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  OC-1312  Extremely rare WWI French Camo Chasseur's Helmet. Nice original liner and Officers braided chin strap. One small connecting strap needs to be replaced as shown. GREAT helmet. $675ON HOLD
       
OC-1311  1915 dated Canadian Cavalry Sword with original scabbard and buff leather knot. Outer guard is painted khaki for wartime use. Good condition overall, showing actual use and wear. $525
       
OC-1310   WWI British/ Canadian Officer's Sword with original leather scabbard and knot. Blade in good condition with splotchy finish. $395
 
       
OC-1309   WWI OD over painted French Adrian Helmet in huge size as found in groupings belonging to American Field Service Drivers and Foreign Legionnaires. $395
       
OC-1308   WWI Princess Mary Christmas Tin. It contained tobacco or chocolate depending on the recipients desire. $150
       
  OC-1307   Very scarce 3 quart British SRD jar. Measures 10.5 inches. These are much tougher to find than the larger version. Recovered from the Somme battlefield. Shows use and wear. $175
       
  OC-1306   Scarce 5 Quart British SRD jar. Measures 12.75 inches. This was recovered from the Somme battlefield. $120
       
OC-1305  Rare 1918 dated metal bound gas rattle. $220
       
  OC-1304   Very nice Royal Welsh Fusiliers Cuff Rank Tunic. This one is a great combat tunic showing perio tailor repairs, elbow patches, reinforcing to cuffs and reweaving of collar area from neck wear. Multiple period repairs to liner. Silk rear collar ribbon has been replaced. The RWFs were the only unit authorized to wear this. Fantastic item. $1495
       
       
       
       
    OC-1302   Nice set of WWI British/ Canadian Web "08" Gear. Includes rare Ammo Pouches, Right and Left , Waist belt, haversack, canteen and harness, E Tool Handle, Shoulder straps, Large pack and small pack straps. All items show use and wear. Some fraying and holes to Ammo Pouches and Waist belt. These sets are almost impossible to find. Just needs E Tool and Carrier, Bayonet, frog and helve handle carrier. $1295
 
OC-1301  Rare No. 19 British Stick Grenade with original handle. Missing plunger/ fuse and cloth tail streamers. These are seldom seen in anything but excavated condition. This one is choice. $495
       
    OC-1300   Rare carrier for the WWI Compress Style Gas Mask from 1915. Impossible to find. $245
 
       
      OC-1299   WWI British Waist Belt dated 1913. This is the second pattern, narrow version which was more comfortable to wear. $90
       
      OC-1298   WWI British Canteen and cover with original stopper and lanyard. Some moth tracks as shown. $60$SOLD$
       
       
OC-1297   WWI British Kit Bag, inscribed with initials and service number of a member of the 1ST Depot Battalion. Maker marked and dated. Very good condition. $80
       
       
  OC-1295    WWI British SBR Gas Mask Anti Dimming Kit. Includes box, cloth and tube of compound.  These are usually missing from WWI British/ Canadian Gas Masks. Missing end of inner sleeve, but otherwise excellent. $35$SOLD$
       
       
OC-1293   WWI British SBR Gas Mask repair kit/ record card. These are usually missing from WWI British/ Canadian Gas Masks. $35
       
OC-1292  WWI British SBR Gas Mask repair kit/ record card. These are usually missing from WWI British/ Canadian Gas Masks. $35
       
       
OC-1291  VERY RARE WWI British Officer's painted helmet for a member of the 1/5 "Notts and Derbys" also known as the Sherwood Foresters. Excellent condition. Definitely painted for wearing home, interior is almost mint. The whole helmet shows almost no wear. $995$SOLD$
       
  OC-1290   WWI British/ Canadian, private purchase enlisted cap. Replacement chinstrap, side buttons and sweatband. $235
       
OC-1289  French Trench Knife. Choice!! $295  $SOLD$
 
OC-1287   WWI British Trench Knife fashioned from a British bayonet. $175
 
       
OC-1285   Scarce WWI British Recruiting Poster. Dated July of 1915. Choice condition, linen backed. 20 x 30 inches. $265
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OC-1284   Scarce WWI British Recruiting Poster. Approx. Summer of 1915. Choice condition, linen backed. 20 x 30 inches. $195
 
 OC-1283   Scarce WWI British Recruiting Poster. Approx. Spring of 1915. Choice condition, linen backed. 20 x 30 inches. $175
 
OC-1282   Scarce WWI British Naval Recruiting Poster. Approx. 1915-16. Choice condition, linen backed. 20 x 30 inches. $195
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OC-1281   Scarce WWI British Recruiting Poster dated March 1915. Linen backed. approx. 22 x 34 inches. Choice. $175
 
