrap intact.
MOD Combined Services Guard Badge A Ministry of Defence combined services Guard Service cap badge. White metal badge is maker marked TKS. Queens Crown, with clips and cotter pin.
Mortar Man's Trade Badge British army cloth sleeve badge for a Mortar man. Good condition
Mothers Cross - Silver A silver Mothers Cross. 1938 date and Adolf Hitler signature on reverse. Small chip in enamel, otherwise good condition. No ribbon.
Munich NSDAP Fund-Raising Pendant A Nazi party fund-raising glass pendant for the Munich NSDAP. An image of the Munich NSDAP headquarters, with eagle and swastika, is depicted in the glass. With hanging loop. A very unusual and rare item
National Military Winter Sports Day Badge. A large pressed white metal day badge to mark the German national military winter sports event in Oberursel-Taunus. Pressed image of village and swastika. With long pin.
National Service Medal - RAF A British National Service Medal to 2328543 Leading Aircraftsman W. Edwards of the Royal Air Force. With numbered certificate 118389. The medal was awarded to National Servicemen between 1939 and 1960
Navy and Army Magazine - 1896 A copy of the British Navy and Army magazine from May 1, 1896. Includes photographs and information regarding the armed forces of the time and their campaigns. Cover picture is Admiral, Earl of Clanwilliam, KCB KCMG. Good condition for age (the magazine, not the Admiral!).
Navy and Army Magazine - 1896 - 2 A good condition copy of the British Navy and Army magazine from May 29, 1896. Includes photographs and information regarding the armed forces of the time and their campaigns. Cover picture is Vice Admiral Sir John Arbuthnott-Fisher KCB.
Nazi 25 Year Faithful Service Medal A Nazi 25 year Faithful Service medal in silver with black and gilt swastika. Some age wear, otherwise good condition. No ribbon.
Nazi DLRG Stickpin A rare stickpin for the Nazi DLRG (German Lifeguard Association). Long turned pin. Ges-gesch marked on reverse, along with serial number.
Nazi DRK Medal Trio Stickpin An attractive stickpin featuring three medal miniatures; a 1934 pattern DRK red cross medal, a 1939 War Merit Cross with swords and an Eastern Front medal which still has silvering around the edge. Mounted on a long turned pin
Nazi Families Union Lapel Pin A rare lapel pin for the RDK or Reichsbund der Kinderreichen - the Nazi party association for large families, which the regime actively encouraged. Good condition silver badge with long turned pin.
Nazi Fire Police Document Collection, 1931-39 Five Nazi Fire Police documents with various dates from 1931 to 1939. With extensive Fire Police logos and stamps. One letter has a "Heil Hitler" salutation.
Nazi Fire Police Hauptman's Tunic A good condition high quality tunic for a Hauptman in the Fire Police. Heavy blue serge tunic has collar patches and Hauptman's shoulder boards with pink industrial fire police waffenfarbe. Pink and black fire police sleeve badge. Metal belt loops. Eight marbled tunic buttons and pocket buttons. No size markings but appears to be a 42" chest.
Nazi Fire Police Officers Schirmmutze A Nazi fire police schirmmutze officers peaked cap. Blue wool crown with red piping and a black felt band. Silver cap cords. Fire police insignia to the front with national cockade. Compressed polished fibre peak. Overall good condition. Size 55. Maker marked by Leopold Appert, Saar.
Nazi Frauenschaft Badge - 1st Pattern An early pattern enamel and white metal badge for the NSDAP Frauenschaft women's work organisation. Good black, red and white enamelling including central red swastika. RZM and Ges-gesch stamped on the reverse. With clip.
Nazi Kyfhauser Veterans Stickpin A Nazi German Kyfhauser veterans' organisation stickpin. Gold and enamel shield has swastika and Kyfhauser insignia. Ges-gesch stamped on the back, with serial number 12. Long turned pin.
Nazi NSRL Sports Vest Insignia A circular NSRL (NSDAP sports association) sports vest badge. Bronze eagle with swastika on black background, sewn onto a circle of vest. Good condition
Nazi Party Badge - Muller A white metal and enamel NSDAP party badge by EL Muller of Pforzheim. Slight damage to enamel edge. RZM marked on the reverse with Muller makers mark of M1/27. Clip intact but clip hasp missing.
Nazi Peoples Welfare Stickpin A lapel stickpin for an NSV - National Socialist People's Welfare - member. Brass NSV badge on long turned pin. Ges-gesch marked.
Nazi WHW Fund-Raising Figure - Kassiopeir A ceramic Nazi party WHW winter help fund-raising figure depicting the Kassiopeir star formation from the 1940 "constellation" series. With clip
Nazi WHW Fund-Raising Figure - The Dragon A ceramic Nazi party WHW winter help fund-raising figure depicting The Dragon star formation from the 1940 "constellation" series. With clip
Nazi WHW Fund-Raising Figure - The Eagle A ceramic Nazi party WHW winter help fund-raising figure depicting The Eagle (Adler) star formation from the 1940 "constellation" series. With clip
Nazi WHW Fund-Raising Figure - The Lyre A ceramic Nazi party WHW winter help fund-raising figure depicting The Lyre star formation from the 1940 "constellation" series. With clip
Nazi WHW Fund-Raising Figure - The Ship A ceramic Nazi party WHW winter help fund-raising figure depicting The Ship star formation from the 1940 "constellation" series. With clip
Nazi WHW Fund-Raising Figure - The Swan A ceramic Nazi party WHW winter help fund-raising figure depicting The Swan star formation from the 1940 "constellation" series. With clip
Nieder-Rodenbach Advent Stickpin A white metal and enamel stickpin for the Nieder-Rodenbach advent festival, 1954. Long turned pin.
Nordhausen Veterans Day Bookmark A small silk souvenir bookmark produced to mark Kyffhauser Veterans Day in the central German city of Nordhausen. Woven maroon cotton on blue silk. No date, but probably 1930s. Nordhausen was the centre of the German WW2 arms industry and was almost completely destroyed by the RAF in 1945.
Northamptonshire Regiment Beret Badge A bi-metal beret badge for the Northamptonshire Regiment. Domed construction. With beret slide.
NSDAP 1935 Mothers Day Medallion A small Bakelite medallion produced to mark the Nazi Party's Mothers' Day in 1935. Stamped with a number 1 on the reverse.
NSDAP 1935 Mothers Day Medallion A small Bakelite medallion produced to mark the Nazi Party's Mothers' Day in 1935. Darker in colour than 13144. Stamped with a number 4 on the reverse.
NSDAP Identity Card, 1940 An NSDAP Special Identity Card for a construction worker. Swastika stamped and dated 1940.
NSDAP Identity Card, 1941 An NSDAP special identity card for a worker in Lothringen. Dated 1941 and stamped
NSDAP Lapel Pin A bakelite Nazi party lapel pin. Eagle and swastika on silver circular badge, approximately the size of a 1 coin. Pin intact
NSDAP Military Pass An NSDAP Special Military Pass, issued by post and dated April 1943. Swastika stamped.
NSDAP Photograph - Early SS Stormtrooper An NSDAP photograph of a stormtrooper in black early SS uniform, with SA/SS style kepi and SS belt buckle. Signed on rear - Ernst Goeth
NSDAP Police Day Badge 1934 An NSDAP Police day badge from 1934. Pressed white metal badge has police shako and swastika insignia. No pin but pin holder is intact.
NSDAP Police Lapel Badge A zinc alloy lapel badge for the NSDAP police. Field police logo with 1942 date. Stamped '82' on the reverse. With clip
NSDAP Political Cap Eagle A Nazi party political cap eagle and swastika badge. Zinc alloy eagle is RZM marked and stamped with M1/49 serial number. Clips on wing tips missing but lower clip present.
NSKOV Disabled Veterans Badge A Nazi NSKOV disabled veterans association badge in nickel alloy. Sword, swastika and oak leaves to the front. Rear is stamped G2. With stickpin.
