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3569
Australia: BOER WAR CARD INVITATION TO ATTEND "AUSTRALIAN SQUADRON" SPORTS & CONCERT. No Year Dates. Top left corner removed to signify attendance. Grade II-
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3570
Australia: WW2 ORIGINAL SIGNATURE OF AIR GUNNER FLYING OFFICER GEORGE RONALD GILBERT WARNE. Born in Kew, Victoria 1921, Fl. Off. Warne enlisted in the RAAF in 1941. He served with 7,8 and 32 Squadrons flying 135 sorties in total. Signature is on a 'Golden Anniversary of the RAAF' First Day Cover, dated 1971. All mounted on an A-4 card with a brief biography and copy of a wartime B & W photo of the F1. Off. in uniform. Grade II
 SOLD at A$15
3571
Australia: WW2 ORIGINAL SIGNATURE OF FLIGHT LIEUTENANT HUGH D.H. LEARMONTH DFM. Born in Portland, Victoria in 1917, Flt. Lt. Learmonth enlisted in the RAAF in 1940. He flew two tours of duty with 2 Squadron. Signatures are contained on a blank business card and a slightly larger piece of matching card with a postmarked '6c' stamp featuring RAAF Mirages. All contained on a A-4 size piece of card with a brief biography and a copy of a large B & W wartime image of Flt. Lt. Learmonth in his WW2 uniform. Grade II
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3572
Canada: WW2 RCAF SMALL CARD SIGNED POST WAR BY RCAF FIGHTER ACE F/LT G.D. CAMERON DFC (5.5 Victories). 401 Squadron. Signature presented on black A4 card behind plastic cover. Ready to frame. Grade II.
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3573
Great Britain:WW2 RAF POST WAR HANDWRITTEN SIGNATURE OF AVM W.E. DULTON, DSO, DFC; who sunk two U-Boats in WW2. C.O. of 58 Sqn. Signature on card with photo and short biography presented on display board. Ready to frame. Grade II.
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3574
Great Britain: BARON JAMES PRIOR AUTOGRAPH ON A 2008 DATED DAY COVER CELEBRATING 'NORTHERN IRELAND'. Limited edition number 208 of 300. Cover has colour photographic image of 'The Giants Causeway' a natural phenomenon along the coast line created by ancient volcanic eruptions. Hand signed in black ink. Cover contains a very brief biography of Prior. Cover has been stored well and is in excellent condition. Grade I-
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3575
Great Britain:WW2 RARE SIGNATURE OF AIR CHIEF MARSHALL SIR RALPH COCHRANE ON A 1971 DATED FIRST DAY COVER COMMEMORATING THE '60th ANNIVERSARY OF THE 1st LONG DISTANCE INTERNATIONAL AIR RACE'. Cover has a colour illustration of a Bristol Blenheim MK 1 light bomber & Air Chief Marshal Sir Ralph Alexander Ink signature in black pen. Cover has some slight age related yellowing to the paper. Few items and documents are ever sighted with Cochrane's signature. An exceptionally rare signature of one of the most historically important figures in the WW2 RAF. Cochrane, GBE, KCB, AFC, RAF (24 February 1895-17 December 1977) was a British pilot and Royal Air Force officer, perhaps best known for his role in planning Operation Chastise, the famous Dambusters' raid.
