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Books: WWII 1939-45. Australia In The War of 1939-45 Official AWM publications RAAF set of 4 'Royal Australian Airforce 1939-42' (Gillison), Air War Against Japan 1943-45 (Odgers), Air War Against Germany & Italy (Herington), Air Power Over Europe (Herington) all VGC comp with DJ. (Retail $400). Also 'Pictorial History of Australia of War 1939-45' set of 5 (retail $125). Worn spines, GC, plus 'With The Australians In Korea' (Bartlett) with orig DJ. All official AWM publications, total retail around $550. (10)AVAILABLE at A$120

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Books Australian War Memorial publications (17). 'Guns of the Regiment' by SN Gower, near new with DJ. 'With the Australian's in Korea' (1957); 'Pictorial History of Australia at War 1939-45 Vol II'; 'HMAS' (1942); 'RAAF log'(1943); Victory Roll' (1945), then Army related (11) with 'Jungle Warfare', 'Khaki & Green', 'Soldiering On' (2 of ea) & 'Active Service', 'Stand Easy' & 'As your Were' 1947, 1949 & 1950. Most with original DJ, VG condition or better. Plus 'The Fragile Forts - the Fixed Defences of Sydney Harbour 1788-1963' (P Oppenhein-Aust Army History Unit) pub 2005; & 'Duntroon (The Royal Military College of Australia) 1911-86'. Near new. (19)AVAILABLE at A$100

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Magazines & Booklets: Rank & Badges in the Australian & USA Forces, 32pgs. Food is Where You Find It Western Pacific 1944. A Guide to Emergency Foods in the Western Pacific. Salt 30 July 1945 Vol 10 no 11. Living off the Land 1944 A Manual of Bushcraft, 140pgs. Whose Plane is that, Aircraft Identification 1943, 76pgs. G-VGC odd flts. (5)SOLD at A$50

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Medal WWII Order of the German Eagle Third Class without Swords (1943-45). A truly spectacular Third Reich award! White enamel & silver construction. Maltese pattern Cross with ea of the 4 arms of the Cross in white enamel with a fine silver border. German Eagles at ea cnr of the Cross carrying a swastika in a wreath, with a white enamel background. Age related patina to the silver components of the cross. To the top arm of the Cross is a semi-circular fan to which the suspension ring is attached. Suspension ring marked '900' for high silver content & '21' for noted maker of fine Third Reich awards 'Gebruder Godet & Co, Berlin' The suspension ring is then in turn attached to the neck ribbon by a 'fan' suspender device (large loop with 3 raised ribs). The 46mm wide white black & red neck ribbon is approx 540mm in length, slightly tapered & hemmed at both ends. Thin 220mm long red ribbon to ea end of the main neck ribbon for attaching the ribbon for wear. Some minor abrasions to the enamel, mostly to the reverse (as expected from wear). Tiny chip to the enamel to the very end of the right hand side of the six o'clock arms of the Cross.. Really only visible with a jeweller's glass, but had to be mentioned. This strikingly handsome award would make a sensational centrepiece to a Third Reich collection. (P)AVAILABLE at A$2000

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Luftwaffe WWII Model 1943 enlisted man's field cap. Luftwaffe blue-grey wool body with full blue cotton lining to the interior. Missing one button to the front that normally secures the turn-down flaps. One piece embroidered enlisted ranks pattern insignia. Marked to the interior with size stamp '57'. Only minor service wear. In our opinion genuine. (P)SOLD at A$275

