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R.A.F. / S.O.E. Escape Button Compass
Black bakelite button with integral magnetised section. Small dots on the reverse of the button indicate North and South. When suspended by a thre...

R.A.F. Hawker Hurricane Fighter Control Grip
Stores Ref. AH/2040. By CCG (Canadian Carr Foundry). Aircraft 'Spade' grip, 'Pneumatic type, complete with gun firing button, brake lever and parkin...

R.A.F. Navigator's Bag
By L.N.L. Stores ref. 1A/3927. The classic, ultra rare light green holdall used to carry all the Navigator's charts, chartboard, parallel rules, p...

R.A.F. Propaganda Poster, c.1940
'Britain's Air Offensive - Air Attacks On Germany'. Print Code 51-7934. Printed for H.M. Stationary Office by J. Weiner Ltd. London WC1. Approx. ...

U.S.A.A.F. B-3A Summer Flying Gloves
By Mark Cross Glove Co. Inc. Size 9. Unlined seal brown, ultra-soft capeskin leather gloves. Integral elastication at the wrist. The B-3A was st...

R.A.F. Flying Helmet Receiver Boxes, Pair
Pair of original boxes for 'Receiver Telephone, Head, Type C', 1750 ohm receivers as used in the Type B flying helmets. These are well marked and h...

Handwritten Signed Letter From Sir Arthur T 'Bombe
Handwritten letter on 'Henningham & Hollis' watermarked writing paper. Headed 'From Marshall Of The Royal Air Force, Sir Arthur T Harris, BT, GCB, O...

Sir Arthur T 'Bomber' Harris Christmas Card
Christmas card sent by Sir Arthur T Harris GCB, OBE, AFC, LLD, Marshall of the Royal Air Force & Lady Harris. The card, 'Pheasants In Snow' was so...

U.S.A.A.F. Rayon Glove Liners
By the Artcraft Glove Co. Inc. Size medium. Brown rayon gloves with a knitted wristlet developed for wear beneath the A-9, A-11 and A-12 gloves. ...

R.A.F Oxygen Mask Tube / Connectors
Standard wartime pattern corrugated rubber oxygen tube complete with screw-threaded top connector for attaching to a G-type or H-type mask . Fitted ...

R.A.F. Flight Map - Nurnberg
Sheet M.32/9, 1 : 250,000 Europe (Air). 1st edition. Linen backed paper. Approx. 65 x 75cm. 1937 dated. Marked with period air bases. Centers on Nur...

R.A.F. Flight Map - Berlin
Sheet N.33/10, 1 : 250,000 Europe (Air). 1st edition. Linen backed paper. Approx. 65 x 83cm. 1938 dated. Marked with period air bases. Centered on B...

R.A.F. Flight Map - Stuttgart
Sheet M.32/11, 1 : 250,000 Europe (Air). 1st edition. Linen backed paper. Approx. 65 x 80cm. 1939 dated. Marked with period air bases. Centered on S...

Czechoslovakian Squadron Leader Pilot's Christmas
Alois Kubita (CBE) 1892 - 1954. Kubita fought in the First World War, being wounded three times. In February 1918 he completed the Air Observers co...

R.A.F. Escape & Evasion Map - European Theatre
Sheet A. Scale 1 : 2000,000. Single sided - mainly black, red and white with colour highlights. Silk/rayon. Approx. 47 x 50cm. A very nice map...

R.A.F. Escape & Evasion Map - European Theatre
Scale 1 : 633,600 or 10 miles/inch. Double sided - mainly black, red and blue on white. Silk/rayon. Approx. 45 x 55cm. A very nice general map o...

R.A.F. Overall, Flying, Coldweather, MK.1
Stores ref. 22c/1153 - 1160. Dating from the early/mid 1950s. Blue grey cotton hooded aircrew 'parka' style jacket with woollen blanket type linin...

R.A.F. Flying Helmet Receivers - Pair, Postwar
Type 2669, by Amplivox. 300 ohm. Stores ref. 10AH/5965-99-430-8503. A pair of receivers in excellent condition - one still sealed in paper envelop...

R.A.F. Flying Helmet, Inner, Type F
Stores ref. 22c/1392. Size 4. 1954 date code. Blue-grey fabric helmet portion only with early elasticated neck adjustment strap and chinstrap. T...

R.A.F. MK.2 Flying Helmet Test Weights
Stores ref. 4C/3368, 'Weight Set, Helmet Testing'. Small wooden case approx. 14 x 14 x 5cm containing components for testing the visor brake on the...

R.A.F. Station 'Scramble' Bell - 1940
Large nickel plated bronze RAF station bell with classic 'crown' top. This is the larger of the two sizes produced, measuring approximately 33cm in...

R.A.F. Harnessuit Parachute Cushion
Sandy coloured cotton canvas with brass ventilation eyelets. Central slot for the harness to pass through. This cushion is specific to the seat-ty...