NSKOV Disabled War Veterans Badge A German WW2 NSKOV disabled war veterans badge. With clip. Stamped W3 on reverse. Good condition.
NSKOV Veterans Association Lapel Badge A small white metal lapel badge for the NSKOV Nazi veterans' association. Swastika and cross on sword and laurels. Munich maker stamp on the reverse, and Ges-gesch mark. With clip
NSKOV Veterans Badge A grey metal badge for the Nazi NSKOV veterans association. With pin. Stamped H2 on the reverse
NSKOV War Veterans Badge An NSKOV Nazi disabled war veterans badge. Complete with clip. Rear is stamped W10
NSRL Sports Vest Insignia - Uncut An uncut example of the NSRL (NSDAP sports association) sports vest badge. Bronze eagle with swastika on black background, on silk. Good condition, some discolouration to the front.
NSV Nazi Peoples Welfare Stickpin An NSV National Socialist People's Welfare members stickpin. Nickel badge with black background. RZM and Ges-Gesch marked, with serial number 35. Long turned pin.
October 1st 1938 Sudetanland Table Medal A table medal marking the Oct 1, 1938 annexation of the Sudetanland. Identical in size and design to the Sudetanland medal but without fixings for the hanging loop. An unusual item.
Officers Cap Cords - Alpine Officer's cap cords for army alpine troops, in green braid
Order of the Rising Sun - Cased A Japanese Order of the Rising Sun medal - 8th Grade - in its original box. Medal has original ribbon and uniform clip and is in fine condition. Lacquered inscribed box is fully lined, with clip intact.
Pair of 1937 Pattern L-Straps - 1943 A pair of 1937 pattern British Army L-straps for the small pack. Stamped with serial number and 1943 date. With all loops and buckles.
Pair of 1937 Pattern L-Straps, 1940 A pair of 1937 pattern British army webbing L-straps for the small pack. With all clips. Dated 1940
Pair of East Surrey Regiment Epaulette Buttons A pair of epaulette buttons from an East Surrey Regiment dress tunic. Staybright. QC,
Pair of George VI Tunic Buttons A pair of slightly different British Army officers large brass tunic buttons with George VI cypher. Kings Crown
Pair of Grenadiers Sleeve Badges A pair of British Army cloth grenadiers sleeve badges. Good condition
Pair of Light Infantry Collar Dogs - WM A pair of small staybright white metal collar dogs for the Light Infantry
Pair of Royal Artillery Collars A pair of staybright anodised Royal Artillery collar dogs
Pair of Royal Artillery Collars - Small A pair of small pattern anodised Royal Artillery collar dogs
Pair of Royal Signals Shoulder Titles A pair of 1926 pattern brass shoulder titles for the Royal Signals. Good condition
Pair of Russian Armed Forces Medals - Court Mounted A court-mounted pair of Soviet armed forces medals with citations. Includes 60-year Anniversary of the Armed Forces medal and the Russian Arctic Convoy medal 1941-45. Fine condition
Pair of Russian Army Collar Dogs A pair of collar dogs for an officer in the Russian Army. Good condition with clips.
Pair of US Armored Corps Collars - Brass Pair of brass collar dogs for an officer in the US Armored Corps combat infantry. With clips
Pair US Army Missile Unit Collars A pair of anodised collar dogs for officers of the US Army missile unit. On original Meyer card of issue. With clips
Panzer Korps Majors Shoulder Board A single sew-in shoulder board for a major in the Panzer Korps. Silver tresse on pink waffenfarbe backing. Good condition with no mothing
Peddinghaus Centenery Tinny 1939 A tinny produced to mark the 100th anniversary, in 1939, of German industrial company Peddinghaus - a major supplier to the Luftwaffe. Badge has clip intact and is maker marked by Paulmann of Ludenscheid.
Photograph of WW1 German Soldier A studio photograph of a WW1 German infantryman in feldmutze.
Pistol Storage Holster A pistol holster made of a very soft cloth, most likely used for protection and storage of the weapon, rather than a holster to carry it around. Fine stitching and single button closure. Provenance unknown, but almost certainly French from the early 20th century.
Police Enlisted Man's Cap Eagle Field police enlisted man's one-piece aluminium cap eagle. Maker marked (CTD). One clip missing
Police Lapel Badge 1942 An NSDAP police lapel badge, dated 1942. Stamped G5 on the reverse. With clip
Polish Armed Forces Medal A Polish Armed Forces medal, complete with original ribbon. Gilt medal with enamel Polish eagle, awarded for five years service.
Polish Cross of Merit - Bronze A bronze 3rd class Polish Cross of Merit. Fine condition. With original ribbon. Instituted in 1923 for services to the state.
Polish Cross of Merit - Silver A silver 2nd class Polish Cross of Merit. Enamelled and silver Polish cross. Plain reverse. Laurel-decorated hanging ring. Original ribbon. This medal was initiated in 1923 for services to the state. Fine condition.
Polish National Defence Gold Medal A fine condition Polish National Defence gold medal with ribbon. Medal instituted in 1966
PPK Pistol Shoulder Holster Securing Strap Leather securing strap for early pattern PPK pistol shoulder holster
Prince Consort's Own Cap Badge A white metal cap badge for the Prince Consort's Own regiment. Kings crown, with slide.
Propaganda Booklet - Struggle in the East A miniature 17-page WHW propaganda booklet, entitled "Struggle in the East" Includes pictures of combat and of Hitler. Unusually this booklet has a hanging loop.
Prussian Cavalry Helmet - Reproduction A high quality reproduction of a 1915 pattern lobster-tail Prussian cavalry helmet. Polished full-size metal helmet with chrome and brass fittings and brass Prussian front-plate. Surface of the helmet has some small pin rust patches, otherwise good condition. Prussian and national cockades on each side. Fish-scale chinstrap. Crown fitting for spike or cockade. Black leather liner and black leather lining to lobster-tail. A magnificent display item.
Prussian Cavalry Helmet - Reproduction A high quality reproduction of a 1915 pattern lobster-tail Prussian cavalry helmet. Polished full-size metal helmet with chrome and brass fittings and brass Prussian front-plate. Fish-scale chinstrap with leather securing strap. Crown fitting for spike or cockade. Black leather liner and black leather lining to lobster-tail. A magnificent display item.
Purnell's History of the First World War Volume One of the Purnell's 1968-9 part-work "History of the First World War", fully bound. Good condition.
Puttlingen Peace Festival Ticket A small (2cm square) cardboard entry ticket for the Puttlingen Peace Festival, July 1946. Puttlingen is a town in the Saar region near Saarbrucken which was heavily bombed during the war. The town was occupied by the French, hence the French language used on this ticket.
Queens Own Cameron Highlanders Glengarry Badge A 1914 pattern glengarry badge for the Queens Own Cameron Highlanders. White metal. With clips.
Queens Own Hussars Cap Badge A staybright cap badge for the Queens Own Hussars. Maker marked by Dowler of Birmingham
Queens Own Hussars Shoulder Title A staybright shoulder title for the Queens Own Hussars. One fastening clip missing
Queens Royal Irish Hussars Cap Badge A Queens Royal Irish Hussars staybright cap badge. Manufacturer marked by Dowler of Birmingham.
RAD Enamel Stickpin A Reichs Arbeitsdienst (RAD) labour service enamel stickpin. Very good condition. Long turned pin. Ges-gesch and maker marked (P&L) to the rear.
RAD Officers Hat Badge A large size RAD (Reichs Arbeitsdienst) officer's hat badge with clips. Most red and black enamelling present. Ges-gesch marked and maker marked F&B. Dated 1038.
Radio Technicians Sleeve Badge A sleeve badge for a radio technician in the British Army. Good condition
RAF 600 Squadron Shield A WW2 wooden shield for 600 "City of London" Squadron which was a Royal Auxiliary Air Force night-fighter squadron dispersed at bases around England. The squadron also served in Malta and Italy before being disbanded in 1957.
