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    Original WWII German LUFTSCHUTZ M38 “Gladiator” Style Helmet Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran

    $225.00
    riginal WWII German LUFTSCHUTZ M38 "Gladiator" Style Helmet Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran. Formed in late 1932 the Deutscher Luftschutzverband, (German Air Protection League), was a voluntary organization designed to provide civil air raid protection in large civilian centers. On September 26TH 1938 a specific helmet for RLB personnel was introduced that incorporated a raised horizontal "bead" between the visors and crown. These helmets are commonly called the "Gladiator" style. The three piece, stamped sheet steel construction Luftschutz M38 "Gladiator" style helmet retains most of its original, smooth, dark satin blue painted finish. The front center of the helmet has a Luftschutz emblem decal in place which is fully retained. The black detailed, silver decal features stylized spread wings with a central oak-leaf sprig and a canted swastika positioned below a scripted banner, "Luftschutz". The helmet has two groups of seven "salt & pepper" ventilation holes to either side of the crown. All three of the small, flat headed, liner retaining rivets are intact. The helmet has an embossed, horizontal, beaded rim between the crown and the visor/neck guard. The visor/neck guard has a semi-circular "ear" cut-out and a brazed vertical seam to either side. Complete liner and chinstrap. In excellent condition. 100% guaranteed to be authentic complete museum documentation (COA) provided. Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers!

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    Original WWII German Navy (Kriegsmarine) Single Decal M-40 Helmet (U.S. Vet. Bring Back)

    $895.00
    Original WWII German M-40 Scarce Gold Navy Decal Helmet Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran.  Helmet retains most of its original slightly rough textured field-grey paint. The golden yellow Kriegsmarine eagle decal is retained about 98%. All three liner retaining rivets are intact. M31 leather liner has tears and is missing a few pieces. The reverse interior neck guard apron has a deep number stamp, "333" and the interior left side apron has manufacturers code and size stamp "SE64" indicating size 64. This helmet was discarded by a U.S. Veteran in 1960 in Queens N.Y. We bought it about a decade ago sold it much later and recently had the opportunity to buy it again. A very scarce German Navy helmet typical of those worn by the coastal artillery units in Normandy. A nice honest untouched Veteran bring back. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

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    Original WWII German Luftwaffe Officer’s Parade Belt And Buckle Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran

    $250.00
    Original WWII German Luftwaffe Officer's Parade Belt And Buckle Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran. Die struck, aluminum alloy construction belt buckle. The horizontally oval, buckle features an embossed, oak-leave wreath to the outside edge encompassing a slightly domed, pebbled field, with a separate early "droop tailed" pattern Luftwaffe eagle clutching a canted swastika in it’s talons to the center. The eagle is secured to the buckle a small, dome headed rivet which is visible on the reverse. Nice quality, roughly 46mm wide, 100cm long, bright, silver/aluminum brocade belt. One of the fasteners is broken and missing (see pics) otherwise in good condition. It is fastened together with loop and the belt functions well and could be used on a display with a uniform if desired. Priced accordingly. 100% guaranteed to be authentic complete museum documentation (COA) provided.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

  • Outstanding WWII German Army (Heer) Infantry Solider’s Photo Album And Paper Grouping

    SOLD Outstanding WWII German Army (Heer) Infantry Solider's Photo Album And Paper Grouping. A  phenomenal photo album with over 120 unpublished never seen historical photographs documenting this soldiers service. Also several papers and other items. This is a very researchable  grouping his name Werner Hoof and unit 6 Infantry is in the beginning (see photos). Albums and grouping like these rarely surface and when they do there is usually photos missing this is complete. Many albums like these were destroyed after the war during de-Nazification. A very rare opportunity.  Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Rare 100% Guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945.  Sold for historic purposes only. See our other pieces on our web site.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

  • Original WWII Period SA (Brown Shirts) Sports Arm Band Brought Home By A U.S. Soldier

    SOLD Original WWII Period SA (Brown Shirts) Sports Arm Band Brought Home By A U.S. Soldier. : The "SA -Wehrmannschaft" (SA -Military-defense-training-groups) were formed in January 1939 as a response to Hitler's decree for the SA to provide pre- and post-military defense training to all civilian males. The approximately 10cm x 44cm red cotton armband has a 9cm diameter white field sewn to it, upon which is the SA sports badge machine woven in copper-colored threads. The SA sports badge is in the form of an upright short sword against a mobile swastika surrounded by an oak leaf wreath. The armband's vertical seam is to the reverse. An original paper RZM, "Reichszeugmeisterei" (National-material-control-office) tag is glued to its interior, behind where the disk is sewn. An almost mint example (scarce in this condition). U.S. Veteran bring back. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Rare 100% Guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945.  Sold for historic purposes only. See our other pieces on our web site.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

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    Set Of Three (3) Different WWII Era German War Service/Merit Medals And Crosses

    $119.00
    Set Of Three (3) Different WWII Era German War Service/Merit Medals And Crosses. All three in bronze metal. The War Merit Cross (Bronze) was instituted on October 18TH 1939, in two classes with both classes issued, with and without swords, for award to military personnel and civilians, including females and foreigners, for exemplary service and/or bravery in Germany’s war effort. Die struck bronze alloy service award with a bronze wash is in the form of a Maltese style cross with a circular centerpiece with an embossed, canted, swastika encircled by a nicely detailed oak-leaf wreath to the obverse. The reverse centerpiece has the embossed date,”1939″, which is also encompassed by a nicely detailed oak-leaf wreath. The background field of both the obverse and reverse centerpieces is smooth while the arms of the cross have a pebbled background field with raised, smooth, outer edges. The medal loop and ribbon suspension ring are both intact. The award comes complete with a piece of original ribbed rayon ribbon. We have several in stock and will pick the best one for you. All are in excellent condition. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Rare 100% Guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945. Offering is for Three (3) different version one cross with swords one cross with our swords and one medal.  Very limited.  Sold for historic purposes only. See our other pieces on our web site.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

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    Original WWII German Army Artillery Marksman Lanyard Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran