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3576
Germany: 1932 "OLYMPIA" CIGARETTE CARD ALBUM WHICH COVERS THE 1932 LOS ANGELES OLYMPIC GAMES. 10 full page B/W photographs which include Paul Von Hindenburg, Olympic Officials, athletes and events. Provision for 200 cigarette card photographs but none present. Fold-out graph to the rear of the album showing the participating countries results. Germ text. 144 pages. Dark blue H/C with black "Olympia 1932" and gold Olympic rings. Tatty & torn dust cover inside front cover. Grade II-
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3577
Germany: WW2 SMALL KRIEGSWINTE HILFSWERK 1942/43 booklet title "Rolf Kaldrack". Luftwaffe, Hauptmann and knights cross recipient. B/W photo to front cover of him wearing has knights cross. Booklet size 70mm x 50mm. Grade II
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3578
Germany: WW2 ORIGINAL LARGE SIDED CARDBOARD BACKED, BROWN PAPER FRONTED MAILING OUT ENVELOPE. From the "WKC" firm. Size 33cm x 27cm large "WKC" Knight's head logo to the front with wording below. "WKC Waffenfabrik Gesellschaft m. beschr. Haftung Solingen-Wald." All in black ink. Provision for addressee and sender. A nice background item for a sword or dagger collection. Grade II-
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3579
Germany: WW2 SMALL BOOKLET. 70mm x 50mm. Kriegswinter-Hilfswerk 1942/43. Titled "Gerhard Koeppen." Luftwaffe Leutnant and Knight's Cross and oak leaves recipient. B/W photo of him on the cover wearing his knight's cross and oak leaves. Grade II-
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3580
Germany: WW2 ARMY WEHRPASS to a WWI Veteran Johann Schmidt. Entries for 1943-44 attached to the landsturm. Enclosed inside the rear cover is his feldpost sent wehrpass notice (call up form). Bird marks over the Swastika on the front cover but the Swastika is still visible. Grade II-
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3581
Germany: WW2 SMALL WINTERHILFSWERK BOOKLET. Approx 40mm x 50mm. This one titled "Der Fuhrer Macht Geschichte 1936" (The leader story to power 1936). Photo of soldiers and the public with a church in the background on the front cover. Wear to the cover with a tear to the rear cover. Grade III+
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3582
Germany: WW2 UNUSED BROWN CARDBOARD FELDPOST CARTON. White label attached with black printed "Feldpost Packchen" and provision for postal address and sender's address. An ideal small display item. Grade II
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3583
Germany: WW2 UNUSED BROWN CARDBOARD FELDPOST CARTON. White label attached with black printed "Feldpost Packchen" and provision for postal address and sender's address. An ideal small display item. Grade II
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3584
Germany: WW2 UNUSED FELDPOST BROWN CARDBOARD CARTON TOP. (Top only). Black printed "feldpost" with provision for addresses of sender and addressee. Grade II
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3585
Germany: WW2 LUFTWAFFE POST-WAR SIGNATURE OF KNIGHTS CROSS AND OAKLEAVES RECIPIENT OBERLEUTNANT, FLUGZEUFUHRER in 5 JG Wolfgang spate. C/W Certificate of authenticity. Grade II+
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3586
Germany: WW2 "DEUTSCHE REICHPOST" PAPER ENVELOPE SEAL. RED WITH A WHITE EAGLE/ SWASTIKA TO THE CENTRE ABOVE WORDING TO THE INNER CIRCUMFERENCE AND A WHITE SCALLOPED OUTER BORDER UNUSED ORIGINAL. 40mm DIAM. GRADE II-.
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3587
Germany: WW2 BROWN ENVELOPE WITH FIRM'S NAME TO THE TOP "LUZZATTO & FUSS, MASCHINENFABRIK, WIEN X" Addressed to a person in Poland. Austrian postage stamp with ink stamp dated "16/III/38." Another ink stamp with a central Swastika and wording to the circumference, "Der Fuhrer in Wien." Grade II-
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3588
Germany: WW2 LOT OF 13 FELDPOST LETTERS AND ENVELOPES to a Fraulein Irene Schmelzer in Roth near Nuremberg. All from HPTFW Neumayer Feldpost No 15098. Via Munich. Grade II-
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3589
Germany: WW2 UNUSED RATION CARD SHEETS. Both dated 1940. One for bread, the other for sugar. Issued for the town of "Amstetten". Printed Eagle/Swastika insignias to both sheets. Grade II-
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3590
Germany: WW2 "DEUTSCHES REICH ARBEITSBUCH" to a Kurt Schmuckler, dated 1936 and his wife's identity card with B/W I.D. photo and ink eagle/swastika stamp issued in 1938. Grade II-
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3591
Germany: WW2 DAF WORKBOOK issued to an Herbert Kruger, electrician, entries from 1935 to 1943. Red marbled effect hard cover with gilt embossed swastika and cogwheel to front cover. Grade II-
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3592
Germany: WW2 "DEUTSCHES REICH REISEPASS" (travel pass) to Amalia Eslinger. Issued in Belgrade on the 14-4-1939. I.D. photo and eagle swastika stamps on first two pages. Black eagle/swastika to front cover, through photo and all pages. (Form of cancellation). O/W Grade II-
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3593
Germany: WW2 LUFTWAFFE POST WAR SIGNATURES OF 4 LUFTWAFFE NIGHT FIGHTER ACES. OBLT. Josef Forster (24 victories), OBLT. Wilhelm Beier (36 victories), Oberst Werner Streib (66 victories), OBS.LT. Karl Hulshoff (24 victories). All signatures on 1972 dated first day cover presented on A4 card w/ photograph of the 4 pilots during war time and short biographies of each pilot. A nice display piece and a rare chance to obtain 4 signatures of high scoring Nachtjõger fighter pilots. Grade II.
