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6231servicerecorda.jpg (90428 bytes) 6231servicerecordb.jpg (83451 bytes) 6231servicerecordc.jpg (70581 bytes) 6231servicerecordd.jpg (105830 bytes) A booklet for a soldier to enter his Service Record information. Given away by Shamokin Sanitary Milk Co. Pennsylvania. Copyright 1942. Has places to enter ranks, skills, rifle scores. Map of America, and of the world. 24 pages, soft bound. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches. Light wear to edges and corners. Slight yellowing of pages. WW II. $12.00 item #6231

 

r31.jpg (24319 bytes) State Soldiers Home Hot Springs South Dakota Real Photo  Postcard. Below the State Soldiers Home sign it looks like a golf green, with some golfers on it. I would say this card dates from the 1930s-1950s. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2. slight soiling, corner and edge wear. $5.50 item #r31

 

4913tswingsa.jpg (23295 bytes) 4913tswingsb.jpg (20707 bytes) Nice set of metal wings, blue enamel. With a TS. Made by Toye Co. London. Netherlands Royal (Dutch) Naval Air Arm Wireless Operator/Air Gunner Wing used during WWII. Made by Toye, Kenning and Spencer, London, after Holland was overrun by the Germans. The Dutch had a whole series of these wings with different letter designations for each postion in the plane.  The T is for Radioman and the S for gunner.....Telegrafie and Shutzen......or similar 2 1/2 inches, good condition. $29.50 item #4913

 

3054armypcfoldera.jpg (46543 bytes) 3054armypcfolderb.jpg (27917 bytes) 1943 Folder of comic Army postcards. 18 comic images inside. Sent home by a soldier from Camp Shelby Mississippi to his wife. Some writing, front and back covers, plus postmarks. Edge and corner wear, light soiling. $7.50 item #3054

 

4686jacobkeck.jpg (34630 bytes) Framed photo of WW I soldier Jacob Keck. Photo is 3 1/2 x 4 inches. Some yellowing. Wood frame shows wear, and some tape on back. $12.50 item #4686

 

4687franceallybook.jpg (32617 bytes) YMCA booklet, :France Our Ally" by B. Van Vorst. WW I 1918, inside it says "A Brief account of France, its people, and their part in the War, with special information for American soldiers". 44 pages of information on the French people, French history, and more. Good condition with some light soiling. 4 x 5 3/4 inches. This book was with the Jacob Keck photo above. $17.50 item #4687

 

3058soldierspc.jpg (37444 bytes) "A Field Telephone In Operation, U.S. Army. Early card, WW I era. C.T. American Art. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Edge and corner wear, some light soiling. $5.00 item #3058

 

4337cannonrp.jpg (23978 bytes) Unique real photo postcard of a guy in his workshop with a cannon. Looks homemade. On the back is stamped "taken sept 11 1915 Mr Pete Kredo?" Postcard has a good bit of soiling, and edge damage and wear, some of the picture is peeling in the right side. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $6.50 item #4337

 

5854britishmilitarypipebandspca.jpg (109765 bytes) A. 5854britishmilitarypipebandspcb.jpg (96363 bytes) B. 5854britishmilitarypipebandspcc.jpg (107609 bytes) C. 5854britishmilitarypipebandspcd.jpg (105199 bytes) D. 5854britishmilitarypipebandspce.jpg (106266 bytes) E. 5854britishmilitarypipebandspcf.jpg (101266 bytes) F. 5854britishmilitarypipebandspcback.jpg (40538 bytes) (Back) British Regimental Pipe band postcards. Valentine's postcards. A. Gordon Highlanders. B. The Royal Scots - The Royal Regiment. C. The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (Princess Luis's). D. The Seaforth Highlanders (Ross-shire Buffs, Duke of Albany's). E. The Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders. F. The Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment). The last photo shows the back of one of the cards to show the type of info on it. All cards postally unused, light soiling, light edge and corner wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Your choice $5.50 each  item #5854

 

5855agriculturalbldgftcollinsrppc.jpg (135400 bytes) Agriculture Building Ft. Collins Colorado Real Photo postcard. Marked C.S.C and Miller on the front. Message written on back, otherwise postally unused, light soiling, light edge and corner wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $5.50 item #5855

 

4621beldoniuniformsa.jpg (39313 bytes) 4621beldoniuniformsb.jpg (44058 bytes) Bendone Military Uniforms advertising ashtray. Has a little bit of rust on the emblem. Light scratches in the chrome. 5 3/4 inches across, 3 inches tall. $29.50 item #4621

 

4338germanpc.jpg (44487 bytes) German Patriotic postcard. Unusual in that is was printed in New York "Kriegskarten Verlag, 128 Park Row, New York, Copyright 1914" Across the bottom "Lieb Vaterland magst rubin sein". (Dear Homeland like a ruby?) Shows a German infantryman, sailor, and cavalryman. Some soiling, creases and wear to the edges and corners. Before WW I. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $7.00 item #4338

 

ddd009a.jpg (15991 bytes) ddd009b.jpg (13622 bytes) Two real photo postcards. Shown in both photos is the same young soldier. In the first postcard he seems to be cleaning his 1903 Springfield 30-06 rifle. I'm not sure if the 89- CO on his T-shirt refers to 89th Company, or what. In the second he is with an older soldier, from the hat, possibly a noncommissioned officer. Both cards are unsent. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches, some soiling, light corner & edge wear. Notice the leggings on both men. WW I probably. $9.50 item #ddd9

