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New South Wales : 1873 NSW Rifle Association silver medallion. 2 standing figures, rev legend. AR 30mm. C-1873/6 gEF cat $300. 1924 Sunlight Musketry Cup silver fob. Crossed rifles & target, rev engraved '1924 Presented to manly Rifle Club Won by AW Parsons Capt'. Stg silver & Gordon Highlanders Trophy fob in bronze by Amor Sydney. (3) (P)
 SOLD at A$220
New South Wales Military brass buckle & leather blancoed white belt with brass fittings, ca late C19th. Named to LCPL W ELTON (3/3868). Parade belt. Soudan War - Boer War era. GC.
 SOLD at A$240
Victoria Swagger stick. Banded cane 4 different colours, lacquered with Nickel ferule around top of cane depicting Union Jack surmounted by Victoria Aut Pace Aut Bello/Southern Cross button with bullet case & projectile tip. Cane is quite supple. Overall length 640mm. The nicest Australia Swagger stick we have seen.
 SOLD at A$250
Victoria: C19th parade belt & buckle blancoed leather with white metal buckle named 'AUT PACE AUT BELLO', 'VICTORIA'. Victorian Military Forces up to Boer War era. Queen Victoria Crown cast on buckle. GC. Belt marked GM Stamp Duty/D?105.
 SOLD at A$325
Boer War era tea or biscuit tin featuring Lord Robert VC. Condition Fair-Good. 37 Pat ammo pouches dated 1943. Unissued (2). 37 Pat pistol ammo pouches dated 1944. Unissued (2). WWII leather knee pads marked 'DENZILDON' (2). 1943 dated leather flag 'bucket'. Leather rifle slings (2) marked BPC 1942. Unissued. 1916 leather Light Horse 10 round pouches (4). Leather needs TLC, dry, stud adrift. Some Fair mostly Good.
 SOLD at A$140
1914-18 War AIF Rising Sun badge embroidered 'Soldier Art'. Colour embroidered badge design of high quality on white 'duck' (light canvas) material 530mm x 440 mm. Made by 4781 Pte Daniel Joseph Fitzgerald, 15th REOs to 9th Inf Bn, AIF whilst recuperating from influenza at St Anne's Hall (Berkshire UK) 1917. Embroidered title below 'Rising Sun': 'March 1917 - D Fitzgerald - St Anne's Hall'. A labourer from Esk QLD, Fitzgerald enlisted 1/10/1915 in Bris. Only 5 months after his influenza hospitalisation Fitzgerald was again sent to hospital suffering from shock caused by lightning strike! He returned to Aus 3/9/1919 & disch Brisbane. With copy of archive file. Exc. Eminently suitable for framing. (P)
1914-23 HMAS 'Sydney' Mk I souvenir ashtray. Made from brass removed from the ship prior to breaking up. Cast brass 'shell-ribbed' base with 3 legs stamped: 'HMAS SYDNEY'; 'SANK EMDEN'; '1914' 155mm. Desirable relic of the vessel that sank SMS Emden off Cocos-Keeling Is in Nov 1914. VGC
 SOLD at A$240
1914 SMS Emden 50 Pfennig Kantine token type I. VF, some original encrustation. Recovered from the wreck. (P)
1914 SMS Emden 200 Pfennig Kantine token type I. aVF. Recovered from the wreck. The rarest denomination (P)
 SOLD at A$750
2 Carton lot signals & related equipment WII era. Signals satchel, 37 pat webbing with shoulder strap. Book 155 Army message forms dated 1942 Colonial Radio Corp NY Pam for TBY 8 Radio. 1944 Signals Training Pam. Telephone sets, D, Mk V stamped 6 Bn VDC. Pr of black bakelite microphone respirators No 2. Blackout slit light for vehicle. Metal box 3¾' x 2¾ + Aust WWII Fuse Crimper. Boxed Transmitter type T1083 coil amplifier range D, AM (Air Ministry). Box dimensions 10' x 6' x 6'. Unknown green steel box hinged lid enclosing 12 slot radio valve storage. Screw down flanges each end. Italian flag colour painted on lid. GC. WWII era heavy duty green canvas kit bag with brass eyelets & draw rope. WWII era light weight cotton laundry/storage bags (2). 1960s Vietnam War era light weight canvas kit bag with brass eyelets. Named to I Hiscock Aslt Pnrs '66 & WWII Men's trouser belt, canvas signals satchel bag plus leather rifle sling marked B+C 1942, new. (13 items)
 SOLD at A$90
Aircraft Instruments WWII & Later: RAAF Artificial Horizon Indicator with unserviceable equipment tag dated 23-8-61. General Electrics Indicator Wheels & Flaps position. RAAF/Kent Kontak inner/outer fuel gauge. Smiths Desynn Indicator for Dive Break & Flaps. British Patent No3 Tank gallons fuel gauge. Nalder Bros & Thompson Ltd PRM new luminous indicator. Nice lot. (6)
Army WWII era Signals Equipment. 1941 Aust Army short range daylight signalling lamp & morse key in wooden box with strap. 1943 Australian Army field telephone/morse key set (one only). Alloy box & shoulder strap. Vietnam era 77 set extendable radio aerial canvas bag only. F-GC. (3)
 SOLD at A$80
Army WWII Signals Equipment - Signal lamp & morse code key in metal box with webbing shoulder strap. Case marked 'Lamp Signalling Daylight Short Range Case Mark 1 AUST'. Contents are in GC & appear comp. Box GC. Ideal for display.
 SOLD at A$60
Badge: Queensland ca 1890 Qld Scottish Regt Helmet Plate. White metal, QV crown. EF. Grebert: 215. Rare. (P)
Badge: 1939-45 Mother's & Widows badge with bar & 1 x star by Angus & Coote, 1942. Serial/issue no. 'A10609'. Brooch pin rev. Unresearched. EF. Scarce (P)
 SOLD at A$100
Badges: 1948-53 Byron Scottish cap badge on original tam o'shanter, overall GC, only tiny moth nips & hole in lining where name has been removed? 1953-60 City of Newcastle Regt hat badge, RSL Life Member's pin, pre-WWI Artillery collar badge converted to sweetheart badge, CMF KC lapel badge, Moss Vale Services Club tin pins & badges plus other badges & buttons + NZ 2nd South Canterbury Regt NZ hat badge.
 SOLD at A$180
Badges, medallions & patches. WWII 'VDC' colour patches. Never issued. WWII era Marksman's trade badge crossed 303 rifles & brass backing plate. 1899-1900 Boer War MG Machine Gunner's patriotic medallion. Success to the Australian Imperial Bushmen. Gilt & enamel RMS MAURETANIA badge ca 1914 WWI Hospital Ship, WWII Troop Ship. Excellent condition WWII RAAF Reserve lapel badge in brass. Heavily clnd, numbered 2115 (quite scarce). XXX CORPS 1944-45 Normandy to final advance into Germany bronze medallion. GB WWI hat badges: Dragoon Guards, 4th Irish & London Irish Rifles. Both with sliders.
 SOLD at A$90
Badges: Rising Sun Australia Post collection of 5 replica 1902-1993 together with issued stamps in Deluxe case plus 2013 special release Victoria Cross set of 5 each with 50mm Proof silver plated medallion depicting Aust living VC winners, each in box of issue with a replica VC (5 medals, 5 VC) plus 2017 Legends of ANZAC 20c & 25c set of 14 in folder of issue. (3 sets)
 SOLD at A$220
Balance of consignment: Military style leather watch band with face cover, as new. WWI era binoculars, no markings, lenses need cleaning. WWII era aluminium oil bottle with brass screw cap. LOA 8cm dia, 2.5cm. WWI infantry soldier postcard studio photo in medium frame (14 x 9cm). Photographer Percy Wood, Campsie. The Division in Battle - Administration, 1966. Pam size. Jungle Warfare (Australia) 1943. Miscellaneous military items: Long nose pliers (5) (2 DD), nail remover, Snail brand spanner, spring-loaded wt gauge, Horrocks saline infusion apparatus in oval black tin (6' x 3' x 2') Injection kits (5) in small metal boxes 2½' x 1' x ¾'. Dubbin anti-gas jars of cream (2). Aluminium & brass oil bottle - small. AMF 4th Division AAMC Units 1934 Parade Card & State Emergency Services 1941 Membership Card. WWII AMP brass buttons + Pat 37 brass web belt pieces (3), male buckle pieces (2), keeper.