    $129.00
    Original WWII German Army Artillery Marksman Lanyard Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran. A scarce version with "artillery shells" in the place of "acorns". In excallant conditon.  marksmen’s lanyard consists of a heavy, twisted, interwoven silver/aluminum braid with buttoning loops to both the top and bottom ends. The reverse of the braiding has a protective, pale grey, rayon strip of fabric neatly handstitched in place to prevent chafe wear on the uniform. The top of the lanyard has a stamped, aluminum, construction, vertically oval, embossed, oak-leaf wreath with a Wehrmacht style eagle with down swept wings, clutching a canted swastika in its talons, positioned to the top center encompassing crossed swords which are superimposed on a shield shaped base with a subtly pebbled background field. The shield device is attached to an interwoven silver/aluminum braid rosette with a protective dark green wool backing handstitched to the reverse to prevent chafe wear to the uniform. The backing wool does have some mothing, that is of course not visible from the front. The lanyard is in overall very good condition with light age and usage toning. Nice early example . Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Scarce 100% Guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945.  Sold for historic purposes only. See our other pieces on our web site.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

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    Original WWII German War Service Cross With Swords 2nd Class (Silver Metal) With Ribbon Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    $54.95
    The War Merit Cross (Silver Metal) was instituted on October 18TH 1939, in two classes with both classes issued, with and without swords, for award to military personnel and civilians, including females and foreigners, for exemplary service and/or bravery in Germany’s war effort. Die struck bronze alloy service award with a white metal (silver) wash is in the form of a Maltese style cross with a circular centerpiece with an embossed, canted, swastika encircled by a nicely detailed oak-leaf wreath to the obverse. The reverse centerpiece has the embossed date,"1939", which is also encompassed by a nicely detailed oak-leaf wreath. The background field of both the obverse and reverse centerpieces is smooth while the arms of the cross have a pebbled background field with raised, smooth, outer edges. The medal loop and ribbon suspension ring are both intact. The award comes complete with a piece of original ribbed rayon ribbon. We have several in stock and will pick the best one for you. All are in excellent condition. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Rare 100% Guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945. Offering is for 1 (one) war service cross with swords with ribbon.  Very limited.  Sold for historic purposes only. See our other pieces on our web site.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

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    Rare Original WWII Era German Model 1916 Double Decal Army (Heer) Named Transitional Helmet

    $695.00
    Rare Original WWII Era German Model 1916 Double Decal Army (Herr) Transitional Named Helmet. Factory re-furbished construction German M16 helmet retains about 65% of its  field-grey over-paint. The left side of the helmet has an Wehrmacht eagle decal which is retained about 80%. The tri-color shield on the right side is about 60%. The two forward liner retaining rivets, both of the extended ventilation side lugs and both of the early chinstrap retaining rivets are intact. The interior of the helmet has an M31 tan leather liner with the metal liner band ans all eight fingers still intact. An amazingly excellent condition liner.  Name is written in the liner in ink. Shows the expected age, but overall excellent condition. Nice helmet. The early large bolt German style helmets are scarce most of this type of transitional helmets seen are the Austrian versions. US. Veteran bring back Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

  • Original WWII Period German NSDAP (Nazi) Party Flag Brought Home By A U.S. Solider As A Trophy Of War Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    SOLD Original WWII PeriodNazi Flag  Captured By U.S. Soldiers. It is A very displayable  size about 33″ /38″ double sided NSDAP (Nazi) Party  flag.  Made of  cotton bunting type cloth and with multi piece construction and screened swastika. This flag still had the original hanging rope. We placed a helmet on the flag for size reference.  Typical Nazi as seen in political rallies and  political events. A fantastic piece of WWII history. There are no condition issues, excellent shape (see photos). Overall a very collectible flag with lots of history Nice period used flag captured by a U.S. Veteran and brought home as a war trophy. Fresh “out of the woods” Nice used example showing the expected but minimal age and wear. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war. A very collectible size  in excellent condition. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. The Gettysburg Museum of History does not support or condone Adolf Hitler or the Nazi Party and is only offering this as a historic relic. Please see our other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

  • Original WWII German Named Combat Used Army (Heer) Belt And Buckle Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran

    Sold Original WWII German Named Combat Used Army (Heer) Belt And Buckle Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran. 1940 pattern, field-grey painted, stamped steel construction, combat box buckle features a smooth outer field with a high relief, embossed Wehrmacht eagle with down swept wings to the slightly domed center, encompassed by an oak-leaf cluster to the bottom and script, "Gott Mit Uns", (God With Us), to the top. The oak-leaf cluster and script are on a ribbed background and are encircled by both an inner and outer simulated twisted rope border. The reverse of the buckle is a mirror image of the obverse. The reverse has the brazed buckle catch, prong bar and prongs all intact.  Comes with a nice 100cm long EM’s leather belt. Belt is complete with the size adjustment strap with the solider's name written in ink. A great combat used example.  US. Veteran bring back Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

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    Original WWII Period NSDAP (Nazi) Party Decorative Roll Of Swastikas For Christmas

    $22.95
    A very unusual German item. This roll of Swastikas on glittery paper was used at parties and Christmas functions for decorations. We have a roll and this offering is for 4 (four) swastikas together in the roll (see photos). A very interesting decorative items from the Third Reich. very few of these survived. 100% guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945. For historical purposes only. See our offerings for individual flags and votive candle holders, and other NSDAP items  on our web site. Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers. Very limited supply.

  • Original WWII Period German Fire Police Helmet Brought Back By A U.S. Veteran

    Sold Original WWII Period German Fire Police Helmet Brought Back By A U.S. Veteran. The stamped sheet steel construction, civic M34 "square dip" style helmet retains a  portion of its original black satin finish paint. The left side of the helmet has a, silver bordered, black based, police decal with the second pattern, silver, wreathed police eagle as introduced on July 28TH 1936.  The helmet has two separate, groups of seven, "salt & pepper" ventilation holes positioned on each side of the crown. All four of the flat headed liner retaining rivets are intact. The interior of the helmet has a M31 civic style, light tan leather liner. Liner is complete. Original chinstrap is complete. The interior crown has the addition of leather crown lining panel with internal padding. The back leather neck protector is removed as well as the aluminum top "comb". The Nazi party shield is not present and looks like it was not applied making this a later model.  Priced accordingly. US. Veteran bring back Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

  • Superb WWII German M40 Single Decal Army (Heer) Helmet Brought Back By A U.S. Veteran

