Military, History & Transportation Sale

East Bristol Auctions
Hanham Business Park 1
Memorial Road
BS15 3JE Bristol
United Kingdom
[email protected] · +44 (0)117 967 1000

Date of the auction: 15.11.2019

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CANE WALKING STICK WITH CONCEALED STILETTO BLADE

A 20th century cane walking stick having a concealed square pointed stiletto blade and rubber foot. Measures; 90cm

Lot #: 91

Estimate: £25 - £40

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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COLLECTION OF ASSORTED CONTEMPORARY MILITARIA

A collection of assorted contemporary military surplus stock to include uniform helmets, cadet full uniform, CP armband, waterproof camouflage trousers, bags, puchesm, helmet cover and various other items

Lot #: 92

Estimate: £25 - £40

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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BRITISH ARMY ROYAL ENGINEERS CAP BADGE COLLECTION - WWI TO NOW

A good collection of WWI First World War to QEII ' Royal Engineers ' British Army military uniform cap badges. Comprising of x12 original cap badges from George V to Elizabeth II, including a rarer WWI economy-issue badge, George VI, George VII. All mounted on a display card. Great collection

Lot #: 93

Estimate: £50 - £80

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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ORIGINAL WW2 GERMAN THIRD REICH PANZERFAUST ANTI TANK CASE

An original WWII Second World War German Third Reich Nazi Party PanzerFaust anti tank weapon wooden ammunition ammo case box. Various lettering and numerals to front. Measures: 68cm wide

Lot #: 94

Estimate: £30 - £50

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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RARE EARLY GERMAN DLV / LUFTWAFFE AIRMAN'S PHOTOGRAPH ALBUM

An incredibly rare and unique personal archive of photographs, appearing to relate to an early member of the WWII Second World War German Air Association ( DLV ) and later the Luftwaffe. Comprising of an album, and two larger loose images. The album depicts various scenes from the late 1930's

Lot #: 95

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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COLLECTION OF ASSORTED MILITARIA WWII

A collection of assorted WWII Second World War militaria comprising: 2x Brodie helmets, pig sticker bayonet in scabbard= and 2x gas masks

Lot #: 96

Estimate: £30 - £50

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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WWII SECOND WORLD WAR BRITISH SOLDIER'S BADGE BELT

An original WWII Second World War British Soldier's leather uniform belt - with x16 attached WWI First World War and WWII military cap badges. Includes: Machine Gun Corps, RAF Royal Air Force, Intelligence Corps, Welsh Guards and others

Lot #: 97

Estimate: £50 - £80

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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WWI FIRST WORLD WAR RELATED BRITISH 2ND LT MESS UNIFORM JACKET

A WWI First World War related British Army 2/ Lt R.J.C. Kenny 50th mess uniform jacket by Flights Ltd Camberley with velvet blue lapels and wire stitched Kings crown emblems and Kings crown brass buttons. Stamped to the label ; Rank, Name and Date ( 5.2.30

Lot #: 98

Estimate: £40 - £60

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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WWI FIRST WORLD WAR MEDAL PAIR & BADGE - ROYAL MARINES

A WWI First World War medal pair awarded to a PLY 10215 Private Harry Brine of the RMLI ( Royal Marine Light Infantry ). Comprising his 1914-15 Star and his Long Service Good Conduct Medal, impressed to rim. Both with original ribbons. Along with a sweetheart brooch in mother of pearl

Lot #: 99

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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RARE UNIQUE ARCHIVE OF WWII RAF BOMBER COMMAND ITEMS

1693861 Flight Sergeant JA Wray (Bomb Aimer) of 70 Squadron and 40 Squadron (his raid diaries list him as 70 Squadron, 231 Wing, 205 Group). Appears to have joined in the early 1940's in the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserves. MEDAL CARD SAYS AWARDED 39-45 STAR, ITALY STAR, DEFENCE MEDAL (ALSO SEE