 SOLD at A$100
Bayonet 1907 pattern bayonet scabbards (2). Stamped MAGNOVITE 44 & MAGNOVITE 45. Both in good condition but need some TLC ie clean/polish. GC. (2)
 SOLD at A$75
Bayonet: WWII Lithgow 1907 Pattern bayonet Blade stamped 1907, OA, crow's foot & X. Date unclear, possibly 3 '44. Some grease on blade. Scabbard marked MAGNOVITE 43 Round stud. Minor surface rust to handle. Slazenger wooden grips in GC with 37 Pat webbing frog.
 SOLD at A$150
Bill hook WWI / WII military or civilian used as a cross between a machete & a small axe. Heavy steel blade has some edge wear & pitting. Timber handle rivetted to tang. LOA 40cm, blade 25cm. No markings seen plus a 2nd example, handle has been sanded, blade pitted & surface rust, similar length, also no markings. Fair condition. (2)
Binoculars & Goggles Aust/GB: WWI era binoculars 8 x 27, hinge loose, else GC. Early flying goggles, hinged, type unmarked, ca1920s, another pr with yellow tint for poor light, also another dark blue tint for bright sunlight. WWI era flying goggles in leather frames, Fair condition. Also booklet - WWI. Silhouettes of Aeroplanes, 32pgs. British, French, Belgian, German. Named to Chaplain, 27 Batt AIF. GC. Fair-GC, mostly GC. (6 items)
 SOLD at A$170
Bits & Pieces: RSL badge, King's Crown, post WWII + brass 'A' pr. RAAF dog tags A324296 SS Robertson CE. Peace/Victory medal, 1919 Australia. Aust Army marksman badge, crossed rifles, brass 30/42. WWI buttons (3) - Appreciation Day & Red Cross 1917, Catholic Soldier's Hut, Mitcham Soldier's Hut 1916 SA. Bag of assorted Brit/Aust badges, some lugs missing (10). Army horse shoe nails (8). Great Coat buttons (40) + white shirt buttons (8). Booklets (2) - Historical Sites in Central Palestine Parts 1 & 2, 1918. Studio portrait postcard mounted on board, Melbourne studio of 2 Diggers returned from war. Wound stripes, svc chevrons. Booklet - Definitions & Formulae - Aeronautics 9D, 42pgs. RAAF Overseas Service chevrons. Winter & summer dress. Warrior's Way to Victory, 1940 & Oscar the Invisible. GV+C.
 SOLD at A$150
Books: Boer War - Breaker Morant Collection (8 diff) inc Breaker Morant (Carnegie & Shields, 1979), Shoot Straight You Bastards (Bleszynski 2002), Scapegoat of the Empire (Lieut George Witton - 1907, limited edition reprint 2003), Closed File (Denton 1983) & Bushveldt Carbineers (Bill Woolmore 2002). Plus Video & DVD of the 1979 film. Also Methods of Barbarism Roberts & Kitchener in the Boer Republics (SB Spies 2001). South Africa & the Transvaal War (Creswicke 1901) Vols 2, 4, 5 & 6. Mostly F-VF condition with later books near new. Retail $600+ (15 items).
Australia: Official History of Australia in the War of 1914-18 by CEW Bean, Angus & Robertson (all hard cover). Vol II The Story of ANZAC, 9th Ed, 1940. Vol III The AIF in France 1916, 10th Ed, 1940, hard cover). Vol IV The AIF in France 1917, 10th Ed, 1940. Vol V The AIF in France 1918, 7th Ed, 1940. Vol VI The AIF in France 1918, 1942 Ed. Vol VII Sinai & Palestine (Light Horse), 1st Ed, 1923. Vol XI Australia During the War, Ernest Scott, 5th Ed, 1939. Vol XII Photographic Record, 8th Ed. As above 1937. A cpl fair-good, others mostly GC but with some foxing to end papers. (8 volumes)
 SOLD at A$325
Collection of WWI/II leather equipment + knives (2). WWII leather rifle slings, unissued. Marked BPC 1942 (2). VGC. WWII era handmade fighting knife in leather sheath. No markings. GC. Rare WWI Aust Light Horse desert glasses, red tint, metal & leather frame. GC. Light Horse shoe case & sword frog. Split & cracks to leather hinge. Light Horse 10 round ammo pouches (2) dated 1915 + 1916 condition. Vintage 'Original Bowie Knife' ca1950s. Japan & leather sheath. WWII era leather wallet with impressed Egyptian motifs. GC. Probably Aussie soldier's souvenir. Light Horse 10 round leather ammo pouches (2), 1916. Condition Fair-Good unless noted o/w. Need some TLC/Dubbin.
 SOLD at A$150
Compasses & Mapping Accessories. WWII Air Ministry Aircraft Compass, 16cm dia, 10cm height (case only dimensions). Fair-Good. As per IB but painted grey with a pedestal mount. Maybe a Navy ship's compass. Fair-Good. Early map parallel ruler in box wood by Harling Ltd, London. 30cm long x 6cm wide. Marked Air Ministry. GC. Book, Manual of Map Reading, Photo Reading & Field Sketching. Printed by War Office 1929. GC. Kane, Dead reckoning Aircraft Navigation Computer 1957, St Paul Minnesota. Good. WWII era Star Identifier for aircraft navigation. Good. Interesting lot. (6 items)
Equipment: WWI/II era Field Medical Supplies Equipment Cane trunk. Dimension L76cm x W35cm x H38cm. Cane with leather, canvas & iron frame. Rope carry handles at ea end 2 x 30cm chains on back of trunk for securing to pack animals or transport. Trunk is marked 'FMP2' for Field Medical Post & has large Red Cross painted on a white background on side. Great display item. Overall GC.
 SOLD at A$160
Equipment: WWII Era Mine Detector Equipment in heavy wooden case. Dimensions L60cm x W38cm x H33cm. Box has hinged lid & rope carry handles at ea end. GC. See website for photos.
 SOLD at A$75
Equipment: WWII Era Mine Detector Equipment in heavy wooden case. Dimensions L60cm x W38cm x H33cm. Box has hinged lid & rope carry handles at ea end. GC. Heavy. See website for photos.
 SOLD at A$75
Equipment: 1908 pattern leather belts (3). Two retain back buckles & straps, other has them removed. One belt is marked 'A.J.OAKMAN' Australia. This belt is 36 inches long, the other two around 40 inches long. None of the belts have the brass keepers. All three GC with supple leather.
 SOLD at A$300
Equipment & Webbing: WWI (1917) folding trench periscope in frayed canvas shoulder bag. LOA of timber periscope is 65cm x 10cm x 10cm. Folding steel stake for securing to ground (fair-Good). Mirrors (2) intact. Blue enamel water bottle & cork with new, unfitted felt cover (GC). WWII 37 Pat small pack with shoulder strap (GC). WWII 37 Pat Bren gun mag pouches (2), brown (GC). Slouch hat puggarees (2) sizes - 7 + 6 7/8 (GC). Khaki wool berets (2) for munition workers (GC), both moth holes. Fair-Good.
 SOLD at A$240
Equipment WWI/II era Field Medical Post Supplies & Equipment Cane Trunk. Dimensions L76cm x W35cm x H38cm with leather, canvas & iron frame. Rope handles at ea end & 2 x 30cm chains on back of trunk for securing to pack animals or transport. Only markings are a large Red Cross painted on front. Some stitching loose, 1 leather strap on end broken. Fair/good condition. Scarce.
 SOLD at A$120
Equipment: Military bugle - copper & brass, British/Australian style. Vintage reproduction. Artillery Corps badge (repro) in brass, attached. GC.
 SOLD at A$60
Equipment: WWI leather 10 round ammunition pouches (5). Three marked Holden & Frost 1916, as new. Fourth marked 2 MD AIR (pre WWI). Fifth marked W?D, possibly Western Australia, these GC. (5 pouches)
 SOLD at A$325
Equipment: WWI large canvas & leather strap backpack. Marked 'CGHF 1916'. Good condition, comp, no holes. 08 pattern web waist belt comp with brass ware. No visible markings. VGC. Both scarce. (2)
 SOLD at A$325
Equipment: WWI field mess kit. Light Horse folding handle cups, light rust (2). WWI mess tin lid 'D' form marked with crows foot. Some surface rust. WWII Australian mess tins marked DD FEDEPRA Tinware WA. Set of 2, no rust. Fair-GC.
