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KIA Night fighter Wehrpass NJG5 - Neumünster 1944

KIA Night fighter Wehrpass NJG5 - Neumünster 1944

Wehrpass to Feldwebel Augustin Rycek. First issue from January 1939. This student from Vienna volunt..

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DAK Soldbuch 15.PD medic Africa POW

DAK Soldbuch 15.PD medic Africa POW

Soldbuch grouping to Unteroffizier Erich Schwender. After basic training as a medic, the 20 year old..

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Infanterie-Sturmabzeichen - JB&Co

Infanterie-Sturmabzeichen - JB&Co

Infantry assault badge in bronze, zinc manufacture nicely marked "JB&Co" by the rare maker Josef..

145.00 EUR

Verwundetenabzeichen in Schwarz - unmarked

Verwundetenabzeichen in Schwarz - unmarked

Unmarked wound badge in black, obverse with most of the paint gone, reverse with most paint remainin..

25.00 EUR

Framed SS Kanonier portrait

Framed SS Kanonier portrait

Large period framed studio portrait of an SS Kanonier serving with an SS-Artillerie-Regiment, as vis..

110.00 EUR

Allgemeine SS portrait photo - Marienburg

Allgemeine SS portrait photo - Marienburg

Small portrait photo of a member of the Allgemeine SS with SS Schirmmütze, armband and collar tabs f..

40.00 EUR

SS Stug portrait photo

SS Stug portrait photo

Small studio portrait photo of an SS Schütze in grey Sturmgeschütz wrapper.  5x7 cm privat..

40.00 EUR

SS Schütze portrait - Ellwangen 1941

SS Schütze portrait - Ellwangen 1941

Small studio portrait photo of an SS Schütze in Ellwangen, 1941.  5x7 cm private photo, wi..

30.00 EUR

KIA Panzer driver Wehrpass Pz.Abt.18

KIA Panzer driver Wehrpass Pz.Abt.18

Wehrpass to Gefreiter Gerhard Schwarz. First issue from June 1941. This farmer's son from Stuttgart ..

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295.ID Norway POW Soldbuch & Wehrpass

295.ID Norway POW Soldbuch & Wehrpass

Soldbuch and Wehrpass grouping to Oberwachtmeister Heinz Mathies. The son of a WW1 veteran who start..

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251.ID Stabsfeldwebel Soldbuch

251.ID Stabsfeldwebel Soldbuch

Soldbuch to Stabsfeldwebel Martin Schulz. First issue from August 1939. An active soldier in the lat..

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Knight's Cross winner Alfred Germer private signed portrait

Knight's Cross winner Alfred Germer private signed portrait

Superb hand signed and private produced portrait photo of Ritterkreuzträger Hauptmann Alfred Germer...

275.00 EUR

SS Germania portrait, Mutterkreuz in wear

SS Germania portrait, Mutterkreuz in wear

Portrait photo of an SS soldier with his mother and sister in January 1940. He is wearing the "SS 2"..

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Six SS photos - Finland 1942

Six SS photos - Finland 1942

Five photos showing SS soldiers in Finland, 1942. Includes a road sign "Strasse der SS".  ..

20.00 EUR

Six political photos - SA, NSDAP

Six political photos - SA, NSDAP

Lot of six political themed photos, mostly depicting SA and NSDAP members in uniform.  Original..

20.00 EUR

Six political photos - SA, NSDAP

Six political photos - SA, NSDAP

Lot of six political themed photos, mostly depicting SA and NSDAP members in uniform.  Ori..

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Hanged Russian partisan

Hanged Russian partisan

Russian partisan killed by hanging from a birch tree on a Russian farm, 1941-'42.  From th..

40.00 EUR

Burned soldier on bridge in France

Burned soldier on bridge in France

Burned soldier on a destroyed bridge in France, 1940.  13x9 cm Agfa Brovira private p..

15.00 EUR

KIA French soldier

KIA French soldier

French soldier killed in France, 1940.  7x7 cm private photo.  ..

10.00 EUR

French KIA soldier

French KIA soldier

French soldier killed in France, 1940.  7x8 cm Agfa Brovira private photo, described ..

10.00 EUR

Normandy KIA Wehrpass SS Götz von Berlichingen

Normandy KIA Wehrpass SS Götz von Berlichingen

Wehrpass to SS-Obergrenadier Heinz Elias. Born in April 1926, Elias volunteered for the Waffen-SS ev..