R.A.F. 1940 Pattern Flying Boots
Stores Ref. 22c/438. Size 8. The brown suede uppers are in excellent condition with only very minor rubbing and soiling. The rubber “galosh” secti...

Luftwaffe Sommerfliegerkombi
Size unknown but generous. Physically measures 44" pit to pit (laid flat and zipped). A comfortable fit for me over other clothing (6'1", 38/40" c...

R.A.F. Parachute Bag
Standard issue wartime parachute bag in heavy light brown canvas. Twin webbing handles and original zip fastener. Retains the inner 'flaps'. Light...

R.A.F. Parachute Quick Release Box
Stores ref. 15A/150. Standard wartime quick release box with the fully rounded front plate marked 'Turn to Unlock - Press To Release'. The position ...

S.A.A.F. Pilot Wing
Flat wing for the South African Air Force. Fine glazed cotton backing. Excellent used condition. Stock code U19557....

R.A.F. Pilot's Notes For Typhoon, MKs 1A & 1B
A.P. 1804A. 2nd edition. Notes for the Typhoon MK 1A & 1B with Sabre II or IIA engines. Original copy dated 11/43. 33 pages with pullout diagram...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Tube Whistle - Type 2
By J Hudson & Co. The less commonly found 'tube' whistle used by wartime aircrew. Period photos show these hanging from the 1941 pattern Mae West ...

R.A.F. Mae West Heliograph Signal Mirror - Early P
By J & R.O. Ltd. Stores ref. 6E/271. Circular Signalling mirror approximately 10cm in diameter. Black painted brass backing/frame. Adjustable buc...

R.A.F. Tropical Pilot Wing - Padded
Lovely heavily padded pilot wing in a soft oatmeal coloured silk thread on black felt with a fine black cotton backing. Has three small popper sewn ...

R.F.C. Aerial Message Streamer
Made from segments of coloured cloth with a small pocket at the end to take the message and a weight. These were dropped from aircraft over aerodrom...

Czechoslovakian Pilots Badge - Miniature #2, Engli
Distinctive badge having a winged wreath bisected with a sword and rampant lion crest. Produced in brass with British type pin fastening to rear. A...

French L'Armee de L'Air Cebe 4000 Flying Goggles
The favoured choice of many Battle of France pilots & Free French pilots during the Battle of Britain. The chromed frames are in very good to excel...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Flying Boots
Stores Ref. 22c/752. Size 10. The brown suede uppers are in very good condition but do have some soiling and show use/wear with minor rubbing. Th...

U.S.A.A.F. AN6510-1 Seat Type Parachute Assembly
By the Switlik Parachute Company. Consists of the full harness, backpad, seat pack with bungees, canopy with drogue, seat cushion, ripcord assembl...

R.A.F. Seat Type Parachute Cushion
Sandy coloured cotton canvas with brass ventilation eyelets. Central slot for the harness to pass through. This example has a dense compressed fib...

R.C.A.F. / R.A.F. Irvin Seat Parachute Pack
By Irvin Air Chute Ltd. Marked with Canadian patents to 1938. This pack was used with a 24' canopy and the seat type / pilot parachute harnesse asse...

R.A.F. Parachute/Ejector Seat Cushion
Stores ref. 27C/2428. 'Seat Cushion Thin'. Manufactured in leather and orange cotton canvas. Designed to fit into an early jet-age ejector seat. ...

R.A.F. Officer Rank Shirt
'Vantella Poplin' by Cotella Ltd. Under Licence for use with Van Heusen collars. Size 15.5" collar/M. Classic pale blue cotton shirt with detachab...

R.A.F. Aircraft 'Sutton' Harness
Stores ref. 6F/182 (?). Webbing harness that was used to secure the pilot into the seat of his fighter aircraft. Sutton harnesses were used in man...

Luftwaffe LKpN101 Netzkopfhaube Flying Helmet
The famous 'net' or 'mesh' top flying helmet. This proved popular with Luftwaffe aircrews as it was designed for comfort and without a chinstrap. ...

Luftwaffe AK-39 Armbandkompass
Luftwaffe reference FL23235-1. Issued to all aircrews and worn at the wrist or often seen attached to the schwimmweste. Second pattern with clear b...

U.S.A.A.F. A-11 Wristwatch
By Bulova. 1942 contract date. Black dial with Arabic numerals. Luminous hands and sweep second hand. 16-jewel 'hack' movement. The 'waterpr...

U.S.A.A.F. A-10 Flying Trousers
By Metro Sportswear Inc. of New York. Size 38. Olive drab cotton trousers with three leg pockets, side seam pockets and seam access slits plus two...

U.S.A.F. A-13A-1 Aircraft Clock / Chronograph
By Waltham Precision Instruments. Clock, Aircraft, Mechanical Type A-13A-1. Part No. 400201. 1968 contract date. The case is approx. 6cm square ...

U.S.A.A.C. Type A-11 Aircraft Cockpit Clock
By Elgin National Watch Co. Part No. 1776. 8-day keyless movement. Square plastic case approx. 6 x 6cm with 5cm black dial having luminous Arabic...