    SOLD Superb WWII German M40 Single Decal Army (Heer) Helmet Brought Back By A U.S. Veteran. Fresh, "out of the woods" and untouched M40 helmet with original liner and chinstrap.  A Q 64 (Quest) size 64 with the soldier's name in ink on the liner (see pics). A very nice untouched example with about 85% paint only a spot on the top where it was sitting for a few decades and about 85-90% on the decal (a few chips see pics). The sheet steel construction helmet retains about 80% of its original rough texture green paint. The left side of the helmet has an black lined, Wehrmacht eagle decal which is retained about 85-90%. All three liner retaining rivets and both inserted ventilation bushings are all intact. The interior of the helmet has an  tan leather liner with all of its fingers  intact. The liner is in overall very good condition showing light chafe wear to the edges.  The interior reverse neck guard apron is serial number stamped, “F10033”, and the interior left side apron is stamped with the manufacturers code and size, “Q64”, indicating manufacture by Quest, size 64. An untouched  combat worn example brought back by a U.S. Veteran. This is a scarce earlier helmet , most earlier versions were repainted for use later. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic and untouched . Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

  • Original WWII German Army Arm Band “Deutiche Wehrmacht” Brought Back By A U.S. Veteran

    Out Of Stock Original WWII German Army Arm Band "Deutiche Wehrmacht" Brought Back By A U.S. Veteran. The Army Mobilization Order of March 12TH 1937, introduced a wide variety of armbands that were worn to identify personnel performing specific duties or functions for the Armed Forces.  Roughly, 10.5cm tall, 36cm long, woven, yellow cotton construction armband with printed, black, Gothic script in two lines to the obverse, "Deutsche Wehrmacht", (German Armed Forces). The top and bottom edges of the armband have interwoven rows of reinforcement stitching and the reverse of the armband has a machine stitched, vertical seam. We have several and we will pick the best one for you. They range from near mint to used condition.  Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Rare 100% Guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945 Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war.  Very limited.  See our other pieces on our web site.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

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    Original WWII German War Merit Medal And Ribbon Brought Home By A U.S. Soldier

    $33.95
    Back In Stock Original WWII German War Merit Medal And Ribbon Brought Home By A U.S. Soldier. The War Merit Medal was an extension of the War Merit Cross series of awards and was introduced on August 19TH 1940 for award to German nationals and foreign civilians who provided exceptional service to the war effort. Die struck bronze alloy award with an embossed likeness of the War Merit Cross without swords to the obverse, in the form of a Maltese style cross with a circular centerpiece with an embossed, canted, swastika, encircled by a nicely detailed oak-leaf wreath. The arms of the cross have a slightly pebbled field while the background of the award is smooth with a fine raised lip to the outside edge. The reverse of the award has embossed Gothic script, "Für Kriegs-verdienst 1939", (For War Merit 1939), on a smooth background field. Complete with a piece of original ribbon. . in good condition with very minor storage wear. We have several from a large collection, we will select the best one for you. Offering is for one (1) War Service Medal. An honest untouched U.S. Veteran bring back German War Merit Medal. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Very limited supply.

  • Original WWII Era Rare German Hunting Association Vehicle Pennant Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran

    SOLD Original WWII Era Rare German Hunting Association Vehicle Pennant Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran.  Hermann Göring was appointed as Reichsforst und Jägermeister, (National Forestry and Hunting Master), as head of the, Reichsforstamt, (National Forestry Department), in charge of administration of all aspects of forestry and hunting including the development, maintenance and conservation of all the forests and wild game within Germany. Rougly 31cm x 18cm. Green cloth construction with machine embroidered with chain stitch skull with antlers, between which is a mobile swastika with rays radiating out from it. Flanking the skull to the base is "D" and "J," for "Deutsche Jägerschaft" (German Hunting-association). Rare! in excellent condition. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. The Gettysburg Museum of History does not support or condone the Nazi Party and is only offering this as a historic relic. Please see our other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

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    Original WWII German Army (Heer) Uniform Removed Breast Eagle Brought Home By A US Veteran

    $64.99
    Original WWII German Army (Heer) Uniform Removed Breast Eagle Brought Home By A US Veteran.  A 12cm wide, 5cm tall, machine woven, national breast eagle with outstretched wings, clutching a wreathed, canted, swastika in it’s talons in bright, silver/aluminum flat-wire threads on a cut-out, woven, blue/green rayon base. Offering is for one (1) eagle, we have several and will pick the best one from our current inventory. Overall nice condition. It shows the expected age and use. Brought home by a U.S. Veteran as a trophy of war. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Rare 100% Guaranteed to be authentic.  Sold for historic purposes only. See our other historic artifacts on our web site.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

  • Original WWII German Parade Bayonet With Frog And Trodde Eichorn Maker Brought Home By US Veteran

    SOLD Original WWII German Parade Bayonet With Frog And Trodde Eichorn Maker Brought Home By US Veteran. Parade version of the k-98 Mauser bayonet the workhorse of the German military in WWII. Roughly, 24cm long, nickel/silver plated, drop forged, steel construction blade with wide fullers to each side. The blade is still quite clean and bright. The ricasso is well marked with impressed manufactures logo and name Eichorn.  The bayonet has a nickel/silver plated alloy, opened muzzle ring, crossguard with one up-swept arm, a flash guard and a stylized eagle head pommel. The bayonet has diamond grooved, molded black bakelite grips which are secured to the hilt by two small, dome headed steel rivets. The "TO" slotted, stylized eagle head pommel and stud button are all intact and functional. The bayonet comes complete with its original black painted, sheet metal scabbard that retains about 65% of its original black finish. The dome headed throat retaining screw and frog lug are both intact. Has a used leather frog and almost mint Trodde with silver wire cloth and green finish (Army). Overall nice condition. It shows the expected age and use. Brought home by a U.S. Veteran as a trophy of war. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Rare 100% Guaranteed to be authentic.  Sold for historic purposes only. See our other historic artifacts on our web site.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

  • Original WWII German Luftwaffe Dagger Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran

    SOLD Original WWII German Luftwaffe Dagger Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran.  Roughly, 29cm long, bright, nickel/silver plated, double edged, drop forged steel, stiletto style blade with a flat central plane. Well marked with acid etched manufacturers logo, name and location. The logo consists of a the manufacturers name and location, SMF Solingen". The dagger has a well defined, nicely detailed, cast, aluminum crossguard, ferrule and pommel. The crossguard features a stylized national eagle with down-swept wings clutching a swastika to the obverse with a random pebbled field to the reverse. The top edge of the crossguard has an ornate embossed oak-leaf pattern. The cast ferrule has a repeating, embossed oak-leaf pattern. The orb shaped pommel features an embossed oak-leaf pattern encompassing a dual encircled, canted, embossed swastika on a pebbled field background to both the obverse and the reverse. The dagger has a molded, creamy white, bakelite grip the twisted silver/aluminum wire wrap is missing.  The grip is in overall good condition with no chips or cracks. The dagger also comes complete with its original magnetic sheet steel scabbard. The scabbard features a pebbled field to both the obverse and the reverse with smooth side panels. The scabbard has an ornate, embossed, oak-leaf pattern to both the obverse and reverse of the bottom tip. The scabbard also has sweated on, alloy hanger suspension bands with an ornate, embossed, repeating oak-leaf pattern. The hanger suspension rings are both intact. The scabbards top throat has its retaining screw intact. Shows the expected age, overall nice condition. It shows the expected age and use. Brought home by a U.S. Veteran as a trophy of war. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Rare 100% Guaranteed to be authentic.  Sold for historic purposes only. See our other historic artifacts on our web site.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

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    Original WWII German NSDAP (Nazi) Party Vehicle Pennant Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran

    $199.00
    Original WWII German NSDAP (Nazi) Party Vehicle Pennant Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran. A multi-piece cotton construction pennant, 28cm across with a 18cm tall hoist edge. Sewn to either side of its dual-ply red field are 9cm diameter white disks, each with a black machine woven mobile swastika. Original rope and clip are still attached.   in excellent condition. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. The Gettysburg Museum of History does not support or condone Adolf Hitler or the Nazi Party and is only offering this as a historic relic. Please see our other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

  • Original German Mother’s Cross Ehrenkreuz der Deutschen Mutter In Gold (Rare)

    Out Of  Stock Original German Mother's Cross Ehrenkreuz der Deutschen Mutter In Gold. The Mother’s Cross was introduced by Adolf Hitler on December 16TH 1938 as part of a large propaganda campaign aimed at increasing the birth rate. The award was officially designated, Honor Cross of the German Mother, and was instituted in three grades to recognize and reward child bearing German females. The three grades consisted of the bronze cross for bearing four or five children, the silver cross for bearing six or seven children and the gold cross for bearing eight or more children. Criteria for the award included that the parents be of pure German blood, and that the mother was worthy of such an honor. two piece, stamped tombac award with a GOLD wash and blue and white enamel work. Award in the form of a Christian cross with outward fluted arms in semi-translucent blue enamel with white enamel border. Cross has a raised sunburst pattern emanating between its arms. Separate central circular field with white enamel base and black static swastika, encompassed by a circular border with embossed Latin script, "Der Deutschen Mutter", (The German Mother). Reverse has impressed simulated handwritten script, "16 December 1938", and facsimile Hitler signature.  Section of original ribbon is also included. The gold cross is rare. Excellent condition with some wear and storage age expected issues.  100% Guaranteed to be authentic Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of  History.  Please see our other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

  • Original German Mother’s Cross Ehrenkreuz der Deutschen Mutter In Silver

    Out of Stock Original German Mother's Cross Ehrenkreuz der Deutschen Mutter In Silver. The Mother’s Cross was introduced by Adolf Hitler on December 16TH 1938 as part of a large propaganda campaign aimed at increasing the birth rate. The award was officially designated, Honor Cross of the German Mother, and was instituted in three grades to recognize and reward child bearing German females. The three grades consisted of the bronze cross for bearing four or five children, the silver cross for bearing six or seven children and the gold cross for bearing eight or more children. Criteria for the award included that the parents be of pure German blood, and that the mother was worthy of such an honor. two piece, stamped tombac award with a silver wash and blue and white enamel work. Award in the form of a Christian cross with outward fluted arms in semi-translucent blue enamel with white enamel border. Cross has a raised sunburst pattern emanating between its arms. Separate central circular field with white enamel base and black static swastika, encompassed by a circular border with embossed Latin script, "Der Deutschen Mutter", (The German Mother). Reverse has impressed simulated handwritten script, "16 December 1938", and facsimile Hitler signature.  Section of original ribbon is also included. The silver cross is scarce. Excellent condition with some wear and storage age expected issues.  100% Guaranteed to be authentic Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of  History.  Please see our other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

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    Original German Mother’s Cross Ehrenkreuz der Deutschen Mutter In Bronze

    $79.99
    Original German Mother's Cross Ehrenkreuz der Deutschen Mutter In Bronze. The Mother’s Cross was introduced by Adolf Hitler on December 16TH 1938 as part of a large propaganda campaign aimed at increasing the birth rate. The award was officially designated, Honor Cross of the German Mother, and was instituted in three grades to recognize and reward child bearing German females. The three grades consisted of the bronze cross for bearing four or five children, the silver cross for bearing six or seven children and the gold cross for bearing eight or more children. Criteria for the award included that the parents be of pure German blood, and that the mother was worthy of such an honor. two piece, stamped tombac award with a bronze wash and blue and white enamel work. Award in the form of a Christian cross with outward fluted arms in semi-translucent blue enamel with white enamel border. Cross has a raised sunburst pattern emanating between its arms. Separate central circular field with white enamel base and black static swastika, encompassed by a circular border with embossed Latin script, "Der Deutschen Mutter", (The German Mother). Reverse has impressed simulated handwritten script, "16 December 1938", and facsimile Hitler signature.  Section of original ribbon is also included. Excellent condition with some wear and storage age expected issues.  100% Guaranteed to be authentic Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of  History.  Please see our other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

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    Original WWII German Herman Goering Division Panzer Luftwaffe Black Background Eagle