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3594
Germany: WW2 VERY RARE GESTAPO ADDRESSED ENVELOPE FOR AACHEN. Envelope only, no contents. Made of thick brown paper with 4 "Dienstmarke Deutsches Reich" postage stamps postmarked "29.5.37" to the obverse. Measures approx. 175x125mm. Red ink stamp "Einschreiben" (Registered) to the obverse. Large ink stamp in black to the obverse "die Staatspolizeistelle" (The state police office). Under this is a name and details but it is hand written in old German and very difficult to translate. Nice clear ink Gestapo stamp with the NSDAP eagle and swastika to the centre and "Geheime Staatspolizei, Staatspolizeistelle Aachen" printed around the outer. Small stick-on postal label marked "R" and "Aachen 1 422 z". Small tear to the top of the obverse near the stamps, but does not detract from presentation or display. Back of the envelope has been torn open to view contents. A scarce and impressive Gestapo item. Grade II-.
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3595
Germany: WW2 1939 CALENDER CARD. A fawn coloured card, approx the size of a playing card, the front with a black printed "1939" to the top, a black printed SA style eagle/swastika to the centre and wording to the bottom "Deutschland Uber Alles". The reverse has the 1939 calendar and wording to the bottom "Ein Volk, Ein Reich, Ein Fuhrer." Shows age. Grade II-
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3596
Germany: WW2 LARGE FORMAT DEATH CARD. Unusually large measuring approx. 235mm by 180mm. States that Alfred Schmidt of Goldisthal, born 10.12.1922, was badly wounded on 8.7.1942 and died 7.8.1942 in Warsaw. No photo, but large representation of a 1939 Iron Cross to the top of the card. Showing some age related yellowing to the cardboard. An interesting variant. Grade II-
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3597
Germany: WW2 LARGE AND IMPOSING COVER FROM A NSDAP BOOKLET OR PAMPHLET. Measuring in at approx. A-4 paper size, this was apparently a cover from a local NSDAP group pamphlet or booklet. Large and impressive variation of the NSDAP eagle and swastika featuring a larger, wider eagle clutching a swastika contained within a wreath and red and black NSDAP swastika flags to each side. Under this is written 'Veranstaltungen Unserer Ortsgruppe' (Events of our local group). Some yellowing to the paper from age. Missing a very small piece of one corner. Certainly an item worthy of framing for the WW2 or Third Reich collector. Grade II-
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3598
Germany: WW2 DEATH CARD TO LUFTWAFFE GEFREITER ADOLF WUHRER. Extra large size measuring approx. 210mm by 150mm. Wuhrer was killed late in the war, in September 1944. Has a studio portrait photo of Wuhrer in his Luftwaffe Fliegerbluse. Small image of a 1939 Iron Cross. Has creases from being folded into quarters. Grade II-
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3599
Germany: WW2 LUFTWAFFE POST WAR SIGNATURE ON PHOTO OF INTEROFFIZIER PAUL MOELLER OF KG26 LOWEN. Presented on A4 card with biography. Joined Luft. in 1939 and show down in 1944 becoming P.O.W. A nice display piece. Grade II
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3600
Germany: WW2 SMALL BOOKLET FOR THE WITNER RELIEF FUND. 'WINTERHILFSWERK (WHW)'. Entitled 'Helden Der Wehrmacht' (Heroes of the Armed Forces). Measures approx. 50mm by 70mm 10 pages including the front and back covers. Purchased to show that the good citizen had made a contribution to the WHW fund. The WHW ran from 1933-1945 during the months of October through to March and was designed to provide food, clothing, coal and other items to less fortunate Germans during the winter months. This example features Knights Cross winner Gunter Schwartzkopff of the Luftwaffe. Brief story and some B&W illustrations. Some age related yellowing to the pages. Grade II-
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3601