Lot #: 100

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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ORIGINAL WWII SECOND WORLD WAR HOME GUARD BRITISH ARMBAND

An original WWII Second World War British ' Home Guard ' uniform army band. Green canvas construction with black painted lettering to front. Consigned from the family of a gentleman who was a Home Guard member during the war, in Bristol - possibly Easton or Whitehall area

Lot #: 101

Estimate: £30 - £50

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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TWO ZEPPELIN AIRSHIP SILVER SKIN RELIC SWATCHES

Two original Zeppelin Airship skin relic swatches to include; a swatch of the silver skin taken from The Hindenburg wreckage of 1937 and a swatch of the silver skin from the Graf Zeppelin completed in 1928 and decommissioned 1937

Lot #: 102

Estimate: £60 - £80

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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TWO BOMBER COMMAND AUTOGRAPHED RAF ITEMS

Two Bomber Command related autographed items. Comprising: a limited edition RAF Brize Norton ' Bomber Dining Night 2017 ' slate coaster autographed by 617 Squadron veterans John Bell and George Johnny Johnson (the last surviving Dambuster). Both signed in gold pen. Along with an ' Arrival Dinner

Lot #: 103

Estimate: £50 - £80

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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VINTAGE GERMAN FLIEGER LEDERJACKE AIR FORCE JACKET

A good post-war 20th century German Air Force ' Flieger Lederjacke ' ( Aviation Leather Jacket ). Grey leather construction, with silk liner. Size noted as 8415/083 (appears to be a Large). Quality period German Air Force jacket

Lot #: 104

Estimate: £40 - £60

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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RARE EDWARD VIII ROYAL ENGINEERS BRITISH ARMY CAP BADGE

A rare original pre-WWII Second World War Edward VIII ' Royal Engineers ' British Army military uniform cap badge. Brass construction, with slider to rear. Rare badge

Lot #: 105

Estimate: £50 - £80

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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19TH CENTURY SOUTH INDIAN INDO PERSIAN TALWAR SWORD

An antique 19th century South Indian / Indo Persian all steel Talwar (Talwaar or Tulwar) sword. shaped cruciform handle being part of the crossguard with a long single edged triple fullered curved blade. Measures; 90cm overall

Lot #: 106

Estimate: £30 - £50

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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2003 AIR MODEL FIREARMS M190 SPECIAL FORCES 6MM HANDGUN

A contemporary 2003 Air Model Firearms M190 Special Forces 6mm handgun. Orange and black plastic construction with some metal parts. Complete in case. Gun measures: 21cm

Lot #: 107

Estimate: £25 - £40

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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COLLECTION OF ASSORTED INERT MUNITIONS, SHELLS ETC

A collection of assorted vintage inert ordnance / munitions. To include some WWI Fuses, shell heads, bullets, rocket fins / tails etc and other items. Good assortment

Lot #: 108

Estimate: £40 - £60

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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COLLECTION OF WWI & LATER TANK CORPS & ROYAL ARMOURED CORPS BADGES

A good collection of WWI First World War and later Tank Corps and RAC ( Royal Armoured Corps ) military cap badges. All presumed to be original. Includes x2 WWI ' Tank Corp ' badges (one in brass the other white metal), then subsequent issues of the ' Fear Naught ' Tank Corps badges, and a similar

Lot #: 109

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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19TH CENTURY QUEEN VICTORIA BRITISH CAVALRY OFFICERS CROSS BELT

A rare late 19th Century British Military Queen Victoria VR cavalry officers leather dress uniform cross belt and pouch. The ebonised leather belt having three bands of silver thread, silver plated ornate laurel leaf decorated belt loops & end tip, press studs and loops to each end. The pouch in

Lot #: 110

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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WWI FIRST WORLD WAR MEDAL TRIO GROUP - ROYAL WELCH FUSILIERS