Equipment collection of WWI Officer's leather equipment. WWI Australian sword frog in leather for Sam Browne belt. Marked C.G.H.F. Commonwealth Govt harness factory. GC but some loss of stitching. Larger (heavy duty) Sam Browne leather sword frog, unmarked, well made, WWI era. GC. Unmarked Sam Browne cross strap. Appears WWI/Ii era. GC. WWI era sword carry bag in leather, unmarked, tear, Poor condition, could be repaired. (4 items)
Equipment compasses & navigation items. British/Australian WWI Artillery Trough Compass by F. Barker & Sons, London 1917, as marked on brass case, fitted in Mahogany box, which is stamped A.R.T.S.C. WWI/II ship or aircraft compass in brass case by Esdaile, Sydney works OK 11cm dia x 4.5cm ht, GC. Book - Manual of Map Reading War Office, 1929, Fair/ Good. Brass wrist compass, larger size, glass displaced but present, needs resetting, leather wrist strop, rare. Perspex "doublas" combined protector & parallel rule, I cardboard slip case. First VGC, others Fair-Good. (5).
Equipment: WWI entrenching spade & handle. Two-piece riveted shovel & correct handle with metal handle with metal sleeve. As new, possibly never issued. Cast naming 'MEADOWBANK AUSTRALIA 1917'. VGC.
 SOLD at A$90
Equipment: WWI entrenching tools (2) with 2 part rivetted head & separate handles. One head stamped 1917, both stamped Australia on the pick plus 2 handles. GC.
 SOLD at A$110
Equipment WWI Army Entrenching tool heads (3) some riveted. One marked McKay Australia 1916 one with butt of handle. Some marked "Australia". Minor surface rust/minor pitting fair-good. Plus 3 separate handles, G-VGC. (6 items).
 SOLD at A$160
Equipment: Collection of WWI field kit: Mounted troops water bottle (blue enamel) with new felt cover, top marked DD & leather harness marked 'AUSTRALIA' & 2BD, AFA (Australian Field Artillery). GC. Tin plates (3), surface rust + 2'D' mess tin lids (2). Fair. Mtd troops tin mugs (2) with folding handles. GC.
 SOLD at A$100
Equipment WWI: Folding trench periscope No 9 Mark II dated 1917. Dimensions folded 14' x 7' x 5', unfolded 28' x 3' x 5'. Folding steel stake attached for securing to ground. Mirrors (2) intact. Canvas carry bag with web shoulder strap intact. GC for age. Rare. WWI/II Blue enamel round shoulder water bottle in GC. Cork & felt cover in Fair condition.. WWI/II blue enamel water bottle with DD cork & replacement felt & cover partially attached. (3 items)
 SOLD at A$275
Equipment: WWI 1918 dated folding trench periscope. Fair condition. No space mirrors, some damage to canvas bag. Felt water bottle cover, new (unissued). Blue enamel water bottle with cork & leather harness, named to SX10568 RONALD PRYDE 6 AUST DIV SIGNALS enl 04/12/40 dis 13/11/45. Periscope Fair, water bottle GC.
 SOLD at A$275
Equipment: WWI (1916) 2-man folding saw comp with leather case, 2 handles, 1 tooth file, 1 tooth gauge. Saw marked Sheffield 1917. Caution, saw is very sharp. Australian WWI wire cutters. Heavy duty. GC & comp.
 SOLD at A$130
Equipment: WWI British / Australian large telescope?? carry bag in canvas & leather. Marked with the defence broad arrow 75cm x 15cm, leather cup at top. VGC plus a pr of British / Australian leather leggings, probably WWI. No markings. Maybe officer's private purchase. GC. (2 items)
Equipment: WWI/II Army water bottle with felt cover, rivetted leather shoulder harness and good cork 1903 Pattern faint stamp on harness "1FSE" Fd Sqn Engrs WWI unit. Also faint "BCR" WWII reissue to NX14782 H.NEWBY, 2/6 Fd Regt Written in black ink on canvas shoulder strap. Good for age.
 SOLD at A$60
Equipment: WWI Army Water Bottle with 1908 Pattern brown leather harness faintly stamped "AUSTRALIA CGHF" Cork top makred DD. Harness in good order. Felt, some age wear & moth damage.
 SOLD at A$50
Equipment: WWI Army Water bottle with unusual 1908 pattern green leather harness. Stamp "AUSTRALIA CGHF" Blue enamel water bottle in good order, cork-fair felt-fair missing top piece. Harness as new. Fair to good.
Equipment: WWI/II Army Water Bottle eqpt. Leather & canvas harness (3). New water bottle cover (3). Old water bottle corks AF. (3) (9 items)
 SOLD at A$65
Equipment: WWI era wire cutters by Greg-Steel. Surface rust (2 sets). WWI/II heavy duty wire cutters. No markings visible, no rust. Overall GC. (3 sets)
Equipment WWII leather compass case stamped "Butler Bros BRISBANE 1941" marked in leather 41Bn, no shoulder strap, condition good. Swagger stick with Rising Sun white metal ferule around top of cane, dome lid cane tip missing (butler). Royal Army Medical Corps WWI/II swagger stick, RAMC badge impressed on white metal top, brass tip. LOA 68cm. GC. Plaited leather riding crop, white metal top-unmarked, tail of crop missing for repair, fair. (4).
 SOLD at A$75
Equipment & Webbing: WWII Australian leather rifle slings. Marked B+C, 1942, unissued (2). WWII 37 Pat radio aerial web pouch 37cm x 10cm x 6cm. WWII 37 Pat ammo/basic pouches a pair, dated 1943, unissued. WWII Korea Bren gun magazine pouches dated 1945. This pair has been issued. Named to 3/722308 R CORBY + 375 E THOMAS. Rare. GC. Pair of US Army gaiters dated 1941. GC. WW2 Mortar carrying strap dated 1941. Rare. Unmarked WWII era officer's canvas & leather carry bag 20' x 10' x 10' ply base. Rare. G.
Equipment & Webbing WWII: Bren gun spare barrel bag marked RMB 1942 27' x 7'. GC. Leather rifle slings (2) marked BPC 1942, unissued. Unknown webbing carry sling 3'+4' adjustable with brass hooks. Possibly for a Bren gun. Unmarked khaki wool beret. ¾ moth holes & cotton beret. Both unissued. Pr of 37 pat web 'L' straps for securing 37 Pat big pack. Pr of 37 Pat web Bren gun mag pouches with connect strap. Stained light brown. Bigger than 303 pouches. Pr of 37 Pat web 303 mag pouches. Stamped 1943, unissued. Pr of 37 Pat web shoulder straps for securing loads, possibly Lewis gun mags, dated 1942. Good condition. (8 items)
Equipment: Leather .303 rifle slings marked B+C 1942, unissued, as new (2). Knives (2) with no sheaths. LOA 9 inch + 8 inch. Leather handles, minor pitting & rust to blades. Sheathed fighting knives (2). One appears field made. No markings. LOA of knives 9 inches. WWII era Bren gun magazine pouches dyed mid tan, with shoulder strap. 37 Pat webbing straps (2). 'L' + 37 Pat Bren gun magazine pouches (2). Green enamel, round shoulders water bottle with rare spring loaded lid. Web harness & shoulder strap, 37 Pat. Named to 242810 CPL BA MOTT. 100 round canvas belt for .303 ammo Vickers machine gun Patd A PR 40.
 SOLD at A$150
Equipment: WWII Army entrenching tool heads (4) plus handles (3). Rust from minor surface to minor pitting. One marked Elwell 1944?. Another marked HB DD. No marks visible on others. Fair-GC. (4 heads, 3 handles)
 SOLD at A$130
Equipment: WWII Era Signals Equipment: WW2 Field telephone hand sets (2) plus signal lamp & morse code key. Generally GC. (3 items)
 SOLD at A$60
Equipment: WWI/2 Water Bottle Harnesses (3): 1/. '37 Pattern canvas harness with brown shoulder straps (3) 2/. Mounted troops style leather harness & shoulder strap. Maker Bonney & Clark. 3/. Similar named to NX55280, one strap has cut for minor repair. Plus 3 x felt water bottle covers, unissued. Good, cut to 1 strap. Minor repair required. (6 items).
