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AFRIKA CUFF TITLE A very nice original 1943 pattern Afrika cuff title. Introduced in 1943 as a campaign decoration, is in full uncut condition with no hole rips or tears. As with all my cloth items it has been U.V light tested with no issues.
KRIEGSMARINE SUMMER TUNIC EAGLE A nice, used condition, Kriegsmarine summer tunic eagle. Shows some slight rubbing to the highlights and to the reverse it still retains its attaching pin and lower lug/blade.
15 YEAR NSDAP MEDAL A nice worn condition 15 year NSDAP service medal. Shows wear with rubbing to the highlights. This is the heavier in weight variant. A good original worn condition piece.
1944 GEWEHR SHOOTING BADGE/AWARD A very nice,good condition 1944 dated KK-Gewehr shooting badge/award. Still retains lots of its original finish and colours. The back still retains its attaching pin and is maker marked Carl Poellath,Schrobenhausen. Nice clean piece.
1957 ISSUE KRIEGSMARINE COMBAT CLASP & ISSUE BOX A very good condition, hard to find 1957 issue Kriegsmarine combat clasp and its issue box. This is a bronze issue award and is possibly unissued or at least never worn.
1959 PATTERN DENISON SMOCK A very nice and very clean 59 Pattern Denison Smock. Size 4,still has it makers label, no date but most likely mid to late 1960's issue. The camo scheme is the slightly rarer lighter variant which I believe the thinking is more of a Desert print/issue, or could be just one of those manufacturing oddities, not something I know too much about really. Retains all of its nickel Newey press studs, the zip runner is marked NZ and also has its 'Tail Flap' to the back. No holes, rips or tears, stitching is all there. In all a really nice original piece with minimal wear.
1st CLASS IRON CROSS A very nice worn condition non maker marked 1st class Iron Cross. Shows plenty of its original finish to the core with some slight rubbing to the highlights.
1st CLASS WAR MERIT CROSS without SWORDS. A nice used condition 1st class War Merit Cross without Swords. Still has its original attaching pin and is maker marked on the reverse with the number 3 for the maker Wilheim Deumer . Lüdenscheld.
1st PATTERN ARMY SHOOTING LANYARD A very nice 1st pattern Army shooting lanyard. The badge retains its cloth backing as does the lanyard itself. Shows very minor wear and as with all my cloth items it has been U.V light tested with no issues.
1ST PATTERN LUFTWAFFE BELT AND BUCKLE P.O.W interest A well worn 1st pattern Luftwaffe issue belt and buckle. It has the 1st pattern droop tail eagle which is well worn and polished, the reverse has a makers mark of the letter F within a circle but I don't know this maker. The leather has been altered with weave buy the original owner who was prisoner of war who worked on a local farm in the area, this was given to a young lad when he was about 15 during/near the end of the war and I got it in recently from his daughter. Nice piece of what could be called Prisoner of war trench art
2 PIECE RIBBON BAR A very nice condition 2 piece ribbon bar for the Iron Cross 2nd class and Russian front medal. Still retains its attaching pin
2 PIECE RIBBON BAR A very nice condition 2 piece ribbon bar for the 2nd Class Iron Cross and War Merit cross with swords. Still retains its attaching pin.
2 SINGLE EPPAULETTES 2 Single, very nice worn condition German Epaulettes. One is for the rank of Major with the 16th Infantry Regiment. The other is I think for Pioneer Battalion which looks to have had a device/numerals attached at one time. Both in good worn condition.
25 YEAR FAITHFULL SERVICE CROSS & BOX A very nice 25 year Faithfull service cross and its original box. The medal retains plenty of its original finish and the ribbon still has its attaching pin.
2nd CLASS IRON CROSS A very nice and fairly clean 2nd Class Iron Cross. Minimal wear retaining a lot of its original finish to the core, which is also magnetic.
2nd CLASS IRON CROSS maker marked A nice used condition WW2 Iron Cross 2nd Class. Shows some wear with some rubbing to the highlights. Correct three piece construction with a magnetic core. Again this ring marked 24 for the maker Arbeitsgemeinschaft der Hanauer Plakettenhersteller,Hanau Would easily clean up very nice,if you so wished.