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Australia: 1947 Air Force Cross (AFC) to Pilot of Dakota Aircraft, Flying Officer (later Fl Lieut) E.T.W. HOLT, RAAF. Tasked with the transportation of the Prime Minister, Cabinet Officials & high ranking Military Officers throughout Australia & the SW Pacific area. AFC, GVIR, in its original box of issue. Reverse engraved officially: '1947'. Together with his unnamed as issued 1939-45 & Pacific Stars. Also included is the original, addressed box of issue for the latter & his original 1949 dated medal entitlement slip listing these & his AFC. Flight Lieutenant Eric Thomas Wallis Holt, born 1913, Alpha, Qld. Enl RAAF 17/8/41. Sgt Pilot 1942. W/OFF & Ops with 36 Sqn 1943/44. F/Off 1/11/44. To 1st Communication Unit 13/6/45. Morotai, Borneo, Lae etc from June 1945 to Mar 1946. Disch 6/6/46. AFC - awarded per London Gazette 12/6/47, p.2604 for Operations in 1945: 'HOLT, Eric Thomas Wallace, Flight Lieutenant (413384), 1 Communication Unit RAAF. Flight Lieutenant Holt has been Captain of a Dakota aircraft engaged in the transportation of very important persons & has completed 300 flying hours flying on these duties since June 1945. His aircraft has carried many Cabinet Ministers & high ranking army officers on important missions. Flight Lieutenant Hold has invariably displayed the utmost energy & efficiency on such flights & his manner & example have been an inspiration to his crew. During the Christmas period in 1945, he flew the Prime Minister of Australia on a tour of the Northern islands & during this time, showed a sense of responsibility which averted a possible serious accident. Flight Lieutenant Holt has completed a very large total of flying hours with the Royal Australian Air Force, 1700 of which have been in operational areas in difficult & hazardous circumstances. (LG 12/6/1947 p 2604). Also entitled 1939-45 War & Australia Service Medals. EF. Extremely scarce especially so with the Prime Minister & VIP Pilot connection. Only 146 AFC's awarded to RAAF 1939-50 (P)SOLD at A$3600

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Australia: WWII Pacific Group of 4 to 2/38 Transport platoon. 1939/45 star, Pacific star, War Medal & Australian Service Medal officially impressed 'VX 125125 R C DALE'. Enlisted Apr 1943 discharged Dec 1945. Comes with Dog tags & copy of Service Record.SOLD at A$120

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Italy: 1939-45 Italian-SS. Bustina. Mustard-green/khaki wool with red piping to body sides & red tasselled 'dropper' to front. Large embroidered (white lined with red & with black highlighting) Italian-SS emblem stitched to side. Traditional top-flap buttoned down by brown painted wood buttons. Lined in green cotton with maker/issue stamp: 'E.C.I Vestuario. Orden 1943. Teller - M - E. 78 Talla 3'. A small size, excellent condition surprising for this small, short lived unit..AVAILABLE at A$400
1/- 1941-63 Collection comp (ex 1943, 46 dot) in Dansco Supreme (see both sides) album (retail $65). KGVI 1942S, 44, 48 EF, 41, 46 aU others UNC. QEII 62 aEF, 59, 61 EF, 57 aU others UNC-Choice UNC. McD cat approx $1300 plus the album (21).SOLD at A$400

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1/- 1943S, 2/- 1946 Slabbed PCGS MS64. 50c 1966, $1 2008 Slabbed PCGS MS66, MS69. (4).SOLD at A$250

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2/- 1943S. UNC. McD cat $380. (4)SOLD at A$130

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Europe: Nice group of mainly older issues 1920-93. Noted Austria (4). Azerbaijan 1920 500 Roubles aU P-7. Hungary 20 Penga 1943 3 consec trios UNC P-109. Ireland £5 1972 faults F P-65c. Jersey. Malta. Netherlands (3) incl 10 Gulden 1968, 5 Gulden 1973 aU, aU P-91b, 95a. Nth Ireland Ulster Bank £1 1966 flts F P-321a. Switzerland (3). Plus 9 other countries. Condition average circ to UNC. All diff except for Hungary. Cat US$350+ (40)AVAILABLE at A$170
Philippine Emergency Currency: Bohol 25 Centavos (3), 50 Pesos (5), Cebu 5 Pesos 1941 (7). Cagayan Peso 1942 (3). Iloilo 20 Pesos 1942 (7), Peso 1944 (2), 2 Peso 1944 (3), Negros 1941 10 Pesos (3), 1942 5 Centavos (4), 20 Centavos, Peso (6), 2 Pesos (7), 5 Pesos (12). 1943 10 Pesos (11). 1944 Peso (4), 5 Pesos (2), 10 Pesos (2), 20 Pesos (4). Japanese Invasion Money: Burma (5), Malaya (19), Netherlands Indies (21), Philippines (106). Plus 3 souvenir packs of JIM. Poor-UNC. (Lot)SOLD at A$130

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1943I - Slabbed PCGS MS64RB.SOLD at A$100

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1943D - Slabbed PCGS MS65. Lovely coin. (P)AVAILABLE at A$240

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1943S, 45 - Fully lustrous UNC/Choice UNC. McD cat UNC $345, Choice $665. (2).SOLD at A$120

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1943S - Fully lustrous UNC McD cat $135AVAILABLE at A$50

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½d 1943 struck off centre with slightly raised rim. Slabbed PCGS MS63BN.SOLD at A$110