 SOLD at A$50
Equipment: WWII webbing items + army shirts (2). Pr of Bren gun magazine pouches. 37 Pat stained a mid tan colour. Brass fittings + shoulder strap. 37 pat small web pack with shoulder straps fitted. Pr of WWII puttees. Large WWII 37 Pat backpack in pale green canvas. Pr of 37 Pat pale green dyed canvas/webbing basic magazine pouches. Leather WWII slouch hat liners (2), as new, unissued. Australian 1943 Army wool shirt, size 7, unissued and as before but in cotton. US Army .30 cal machine gun 100 round ammo belts (4) in canvas, unused. All 4 dated 1942 plus another belt dated 1965. All GC.
 SOLD at A$130
Equipment: 1940 dated leather leggings (2) for mounted troops & motor cycle despatch riders named to 2 diff people & an unmarked officer pattern WWI pr leggings. G-VGC. (2 prs)
Equipment: WWII Anti-gas Equipment. Complete kit - gas bag, mask, filter canister & concertina hoses all connected. Plus anti-gas eye shield pack + 4 jars of anti-gas cream. Empty gas kit bag with shoulder strap. Rubber face masks (4) & attached filter canisters with intact eye lenses. Most dated 1940s. Canvas masks (2), dated 1926 and 1937, with concertina hoses attached. 30cm hose lengths (2), concertina with canvas cover over rubber hose plus quantity of WW2 anti-gas eye shields. In storage for many years. Fair-Good. (quantity)
 SOLD at A$80
Equipment: Aust/British WWI/II 5 pouch .303 ammunition bandolier in leather with brass fittings as used by mounted troops such as artillery. Light Horse mainly used the 9 pouch bandolier, no markings visible. Bandolier is in excellent order with shaped wooden blocks inserted in pouches to retain shape.
 SOLD at A$110
Equipment: WWII era Army & Vict Railways Communication equipment. Air Ministry (AM) T1083 coil, Ref No 10A/8468 in green wooden box. Victorian Railways morse code keys - morse code repeater, morse code tapper, morse code side tapper. Metal valve boxes with hinged lid. 25cm x 8cm x 11cm space for 12 valves (2 boxes identical) plus with Italian flag painted on top. Generally GC.
 SOLD at A$75
Equipment WWI/II Army water bottle with felt cover, rivetted leather shoulder harness & good cork, 1903 pattern. Stamped on base strap "Pulley & Powell 1917" Reissued WWII & named on canvas shoulder strap VX32406, Gnr R SELBY, 3LAA Regt.
 SOLD at A$65
Fire Brigade: (probably NSW) black leather belt with axe & hydrant point (HP) chromed spanner. Axe head pouch made by R J Jenkin, Victoria, solid hide. Named to A228101 M Simmons. Axe made by W Gilpin 1960s/90s. Service wear, overall VGC.
 SOLD at A$110
Fire Brigade: Black Leather belt with brass HP Spanner & small axe with insulated handle. Spanner (brass) needs a polish, one rivet missing on spanner frog. Service wear, overall VGC.
 SOLD at A$120
Fire Brigade items: Black leather axe head cover. Black leather spanner frog. 1950s brass hydrant point spanner (2). 1 marked hose couplings p/l. Axe cover, fair - good, other items G-VGC. (4).
Fob: 1906 Wollongong Reserve Rifle Club 9ct gold fob brooch. Hand made, obv shield engraved AWP, rev engraved 'Wollongong Reserve RC Won by AW Parsons for Best & Shoots 1906'. Stamped 9ct, 2.72g. (P)
 SOLD at A$100
Fob: 1906 SCRA Teams 9ct gold fob. Crossed rifles above shield engraved AWP, rev engraved 'S.C.R.A. Teams Won by Wollongong R.C. 1906'. Stamped 9ct IB, 3.91g. (P)
 SOLD at A$130
Fob: 1907 SCRA 9ct gold fob. Crossed rifles above shield & engraved AWP, rev engraved 'S.C.R.A. McCaffrey Cup Won by Wollongong R.C 1907'. Stamped 9ct, 5.02g. (P)
 SOLD at A$160
Fob: 1910 Wollongong Rifle Club 9ct gold fob. Obv crossed rifles voided engraved 'W'Gong Rifle Club', rev engraved 'Pres by Cap Glindsay Fob Best & Shots 1910 A.W. Parsons'. Stamped 9ct, 6.52g. (P)
 SOLD at A$220
Fob: 1911 Commonwealth Council Interstate Rifle Match 15ct gold fob. Crossed Rifles & flag with Australasia above, rev engraved '1911 N.S.Wales A.W. Parsons'. Not marked bust tests 15ct, 10.48g. Nice. (P)
 SOLD at A$500
Fob: 1911 Coronation Shoot 9ct gold fob. Crossed rifles legend below, rev engraved ' Continuous Agg Won by AW Parsons 1911'. Stamped 9ct, 5.41g. (P)
 SOLD at A$180
Fob: 1911 Wollongong Rifle Club 9ct gold fob. Crossed rifles, target & shield engraved AWP, rev engraved 'W'gong R.C. Yearly Shoot Won by A.W. Parsons 1911'. Stamped 9ct, 4.3g. (P)
 SOLD at A$140
Fob: 1911 Metropolis V Country 9ct gold fob. Soldier in rural scene, rev engraved 'Metropolis V Country 1911 A.W. Parsons'. Stamped 9ct, 13.33g (P)
 SOLD at A$400
Fob: 1912 SCRA 9ct gold fob. Crossed rifles shield & target, rev engraved 'S.C.R.A. McCaffrey Cup Won by Wollongong R.C 1912'. Stamped 9ct, 6.1g.
Fob: 1913 Wollongong Rifle Club 9ct gold fob. Obv crossed rifles, rev engraved 'For Most Bulls Eyes Yearly Compt Won by A.W. Parsons Presented by JK Finlayson 1913'. Stamped 9ct, 5.42g. (P)
 SOLD at A$180
Fob: 1913 NRA of NSW gold fob. Crossed rifles target above, shield engraved AWP below, rev engraved 'N.R.A. of NSW 'le Maitre' Match 1913 A.W. Parsons'. Stamped W Kerr 9ct, 10.18g. (P)
 SOLD at A$325
Fob: 1913 Gordon Highlanders Trophy 9ct gold fob. Soldiers & horse in wreath, rev 1913 Won by New South Wales at Brisbane A Parsons. Stamped 9ct, 8.89g. (P)
 SOLD at A$300
Fob: Railway & Tramway Employees Newcastle Dist gold fob, rev He answered his country's call A.I.E.F., engraved JR Edgar. 9ct gold & enamel, 5.16g by M&M Sydney. 7246 Johnstone-Fraser Robert Edgar enlisted 10-6-1915 8th Field Amb. Proceeded to reinforce MEF Gallipoli 10-11-15, served in France. Discharged 28-10-18. Very rare. (P)
 SOLD at A$575
Fob: 1922 National Rifle Assn NSW 9ct gold fob. Soldier kneeling being crowned with a wreath by a female, rev engraved 'The 'Kings' AW Parsons 1922 1st Stage'. Stamped WH Pritchard 9ct, 14.87g. (P)
 SOLD at A$475
Fob: ND Manly Rifle Club 9ct gold fob. crossed rifles either side of target, rev engraved 'Manly Rifle Club Pres by Capt R.E. Adrian Best Bulls Eye Finish won by AW Parsons (9)'. Stamped 9ct, 6.33g. (P)
 SOLD at A$190
Fob: Bacchus Marsh District, Victoria. Return from Active Service. Bronze medallion. Unnamed. Presented to AIF who responded to the Empire's call in Great European War 1914-18. No suspension mount probably a specimen strike UNC. C 1914-15/1 aU. Rare (P)
 SOLD at A$150
Badge: Rats of Tobruk Association Hon Life member 9ct gold & enamel lapel badge, rev stamped 151 AJP 9ct 6.9g. Very rare. (P)
 SOLD at A$600
FOB: St Kilda, VIC. Presented by the Citizens of St Kilda 9ct gold & enamel appreciation fob. To Pte J T Lack. Enlisted & embarked in 1914. The Great European War 1914-18 7.86g RARE. 347 Dvr James Theodore Lack 1st Divisional Train enlisted 20th Aug 1914 WIA Gallipoli served in France. Discharged 28th Mar 1919 awarded WWI trio (P)
 SOLD at A$375
Hat: WWI era OR's peak cap type worn by Australians in Gallipoli with 54th Merri Regt (1912-18) collar badge used as cap badge. By O? Josephs, size 6 7/8, appears to be dated 1914 but this is a guess. Typical coarse WWI material, sweat band loose, CEH on band, TB in Indian ink on lining of cap. Quite a presentable cap worthy of restoration with a very scarce badge
 SOLD at A$725
Hats - WWII era peak caps: WWII Ors peak cap with small rising sun badge by F Hesse Pty Ltd, Melbourne. Some minor moth damage. WWII era peak cap with 1953-60 Melbourne Rifles gilt badge & Aust Military Forces KC chin strap buttons. Named to Major CL Thompson, pre Capt 2/14 Bn. Some moth damage. HM Customs peak cap with excellent gilt & enamel KC badge. White cap top discoloured, size 7. Corps of Commissioners black & white top vinyl cap with CC Victoria white metal QC badge. Fair-Good for age. Reserved at the value of the badges. (4)
 SOLD at A$100
Headgear: Australia/GB: ca WWI Army Staff Officer's peak cap. Dark blue wool with red piping. King's Crown hat badge & black leather peak with single row of gilt bullion oak leaves. Black leather chinstrap with brass King's crown artillery side buttons. Sweat band wear, oak leaves tarnished, o/w VGC. (P)
 SOLD at A$180
Knife WWII rare Whittingslowe fighting knife & scabbard. Australian-made. Marked to the crossguard 'WHITTINGSLOWE' & 'US 1944' A well used knife showing moderately heavy signs of sharpening to the blade. Wooden handle is in good condition, firmly secured by the three rivets & with no signs of cracks or damage. Scabbard shows age & wear. The keeper that secured the handle has torn at the brass press-stud. There are some cracks to the scabbard & the rivulets are rusted. Scabbard could do with some TLC but still a very displayable item. These knives are highly sought after & rank up there with famous Fairburn Sykes & Ka-Bar fighting knives. Hard to obtain in any condition. Overall GC.