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Flak Soldbuch grouping, General Göring Regiment, HJ Kreissieger, France 1944 POW

Flak Soldbuch grouping, General Göring Regiment, HJ Kreissieger, France 1944 POW

Extensive Soldbuch grouping to Obergefreiter Egon Henkel. He was an active member of the DJ and Hitl..

450.00 EUR

Soldbuch Baustab Speer officer

Soldbuch Baustab Speer officer

Soldbuch to Stabsintendant Georg Schönrock. First issue from August 1939, while serving as an Oberza..

140.00 EUR

Adolf Hitler visits Laon cathedral

Adolf Hitler visits Laon cathedral

Private photo taken during a visit of Adolf Hitler to the cathedral in Laon, northern France, in the..

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Four political photos - Grabow

Four political photos - Grabow

Lot of four postcard sized political photos, featuring SA and NSDAP members in uniform. Include..

25.00 EUR

Four political photos - Leipzig, mayor

Four political photos - Leipzig, mayor

Lot of four postcard sized political photos, featuring SA and NSDAP members in uniform. Include..

20.00 EUR

Four political photos - Leipzig, Köln, funeral

Four political photos - Leipzig, Köln, funeral

Lot of four postcard sized political photos, featuring SA and NSDAP members in uniform. One fun..

20.00 EUR

Four political photos - Köln, Leipzig

Four political photos - Köln, Leipzig

Lot of four postcard sized political photos, featuring SA and NSDAP members in uniform. One wed..

25.00 EUR

Soldbuch grouping Italy sniper, 277.ID Normandy WIA

Soldbuch grouping Italy sniper, 277.ID Normandy WIA

Soldbuch grouping to Gefreiter Herbert Linsel. Just before his eighteenth birthday, this student fro..

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269.ID KIA Wehrpass with Heldentod document

269.ID KIA Wehrpass with Heldentod document

Wehrpass and Heldentod document to Grenadier Karl Bergmann. Completing his labor service with RAD-Ab..

145.00 EUR

Kriegsmarine EK2 Citation - Norway 1940

Kriegsmarine EK2 Citation - Norway 1940

Award document for the Eiserne Kreuz 2. Klasse, issued in Bergen, Norway, on 20th of April 1940 to M..

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Kyffhäuserbund shooting award document

Kyffhäuserbund shooting award document

Award document issued to H. Wagner, shooting price (6th place) for a Kyffhäuserbund shooting competi..

30.00 EUR

KVK2 mit Schwertern - Biedermann & Co., Oberkassel (42)

KVK2 mit Schwertern - Biedermann & Co., Oberkassel (42)

Kriegsverdienstkreuz 2. Klasse mit Schwertern, clearly marked "42" in the ring by maker Biedermann &..

50.00 EUR

Ostmedaille with matching pouch - Wiedmann (19)

Ostmedaille with matching pouch - Wiedmann (19)

Ostmedaille marked "19" in the ring, produced by the maker Emil Ferdinand Wiedmann from Frankfu..

65.00 EUR

DRL Sportabzeichen in Bronze - cloth

DRL Sportabzeichen in Bronze - cloth

Cloth version of the DRL Sportabzeichen in Bronze sport award.  Nice size of 6x7 cm, excel..

25.00 EUR

SS Totenkopf studio portrait

SS Totenkopf studio portrait

Small studio portrait of an SS-Rottenführer with nice Totenkopf collar tabs.  4x5 cm original p..

30.00 EUR

SS Officers in free time

SS Officers in free time

Three private photos of SS officers during their free time.  12x9 cm Agfa Brovira and..

25.00 EUR

SS-Sturmmann portrait

SS-Sturmmann portrait

Portrait photo of an SS-Sturmmann.  6x7 cm original private photo, some creases. &nbs..

20.00 EUR

Adolf Hitler postcard

Adolf Hitler postcard

Adolf Hitler postcard.  14x9 cm original postcard produced from a press photo in Berlin.&n..

20.00 EUR

RAD Reichsarbeitsführer Konrad Hierl postcard portrait

RAD Reichsarbeitsführer Konrad Hierl postcard portrait

Postcard "Reichsarbeitsführer HIERL", portraying the head of the Reichsarbeitsdienst (RAD), Konrad H..

20.00 EUR

Lot of 100 German death cards

Lot of 100 German death cards

Available are several lots of 100 German death cards to soldiers killed during the Second World War...

170.00 EUR

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

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..

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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..

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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