    $69.00
    Original WWII German Herman Goering Division Panzer Luftwaffe Black Background Eagle. Personnel serving in Panzer units of the Hermann Göring Division were issued with the black Panzer wrap around tunic and the black overseas and M43 field caps. Airfield Ground crew personnel were also issued with a black overseas work cap. The national eagle worn on the black headgear was identical to the standard issue eagle but was worked on a black background as opposed to the regular Luftwaffe blue/grey background. Machine embroidered, second pattern, Luftwaffe M43/overseas cap eagle in silvery/grey threads on cut-out black wool base. A rare Panzer (tank) Herman Goering Luftwaffe eagle in almost mint condition. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of  History.  Please see our other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

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    Smaller Original WWII Period German NSDAP (Nazi) Party Flag Brought Home By A U.S. Solider As A Trophy Of War Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    $275.00
    Original WWII Period Smaller  Nazi Flag Captured By U.S. Soldiers. It is A very displayable  size about 15″ /20" double sided NSDAP (Nazi) Party  flag.  Made of  cotton bunting type cloth and with multi piece construction and screened swastika. Typical Nazi as seen in political rallies and  political events. A fantastic piece of WWII history. There are no condition issues, excellent shape (see photos) except some stains from storage. Overall a very collectible flag with lots of history Nice period used flag captured by a U.S. Veteran and brought home as a war trophy. Fresh “out of the woods” Nice used example showing the expected but minimal age and wear. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war. A very  manageable size  in excellent condition. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. The Gettysburg Museum of History does not support or condone Adolf Hitler or the Nazi Party and is only offering this as a historic relic. Please see our other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

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    Original WWII Bronze German War Service Cross With Swords 2nd Class With Ribbon Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    $59.95
    The War Merit Cross (Bronze) was instituted on October 18TH 1939, in two classes with both classes issued, with and without swords, for award to military personnel and civilians, including females and foreigners, for exemplary service and/or bravery in Germany’s war effort. Die struck bronze alloy service award with a bronze wash is in the form of a Maltese style cross with a circular centerpiece with an embossed, canted, swastika encircled by a nicely detailed oak-leaf wreath to the obverse. The reverse centerpiece has the embossed date,"1939", which is also encompassed by a nicely detailed oak-leaf wreath. The background field of both the obverse and reverse centerpieces is smooth while the arms of the cross have a pebbled background field with raised, smooth, outer edges. The medal loop and ribbon suspension ring are both intact. The award comes complete with a piece of original ribbed rayon ribbon. We have several in stock and will pick the best one for you. All are in excellent condition. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Rare 100% Guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945. Offering is for 1 (one) war service cross with swords with ribbon.  Very limited.  Sold for historic purposes only. See our other pieces on our web site.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

  • Original WWII Period German NSDAP (Nazi) Party Flag Brought Home By A U.S. Solider As A Trophy Of War Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    SOLD Original WWII Period Large Nazi Flag Captured By U.S. Soldiers. It is A massive large size about 50″/200″ double sided NSDAP (Nazi) Party  flag. We placed a helmet on the flag for a size comparison. Made of  bunting type cloth and with multi piece construction and swastika. Typical Nazi as seen in political rallies and  political events. A fantastic piece of WWII history. There are no condition issues, excellent shape (see photos) some stains from storage. Overall a very collectible flag with lots of history Nice period used flag captured by a U.S. Veteran and brought home as a war trophy. Fresh “out of the woods” Nice used example showing the expected but minimal age and wear. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war. A very impressive size in excellent condition. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. The Gettysburg Museum of History does not support or condone Adolf Hitler or the Nazi Party and is only offering this as a historic relic. Please see our other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

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    Original WWII German War Service Cross 2nd Class With Ribbon Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    $39.95
    The War Merit Cross was instituted on October 18TH 1939, in two classes with both classes issued, with and without swords, for award to military personnel and civilians, including females and foreigners, for exemplary service and/or bravery in Germany’s war effort. Die struck bronze alloy service award with a bronze wash is in the form of a Maltese style cross with a circular centerpiece with an embossed, canted, swastika encircled by a nicely detailed oak-leaf wreath to the obverse. The reverse centerpiece has the embossed date,"1939", which is also encompassed by a nicely detailed oak-leaf wreath. The background field of both the obverse and reverse centerpieces is smooth while the arms of the cross have a pebbled background field with raised, smooth, outer edges. The medal loop and ribbon suspension ring are both intact. The award comes complete with a piece of original ribbed rayon ribbon. We have several in stock and will pick the best one for you. All are in excellent condition. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Rare 100% Guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945. Offering is for 1 (one) war service cross with ribbon.  Very limited.  Sold for historic purposes only. See our other pieces on our web site.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

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    Original WWII German War Merit Cross 2nd Class Ribbon

    $9.99
    Original WWII German ribbon for a War Merit Cross 2nd Class. About 10" in near mint condition. Great replacement for a missing or  torn ribbon for your War Merit cross. 100% guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945 made. This offering is for one (1) ribbon only. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Very limited supply. See our other pieces on our web site. Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

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    Original WWII Period German NSADP (Nazi Party) Parade Flag And Votive Candle Holder Set

    $44.99
    Original WWII Period German NSADP (Nazi Party) Parade Flag And Votive Candle Holder set. Original 1930’s German Nazi Party Votive Candle Holder. Original celluloid candle holder used at Nazi Party events and funerals. Plus Original WWII Period German Nazi Party Parade Flag On Wooden Stick. A 100% authentic circa 1940 NSDAP (Nazi) party parade flag made of screen printed paper double sided on a wooden stick. About 4.5″/9″ on a 12″ stick. These flags were passed out during parades and rallies to the crowds and were disposable. Not many survived making them very rare. This is the most inexpensive way to obtain an authentic Nazi flag. Great for educational purposes. In excellent unused condition with minor storage wear.  Shipped with flag rolled on the stick. Price is for one (1) candle holder and one (1) flag A rare set, very few of these survived. 100% guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945. See our offerings for individual flags and votive candle holders on our web site. Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

  • Original WWII German Double Decal M-42 Field Police Helmet Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran

    SOLD Original WWII German Double Decal M-42 Field Police Helmet Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran.  The stamped, sheet steel construction helmet retains about 90% of its slightly rough textured, field-grey paint. The left side of the helmet has a black based, silver, wreathed, police eagle/wreath/swastika decal which is retained about 80%. The right side of the helmet has a NSDAP party shield decal with a narrow black outer border, a red base field with a central, white, circle with a canted, black, swastika. The party shield decal is retained about 75%. All three liner retaining rivets are intact. Nice complete original liner that is a bit stiff but all original (see photos) . The interior, reverse, neck guard apron has a stamped, serial number, "3539?" and marked "?64" possibly "Q", size 64. Very nice, untouched helmet. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war. Complete museum documentation (COA) Included. Please see our other items.

