RED CROSS PARCEL RECEIPT KL LUBIN (MAJDANEK)
Extremely rare Red Cross parcel receipt from one of the original extermination camps. Majdanek was 0ne of the worst camps in the KZ system with an estimated death toll of between 250,000-360,000.
In February 1943 the Polish Red Cross (PRK) managed to negotiate with the then Camp commandant SS-Standartenfuhrer Hermann Florstedt to supply weekly food parcels to the Polish prisoners,and als... read more
MAUTHAUSEN KZ PRISONERS LETTERSHEET
Lettersheet from Mauthausen concentration camp..This camp was founded after the Anschluss with Austria, in August 1938 and was situated 11 km from the City of Linz, near the Danube river. In old WW1 buildings..
Over 200,000 prisoners passed through the main camp with 50% mortality rate. Mauthausen was classed by the SS as a stufe 111 camp (harsh regime). And was indeed one of the worst i... read more
MAUTHAUSEN KONZENTRATIONSLAGER LETTERSHEET
Prisoners Lettersheet from GUSEN the largest of the sub-camps associated with Mauthausen. And was situated 4-5 km west of the main camp, between St Georgen and Langenstein, at the site of a large quarry "Kastenhof und Gusen" where the prisoners worked.
SACHSENHAUSEN KONZENTRATIONSLAGER PRISONERS LETTERCARD
Prisoner's lettercards were the only stationery permitted to the prisoners , and had to be purchased from the prisoners canteen along with postage stamps. This particular lettercard is from protective custody prisoner "Karl Saman" . Prisoner number 15149 block 25.
Letter is to his family living in the Protectorate of Bohemia & Moravia.
NSKK ( NATIONALSOZIALIISTISCHES KRAFTFAHRKORPS) BROWN SHIRT, TIE, AND BLACK BREECHES.
A superb example of the traditional brown shirt.
This sale concists of Brown shirt,brown tie and black breeches. Shirt is a textbook example, two breast pockets with buttoned flaps , five buttoned front, and double cuffs on the shirt sleeves. bottom of shirt has five gilt metal belt ramps, for securing belt.
This is an early pattern shirt with black and white piping around the col... read more
WEHRMACHT GENERALS WHITE SUMMER TUNIC
Textbook example of a General's Lightweight summer tunic, this is a eight buttoned front example in white cotton/rayon with two pleated breast pockets, with scalloped flaps and gilt buttons.and two lower slash pockets also with scalloped flaps and gilt buttons. Back of tunic has a political back cut with two gilt belt ramps. Lower sleeves have French cuffs.
Insignia consists of slip-on G... read more
DEUTSCHE JUGEND (DJ) BROWN SHIRT.
This is a very small example in good condition, but shows some fading in parts, insignia appears to be original to the shirt although the area patch is white on a black background (BDM) instead of yellow (DJ-HJ) on black. Perhaps his Sister was in the BDM and he used some of her insignia,we'll never know. Of interest are the small brown football shaped buttons, they all display a swastika motif... read more
RAD OFFICERS OVERSEAS CAP
Brown wool body with silver bullion piping around the centre curtain of the cap, finished off with a very nice officers flatwire cap badge, interior of cap is lined in a mid brown rayon/cotton, and maker marked ,size stamped (59) and dated 42.
This is a very nice example of a cap rarely seen, and except for four tiny moth nips is in extremely good condition. read more
M40 ORDNUNGSPOLIZEII DOUBLE DECAL COMBAT HELMET
A nice genuine example of a Polizei D/D combat helmet. This is a M40 pattern helmet, still retaining the majority of its factory applied finish.
Both decals are in fine condition showing normal wear from use and age.
It has its original liner (58) and chinstrap both of which are in good used condition with no damage.Helmet is maker marked with its shell size "SE66" Manufactured b... read more
NSDAP POLITICAL LEADERS BRASSARD
Kreisleiter political leaders brassard. Interesting example of the late type, red wool NSDAP leaders brassard with row woven row of oakleaves to top and bottom borders, white piped edging with central one piece swastika.
Inside of brassard still retains paper RZM label. This is a uniform removed example ,but in very good condition (photos doesn't do it justice). read more