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1943I Bombay Proof restrike ½d. Considerable orange colour. Slabbed PCGS PR60RB. Ren cat $45,000. Very Rare. (P)AVAILABLE at A$6000

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1943I Bombay Proof restrike 1d. Mostly orange colour. Slabbed PCGS PR61RB. Ren cat $50,000. Very Rare. (P)AVAILABLE at A$7000

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WWII £1 War Savings Certificates, large size consec run of 3 AB 337763/65 issued 8 Mar 1943 at the Commonwealth Bank Melbourne. gEF. WD1a. (3)AVAILABLE at A$130

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WWII £1 War Savings Certificates, large size consec run of 3 EB 270126/28 issued 2 Dec 1943 at the Commonwealth Bank Melbourne. EF. WD1a. (3)AVAILABLE at A$130

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WWII £10 War Savings Certificate prefix N 25 May 1943 issued at Commonwealth Bank Rockdale NSW. Minor tones EF. WD3a.AVAILABLE at A$200

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1879 - 1943 High grade 1c collection, all slabbed by PCGS or NGC. French Cochin China. 1879A XF40BN, 84A AU58BN. French Indo China: 1885A 64RB, 86A AU55BN, 87A 62BN, 88A 63BN, 89A 63BN, 92A AU55BN, 93A VF30BN, 94A 62RB, 95A XF40BN, 96A 63BN, 97A 65BN, 98A 63BN, 99A 62BN, 1900A 63RB, 01A 66RD, 02A 64RB, 03A 63BN, 06A 62BN, 08A 63BN, 09A 63BN, 10A 64RB, 12A 63RB, 13A 63BN, 14A 62BN, 16A 63BN, 17A 65RD, 18A 63RB, 19A 65BN, 20A 64RD, 21A 64BN, 21 62BN, 22A 64RB, 22 64RB, 23A 63RB, 23 64RB, 26A 63BN, 27A 65RB, 30A 64RB, 31A Torch 63RB, Wing AU58BN, 37A 65RD, 38A 64+RD, 39A 64RD, 40 type 1 MS61, 41 MS63, 43 MS67. 33 in NGC slabs & 15 in PCGS slabs. Most dates in high grade are ridiculously undervalued. One of the highest graded sets known. Vendor Reserve. (48) (P)AVAILABLE at A$30000

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1943 5 cents KM-27 Slabbed NGC MS66. 1900A, 29A 10 cents KM-9, 16.1 PCGS AU58, NGC MS64. 1941S, 45(a) 10 cents KM-21.1a, 28.1 PCGS MS63, MS65. 1927A, 41S, 45B 20 cents KM-17.1, 23a.2, 29.2 NGC MS64, MS63, PCGS MS62. 1947(a) Piastre reeded edge KM-32.2 PCGS MS64. (9)SOLD at A$250

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1941I Cent MS62RB, MS63BN. 5c 1941I, 45 MS63, MS64. 20c 1943, 45 AU58, MS62. All PCGS slabs. Malaysia: 1973 Sen MS66RD, 1982 20 Sen MS66, 1967, 68 50 Sen both MS65. All PCGS slabs. 1967, 97 5 Sen MS65, MS64. 1977, 88 50 Sen both MS66, last 4 inc NGC slabs. Plus 3 loose coins (17).SOLD at A$200

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1943 KGVI 6d. KM-8. Lightly toned UNC. NZ cat $400. (P)SOLD at A$70

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1943 5 Mark Lodz Ghetto token KM-Tn2. Minor deposits. Toned UNC. Scarce. (P)NO LONGER AVAILABLE

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5 Francs 1943 F, 1951 gVF, 20 Francs 1944 F, 100 Francs 1953 gF. Odd fault. P-13Aa, 13B, 15D, 25c cat approx US$400, retail similar. Scarce lot. (4)SOLD at A$300

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10/- 1-1-1952, £1 1-9-1943 KGVI Portrait VF with 2 sm edge flts, VG. P-29b, 30b. Popular country. (2).AVAILABLE at A$250
Military: Nice accumulation of 31 British Military Authority & British Armed Forces issues 1943-1972 including 21 different by prefix. P-M3, M22a (4), M23 (2), M29 (4), M35b, M36a (3), M44a, M45a, M47 (6), M48 (5), M49 (3). First note VF with toning, balance UNC with odd light counting mark or corner bend on a few. Cat US$140+ (31)SOLD at A$75