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Heer dagger - Alcoso, Solingen

Heer dagger - Alcoso, Solingen

Army officer's dagger by the maker Alcoso, based in Solingen. The blade remains in good condition wi..

450.00 EUR

342.ID Soldbuch, anti-partisan, died Halbe pocket

342.ID Soldbuch, anti-partisan, died Halbe pocket

Soldbuch to Obergefreiter Ludwig Lämmler. First issue from June 1940. After training as a pioneer, L..

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Jäger KIA Wehrpass 100.JD, anti-partisan

Jäger KIA Wehrpass 100.JD, anti-partisan

Small Wehrpass grouping to Gefreiter Friedrich “Fritz” Magenschein. First issue from August 1942. Ma..

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Wehrpass Pi.Btl.655 pioneer

Wehrpass Pi.Btl.655 pioneer

Wehrpass to Gefreiter Egon Schäfer. First issue from May 1941. This student from Reichenberg in the ..

95.00 EUR

Eiserne Kreuz 2. Klasse - Franz Petzl, Wien (120)

Eiserne Kreuz 2. Klasse - Franz Petzl, Wien (120)

Iron Cross 2nd Class clearly marked "120" in the ring, by maker Franz Petzl from Vienna. Original th..

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KVK2 mit Schwertern - Wilhelm Annetsberger, München (34)

KVK2 mit Schwertern - Wilhelm Annetsberger, München (34)

Kriegsverdienstkreuz 2. Klasse mit Schwertern, marked "34" in the ring by the maker Wilhelm Annetsbe..

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Verwundetenabzeichen in Schwarz - unmarked

Verwundetenabzeichen in Schwarz - unmarked

Unmarked wound badge in black, obverse with nearly all paint gone, reverse with most paint remaining..

25.00 EUR

DRL Sportabzeichen in Bronze - Wernstein, Jena

DRL Sportabzeichen in Bronze - Wernstein, Jena

DRL Sportabzeichen in Bronze by maker Wernstein, Jena, also marked with this maker's code "DRGM 3526..

40.00 EUR

Knight's Cross winner Joachim Coeler private portrait

Knight's Cross winner Joachim Coeler private portrait

Private portrait photo of Ritterkreuzträger General Joachim Coeler, seen here as Generalleutnant and..

60.00 EUR

Hermann Göring in Kassel 1935

Hermann Göring in Kassel 1935

Hermann Göring during a Heer troop inspection in Kassel, 16th of June 1935.  13x7 cm priva..

35.00 EUR

Major Walter Storp - Hoffmann postcard

Major Walter Storp - Hoffmann postcard

"Major Walter Storp", postcard of the Knight's Cross with Oak Leaves winning "Blitz" pilot and later..

20.00 EUR

Work jubilee with large Hitler painting

Work jubilee with large Hitler painting

Thirty years work jubilee with a man standing in front of a large ornamented Hitler painting in the ..

15.00 EUR

KIA British tank driver near Abbeville

KIA British tank driver near Abbeville

British tank soldier, still wearing his leather uniform and showing a major head injury, killed near..

25.00 EUR

Polish KIA soldier

Polish KIA soldier

First Polish KIA soldier encountered by a German unit in the Polish campaign, September 1939. &..

15.00 EUR

Russian KIA soldier in snow

Russian KIA soldier in snow

Russian KIA soldier in the snow on the Eastern Front, 1943.  6x6 cm Leonar private photo, ..

15.00 EUR

Russian KIA soldiers

Russian KIA soldiers

German column passing by Russian KIA soldiers and their horses on the Eastern Front.  6x9 ..

10.00 EUR

SS Ehrendolch dagger by Ed. Wüsthof

SS Ehrendolch dagger by Ed. Wüsthof

Excellent SS Ehrendolch marked "RZM 1196/38 SS" by the Solingen based maker Eduard Wüsthof. The blad..

2,900.00 EUR

Flak Oberst Wehrpass, Channel Islands

Flak Oberst Wehrpass, Channel Islands

Wehrpass grouping to Oberst Martin Emrich. Early Zweitschrift issue started in 1941, and officially ..

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Soldbuch grouping heavy Panzerjäger - WIA Eifel 1944

Soldbuch grouping heavy Panzerjäger - WIA Eifel 1944

Soldbuch grouping to Oberfeldwebel Otto Heerd. Entering service well before the start of the war, He..