Germany: WW2 SMALL BOOKLET FOR THE WINTER RELIEF FUND 'WINTERHILFSWERK (WHW)'. Entitled "Helden Der Wehrmacht" (Heroes of the Armed Forces). Measures approx. 50mm by 70mm. 10 pages including the front and back covers. Purchased to show that the good citizen had made a contribution to the WHH fund. The WHW ran from 1933-1945 during the months of October through to March and was designed to provide food, clothing, coal and other items to less fortunate Germans during the winter months. This example features Knights Cross winner Hellmuth Arpke of the Luftwaffe. Brief story and some B&W illustrations. Some age related yellowing to the pages. Grade II-
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3602
Germany: WW2 SMALL BOOKLET TITLED 'RANZLEIN 1940 JAHRBUCHLEIN FUR DIE DEUTSCHE JUGEND' or 1940- YEAR BOOK FOR THE GERMAN YOUTH. Measures approx. 105mm by 150mm. 48 pages of stories poems and puzzles, many with a NSDAP message or moral. German language only. Grade II-
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3603
Germany: WW2 HITLER YOUTH PROFICIENCY BADGE BOOK (HITLER JUGEND LEISTUNGSBUCH). Measuring approx. 100mm by 145mm. Unissued. 64 page book for recording the necessary information for a HJ member to obtain the various proficiency badges. Light green-grey cover with 2 images of the proficiency badge to the front cover. Grade II
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3604
Germany: WW2 SS CANTEEN MONEY FOR THE "BUCHENWALD" CONCENTRATION CAMP. Cream coloured paper with a faint green inner pattern measuring approx 73mm by 105mm. Writing to the obverse: SS- Standort-Kantine, Buchenwald, Aussenkommando Ko. Rottleberode Wertmarke RM-50" or roughly translated "SS site canteen external command, Ko. Rottleberode token." Face value of .5 Reichmarks. Buchenwald was established in 1937 and quickly became part of the infamous network of Nazi death camps. "Rottleberode" was a subsidiary camp of Buchenwald. Some age related yellowing and soiling to the paper and some fraying to the edges. These "token" style of SS canteen notes are an affordable item of SS/Concentration camp memorabilia and have a great historic value from a dark time in history. Grade II-
 SOLD at A$80
3605
Germany: WW2 GROUP OF DOCUMENTS, PHOTOS AND PAPERWORK TO 'GEORGE FLICK' AND FAMILY. Spans the period from 1896 to 1967. Includes 11 B & W photos, 8 of which are WW1 military related (portraits and group photos of German soldiers). 5 assorted birthday/postcards. 'Arbeitsbuch' (Work Book) for Peter Flick dated 1896. Bank saving book for George Flick dated 1918/19. Registered mail dated 20th Sept. 1939 which appears to be the decision of a court proceeding regarding agriculture. Official ink NSDAP eagle and swastika stamp. 5 other assorted documents relating to the family. Interesting items of history. O/a Grade II-
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3606
Germany: WW2 PRISONER OF WAR ITEMS TO A GERMAN POW HELD IN THE USA. Consists of three official US War Dept Technical Manuals for Germans POWs learning English and two hand turned plates to POW Viktor Fenzl. The three different manuals are dated July and August 1945. All 3 have an ink stamp to the inside "Sold by The Prisoner of War Camp Canteen Camp Wheeler, Georgia CENSORED". Manuals are in good condition showing some light wear and soiling to the covers and age related yellowing to the pages. Plates have been hand turned and feature decorative carvings to both. Both have engraved "Erinnerung an die Kriegsgefangenschaft" (memories of my captivity) Opelika USA 1943-44. The two plates measure approx 180 in diameter and have a hanging device to the reverse. Many of the earlier POWs to come to Opelika were captured in North Africa. An interest POW group. Grade II-
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3607