R.N.Z.A.F. Pilot Wing
Heavily padded 'NZ' wing in an oatmeal coloured silk thread. Calico backing cloth. Light soiling and some glue residue to rear where previously mou...

Czechoslovakian Pilots Badge - Miniature
Distinctive badge having a winged wreath bisected with a sword and rampant lion crest. Produced in brass or gilt metal with pin fastening to rear. ...

R.A.F. Sergeant Stripes - Pair
Good matched pair of stripes on the correct black felt backing. Very good used condition. Stock code U15121a....

R.A.F. Cape Leather Flying Gloves - Ex Typhoon Pil
Stores ref. 22c/1124. Size 9. 'Gloves, cape, leather, lightweight, with gauntlet'. Very early postwar issue flying gloves in fine cream leather. ...

U.S.A.A.F. A-4 QAC Parachute Pack & Canopy
Manufactured by The Switlik Parachute Company of Trenton, New Jersey. Group 2 'Yellow' pack for the quick attachable chest type parachute harness. ...

R.A.F. Aircrew Flying Boot Socks
'Stockings, White' worn with most flying boots - except these are the black version! By J & D. McG. Size 1, 1944 dated. Approx. 9" from heel to t...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Stole (Bladder)
Stores ref. 22c/72. Grey rubberized cotton stole for the 1941 pattern Mae West. The material is very good, clean and flexible. The oral inflation...

Luftwaffe Fliegerkombi - Electrically Wired
By Karl Heisler of Berlin. One-piece flying suit manufactured in fine blue-grey cotton and lined throughout in a soft purple velvet. Essentially ma...

R.A.F. Type G Oxygen Mask
Stores Ref. 6D/646. Size Large. The rubber is in excellent condition, really quite clean and completely flexible. It is free from any perishing and...

R.A.F. MK.VII Flying Goggles
Stores Ref. 22c/827. The frame is generally very good. There is minor surface corrosion but virtually no paint rubbing/loss. The clear glass lense...

Air Ministry Drawing / Navigational Instruments -
By Thornton. A fine set of drawing instruments of the type used by draughtsmen, map-makers and to a certain extent, aircrew Navigators. Comprises ...

R.A.F. 'Observer's' Pocket Watch
Stores ref. 6E/340, redesignated 6E/50. Swiss made 16-jewel movement. White metal case approx. 5cms. diameter. White dial with non-luminous black...

Air Ministry Split Second Stopwatch, Mk.VA
Stores ref. 6B-129. This stopwatch has a split-second chronograph action and was used to perform complex performance tests, bombing runs and for na...

Royal Naval / F.A.A. Petty Officer's Service Dress
By Isaac Walton & Co. Ltd. of London, York & Newcastle. Unsized but would appear to be about a 7. Good clean and moth free. The badge is a little...

R.A.F. Officer Rank Service Dress Cap
Unknown maker. Appears to be a reasonable size (7ish?). Standard peaked cap. Some soiling - notably on the peak. Also some fading in place...

R.A.F. Officer Rank Field Service Cap
By Lincoln Bennett & Co. of Burlington Gardens, Old Bond Street, London. Standard sidecap. Marked as a size 71/4 and is certainly very long. Fi...

Luftwaffe Luftnavigationskarte - Germany
Luft - Navigationskarte In Merkatorprojektion. Approx. 64 x 60cm. Scale 1 : 2000 000. Printed on thick plastisized type cloth. Published by the...

U.S.A.A.F. AN-H-15 Summer Flying Helmet
Size large. By the Bates Shoe Co. Tan cotton helmet. The cloth is in excellent condition. Shows minor storage soiling and age wear only. AAF label...

U.S.A.A.F. Survival Manual (C-1 Vest Issue)
AAF Manual 64-0-1. P/b. Approx. 9.5 x 20cm. Printed June, 1945, by Headquarters, Army Air Forces, Washington. 79p. Printed on water-resistant pape...

U.S.A.A.F. C-1 Survival Vest Insect Repellent
By The Davies Young Soap Co. Correct olive drab painted screw topped tin for the C-1 vest. Approx. 5 x 8 x 2.5cm. Complete with contents. Printed in...

R.A.F. Station Folding Chair
Stores Ref. 21B/890. Wooden folding chair with slatted seat. As often seen in photographs of Battle of Britain pilots outside the station's dispersa...

R.A.A.F. Manual - Elelementary Malay
RAAF Publication No. 513. H/b, 11 x 17cm. 134p, August 1944. A 'Restricted' manual prepared as a guide for RAAF personnel and issued by the Air Fo...

Air Ministry Publication - 'Bag The Hun!'
A.P. 2580A. Bag The Hun! - Estimation of Range & Angle Off - 'Try This Series Of Exercises & Improve Your Shooting'. (For Official Use Only). P/b, ...