295.00 EUR

Allied propaganda leaflet - Göring reactions to bombings

Allied propaganda leaflet - Göring reactions to bombings

Allied propaganda leaflet showing a change in Hermann Göring's facial expressions, from the joy over..

30.00 EUR

Eiserne Kreuz 2. Klasse - unmarked

Eiserne Kreuz 2. Klasse - unmarked

Unmarked but excellent condition EK2. Nice patina and fully intact paint on the iron core. Comes wit..

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Ostmedaille - unmarked

Ostmedaille - unmarked

Unmarked Ostmedaille "Winterschlacht im Osten 1941/42" in great condition, with a 19 cm long ribbon ..

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KVK1 mit Schwertern - Friedrich Orth, Wien (L15)

KVK1 mit Schwertern - Friedrich Orth, Wien (L15)

Kriegsverdienstkreuz 1. Klasse mit Schwertern, marked "L15" on the pin by maker Friedrich Orth from ..

140.00 EUR

KVK2 mit Schwertern - Liefergemeinschaft Schmuckhandwerker, Pforzheim (9)

KVK2 mit Schwertern - Liefergemeinschaft Schmuckhandwerker, Pforzheim (9)

Kriegsverdienstkreuz 2. Klasse mit Schwertern, marked "9" in the ring by the maker "Liefergemeinscha..

25.00 EUR

Hanged partisan in Russia

Hanged partisan in Russia

Russian children looking at the macabre scene of a Russian partisan hanged from an electricity pole ..

50.00 EUR

Hanged partisan in Russia

Hanged partisan in Russia

Young Russian partisan hanged from an electricity post in the East, with a shield in cyrillic writin..

45.00 EUR

Polish KIA's in bomb crater

Polish KIA's in bomb crater

A group of German soldiers, Polish civilians and Polish POW's inspect a large bomb crater with many ..

20.00 EUR

Polish KIA soldiers on Weichsel front

Polish KIA soldiers on Weichsel front

Several killed Polish soldiers in a field on the banks of the river Weichsel (Wisla), Poland, Septem..

10.00 EUR

General Soldbuch - Generalveterinär Dr. Wilhelm Otto

General Soldbuch - Generalveterinär Dr. Wilhelm Otto

Soldbuch to Generalveterinär Dr. Wilhelm Otto. First issue opened in October 1939 by the Militärbefe..

1,400.00 EUR

Wehrpass Volks-Artillerie-Korps 403, Ardennes Offensive

Wehrpass Volks-Artillerie-Korps 403, Ardennes Offensive

Wehrpass to Obergefreiter Ernst Stammer. First issue from October 1939. Called up in May 1940 and tr..

160.00 EUR

SS Polizei Feldpost - Poland 1944

SS Polizei Feldpost - Poland 1944

SS Feldpost (envelope + content) sent by Zugwachtmeister der Schutzpolizei Helm from Zichanowitz (Ci..

40.00 EUR

Allied propaganda leaflet - Göring reactions to bombings

Allied propaganda leaflet - Göring reactions to bombings

Allied propaganda leaflet showing a change in Hermann Göring's facial expressions, from the joy over..

30.00 EUR

SS Westland Sturmmann portrait

SS Westland Sturmmann portrait

Portrait photo of an SS Sturmmann wearing an SS Schirmmütze and the "Westland" cufftitle on his over..

20.00 EUR

LSSAH Panzerman portrait

LSSAH Panzerman portrait

Period photo of a framed picture of a Panzer soldier of the Leibstandarte SS Adolf Hitler, wearing t..

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Four political wedding portraits

Four political wedding portraits

Lot of four political postcard sized wedding portraits, SA and more, of which two are taken in Dresd..

20.00 EUR

Four political postcard sized photos

Four political postcard sized photos

Lot of four political (SA, NSDAP, ...) postcard sized portrait photos; these include awards in wear,..

20.00 EUR

SS Wiking Wehrpass - Westland

SS Wiking Wehrpass - Westland

Wehrpass to SS-Rottenführer Karl Michaely. Zweitschrift issue from April 1944, with nice "Waffen-SS"..

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Soldbuch 197.ID Pionier - died Mainz 1942

Soldbuch 197.ID Pionier - died Mainz 1942

Soldbuch to Feldwebel Josef Witzke. First issue from October 1939. A mechanic in daily life, Witzke ..

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Otto von Bülow - signed portrait and letters

Otto von Bülow - signed portrait and letters

Group of postwar photos and correspondence from Knight's Cross with Oak Leaves winner Otto von Bülow..