RAF Aircraftsmans Sleeve Badge A WW2 sleeve badge in wool for a senior Royal Air Force aircraftsman. Good condition
RAF Cap Badge - Staybright A staybright cap badge for the Royal Air Force. Queens Crown. With clips
RAF Corporal Slip-On Epaulette Slip on epaulette badge for RAF corporal
RAF Musician's Sleeve Badge A sleeve badge for a Royal Air Force musician. Good condition.
RAF Officers Visor Cap A Royal Air Force officer's visor cap. High quality blue cloth cap with black felt band and blue peak, with officer's cloth Queens crown badge to the front. Black chinstrap. Dated 1956, with "RAF 5157" stamp on the inside. No size mark but appears to be a size 7.
RAF Service Cap A Royal Air Force OR/NCO No1 walking out service cap. Blue serge cap with black polished peak. Queens crown cloth RAF badge. Size 54. Wearers name - Nikolich - inside crown.
RAF Tunic Button - KC A brass Royal Air Force tunic button by Buttons Ltd of Birmingham. Kings Crown
RAF WW2 Victory Shield An unusual wooden WW2 Royal Air Force victory shield for No 2 School Of Technical Training, based in India. The unit's UK base was RAF Cosford in Shropshire.
RAOC Cap Badge A Royal Army Ordnance Corps 1920 pattern cap badge in copper alloy. Kings Crown, with slide.
RAOC Collar Dog, 1955 Pattern A Royal Army Ordnance Corps staybright collar dog with brass backing plate and clip. 1955 pattern.
RAOC Shoulder Title - WW1 A WW1 Royal Army Ordnance Corps brass shoulder title. 18mm high lettering. With backing plate
Rare WW1 Lower Austrian Choir Medal A rare medal from WW1 awarded to German service personnel from Lower Austria for excellence in patriotic singing and participating in service choirs. No ribbon.
RASC WW1 Brass Shoulder Flash A WW1 Royal Army Service Corps brass shoulder title. 16mm lettering. Complete with original red cloth backing.
Reference Book - Badges and Insignia of World War II An invaluable 363-page reference book illustrating and detailing badges and insignia of all fighting nations of the Second World War. More than 2,500 colour illustrations. By Guido Rosignoli, published by Peerage Books 1976.
Reference Book - Badges of the British Army 1820-1960 Frederick Wilkinson's indispensable reference book - "Badges of the British Army 1820-1960. Fully illustrated with referenced photographs. This is the 1978 third edition of the 1968 original. Good condition with protective cover. Includes a price guide which is obviously out of date, but useful for identifying high value badges.
Reichs Party Day Badge 1938 A 1938 Reichs Party Day badge. Light alloy badge with clip. Maker marked by A. Donner of Wuppertal. Some surface tarnishing.
Reichsbahn Officers Cap Cords A set of cap cords for an officer in the Deutsches Reichsbahn - the Reich's railway service. Black and gold.
REME Cap Badge - QC A staybright cap badge for the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers. Queens Crown. Maker marked by Gaunt of Birmingham. Slide shortened
REME Sidecap A dress sidecap for the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers. Black and red cap has yellow piping. Queens Crown staybright REME badge by Firmin of London. Maker marked by Hobson & Sons. Size 7.
RFA Engineers Badge - WW2 A WW2 Royal Fleet Auxiliary engineer officers sleeve badge. Some mothing between stripes.
RN Nuclear Submariners Badge A Royal Navy breast badge for submarine crew on nuclear deterrent patrol submarines. White metal badge with pin-lock rear fastenings and maker stamp SSBN
RN Petty Officers Sleeve Badge A WW2 Royal Navy Petty Officer's sleeve badge. Kings crown. Some mothing
RN Submariners Badge A Royal Navy submariner's qualification badge. Brass Queens Crown badge has pin locks on the reverse.
Royal Army Nursing Corps Shoulder Strap A slip-on shoulder strap for an officer in Queen Alexandra's Royal Army Nursing Corps.
Royal Army Pay Corps Cap Badge A bi-metal cap badge for the Royal Army Pay Corps. Kings Crown. With slide. Wear to high points.
Royal Army Service Corps Cap Badge - KC A Royal Army Service Corps cap badge in copper. Kings Crown. With cap slide.
Royal Army Service Corps Tunic Button RASC staybright tunic button. Queens crown. Price is for each
Royal Artillery Cap Badge - KC A Royal Artillery brass cap badge. Kings Crown. With cap slide.
Royal Artillery Cap Badge - KC A WW2 Royal Artillery cap badge in brass. Kings Crown. With cap slide. Some wear to high points.
Royal Artillery Collar Dog A single staybright Royal Artillery collar dog
Royal Artillery Shoulder Flashes Pair of staybright Royal Artillery shoulder flashes. with clips
Royal Artillery Tunic Buttons Staybright tunic buttons for a Royal Artillery dress jacket. Price is for each
Royal Berkshire Regiment Beret Badge A brass beret badge for the Royal Berkshire Regiment, with slide.
Royal Corps of Transport Cap Badge A Royal Corps of Transport staybright cap badge. Manufactured by Gaunt. Queens Crown. Rear slide snapped
Royal Corps of Transport Shoulder Flash Staybright shoulder flash for the Royal Corps of Transport attached to a green web epaullette slide.
Royal Engineers Mess Dress Tunic Button A brass tunic button from a Royal Marines officer's mess dress. Maker marked by Firmin of London. QC
Royal Fusiliers Shoulder Flash White on red single shoulder flash for the Royal Fusiliers
Royal Hampshire Regiment Cap Badge A bi-metal cap badge for the Royal Hampshire Regiment. 1946 pattern. With slide.
Royal Logistics Corps Sleeve Badge A sleeve badge for the British army Royal Logistics Corps, queens crown.
Royal Marines Cap Badge A staybright cap badge for the Royal Marines. Rear fastenings removed. Queens crown.
Royal Marines No 1 Walking Out Cap An excellent condition Royal Marines No 1 dress walking out cap. White top with red band. Staybright Royal Marines qc badge to front, and Royal Marines strap buttons. Size 7 1/8 Maker marked by Tower.
Royal Marines Territorial Service Cap Badge A brass cap badge for the Royal Marines Territorial Service. With clips
Royal Military Academy Cap Badge Brass cap badge for the Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst. Kings crown. With clip.
Royal Military Police Cap Badge Brass cap badge for the Royal Military Police. Queens crown. With slide.
Royal Navy "Privilege" Shipboard Envelopes A pack of 29 WW2 Royal Navy "privilege" shipboard letter envelopes. These envelopes allowed ship's personnel to write letters home which would not be opened by the shipboard censor.
Royal Navy Aircraft Carrier Flight Deck Helmet A blue heavy cotton Royal Navy flight deck crewman's helmet. Size 2, complete with all straps and headphone pockets.
Royal Navy Ship-board Letter Envelopes A pack of 10 WW2 Royal Navy issue envelopes for personal letters from personnel on board ships.
Royal Pioneers Beret Badge Staybright white metal beret badge for the Royal Pioneers. Queens Crown
Russian Armed Forces Merit Badge A Russian Federation armed forces merit badge. Enamel and white metal badge with clip. Maker stamped
Russian Army Merit Badge Small Russian Army merit badge in the shape of a flag. Brass, with clip
Russian Front Medal - Denazified A denazified version of the 1941-42 Russian Front "frozen meat" medal. The swastika has been filed flat. No ribbon.
Russian SSH39 Helmet - Czech Contract WW2 Russian 1939 rimmed Ssh39 helmet in black finish. Liner has been replaced with an eight-tongue hide M53 Czech liner and leather chinstrap. Satin black finish. Slight scuffing to shell and to rim. Holes drilled in rear shell for protective havelock. At the end of the war and through the Cold War many Russian Ssh39 and Ssh40 helmets were converted for use by the Czech military.
Russian Veteran of Labour Medal A Soviet Russian Veteran of Labour medal complete with mounted ribbon and presentation citation booklet. Extra fine condition.
