Iron Cross 2nd Class Award Document. 1943. Gren.Regt.575. Signed by Ernst Sieler, RK Winner.
Document was awarded to a member of the 575 Gren, Regiment in 1943 and signed by Knights Cross and Oak leaves winner Ernst Sieler. I would rate the condition as very good with one fold. read more
Cardiff WW2 KIA Medal Group with Buckingham Palace Note. SS Harmonic, 1943. U-172.
Poignant group of medals belonging to a local Cardiff family named Dugine. The group consists of two sets of medals one being to Albert Dugine who was a fireman and trimmer on board the cargo steamer SS.Harmonic, ship was sunk on the 15th of July 1943 by U-172 captained by Carl Emmermann on his 5th patrol. Harmonic was on her way back to Britain from South America. The three medals, his entitle... read more
WW1 German M17 Steel Combat Helmet.
The ET66 stamped shell is in solid condition with close to 90% of its period factory finish remaining, you will find the usual overall scrapes and wear marks all over the shell from use,these have toned down with a dark patina from age. The inside finish over 95% complete with a clear ET66 stamp to one side near the chinstrap post. The three liner pads are present with pads , all three have had... read more
WW1 Dedicated Trench Watch. Lieut Askew, 2/2nd Monmouthshire Regiment. MC Winner 1918, Warwickshire Regiment.
A nice used silver marked watch with a very nice and crisp dedication from the NCO's of the 2/2 Mon Regiment in 1915. 2nd Lt Askew served with the 2nd Battalion of the Monmouthshire regiment when they landed in France in 1916, at some point he was attached to the Warwickshire Regiment as Captain and Quarter Master being awarded the MC in 1918 for conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty leadi... read more
WW1 British Steel Helmet, Brodie, John Roland maker.
The steel shell has one small knock to the side and close to 90% of its period factory rough finish to the outside, inside finish it better! Shell has a stamp to both ends, R10, the other R/0283, shell edge has an overlapping seam as found on British produced helmets. Both chinstrap ''bales'' are the split pin type. The liner system is complete with the black oilskin in supple condition and a c... read more
Welch Regiment WW2 Burma and Korea Medal Group.
Medals are mounted for wear and in very nice condition with the Korea medal being stamped around the edge to....22539979 CPL. A.J.ALDRICH WELCH. The medal mount still has its fixing pin and slides through the mount at the back. Would appear the group has been removed at some point from a display frame and ''as is'' when i found the lot. A friend did a quick look for me and Albert Jesse Aldrich... read more
WW1 British Officers Miniture Portrait Painting.
A very nicely professionally rendered portrait of an unknown British Officer in military uniform including his two WW1 ribbon bars. The portrait has been painted onto a very thin strip of what i believe is ivory and is named to the bottom side of the portrait. The frame would appear to be its period example but to note the back bottom closing clasp has gone so you need to be careful as the port... read more