Light Horse pre-WWI leather horseshoe case & sword frog combined. Stamped 'J. WEEKS SYDNEY 1910' & '5 ALH' 5th Light Horse Regt. Leather good for age. No splits or cracks. Stitching in good order. GC for age.
 SOLD at A$110
Light Horse WWI single leather 10 round ammo pouches (12). Stored for many years, leather hard. In need of restoration/TLC with Dubbin or similar. Most marked CGHF or contract manufacturer such as Holden and Frost 1915, 1916. (12)
Light Horse WWI era leather horseshoe case/sword frog combinations (2). Stamped 'CGHF' & ' ?S'. Condition fair-Good with minor damage to outside of fold area. No markings visible on the second, good condition for age, no damage. Both would benefit from some Dubbin. (2)
 SOLD at A$130
Light Horse WWI era leather horseshoe case/sword frog combinations (2). First stamped GALE LTD 1901 on nail pouch cover & 02?06 on back of case/ Two minor grazes to case & a strap. Overall condition Fair-Good. Second, no markings visible. Leather in good condition for age. (2)
 SOLD at A$130
Light Horse WWI horseshoe case/sword frog combination in leather stamped '6LH' & 'R.G?'. GC for age.
 SOLD at A$130
Light Horse: Book WWI 'Australia in Palestine' pub in Sydney by Angus & Robertson, 1919. A4-size hard cover with numerous Light Horse stories, photographs & maps inc 19 full pg colour plates. Inscribed to Ces Browne 5 ALH Fd Amb. G-VGC.
 SOLD at A$70
Light Horse WWI horseshoe case with sword/bayonet frog. No marks visible. Various individual 10 round ammo (.303) pouches (6). Marks inc WA 1916 (2), Holden & Frost, Adelaide 1907, 1915, 2MD 1914. Items need some Dubbin. Fair-GC. (7)
 SOLD at A$150
Lighthorse & medical Militaria: WWII Binoculars in Fair condition with leather case (no lid) marked with crow's foot. Marks scratched off. WWI era (2) Holden & Frost 10 round individual leather cased marked Adelaide + NSW 8107+2/03. Fair-GC. Remnants of Dubbin treatment. As above Beckers, 1916 BRISBANE. Fair condition. Large WWII shell dressing 5½' x 3½', 1943. Medium shell dressing 4 x 3, 1942. Both GC. WWII era (4) injection kits in aluminium boxes 2½' x 1'x¾. Tin only for tubes of ointment anti-gas No Z. Box of Sulphanilamide Wound Tablets - WWI. Small tin of Atebrin tablets (anti-Malaria), Quine tablets (anti-Malaria) pre Atebrin. Snake Bite lancet tube. Made in England. (2) small jars of Dubbin anti-gas. Many of these hard to find items for displays.
 SOLD at A$80
Machete: Army Vietnam era GB Glock pattern machete with canvas scabbard. Wooden grip marked MA65. (Lithgow 1965). Both machete & scabbard in as new condition. Probably unissued. No sharpening stone. VG.
 SOLD at A$160
Machete WW2 Army issue with bakelite handle grips having criss-cross pattern & brass rivets, marked D?D, DC-45 blade Canvas scabbard with brass throat & web to attach to belt dated 1944. Storage grease to blade, overall GC.
 SOLD at A$110
Matchbox covers WWII era, mainly civilian, patriotic. 'Bright Hopes for the Future' ABERDEEN HOTEL NORTH FITZROY. XMAS 1940., in white metal. City of Port Melbourne 'Good wishes for a safe and speedy return - Cheerio!'. Patriotic cover in white metal and similar from 'City of Northcote'. 'City of St Kilda' dates 24/2/40 & 'City of Brunswick'. Carols by Candlelight. ALEXANDRA GARDENS. MELB. Metal & cellophane pub matchbox cover. Pubs: London, Melbourne, Grafton, Albury, Sth Africa 'Germans not served'. Australian WW2 era BELL'S WATERPROOF WAX VESTAS (matches) tin. Fair-GC. (8)
 SOLD at A$130
Matchbox covers WWII era (7). Metal & cellophane cover with photo of Australian sergeant in uniform & red/blue circular colour patch. Cover with humourous AIF cartoons. Cover with humourous cartoons. Cover with Greetings from RAVENSHOE Qld with humourous cartoons. White metal cover with ceramic country scene attached. Cover with brass 'City of Melbourne' badge attached (made for 2-sided matchbox). Huge brass matchbox cover of German origin dated 1943, 10.5cm x 105.5cm x 3.5cm. Inscribed 'Min Gud, mit Land, Min Pore'. With same size German matchbox (empty). (7)
 SOLD at A$50
Military Matchbox Covers: WWI (brass) with attached brass German Pickelhaube helmet. Minor damage to edges of cover from fire or shrapnel. Fair/GC. WWI/II cover with rising sun badge & A.I.F. on one side. Boomerang , Union Jack & Australian red ensign on other all under cellophane. WWI brass trench art cover marked Somme 1917 A.T.O. WWII cellophane covered matchbox cover with RAN on one side, Union Jack & red ensign on the other, some damage - Fair to Good. Similar with RAAF on one side. Boomerang & crossed flags, Union Jack + Australian red ensign on other side. WW2 cover in stainless steel showing map of New Guinea - Milne Bay VX 80291 T D TREVAN. GC unless mentioned. (6)
 SOLD at A$120
Medical Items of Militaria. WWI/II Horrocks saline infusion kits (3) with some contents in 3 x black tines of oval shape 6"x3"x2". Sterilising outfit for use with water bottles. Glass files (2) for blue + white tablets. WWII era in hinged tin 2"x1½"x¾". WWII ear drum protectors for eardrums in hinged tin 2"x1½" x ¾". Aluminium Zippo lighter style container for storage of hypodermic needles (2½" x 2" x ¾"). WWII era, 5 bundles of one inch wide Red Cross patches. Ea bundle with 2 gross (299) red crosses (5 bundle = 440). A collection of Australian soldier's pay books, photos, service records for period 1951-57 Medic + 1RAR served in Korea 1955/56 (12 items) 33101 Pte S. W. Wyatt. Mostly GC.