U.S.A.A.F. C-1 Survival Vest Sharpening Stone
By Bay State. Sharpening stone approx. 10 x 8mm / 4" x 3/8" square India medium oil stone. Rare original stone for the C-1 survival vest. Maker's...

R.A.F. Type G Sunglasses, Cased
Stores ref. 22G/1398. Size medium. Post WW2 issue. These are very similar to the standard WW2 issue MK.VIII anti-glare spectacles/sunglasses with...

R.A.F. D-type Oxygen Mask
The cloth is generally in reasonable condition and is clean. As with most D-masks this example is peppered with moth damage. There has been some mak...

R.A.F. 'Prestige' White Flying Suit
By D. Lewis Ltd., Great Portland Street, London. Physically measures approx. 46" at chest and waist so probably OK for 40 - 43". Height perhaps 5'...

R.A.F. MK.VA Flying Spectacles/Goggles - 'Ace' His
Stores Ref. 22c/156. Fragile lightweight wire frames with laminated glass lenses, celluloid side-shields, rolled sponge rubber noserest and anti-gl...

R.A.F. B-type Flying Helmet - 'Ace' History
By Frank Bryan. Size 2 (6 7/8 - 7). 1938 dated. The overall appearance is very good. The leather is supple with excellent original finish. Both ...

R.A.F. D-type Oxygen Mask Hose - Part Reproduction
Reproduction hosing in black rubber tubing with yellow flecked black braided sleeve. Correct 5' length. Fitted with an original twine bound Mk.III...

R.A.F. Oxygen Mask Tube/Connectors
Standard wartime pattern corrugated rubber oxygen tube complete with screw-threaded top connector for attaching to a G-type or H-type mask . Fitted ...

R.A.F. MK.VII Flying Goggles
Stores Ref. 22c/827. The frame is generally very good although the edges have been bent outwards slightly (see photos) and have relatively minor pai...

R.A.F. MK.IVB Flying Goggles c/w Anti-Glare Screen
Stores Ref. 22c/167, 22c/113 (Screen, Anti-Glare). The frame is finished in the less common satin brown paint and is in excellent condition with min...

R.A.F. MK.II Flying Goggles
Goggles, Flying Lightweight. Stores Ref. 22c/44. More commonly known as the MK.II. Technically an interwar pattern but still in use well into the...

R.A.F. 'Used' Luxor 12 Flying Goggles
By E.B. Meyrowitz (EBM). French made. 1930s. Nickel plated vented frames with adjustable nose bridge. Flat laminated glass lenses, black rubber ...

R.A.F. MK.VII Flying Goggle Anti-Glare Shield
Stores Ref. 22c/836. Very rare perspex 'flipshield', or more correctly, 'Screen, anti-glare'. This displays fairly minor surface scuffs/scratche...

R.A.F. B-type Flying Helmet - Modified, History
By Frank Bryan. Size 2 (6, 7/8 - 7). 1941 dated. The overall appearance is only fair to reasonable. The leather is a little dry and has some surf...

R.A.F. Flying Helmet / Oxygen Mask 'Flat Hook'
Flat hook in white metal. Has twin female press stud fasteners for attaching it to an early type C, D or E helmet thus allowing the use of a type E...

R.A.F. Lightweight Tropical 'Beadon' Flying Suit
Stores ref. 22c/1050, Size 4 (ht. 5'4" - 5'7", ch. 37-41", wt. 33-37", St. 38 -42"). The 'Beadon' suit, or as it is correctly termed, 'Lightweight ...

Luftwaffe Schwimmweste, Type 10-30 B-2
FL30154-2. Manufactured by Auergesellschaft of Oranienburg, Germany. Later war example of the 10-30 B schwimmweste with plastic fittings for the i...

R.A.F. Officer's Washing Bowl
By Mintons China. Large white ceramic bowl/basin approx. 39cm/15.5" diameter x 14cm/5.5" height. King's Crown R.A.F. winged crest in gilt to the i...

Luftwaffe AK-39 Armbandkompass
Luftwaffe reference FL23235-1. Issued to all aircrews and worn at the wrist or often seen attached to the schwimmweste. 2nd pattern with clear base...

R.A.F. Slouch Hat
Size 7, 1944 dated. R.A.F. khaki fur felt slouch hat as issued to personnel in the Far East and Western Desert. Excellent moth free condition bar...

U.S.A.A.F. A-4 QAC Parachute Harness
Manufactured by the Standard Parachute Corp. Group 2 'Yellow' . Quick attachable chest type parachute harness. White webbing harness copied from t...

U.S.A.A.F. M-3 Shoulder Holster
Holster, Pistol, M3, By Enger-Kress of Wisconsin. For use with the M1911 .45 automatic pistol. Introduced in 1942 for use by pilots unable to wear...

U.S.A.A.F. Pilot Wing
By Gemsco. Full size 3"/8cm pilot wing. Pin backed. Maker & 'Sterling' marked to rear. Nicely detailed wing. A little 'rubbed' and the 'Gemsco...