2nd CLASS IRON CROSS maker marked A nice used condition WW2 Iron Cross 2nd Class. Shows some wear with some rubbing to the highlights. Correct three piece construction with a magnetic core. The ring marked 24 for the maker Arbeitsgemeinschaft der Hanauer Plakettenhersteller,Hanau
2nd CLASS IRON CROSS maker marked A nice used condition WW2 Iron Cross 2nd Class. Shows some wear with some rubbing to the highlights. Retains a good amount of its original finish. Correct three piece construction with a magnetic core. The ring marked 22 for the maker Boerger & Co. Berlin. In all a very nice piece with a not often seen maker.
2nd CLASS WAR MERIT CROSS w/out Swords & ISSUE PACKET,NAMED A nice condition 2nd class War Merit Cross without swords and its original packet. The front of the packet has the original recipients name ink written on it. To the reverse it has the makers mark.
2nd CLASS WAR MERIT CROSS with Swords & ISSUE PACKET A very nice unissued 2nd class War Merit with swords and issue packet. Medal has never been on the ribbon and is still inside its issue paper. Packet is maker marked for Deschler, as is the ring which has the number 1. It comes from the Deschler hoard found a few years back.
36 GERMAN WARTIME PHOTOS 36 Photo album removed German wartime photographs. All are of soldiers in uniform with awards and some of nurses with a couple appearing to have been taken in France. I think they have all come from a family photo album as some are of the same man and woman. One has been torn when it must have been removed from album.
40 YEAR FAITHFULL SERVICE CROSS A very nice, clean condition 40 year Faithful Service Cross. Retains its original finish and all black enamelling. It has its original ribbon which still retains its attaching pin.
5 RESIN/RUBBER No36 Mk1 MILLS GRENADES Good solid Resin/Rubber made No36 Mk1 British Mills Grenades. To be honest I know very little about these,im not sure if they are dummy or training grenades or just resin copies. All come apart the cap is all marked and dated 7.42(1942) Initially they look like the real ones and only until you pick one up you realise the are not metal. Ideal as a display piece or for reenactor's. I have 5 available all in the same condition, price is for one. U.K sales only
ASERBAIDSCHAN VOLUNTEERS ARMSHIELD A nice printed army foreign volunteer full uncut arm shield for Aserbaidscan volunteers. Shows some staining with age, otherwise fine.
BLACK WOUND BADGE A nice Black Wound badge. Looks to be a mid to late war produced badge, shows some slight wear to the highlights and still retains its attaching pin.
BLACK WOUND BADGE maker marked L/21 A very nice condition Black Wound badge. The badge is maker marked in a small box just above the catch L/21 for the maker Förster & Barth,Pforzheim. The badge shows some slight wear to the highlights not a lot, also still retains its attaching pin.
BLACK WOUND BADGE,ONE PIECE VARIANT A late war one piece variant Black Wound badge. In good condition, the badge is the one piece type with the catch and hinge as part of the badge with only the pin being separate. Not the most common style of these badges
BRITISH PARA HELMET POST WAR ISSUE A very nice post war issue British Para Helmet. Identical to the WW2 issue helmets but the liner for this one is dated for 1965. The cloth sacking has always been on the is helmet with bolts actually going the through the sacking material. Also you can see on the inside of the helmet the remains of original netting which has been cut off. Under the material the helmet shell retains lots of its original green finish. Very pleasing on the eye and a lot lot cheaper than the price of wartime dated helmets.
BRITISH PARA HELMET POST WAR ISSUE,CAMO PAINTED A very nice post war issue British Para Helmet. Identical to the WW2 issue helmets but the liner for this one is dated for 1965. The helmet has original sand/desert camo paint and has an original WW2 issue camouflage net attached. The inside of the shell still has its original top pad, which is usually missing and is dated for 1968. Very nice,issued helmet.
BRONZE GRADE MOTHERS CROSS & ISSUE PACKET A very nice bronze grade Mothers Cross with its original issue packet. The cross retains all of its enamelling and long original ribbon. The packet is in a worn condition and has a rip to the reverse. It also has its maker mark on the back of packet.
CASED 1st CLASS IRON CROSS maker marked A very nice worn condition EK1 and its original issue case. Shows some slight rubbing but plenty of its original finish to its core. The pin is maker marked 65 for Klein and Quenzer. Case is in a clean condition and fully functional.In all a nice original piece.
CASED 1st CLASS WAR MERIT CROSS without SWORDS. A very nice condition 1st Class War Merit Cross in its original issue case/box. To top tip and bottom of the cross shows some minor tarnishing other wise lots of it original finish with the highlights having the glass like finish. The pin is maker marked number 4 for the maker Steinhauer & Luck. Nice original piece.
