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Badge: 1939-45 Aircraft Production Commission Employees Factory Pass badge. Chromed & enamel by P.J. King. Serial number '239', sector 'C'. aEF. ScarceAVAILABLE at A$100
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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. ScarceAVAILABLE at A$200
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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: Biographies (8) 'Charles Kingsford Smith' by Fitzsimons, pub 2009, 'Peter Cosgrove - My story' pub 2006, 'Weary, the life of Sir Edward Dunlop & The War Diaries of Weary Dunlop' pub as single vol 1997. 'My War 1939-45' by Michael 'The Breaker' by Kit Denton (1987 edition) large VX 123, missing frontispiece Self pub 1990. 'Brothers in War' by M Walsh, pub 2006, (brief History of 8 brother who served in WWI inc Gallipoli), 'Letters Home 1939-45' Stuart & Arnold 1987, 'Darwin 1942 by Hall, 1980). Some edge foxing on earlier works, later vols near new retail $240. Then large size paper backs (14) inc 'Roden Cutler, VC' by McCullough, 'Nancy Wake' by Fitzsimons, 'The Tiger man of Vietnam' (the story of Barry Petersen), 'Gallipoli - The Extraordinary life of Alec Campbell', 'Colin Murray - Journey to Tobruk', 'Warrior Brothers' & 'Warrior Training' (life in the Australian SAS) by I. McPhedran, 'Four Australians at War, letters to Argyle 1914-19', 'The Bombing of Darwin, the diary of Tom Taylor'. Plus 4 others inc 'Memories of Vietnam' by K Maddock. All F-VF or better condition, with a total retail over $500. Plus video 'The Light Horseman'. (22 plus video)AVAILABLE at A$100
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Books: Larger 'Coffee Table' size books (12) inc Australians at War - A Pictorial History (McDougall 2002), German Military Aircraft (Philpott 1981), Rust in Peace - South Pacific Battlegrounds Revisited (Adams 1976), Bomber Command 1939-45 (Overy 1997), Spitfire - A Complete Fighting History (Price 1991), This is the SAS (Geraghty 1982), The Art of War (Churcher 2004, pub AWN/SBS) & World War II on Land (Chandler 1990). Then others (14) inc Norfolk Island & its 3rd Settlement 1856-1956 (Nobbs 2006, brand new retail $60), Images of Air War 1939-45 (Bowyer 1983), WWII The Axis Assault 1939-42 (Brinkley 2003), Amazing (Australian) SAS (McPhedran 2005), SAS Sniper (Maylor 2010), Bomber County - The Lost Airmen of WW2 (Swift 2010 retail $50) & Eureka - Unfinished Revolution (Fitzsimons 2014, as new retail $60). Mostly F-VF condition inc near new as noted, total retail around $600. (26).AVAILABLE at A$100
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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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Medal: WWII 1939 War Merit Cross with Swords. GenuineSOLD at A$35
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Belt: 1939-45 Army Officer Waist Belt, brown leather with pebbled finish, open-frame, 2 x prong buckle with silver wash finish. Evidence to inner side of removal of 'D' rings for supporting straps (it was decreed after 1939 that shoulder straps were not to be worn during wartime). Good large size (fits a 42-44 inch waist). No maker marks evident. Exc. ScarceAVAILABLE at A$200
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Binoculars: 1939-45 Army issue binoculars, 8 x 26 power, by C P Guertz, Berlin. Marked: '8*26/Armee-Trieder/DRP' & maker mark No 357733. Optics clear. Blackened body, creased leatherette covered barrels with adjustable bakelite eye-pieces. Comp with leather chin strap incorporating leather eye-piece cover. Near perfect clarity & condition. Exc.SOLD at A$200
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ID Tag: 1939-45 Turkistan Supply Bn No.522 'Janow' ID tag. Zinc alloy, ovoid with central slots. Comp: 'NSCHB BTL. 522 TURK/JANOW 6294'. Nachschub Bn 522 Turkestansches Janow (522nd Supply - or Replenishment Bn, (Turkistan) Jamow) Raised in Aug 1939 in Vienna the Unit participated in the Polish, French & Balkan campaigns. It served on the Western front from 1944, finally surrendering to the Western Allied near Bonn. Appears ground dug. VFAVAILABLE at A$75
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WWII: Carton lot Special Services Respirator issued to Civilian Services, Firemen, Ambulance, Civil Defence etc Dated Oct 1939. M38 Steel helmet relic example introduced in 1938 & remained throughout the war extensive overall rust. Wartime Web belts 1937 pattern (2), 1944 (1) in jungle green. Selection of Military badges & small arms castings Inc brass kit 'D' ring, WWI hat badges inc Machine gun Corp (3). WWII & post buttons. Royal artillery Lapel Badges (2). WWII RAF Badge. (Lot).SOLD at A$100