U.S.A.F. Navigator Wing
Unknown marker. Full size 3"/8cm Navigator wing. Clutch backed. Marked 'S21' to rear. Very good condition. . Stock code U19159....

R.A.F. Flying Helmet Wiring Loom - External
Stores ref. 10H/10353. Type Q wiring loom suitable for all externally wired helmets including B-types, C-types, D-types and E-types. Mid tan colo...

R.A.F. Flying Helmet Wiring Loom - External
Stores ref. 10H/10353. Type Q wiring loom suitable for all externally wired helmets including B-types, C-types, D-types and E-types. Dark tan/plu...

R.A.F. 1933 Pattern Flying Gauntlets
Size 8. Stores Ref. 22c/264/269. 'Battle of Britain' flying gauntlets. Excellent, though not perfect colour match. Really quite a dark brown in...

R.A.F. G-Type Flying Gauntlets
Stores ref. 22c/768/771, Size 9/9.5 These are exactly the same as the D-type gauntlets but redesignated for use with type G electrically heated c...

R.A.F. Officer Rank Shirt
Size 15" collar. Classic pale blue cotton shirt with detachable collar and double cuffs for use with cuff-links. Early half opening front with 3 but...

R.A.F. Officer Rank Shirt
Size 15" collar. Classic pale blue cotton shirt with detachable collar and double cuffs for use with cuff-links. Early half opening front with 3 but...

Air Ministry Aircrew Underwear Shirt
By Wolsey Ltd. Size 2, 1940 dated. Cream coloured wool knit 'unshrinkable' underwear. Short buttoned opening at the neck. Light marking but othe...

U.S.A.A.F. AN6530 Flying Goggles
This pair have the early variant tube vented frames and one-piece rubber face cushion. The frame has only very light tarnishing and is in excellent ...

U.S.A.A.F. AN6530 Flying Goggles
By The Chas. Fischer Spring Co. This pair have the improved 'streamlined' vented frames and one-piece rubber face cushion. The frame has some tarni...

U.S.A.A.F. Type B-8 Flying Goggles
By Polariod Corporation. The rubber frame is marked 'Flying Goggle A.A.F. Type B-8'. This is in excellent condition throughout. The chamois back...

U.S.A.A.F. AN6530 Flying Goggle Lenses - Pair
By American Optical. Specification No. AN-DD-L-236. Amber coloured glass lenses in the original tissue wrapping paper dated January 1945. These w...

U.S.A.A.F. A-11 Intermediate Flying Helmet (Wired)
Size large. By The Selby Shoe Co. The leather is in excellent, supple, clean condition. Minor rubbing in places but nothing serious at all. The l...

U.S.A.A.F. B-6 Winter Flying Helmet - Wired
Size large. 1/4" shearling leather with seal brown chromed outer shell. Has hook attachments for the A-9 oxygen mask but also fitted with press st...

U.S.A.A.F. Type B-2 Winter Flying Cap
By Shaw-Barton Inc. of Ohio. Size 7, 1/8. Constructed from 1/4" sheep shearling with a seal brown poly-acrylate finish. The cap features a large...

R.A.F. Socks
By J. G. G. Ltd. Size 4, 1940 dated. 'Unshrinkable Finish'. Matched pair of blue-grey woollen socks. Individually labelled and in super unused c...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West
Stores ref. 22c/447. Size Medium. The cloth is generally in excellent condition and retains good even colour and only relatively light soiling. The...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Stole (Bladder)
Stores ref. 22c/72. Grey rubberized cotton stole for the 1941 pattern Mae West. The material is very good and flexible with only minor marking. T...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Inflation Lever - 1st Patt.
Chromed metal 'lever' used to operate the CO2 cartridge within the bladder (stole). The inflation lever consists of a 'J' shaped handle that pivots...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Whistle/Chain - Tube Type 2
By J Hudson & Co. The less commonly found 'tube' whistle used by wartime aircrew. Period photos show these hanging from the 1941 pattern Mae West ...

U.S.A.A.F. Lifevest Dye Marker Pack
Life Jacket dye marker pack as glued to many of the AAF lifevests. Approx. 12 x 15cm in size. These were normally attached between the lobes of the...

R.A.F. Irvin Flying Jacket Collar Strap
Black elastic strap with metal attachment clips to each end . These were fitted using the small brass 'eyes' sewn onto the rear of the Irvin collar...

U.S.A.A.F. Throatmicrophone Extension Cord, CD-318
Cord, CD-318-A by Walter L Schott Co. Extension cord used with the T-30 throatmicrophone. The microphone plug was inserted into the jack of the ex...

R.A.F. K-type Dinghy Sail
Stores Ref. 27C/2085. Manufactured from cotton fabric, dyed red and in the form of an isosceles triangle. The edges and corners are reinforced and...

R.A.F. K-type Dinghy Mast
Stores ref. 27C/2054. The mast consists of seven light alloy metal tubes which telescope to a minimum length of 38cm. When extended, the overall l...