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    5x Original WWII Period German Nazi Party Parade Flag On Wooden Stick

    $99.99
    5x (Five) Original WWII Period German Nazi Party Parade Flags On Wooden Stick. A 100% authentic circa 1940 NSDAP (Nazi) party parade flag made of screen printed paper double sided on a wooden stick. About 4.5″/9″ on a 12″ stick. These flags were passed out during parades and rallies to the crowds and were disposable. Not many survived making them very rare. This is the most inexpensive way to obtain an authentic Nazi flag. Great for educational purposes. In excellent unused condition with minor storage wear.  Shipped with flag rolled on the stick. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. The Gettysburg Museum of History does not support or condone Adolf Hitler or the Nazi Party and is only offering this as a historic relic. Please see our other items. See our offering for a single flag.

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    Original WWII Period German Nazi Party Parade Flag On Wooden Stick

    $24.99
    Original WWII Period German Nazi Party Parade Flag On Wooden Stick. A 100% authentic circa 1940 NSDAP (Nazi) party parade flag made of screen printed paper double sided on a wooden stick. About 4.5"/9" on a 12" stick. These flags were passed out during parades and rallies to the crowds and were disposable. Not many survived making them very rare. This is the most inexpensive way to obtain an authentic Nazi flag. Great for educational purposes. In excellent unused condition with minor storage wear.  Shipped with flag rolled on the stick. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. The Gettysburg Museum of History does not support or condone Adolf Hitler or the Nazi Party and is only offering this as a historic relic. Please see our other items. See our offering for a set of 5 flags.

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    Original WWII Era Large 2 Sided Hitler Youth Flag Captured By A U.S. Soldier

    $499.00
    Original WWII Era Large 2 Sided Hitler Youth Flag Captured By A U.S. Soldier. A very large multi-piece construction Hitler Youth Flag, we placed an SS helmet on it for a size comparison. The overall size is about 3'/6'. The flag has a few spots and stains ans some slight storage wrinkles (see photos). This Typical Hitler Youth flag banner as seen in political rallies and political events. A fantastic piece of WWII history. Overall a very collectible flag with lots of history Nice period used flag captured by a U.S. Veteran and brought home as a war trophy. Fresh “out of the woods” Nice used example showing the expected but minimal age and wear. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. The Gettysburg Museum of History does not support or condone Adolf Hitler or the Nazi Party and is only offering this as a historic relic. Please see our other items.

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    Original WWII German NCO’S BAYONET TRODDE Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran

    $114.99
    The NCO’s bayonet knot consists of the main components of, strap, slide, stem, crown, and ball. Dark green, woven cotton/rayon blend strap features a central waffle pattern flanked on either side by three rows of vertically interwoven silver/aluminum wire stripes. The strap is inserted through the interwoven slide and into the top of the interwoven stem. The slide and stem are both in interwoven bright silver/aluminum wire threads with a repeating, interwoven dark green "V’ pattern. The crown consists of horizontally laid, twisted green braiding with repeating silver/aluminum flecks while the ball consists of vertically laid, twisted silver/aluminum braiding and both are mounted on an internal, carved, wooden base. The bottom of the ball has a circular recess with an inset piece of the green strap. In un issued almost perfect condition.  100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History.  Please see our other items.

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    Fantastic WWII German Luftwaffe M-40 Factory Re-issue Single Decal Helmet With U.S. Veteran Provenance

    $799.00
    Fantastic WWII German Luftwaffe M-40 Factory Re-issue Single Decal Helmet With U.S. Veteran Provenance. The stamped, sheet steel construction helmet retains about 95% of its  rough textured, field-grey over-paint with a few scrapes and scuffs to the original, underlying Luftwaffe blue/grey paint and the base steel with minor surface spotting. The left side of the helmet has a Luftwaffe eagle decal which has been scratched during storage (see photos) .   All three liner retaining rivets are intact and tight. The interior of the helmet has an almost mint light  tan,  leather liner with all eight of its fingers and the original tie string intact. The liner shows only storage wear to the edges, light age and  toning. The liner has a dark black size ink stamp. This helmet was sent back to the factory and re-issued with a rough texture overpaint. It was never used after going back to the factory. there is even one of the vent holes in the liner still retaining one of the pre-punched holes in the leather. This helmet was brought home by U.S. Army Airforce Sgt. John Deere of the 100th Bomb Group 8th Air-force. Deere was shot down during a bombing run and was captured toward the end of the war. He did however mange to get this helmet after his release. His story is documented in the book "Heroes Next Door" (see photo). Besides the scrapes on the decal this helmet is about as close to mint un-issued as you can get. 100% guaranteed to be authentic Museum documentation (COA) included. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. An amazing helmet with named U.S. Veteran provenance.

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    Original WWII German Eastern Front Medal Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran

    $112.00
    Back In  Stock Original WWII German Eastern Front Medal Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran. Russian front "frozen Meat Medal" was the slang term for this award. The Russian Front Medal was instituted by Adolf Hitler on May 26TH 1942 to commemorate the first winter campaign in Russia. The award was available to all Wehrmacht personnel, civilians and foreign volunteers who met the required criteria with the main qualification being at least fourteen days of participation in combat on the Russian front. Die struck, alloy construction, medal with a silver washed outer rim and helmet, and a blued center. The obverse of the medal features a recessed outer rim with an embossed helmet and stick grenade to the top center and a high relief Wehrmacht style national eagle with down swept wings, clutching a static swastika in its talons which is superimposed on a laurel leaf sprig to the center. The reverse of the medal features a recessed outer rim with a smooth background field with embossed Latin script to the center, "Winterschlacht Im Osten 1941/42", (Winter Battle in the East 1941/42), above a crossed sword and laurel leaf sprig. The medal loop and the ribbon suspension ring are both intact. We recently obtained a large collection of German medals brought home by a U.S. Solider as war trophies. Well marked. We have several from a large collection, we will select the best one for you. All in good condition with minor storage wear to the cloth and rbbon. Offering is for one (1) medal. An honest untouched U.S. Veteran bring back German Eastern Front Medal. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Very limited supply. Here is an opportunity to obtain a 100% authentic WWII era German medal that is Museum certified for a reasonable price.