A WWI First World War medal trio awarded to a Private Hugh Vincent Palmer of the Royal Welch Fusiliers and East Kent Regiment. Service numbers: 27144 (RWF) and G-14265 (EKR). Comprising: War Medal, Victory Medal and 1914-15 Star. All with original ribbons present. Consigned from family

Lot #: 111

Estimate: £40 - £60

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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COLLECTION OF ASSORTED MONOGRAM MILITARY 1/35 SCALE TRUCKS

A collection of Monogram made military 1/35 scale plastic kits all British Army trucks with various figures and accessories. Appearing mostly complete some minor details may be missing. Highly detailed models

Lot #: 112

Estimate: £40 - £60

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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VINTAGE WWII SECOND WORLD WAR APPRENTICE PIECE ASHTRAY

An original vintage mid-century Art Deco style chrome WWII Second World War related ashtray. Fitted with a four-engined Bomber (likely a Lancaster) to top, with a fixed ball arm attached to a shaped chrome base. Great example. Measures approx; 23cm tall

Lot #: 113

Estimate: £30 - £50

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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RARE SET OF WWII US 101ST AIRBORNE PATCHES & FLAG

A good collection of original WWII Second World War US Army 101st Airborne related items, comprising of x4 original ' Screaming Eagle ' jacket patches, and a period linen US miniature recognition flag (26cm x 42cm). Interesting collection

Lot #: 114

Estimate: £50 - £80

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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COLLECTION OF WWI FIRST WORLD WAR GERMAN EPHEMERA

An interesting collection of WWI First World War German related ephemera. Includes several ' Feldpost ' letters, most with original envelopes, several Memorial or ' Death ' cards, a soldier's ' Militarpak ' book, a real photographic postcard showing soldier's celebrating Christmas, and a soldier's

Lot #: 115

Estimate: £70 - £90

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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WWI FIRST WORLD WAR MEDAL PAIR - ROYAL NAVAL RESERVES

A WWI First World War medal pair awarded to a 3163SD Charles Butchers - Lead Deck Hand of the Royal Naval Reserve. Both with original ribbons present. Polished. Interesting Navy related pair of medals

Lot #: 116

Estimate: £30 - £50

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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COMMEMORATIVE ARMY AIR FORCE LEATHER FLYING JACKET

A good quality 20th century WWII Second World War style replica flying jacket / aviation jacket by Avirex Ltd. ' Jacket Type G-1 ' - made in homage to those who served. The inner lining being adorned with ' Army Air Forces - Certificate Of Appreciation For War Service ' with a faux pin-up present

Lot #: 117

Estimate: £30 - £50

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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WWII D-DAY VETERAN PIPER BILL MILLIN AUTOGRAPH & UNIFORM PATCH

Piper Bill Millin (aka Piper Bill) - 1st British SS Commando Brigade and D-Day veteran. Autographed postcard. Signed in blue biro to the reverse and dated 6th June 1944 (D-Day). Obtained in person by the vendor some years ago in France. Along with an original WWII period Airborne / Paratrooper's

Lot #: 118

Estimate: £40 - £60

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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BRITISH ARMY ROYAL ARTILLERY WWI & LATER REGIMENT CAP BADGES

A collection of x28 original Royal Artillery British Army uniform cap badges - from WWI First World War to WWII Second World War, and post war. Includes cap badges for a Cadet, Volunteers Royal Garrison Artillery - First Hants Volunteers, Fifth London Brigade, and others. Interesting selection. All

Lot #: 119

Estimate: £70 - £90

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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RARE 19TH CENTURY ANGLO AFGHAN WAR PESH KABZ KYBER SWORD

A rare and impressive 19th Century First Anglo African War Pesh Kabz Khyber sword having a ribbed bone hooked grip, steel collar transitioning into a knuckle guard, long ' T ' section single edged blade with good edge and a leather / shagreen clad scabbard. Measures

Lot #: 120

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 15 Nov 2019