R.A.F. K-type Dinghy Leak Stoppers
'Stoppers, Leak - Set'. Stores Ref. 27c/1903. Set of three stoppers (wooden size 1 and rubber size 2 & 3). Conical in shape and threaded externally...

U.S.A.A.F Navigators' Information File
Published by the HQ, Army Air Forces, Washington DC, November 1944 (with amendments to July 1945) . P/b. Contains 7 main sections: 1. General inf...

R.A.F. Aircrew First Aid Kit
Kit, First-Aid, Aircrew, Personal. Stores ref. 9a-02409. Dating from the late 1940s or early 1950s this is a pale olive drab rubberized cotton pouc...

U.S.A.A.F. Postcard
Published by E.C. Kropp Co. Lovely wartime postcard with a cartoon showing an AAF aircraft and wording 'This is the first time I've ever been given...

U.S.A.A.F. Postcard
Published by E.C. Kropp Co. Lovely humorous wartime postcard with a cartoon showing a recruit shovelling manure - captioned 'I'm an army pilot. I...

U.S.A.A.F. Postcard
Published by C.T Art-Colortone.E.C. Lovely wartime postcard with a cartoon showing AAF personnel eyeing up some glamorous ladies at the airbase. C...

U.S. Postcard
Published by M.W.M. Color-Litho. Lovely wartime postcard with a cartoon showing a US servicemen on a train with glamorous girls looking on. Captio...

R.A.F. Observer Brevet
Lovely heavily padded 'O' brevet in oatmeal coloured silk thread on a black felt with a fine hessian type cloth backing. Shows use and light wear b...

R.A.F. Pilot Wing
Lovely padded pilot wing in a soft oatmeal coloured silk thread on black felt with a black hessian backing. In excellent used condition. Stock cod...

R.A.F. Navigators' Chartboard Lamp
Stores Ref. 5c/1551. 12 / 24 volt. White metal chartboard lamp as used in wartime bombers. Integral spring clamp. Highly adjustable for the perf...

British Army Airborne 'Pegasus' Patch
Approx. 7 x 8cm. Printed on cotton. The famous 'Pegasus' divisional formation sign was used by members of the 1st and (later) 6th Airborne divisi...

R.A.F. Flight Engineer Brevet
Nice flat 'E' brevet in fawn coloured thread on a black felt with a black cotton backing. Very good used condition. Stock code U18866. ...

U.S.A.A.F. AN6519-1 Lifevest
By The Seamless Rubber Co. Fully AAF marked. Date of manufacture is Feb. 27 1945. The material remains very flexible and has good strong colour and...

U.S.A.A.F. A-4 QAC Parachute Pack
Manufactured by S. I. Campbell Co. Group 2 'Yellow' pack for the quick attachable chest type parachute harness. Olive drab cotton duck material wi...

U.S.A.A.F. A-4 QAC Parachute Harness
Manufactured by the Switlik Parachute Co. Group 2 'Yellow' . Quick attachable chest type parachute harness. White webbing harness copied from the ...

R.A.F. Pilot Wing
Padded pilot wing in an off-white coloured 'silk' thread on black felt with a fine cotton backing. Unusual/distinctive shaped wing. The backing is...

R.A.F. Airgunner Brevet
Lovely heavily padded 'AG' brevet. White cotton backing. Excellent unsed condition. Stock code U19122....

R.A.F. Bomb Aimer Brevet
Padded 'B' brevet in lovely oatmeal coloured silk thread. Black paper backing. Excellent unused condition. Stock code U19124....

R.A.F. Suits, Aircrew Battledress Trousers
By Albion Ltd. Size 8 (Ht. 5'7-5'8", Wt. 33", Seat 38-39". Leg Seam 30.5"), 1943 dated. Labelled as the rare early battledress trousers but these ...

R.A.F. 'Silk' Inner Flying Gloves
Stores ref. 22c/260, size 8.5. Cream silk/rayon inner gloves as worn with other RAF gauntlets. Some general soiling and staining with a few small ...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Kapok Pads (Set of 3)
Stores ref. 22c/93. Full set of three pads. Calico cotton pads stuffed with kapok. All clearly marked with the reference number and war department...

U.S.A.A.F. AN-S-31/AN6550 Summer Flying Suit
Size unknown but measures approx. 40" at the chest (pit to pit, zipped) and 34" at belt height. Introduced in April 1943 to replace the A-4 this is...

U.S.A.A.F. B-3 Lifevest
The B-3 was standardized in early 1938. It was of the horse-collar style design with double compartments of yellow cotton fabric each containing pn...

Greek Air Force Pilot Wing
Lovely, padded Greek pilot wing. This was obtained by a pilot who flew in the 50s, 60s and 70s, retiring as an air rank officer. He collected pilo...

R.A.F. Flying Helmet Receivers - pair
Stores ref. 10AH/19. Pair of receivers suitable for the post-war type F and G flying helmets. Good used. ...