COMBAT DAMAGED SS BELT BUCKLE This is one I had in my own collection, sold it and have got it back in a part ex deal. A very nice worn condition with combat damage. Not bullet damage but most likely a small pice of shrapnel damage. Other than the small split, buckle is in a good worn condition with a real 'been there' look about it. Though unmarked most likely an Overhoff and Cie buckle. Nice original piece.
COURT MOUNTED CZECH MEDAL with PRAGUE BAR A very nice court mounted Czech Medal with its original Prague bar. Issued as one of the 'Flowers Wars' medal for the entrance into Czechoslovakia and nice to find with its original Prague bar.
DAF STICK PIN A very nice worn condition DAF cog wheel stickpin. The back is RZM marked also with the number 54. The pin has its correct light twist in the pin.
DEMJANSK ARMSHIELD A worn condition Demjansk shield. A steel wartime made shield which has lost most of its finish and has its original cloth backing and retains all 4 of its attaching blades in a diamond formation attached through its backing plate. Not perfect nut priced to sell.
DEUTSCHE FRAUENWERK BADGE A very nice women's Deutsche Frauenwerk enamelled badge. All enamelling is there and still retains its attaching pin. The reverse is RZM marked M1/34 for the maker Karl Wurster, Markneukirchen.
FULL UNCUT KRIEGSMARINE TUNIC EAGLE A very nice full uncut off the roll Kriegsmarine tunic eagle. Excellent condition, difficult to upgrade. As with all my cloth items it has been U.V light tested with no issues.
FULL UNCUT TROPICAL/DAK KRIEGSMARINE TUNIC EAGLE A very nice, not often seen full uncut tropical/Afrika Korps tunic eagle. In really clean condition with no rips or tears.
GENERAL ASSAULT BADGE A good used condition General Assault badge. A non maker marked award but this one can be attributed,(imo) to Rudolph Karneth. Shows some wear to the front but still retains some of its original colour/finish. Still retains its attaching pin and catch
GERMAN BAKELITE 88mm FUSE CASE A very nice condition 1938 dated German Bakelite 88mm fuse case. The base screws on nice and tight and the case has lots of markings. No cracks or breaks.
HEER/KRIEGSMARINE SUMMER TUNIC EAGLE A nice, used condition Heer/Kriegsmarine summer tunic eagle. Still retains lots of its original finish and retains its attaching pin. Missing its small attaching lug which is usually at the bottom of the badge. These white metal eagles were not just on Army tunics but also by worn by Kriegsmarine Administration officials.
HERMANN GOERING DIVISION LUFTWAFFE EAGLE A very nice unissued Luftwaffe black backing eagle. These were used by the Hermann Goering division,worn on the M42 Overseas cap and M43, also worn by Luftwaffe ground crew. In my opinion this would be difficult to upgade. As with all my cloth items it has been U.V light tested and has no issues.
HERMANN GOERING DIVISION LUFTWAFFE EAGLE A very nice issued Luftwaffe black backing eagle.This looks to have been cap removed. These were used by the Hermann Goering division,worn on the M42 Overseas cap and M43, also worn by Luftwaffe ground crew. As with all my cloth items it has been U.V light tested and has no issues.
IMPERIAL,PRUSSIAN PAIR & 20 YEAR SERVICE MEDALS A very nice, court mounted Imperial Prussian pair of medals being a Franco Prussian war medal 1800-71 for combatants and Wilhelm Centenary medal. Also comes with a 1st class 20 years Prussian Service cross.
INFANTRY ASSAULT BADGE A nice, used condition Infantry Assault badge. Looks to be a mid war produced badge, being the stamped out version. Shows some slight rubbing to the highlights otherwise fine, still retains its attaching pin and catch.
INFANTRY ASSAULT BADGE maker marked, A nice worn condition Infantry Assault badge. The badge is make marked for ShuCo 41,the letter u has been a little rubbed out by the pin. The catch has been repaired and replaced at sometime but not a recent repair. In all a nice piece priced for to sell due to repair.
ITALIAN/GERMAN AFRIKA CAMPAIGN MEDAL A very nice worn condition anglo Italian/German Africa campaign medal. Medal is maker marked and comes on its original piece of ribbon. The award was instituted by the Italian Government to reward the achievements of the "Afrikakorps". The medal was awarded only to German troops.