Germany: WW2 RARE LETTER FROM THE INFAMOUS AUSCHWITZ CONCENTRATION CAMP DATED MAY 1942. Pro forma letter from a prisoner to his mother. Single sheet of paper folded in half to make 4 pages in total of approx. A5 size. Hand written letter in old German script. Two inside pages written in very carefully rehearsed language as not to upset the censors! The hand writing is clear but a little difficult to decipher due to the old German script. Dated 22nd May 1942. Front page sets out the rules and regulations for communications under the heading "KONZENTRATIONSLAGER AUSCHWITZ". Letter is in very good condition with some age related yellowing but very little soling or wear. Has a centre crease from being folded in half. Red ink censors stamp inside. An item not often seen for sale. Grade II
 SOLD at A$210
3608
Germany: WW2 LEFTWAFFE POST WAR SIGNATURES OF STUKA ACE OBLT HERBERT PISKE. Flew over 500 combat sorties with St G/77 & later SG10 in 1944. Presented on A4 card w/ink signed card & signed photograph & biography. A very nice display piece. Grade II
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3609
Germany: WW2 RARE U-BOAT FELDPOST STAMPS. These feldpost stamps were used by the troops of the 31st Infantry Division trapped on the Hel Peninsula off Gdansk Poland in early 1945. Consists of 2 stamps, side by side with the remains of another stamp above each example. Both feature a small image of a U-boat and the wording 'Deutsche Feldpost', durch U-boat. Light blue-grey ink. The full stamps are quite faded, especially the right hand side example. These stamps were cut by hand (no perforations). A scarce item. Grade II-
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3610
Germany: WW2 RARE U-BOAT FELDPOST STAMPS. These feldpost stamps were used by the troops of the 31st Infantry Division trapped on the Hel Peninsula off Gdansk Poland in early 1945. Consists of 2 stamps, one above the other with approx one third of another stamp still connected to each of the two. Both feature a small image of a U-Boat and the wording 'Deutsche Feldpost, durch U-Boot'. Light blue-grey ink, now quite faded. Rust stain to the centre. These stamps were cut by hand (no perforations). A scarce item. Grade II-
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3611
GERMAN WW2 WINTER RELIEF FUND MINIATURE PICTORIAL BOOKLETS FOR THE YEARS 1934, 35, 36 and 38. Full of B & W images of Hitler and the early Third Reich period. The booklets detail Hitler's achievements prior to WW2. Each miniature booklet measures approx. 50mm by 35mm. These booklets were received for donations to the 'Winter-Hilfswerk' (WHW) to assist those Germans in need of assistance during the winter months. O/A Grade II-
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3612
Germany: WW2 SEVEN WINTER RELIEF FUND MINIATURE PICTORIAL BOOKLETS. The titles are 'Der Fuhrer in den Bergen, Des Fuhrers Kampf in Belgien, Des Fuhrers Kampf in Holland, Des Fuhrers Kampf in Norwegen, Der Fuhrer und fein Volk, Des Kampf zur see and Des Fuhrers Kampf im Osten 5. Full of B & W images and information on Hitler and the Third Reich war machine. Each miniature booklet measures approx. 50mm by 35mm. These booklets were received for donations to the 'Winter-hilfswerk' (WHW). O/A Grade II-
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3613
USA: WW2 POLAROID FLYING GOGGLE AAF TYPE B-8 INSTRUCTION BOOK. A 7 page pamphlet that was originally included with the Polaroid aviation goggle kit. B/W photographs with instructions. Grade II
 SOLD at A$25
3614
USA/Australia: C/1900 SHEET MUSIC 'STARS AND STRIPES' A Grand Naval and military Divertimento. Descriptive of the American Spanish War for the Piano Forte by Henry Richards. Published by Allan & Co Melbourne. Torn cover. Repaired with tape. Tatty page and cover edges. Grade III+
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3615
USA: WW2 USN POST WAR HANDWRITTEN SIGNATURES OF USN AIR ACE LT CDR JAMES DUFFY (5 Victories). 2x individual signed cards presented on a4 display with biography and room for photograph. Ready to frame. Grade II.