 

4625rheimsmichellinguidea.jpg (14065 bytes) 4625rheimsmichellinguideb.jpg (22576 bytes) 4625rheimsmichellinguidec.jpg (33086 bytes) Michelin Illustrated Guide to the Battlefields (1914-1918) - Rheims And the Battles for its possession. Michelin Tire Co. London, France, New Jersey. Copyright 1920. 175 pages, A walking and pictorial tour of Rheims and the battlefields, including maps. Cloth semi-hardbound cover. Cover is soiled, as are some of the pages. Edge and corner wear. Spine and hinges are a bit loose. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches. $29.00 item #4625

 

 

4675infantrydrill1941.jpg (29421 bytes) Basic Field Manual Infantry Drill Regulations, August 4, 1941. FM 22-5. Good condition, light soiling, light creases on spine, corner and edge wear. The last few pages have a small tear on one edge. Arms drill, marching, parade, and etc. 4 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches, 207 pages. $19.50 item #4675

 

sa1020westvirginiabuttona.jpg (70502 bytes) sa1020westvirginiabuttonb.jpg (80869 bytes) West Virginia Militia Button. Late 1800s. Has the state seal, showing the rock with the date West Virginia became a state June 20, 1863, this happened during the Civil War. Button manufactured by Pettibone MF'G CO.. Cincinnati, Ohio. Brass. Good condition with just normal age patina. A few light scratches. 7/8 of an inch. $19.50 item #sa1020

 

4774soldierphotoa.jpg (25666 bytes) Soldier photo, with his parents? 3 1/2 x 4 7/8 inches. WW II period. Crease bottom right corner. $5.00 item #4774

 

 

4776tailgunnera.jpg (25994 bytes) 4776tailgunnerb.jpg (28028 bytes) Two photos, the first shows an airman standing beside the tailgunner's position of a Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress bomber. Second photo shows the same airman outside the door of the parachute shop. No location given. I assume this man probably was a tailgunner. 2 1/4 x 3 inches. Some yellowing, light soiling, paper on the back from having come out of a scrapbook. Light scratches. $12.50 item #4776

 

5415lexingtonphotoa.jpg (659594 bytes) 5415lexingtonphotob.jpg (216582 bytes) Original Photograph of U.S. Lexington CVS-16. The CVS designation is for an antisubmarine carrier, and was used after 1957 telling me this photo was from after that year. The Lexington was built during WW II, but served the US navy up until 1991. Today it is a museum ship. I assume this is from one of the bridge lookout and signaling stations. I think the officer in the middle is probably the captain. . Official navy photo as you can see from the stamp on the back shown in the second photo. 5 x 7 inches. Good condition with just minor wear. $7.50 item #5415

 

5454f105tactiebar.jpg (122183 bytes) United States Air Force TAC Tactical Air Command F-105 tiebar. TAC took delivery of the first squadron of F-105 Thunderchief fighter bombers. The Last Thuds were taken out of service with the Air Force in the 1970s and early 1980s. 1 3/4 inch, light wear. $24.50 item #5454

 

5634militarypillowa.jpg (67609 bytes) A. Sweetheart or Loved Ones military pillow covers. all satin, around 18 inches square.. Post WW II, probably early 1950s. Is for a sweetheart, and is US Navy Training Center Great lakes, Illinois with a poem. Has a seam separation, bottom left. Some soiling and wear. Some fringe loss.$15.50. Item #5634

 

5839navalshipyardpin.jpg (93144 bytes) Long Beach Naval Shipyard 1943-1968 Twenty Fifth Anniversary Pinback. Long Beach, Califonia, the celebation was February 19-25 1968, Slight rust on back. 1 1/2 inches. $19.00 item #5839

 

5843marchforvictorypina.jpg (33408 bytes) 5843marchforvictorypinb.jpg (47424 bytes) March For Victory V pinback. Patriotic? Made by Ed Horn Co. Philadelphia, has a zip code, so 1960s or later. Not sure if military, patriotic, or something else. Good shape. 1 inch. I have several of these. $4.50 each item #5843

 

5912ftmonroevapc.jpg (102988 bytes) 1907 Postcard showing "View along the Moat Fort Monroe, VA." sent from Newport September 16, 1907 has the Jamestown Celebration cancellation. With notes. , 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches.  Some soiling,  edge and corner wear. $7.00 item #5912

 

5913chapelftmcclellanpc.jpg (103709 bytes) Silver Chapel, Fort McClellan, Alabama. Linen postcard, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Postally unused. Light soiling, light edge and corner wear. $5.50 item #5913

 

6068nephewofsampc.jpg (104176 bytes) "A Nephew of Uncle Sam's" is the caption of this wonderful, patriotic, postcard showing a young soldier in front of his tent, someone where palm trees grow. Maybe Florida, Puerto Rico, or even Cuba. Postmark dated 1907. Writing on front, large crease bottom right. Postcard, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Postally used. Some soiling,  edge and corner wear. $5.50 item #6068

 

 

6069ussphiladelphiapc.jpg (128096 bytes) U.S. Cruiser Philadelphia Postcard. With details of its size, armament, and launch. Undivided back, writing on front. Postmark 1908. Postcard, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Postally used. Light soiling, light edge and corner wear. $9.50 item #6069

 

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