R.A.F. P-type Oxygen Mask/Tube
By Mine Safety Appliances Co. Ltd. Classic black rubber mask with a fibreglass 'exo-skeleton' and horse-shoe clamp harness. The rubber is in very ...

R.A.F. Navigator's Bag, Unused/Boxed
Stores Ref. 6B/469. 1966 dated. Classic post WW2 Navigator/aircrew bag in heavy duty blue-grey canvas with leather handle, straps and bindings. S...

R.A.F. MK.4/4A Flying Suit, Boxed
22c/1963, size 6 (ht. 68-72”, weight greater than 174lbs.), dated 1963. Grey cotton medium-weight suit with usual main zip, zipped chest pockets, l...

U.S.A.A.F. AN6530 Flying Goggles
This pair have the early variant tube vented frames and one-piece rubber face cushion. The frame has fairly light tarnishing/blackening but is in go...

U.S.A.A.F. Modified R.A.F. C-type Flying Helmet (
Stores Ref. 22c/879, (7 1/8 - 7, 3/8). Size 3. The leather is completely supple and in very good condition. All straps are good and retain the...

R.A.F. 1952 Pattern 'Escape' Flying Boots
Stores ref. 22c/1400-1415 (depending on size). Approx. size 10. Classic early 1950s 'escape' boot based on the earlier 1943 pattern boot. It has ...

R.A.F. Helmet, Inner, Type G
Stores ref. 22c/1732. Size 4. 1967 date code. The blue cloth helmet shell is in excellent condition. Fully wired with loom, receivers and NAT...

W.A.A.F. Airwoman's Service Dress Cap
By S & P Harris Ltd. Size 6 3/4. War department broad arrow marked and 1943 dated. Standard issue cap. The material is generally good - there is...

U.S.A.A.F. / U.S.N. AN6513-1A QAC Parachute Harnes
By Reliance Mfg. Co. Part No. AN68642-1 ALT2'. Quick attachable chest type parachute harness. White webbing harness with a central black fleck. ...

U.S.A.A.F. / U.S.N. QAC Parachute Pack
By Irving Air Chute. Part No. 42K4960-1. Dated Jan 7 ' 43. 'Pack Assembly - parachute, Training, chest'. Two point detachable chest pack with c...

R.A.F. 'Taylor' Bouyancy Flying Suit
'Suit, Flying, Bouyant'. Stores ref. 22c/740. Size large (Ht. 5'11 - 6.2", Ch. 40 - 42, Wt. 35 - 38"). Yellow one-piece double breasted suit designe...

W.A.A.F. Service Dress Skirt
Two-gore barathea skirt with petersham facing inside at the waist. Hook fastening on waistband with 'poppered' open pockets. Approx. 24" waist and...

W.A.A.F. Shirt & Collar
Blue-grey airwomen's shirt. Physically measures approximately 42" from pit to pit when laid flat. Air Ministry King's crown marked and 1942 dated....

W.A.A.F. Stockings
Blue-grey Lisle stockings. Size 2. Stores ref. 292/S/N337/?. Air Ministry King's crown stamped and 1942 dated. These show light use/wear and som...

W.A.A.F. Service Shoes
By John Cave. Size 4, medium fit. Black leather shoe with distinctive 'apron' front. Leather soles and heels. These are actually 1952 dated but ...

R.A.F. Irvin Flying Jacket Collar Strap
Black elastic strap with metal attachment clips to each end . These were fitted using the small brass 'eyes' sewn onto the rear of the Irvin collar...

R.A.F. Height And Air Speed Computor, MK.IIA, Boxe
By Betta Manufacturing Company, Enfield. Stores ref. 6B/166. Circular white metal instrument. Has rotating discs for setting the ground pressure,...

R.A.F. Lightweight Tropical 'Beadon' Flying Suit B
Stores Ref. 22c/1070. 'Overalls Flying, Lightweight, Packs, Back'. This is the backpack designed for the lightweight flying overall (Beadon Suit) w...

R.A.F. Lightweight Tropical 'Beadon' Flying Suit S
Triangular blue-grey 'silk' scarf that should be attached to the back of the neck of the Beadon flying suit. Approx. 125 x 55cm at the largest dim...

R.A.F. Irvin Flying Jacket
By Wareings. Stored ref. 22c/323. Size 7 (out of 8 sizes), Ht. 6'2-6'4", Ch. 40-42", Wt. 36-38". 1941 dated. Physically measures approx. 48 - 49...

R.A.F. MK.IVB Flying Goggles c/w Flipshield, Boxed
Stores Ref. 22c/167 (Goggles), 22c/113 (Screen, Anti-Glare). The frame is in excellent original condition with no damage and virtually no paint los...

R.A.F. Sergeant's Caterpillar Club Badge & Card
Awarded/named to Sgt. Edward James Henry Tolhurst, 907789. Tolhurst flew as an airgunner with 104 squadron, based at Foggia, Italy. Wellington MF ...