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3616
USA: WW2 USN POST WAR HANDWRITTEN SIGNATURE OF NAVY ACE CARRIER PILOT CDR WILL "DUB" TAYLOR (7 Victories). Flew off USS Essex & Bunker Hill. Signature on card presented on display board A4 with biography. Area for photographs of Taylor. Ready to frame. Grade II.
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3617
USA: WW2 USAAF POST WAR HANDWRITTEN SIGNATURES OF USAAF ACE LT JEROME NAGEL (5 Victories) w/ 434 Fighter Sqn. 2x signatures on individual cards presented on display board with handwritten biography. Ready to frame. Photo of Nagel removed from display. Grade II.
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3618
USA: WW2 USAAF POST WAR HANDWRITTEN SIGNATURE TO USAAF ACE COL PAUL CONGER (11.5 victories) who flew with famous 56th FG in Thunderbolts. Signature on small card presented on A4 display card with biography and photographs of Flak damage and injury to Conger. Ready to frame. Grade II.
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3619
USA: WW2 USN POST WAR SIGNATURE OF LT RUSSEL REISERER (10 1/2 victories) with VF10 & VF76. Signature on envelope presented on A4 display card with short biography. Ready to frame Grade II.
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3620
USA: WW2 USAAF POST WAR SIGNATURES OF LT COL WILLARD LEWIS. WW2 fighter pilot on P-38's and P-51's with 79th Fighter Squadron. 1 Air and Ground victory. Two signatures on individual cards presented on an A4 size display card with handwritten biography. Photo was attached, but not present. Ready for framing. Nice display. Grade II.
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3621
USA: WW2 USAAF POST WAR SIGNATURE OF AVG MEMBER & ACE C. JOSEPH ROBERT (6 Victories). Signature presented on first day envelope presented on A4 card with handwritten biography. Did at one stage have photos attached but now not present. Ready to frame. Grade II.
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3622
USA: WW2 USAAF POST WAR SIGNATURE ON PHOTO TO WW2 FIGHTER ACE BRIG GENERAL MICHAEL J JACKSON. 8 credited aerial victories in the E.T.O. with 56th fighter group. Presented on A4 display card. Grade II
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3623
USA: WW2 USAAF POST WAR SIGNATURE (on 1971 dated blank cheque) OF WW2 FIGHTER ACE LT COL. ROY HOGG. 325th fighter group credited with 6 confirmed victories. Presented on A4 display card with signature on cheque. 'Copy of WW2 photograph'. Hogg died in 1980 'the cheque and photo' was donated by his wife in 1990. A rare signature to USA fighter ace. Grade II
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3624
USA: WW2 USAAF POST WAR SIGNATURE OF CAPT. RICHARD HOLLY. The only American to score a victory above the Arctic circle shooting down a FW200 Condor in January 1944. Flew in Europe in P-47's shooting down an ME 109. Presented on A4 display card, 1x ink signature on copy of wartime photograph and photo of Holly as an Aviation Cadet with Ace Jack Ilfrey. Grade II
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3625
USA: WW2 USAAF POST WAR INK SIGNATURE ON A4 DISPLAY CARD AND BIOGRAPHY OF 'ACE IN A DAY' COLONEL WILLIAM L LEVERETTE FLYING P.38'S in North Africa on 9th October 1943. He shot down seven Stukas whilst protecting a British convoy over the Aegean Sea. Went on to score 11 aerial victories. A nice display piece to a high scoring and decorated pilot. Grade II
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3626
USA: WW2 USAAF POST WAR SIGNATURE OF COLONEL LESLIE SANDERS WHO WAS ONE OF 12 ARMY PILOTS WHO GOT AIRBORNE ON 7 DEC 1941 'Pearl Harbour' & in the process scored the first USAAF victory against the Japanese. Presented on A4 display card is a photo of Sanders. Signed envelope with 1984 post mark & short biography. Rare signature. Grade II
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3627