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    Original WWII German DLR Bronze Sports Badge Brought Home By A U.S. Soldier

    $99.00
    Original WWII German DLR Bronze Sports Badge Brought Home By A U.S. Soldier. (German National Elite), sports badge in two grades of Gold and Bronze for award to males who had successfully passed the national physical fitness tests. The die struck bronze badge is in the form of an embossed, vertically oval, oak-leaf wreath with a bow with superimposed canted swastika to the bottom center. The wreath encompasses ornate, stylized, nicely detailed, cut-out initials, "DRL". The scooped back reverse has a solid soldered hinge, a flat vertical pin and a heavy soldered catch all intact. The reverse is well marked with embossed manufacturers name and location. We have several from a large collection, we will select the best one for you. All in good condition with minor storage wear to the medal. Offering is for one (1) medal. An honest untouched U.S. Veteran bring back German medal. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Very limited supply. Here is an opportunity to obtain a 100% authentic WWII era German Sports badge that is Museum certified for a reasonable price.

  • Original WWII German War Merit Medal And Ribbon Brought Home By A U.S. Soldier

    Sold Original WWII German War Merit Medal And Ribbon Brought Home By A U.S. Soldier. The War Merit Medal was an extension of the War Merit Cross series of awards and was introduced on August 19TH 1940 for award to German nationals and foreign civilians who provided exceptional service to the war effort. Die struck bronze alloy award with an embossed likeness of the War Merit Cross without swords to the obverse, in the form of a Maltese style cross with a circular centerpiece with an embossed, canted, swastika, encircled by a nicely detailed oak-leaf wreath. The arms of the cross have a slightly pebbled field while the background of the award is smooth with a fine raised lip to the outside edge. The reverse of the award has embossed Gothic script, "Für Kriegs-verdienst 1939", (For War Merit 1939), on a smooth background field. Complete with a piece of original ribbon. . in good condition with very minor storage wear. We have several from a large collection, we will select the best one for you. Offering is for one (1) War Service Medal. An honest untouched U.S. Veteran bring back German War Merit Medal. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Very limited supply.

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    Original WWII German Collar Tab Brought Home By A U.S. Soldier

    $29.99
    Original WWII German Collar Tab Brought Home By A U.S. Soldier. Original WWII German Nazi collar tab. Some are from military units other are from other para-military type units. In Nazi German almost everyone had a uniform from railway workers to postman. Most are around 2.5" to 4". We recently obtained a large collection of them that were brought home by a U.S. Solider as war trophies. Well marked. We have several from a large collection, we will select the best one for you. All in good condition with minor storage wear to the cloth and bullion. Offering is for one (1) collar tab. An honest untouched U.S. Veteran bring back German tab. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Very limited supply. Here is an opportunity to obtain a 100% authentic WWII era German collar tab that is Museum certified for a reasonable price.

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    Original WWII German Day Badge “Tinnie” Brought Home By A U.S. Solider

    $24.99
    Original WWII German Day Badge "Tinnie" Brought Home By A U.S. Solider. An original Day Badge commonly referred to as a "tinnie". This small badges were handed out and sold at various events of the German Nazi Party. They are usually made of tin or composite metal. Most are around 1.5" to 2". We recently obtained a large collection of them that were brought home by a U.S. Solider as war trophies. Well marked. We have several from a large collection, we will select the best one for you. All in good condition with minor storage wear to the medal. Offering is for one (1) medal. An honest untouched U.S. Veteran bring back German medal. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Very limited supply. Here is an opportunity to obtain a 100% authentic WWII era German badge that is Museum certified for a reasonable price.

  • Original WWII German Combat Used M34 Army (Heer) Overseas Cap Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran

    SOLD Original WWII German Combat Used M34 Army (Heer) Overseas Cap Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran. Field-grey wool/rayon blend construction cap with fold down side and back panels with gently sloping, downward scallops to the front and forward sides. The front center of the cap has a machine woven national eagle with out-stretched wings, clutching a wreathed, canted swastika in it’s talons, in pale, mouse grey rayon threads, mounted on a cut-out, woven dark blue/green rayon base. The front center of the fold down panels has a machine woven national tri-color cockade, in black, white and red rayon threads, mounted on a woven, dark blue/green rayon, diamond shaped base. Both the eagle and the cockade are restored to the cap. The soutache was removed as per the 1942 regulation. The interior of the cap is fully lined in ribbed, grey cotton/rayon blend material. The lining is well marked. Salty, worn and used example. Nice period combat worn and used cap captured by a U.S. Veteran and brought home as a war trophy. Fresh “out of the woods” this has never been in any other collection. Nice worn and used example showing the expected age and wear. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided.

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    Original German WWII Named M-40 Waffen SS Camouflage Helmet Certified

    $2,250.00
    Original German WWII Named M-40 Waffen SS Camouflage Helmet Certified by Author and Historian Kelly Hicks (SS-Steel) (SS-Helmets). The stamped sheet steel construction helmet retains about 95% of its original field applied 3 tone painted camouflage. All three liner retaining rivets are intact. The interior of the helmet has it's original liner in place. Leather is still fully intact with all the fingers. Q size 64, Nice untouched original SS M40. Named to an SS Unterscharführer (Squad leader) named Niemeir (see photos). certified by the person who literally wrote the books on SS helmets. Nice clean Combat used M40 that has never been messed with at all. This is a truly amazing untouched real combat used helmet that has never been restored or altered. Just like we like to find them. Do not miss this one! Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Rare 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war.