JOB LOT of 5 WW2 PERIOD ISSUED ARBEITSBUCHS 5 original workers Arbeitsbuchs. Four are the first pattern and one second pattern. One was issued to someone working for the Krupps factory another working for Siemans,one issued to a woman. All are filled in a couple a lot more than others. All in a used worn condition but all pages are there and none are ripped or loose.
KRIEGSMARINE CAP TALLY A very nice wartime period, full uncut Kriegmarine cap tally. Slightly toned due to age otherwise fine, no rips holes or tears. As with all my cloth items it has been U.V light tested.
KRIEGSMARINE SUBMARINERS U-BOAT BADGE maker marked A very nice maker marked, worn condition,Kriegsmarine Submariners U-boat badge. Still retains some of its original finish and is maker marked to the back GWL within a circle for the maker Gebruder Wegerhof of Ludenscheid. who only made the cut out swaztika variants of this badge. Still retains its original attaching pin though catch has a little damage but is there. In all a nice original piece.
KRIEGSMARINE TELLERMUTZE EAGLE BADGE A very nice used,worn condition Kriegsmarine Tellermtze Eagle and cockade combination badge. Cockade and eagle are correctly attached to each other and still has its original attaching pin.
KRIM SHIELD A nice condition Krim Shield on its original green cloth backing. The shield shows some slight rubbing to the highlights. The reverse still has its backing plate and all four prongs but has not got any paper backing.
LATE WAR NSDAP PARTY BADGE A very nice painted late war issue NSDAP party badge. The badge is is in a good slightly worn condition,still retains its attaching pin and is RZM marked M1/17, for the maker F. W. Assmann & Söhne, Lüdenscheid
LUFTSCHUTZ MEDAL & ISSUE BOX An excellent condition Luftschutz medal in its original issue box. The medal is the lightweight variant on its original ribbon which has its attaching pin. These lightweight medals were supposedly given to women but I would imagine as the war progressed they would have been issued to all recipients.
LUFTWAFFE ADMINISTRAITION OFFICALS COLLAR TABS A nice matching pair of Luftwaffe Administration Officials collar tabs. Unissued pair with correct 3 piece silver bullion weave.
LUFTWAFFE BELT & BUCKLE A nice, worn condition Luftwaffe belt and buckle. The buckle is worn with some slight rubbing to the highlights, to the reverse the buckle is maker marked for the maker Gustav Brehmer, Markneukirchen. A brown leather belt with the runner of the belt has been unusually stitched so that the stitiching do's not come through.
LUFTWAFFE OBSERVERS CLOTH BADGE A very nice,mint in my opinion,cloth Luftwaffe Observers badge. Never issued,tailors shop issue and still has its original price tab to the reverse for RM 0,80. A very nice cloth award and would be difficult to upgrade. As with all my cloth items it has been U.V light tested.
LUFTWAFFE RANGE FINDER CLOTH INSIGNIA A nice used condition Luftwaffe Range Finder qualification arm/sleeve insignia. In good condition, no rips or mothing just some light soiling with age.
M1915 DUTCH STORMDOLCK KNIFE,WW2 GERMAN RE-ISSUE A very nice,scarce and difficult to find M1915 Dutch 'Stormdolck fighting knife which has been converted and re-issued by German forces during WW2 which was re-designated as the Dolch115. Very nice clean condition in its original converted leather scabbard. On the crossgaurd it has a serial/ issue number 8476,also its original acceptance stamp. Hard to find and would look great in any edge weapons collection.
M31 GERMAN WATER BOTTLE A nice used condition M31 pattern Water bottle and original cup. The bottle is maker marked to the neck and dated for 1938 as is the cup also dated for 1938.The bottle lid also looks to have 2 initals scrathed into it. Reatins all leather straps and clip. The cover shows some wear and retains all of its buttons.,no real issues with this most definatly wartime used waterbottle.
MATCHING PAIR of PITH HELMET SHIELDS A nice used condition, matching pair of Pith helmet topical/Afrika Korps shields. Both show rubbing and wear to the front and both still have all of their attaching pins. Nice matching pair, not two that have just been put together.
MILITARY COLLECTABLES REFERENCE BOOK I have 2 very good condition, of the Military Collectables reference books. One of the best general reference books produced covering all types of militaria in general. Price is for one.