USA: WW2 USAAF POST WAR SIGNATURE ON PHOTO OF BRIG GENERAL MIKE JACKSON. WW2 fighter ace w/ 8 aerial victories. A dedicated signature in ink on very nice WW2 image of Jackson climbing into his P-47 Fighter with the famed 56th FG. Presented on A4 card. A very nice display piece. Grade II
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3628
USA: WW2 USAAF 4 X POST WAR SIGNATURE OF WW2 FIGHTER ACE MAJ GEN FRANCIS GERARD. Destroyed 8 German fighters over Europe including four shot down in 12 minutes in one mission. Presented on A4 display card are 1 x signed photograph, 2 x cards & 1955 dated first day cover (USA). Also with short biography. A very nice display w/multiple signatures. Grade II
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3629
USA: WW2 US NAVY POST WAR SIGNATURE OF NAVY ACE JOHN HOAG. 5 credited victories over Okinawa & Japan home islands. Assigned to VF 82 as a photo recon pilot, he is thought to be the only photo recon navy ace of WW2. Presented on A4 display card with signature on card (dated 1987) & copy of war time photo of Hoag in cockpit of his fighter. A nice display piece. Grade II
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3630
USA: WW2 USMC POST WAR OF MARINE CORP FIGHTER ACE LT COL JOHN HUNDLEY 6 aerial victories & one probable with VMF-211. Presented on A4 display card with period photograph & signed card & biography. A nice display. Grade II
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3631
USA: WW2 RARE AND ORIGINAL FRAMED 'DO WITH LESS-SO THEY'LL HAVE ENOUGH' PROPAGANDA POSTER. A superb example of a large US propaganda poster. Featuring the above slogan and a colour photographic image of a smiling GI, about to take a drink from the standard combat issue metal cup. GI is wearing his M1 steel combat helmet in the image. Highlighted in red across the bottom is 'Rationing Gives Your Fair Share'. Professionally framed in a dark brown wooden frame with a neutral matt border. Frame measures approx. 830mm by 675mm and the poster 685mm by 545mm. Poster was originally folded in to 8 and the creases are visible. There is some staining and age related yellowing to the paper. In small print to the very bottom of the poster is 'OWI Poster No. 37. Additional copies may be obtained upon request from the Division of Public Inquiries, Office of War Information, Washington, D.C.' and U.S Government Printing Office: 1943-O-506014'. A magnificent backdrop to a US or WW2 collection. Poster Grade II-, Frame Grade I
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3632
USA: WW2 USAAF 2X POST WAR SIGNATURES OF WW2 ACE BRIG GENERAL MICHAEL JACKSON OF 56th FIGHTER GROUP. The most famous of the E.T.O. credited with eight victories autographed in 1984. Presented on A4 card with Jackson in cockpit photo. Signatures on card and envelope. Nice display. Grade II
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3633
USA: WW2 USAAF POST WAR SIGNATURE ON CARD OF ACE COL WALLACE R JORDAN, 6 air victories in pacific theatre, New Guinea with 49th Fighter group. A4 card with picture of Jordan and short biography. Nice display piece. Grade II
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3634
USA: WW2 USAAF POST WAR 2X SIGNATURES OF PHOTO RECON PILOT LT COL. NORRIS HARTWELL C.O OF 7th photo recon pilot to cover 'D' day landings. Later shot down and P.O.W. presented on all display card with photo of pilot and P.38 and short biography. Nice display. Grade II
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3635
USA: WW2 USAAF 3X POST WAR SIGNATURES OF USAAF ACE LT DALE KARGER, 7 1/2 credited victories including a ME262 signatures on card, photo and first day cover. Presents on A4 card with short biography. The youngest ace in the European theatre at age of 19. Nice display piece. Grade II
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3636
USA: WW2 USAAF POST WAR SIGNED PHOTO OF WW2 ACE TEST PILOT LT DAVID W HOWE. 6 victories. Large photo of Howe flying proto type X-14. Presented on A4 card. Nice display picture. Grade II