OC-1278  Rare New Zealand Enlisted tunic with trench cap. Matching collar and caps badges. New Zealand Rifle Brigade shoulder titles. This pattern of tunic is specific to New Zealand and is quite rare to find. Even more rare are unit shoulder flashes of the 4TH Battalion of the NZRB. 3 wound stripes and overseas stripes. Some moderate mothing scattered around the tunic as shown. Cap is British pattern post 1915 denim trench cap. $3395. $SOLD$
OC-1277   Early gabardine British enlisted pattern service cap with leather chinstrap and full lining. Very nice condition, scarce. $375
    OC-1276  WWI Glengarry. Cap is in excellent condition, ribbon is somewhat tattered from age, original label. $175
OC-1275    Model 1903 Commonwealth Waist Belt and set of 3 Clip Pouches. $225
OC-1274  Nice pair of 1903 Clip Pouches with suspender loops. $100
  OC-1273   WWI Black Pistol Round Pouch as used by British and Canadian Enlisted and Officers. $55
OC-1272   WWI Canadian cloth and leather shoulder strap to be used with leather harness Canadian canteens. $45
  OC-1271  Nice set of WWI British Dog Tags. $50
OC-1270  WWI British leather Officer's leggings. $40
OC-1269   WWI British Victory Medal, officially impressed to a member of the Middlesex Regiment. $35
OC-1268   Very interesting French Souvenir plate. Excellent condition. Part of a numbered series of at least 10 different plates. This one, number 8. Very nice condition. $50 $SOLD$
OC-1267   Very interesting French Souvenir plate. Excellent condition. Part of a numbered series of at least 10 different plates. This one, number 9. Very nice condition. $50$SOLD$
OC-1266  Complete set of 50 Player's cigarette cards showing the formation signs of the WWI units. $50
OC-1265  Set of 13 assorted color tinted souvenir postcards. Very nice condition. $40$SOLD$
OC-1264  Set of 14 assorted photos and  souvenir postcards. Very nice condition. $40$SOLD$
OC-1263  Set of 13 assorted WWI photos and color tinted and black and white souvenir postcards. Very nice condition. $40$SOLD$
OC-1261  WWI Serbian Decoration. $35
OC-1260  Nice 20 x 30 inch British Recruiting Poster. Repairs and edge chipping. Still a nice size and image. Appears to be printed in 1916. $110
OC-1257  WWI Period Officers Tunic for the 1ST Surrey Rifles Regiment. Nice Rifles Bakelite buttons and green Rifles lanyard for whistle. Shoulder insignia with embroidered unit and red backed shoulder rank. Odd stain to center rear of tunic. $795
OC-1256  WWI Cyclist Corps Officers Cuff Rank Tunic. Cyclist collar insignia and buttons. Excellent condition. This is  a great combat uniform with Tailor repair to left sleeve and repairs to lining. $895
  OC-1255  WWI Enlisted wool denim trench cap with black tarred liner with 1918 date and broad arrow stamps. $525
OC-1253   WWI British Officers Trench Periscope. Good optics. $265
OC-1250  WWI Webley Holster. $150ON HOLD
OC-1249   1915 dated P-14 Bayonet Frog. excellent condition. $120
OC-1247  British WWI Officers Sam Brown Belt in excellent condition. Extra reinforcing and lower eyelets for gear. $135
    OC-1245  WWI Canadian Soldier's Diary- Canadian Field Artillery for 1919. He was a Gunner in the Canadian Field Artillery. Some basic research provided. $75
OC-1242  WWI fund raising book with front pages with poems stories and art. The bulk of the book is blank and intended for Soldiers to use to record a diary or art to help kill the boredom of trench warfare. $45
OC-1241  Set of 2 WWI British/ Canadian Stable Belts. Were souvenir belts with buttons and insignia, long since removed. $40
       
       
       
OC-1237  WWI Canadian Tunic for  a Staff Sgt. in the 26TH Overseas Battalion. Nice original label with "C" broad arrow stamp. Double dart collar. Exc condition overall. the late War Canadian cotton linings are OD green for Canadian Pattern Coats unlike the early white trimmed British and Canadian tunics. $855 $SOLD$
       
       
OC-1235  WWI British/ Canadian Trench Cap in wool denim with "WD" Broad Arrow markings. Very nice condition. $495
       
OC-1233   1918 dated WWI British Haversack with original strap. Tough to find. $135
      OC-1230  Model 1918 Waist belt. Much narrower than the earlier wide versions. $80
      OC-1229  1915 dated British Cavalry Bandolier. Good condition overall. $90
       
OC-1228  Model 1881 Bandolier. Very scarce with 3 or 4 detached flaps. Leather is somewhat oily and "punky". Good condition only. $90
       
