WW1 - British and Allies

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PORTUGUESE OFFICERS AUTOMATIC PISTOL HOLSTER.

PORTUGUESE OFFICERS AUTOMATIC PISTOL HOLSTER.

An extremely scarce item of equipment being a Portuguese produced holster to fit to the British supplied 08 webbing. To the reverse the holster is the typical large C clips that were used with Sam Browne equipment. The item is in excellent supple condition with a little flaking to the leather. This would greatly benefit from a coat of clear wax polish. The twin pouches for the magazines are goo... read more

Code: 61315

180.00 GBP

CAMPAIGN 1914 VOLUME 1 BY CHRIS POLLENDINE.

CAMPAIGN 1914 VOLUME 1 BY CHRIS POLLENDINE.

The new publication from Military Mode Publishing, due out November 30th 2013, we are now accepting orders for this hard back 175 page book on uniforms, equipment and ephemera of the British Soldier in WW1. The first of 5 volumes each covering a single year of the Great War WW1, Filled with excellent high resolution photography and informative text, this work will educate and enlighten collecto... read more

Code: 60352

39.00 GBP

CAMPAIGN 1914 BY CHRIS POLLENDINE.

CAMPAIGN 1914 BY CHRIS POLLENDINE.

The new publication from Military Mode Publishing, due out November 30th 2013, we are now accepting orders for this hard back 175 page book on uniforms, equipment and ephemera of the British Soldier in WW1. The first of 5 volumes each covering a single year of the Great War WW1, Filled with excellent high resolution photography and informative text, this work will educate and enlighten collecto... read more

Code: 60319

39.00 GBP

CAMPAIGN 1914 BY CHRIS POLLENDINE.

CAMPAIGN 1914 BY CHRIS POLLENDINE.

The new publication from Military Mode Publishing, due out November 30th 2013, we are now accepting orders for this hard back 175 page book on uniforms, equipment and ephemera of the British Soldier in WW1. The first of 5 volumes each covering a single year of the Great War WW1, Filled with excellent high resolution photography and informative text, this work will educate and enlighten collecto... read more

Code: 60317

39.00 GBP

U.S. MICHIGAN STATE GUARD 1912 SUMMER UNIFORM.

U.S. MICHIGAN STATE GUARD 1912 SUMMER UNIFORM.

A super set of uniform being in the lightweight material. There is trousers in a matching material and shade as well as a woollen knitted tank top. There are the correct MSG cotton woven '20' insignias to the collar's Corporal's ranks. The item is in a good size and is a most interesting item of American military uniform with matching State buttons. read more

Code: 59336

180.00 GBP

BRITISH PAIR OF MACHINE GUN CORPS OFFICERS PHOTOGRAPHS.

BRITISH PAIR OF MACHINE GUN CORPS OFFICERS PHOTOGRAPHS.

Two very well framed items, both having typical turn of the century style frames. The first one is originally framed at the time and has an excellent framers pasted address to the reverse of the frame and the image is of Hugh Clay Carter Machine Gun Corps, and dated '1919', he can clearly be seen wearing the Military Cross and Machine Gun Corps collars to his whipcord tunic and he appears to ha... read more

Code: 58263

95.00 GBP

THREE WWI FRAMED PRESS PHOTOGRAPHS.

THREE WWI FRAMED PRESS PHOTOGRAPHS.

These interesting Machine Gun Corps related pictures are beautifully framed in nice period looking modern frames. They consist of an interest photograph of the King speaking to a Scottish Machine Gun Corps soldier wearing the tam-o-shanter with Machine Gun Corps badge in marching order. An excellent photo probably from the Palestine campaign showing British troops with toupees goggles and rear ... read more

Code: 58262

110.00 GBP

BRITISH ROYAL FLYING CORPS SWAGGER STICK.

BRITISH ROYAL FLYING CORPS SWAGGER STICK.

A nice well used example of another ranks swagger stick with silver coloured thimble top, this is slightly battered and cracked to the top, however very distinct with the RFC flying wings. There is a neatly cut set of initials 'FB', presumably the original owner to the canes top. The whole item is in typical other ranks proportions, an excellent evocative item of Flying Corps militaria. read more

Code: 58055

75.00 GBP

CANADIAN ROYAL FLYING CORPS BREECHES.

CANADIAN ROYAL FLYING CORPS BREECHES.

An extremely rare pair of other ranks issued breeches, these are in typical Canadian coarse other ranks wool and have no reinforcing to the inner legs and would have be worn with puttees. The Canadian military provided a great deal of personnel in terms of flying and much training was undertaken in Canada. This particular pair of breeches have a good paper label still intact, printed 'Royal Fly... read more

Code: 57206

980.00 GBP

BRITISH PERIOD FRAMED MACHINE GUN CORPS PHOTO.

BRITISH PERIOD FRAMED MACHINE GUN CORPS PHOTO.

An excellent photo of a Lewis gunner operating the Lewis gun in the anti aircraft improvised configuration, this was where a wagon wheel was applied to an axled upright post and the gun was lashed to it thus the item was highly manoeuvrable against aircraft. The gunner wears a Brodie helmet with MGC collar badges with binoculars around his neck, to the rear one can see the large wooden crate of... read more

Code: 56471

75.00 GBP