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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 pr British War medal & Australian Service medal impressed to PM4219 F CRESWELL. Enlisted in the Navy 26 Jan 1942 discharged 10 Jul 1946. Another pr impressed NX77971 FN McINNES enlisted 11 Dec 1941 discharged 6 Dec 1945. Plus unnamed 1939/45 & Pacific Stars (6 medals).SOLD at A$120
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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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Australia/Great Britain: Stars. 1939/45 with MID, Africa with clasps 8th Army clasp, additional clasps 1st Army & North Africa 1942-43 plus ribbon bar with numeral 8. Pacific with Burma clasp plus ribbon bar with rosette. Burma with Pacific clasp. gVF-gEF. Un-named, aU, original Stars & clasps. (4 medals plus clasps)SOLD at A$220
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Austria: 1914/18 War Medal, Karl Truppen Cross, Austria/Hungary 1848-1908 Jubilee Franz Joseph medal. Hungary cWWI 10 Year Military Cross. Poland: Order of Polenia Restitua 5th Class, 1939 War Cross, Virtuti Militari Cross 4th Class plus Polish eagle cap badge. (8).SOLD at A$150
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Great Britain: WWI RAF pr BWM & Victory Officially impressed '49994 SGT JH FIELDER RAF'. WWII Group of 4 1939-45 Star, Burma Star, Defence Medal & War Medal unnamed as issued in original posting box. Comes with Soldiers Service Book to John Henry WR Fielder enlisted 23-1-1941. Father John Henry Fielder. Comes with photos & postcards, some with location notations of India (6) plus 10 negatives.SOLD at A$130
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Great Britain: WW2 unnamed originals. 1939/4 Star, Burma Star, Defence medal & War medal mounted as worn. Plus unnamed Africa, France & Germany stars. (6 medals).SOLD at A$100
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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
4181
½d 1911-64 Collection comp (ex 1923) in repaired Dansco push in album. 1939 Roo deposits. Average circ to UNC (61).SOLD at A$65
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½d 1911-64 Collection comp (ex 1923) in push in album. 1939 Roo deposits. Average circ to UNC. (61).SOLD at A$60
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½d 1911-64 Collection comp (ex 1923) in Dansco push-in album. 1939 Roo EF. Average circ to UNC. (61).AVAILABLE at A$200
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½d 1939, 45, 45Y, 53. 1d 1951 plain. 3d 1960. 6d 1954. 1/- 1953 (2), 60, 61. 2/- 1953. EF to Choice UNC. Marked retail, many years ago, $220. (12)AVAILABLE at A$80
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1d 1911-64 Collection comp (ex 1925, 30, 46) in 3 Whitman push-in albums. Plus spares 1911-64 inc 1948 aU, others mostly VF or better (75). ½d 1911-64 part collection in 2x2s, comp 1911-36 plus 8 later inc 1939 Roo (36). 1966 1c-50c, 2016 5c-$2 in 2x2s. 1983 Sherwood UNC set. 1988 $5 Proof, Arnott's 3 coin set, 2010 mini coin set. MR Roberts coin & note folders for $1 & $2 plus John West $1 coin & note folder. (Lot)SOLD at A$160
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1d 1911-64 part collections in push in albums. 1st coll'n no 1925, 30, 46 (65). 2d coll'n no 1925, 30 but inc 1946 VF (29 coins). ½d & 1d mostly in 2x2s 1915-64 (54) inc 1939 Roo ½d. 1963 ½d to 2/- set of 6 in 2x2's. EF to UNC. (152, 2 albums).SOLD at A$150
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1/- 1910-63 Stock on pages.& KEVII & KGV 1910-12 (10), 14-22 (29), 25-26 (11), 31. KGVI 1939-44 (9). 1946-63 (96). Average circ-EF. (156)SOLD at A$375
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2/- 1910-39 Stockbook inc 1910 (41), 11 (13), 12 (17), 13 (7), 14 (10), 14H (3), 15 (6), 16 to 36 inc 6 x 1933 (248). 1939 (5). Some earlier dates worn, average circ to aVF. (350).SOLD at A$2400
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2/- 1910-36 Stock album all in 2x2s inc 1910 (1), 33 (2) (37). 1938-45 inc 1939 (1) (24). 1946-63 (51). Average circ to EF. (112)SOLD at A$550
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Great Britain collection in album: ¼d 1826-1946 (131), 1d 1827 corr VG & 1947. ½d 1846-1937 (28), 3d silver (5) brass inc 1939 (6), Groat 1843. 6d 1825-1962 (8). 1/- 1869-1960 (18). 2/- 1901-65 (25), 2/6 1818-1967 (21) plus decimal (17). Album of New Zealand 3d 1933-65 (39) no 35. 6d 1933-65 (56), 1/- 1933-65 (33). 2/- 1933-65 (34). 2/6 1933-63 (6). $1 Cupro-nickel (12) plus other decimal. Duplication. (Lot)SOLD at A$325