 SOLD at A$110
Middle East WWII embroidered patriotic cushion covers (2): 'Souvenir of Egypt 1941' on black velvet with mid-blue fringe. Unit colour patch & 'No 2 L of C Postal Unit'. Centre with Rising Sun over unit colour patch. 'Souvenir of Palestine', floral + Middle East '1941' embroidery on mid-blue background with red fringe. VGC & GC. (2)
 SOLD at A$80
Ephemera: Gallipoli plaques. Booklet Ross Bastiaab, 1990, 20pgs (spotty). Sabretache Mil History of Aust June 2005. The Four 'Musketeers' 6' x 4' photo on card of 4 Light Horsemen West Aust 23/12/1914. Facsimile letter from Prince of Wales, Edward, 1920 on HMS Renown visiting Australia. WWII era Training Pams, small, card cover (10). WWI era RAN Brigade cert of Discharge (4), 3 blank, 1 part complete. Occupation money (5 notes) inc Dutch East Indies. China 1930s photo 9' x 6' of large monoplane + pax. Field dressing 1943 + 3' x 3' sterile sheeting (pkt). Aust Mil Forces Staff College Precis-Tactics 1948. Postcard of NSW Lancers in colour C1900 + photo The Sun 5 Aug 44 Nazi maps. Fair-Good.
 SOLD at A$110
Military Force small brass uniform buttons, WWI/II era, approx 50. British/Australian 08 Pattern WWI web belt buckles. Approx 20, 2.4 dia Australian Military Forces WWII brown bakelite buttons (approx 45) for field great coat & leather vest. Australian Military Forces black bakelite buttons, small 1.5cm dia (12), large 2cm dia (20). Australian Cadet Corps cloth shoulder patches (2), unissued. British Commonwealth (Occupation) Forces shoulder patches (4), unissued. Australian Army pre-WW2 Champion Rifle Shooter felt embroidered shoulder patches (2), unissued. British Royal marines WW1/2 brass buttons, 20mm dia (12). All GC. (150+)
 SOLD at A$100
Military Training Pams & Aust/GB booklets: The Jap was Thrashed. Milne Bay, Owen Stanleys, Buna-Gona & Sanananda. Engineer Range Practices, 1972. Appreciations, orders, intercommunications, movements, 1939. The Vickers Gun (ND) + Drill, 1958. Notes for Platoon & Section Leaders, 1943. Weapon Training, 1937. Range Finder Infantry No 12, 1933. Manual of Ceremonial, 1935. Overall GC. (9)
 SOLD at A$100
Military Training Pams WWII era - Demolitions - Field Engineering PAM. 1940 named to VX50143, 14x21cms. Manual of Field Engineering (RE) Part VI Accom + Water Supply, 1942. Engineer Training Part I, 1940, Australian Edition. Engineer Training Part II (WAR), 1941. Australian Edition. Manual of Field Engineering (RE) Part III, 1943 Bridging & Watermanship. Royal Engineers Training Memorandum No I, 1942. Manual of Elementary Drill (All Arms), 1935, H/C. Staff Duties in the Field, 1949. Generally GC. (8)
Military Training Pams WWII era: The Complete Lewis Gunner, 1941, first published 1918. Training in Field craft and Elementary Tactics, 1940. Manual of Elementary Drill, 1935, hard cover. US Rifle, Calibre .30, M1, 1943, 190pgs. Small Arms Weapon Training, 1937, Aust edition. Small Arms Practices, 1943 (Australia). Small Arms Training - Vol I Pam 3 Rifle, 1943 (Australia). Training in Handling of Mines and Traps, 1943, 88pgs (Australia). Mostly GC. (8)
Mixed collection of militaria: Polished chrome mirror 13cm x 1.95cm in brown leather slipcover, marked 'Good Luck' WWII era. WWII brown bakelite field great coat buttons (ca 40). Marked 'Australian Military Forces'. WWI/II era Australian black painted brass buttons. Marked 'Australian Military Forces' (14 small, 8 medium). WWII Free French Day donation pin-back buttons - De Gaulle (2.5cm) (30), Flags (2.25cm) (25). WWII photo (5'x3') RAAF Warrant Officer/Italy 450 Sqn (Hurricanes/Kitty Hawkes) Mid East, Sicily. Metal & brass oil bottle. 8cm x 2.5cm. Postcards (3). 1917 Field Service PC. WWII Christmas card from AIF Malaya, 15/10/41 & AIF Sympathy card. WWI/II rising sun badge plus WWI framed postcard of soldier in mounted troops uniform (no glass) marked 'RIP' on back of card. Overall GC. (120+)
 SOLD at A$100
Mixed bag: WWI/II entrenching tool head only. Some rust & pitting. WWI/II French binoculars, Fair condition. WWII water bottles (2). 37 Pat web waist webbing belt dated 1941. Brass fittings, blue/grey. RAAF 37 Pat Bren gun magazine pouches (2), dyed dark brown. Linked by shoulder strap. WWII Aust dark green wool puttees, size 14½. WWII RAAF detachable light blue shirt collars (15). WWII blue enamel water battle with canvas cover, cork & shoulder strap. WWII blue enamel water bottle with felt cover & leather harness as per mounted troops style. Named to Leslie Norman Millman VX21040 enl 3/6/40, disch 25/9/45. Final Unit 120 Aust Spec Hosp.
 SOLD at A$130
Odds & Sods: Australian Comforts Fund Gift, 6oz tin of Federated Jubes (tin empty). WWII Aust cloth patches - BCOF (2), Cadets (2), WOI (2), Bn Champ Shot, 2DIV, GEN. GC. Assorted Japanese Occupation money notes (22). Fair-GC. Pr of Riverina Regt shoulder flashes. GC. Tins of Shu-Tone dark tan stain (2). Contents Fair-GC. Book of Common Prayer dated 1919, pocket size, GC. WWII era watch band with face cover in brown leather, as new condition. WWII era small arms oil bottle. Aluminium body & brass lid.
 SOLD at A$75
Ordnance: Vietnam era Aerial bombs (correction not 3 inch mortar practice rounds), painted sky blue to indicate practice rounds. GC. Note - Very heavy. (2)
 SOLD at A$100
Ordnance: Artillery Shell Cases - WWII 25 Pndr dates 1940 & 1942 (2), WWI 18 Pndr dated 1917. GC.
 SOLD at A$75
Ordnance: Aust/GB collection of brass shell cases. 1943 6 Pndr anti-tank shell case. 1943 Navy 12 Pndr shell case (3 inch, 76mm). Quick Firing QF Ship, Coastal & AA gun dating from 1894. 1942 25 Pndr shell case in brass. 1943 40mm Bofors shell case. Mainly AA. Starting cartridges (2) for jets, dated 1953 & 1954. 1932 6 Pndr Mark V cut down to 24cm. Similar to WWII tank mounted guns. Average condition. (6)
 SOLD at A$100
Ordnance: Collection of brass shell cases (10). WWII 18 Pndr dated 11-15. WWII anti-tank 2 Pndr 1941. Rim slightly bent out, another similar 2 Pndr 1942 but cut down to WWII Japanese shell case. Minimal markings, maybe cut down 18 Pndr. WWI 18 Pndr 1918. 1950s jet starter shell cases (3). 1 cut down. WWI 18 Pndr dated 9-16. 20mm shell case. (10)
 SOLD at A$100
Original WWI Australian/British Number 9 Mark II, folding trench periscope & canvas case 1917. Body of scope is ply painted olive drab. Case has canvas shoulder strap & 2 spare mirrors. Folding latch & hinges in reasonable order given it has been in storage for many years. Manufactured by Adams & Co, dated 1917. Periscope inc an adjustable spike for fixing to trench earth works. A rare item of WWI militaria. Some TLC/WD40 needed on metal bits. Fair-Good given age.
 SOLD at A$300
Pams - ARMY & RAAF (8+ books): Handbook of Admin for the RAAF, 1941, 62pgs. Field Service Pocket Book. Approx 20 pams in binder, 1938, 400+pgs. Notes on Map Reading, 1929. The War Office. Manual of the Elementary Military Hygiene, 1912. Cavalry Training, 1929. How to Organise and Administer a Battalion, 1915. Platoon and Company Drill, 1916 (Fair). The Browning Heavy Machine Gun, 1917, 32pgs (Fair), others all GC.