      OC-1227   WWI British Binoculars and Case. Original neck cord and shoulder cord for case. Some scuffing. Good optics. $95ON HOLD
      OC-1226   WWI British/ Canadian Cavalry/ Artillery Spurs with black leather trim. $65
OC-1223      Last set!! We saved the best for last, so have at it. Rare set of WWI British/ Canadian 08 Gear. Includes all wartime marked and dated components. Includes the hugely rare, helve handle holder, bayonet frog with extension strap, small pack, braces, helve head and handle with envelope, canteen with harness, large pack and pack straps, waist belt and right and left side ammo pouches. Great set and rarely seen so complete. Rare opportunity to get a nice set. $1695 ON HOLD
OC-1222    Minty WWI Brodie Helmet with full liner and chin strap. $295
OC-1217   Early style British Emergency Ration. I believe this was the standard Emergency Ration used before WWI. Undoubtedly thousands of these in warehouses would have been pressed into service in the early days of the War in 1914-15. In addition to to the standard labeling it also had a paper outer wrapper, which is why bits of paper cling to the paint. As you can tell the US Army based our Emergency ration from the British design. $795
OC-1216  Very rare WWI Greatcoat Carrier  for carrying the overcoat rolled and on the wearers back. This is technically part of the 1903 pattern equipment but this pattern continued in use throughout the War. Extremely tough to find. $350
OC-1214   WWI Artilleryman's Bandolier. 1915 date. Exc condition. $120$SOLD$
OC-1212   WWI Canadian Canteen with excellent wool cover and sling. $165
OC-1210   Model 1895 British canteen with original leather sling. Very good except for the loss of the bottom band. $125
  OC-1207   WWI Mills Bomb Mark 5, with the addition of the No.23 Rifle Grenade base plug. Battlefield pick up with some light pitting. $235ON HOLD
OC-1206  Guide (Launcher Cup) for the SMLE Mills Bomb Rifle Grenade. These are extremely tough to find. $175ON HOLD
  OC-1205  Very rare P-14 Gear straps for NCOs not wearing rifle pouches but still need to use braces, belt, pack etc.. $195
OC-1202   WWI British 08 Canteen harness and bottle. $120
OC-1201  WWI British Officer Haversack with Sling. Excellent condition. $125$SOLD$
OC-1200  French issue tin cup. $45
OC-1188  WWI Canadian snake buckle and belt. Excellent condition. $120
OC-1187  WWI British issue fork with serial number. $30
OC-1186  WWI Hospital convalescent uniform with broad arrow stamp. $130
  OC-1185  WWI British Red Cross ditty style bag. $40
OC-1184   WWI Wool armband for those men who have signed up for service but are not in uniform. $90
OC-1183   WWI British Small Pack in cotton, designed for use with the P-14 leather gear. 1916 dated. Good condition overall. $95
OC-1182  WWI British SMLE Rifle Oiler. $30
OC-1181  WWI British SMLE Rifle Oiler. $30
OC-1180   WWI British SMLE Rifle Oiler. $30
  OC-1179   WWI Brown Leather Officers Leggings. $35
OC-1178 Kings Own Shropshire Light Infantry Regimentally painted British Brodie Helmet. Old collector tag. Chinstrap and liner are present. Chinstrap is broken. Very RARE Helmet!! $895  $SOLD$
OC-1177  Very nice Denim WWI Trench Cap. Good condition overall with original side buttons and chinstrap. Issue marks are also gone. Custom sweatband. Shows evidence of 2 different badges. $535
OC-1175  Very nice identified British Officers' Shoulder Rank Tunic with named Tailor tag. This Officer a member of the East Lancashire Regiment served between 1914 and the end of the War. I believe he was an enlisted man who was promoted to Officer later in the War. Needs additional research. $750
  OC-1172  Very nice WWI British/ Canadian Brodie Helmet with full liner and strap. Shrapnel ball strikes on top of helmet from being worn under fire!! $295ON HOLD
OC-1171  WWI British Machine Gunners "Cape". This padded short vest was designed for those who had to carry the tripod or gun itself, giving them padding from discomfort or heat from the gun. Original label is largely intact. A few scattered moth holes. $450