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French Indochina & former French Colonies 1939-2013 Collection of all diff (highlights noted). French Indochina (4) inc 10c Cents ND (1939) P-85a gEF. Cambodia (3) inc 50,000 Riels 2013 P-61a UNC. Lao (9) inc 1000 Kip ND P-18a UNC, 5 Kip ND(1979) 'CA' & 'ZA' replacements. P-26r UNC, 20 Kip ND(1979) 'EA' replacement P-28r UNC. South Vietnam (3) & Vietnam (6). Mostly UNC cat US $225+ (25).SOLD at A$100
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Middle East & North African collection 1939-2011. Highlights noted Iran 100 Rials ND(1976) UNC P-108, Iraq, Kuwait, Lebanon (4), Morocco 100 Dirhams ND(1991) sig 10 aU P-65a & sig 12 lucky no 77777 gVF tiny nick P-65c, Oman (2), South Sudan (2), Sudan (4), Syria (3) incl 1 Livre 1939 VG P-40a, Yemen Arab Republic, Yemen Democratic Republic 10 Dinars ND (1984) VF P-9b. Majority UNC few with light handling marks. Cat US$175+ (23)SOLD at A$100
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WWII: Short Snorter booklet from 410904 F/O RM Lowrey RAAF contain US $1 1935A with 10 signatures plus notes from Canada (2), Great Britain, Morocco (2), Egypt (4) Palestine 500 mils 1939, India (2) & Ceylon 1942-3 10c, 1R, 2R (3). All attached by left side into a booklet. Ronald Maxwell Lowrey enlisted March 1942, discharged Sept 1945, posting at discharge Flight Lieutenant A/Crew Alloc Centre. Most unusual.SOLD at A$250
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1939 Kangaroo - Orange-brown Choice UNC. McD cat $3250. (P)SOLD at A$1200
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1939 Kangaroo rev orange & brown, obv mostly chocolate with lovely glossy prooflike fields. Choice UNC. McD cat $3250. (P)AVAILABLE at A$1100
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1939 Kangaroo - Chocolate UNC with considerable underlying lustre. McD cat $1500. (P)AVAILABLE at A$600
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1939 Kangaroo - Glossy Chocolate UNC. McD cat $1500. (P)AVAILABLE at A$500
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1939 Kangaroo - Slabbed APCGS UNC MS60. (P)AVAILABLE at A$350
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1939 - Fully lustrous, bag mark on King's check. UNC/Choice UNC. (P)AVAILABLE at A$250
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1939 - Fully lustrous UNC. (P)SOLD at A$180
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1939 - Lustrous aU/gEF. McD cat aU $995. (P)SOLD at A$200
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1939 - Fully lustrous UNC/Choice UNC. McD cat UNC $2100, Choice $3600. (P)AVAILABLE at A$1200
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1939 - Lovely satin lustre Choice UNC/UNC. McD cat UNC $2,100 Choice $3,600. (P)AVAILABLE at A$1500
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1939 - Fully lustrous UNC. McD cat $2100. (P)AVAILABLE at A$900
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1939 - Lustrous aU/UNC. McD cat aU $995, UNC $2100. (P)NO LONGER AVAILABLE
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1939 - A little weakly struck practically UNC. McD cat UNC $2100. (P)AVAILABLE at A$500
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1939 - 3 obv contact mks aU. McD cat $995. (P)AVAILABLE at A$300
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1939 - Lustrous aU. McD cat $995. (P)AVAILABLE at A$300
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1939 - Lustrous aU/gEF. (P)AVAILABLE at A$250
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Commonwealth of Australia $20 Australian Savings Bond Series 27 Finally Payable 1 August 1991 dated 30-12-1983 signed by John Stone complete with all 14 interest coupons attached. Associated Weavers Ltd Sydney £50 Mortgage Debenture 1929. Interstate Advertising Co Ltd Sydney £50 Debenture 1929. The Lander Oil Field (Australia) Ltd Sydney £10 Debenture 1925. Glen Ayr Colliery Co Ltd Sydney £50 Debenture 1924. North Broken Hill Ltd 5/- & £1 share certificates 1927 & 1939. gVF-EF. (7)AVAILABLE at A$150
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$1 2-1-1939 Specimen perforated cancelled lower centre, serial No 58C 00000. Printers notations in top margin & Specimen handstamped in violet bottom right margin. aU. P-5bs (unpriced). Scarce. (P)NO LONGER AVAILABLE