Russo-Prussian Legion Medal A 100th anniversary medal for the Russo-Prussian Legion (4th Rheinishers) 1812-1912. Gilt medal. No Ribbon. The Russo-Prussian Legion was part of the Prussian 9th Infantry Brigade and fought in the Napoleonic Wars, the Franco-Prussian War and the First World War. A very rare medal.
SA Dagger A nice example of a 1933 pattern SA dagger. Wooden hilt with metal crosspiece and pommel and SA insignia, along with eagle and swastika. Good condition scabbard has nickel fittings and a single hanging ring. Silvered blade, inscribed "Alles fur Deutschland" has some wear to centre, consistent with frequent drawing. Makers mark is largely illegible but maker code M7/12 is legible, which ascribes it to Carl Kaldenbach of Solingen.
SA Dagger - Evertz of Solingen A 1933 SA Dagger by Arthur Evertz of Solingen. Dark coloured hilt with eagle and swastika inlay intact and SA badge with enamel remaining. Good "Alles fur Deutschland" engraving on the blade, which has some evidence of sharpening. Blade has an RZM stamp and an M7/85 Evertz makers mark. Good condition sheath with hanging ring.
SA/SS Kepi Eagle Small eagle and swastika for the kepi worn by members of the SA and early SS. No rear clips.
Saar Foresters Membership Card A membership card for the Saar Foresters organisation, dated 1939. With swastika
Saar Re-Unification Day Badge, 1934 A pressed copper tinny for the Saar NSDAP party day badge, 1934, marking re-unification of the Saar region into Germany. No clip
Saarland Veteran's Day Bookmark A small silk bookmark issued to mark Saarland veterans charitable fund-raising day, 1949
Scottish Regiment Glengarry A Scottish regimental Glengarry with no badge. Dark blue serge with twin silk ribbons, woollen tartan band and silk badge patch. War Department crows foot stamp and serial number 1277.
Seafaring Day Tinny 1935 A nice example of one of the most distinctive day badges - the 1935 Seafaring Day tinny. With clip. Maker marked by W. Annetsburger of Munich
Sidecap - Royal Signals A British Army sidecap for the Royal Signals. Dark blue and light blue wool with a leather internal sweatband. Twin General Service buttons to the front. No badge. Good condition.
Signal Magazine - June 1943 A very rare copy of Signal - the Nazi propaganda publication - in the French language. This would have been for distribution by Nazi occupying forces in France and Belgium. This issue, from June 1943, focuses on the Wehrmacht's French volunteer fighters. Good condition
Signal Magazine - May 1943 A very rare copy of Signal - the Nazi propaganda publication - in the French language. This would have been for distribution by Nazi occupying forces in France and Belgium. This issue, from May 1943, focuses on the Eastern Front, and US prisoners of war. Cover picture is a Tiger tank. Good condition, though there is a tear in the spine.
Signal Magazine - November 1942 A very rare copy of Signal - the Nazi propaganda publication - in the French language. This would have been for distribution by Nazi occupying forces in France and Belgium. This issue, from November 1942, focuses on the Wehrmacht infantry among other subjects.
Signallers Brass Sleeve Badge - WW1 British WW1 brass sleeve badge for a signaller. With all clips.
Signallers Trade Badge - Small A small pattern British Army trade badge for a signaller. Good condition
Signals Senior NCOs Sleeve Patch A British Army sleeve badge for a Royal Signals senior NCO. Mercury on khaki
Silver Kings Badge A silver Kings Badge lapel badge awarded to wounded British servicemen in WW2. With lapel clip. Inscribed "For Loyal Service"
Silver Mother's Cross with Issue Packet A silver grade 1938 Mother's Cross with packet of issue. Cross is in nice condition with unblemished enamel. Date and Adolf Hitler signature to the reverse. Full length ribbon. Good condition maker-marked issue packet.
Silver Wound Badge - 1957 A 1957 version of the silver wound badge, awarded as a substitute for the Nazi version with swastika. Solid construction, with pin. Very good condition
Silver Wound Badge Stickpin A miniature WW2 silver 2nd class wound badge lapel pin. Finely detailed badge on a short pin, which is slightly off-centre.
Silver WW1 Iron Cross Widow's Pendant A silver WW1 jeweller-made Iron Cross pendant worn by the widow of an EK holder. Iron Cross inside wreath. Moulded pendant measures 22mm across. With hanging loop.
Six Photographs - Luftwaffe Work Party A group of six small photographs depicting a Luftwaffe work party involved in tree-felling and fencing
Snipers Qualification Badge British Army snipers qualification badge in cloth. Good condition.
Somerset Light Infantry Beret Badge A white metal 1898 pattern beret badge for the Somerset Light Infantry. With slide, maker marked by Gaunt of London
Somerset Light Infantry Cap Badge A white metal 1898 pattern Somerset Light Infantry cap badge, with clips
South Lancs Volunteers Cap Badge - bi-metal A bi-metal WW1 cap badge for the South Lancashire Prince of Wales Volunteers. 1914 pattern. With clips.
South Lancs Volunteers Cap Badge - Brass A brass version of the 1914 pattern South Lancashire Prince of Wales Volunteers cap badge. With clips
Soviet Armed Forces Medal Medal to commemorate the 70th anniversary of Soviet armed forces, 1918 - 1988. Mounted with ribbon and clip and citation booklet.
Spanish Civil War Medal - 1936 The Spanish Civil War Victoria Medal marking the start of the civil war with the nationalist uprising in July, 1936. Brass medal in fine condition. No ribbon
Spanish M1941 "Bolo" Bayonet A Spanish M1941 "bolo" bayonet, for use with the 8mm Mauser short rifle. Cross-hatched hilt and heavy crosspiece marked with a D. Toledo maker-marked shaped blade. In scabbard with serial stamp 0989. Canvas frog with security strap
SS M42 DD Parade Helmet A satin black SS M42 double-decal parade helmet. Only small remains of decals present. Good black paint inside and out on a large size 68 shell. SS decal is very faint with runes barely visible. The decal has been virtually polished out - possibly as a deliberate act of denazification. The swastika decal has gone apart from some very small remains of red paint, although decal site is clear. Partial serial stamp on inner shell -05. Tan size 60 liner with chinstrap.
SS Postcard - Field Kitchen An SS postcard showing a Waffen SS soldier at a field kitchen
SS Proficiency Award - Museum Copy A good museum copy of the large SS Proficiency runes award in bronze class, issued for sports achievement. Enamelled runes on white metal badge. With clip. Ideal for re-enactors or as a display piece.
Staff Sergeant's Sleeve Crown A small staybright sleeve crown for a staff sergeant. Queens crown. With clips.
Staff Sergeant's Stripe Patch - Large A large British army staff sergeant's rank patch - Queens crown. Subdued.
Staff Sergeant's Stripe Patch - Small Small pattern stripe patch for a staff sergeant in the British Army. Subdued. Queens Crown.
State Trumpeter's Sleeve Badge A brass sleeve badge for a British cavalry regiment state trumpeter. Queens crown. With clips
Sub-machine Gun Marksmans Badge A British Army trade badge for a sub-machine gun marksman. Good condition.
Subdued Officers Rank Pips Subdued active service officers rank pips. Price is for each.
Swastika Honour Ring A silver swastika honour ring. Central swastika with oak leaves either side. Some wear. No visible marks
Swiss-German 1937 WHW Tinny A 1937 WHW Winter Help day badge for the Swiss-German community. Moulded brass, with clip. Extensively inscribed on the back. Maker marked by Versuchs Werkstatten.
Teno M33 SD Helmet An aluminium single decal helmet for the German TENO organisation (Technical Emergency Corps). This is the rare M33 pattern, similar to the M34 but more upright and with hatched vents. Satin black paint with good decal. Original size 57 liner with a illegible maker's stamp and Havelock tabs. Crown pad and airborne style leather chinstrap.
The Middlesex Regiment Beret Badge A bi-metal beret badge for The Middlesex Regiment. With slide.
Tinny for German Hiker Rescue Service A fund-raising tinny for the German hiker and mountaineer rescue service. With pin.