OC-1169   1917 dated Webley Holster in excellent condition. $155
OC-1168  WWI British Mess Kit. Mixed top and bottom, battlefield pick ups from 2 different mess kits, both museum marked from the "Somme". $90
OC-1167    WWI British Binoculars with neck strap. Good optics. Broad Arrow marked. $80
OC-1165    WWI British/ Canadian Gas Mask Bag for the small box respirator. Great for a trench display as this one shows lots of use and wear. Good thing about this one is that it is not named or inscribed in a way that would indicate usage by Brits, Canadians or Americans, so could be used with any display. Central divider in bag has been removed. Obviously there is no gas mask included. $120
OC-1163    Canadian WWI Kit / Duffle Bag. approx. 24 inches in height. 1916 dated with "C" broad arrow marked. Serial numbered with research on the individual, an overseas replacement from the 188TH Overseas Battalion. $100
OC-1162  WWI British Mess Kit. Mismatched Top and Bottom. $85
OC-1160  1914 dated British Rifle Case. $95
OC-1159   1918 dated British Bandolier for Rifle Ammunition with later repack stamps. $50
OC-1158    Rare WWI British Gas Alarm rattle. You rarely see these as most were modified and re inspected during WWII, by the addition of  a large metal sounding board to increase the sound. You see them with Home protection, ARP materials. This is a pure WWI version. Good condition overall. I have an  identical one in my collection from stenciled and decorated to a 27TH Division MG Unit. You can view that one on our Facebook page.  $195
  OC-1157    Set of Horizon Blue Puttees. $85
  OC-1156    Set of Horizon Blue Puttees. $85
OC-1148  Pre WWI British Drinking cup, issued through the War early on. Broad arrow marked on the bottom. $95
OC-1147  WWI British Canteen Set with leather harness and marked "RA" for a Royal Artillery unit. $195
OC-1139   WWI British Monocular and case in choice condition with broad arrow marked case and monocular. Very nice. $130ON HOLD
  OC-1137  WWI Officers Whistle. $50
OC-1134  WWI Soldiers walking out belt with Wartime date. Approx 2 inches wide. $95
OC-1133  Standard 08 Waist Belt marked to the Northumberland Fusiliers. Good condition overall. $110
OC-1131   WWI Aim Corrector for the 303 Rifle with broad arrow stamp. $70
  OC-1127    WWI SMLE Ammunition clips MARK II, second pattern. Scarce. $10 each
  OC-1126    WWI SMLE Ammunition clips MARK II, first pattern. Scarce. $10 each
OC-1125  Scarce British/ Canadian pocket compass. $85
OC-1123    Rifle Grenade No. 24 Mark II, Rifle Grenade. (INERT). Battlefield Pick up. $135
OC-1120   WWI British Battye Grenade. $100
OC-1119   WWI Mills Bomb Mark 5, with the addition of the No.23 Rifle Grenade base plug. Battlefield pick up with some light pitting. $235
OC-1118  Scarce WWI "Rimless Brodie with liner and partial chin strap. Rare helmet, just does not have the condition. $125
OC-1116   WWI British/ Canadian Cavalry/ Artillery Spurs. $90
OC-1115  WWI British/ Canadian 2 Handed Wire Cutters. Excellent. $175
OC-1112   WWI British Ditty Bag. $45
OC-1110  Very rare WWI Enlisted Mans Canadian/ British Cavalry/ Artillery/ Mounted Boots. Also used by drivers of trucks and motorcycles. Broad arrow marked and 1917 dated. Classic pebbled brown finish, missing laces and one top closure strap. $495
OC-1109   WWI British Brodie Helmet with full  liner and chinstrap. Just lacks the wool crown pad. $255
OC-1107  Very nice WWI French Patrioitic Tobacco Package. Approx  3 x 3 x 2 inches. $80
OC-1106  Excavated Early French Ball Grenade $60  
OC-1104  British Battye Grenade. (INERT), filled with resin with replica fuse. Scarce. $175
OC-1103  WWI French Ball Grenade. This would have had a wire ring fuse which would have been attached to a wrist lanyard and thrown. $145
OC-1102     WWI French Trench Knife fashioned from a Lebel Bayonet. $130
OC-1101  WWI French Trench Knife fashioned from a Lebel Bayonet. $130
OC-1100  Set of 8 WWI Russian buttons. $60
OC-1099   WWI French Bread Bag. Good used condition overall, showing actual use and wear. $65
 
