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A nice original British RA (Royal Artillery) Officers bullion made cap i/e beret badge

A nice original British RA (Royal Artillery) Officers bullion made cap i/e beret badge

A good example of a British RA (Royal Artillery) Officers bullion made cap i/e beret badge. The bullion grenade is on a red backing with the word UBIQUE beneath it. read more

Code: 51701

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A nice original set of two American made badges to the 1st Allied Airborne Command

A nice original set of two American made badges to the 1st Allied Airborne Command

This little set of two American made badges for the USAAF 1st Allied Airborne Command consist of a flat edge shoulder patch and a not so commen DI (distinctive insignia) crest. Both badges ar in a good condition. read more

Code: 51700

85.00 EUR

A nice original painted pre 1953 Royal Marines cap badge

A nice original painted pre 1953 Royal Marines cap badge

This is a neat example of a pre 1953 orginal painted RM (Royal Marines) cap badge. The badge has its original cutter pin still present and is in a nice condition. read more

Code: 51699

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A used example of a American made sterling marked 1st Troop Carrier Command distinctive insignia i.e unite DI

A used example of a American made sterling marked 1st Troop Carrier Command distinctive insignia i.e unite DI

This is nice example of a so called American distinctive crest for the American 1st Troop Carrier Command. It is a blue enamel disc with relief of an eagle carrying a solider in its talons depicted a blue enamel text "VINCIT OU PRIMUM GERIT". The command was formed on 30 April 1942 as the Air Transport Command, with headquarters at Washington, DC. Its first operational unit was the 50th Transpo... read more

Code: 51697

25.00 EUR

A orginal Arnhem battle ground dug up press release plate for a X type parachute clock

A orginal Arnhem battle ground dug up press release plate for a X type parachute clock

This is a nice example of a Arnhem found dug up part of a X type parachute harness clock. It is the press release plate for un-locking the buckles from the harness clock. This example was found in the early '80 on one of the two droppings zones in the area of Wolfheze and Ede dropzone X for the 1st Parachute Brigade and dropzone Y for the 4th Parachute Brigade. The plate is in a good condtion f... read more

Code: 51695

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Out of print book : We shall fight in the streets ! by Captain S.J.Cuthbert Scots Guards

Out of print book : We shall fight in the streets ! by Captain S.J.Cuthbert Scots Guards

This booklet which was published in 1943 by Gale & Polden Limited is an attempt to put into cold reality Churchill's famous rhetoric about 'fighting in the streets, beaches and landing grounds' to resist a German invasion early in the Second World War. The book, written by a Scots Guards officer, explores terrain, methods of attack and defence; the use of explosives; arms and equipment; trainin... read more

Code: 51693

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A nice mid war period red on yellow printed Royal Armoured Corps shoulder title

A nice mid war period red on yellow printed Royal Armoured Corps shoulder title

This is a neat example of a nice mid war period red on yellow printed Royal Armoured Corps shoulder title.The RAC was created on 4 April 1939, just before World War II started, by combining regiments from the cavalry of the line which had mechanised with the Royal Tank Corps (renamed Royal Tank Regiment). As the war went on and other regular cavalry and Territorial Army Yeomanry units became me... read more

Code: 51692

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A neat example of a difficult to find mid war period curved Airborne shoulder title

A neat example of a difficult to find mid war period curved Airborne shoulder title

This is a good example of a uncommon curved Airborne shoulder title. These curved Airborne shoulder title were introduced at the beginning of the formation of Airborne Forces and were mainly worn by the units until they were issued with there own shoulder titles. Trough out the war these curved Airborne titles were mainly worn by officers who were not attached to a specific unit. This title is ... read more

Code: 51691

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A very nice example of a issued and unfortunately single printed Pegasus arm formation sign

A very nice example of a issued and unfortunately single printed Pegasus arm formation sign

They don't come better as this issued printed Pegasus Airborne Division formation signs. First introduced in 1942 and designed by Major E.Seago based on the Greek saga of the winged horse Pegasus and his rider Bellerophon. This perfect issued unfortunately single example is in a good and issued condition. Hard to upgrate and they are getting harder to get now. read more

Code: 51690

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A nice example of a metal beret i.e tam o'shanter badge to the K.O.S.B. (Kings Own Scottish Borderers)

A nice example of a metal beret i.e tam o'shanter badge to the K.O.S.B. (Kings Own Scottish Borderers)

This is a neat example of a metal beret i.e tam o'shanter badge to the K.O.S.B. (Kings Own Scottish Borderers). In the period between the wars, the regiment's regular battalions were sent all over the British Empire to Ireland, Egypt and Hong Kong but were quickly recalled home at the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939. One of its heaviest losses during the war was at the ill-fa... read more

Code: 51689

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