Tinny for Tatenruhm Day 1938 Pressed brass day badge for Tatenruhm Memorial Day, July 1938. With clip
Toy Metal Soldiers - SS Band - Double Set Two sets of toy metal soldiers making up "Hitler's SS Band" by Good Soldiers of England. 54mm hand painted figures in SS helmets, with a variety of instruments. Both sets boxed and in good condition. Price is for both of these collectible sets
Toy Metal Soldiers - SS Bugles and Drums A set of six toy metal soldiers in an SS marching band, complete with original box. The 54mm hand-painted figures are the SS Bugles and Drums, set number 56, from the "Regiments of the World" series by US manufacturer Mars Ltd of Houston, Texas. All good condition.
Trench Art - French 75mm Shell Cases A pair of trench art French 75mm howitzer shell cases. Beaten leaf pattern and ornamental rim. One is base stamped Puteaux 1897. The other is dated 1915 and stamped DEC.
Trench Art - French 75mm Shellcase A nice example of WW1 trench art. This French 75mm howitzer shell is engraved with a country scene of a haycart and a cockerel. It is dated 1917. Marks on the base are 75DEC ABS129 and 14R.
Trench Art - French 75mm Shellcase A WW1 French 75mm howitzer shell case which has been extensively hammered and engraved with a holly tree pattern. 1917-dated shell is stamped "75DEC MGM124L" A further stamp - "17 USA" suggests the shell may have been supplied to American forces fighting in France.
Trench Art - Turkish 47mm Shell Case Trench art on a Turkish 47mm anti-tank brass shell case. Case is engraved with two figures on a magic carpet and a Turkish coffee pot. No base stampings.
Trench Art - WW2 Royal Artillery A pair of ashtrays fashioned from 1.7 inch brass shell fuse covers, with Royal Artillery insignia to the front. Bases made from a Kiwi metal boot polish tin.
Trier Sports Day Badge 1933 The distinctive tinny for the 1933 Trier Sports Day. With clip. Ges-Gesch marked
Two German ID Tags - Kurland Two German army ID tags for casualties. No discernable markings. These tags are dig-ups from the Kurland pocket, now in Latvia.
Two German ID Tags - Kurland Dig-ups Two more German casualty ID tags, dug up from the Kurland pocket battle area, now part of Latvia. No discernable stampings.
Two Imperial German 100 Mark Notes Two large Imperial German 100 Mark Reichsbank notes, dated 1908 and 1910. Price is for both notes.
Two Imperial German 50 Mark Notes Two WW1 Imperial German 50 Reichsmark banknotes. Both dated 1919. Price is for both notes
Two SS Metal Figures A pair of metal SS Obersturmfuhrer figures on bases. Each one is 11.5cm high including the base. Base plate reads "III Reich 1939-45 SS" Highly detailed figures. Maker unknown. Price is for the pair.
Two Weimar Republic 1000 Mark Notes Two 1000 mark Reichsbank notes from the German Weimar Republic era. Both dated 1922. Price is for both.
Two Weimar Republic Banknotes Two Weimar Republic banknotes, both dated 1920. One is for 10 reichsmarks and the other is for 100 reichsmarks. Price is for both notes.
Two WW1 "Generals" Tea Caddies Two tin WW1 tea caddies with hinged lids. One is slightly larger than the other, with a plain tin interior, while the other has a green painted interior. Both are made by Barclay & Fry and are decorated with Union Jacks and pictures of WW1 British generals, including Major General Baden-Powell, Lord Kitchener, Lord Roberts, General French and General Sir Redvers Butler. Price is for the pair.
Two WW1 German Field Postcards A pair of identical WW1 German field postcards showing a group of eight infantrymen in feldmutze. Dated 1917.
Two WW1 German Soldier Feldpost Photographs Two posed studio feldpost photographs of German WW1 soldiers in feldmutze. Both Iron Cross recipents. One is a private posing with his mother, the other shows an infantry feldwebel of Korps Bruck Train 21, dated 1915.
Tyne Cot Commemorative Ashtray A heavy brass ashtray commemorating the WW1 cemetery at Tyne Cot. Probably produced between the wars, the ashtray features a depiction of the cemetery, with the inscriptions "Passchendaele" and "Soldiers of the British Armies" around the edge.
U-Boat 9th Flotilla Cap Emblem A brass "laughing swordfish" cap emblem for the 9th U-Boat Flotilla. Brass is slightly age-tarnished but otherwise complete, with rear fixing clips intact. The 9th Flotilla was based in Brest and operated among convoys in the North Atlantic.
US 503rd Airborne Lapel Badge Brass and enamel lapel badge for the 503rd Airborne. With lock-on clips. No chips in enamel.
US Army 'Brave Rifles' Sleeve Patch A WW2 US Army sleeve patch for the 3rd Rifle Corps, known as the "Brave Rifles. Good condition.
US Army M1 Helmet - Large A large size US Army M1 helmet. Excellent green paint finish inside and out. Post-1943 back-seamed shell with swivel bales. Good condition green inner liner with web and leather straps. Chinstrap and neckstrap with J-hook intact. Size not marked but probably a 58.
US Army Overseas Service Stripes - Fatigues A pair of US Army overseas service stripes for fatigues. Yellow bars on brown neoprene.
US Army Pte 1st Class Stripes - Pair A pair of US Army private 1st class sleeve stripes. Good condition
US Army Specialist Grade 4 Patches A pair of sleeve patches for a US Army Specialist Grade 4. Good condition.
US Army Warrant Officers Forage Cap A Vietnam period US Army overseas service Warrant Officers forage cap. Dark green with silver and black piping and warrant officer's metal badge. Size 7 1/4 . Good condition.
US Asia-Pacific Campaign Medal A US Asiatic-Pacific campaign medal awarded for 30-days service between 1941 and 1945. With ribbon and pin. Fine condition.
US Brave Rifles Sleeve Patch Cloth sleeve badge for the US Army 3rd Rifle Division - The Brave Rifles.
US Distinguished Service Medal A US Army Distinguished Service Medal. With ribbon and clip. Mounted in a perspex box.
US Foreign Wars Veterans Medal and Dog Tag A US Veterans of Foreign Wars medal struck for the veterans 27th Annual Encampment in Maine in 1947, and awarded to Martyn Shute of Boston, Massachusetts, army service number 0-2149, along with Martyn Shute's army dog tag.
US Joint Services Commendation Medal A United States Joint Services Commendation medal awarded for military merit. Constituted in 1963. Complete with ribbon and pin, and mounted in a perspex box.
US M1 Helmet Cover - Camouflaged A US Army M1 helmet cover in woodland camouflage pattern. With multiple foliage slits. Maker marked.
US M1 Helmet Liner - Airborne An airborne inner liner for a US M1 helmet. 1943 pattern liner is olive green with web and leather strapping. Hard leather airborne chin cup with sheepskin lining attaches to web ear straps. Small repair in liner webbing. Makers mark on inner shell.
US Marine Corps Tie Clasp A US Marine Corps full-width tie clasp. Black, subdued metal. Oval USMC badge on sprung clasp
US Submarine Engineers Badge A US Navy submarine engineers badge. Gilt metal badge depicts two dolphins and a propeller, with long fixing pin to the rear. Stamped with serial number 172010 and KGR makers mark.
US WW2 29th Infantry Division M1 Helmet A US Army M1 helmet for the 29th Infantry Division, known as the "Blue and Greys". Helmet has a dark green cork grit finish with the 29th's divisional sign to the front, which has faded with age. Pre-1943 front-seamed shell. Swivel bales. Some rust on inner shell. Compressed fibre liner has the remains of tan paint. Some slight damage to liner webbing. No chinstrap but J-strap intact. The 29th Infantry Division were in action in Normandy, the Low Countries and Germany.
USAAF Summer Garrison Cap A WW2 United States Army Air Force summer garrison cap. Light tan cotton with gold and blue piping. Reinforcing strip around inner rim with wearer's initials - PF. No size marking but appears to be a 7.