RAAF/RAF instruments/gear: WWII era navigation computer to strap to thigh, 16cm x 11cm x 3cm. Unmarked brown leather flying helmet WWII era. Wool-lined, flaps for head phones, chin strap, GC. WWII era flying goggles, Stadium brand, made in England, 2-piece eye lenses. Instruments (5): Fuel - Gallons, oxygen flow indicator, suction (3), oxygen cylinder pressure, air brake pressure. Smith's Auxiliary fuel tank gauge, as new in box. Aircraft cabin light fitting, as new in cardboard box. All GC, last 2 as new. (10)
 SOLD at A$220
RAAF collection of WWII era items. A green leather unmarked flying helmet plus a blue cloth flying helmet marked size 4, 48225/58. WWII black painted metal Thermos dated 1944 on base. Pr of RAAF Mark 7 Flying goggles with brass & leather frames, lenses 2 piece type. RAAF beret size 7 3/8 dated 1944 + RAAF side cap dated 1944, size 7 1/8 + RAF peak cap dated 1954 with KC RAF hat badge. RAAF marked filed glasses, binoculars in leather case U/S. RAAF WWII era plastic training goggles. RAF/RAAF Air Ministry (AM) brass & porcelain switch circa 1920s. GC.
 SOLD at A$160
RAAF; WWII Australian leather flying helmet by Stagg, a Melbourne company with Gosport tubes used for comms on aircraft from WWI to 1950s. Engine speed indicator marked AM (Air Ministry) & fuel gauge + AM marked brass + porcelain switch. Boxed instruments - Smith's aux fuel tank gauge, Psi gauge 0/700, Psi oxygen cyl pressure GE. RAAF WWII buttons (15). Rank badges, buttons & sweetheart badges inc KC hat badge. Unmarked brown leather air crew gauntlet type gloves. Minor wear from use + US air crew shell gloves. WWII era Italian flying goggles marked 'Made in Italy'. Australian WWI era open cockpit type flying goggles. VGC.
 SOLD at A$400
RAAF WWII. Various aircraft instruments (6) boxed Smiths Aux fuel tank gauge, boxed EUREKA pressure gauge to 700 psi, Blinker oxygen flow indicator, oxygen cylinder pressure 0-500, Dunlop pressure gauge psi 0-700, GE oxygen cyl pressure, 0-500. Australian WWII era fur lined leather gloves, as new, never issued, size 10½ gauntlet type for air crew. Side cap size 7 1/8, no buttons, 1944, moth dam. RAAF shirt collars, 1944, size 14½, never issued (8). Early flying goggles, RAAF/civilian (4). Civilian with half sun shades, WWII RAAF no lenses WWII era, split lenses, AF(D) unmarked, hinged goggles.
 SOLD at A$300
RAAF WWII books & ephemera. RAAF HQ Melbourne 'SECRET' V.A.O.C. Monthly reports inc 101 photos of allied & enemy planes plus 64 plane silhouettes mounted in card pages. Book named to F/O B.A. Clarke. WWII aircraft recognition cards, PC size. German (20), US (18), British (24). Photo on front, data & silhouette on back. VGC. Instructor's Handbook of Elementary Flying Training. Air Ministry, 1943. GC. Pilot's Log Book, 1960, DCA Jan 67, Oct 68, 240 flying hours. Civilian. Good. (4 items)
 SOLD at A$130
RAAF: WWII era Aircraft Instruments. Twin meters: One 0-40 Emergency, one a gauge, empty to full. Each 6cm dia, mounted on the one box. Auxiliary Tank Gauge in Gallons. One oil gauge: 0-50. Bakelite headphone marked AM,10A/7063. Smith's cockpit clock. Oxygen cylinder pressure gauge. Bakelite plug-in hand held microphone. Smith's fuel gauge (auxiliary tank), boxed. (7 items)
 SOLD at A$120
RAAF WWII items: 1944 RAAF dark blue side cap. No badges or buttons. 7 1/8 unissued. Air Gunner portrait photo in uniform. In USA card folder. Sweetheart brooch. WWII era small wooden souvenir plaque for 900 Sqn Air Training Corps. Cloth shoulder patch. Queen's crown + pr of epaulettes with KC + Eagle & 6 rank badges in cloth. 1936 Vickers MG .303 ammo feeder belt plus canvas ARP WARDEN tin sign 7' x 4½' & WWII Vic ARP badge. WWI era-1930s pilot's goggles. Pr of WWII era, centre hinged flying goggles (2). All unmarked. Pr USAAF flying glasses. Also Used by RAAF. One pr oval shaped goggles WWI+ era. Hinge strap broken. Variable condition Fair-Good.
 SOLD at A$180
RAAF: WWII RAF/RAAF Air Ministry Navigational Computer, MKIIID I.C.A.N. Calibration + leg (thigh) straps. WW2 flying helmet, canvas AP 9180 6¾. Light-weight cellophane eye shields. Probably WWII RAAF in original packaging (10). Green web strap with spring-loaded hooks each end, 30' x 2'. All G-VGC. (13)
RAAF: Hats - WWII era side cap, possibly pre-WW2 due to naming - 454 KENNEDY AE lining, leather hat band & dark blue outer material unlike WWII issue. Badge is 2-piece RAAF Eagle & King's crown. WWII RAAF officer's peak cap with RAAF Eagle & King's crown bullion badge. Same as RAF. WWII WAAAF (Women's Australian Auxiliary Air Force) peaked cap. Cloth RAAF king's crown badge stamped on leather hat band, 1943 made in Australia. Size 6½. WWII RAAF 1943 blue wool beret 1¼. GC but some moth holes of crown of cap. WWII RAAF side cap (other ranks) with RAAF brass/blackened badge. Size 6 7/8, 1944. A few small moth holes. All in GC unless stated. (5)
 SOLD at A$1050
RAAF/RAF WWII Training Manuals (8). RAF Armament Manual. Machine Guns, Small Arms, etc, 1939, inc Vickers, Lewis, Rifle, Synchronising etc, est 200+pgs. RAAF Air Training Corps for Cadets, 1942. RAF - Flying Training, 1952. Manual of Air Navigation, 1940. RAF - Principles of Flying Instruction, 1939. RAAF - Instruction Course for Air Crew Reservists, 1940. RAAF: Observer's, Air Gunners & WT Operators Flying Log Book, July 43 to April 45 named 434765 KA Donnelly with details of bombing raids to Germany. Aero-Engines - Inspection of Before Flight, 1938.
 SOLD at A$475
RAAF: Pilot Balloon Slide Rule, Mark IVA as used by RAAF meteorologists in conjunction with weather balloon data. Made 1952-60. Slide rule is in VGC in a custom-made dovetailed box.
RAAF WWII Trench Art desk pen holder all brass, King's crown RAAF badge. Brown leather flying helmet unmarked possibly WWI era. WWII era flying goggles unmarked as used by fighter pilots RAF/RAAF, single piece lens + 2 Sqn wall plaque. RAAF officer's leather money belt, named to Flying Officer T. E. Kearney, enl 22 May 41 disch 18 Jan 46. Z Sqn. WWII diary of Harold James Arney 428596 RAAF. Sqn RAF (Lancaster Bombers) Died on service 21 Mar 45. GC.
 SOLD at A$120
Swagger Sticks. Cane swagger stick with bullet head tip and holed bullet case head. Maybe missing a bullet head LOA 65cm. Leather covered swagger stick & ASC Army LOA 58cm. Service corps swagger cane with bullet head tip plus WWII leather compass case, stamped Buttler Bros BRISBANE 1941. With shoulder strip. All GC. (3 sticks plus case).
 SOLD at A$100
Sword: 1827 Pattern British/Australia, George VI Naval Officer's sword Engraved 'RAN Loan' on both hilt & scabbard. Ricasso marked 'Wilkinson Sword London by Appointment (George VI - 1937 to 1952). Blade & hilt bears the Georgian crown & Royal Navy fouled anchor. Remnants of ray skin only on grip & of gilt on hilt which now shows as white metal as are the metal pieces on the black leather scabbard. This has a crease in the leather 24cm from the hilt Tassel with portepee knot in good order. Well worn but o/w GC indicating continuous service.