OC-1094  WWI French private purchase commercial Trench Knife. Nice design. $150
OC-1090  Model 1915 French "F1" Grenade (INERT). Bunker find which was disassembled and cleaned and reassembled. $150  ON HOLD
OC-1089  WWI French Citron Foug Grenade body (INERT). Very good condition overall. $90
 
 
OC-1069   Very rare lower wing cockade for a SPAD VII Fighter. Brought home by an American Pilot in WWI in the bottom of his footlocker it was folded to fit. Good condition overall, but somewhat dry with some flaking. Very rare item. Approx. 5 feet by 5 feet. Great item. $4995 
OC-1085   Rare WWI Canadian 1915 Overcoat. Shoulder straps have been removed and cuffs may have been modified. Some have rolled cuffs and some appear to have been made without rolled cuffs. Has the tabs under pocket flaps to keep from sagging. War department stamped, plain buttons. Rare coat. $495
OC-1083    Early British Recruiting Poster mounted on linen. Ca. 1915, approx. 30 inches. $60
OC-1082    Early British Recruiting Poster mounted on linen. Ca. 1915, approx. 30 inches. $60
OC-1080  British private purchase small haversack with stenciled owners initials on the front flap. $65
OC-1079  Extremely RARE shipping crate for the WWI F-1 Offensive Grenade. These crates never survive as they were usually broken for fire wood. This one survived as it was used as a storage box. Even has the original lid!! Only one I have seen. Great for a trench exhibit. $345

 

 

OC-1074  3.5 x 5.25 inch photo of Austrians ready for a fight. $35
OC-1073   3.5 x 5.25 inch photos of Greek Brothers. It appear they were in America prior to the War. $40
OC-1072  3.5 x 5.25 inch photo of Greek Officer. $40
OC-1071  3.5 x 5.25 inch photo of Russian Sailor. $30
OC-1070  3.5 x 5.25 inch photo of Russians wearing the Cross of St. George. $30
OC-1069  3.5 x 5.25 inch photo of Russian. $25
OC-1068  3.5 x 5.25 inch photo of Russian. $25
OC-1067  3.5 x 5.25 inch photo of Russian Cavalryman with sword. $30
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WWI cloth package wrapper used to send candy to a member of the RAF in France. Great Officers accessory. $225
OC-1065  Very nice 18 x 24 inch poster commemorating the French Victory in WWI. Famous artist showing a stream of French Soldiers from earlier periods going through l'arc de triumph. Some corner tears as shown. $125 
OC-1064  WWI French cotton flag. Approx. 16 x 30. $65$SOLD$
OC-1063   WWI French cotton flag. Approx. 12 x 22. $45
OC-1062  Souvenir candy dish. 1914-1915. $45
OC-1061   Set of Horizon Blue Puttees. $85
OC-1060   Set of Horizon Blue Puttees. $85
OC-1053  WWI British Private purchase visor cap. Very good condition. $275
OC-1051   WWI Officers/ NCO Belt rig for pistol. Holster, belt and ammo pouch all in excellent condition. $285
OC-1048    WWI 08 Pattern British Ammunition Pouch cluster for the wearers right side. The date is either 1915 or 1916. Very tough to find. $355
OC-1047  1916 dated Haversack/ Small Pack with shoulder strap. Choice. $95
OC-1046  WWI British Large Pack, inscribed to the Soldier who used it. $80
OC-1044   WWI French Certificate commemorating the 1914-15 campaign. Unused. $45
OC-1034  WWI British Officers Trench Periscope. Good optics. $295
OC-1032  Rare M-2 Gas Mask Can with Horizon Blue Cover. These were designed  to muffle the sound of metal can and eliminate reflections from it. This one has some mothing and damage as shown, but very rare. $275
OC-1031  WWI Artillery Overseas Cap with metal regimental numbers. $55
OC-1030  WWI French "Y" Straps. $95
OC-1027   WWI Adrian Helmet with blue wool liner ring and leather tongue liner. Appears unissued. Rare to find. $80 ON HOLD
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OC-1026  WWI French Grease can/ cleaning kit canister. $40
  OC-1025  Set of Horizon Blue Puttees. $85
OC-1024  Early WWI Ball Grenade. $125
OC-1019  WWI 08 Pattern British Ammunition Pouch cluster for the wearers right side. The date is either 1915 or 1916. Very tough to find. $355$SOLD$
OC-1016  Scarce WWI French Pocket Watch Holder in the form of a French canteen with chain and cup for watch fob. Inside is a 365 page calendar so the user would tear off a page each day. Excellent condition. $120
OC-1014   French issue Model 1914 WWI Horizon Blue enlisted mans trousers with reinforced knees, tapered at the bottom to be used with puttees. Choice condition. The colors are actually a very close match, but the flash makes them look much different. $325ON HOLD