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Uboot captain Klaus Bargsten's widow letter

Uboot captain Klaus Bargsten's widow letter

Hand written letter by the widow of Knight's Cross winner Klaus Bargsten, March 2001, shortly after ..

25.00 EUR

SS Soldiers with Tarnjacke and Tarnhelm

SS Soldiers with Tarnjacke and Tarnhelm

SS Soldiers at rest with camouflage jackets and camouflage helmets.  6x9 cm Agfa Lupe..

20.00 EUR

SS Totenkopf soldiers

SS Totenkopf soldiers

SS Totenkopf soldiers near barracks.  6x9 cm private photo, some creases, writing on the b..

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NSDAP Members studio portrait

NSDAP Members studio portrait

Postcard sized studio portrait of NSDAP members.  Private Voigtländer postcard, 14x9 cm.&n..

20.00 EUR

DAF and NSDAP members portrait

DAF and NSDAP members portrait

Postcard sized group portrait of DAF and NSDAP members.  Private Agfa postcard.  ..

15.00 EUR

Kriegsmarine Soldbuch with HJ and NSDAP ID's - Lorient

Kriegsmarine Soldbuch with HJ and NSDAP ID's - Lorient

Soldbuch and Hitlerjugend document grouping to Mechaniker-Obergefreiter Johannes "Hans" Prang from A..

265.00 EUR

10.ID Soldbuch, frostbite

10.ID Soldbuch, frostbite

Soldbuch to Obergefreiter Michael Grabinger. First issue from September 1939, when the 21 year old m..

130.00 EUR

Karl Dönitz postwar signed appreciation card

Karl Dönitz postwar signed appreciation card

Postwar card by the former Grossadmiral Karl Dönitz, with hand written greetings and signature, sent..

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Knight's Cross winner Michael Hamburger - postwar signed photo

Knight's Cross winner Michael Hamburger - postwar signed photo

Postwar signed photo of Feldwebel Michael Hamburger, who won the Ritterkreuz in April 1945 with Gren..

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SS Unterscharführer wedding

SS Unterscharführer wedding

Two photos of an SS-Unterscharführer's wedding, plus a later photo as SS-Hauptscharführer holding hi..

20.00 EUR

SS Totenkopf portrait

SS Totenkopf portrait

Portrait photo of an SS soldier wearing the SS Totenkopf collar tabs.  6x9 cm private phot..

15.00 EUR

NSDAP wedding portrait in Leipzig 1934

NSDAP wedding portrait in Leipzig 1934

Wedding portrait of an NSDAP member in Leipzig, 1934.  Private poscard sized portrait, wit..

15.00 EUR

NSDAP Musician

NSDAP Musician

Portrait photo of an NSDAP member wearing the musician's swallow nests on his shoulders.  ..

10.00 EUR

Ardennes Soldbuch, 79.VGD Luxemburg, Krimschild

Ardennes Soldbuch, 79.VGD Luxemburg, Krimschild

Soldbuch to Obergefreiter Josef Munz. First issue from Februar 1940. Starting his active service wit..

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Wehrpass 11.ID Wolchow KIA, 44.ID HuD, actor

Wehrpass 11.ID Wolchow KIA, 44.ID HuD, actor

Wehrpass to Gefreiter Robert Meier. First issue from February 1939. Interestingly, Meier was an Aust..

130.00 EUR

Heldentod document, Russia 1941 pioneer

Heldentod document, Russia 1941 pioneer

Heldentod document to Unteroffizier Otto Utz from Neuenburg (Enz), who was killed in action on 11th ..

50.00 EUR

School certificate with Hitler portrait - Eggstetten 1941

School certificate with Hitler portrait - Eggstetten 1941

Very large school certificate with portrait and quote of Adolf Hitler, issued by the commune of Eggs..

40.00 EUR

Hugo Sperrle in Atlantikwall visit

Hugo Sperrle in Atlantikwall visit

Generalfeldmarschall Hugo Sperrle visiting the Atlantikwall in northern France. Notice the bunker in..

35.00 EUR

NSDAP / Polizei / SA Group portrait in Arnsberg

NSDAP / Polizei / SA Group portrait in Arnsberg

Postcard sized group portrait of a political course in Arnsberg, with attendance stretching from NSD..

15.00 EUR

NSDAP / SS / SA Group portrait in Arnsberg

NSDAP / SS / SA Group portrait in Arnsberg

Postcard sized group portrait of a political course in Arnsberg, with attendance stretching from NSD..