 SOLD at A$325
Tail End Lot in 2 cartons. Inc Illawarra Regt shoulder flashes (8) unissued. 1984 Australian Awards Order of Precedence chart. 1936 WOLF CUB certificate. Art work by Daryl Lindsay. Early souvenir boomerang by Nympa tribe copy. Aust Army nurses shirt, 1976. Fletchette rounds (5) used WWI-Vietnam, air dropped, non-explosive arrowhead type weapons. Also called 'lazy dog' projectiles. Non military Bowie style knives (3), no sheaths. Brass, screw top flask, Middle east origin. Books 1942 Aust diary, Digger stories WWII, Leader of the Crocks 1945, hard cover loose. Leather gaiters (2) not a pair. Buttons & badges (5), misc. 1943 packet on anti-gas eye shields. Quantity of miscellaneous postcards (ca 30). Army signals date stamp AF. White cotton kit/laundry/storage bags (2), 90x50cm. WWII mess tin, surface rust. Unissued WWII era felt water bottle covers (5). Brass small padlocks & keys CofA Electoral Office. Correspondence, ca 1977 Royal Aust Army Medical Association. Bag of assorted Army chevrons & patches (12). Leather swagger stick cover, 16 inches long. Tins for 2x Firing Device DEM F2, Shu Tone, dark tan. British Airborne burgundy with blue winged horse shoulder flashes, unissued (5). British Indian Army turban cones Fair-GC (2). Unidentified brass & webbing straps/connectors (5). Chin strap for officer's cap. WWII era respirator mask. Mixed condition. Mostly Fair-G.
 SOLD at A$90
Telescope: WWII Australian Army telescope sighting No 124 LP Mark I. Used with the 2 Pndr anti-tank gun & the Matilda Mark II tank. Manufactured in Australia by British Optical Co in 1942. Marked Sydney, DD. Well made plus in heavy leather cases with brass reinforcing components as also marked 1942. LOA 45cm (18 inches). Overall VGC with a small amount of perishing to the rubber eye piece plus a spare empty case. Rare item. Seldom seen. Both telescope & leather cases GC. (1 telescope, 2 cases)
 SOLD at A$200
Telescope (33cm x 5cm) WWII era, no markings, use unknown in steel casing housed. Separate protective steel case with clamped lids (55cm long). All are heavy duty items indicating tank or artillery components plus spare case to hold telescope. Both with original jungle green paint on cases.
Trench Art: WWI cut down 110mm German shell case 90mm high. Named to 23rd battalion listing all battle honours from Gallipoli to Mont St Quentin. Also inscribed with unit colour patch & motto 'FORWARD UNDETERRED' small rising sun badge also attached. An excellent piece. GC.
 SOLD at A$525
Trench Art WWI/II in brass (6 items). WWI British mark V type 'male' tank with (2) 6 Pndr guns mounted in side sponsons. This one in copper body, brass sides & steel tracks. Engraved: 1914 SOUVENIR HANNOVER 1919 mounted on a rock via a brass rod. Tank is 10cm long x 4.5cm wide in good condition for age. WWII American cast brass German type tank with 75mm gun. Trench art bullet handle letter openers (2), 1 brass, 1 chrome. 1943, 25 Pndr cut down shell case ashtray (chromed). 1915 German cut down 75mm brass ashtray. 1939 British 25 Pndr Mark II shell case vase. Welds to top of handles, need repair. Condition G-VG for age.
 SOLD at A$150
Trench Art: 1942, 25 Pndr shell case base - ashtray. 1942, 40mm Bofors AA shell case with 3cm x 3cm copper fighter plan soldered to side of brass case. 1941, 37mm brass shell case with flared rim & small rising sun badge attached + 1942, 37cm in chrome. 1943, 2 Pndr anti-tank brass shell case, flared rim. 7 various small calibre shell cases inc salt & pepper shakers for spares or repairs. Aluminium beer coasters (2) for rats of Tobruk opening of Canberra Tobruk Memorial, 1983. Sugar spoon with artillery colour patch on handle. Model of WWI R100 Airship (plastic), 40cm long, 7.5cm dia. G-VGC.
 SOLD at A$110
Trench Art TAAF type planes, brass & chrome. Brass Hudson bomber 125mm long x 165mm wide. Brass WWI monoplane 105mm x 175mm. Chromed Spitfire type plane 165mm x 2100mm. Chromed Albatross type plane 135mm x 175mm. Chromed P38 Lightning type plane 9mm x 135mm on cut down 1940, 25 Pndr shell case ashtray. Some need restoration or repair. Fair-GC.
 SOLD at A$170
Trench Art WWI/II Air Force: Timber, teardrop shape lidded box lined in purple velvet. Maybe made from timber propeller parts, possibly for jewellery. Inlaid biplane on lid. GC. Large, chrome Wirraway plane mounted on ashtray. Plane 150mm x 230mm. GC. Chrome P38 Lightning on ashtray. One prop missing o/w GC, 150mm x 180mm. Brass P38 Lightening type trench art probably made in theatre from bullet heads & casings. Stump of mount, no base (150 x 180). Similar to last but no props or tail assembly. Some for spares, repairs, restoration needed on couple. Fair-GC. Not easy to find these days. (5 items)
 SOLD at A$200
Victorian Naval Forces Certificate of Discharge from HMVS? 188X (not filled in) printed in black on vellum. Cpl tiny stains o/w VGC. Rare.
 SOLD at A$100
Vietnam era Army entrenching tool with folding spade & pick head. Canvas & leather cover named to Gibson DB made by Daewoo, Korea, possibly on contract to the Aust Govt. A private Donald Bruce Gibson served in 5RAR in Vietnam from 19 Jun 1969 to 5 Mar 1970. Shovel showing field use. Canvas cover top brass stud missing o/w GC.
 SOLD at A$50
Vietnam War era Army clothing & equipment. Jungle green canvas kit bag with brass eyelets named to R Downey. Aust Army jungle green shirt AGCF 1980, size 33/79. Unissued. Aust Army jungle green YAKKA 1967 size 18 (2 pr) trousers. Unissued + 2nd pr unmarked (total 3 pr). US/Aust Army webbing entrenching tool cover marked 'US' + one basic ammo pouch. 1967, 7.62 x 100 rounds ammo shoulder bag in light green canvas (2). Also used for dixie bag. US/Aust green plastic water bottle, canvas cover & aluminium cup canteen by Stokes Melbourne dated 1970 & a second felt water bottle cover. 50 round 7.62 bandolier dated 2/68 + 20 round SLR magazine. Aust 37 Pat black web belt & one black gaiter. .G-VGC.
 SOLD at A$110
WWI patriotic embroidered cushion covers: Rising Sun + floral & flag decoration on a pale blue background dated 1916 & inscribed to Jen from Alick, silk 4' x 2'. Some minor fabric fraying. British & Australian Flags with bulldog & words 'The Pet of the British Navy'. GC, 20' x 20'. 'Egypt 1916' burgundy silk with pink lace border, floral & flag decoration. Minor fabric fraying. Fair-GC. (3)
 SOLD at A$170
WWI Patriotic embroidered cushion covers: 'Souvenir Egypt 1915' silk floral & flag decoration, 50cm x 50cm. 'British Built' embroidered linen, 45cm x 45cm. ANZAC & VALOUR' & 'BRAVO Australia' with kangaroo & kookaburra, 50cm x 50cm. French, Belgian & British flags on embroidered material. (4)
 SOLD at A$180
Police: New South Wales 1916-54 Police King's crown 'Skeleton' badge. Early version for wear on helmet in unplated W/M (ca 1916-35), 3 x lug rev, but top lug cut off (presumably to convert to cap badge). gVF. Scarce (P)
Police: Western Australia 1914-20 Police 'bottle-top' helmet plate. King's crown, white metal. Voided swan (early short neck variety) thin metal strike on long lugs for helmet 48mm. gVF. Scarce
Police: Western Australia 1954 Police cap/helmet plate skeletal type 'squashed swan' central device. Chromed & enamel, 2 x piece with central oval secured by screw & nut. 2 of 3 lugs remaining to reverse 55mm. gVF. Very scarce
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