OC-1012    Extremely RARE!! 1915 early Gas Mask (Compress). Really not much more than padded gauze with added chemical. These offered little protection and were usually discarded. A rare survivor complete with his rubber gas goggles, his medal trio, shoulder insignia, photos, shoulder titles and research. It folds so small he could store it in his pocket in a large match box!! Unbelievable relic from the firsts months of gas warfare. Fresh from an older collection. Last photo is not included, but is just shown to illustrate usage. $1195
OC-1002  Super rare WWI Canadian Officer small format cased Trench Periscope. Good optics. About 11 inches in length. $395
  OC-999  Rare Horizon Blue Officers Private purchase overcoat with rank and service stripes. $495
OC-997   Very clean French Horizon Blue Overcoat. Single breasted with rolled cuffs and button tail slit. Government racetrack and depot inspector marks are very light but still visible with a 1918 date stamp. Not the usual mothed up junk usually seen for sale. $795
OC-995  WWI British/ Canadian private purchase "Trench Cap" with wool brim. Made to be flexible so that it can be folded and placed in a pocket or pack with damage. Lacks chinstrap. $340
OC-994  Model 1905 Private Purchase Canadian enlisted mans cap. Good condition overall with some flaws. Badge is not original to the cap. $295
OC-993  Scarce Model 1915 British/ Canadian Overcoat. This coat was used for just a short time. It has shoulder straps, rear belt. off white wool lining behind the shoulder, extending down inside the sleeves. This one does not have rolled cuffs. Rolled cuffs filled with dirt and mud and were frequently removed by unit tailors. Coat is named and serial numbered, but is tough to make out. There is also a unit stencil which may read, "1ST R. N. D", but it is tough to make out. Canadian buttons are most likely replaced, but are correct period pieces with Kings Crown. $475
OC-992  WWI French Infantry enlisted mans tunic in excellent condition . Collar tabs are un-numbered. Unlined. $385ON HOLD
OC-987  1920-30s British Officers Dress Visor Cap. $75
OC-984   Very scarce 1916 dated British or Canadian Broad Arrow marked Sam Brown Officers Belt. $125
OC-983  Very rare WWI Graves Registration Service photo a Soldier in the BEF in Egypt in the original folder. $95
OC-979  WWI British Small Pack. Has been "Blanco'd" which gives it the green tint, otherwise very nice. $75
    OC-976  Interesting WWI British Large Pack with modified rear straps, unusual to say the least. $75 
OC-975  WWI Collection of 43 Officer's cuff pips. Some sets. $245
  OC-973   3.5 x 5.25 Russian photo. $30
  OC-972   3.5 x 5.25 Russian photo. $30
OC-971   3.5 x 5.25 Russian photo. $30
OC-970  When I first picked this one up I assumed it was standard Canadian Engineers and did not notice the white bars behind the "CE". I believe this is from one of the Canadian Engineers Labor Battalions and is actually quite scarce. No liner or strap. $395
OC-965    Scarce WWI British 08 Narrow style equipment waist belt. $130
OC-962  Very nice WWI Wire Cutters. $100
OC-961  1915 Wire Cutters and Leather Carry Case. $150
OC-960  WWI Snake Belt and Buckle. Leather rear tabs have been cut away. $75
OC-958  Ultra rare detachable periscope for the French Lebel Trench Rifle/ Periscope. Excellent condition overall with just some cracks to one mirror. $995
OC-957  WWI British Brodie Helmet with sand finsih. Excellent condition overall. $225
OC-953  Scarce WWI heavy duty Sam Brown belt with extra reinforcement and holes for accessory items. Condition is about unused. $175
OC-952   Very nice Wartime WWI British Issue Binoculars and case, both dated and broad arrow marked. $175$SOLD$
OC-948  Extremely rare WWI French Red Cross shoulder insignia in bullion and thread embroidery on horizon blue wool. $175
OC-947  WWI Royal Dolton Peace Mug. Very nice condition overall. About 3 inches in height. $55
  OC-946  WWI British, Canadian Sleeve Rate. $35
OC-945  Polish Legion button with red/white ribbon, with photo of him in horizon blue button. $45
OC-944  Very nice WWI British/ Canadian Observers Wing. Removed from a uniform, a little felt loss to felt border as shown. $275
OC-943 Very rare Spanish Dress Cap for the Port and Harbor Authority. $195

