Black Watch, Alpha Company, Tour Shirt, The Doomers.
T shirt has been washed in the past and has a size label medium. read more
Rare French Made Matching Numbers K98 Bayonet. JWH 42, Chatellerault.
The blade has around 90% of its period factory finish, loss of finish to the tip area. One sharpening run along the cutting edge only. Both sides at the top of the blade has clear stamp details that are matching to the scabbard. Blade spine is stamped 42. The steel hilt has over 905 factory finish with clear waffenampt stamps to the top of the pommel, fixing button works freely. Both bakelite h... read more
British Paratroopers Cloth Insignia, Pegasus and Wings, on Sleeves.
This set a friend of mine pulled out of a Cardiff house last weekend. It would appear the sleeves of a BD have been cut off the uniform with the insignia still attached, only the top titles are missing. The insignia does have that ''embedded'' quality and i have no doubt that they are period applied the wing having a padded feel from the back of the sleeve material. Insignia has been hand stitc... read more
WW1 German P.08 Luger Holster. 1916. Cardiff.
The holster has supple leather with no weakness, stitching is tight, inside leather strap to lift the pistol has gone. The back has what looks like German style initials scratched to the leather. Inside has a clear 1916 date and makers details with what looks like the British soldiers name and number in pencil that picked this up during his time in Europe . The inside flap still has its numbere... read more
Boxed 1914/15 Medal Trio and Imperial Service Medal, Cardiff.
Found in a local house clearance in the Cardiff area a few weeks ago this trio of medals have never been out of there boxes and are in very nice condition. The medal boxes have a Cardiff address and are named to a SPR.W.H.POWELL,R.E. Service number 717 as are the medals. The Imperial Service medal is named..WILLIAM HENRY POWELL. As for condition, boxes and outer paper has some distress from ope... read more
WW2 Royal Marine Long Service Medal Group, HMS Duke of York, Battleship Scharnhorst Action.
Nice mounted group of six to Royal Marine L. Alexander who served on HMS Duke of York during his time in the Royal Navy. This V-class battleship transported Churchill to the United States in 1941, took part in the convoy duty and in 1941 took part in the Invasion of North Africa. There is a lot more interesting history to this ships WW2 actions in WW2 but im sure the action in December 1943 and... read more