Butterfly Brand ARP Sealing Outfit.
A complete, unused boxed Butterfly Brand ARP sealing kit. Containing 2 x tins of 2" sealing tape and 1 x roll 4" sealing tape, a roll of glass reinforcing kraft paper and a roll of glass reinforcing parchment paper contained in the original carton with it's original brightly designed label. The kit was intended to be used to make a room and windows gas proof with reinforced windows against blas... read more
The Browning Heavy Machine Gun.
1942ed. ' The Browning Heavy Machine Gun - .300 calibre model1917(water cooled) Mechanism Made Easy '. Produced by Gale & Polden, this 32pg booklet was produced to explain the workings of the standard Heavy Machine Gun used by the Home Guard. Illustrated throughout with b/w photographs and diagrams. In good, clean condition with some minor rusting to staples. read more
Penny Spitfire Badge.
Home made, pin back Spitfire badge. These badges were often made from a Penny, cut, folded and polished with a safety pin soldered to the reverse. Sometimes sold in aid of war weapons weeks or simply worn as a patriotic keepsake. Good, clean condition and well made, examples are becoming increasingly scarce. read more
ARP Memo War time Lighting Restrictions for Industrial and Commercial Premises.
1939ed.ARP Memo War Time Lighting Restrictions for Industrial and Commercial Premises. 12pgs setting out the restrictions and suggesting means of screening light sources from windows, doors, roof lights and exterior lighting. Good, clean condition. read more
Home Guard Handbook.
Good, clean copy of the 'Home Guard Handbook' by John Brophy. This edition was published in 1941 and deals with widespread topics from parachute troops to road blocks and Thompson Gun to 'Molotoffs'. 126pgs illustrated with line drawings and diagrams. John Brophy wrote a number of books for the Home Guard during the course of the war. In good, used condition with some marking read more