 

 

 

 

OC-942    Very nice WWI French Officers Kepi, polo style. Very nice condition. $325

 

 

  OC-940  WWI French Victory Medal $35
OC-936  Durham Light Infantry British Victory Medal. $30
OC-935   Very rare embroidered framed photo souvenir mat from the Legation in China. Excellent condition. Approx 18 x 18. $295
OC-927   WWI British or French Flare Pistol. $195

 

 

OC-924   WWI Black Leather Double Breasted Flight Jacket as used by French Pilots. Finish is dry and crazed and shows lots of use and wear. Great tough accessory for your Lafayette Flying corps or French Aviation Display. $495
OC-926  Very rare inscribed, first year of production, 1916 dated, Small Box Respirator bag with fantastic Soldier Inscription. "Roses are red, Violets blue, the Huns use gas, so I use You." Missing one of the tiny square rings. Really a rare item. $295

 

OC-920  WWI British Waist Belt. this is not the typical wide belt, but a narrower more comfortable belt, which is seldom seen. Tough shape but rare. $50
OC-918  Ultra Rare Cigarette Case for a member of the RAF serving in Russia. Excellent condition. $235
  OC-917  WWI British Service and Overseas Stripe set. $35
OC-916  Great Commonwealth maker marked and dated Officers Sam Brown Belt. Excellent condition. $180
OC-912   WWI British/ Canadian cloth rifle sling, dated. Good used condition. $85
OC-910  Great Canadian Medical Officers Visor Cap with makers stamp on the sweatband. Some light mothing to the side as shown. $395
OC-909  Rare WWI Match Safe with enamel Formation sign used as a Christmas Gift for the Troops. $125
  OC-903  WWI British P08 pack shoulder strap. $40
OC-897  Very nice Trench Art Fighting Knife. 4 Sided blade with trench made wooden handle. $95
OC-896  1918 dated 08 Small Pack. Blanco'd. $55
OC-891   WWI French Pioneer portable saw and wood handles. $90
       
OC-889   Very nice WWI French Engineer Officers tunic and madder red trousers. Good condition overall with just  couple of tiny nips. $875
OC-888  WWI Canadian Diary and Dog tags. Entries covering training, sailing for England, more training and finally arriving in France and some small front line mention. He gets busy in the closing weeks of the War and does not do much writing. Nice example of a Canadian Soldiers Diary. $175
OC-887  WWI French canvas packs with leather straps. Last name of the Soldier who carried it in large letters across the reverse. Depot marked. Very nice overall with intact shoulder straps. Just lacks one hook mounted to the bottom. $255

 

 

 

OC-885 Extremely RARE Model 1914 Enlisted Man's Mounted Troops or Cavalry Overcoat. This one was used by an NCO in the 25TH Field Artillery. Because of the use of horses a mounted overcoat makes sense. Single breasted 6 button front, 4 button back flap. full length pleat up the back. I cannot emphasize the condition of this coat. It looks to be UNWORN, MINT flawless perfect!!! Not one flaw. You will never see one of these in such mint condition. The stamps are crisp except for the date stamp which is a poor strike. Color is brilliant and vibrant. Simply the best! $1195 

 

 

 

OC-884  Very scarce French enlisted mans French Engineer enlisted mans horizon blue tunic. Excellent condition overall. You seldom see enlisted uniforms and most all are Infantry. Rare. $525

 

 

 

  OC-883   WWI French Horizon Blue wool mittens. Excellent condition overall. $85

 

 

 

 

 

 

OC-880   WWI Colonial Troops Khaki French Canteen. These were also frequently used by American Volunteer Ambulance Drivers. Shows use and soiling. $155
   OC-878   Very scarce WWI specialty rate for French Infantry on Horizon Blue for a Blacksmith. $40
    OC-877   Very scarce WWI specialty rate for French Infantry on Horizon Blue for an NCO of Telegraphy. $40
    OC-876  Very scarce WWI specialty rate for French Infantry on Horizon Blue for a Machine Gunner. $40
   OC-872   Very scarce WWI specialty rate for French Infantry on Horizon Blue for an NCO Pioneer. $45
    OC-871  Very scarce WWI beret flash for French Chasseur on Horizon Blue. $50
  OC-862  WWI French Shelter Half. Good condition overall, markings are no longer visible. $195
OC-854  WWI French Map Case. Lacks shoulder strap, small size. One snap broken. $40
OC-850  WWI French Mess Kit. $70
OC-847   Battlefield Relic excavated on the Somme in the 1980s. French bottle discarded by an allied Soldier. $25
  OC-833    16 x 26 inch Belgian cotton flag. Good condition overall. $75
OC-821    77TH Overseas Battalion Unit Photo. Overall frame size is about 13 x 18. $155
OC-819  Very clean WWI British Brodie Helmet with full liner and strap. Very nice. $210
OC-816    WWI French made Private Purchase Officers Cutlery Set with carry case. Fork and Spoon are hallmarked, so I assume they are Sterling. Nice set!! $75
    OC-798  WWI British Sporran for the British Lowland Division. Very good condition overall. $345
OC-797  Very scarce WWI British/ Canadian Officers Private Purchase Flashlight. $55
OC-781   WWI British Brodie Helmet in choice condition with stapled chinstrap rings. US Contract liner. $225

 

OC-776  Very rare British Army Alarm Bell. Used for fire warnings in England and for Gas warning in France. This bell is quite large and weighs about 4 pounds. Huge broad arrow marking. $175

 

 

 

 

OC-771  Scarce WWI British "Trained Soldier Armband" worn by enlistees who had prior Military Service. $75

 

 

 

 

 

OC-759  Scarce Pattern 1914 Waist Belt with snake buckle. 2 of the straps have been cut away, most likely because the wearer did not utilize them in the way he carried his equipment. $145

 

 

 

 

 

