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Austrian Model 1895 Mannlicher Bayonet

Austrian model 1895 mannlicher bayonet. In good looking used condition, 365 mm in overall length with a 240 mm blade. Handsome military look, the hardwood grip panels show wear, metal is mostly bright and the blade is of course lightly sharpened. Maker marked on the ricasso CE WG for Osterreichische Waffenfabrik Gesellschaft (roughly translating to Continue Reading

Original 201 x 256 mm printed Proclamation to the People of the Philippines issued by General Douglas MacArthur and bearing his facsimile signature. Letter has three folds but is in very good condition.  The proclamation outlines the reformation of the Philippine Government under President Sergio Osmena.

Photo Postcards of the SA in New York

Two photo postcards of the Sturmabteilung (SA) visit to New York.  There is no date but it would be assumed that the vist was pre 1936.  The photo postcards are in excellent condition and are original not reproductions.

Royal Army Reserve Badge

Sterling silver Royal Army Reserve badge.  Hallmarked Birmingham 1938, has JF makers mark in the hallmark and measures 25 mm.

Royal Army Reserve Badge

Sterling silver Royal Army Reserve badge.  Hallmarked Birmingham 1938, has E&C makers mark in the hallmark and measures 25 mm.

UN Korean War Armistice Pamphlet

This pamphlet was produced by the UN for visitors to the Panmunjom joint security area on the Demilitarized Zone between North and South Korea.  The pamphlet sets out how the armistice came into being. The 12pp pamphlet was published in 1983 by the United nations Command Component, Military Armistice Commission Secretariat, Seoul South Korea.  Pamphlets Continue Reading

UN Safe Conduct Pass Korean War

In the Korean War both sides used paper as a weapon.  The UN forces and the North Koreans and Chinese alike dropped millions of pamphlets, letters and entreaties to each other’s troops, in an attempt to influence the thoughts and motivations of their enemies. There are many examples of the manipulative and calculated way each Continue Reading

UN Safe Conduct Pass Korean War

In the Korean War both sides used paper as a weapon.  The UN forces and the North Koreans and Chinese alike dropped millions of pamphlets, letters and entreaties to each other’s troops, in an attempt to influence the thoughts and motivations of their enemies. Both sides issued a safe conduct pass that were supposed to Continue Reading

UN Safe Conduct Pass Korean War

In the Korean War both sides used paper as a weapon. The UN forces and the North Koreans and Chinese alike dropped millions of pamphlets, letters and entreaties to each other’s troops, in an attempt to influence the thoughts and motivations of their enemies. There are many examples of the manipulative and calculated way each Continue Reading

UN Safe Conduct Pass Korean War

In the Korean War both sides used paper as a weapon. The UN forces and the North Koreans and Chinese alike dropped millions of pamphlets, letters and entreaties to each other’s troops, in an attempt to influence the thoughts and motivations of their enemies. There are many examples of the manipulative and calculated way each Continue Reading

Unpublished Photos of Adolf Hitler

4 unpublished photos of Adolf Hitler during a public event.  The photos have been taken from the original negatives, these are not official photos taken by Hoffman but of a civilian during one of Adolf public parades and speeches.  All the photos are in excellent condition and measure 140 x 90 mm.

Black and white 9 x 14 cm vintage postcard of ‘The staff of the allied armies’ picturing Lt. Gen Bradley, Admiral Ramsay, Vice Air Marshall Leigh Mallory, Lt. Gen Biddle Smith, Air Marshall Tedder, General Eisenhower and Filed Marshall Montgomery.  Printed by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd, England.  The card is in overall very good Continue Reading

WW1 Medal Impressed To A Chaplain

WW1 medal (British War Medal) impressed to Chaplain Thomas Alphonsus Campbell.  Medal has the original ribbon and comes with all records including copies of the Chaplain’s handwritten diary when on the front line in France.  Very rare to find medals impressed to a Chaplain.