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CD Rest Centre ' Information Officer ' Armband.
Scarce example of a printed Civil Defence Rest Centre Armband with the additional title for ' Information Officer '. These ' rainbow ' style official armlets feature a number of official and unofficially sanctioned job titles and are particularly uncommon. Excellent, clean and probably unissued condition.

Code: 10771Price: 120.00 GBP


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The Story of the Exeter Blitz.
C1943 card covered ' souvenir ' of the raid of May 4th 1942 on Exete, part of the so-called ' Baedekker ' raids. 32pgs telling the story of the raid illustrated through out with b/w photographs with a roll of awards. Good, used condition with light marking and some rusting of staples.

Code: 10770Price:


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Kings's Broadcast to the Home Guard.
Reprinted from the Times newspaper this leaflet gives a copy of the King's broadcast to the Home Guard on the announcement of their stand down in December 1944. The speech thanks the Home Guard for their ' steadfast devotion ' which had ' helped much to ward off the danger of invasion '. Good used condition with some creasing, marking and rust marking.
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Code: 10769Price:


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The Army of To-Day.
The Army of To-Day by Cpt.A.O.Pollard VC.Published by Raphael Tuck and featuring their trademark artwork on the front cover, this 48pg booklet is essentially a recruiting tool aimed at younger readers with it's emphasis on the positives of being a member of the Army. In generally good condition with some creasing and marking to card covers with some rusting to staples.

Code: 10768Price: 16.00 GBP


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Saunders-Roe National Service Lapel Badge.
Gilt and enamel lapel badge worn by employees of Saunders-Roe an aircraft company based on the Isle of Wight, primarily involved in the construction of flying boats. Pin fitting to the reverse and numbered. Excellent, clean condition.

Code: 10767Price: 32.00 GBP


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1940 Ration Book R.B.1.
First issue ration book R.B.1. Issued to a Bedworth address and dated Jul.1940, this particular example in good, used condition with the usual clipped and cancelled coupons and slight marking.
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Growmore Leaflet - Thatching Corn Stacks.
Part of the larger Dig for Victory campaign the Growmore leaflets were aimed more at the agriculture sector and farmers, WLA members and agricultural workers in particular. This 1941 leaflet outlines the thatching of corn stacks and it's importance in the ' Dig for Victory ' campaign. Good, clean condition, minor creases.
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Code: 10765Price:


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War Emergency Pack ' Jiffy Dyes '.
Small pack of ' Jiffy Dyes ' made by Drummer Dyes. Marked ' War Emergency Pack ' to top corner, complete with contents. Slightly grubby and ' bubbled ' condition.

Code: 10764Price:


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Home Guard Shoulder titles.
A pair of matching, screen printed Home Guard shoulder titles as issued. Sewn to shape and with clear indications of having been removed from a uniform, Good, used condition.

Code: 10763Price: 14.00 GBP


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M.O.F. Leaflet - Herbs.
1943 Ministry of Food leaflet ' Herbs - in the Kitchen '. Gatefold leaflet outlining the use of herbs to improve dishes. Good, clean condition. Uncommon.
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Code: 10762Price: 12.50 GBP

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