20.00 EUR

NSDAP Members in Bernau near Berlin

NSDAP Members in Bernau near Berlin

Two photos of NSDAP members near the Gaststätte "Weisser Hirsch" and on the boards of the "Teufelspf..

15.00 EUR

NSDAP Ehrenzeichen Soldbuch

NSDAP Ehrenzeichen Soldbuch

Soldbuch to Obergefreiter Gustav Bernstein. Issued in March 1942 - likely he had been released from ..

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Sanitäter Soldbuch, 189.ID & 16.VGD France

Sanitäter Soldbuch, 189.ID & 16.VGD France

Soldbuch to Sanitäts-Unteroffizier Erwin Rentschler. First issue from September 1939. Joining the We..

125.00 EUR

Allied propaganda leaflet - Gedanken des Führers über die Waffen-SS

Allied propaganda leaflet - Gedanken des Führers über die Waffen-SS

Allied propaganda leaflet "Gedanken des Führers über die Waffen-SS", number G42, issued in 1942.&nbs..

25.00 EUR

Allied propaganda leaflet - Führerworte

Allied propaganda leaflet - Führerworte

Allied propaganda leaflet "Führerworte!", number G32, issued in 1942. Heads of Göring, Hitler a..

25.00 EUR

Dr. Robert Ley in Frankfurt am Main

Dr. Robert Ley in Frankfurt am Main

Private photo of Dr. Robert Ley, head of the Deutsche Arbeitsfront (DAF), during a speech in the 'Re..

30.00 EUR

SS Totenkopf Uscha photo grouping

SS Totenkopf Uscha photo grouping

Photo grouping of twelve photos to a (later) SS-Unterscharführer who can be easily identified by his..

75.00 EUR

NSDAP wedding portrait

NSDAP wedding portrait

Postcard sized wedding portrait of an NSDAP member.  Private Leonar postcard, 13x8 cm, wit..

15.00 EUR

SA Member with pistol

SA Member with pistol

SA Member with a pistol.  6x9 cm private photo, tear of 1 cm in the upper left corner.&nbs..

10.00 EUR

Burned truck driver

Burned truck driver

KIA Truck driver, killed at the steering wheel of his burned vehicle.  7x10 cm Agfa B..

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KIA Soldiers on Russian tank

KIA Soldiers on Russian tank

Bodies of killed Russian soldiers on the back of a Russian tank.  7x10 cm Agfa Brovir..

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Russian KIA soldiers

Russian KIA soldiers

Killed Russian soldiers in a burning village on the Eastern Front.  6x8 cm Agfa Lupex..

10.00 EUR

French colonial KIA

French colonial KIA

German soldiers inspecting a group of colonial French soldiers killed in France, 1940.  6x..

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Jäger Soldbuch – 2x WIA Italy 42.JD

Jäger Soldbuch – 2x WIA Italy 42.JD

Soldbuch to Oberjäger Eduard Maier. Zweitschrift issued on 29th of December 1944 and signed by his K..

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Officer Soldbuch - Festung Posen WIA 1945

Officer Soldbuch - Festung Posen WIA 1945

Soldbuch to Leutnant Joachim Krauss. First issue from July 1943, when the Berlin student joined the ..

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Arbeitsbuch für Ausländer – French, KZ Dachau, Aussenlager Kempten

Arbeitsbuch für Ausländer – French, KZ Dachau, Aussenlager Kempten

Arbeitsbuch für Ausländer to Jacques Allix from Paris, France, who worked for the BMW Flugmotorenbau..

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269.ID Wehrpass, Belgium 1940

269.ID Wehrpass, Belgium 1940

Wehrpass to Sanitäts-Soldat Johannes Gerken. First issue from July 1936. Called up during the genera..

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M40 Heer SD Stahlhelm - Quist Q64

M40 Heer SD Stahlhelm - Quist Q64

Nice and honest M40 single decal Stahlhelm produced for the Heer by maker Quist. The shell is marked..

790.00 EUR

Heer Schützenschnur 1. Stufe

Heer Schützenschnur 1. Stufe

Second pattern shooting lanyard issued to Heer personnel who qualified for the first grade of this s..

125.00 EUR

Infanterie-Sturmabzeichen in Silber - maker "f.o."

Infanterie-Sturmabzeichen in Silber - maker "f.o."

Infantry Assault Badge in Silver by the Vienna based maker Friedrich Orth. Zinc badge in good condit..