USAF 20mm Cannon Shell Case A US Air Force 20mm 102/M61 fighter cannon brass shell case. No base markings. Probably 1950s manufacture.
USAF Flying Suit badge US Air Force flying suit pocket badge. Unissued condition. White on blue neoprene
USAF Good Conduct Medal US Air Force Good Conduct Medal with original ribbon and pin
USAF Pocket Badge Black on olive green neoprene pocket badge for the US Air Force
USAF Private 1st Class Stripe Subdued US Air Force private 1st class rank stripe
USN Petty Officer's Stripe US Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class stripe. Tropical uniform issue - dark blue on white
VAEL Engine Starter Cartridge Case A British brass VAEL FLFC large aircraft engine starter cartridge case. 18 cm high. Date stamped 1954.
Victoria Cross, Navy Issue - Museum Copy Exact museum copy of the Royal Navy issue of the Victoria Cross. As for army but with blue ribbon.
Victory Medal - Army Service Corps A 1914-18 Victory Medal to Pte H. Fynn, Army Service Corps. With ribbon. Fine condition
VM40 Gas Mask - Boxed A complete boxed VM40 Volksgasmaske with filter, inner box compartment and instruction manual. Mask is waffen stamped and dated 1940. Lenses are maker marked and dated 1943. Filter is extensively marked including waffen stamps and 1938 date.. Complete with all straps
Volksturm Officers Cap Cockade A small cap cockade worn on the band of the "reefer" style cap favoured by officers in the Volksturm veterans organisation. No clips.
Volksturm Veterans Officials Cap A black visor cap for an official in the Volksturm veterans organisation. Black serge cap with brocade band. Brocade-trimmed peak and black cords. Veterans Kyfhauser insignia to the front with laurels. Maker marked inside by Augustus Geiger of Kiel. No size mark but appears to be a 54.
Waffen SS Infantry Officers Visor Cap A good condition visor cap for an infantry officer in the Waffen SS. Green serge cap with dark green velvet band and white waffenfarbe. Polished peak has some scuffs on the edge, and is tan underneath. Slight split in waffenfarbe at the front. Zinc SS eagle slightly age tarnished. Second pattern Deschler SS skull. Silver bullion cap cords held with marbled buttons. Tan leather perforated sweatband with Deutsches Leder maker stamp. Silk lining. Perspex liner patch is missing. No size mark, but appears to be a size 56.
Waffen SS M35 SD Helmet - Camo An M35 single decal Waffen SS helmet in Normandy camo. Large size helmet shell has screw-in vents and is stamped with serial number 6033 on inner skirt. Camouflage paint has a rough cork-grit texture. A large darker patch on the crown suggests the helmet has been standing in water at some time in its life. SS decal has a margin of original paint around it which is brown in colour. Decal is 50 per cent present with some flaking but the runes are clear. Eisenhuttenwerke maker and size stamp ET66. Tan hide liner, and black chinstrap. This helmet can laid aside and paid for in interest-free instalments.
Waffen SS M35 SD Winter Camo Helmet - Restored An original large size M35 combat helmet with screw-in vents restored as a Waffen SS single decal helmet in winter camouflage. Size 66 helmet shell has original green paint visible on inner shell. Nine-tongue size 58 hide liner on a steel liner ring. No chinstrap. A nice display piece or for re-enactors.
Waffen SS M42 SD Combat Helmet A Waffen SS single decal M42 raw-edged combat helmet. A fine example of its kind, sourced from Normandy with known provenance. Feldgrun paint inside and out with normal field wear and some light rust speckling. Decal is 60 per cent, with runes clear. Original liner which is dry with age but intact. Original black leather chinstrap. Size 66 shell. Stamped with Eisenhuttenwerke maker/size CKL66 on rear skirt with serial 559. THIS ITEM CAN BE PURCHASED BY INTEREST-FREE INSTALMENTS. EMAIL OR PHONE FOR DETAILS.
Waffen SS M42 SD Helmet A nice single decal Waffen SS M42 (raw edged) steel helmet. Good field green paint inside and out. Light scuffing around crown and inner rim, and light surface rust around vent. Good condition original liner is dry but solid. With chinstrap. Decal 50 per cent, with most of runes worn away, but still clearly visible. Maker and size marked hkp64. Serial stamped 3397. Sourced from Jersey in the Channel Islands.
Waffen SS Mountain Troops Officers Cap A nice condition visor cap for an officer in the Waffen SS mountain divisions. Field green serge cap with dark green velvet band which has some worn patches. Alpine green waffenfarbe has some wear at the front and rear of the crown. Good SS eagle and 2nd pattern aluminium skull and crossbones. Silver bullion cap cords held with marbled buttons and black compressed peak. Brown silk lining. Tan sweatband with a Deutsches Leder maker's stamp in the leather. Clear patch on the inner crown is missing. No size marking but appears to be a 56.
Waffen SS Visor Cap - Re-enactors Copy A good quality re-enactors reproduction of a Waffen SS visor cap. Green serge with felt band and white waffenfarbe. No strap, so it can be converted to an officer's cap with silver cords or an NCO's crusher cap with a leather chinstrap. Metal SS eagle badge and SS skull. Large size (58)
Walther P38 Hard Shell Holster - Copy A Walther P38 pistol hard shell leather holster. Good quality reproduction made from black hardened leather. With belt loop and spare magazine holder. P38 stamp to the reverse. Ideal for re-enactors.
War Merit Cross - Non-Combatants A fine condition War Merit Cross, without swords, awarded to non-combatants. With ribbon.
War Merit Cross 2nd Class A clean 1939 War Merit Cross 2nd class, with ribbon.
War Merit Cross with Swords A nice condition War Merit Cross with Swords, awarded to combatants, in white metal. With original ribbon.
War Merit Cross with Swords - Stamped Ring A late war combatant's War Merit Cross in white metal. Good condition. Ring is stamped with makers mark "127" which was Mauritz Hautsch AG. Replacement ribbon.
Warrant Officer 3rd Class Badge - Subdued A sleeve badge for a British Army Warrant Officer 3rd Class - Subdued - black on green. Small pattern.
Warrant Officer II Sleeve Badge Sleeve crown for a British Army warrant officer, 2nd class. Queens crown, padded.
Warrant Officer III Badge - Gulf A British Army Warrant Officer 3rd Class sleeve crown. Gulf pattern. Uncut
Wartime Cartoons - "Man" Magazine 10 full A4 size wartime cartoons taken from "Man" magazine, April 1941.
Wehrmacht Gas Cape Pouch A webbing pouch for a German Army gas cape. Green canvas pouch has two-button fastening and fixing loops to the rear. Illegible manufacturers mark and a 1944 date.
Wehrmacht Infantry Officer's Peaked Cap A Wehrmacht infantry officer's peaked cap. Green wool serge cap with dark green felt band and white waffenfarbe for infantry. Cloth and silver wire cockade and roundels and silver wire sew-on eagle. Silver cap cords. Compressed peak with serial stamp - S3117/3II - on inner peak. Perforated sweatband with Erel patent stamp in gold. Erel, Berlin maker's label. Size 58. Eagle appears to be newer than the rest of the cap and so could be a later addition.
Welsh Guards Cap Badge A staybright cap badge for the Welsh Guards. Damage to rear slide, which is maker-marked
West Midlands Fire Service Sweater Badge Large sweater badge for West Midlands Fire Service
White Star Line Officer's Cap A White Star Line mid-ranking officer's peaked cap. This would have been the same as caps worn by crew on the Titanic, though obviously this is not one of them. Between 1870 and 1934 the White Star Line ran a fleet of more than 100 ships. Black serge cap has an embroidered Kings Crown badge to the front. Chinstrap is secured with gold star buttons. No size mark but appears to be a size 7.
Who Dares Wins by Tony Geraghty The definitive story of the SAS by Sunday Times defence correspondent Tony Geraghty.