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3637
USA: WW2 USAAF POST WAR SIGNATURE OF CAPT ROBERT L HOWARD, 49TH FIGHTER GROUP IN PACIFIC. Credited with 6 Japanese aircraft destroyed. Rare ace signature as he passed away in 1979. Presented on A4 display board w/photo & short biography. Grade II
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3638
USA: WW2 USAAF POST WAR SIGNATURE OF WW2 ACE MAJ GEN RALPH TAYLOR JR. 325th fighter group, Nth Africa. Signature on biography page w/ facsimile photo of Taylor sitting on P40. Presented on A4 display board. Nice display piece. Grade II
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3639
USA: WW2 USAAF VERY RARE 3 X POST WAR SIGNATURES OF AVG ACE CPTN KENNETH A JERNSTEDT. Credited with 10 1/2 victories. Being the 5th ranked AVG Ace of the original group. Signature on photo w P40 card first day cover. Presented on A4 display card with short biography in this day and age a very rare opportunity to an Ace of a very famous group. Grade II
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3640
USA: WW2 USAAF, 2 X POST WAR SIGNATURES TO CONGRESSIONAL MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER GEN LEON WILLIAM JOHNSON. Flew in North Africa. Signature on card and envelope. Presented on A4 card w/ photo & short biography, rare opportunity to obtain airforce CM of H winner signature. Nice display. Grade II
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3641
USA: WW2 1942 DATED MAINTENANCE MANUAL FOR THE CHEVROLET 1 1/2 TON (RIGHT DRIVE) 4 x 2 TRUCK. 168 page soft cover manual. Cover shows considerable soiling from handling and use. Cloth covering to the spine is starting to fray but pages are still firmly secured by the binding. Age related yellowing to the cover. Pages show only minor yellowing and some soiling mostly to the edges. Full of B&W photos and diagrams of the truck and the internal engine and mechanical workings. Item number and date "TM 10-139 August 1, 1942" to the front cover. Hard to obtain. Grade II-
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3642
USA: WW2 USAAF POST WAR 2 x SIGNATURES OF WW2 ACE COL VERL E JETT. 7 confirmed victories in SWPA w/ 475th fighter group. Got airborne on Pearl Harbour attack in un-armed fighter & could only watch attack from cockpit. Presented on A4 card w/ photo & short biography. Signatures on card and first day cover. Nice display to Pearl Harbour filler. Grade II
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3643
USA: WW2 USAAF POST WAR 2 x SIGNATURES OF COL ROBERT D JOHNSTON WW2 ACE ON 2 x CARDS. 6 Airiel victories in WW2 with 81st fighter/bomber squadron. Presented on A4 card w/ photography & short biography. Nice display piece. Grade II
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3644
USA: WW2 NICE LOT 25 USED (AGED WEAR) ADVERTISING MATCH BOOKS (SOME COMPLETELY USED, OTHERS UNTOUCHED). Some centring around Minneapolis. Some make reference to buying US war bonds. Various shapes and sizes. Interesting. Grade II-
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3645
USA: VIETNAM ARMY SIGNATURE OF CHAIRMAN OF JOINT CHEIF OF STAFF GENERAL HENRY SHELTON. Served 2 tours of Vietnam with Special Forces & Airborne including 82nd and 101st. Served in Desert Shield and Storm. Presented on A4 display card. 1x signature on official letter, 1 signature on a card. Includes photo and short biography. Highly decorated US soldier. Grade II
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
3646
USA: VIETMAN USAAF SIGNATURE OF GENERAL ROBERT RUSS. US Commander of Tactical Air Command to 1991. In Vietnam he was assigned to 12 TAC Fighter Wing in Sth Vietnam where he flew 242 combat missions, awarded D.S.M, Silver Star, Legion of Merit. Presented on A4 display card with large photo of Russ and signed card. Nice Vietnam display. Grade II
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
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