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Airspeed ARP Lapel badge.

Airspeed ARP Lapel badge.

Chrome and enamel lapel badge for members of ARP teams of Airspeed Ltd. Airspeed Ltd. was founded by Nevil Shute Norway (later to become a novelist as Nevil Shute) and designer Hessell Tiltman and became a subsidiary of de Havilland in 1940. Airspeed were to become famous for designing and building the Horsa glider.
Half moon lapel fitting to the reverse, numbered and manufacturer marked... read more

Code: 12238

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Air Raid Protection Brochure.

Air Raid Protection Brochure.

C1939/38 ' Air Raid Protection ' brochure issued by the Cement & Concrete Association extolling the virtues of air raid protection provided by various designs of shelters. 28pgs illustrated through out with photographs, sketches and diagrams with explanatory text calculating concrete thickness and the use of materials. Good, used condition with light marking and creasing to card covers. Scarce. read more

Code: 12237

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Glasgow CD Area Title.

Glasgow CD Area Title.

Embroidered gold on blue area ' Glasgow ' title for use by Civil Defence units in the city area. Worn under the CD breast badge below the l/h pocket. Good, used condition. read more

Code: 12236

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ARP Rescue Helmet.

ARP Rescue Helmet.

Black painted, 1939 dated MkII helmet by Briggs Motor Bodies for use by members of a rescue party. Size 7, 1939 dated MkII liner by Briggs Motor Bodies. Hand painted ' R ' to front and back of helmet. Good, clean condition with various minor scratches and abrasions. read more

Code: 12235

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London Auxiliary Ambulance Service Cap Badge.

London Auxiliary Ambulance Service Cap Badge.

Scarce WW II embroidered shoulder title," L.A.A.S " in golden yellow within an oval on a blue background worn by members of the London Auxiliary Ambulance Service on the ski style cap. Unused, uncut condition. Uncommon. read more

Code: 12234

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Fire Guard's Pocket Chart

Fire Guard's Pocket Chart

Double-sided, fold out aide memoire for the Fire Guard. Covering all aspects of the Fire Guard's role in brief from stirrup pumps to explosive incendiaries. Illustrated throughout. Heavily used but in good condition with some staining and wear to folds. Unusual but priced to allow for condition. read more

Code: 12233

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Salute the Soldier pin badge - Poole.

Salute the Soldier pin badge - Poole.

Poole Salute the Soldier badge featuring the Abram Games' 'Liberator' design, given in exchange for a donation towards the campaign. Celluloid covered button badge with a pin fastening. Clean, bright image, excellent, used condition. read more

Code: 12232

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Battle Over Essex.

Battle Over Essex.

1946 ' Battle over Essex ' by R.J.Thompson. 80pgs primarily covering the air raids to the arrival of the V1s interspersed with the arrival of the Americans, the Home Guard and the contribution of women during the War. Illustrated through out with photographs and in good, used condition with creasing to cover. read more

Code: 12231

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SFP Armband.

SFP Armband.

Printed cotton ' SFP ' armband for use by Supplementary/Street Fire Parties as issued from August 1940. The reorganisation and subsequent renaming of the Fire Guard in 1941 caused the issue of another armlet, in the interests of economy, a printed overlay was issued for stitching over the original symbol. Good, used condition, with some light marking and stencilled issue number to reverse. read more

Code: 12230

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War Cookery Leaflet No.22 Fruit Bottling.

War Cookery Leaflet No.22 Fruit Bottling.

C1944ed. Ministry of Food, War Cookery Leaflet No.22 ' Fruit Bottling without sugar '. As with the rest of this series gives a number of simple and practical tips on bottling and preserving fruit. Good, clean condition.
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Code: 12229

10.50 GBP