WHW Aeroplane Toy A small free standing aeroplane toy sold by the NSDAP for WHW Winter Relief. The 6cm long white metal aeroplane bears a Maltese Cross, serial number 20-C31 and a swastika on the tail.
WHW Book of Marching Songs A miniature book of marching songs and Adolf Hitler quotes sold to raise winter relief funds. Dated 1942-43. With hanging loop.
WHW Fund Raising Badge - Regions of Germany A WHW winter help Nazi fund raising badge from the Regions of Germany series 1939. Coat of arms of the Saar region on silk in a metal frame. Rear fastening missing
WHW Fund Raising Badge - Regions of Germany A shield-shaped WHW winter help Nazi fund raising badge from the Regions of Germany series 1939. Coat of arms of the East Prussia region on silk in a metal frame. With clip
WHW Fund Raising Badge - State Series A WHW winter relief fund-raising tinny from the 1940 State badges series. Grey metal shield is stamped Westgerman, 5 Jahrh. With clip
WHW Fund Raising Badge - Viking Shield An NSDAP winter help fund-raising badge in the shape of a circular Viking shield. Maker marked by Altschweuiss on reverse, with part number P13. With clip.
WHW Fund Raising Figure - Great Bear A ceramic Nazi party WHW winter help fund-raising figure depicting the Great Bear from the 1940 "constellation" series. With clip
WHW Fund Raising Figure - NSDAP Official A Bakelite winter relief fund raising figure of a Nazi Party official in uniform, from a 1939 series. With hanging loop.
WHW Fund Raising Figure - The Great Dog A ceramic Nazi party WHW winter help fund-raising figure depicting the Great Dog star formation from the 1940 "constellation" series. With hanging loop
WHW Fund Raising Figures - 88mm Gun Crew A winter relief fund-raising bakelite model of an 88mm gun crew from the 1940 series.
WHW Fund Raising Figures - Light Panzer A bakelite model of a light panzer tank produced as part of a 1940 set to raise money for the Nazi's WHW winter relief programme
WHW Fund Raising Flag - Artillery A bakelite flag badge for artillery units, red painted. Marked with series number WE1 on the obverse, with DRGM - Artillerie. These were sold to raise money for Nazi Winter Relief.
WHW Fund Raising Flag - Flak Artillery A bakelite Winter Relief WHW fund-raising badge from the flag series for Flak Artillery. Serial number SU12. No clip
WHW Fund Raising Flag - Night Fighters A bakelite flag badge for a night-fighting unit, yellow painted. Marked WE1 on the obverse, with DRGM - Nactrichtentruppe. These were sold to raise money for Nazi Winter Relief.
WHW Fund Raising Glass Schloss Ornament A Nazi winter relief (WHW) miniature glass ornament from the 1939 "Schloss" series. Legend beneath the castle is too small to read. Good condition.
WHW Fund-Raising Badge - "Freedom and Bread" A WHW winter relief fund-raising tinny from March 1936, with the inscription "Freedom and Bread". With lapel pin
WHW Fund-Raising Badge - Eagle A WHW winter relief NSDAP fund-raising badge in the shape of an eagle, with a red jewel mounted in the centre. From a series produced in 1934-35. With clip
WHW Fund-Raising Pin - Stalhelm Badge A WHW winter relief fund-raising pin in the shape of a national stalhelm decal. With pin. No enamelling remaining.
WHW German States Fund-Raising Badge 1940 A WHW winter relief NSDAP fund-raising badge from a German States series issued in 1940. Good patina. Stamped on the reverse Westgerman 5 jahre, With clip
WHW Glass Pendant A Nazi party WHW winter relief fund-raising glass pendant. Image of a fly in plain glass. With hanging loop
WHW Medallion - Prince Eugen A Nazi winter relief WHW fund-raising medallion in clear bakelite. Minus its hanging thread, it depicts a head and shoulders of Prince Eugen who gave his name to one of Germany's most famous cruisers. From a set produced in 1940.
WHW Motherhood Day Badge - Wooden A rare and unusual WHW fund-raising badge for Motherhood Day 1935. The badge is made from turned wood. With metal clip
WHW Olympic Medallion - Wooden A very unusual Berlin 1936 Olympic medallion made from blue wood. The WHW fund-raising medallion bears the Olympic rings, is plain backed and dated 1935-36.
WHW Pin Badge - Bomb A Nazi WHW winter relief fund-raising badge from the 1942 weapons series, depicting an aerial bomb. Stamped W2 on the reverse. With lapel pin
WHW Pin Badge - Sea Mine A Nazi WHW winter relief fund-raising badge from the 1942 weapons series, depicting a sea mine. Stamped W9 on the reverse. With lapel pin
WHW Propaganda Booklet - "Hitler and His Buildings" A miniature 32-page propaganda booklet to raise funds for the Nazi Winter Help fund. Entitled "Hitler and his Buildings" it includes pictures of Hitler with Nazi party buildings and infrastructure.
WHW Propaganda Booklet - "Hitler and His People" A miniature 32-page propaganda booklet to raise funds for the Nazi Winter Help fund. Entitled "Hitler and his People" it includes pictures of Hitler in a variety of popular situations.
WHW Propaganda Booklet - "Hitler and the Army" A miniature 33-page propaganda booklet to raise funds for the Nazi Winter Help fund. Entitled "Hitler and the Army" it includes pictures of Hitler with Heer personnel.
WHW Winter Relief Badge - Saar A Nazi WHW winter relief fund-raising badge for the Saar region. White metal with clip
WHW Winter Relief Tinny A Nazi WHW Winter Relief tinny depicting George and the Dragon. With clip. Inscription reads "Sichert den Seig uber hunger und kalte - Wir Opfern!"
WHW Winter Relief Tinny - George and the Dragon A Nazi WHW Winter Relief tinny depicting George and the Dragon. With clip. Inscription reads "Sichert den Seig uber hunger und kalte - Wir Opfern!" Good condition, with clip.
WHW Winter Relief Tinny, 1933 NSDAP WHW Winter Relief tinny for December 1933, inscribed "Ja" on a pressed brass badge. With pin
Wing from a German Officers Cap Eagle - Dig-up The wing from a German army officers cap eagle. With clip intact. A dig-up from Festung Breslau fortress near Wroclaw in Poland.
WO11 Dress Sleeve Badge - Brass A brass warrant officer 2nd class dress sleeve badge. Red cloth backing. Queens crown. With clips, brass backing plate and pin
Wooden DAF Fund Raising Badge An unusual wooden DAF (Deutsches Arbeitsfront) WHW winter relief fund-raising badge. Dated 1934-35. Early pattern eagle and swastika with DAF insignia. Plain-backed. With hanging loop
Worldwide Peace Service Ribbon Bar The ribbon bar for the US Worldwide Peace Service medal. With clips
WW1 Baden Veterans Award A WW1 Grand Duchy of Baden veterans award. Gilded die-stamped bronze insignia has Grand Duchy of Baden ribbons attached. With clip
WW1 Croix de Guerre with Bronze Star A WW1 Croix de Guerre with a bronze star for "mentioned in despatches." Fine condition medal dated 1914-17. With original ribbon and pin
WW1 Cross of Honour A First World War German Cross of Honour with swords, awarded to combatants. Maker stamped W.R. on the reverse. Fine condition. No ribbon.
WW1 Cross of Honour - Non-combatant The German WW1 Hindenburg Cross of Honour without swords - awarded to non-combatants. Extra fine condition. No ribbon.
WW1 Cross of Honour for Combatants A WW1 German Cross of Honour with swords, awarded to all combatants. Maker stamped WR (Werner Redo, Saar) on the reverse. Dark patina. Fine condition. No ribbon
WW1 Framed Photograph - EK2 Holder A WW1 photograph of a uniformed German Iron Cross-winning infantryman with family. In original wooden frame which has the German national flag colours painted on.
WW1 Framed Photograph - Feldwebel A WW1 photograph of a German feldwebel in uniform with schirmmutze. In original steel frame
WW1 French Croix de Combatantes A WW1 French Croix de Combatantes medal, awarded to combatants giving service to France, 1914. Bronze, fine condition with original ribbon
WW1 German Air Gunners Badge - Museum Copy A museum copy of a WW1 Imperial German air gunner's badge. Cast metal badge with pin.