MILITARY PARADES STEWARDS ARMBAND A very nice, German armband as worn by armed forces personnel who were used as stewards for military parades. No mothing, rips or tears. It has some very minor staining with age. As with all my cloth items it has been U.V light tested with no issues. These steward armbands are becoming more difficult to find.
MINIATURE MOTHERS CROSS IN GOLD A very nice original miniature Mothers Cross in Gold. Attached to its original ribbon and still retains its attaching pin. Nice original piece, harder to find than the full size medals
MODERN BRITISH MERCIAN REGIMENT BELT & BUCKLE A good bronzed British Army Mercian Regiment belt and buckle. Shows some rubbing to the highlights and has small producers label to inside of belt.
MODERN BRITISH PARA HELMET A very good modern issue British Para helmet. Comes with its camouflage helmet covered by its correct camo net, with tape bine around the edge. To the inside top of the shell it still has its issue label. Aslo retains its correct liner and chinstrap.
MOTHERS CROSS in GOLD & ISSUE CASE A very nice Gold grade Mothers Cross with its original issue case. The cross retains all of its enamelling and long original ribbon. The case has its facsimile cross logo to the front, clasp on box is in working order and inside of the lid is maker marked for Richard Sieper and Sohne, Ludenscheid.
NSDAP ARMBAND A nice condition NSDAP party armband A multi piece BeVo woven armband,it shows no rips or tears. As with all my cloth items it has been U.V light tested with no issues.
NSKK ARM/CAP EAGLE INSIGNIA A nice NSKK arm or cap eagle. A BeVo woven eagle in fairly clean condition and looks to may have been tunic removed.
NSKOV VETERANS CAP EAGLE & TUNIC EAGLE A very nice cap and tunic pair of eagles for the NSKOV war veterans. Both are maker marked number 1 for Deschler. They both retain there attaching pins. In good order with only minimal wear.
NSKOV-DRKB CAP A very nice looking NSKOV/DRKB war veterans cap. It has a great saddle shape look. It has the correct Third Reich period cap band and celluloid label to the interior and issue label under the liner band. A very nice, great shape,great looking cap.
NSKOV/DRKB VETERANS ARMBAND A nice unissued,never been stitched together NSKOV/DRKB veterans arm band. Nice clean piece and is unissued. As with all my cloth items it has been U.V light tested with no issues.
PANZER ASSAULT BADGE maker marked A very nice Panzer Assault badge.The badge is slightly convexed and still retains its attaching pin and small amount of its original finish. To the reverse it is also marked for the maker Karl Wurster,Markneukirchen. Not the most common of makers for Panzer badge.
POST 53 BRITISH OFFICERS ROYAL CORPS of TRANSPORT CAP & COLLAR BADGES & SHOULDER TABS A nice set of post 1953 Queens Crown, Royal Corps of Transport Cap and collar badge set with RCT shoulder tabs for the rank of Captain. Nice little set.
RED CROSS HELFERIN/NURSES BADGE A very nice condition WW2 issue Red Cross Helpers/Nurses badge. Retains almost all of its enamelling and it's attaching pin. The reverse is also marked Ges.Gesch.
RUSSIAN FRONT MEDAL & ISSUE PACKET A very nice Russian Front medal and issue packet. Medal has never been on the ribbon and looks to have toned with age. Packet is maker marked for Steinhauer & Luck.
RUSSIAN FRONT MEDAL MAKER MARKED.19 A fairly nice condition Russian Front medal with ribbon. Retains lots of its original finish which shows some bubbling which I think was with the way it was manufactured. The ring is numbered 19 for the maker E. Ferdinand Wiedmann, Frankfurt am Main.
RUSSIAN FRONT MEDAL MAKER MARKED.93 A very nice condition Russian Front medal. Medal comes on its original ribbon. The ring on the medal has its makers number 93 for the maker Richard Simme & Sohne,Gablonz a.d.Neisse.
SA SPORTS ARMBAND A very nice condition SA sports armband. No mothing rips or tears. As with all my cloth items, it has been U.V light tested with no issues.
SA80 BAYONET A very nice complete British SA80 bayonet. Comes in its original scabbard which still has its original saw tool and sharpening tool. This is held in its original issue DPM camo frog. In all a very nice complete rig. Over 18's only. I will post overseas but the buyer is responsible for making sure it can be posted to their country.