  • Original WWII German Army (Heer) M-43 Cap Soldier Modified U.S. Veteran Bring Back

    SOLD Original WWII German Army (Heer) M-43 Cap Soldier Modified U.S. Veteran Bring Back. A very interesting German M-43 cap this was an indirect Vet purchase (obtained by the Museum from the U.S. Veteran's Grandson). Late war construction reworked, field-grey wool/rayon blend cap. Cap features fold down side and back panels with scalloped front with two pebbled button closure. Cloth covered visor with pliable internal stiffener. Visor has a single row of reinforcement stitching to bottom forward edge and raised lip at top of forward edge. Machine woven national eagle in matte mouse grey threads, with national tri-color cockade, on a woven green rayon base. Insignia is neatly stitched to front center of cap. The German soldier (or U.S. Veteran who obtained it) placed a metal Army (Heer) eagle over the original cloth eagle. It has been on the cap since the war (see photos) Interior fully lined in green/grey cotton/rayon. inside has the maker mark stamps (see photos). Both pebbled buttons have their original stitching. Nice period combat worn and used cap captured by a U.S. Veteran and brought home as a war trophy. Fresh "out of the woods" this has never been in any other collection. Nice worn and used example showing the expected age and wear. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided.

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    Original WWII German RAD Officer’s Belt Buckle Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran

    $285.00
    Original WWII German RAD Officer's Belt Buckle Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran. RAD Officer’s Brocade Belt & Buckle by Assmann - Matte aluminum buckle, maker marked "A" (F.W. Assmann & Sohne, Ludenscheid) and marked "DRGM 38" with clip on the reverse, 47 mm, aluminum receiving loop with dual prongs, belt embroidered in silver and brown bullion wire with brown cotton backer, two sliding belt loops fabricated from same, adjustable light brown leather tab on the reverse on the left side with ten rows of two holes each for an adjustable fit, the tab maker marked Assmann, 45 mm wide x 1,140 in length, extremely fine. Rare 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided.

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    Original WWII German Army (Heer) Cold Weather Sheep Skin Hat U.S. Veteran Bring Back

    $495.00
    Original WWII German Army (Heer) Cold Weather Sheep Skin Hat U.S. Veteran Bring Back. Nice quality, multi-panel, patch work, whitened sheep skin construction winter cap with the natural hide to the exterior and the white sheep’s wool to the interior. The front center of the cap has a, machine embroidered, Heer Army eagle in light green threads on a cut-out Army green base with a separate machine embroidered, national tri-color cockade situated just below eagle. The cap features fold down side and back panels with the panels held in position at the top of the cap by a thread loop and a corresponding tie string. When the side and back panels are in the upright position the sheep’s wool is visible to the exterior. The back and side panels were designed to be folded down to protect the wearer’s ears and neck and the panels could be secured with the fabric loop tie closed under the wearer’s chin as required. This was a combat worn example brought home by a US veteran. Most of these hats encountered are Luftwaffe, this Army (Heer) example is scarce and desirable. A fantastic unusual winter wear army hat untouched U.S. Veteran bring back hat the way we like to see them. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic  Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Great for an Eastern front or Battle of The Bulge display.

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    Original WWII German M-35 Former Double Decal Army (Heer) Helmet, U.S. Veteran Bring Back

    $999.00
    Original WWII German M-35 Former Double Decal Army (Heer) Helmet, U.S. Veteran Bring Back. The sheet steel construction helmet retains about 80% of its original smooth parade green paint. The left side of the helmet has an black lined, Wehrmacht eagle decal which is retained about 95%. The right side of the helmet's national tri-color decal has been removed per 1941 orders. All three liner retaining rivets and both inserted ventilation bushings are all intact. The interior of the helmet has an  tan leather liner with all of its fingers  intact. The liner is in overall very good condition showing light chafe wear to the edges.  The interior reverse neck guard apron is serial number stamped, "0777", and the interior left side apron is stamped with the manufacturers code and size, "Q64", indicating manufacture by Quest, size 64. An untouched early example brought back by a U.S. Veteran. This is a scarce earlier helmet , most earlier versions were repainted for use later. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic and untouched . Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided.

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    Original WWII German Helmet Recovered Near Brecourt Manor Normandy D-Day Band Of Brothers

    $899.00
    Original WWII German Helmet Recovered Near Brecourt Manor Normandy D-Day Band Of Brothers. A fantastic relic in good condition, M-40 German helmet with liner and chinstrap. No decal and some of the paint has worn off from decades of handling (see photos). This was an early battlefield pickup and was in an older French collection. It was recovered at the hamlet of La Grand Chemin just outside of St. Marie Du Mont and next to Brecourt Manor. This is where "Easy Company" of the 101st Airborne (Band of Brothers) gathered just before the assault on the German battery at Brecourt Manor led by Lt. Dick Winters. A true D-Day relic with complete provenance.  Obtained by The Gettysburg Museum many years ago from a local collector in Normandy. here is a rare chance to own a real D-Day helmet from the 101st Airborne area.  100% Guaranteed to be authentic and untouched. One of the 2 chinstraps may have been changed at some point other wise untouched.   Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided.

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    Original WWII Relic Cricket Recovered In Normandy The Ultimate Airborne D-Day Relic

    $1,175.00
    Original WWII Relic Cricket Recovered In Normandy The Ultimate Airborne D-Day Relic. Original WWII D-Day signaling device also known as a "Cricket". These metal clickers were used by the 101st Airborne Paratroopers on D-Day as an alternative to verbal "passwords". When a Trooper would encounter someone he was to click the cricket once as a challenge. This challenge was to answered by two clicks by the other person. If there was no answer he was assumed to be an enemy soldier. They became famous because of the movie "The Longest Day". John Wayne was shown using a Cricket in the film. Since the US 101st Airborne who used them only used them on D-Day they are extremely rare. Most were discarded by the soldiers after D-Day. Considered one of the ultimate D-Day relics, fake or replicas can be easily obtained. This is a very rare chance to obtain a true original. This example was recovered near Hiesville in Normandy near the site of General Pratt's crash. This is just outside St. Marie Du Mont. The original owner who found this cricket with a metal detector chose to clean it with a wire brush and replace the missing bottom snap plate. Some minor loss to the back (see photos) Still a fantastically rare and desirable artifact. In 2014 The Gettysburg Museum of History sold an authentic  cricket to the President of the United States that was used as a diplomatic gift during the 70th anniversary of D-Day.  100% guaranteed to be authentic. An honest relic U.S. used cricket. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Don't miss this, there will not be an opportunity to obtain one again. 

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