OC-746   WWI Canadian Canteen Harness for bottle and cloth/leather shoulder strap. $75
OC-745     Fantastic carved bone  POW French Souvenir sculpture. Very well done. Approx 10 inches in height. $95

 

 

OC-744    Fantastic carved bone  POW French Souvenir sculpture. Very well done. Approx 10 inches in height. $95

 

 

 

 

OC-736  WWI Orange piped Aviation Service overseas cap. Very scarce. $145

 

 

 

 

 

OC-735   WWII Horizon Blue enlisted mans overseas cap. $65

 

 

OC-722  Very rare WWI Distinguished Service Order Medal Certificate for an Officer in the 5TH Canadian Mounted Rifles. $235$SOLD$

 

 

 

 

 

OC-718    Rare early War, British double painted, apple green rimless brodie. On one side the British Army Medical Corps and the other.58TH (London) Division. Lacks liner and strap. Quite a bit of use and wear but an EXTREMELY RARE!!! piece. $325

 

 

 

 

OC-704  WWI British Soldiers metal insignia polish. $55

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

OC-702  WWI French Horizon Blue wool cylindrical sleeve, possibly for small cook stove. Regimental stamp. $55
OC-693  1ST Pattern French produced Italian Helmet. Original blue finish showing through the green overpaint. Chinstrap is complete, but liner is missing. Quite rare!! $145 

 

 

OC-644    1914 Princess Mary Tin. These were distributed tothe troops in the field during Christmas of 1914. They contained either chocolate or tobacco. $90

 

 

 

       
OC-641  Large canvas bag in which loafs of bread were delivered to the Soldiers in the field. Approx 4 ft in length. $80

 

 

 

 

       
  OC-636   WWI French Infantry Shoulder Boards, circa 1914. $80
       
OC-632   WWI French side knife as carried by Allied Troops in France. $95
       
OC-602   WWI British or Canadian waist belt, holes in reverse, will display well from front. $55

 

 

 

 

 

 

OC-574  WWI battlefield found French Trench Mortar fins. $35
OC-570  WWI sections of  a French Rifle Grenade and a British Mills Bomb. $20

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

       
OC-530   Set of 3, 1917 dated,  issues of the French magazine, "The Aviation War". Shows planes, squadron locations, interviews with pilots etc. People were fascinated by Airplanes in WWI and Air Combat was new and exciting to them. These are very tough to find. Set of 3- $40
       
OC-527    Set of 3, 1917 dated,  issues of the French magazine, "The Aviation War". Shows planes, squadron locations, interviews with pilots etc. People were fascinated by Airplanes in WWI and Air Combat was new and exciting to them. These are very tough to find. Set of 3- $40
 

OC-517    WWI Straight Leg, light weight, British Officers Tropical Trousers used in Turkey by a British Medical Officer. $170

 

 

 

 

 

 

  OC-515  Selection of British Toothbrushes found on the Somme. $50

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

OC-514  French Distilled Water Bottle from the Somme. $20

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

OC-512  Very scarce WWI British rod type, Rifle Grenade Number 24. $65

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

OC-511  French WWI "Racket" Grenade. This cylinder was wired to a wooden handle. It had a fuse that was lit and then could be thrown. $60

 

 

 

 

 

OC-492   WWI British Gas Mask Bag with 88TH Division Trench Art. Mask contained within is standard dried out US issue. Bag is in excellent condition. $230$SOLD$

 

  OC-409  Interesting set of 2 French ID tags to the same person. $55
       
  OC-408  French ID Tag. $35
       
       
  OC-395  French Soldiers bracelet. $40
       
OC-393   Scarce French manual for Infantry combat. $45

 

  OC-369  WWI French Colonial Troops collar tab. $35
       
  OC-366     WWI French enlisted ID bracelet, the French equivalent of our dog tags. $40
       
  OC-357    WWI French enlisted ID bracelet, the French equivalent of our dog tags. $40
OC-354  WWI French enlisted ID bracelet, the French equivalent of our dog tags. $40

 

 

 

 

 

OC-333   Very unusual French mourning veil and cloth basket for flowers or petals. De-accessioned form a museum who had some French civilian items as part of their 1920s War display. $85
       
       
OC-303  WWI French Military Almanac $30

 

 

 

 

 

OC-302  1916 French army History. $35

 

 

 

 

 

 

OC-296  Very nice French poster with French Ladies kissing the French flag. $235

 

 

 

 

 

OC-255a  WWI French ID Bracelet. $40

 

 

 

 

OC-225   WWI Italian Conservation poster. $100

 

 

 

 

 

 

OC-222  Nice 3 part photo set of British leaders, "Men of the Hour" Approx. 8 X 13. $30

 

 

 

 

 

 
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