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Home Guard Bomb Disposal badge.
Printed Home Guard Bomb Disposal sleeve badge. Special badge introduced in August 1943 for members of the Home Guard Auxiliary Bomb Disposal Units. Badge was intended to be worn on the lower left sleeve of the BD blouse.
This example in excellent, clean condition, cut to shape, appears to have been used.

Code: 11283Price: 75.00 GBP


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Daily Express War Time Cookery Book.
1940 ed.' Daily Express War Time Cookery Book ', 192pgs offering practical advice and recipes prepared for war time conditions with some dubious offerings including sheep's head with caper sauce and economy rissoles. Good overall condition with partial detachment of d/w.

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Wolverhampton ARP Messenger Corps Lapel Badge.
Gilt and enamel, pin back lapel badge for members of the Wolverhampton ARP Messenger Corps. Manufacturer marked ' Thos.Fattorini, B'ham ' to reverse. Good, used condition with one scratch to enamel.

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Wartime Dubarry Talcum Powder.
Boxed Dubarry brand Talcum Powder in replacement wartime emergency packaging. In good condition with slight rubbing to edges, complete with contents, panel explaining replacement packaging to one side. Scarce.

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Home Guard Training Manual.
1940ed. ' Home Guard Training Manual ' - Mjr John Langdon Davies. 156pgs covering all areas automatic weapons, rifle training, observation, fieldcraft, anti-aircraft, and village defence and street fighting with some sketches and diagrams.
Langdon-Davies was a British author and journalist. He was a war correspondent during the Spanish Civil War and the Russo-Finnish war and wrote prolifically on Home Guard topics.In good, clean condition with some minor marking, inscribed ' Vol.Elmes No.8 Platoon ' to front cover.

Code: 11279Price:


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ARP Marshal lapel badge.
Tin and card pinback lapel badge indicating that the owner was an ARP Marshal. This badge is part of a generic series of similar badges indicating membership of the various ARP services. This example is one of the more uncommon of the series and is in good condition with some light marking.

Code: 11278Price: 36.00 GBP


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WW2 British Anti-Gas Spectacles.
WW2 issue prescription spectacles for use when wearing the gas mask. . Good, used condition contained in the original metal case with original instruction label.

Code: 11277Price: 35.00 GBP


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Ulster Home Guard lapel badge
Silver gilt and enamel lapel badge for the Ulster Home Guard for wear in civilian clothes. Some sources suggest that this is official issue, weight being given to this arguement by an issue number to the reverse. Badge in good, clean condition with some abrasions which look worse in photographs than in reality.

Code: 11276Price:


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If the Invader Comes leaflet.
1940 double sided leaflet published by the Ministry of Information and the Ministry of Home Security dealing with the prospect of being invaded. Offers practical advice dealing with the immobilsation of vehicles, the authorities, and instructions in the event of invasion. Good, clean condition, has been folded with other minor creases, tears etc.
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Code: 11275Price: 12.00 GBP


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ARP Whistle and lanyard.
Official issue nickel ARP whistle by Hudson, B'ham with regulation gold Civil Defence lanyard. Whistle in excellent , bright condition, lanyard very slightly grubby through use.

Code: 11274Price: 26.00 GBP

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