WW1 German Feldpost Card A German WW1 feldpost card, dated 1917. Picture shows eight German infantrymen in feldmutze.
WW1 German Five Mark Note A First World War German five Reichsmark note, dated 1917.
WW1 German Isonzo Veterans Badge A WW1 German badge for veterans of the 1917 Battle of Isonzo. The battle between German and Austro-Hungarian forces against the Italians was a particularly bloody campaign. Isonzo is now in Slovenia. The pressed white metal badge bears the words "World War 1917". With clip
WW1 German Officers Brass Buckle A WW1 German army officer's brass belt buckle. Gott Mit Uns inscription and crown on brass buckle, which is slightly out of shape. Otherwise complete.
WW1 German Students Fencing Club Cap A feldmutze-style cap worn by university and college students involved in university fencing societies up until the end of WW1. Red cloth cap has a red, white and green cap band and a pressed card peak stamped with the letters FT and AW. Black-centred cockade to the front. Maker-marked by Carl Bittner. Size 54. Slight mothing. The university from which the cap came is not known.
WW1 Gold Wound Badge - Officers A First World War gold wound badge. This is the cut-out version usually produced commercially and reserved for officers. Good condition with slight age tarnishing. Clip intact
WW1 Iron Cross Lapel Bow A small ribbon lapel bow for a WW1 Iron Cross holder. With maker marked fixing button. Good condition
WW1 Lancashire Fusiliers Cap Badge A WW1 bi-metal Lancashire Fusiliers 1914 pattern cap badge. With slide. Some wear to high points.
WW1 Medal Pair - Manchester Regiment A WW1 medal pair of 1914-18 British War Medal and Victory Medal to Private 252169 H. Astley, Manchester Regiment. Slight damage to gilding on Victory Medal, otherwise fine condition. Full length original ribbons.
WW1 Mounted Trio - Miniatures A miniature WW1 "Pip, Squeak and Wilfred" trio of 1914-15 Star, British War Medal and Victory Medal, mounted, with pin. Victory Medal has a Mentioned in Despatches" laurel clasp.
WW1 Pair - Royal Artillery A WW1 pair awarded to Gunner C.E. Pritchard, Royal Artillery. British War Medal 1914-18 and Victory Medal, both in extra fine condition.
WW1 Pair - Royal Engineers A WW1 pair of British War Medal 1914-18 and Victory Medal to Corporal 186404 2 WR Lord, Royal Engineers. Slight tarnishing to gilt on Victory Medal. Original ribbons.
WW1 Photograph of German EMs in Feldmutze A WW1 German photograph of eight enlisted men in feldmutze outside a hut.
WW1 Postcard - French Biplanes WW1 postcard showing French biplanes protecting an observation balloon, 1914-15
WW1 Postcard - Ypres Cathedral A WW1 postcard showing Ypres Cathedral before and after bombardment
WW1 Provost Staff Cap Badge A WW1 brass cap badge for Provost Staff. With slide. Kings crown with George V cypher
WW1 Prussian Table Medal for Gallantry A First World War table medal awarded for an act of gallantry that saved a life.
WW1 RASC Ceremonial Shoulder Title The rarer ceremonial dress version of the British army Royal Army Service Corps brass shouder title, in stylised lettering. 1914 pattern. 18mm lettering.
WW2 Air Force OS Map of SW England A WW2 Royal Air Force aeronautical Ordnance Survey map of South West England. All airfields marked, including Tangmere, along with artillery ranges, bombing ranges and shipping areas. Good condition
WW2 Brass Major's Crown - KC A WW2 British Army major's shoulder crown - Kings Crown. Flat, vertical lugs
WW2 Evacuee Certificates Two certificates issued from Buckingham Palace to thank a Mrs Dunger of Norfolk for taking in an evacuee. One is signed by George VI and is dated 1946. The second is from Queen Elizabeth II. In envelope with Buckingham Palace stamp
WW2 German Field Police Photograph A WW2 photograph of a German field police leutnant and EK2 holder, pictured with his frau. Reverse is dated 1944.
WW2 Italian Army M33 Combat Helmet An Italian army M33 steel helmet. Shell is green inside and out with normal field wear. Two stress cracks in lower shell - one on each side. Original tan hide liner. Web chinstrap. Shell is stamped T82 with wearers name "Nick" written on liner along with "L80". No visible size but appears to be a 56
WW2 Kyfhauser Veterans Medal A WW2 Kyfhauser Veterans Medal. Bronze medal with gilt finish. Full length original ribbon. Fine condition
WW2 Kyfhauser Veterans Stickpin A lapel stickpin for the WW2 Kyfhauser veterans organisation. Kyfhauser insignia on shield with national colours. Ges-gesch marked. Long turned pin
WW2 Medal Pair, RASC - Boxed A 2nd World War medal pair to Pte W Holliday, Royal Army Service Corps, of Thornaby, Yorkshire. France and Germany Star and 1939-45 War Medal. Each medal has original ribbon with sewn-over ends and paper packet. With box and citation
WW2 Petrol Ration Book A WW2 British petrol ration book. Complete and unissued.
WW2 Photograph - German Army NCO Small portrait photograph of a German Army NCO in uniform. Dated 1941
WW2 Photograph - Luftwaffe Pilot A WW2 photograph of a Luftwaffe pilot in flying gear. Lined on the reverse
WW2 Photograph - RAF Officer A large WW2 photograph of an RAF staff officer in full dress uniform. Photograph is 7" x 5". Slight damage in one corner. Picture was taken in South Shields.
WW2 Photograph - Royal Artilleryman An early war WW2 postcard photograph of a Royal Artillery enlisted man in dress uniform
WW2 Photograph - Searchlight Vehicle A WW2 photograph of a Thorneycroft searchlight truck of 44 Searchlight Regt of the Royal Artillery. Dated on the reverse 1940 and marked Regent Studio, Swindon.
WW2 Photograph Album - Iron Cross Holder A WW2 German photograph album for an Iron Cross holder. The album is embossed with a 1939 Iron Cross with swastika on the front cover. Contains around a dozen photographs, including the owner in army uniform with Iron Cross 2nd class and a wound badge. Other pictures show personnel in army and Luftwaffe uniforms
WW2 RAOC Cap Badge A WW2 Royal Army Ordnance cap badge, kings crown, in dull copper finish. No clip
WW2 Silver Wound Badge with Pin A solid-backed WW2 wound badge in silver. Good condition, with an L/13 stamp to the reverse. Unusually, the recipient has removed the original pin and hasp and replaced it with a long open pin, presumably to allow it to be worn as a lapel badge or moved more easily between uniforms.
WW2 Six Medal Group - REME Territorials A WW2 six-medal group to Craftsman (REME equivalent to private) RM Dunger of the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers. Consists of 1939-45 Star, Africa Star with 1st Army bar, Italy Star, Defence Medal, 1939-45 War Medal and named Territorial Medal. Mounted on black card for display purposes.
Yugoslav Partisan Titovka A WW2 field green serge Yugoslav partisan sidecap - a Titovka - also known as a JNA cap, worn by the Yugoslav Partisan Army. Inner label carries a makers mark - ACB - and a 1944 date. Size marked 56.
Zeppelin Corps NCO's Visor Cap A visor cap for an NCO in the Nazi Zeppelin Corps (DZR), The black serge naval-style cap has a black felt band and a cracked compressed leather peak. Slight mothing on lower edge. Black leather chinstrap. Badge is a tomak and enamel eagle, zeppelin and globe with a swastika attached at the bottom, surrounded by gilt wire laurels. Black compressed card sweatband with some cracking and wear, and black silk lining. No makers mark or size but appears to be a 54. The DZR was formed in 1935 from the former Zeppelin Company. During the early part of the war zeppelins were used mainly for reconnaissance and propaganda but were retired in 1940.