SCARCE MATCHING PAIR 17th CHESHIRE HOMEGAURD INSIGNIA A very nice and actually scarce matching pair of Cheshire Homegaurd 17th (Heswall) Battalion cloth patches. Both are matching and have been tunic removed in very good condition.
SILVER GRADE MOTHERS CROSS & ISSUE PACKET A very nice Silver grade Mothers Cross with its original issue packet. The cross retains all of its enamelling and long original ribbon. The packet is in a worn condition and has a rip to the reverse. It also has its maker mark on the back of packet.
SS ARM EAGLE A nice issued embroided SS Arm eagle. This the round headed variant ,no rips or tears though some of the edges has some pulled threads, possibly tunic removed? In all a nice clean piece.
STATE SERVICE ARMBAND A very nice worn condition State Service armband Good colour, no rip or tears, it has an ink acceptance stamp to the front. As with all my cloth items it has been U.V light tested with no issues.
TUNIC REMOVED KRIEGSMARINE EAGLE A nice condition,tunic removed embroided Kriegsmarine tunic eagle. Yellow gold eagle on navy blue background. Nice original piece with that 'been there look' to it.
WAR MERIT MEDAL A nice War Merit medal. Small piece of ribbon,appears to be no edge knocks.
WAR MERIT MEDAL A nice condition WW2 issue War Merit Medal. Medal comes on its original piece of ribbon.
WAR VETERANS POST CARD,LUDENDORFFE NOTE & STAMP A small group of War veterans items including a great photo postcard showing a group of WW1 veterans wearing their party armbands,NSKOV armbands and head gear and veterans flag and gorget. A small veterans stamp. Also comes with a delicate condition currency Ludendorff spende bank not,this has some rips and tear but is all there. These were issued to raise money for the German War wounded and disabled. This comes in its original issue envelope.
WEHRMACHT EQUIPMENT BELT LOOP maker marked A very nice condition Wehrmacht equipment belt loop. Loop is maker marked and dated for 1942,no issues with stitching, nice original piece.
WEST WALL MEDAL & ISSUE PACKET A very nice West Wall medal and its issue packet. Medal is in very good condition and packet has it details to the front and makers issue marks to the back.
WEST WALL MEDAL & ISSUE PACKET A very nice West Wall medal and issue packet. Medal in good condition on its original ribbon. Paper issue packet has one small rip to the side but not too bad. To the reverse it has its makers details.
WOMENS RAD BADGE/BROACH A nice used condition women's RAD Badge/Broach. Shows some slight rubbing to the highlights, the reverse has its attaching pin and is maker marked A for Assmann and 38 for 1938.
WW1 DEATH PLAQUE 1914 CASUALTY A WW1 Death plaque to; 17440, Driver Thomas Geelan. 9th Field Company Royal Engineers. Died 4th December 1914. Comes with its original issue carded envelope holder. Worthy of more research
WW1 DEATH PLAQUE,LOYAL NORTH LANCS A very nice original WW1 Death plaque to; 39878 Private Otto Davies, 1st/4th Battalion. The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. Died 23rd April 1918 aged 19, from Higher Broughton ,Manchester. Plaque has for small holes North,South East and west on plaque from originally being mounted. Worthy of more research.
WW1/WW2 COURT MOUNTED GROUP A very nice WW1/WW2 Court Mounted group of 3 medals being; Hindenberg cross with swords, 12 and 4 year long service Army/Kriegsmarine issue medals, both having the correct eagle devices attached to the ribbons. The Hindenberg cross is maker marked and to the back of the mounting it still has its attaching pin. ON HOLD FOR J.S
WW2 GERMAN ARMY BELT BUCKLE A nice, worn condition German Army belt buckle. Shows rubbing and wear to the front but all details are there. The reverse still retains some of its original colour. Non maker marked, nice original period worn item.
WW2 ISSUE BRITISH Mk3 'TURTLE' HELMET A very nice condition WW2 issue British Mk3 helmet. Known as a Turtle helmet because of its shape. The wartime made helmets have higher chinstrap bales compared to post war helmet shell which are closer to the edge of the helmet. The liner is marked and dated for 1944,retains plenty of its original finish and has a camouflage net, though I think this has been added later.
WW2 RAF NAVIGATORS HALF WING A very nice WW2 RAF aircrew battledress worn Navigators half wing brevet. In a good used condition and looks to have been tunic removed.