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RAD Mützenabzeichen cap badge

RAD Mützenabzeichen cap badge

Aluminium RAD "Mützenabzeichen" produced for wear on headgear of the Reichsarbeitsdienst. Dated 1936..

50.00 EUR

Norway 1940 Officer Wehrpass - EK1 Spange

Norway 1940 Officer Wehrpass - EK1 Spange

Wehrpass to Hauptmann Fritz Spruth. First issue from November 1936. Spruth was a well known German i..

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346.ID Soldbuch - Normandy, Belgium, Holland

346.ID Soldbuch - Normandy, Belgium, Holland

Soldbuch to Obergefreiter Friedrich Volk. First issue from April 1942. Called up by the Wehrmacht in..

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Vorläufiger Personalausweis - Luxemburg

Vorläufiger Personalausweis - Luxemburg

"Vorläufiger Personalausweis" to the Luxemburg boy Emil Seywert, a 14 year old dentist student. This..

110.00 EUR

Deutsch auch im Glauben - NSDAP Bad Vilbel

Deutsch auch im Glauben - NSDAP Bad Vilbel

Booklet "Deutch auch im Glauben", with patriotic and nationalsocialistic poetry and literature fragm..

20.00 EUR

SS Feldpost - Polizei-Bataillon 32 - Minsk

SS Feldpost - Polizei-Bataillon 32 - Minsk

SS-Feldpost with content sent by Oberwachtmeister G. Helm to his wife in Berlin. Helm served with Po..

35.00 EUR

SS Death card - Ardennes 1945

SS Death card - Ardennes 1945

Death card to Oskar Berndörfler from Haumborn. According to this card, he was an Obergefreiter ..

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Pilot death card, HJ portrait

Pilot death card, HJ portrait

Death card to Flieger Peppi Berndörfler from Oberplan, who is pictured here in his Hitlerjugend unif..

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Luftwaffe death card - Eifel 1944

Luftwaffe death card - Eifel 1944

Death card to Stabsgefreiter Sebastian Daffner from Oberellenbach, who served in a "Luftwaffen-Batai..

15.00 EUR

SA Portrait photo Friedenau

SA Portrait photo Friedenau

Portrait phoo of an SA member taken in Friedenau (embossed photo studio stamp in the lower right cor..

25.00 EUR

SA Postcard portrait

SA Postcard portrait

Postcard sized portrait photo of an SA member.  Agfa private postcard.  ..

15.00 EUR

SA Photos - Group of 4 portraits

SA Photos - Group of 4 portraits

Group of four large sized private SA portraits, 12x9 cm Agfa Lupex and smaller.  ..

25.00 EUR

SA Photos - Group of 4 portraits

SA Photos - Group of 4 portraits

Group of four large sized private SA portraits, postcard sized and smaller.  ..

25.00 EUR

96.ID Wehrpass & Citation grouping, EK1

96.ID Wehrpass & Citation grouping, EK1

Wehrpass and award document grouping to Unteroffizier Johannes Künneke. Called up in July 1939, Künn..

370.00 EUR

Soldbuch artillery munitions expert

Soldbuch artillery munitions expert

Soldbuch to Oberfeuerwerker Horst Kliem. First issue from August 1939. At that point, Kliem had been..

110.00 EUR

SS-Rottenführer postcard portrait

SS-Rottenführer postcard portrait

Postcard sized portrait photo of an SS-Rottenführer wearing the Ostmedaille ribbon, ca. 1943-'44.&nb..

60.00 EUR

SS-Sturmmann postcard portrait

SS-Sturmmann postcard portrait

Postcard sized portrait photo of an SS-Sturmmann during a home leave in 1943.  14x9 cm pri..

60.00 EUR

SS Photos - Berlin, Holland

SS Photos - Berlin, Holland

Lot of five photos showing Waffen-SS soldiers; these include two photos developed in a photo studio ..

25.00 EUR

SS Photos - Officer, Totenkopf

SS Photos - Officer, Totenkopf

Lot of five photos showing Waffen-SS soldiers; these include Regierungskommissär SS-Obersturmbannfüh..

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SA Photos - Pennant, grenade throwing

SA Photos - Pennant, grenade throwing

Group of four private photos showing mostly SA members; these include group portraits, a small penna..

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SA Photos - Pennant, portraits

SA Photos - Pennant, portraits

Group of five private photos showing mostly SA members; these include group portraits, a small penna..

20.00 EUR