R.A.F. Type A Flying Helmet
Size 7, 1/8. 'Helmet, Cork, Aviation'. Stores ref. 22c/13. Issued to aircrews based East of Malta. First issued in the 1920s and remained in ser...

R.A.F. MK.VIII Flying Goggles - Postwar production
Stores Ref. 22c/930. The frames are in excellent overall condition with only minor paint rubbing on exposed edges. The leather surround is also v...

R.A.F. 1943 Pattern 'Escape' Flying Boots
Approx. size 8 (same size as a pair of labelled S8 1936 pattern boots in stock) The suede uppers are truly excellent with virtually no rubbing or s...

R.A.F. 1943 Pattern 'Escape' Flying Boots
Approx. size 7 (Same size as a pair of labelled S7 1936 pattern boots in stock). The suede uppers are excellent with virtually no rubbing or soili...

R.A.F. MK.2/2A Flying Suit Scarf
By Tuffler. Stores ref. 22c/1712. Approx. 16 x 120cm. Rare blue/grey towelling scarf as 'fitted' / worn with the MK.2 and 2A flying suits. Show...

R.A.F. Observer Type Harness
By G.Q. Stores ref. 15A/137. Standard 'Observer' harness for use with clip on chest-type parachute packs. This is a genuine RAF/British manufactu...

R.A.F. Observer Type Parachute Pack & Metalwork
Stores Ref. 15A/156 (pack alone) or 15A/141 (with canopy). Two point detachable chest pack. Attaches to the Observer type harness by the engagement ...

R.A.F. Parachute Quick Release Box
Stores ref. 15A/150. Standard wartime quick release box with the fully rounded front plate marked 'Turn to Unlock - Press To Release'. The position ...

R.A.F. Padre's Stole
Black woven cotton stole/scarf as worn by the RAF padre/chaplain. Approx. 250 x 18cm. Narrower pleated section at the 'neck' region for comfort wh...

R.A.F. Type H Oxygen Mask, WW2 Dated
Size Medium. Dated 2-45. (Feb. 1945). Rare wartime dated example of this mask. The rubber facepiece is in fair to reasonable condition only. The ru...

R.A.F. Type E* Oxygen Mask & Tube
Stores Ref. 6D/624. This is the later pattern variant of the E-mask complete with anti-suffocation/inspiratory valve and having an elasticated webbi...

R.A.F. 'Gosport' Communication Tubes & Earpieces
Stores ref. 6F/154. Used for communication between pilot and co-pilot - usually within biplane cockpits. The fabric covered flexible metal tubes a...

R.A.F. Irvin Flying Jacket Collar Strap
Black elastic strap with metal attachment clips to each end . These were fitted using the small brass 'eyes' sewn onto the rear of the Irvin collar...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West
Stores ref. 22c/447. Size Medium. The cloth is in excellent overall condition and retains good even colour. It is however a little soiled and has a...

R.A.F. Tropical Service Dress Tunic
Standard four pocket khaki drill jacket. No label. Physically measures approx. 38" so is small fitting. Fitted with belt and buckle, brass butto...

R.A.F. Officer Rank Field Service Cap
Standard sidecap. Unknown maker and size. Fitted with badge and brass buttons, the latter of which are quite worn/rubbed. The cap is generally q...

R.A.F. Service Dress Cap - DFC History
Unknown maker. Smallish size - measures about 21.75" internally which relates to about 6 3/4. Standard peaked cap. Appears very good with just...

U.S.A.A.F. A-14 Oxygen Mask, Wired
By The Ohio Chemical Mfg. Co. Dated 11-44. Size large. The rubber facepiece is very good, flexible and quite clean as is the tube. Excellent webbing...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Stole (Bladder)
Stores ref. 22c/72. Grey rubberized cotton stole for the 1941 pattern Mae West. The material is very good and flexible with just minor marking. T...

U.S.A.A.F. Aircrew Wing, English Made - Ludlow
By Ludlow, London. Full size 3"/8cm aircrew wing. Pin backed. Two-piece construction. Lovely patina. Probably sterling silver but not marked as...

R.A.F. Aircraft Recognition Silhouette Cards - Ora
Published by the Air Ministry in July 1941. Instructional recognition silhouette or 'spotter' cards for 1941. 'Orange' pack - silhouettes of mult...

R.A.F. Aircraft Recognition Silhouette Cards - Gre
Published by the Air Ministry in January 1941. Instructional recognition silhouette or 'spotter' cards for early 1941. Please note these are differ...

R.A.F. Aircraft Recognition Silhouette Cards - Ful
Published by the Air Ministry in July 1941. Instructional recognition silhouette or 'spotter' cards in a full set of four packs, each denoted by col...

R.A.F. 'Lapel' Bar Compass
Flat bar type compass in a rounded diamond shape. Luminous dots to indicate North and South. There is a hole to the centre to enable the user to tie...

U.S.A.A.F. Ninth Air Force - Book of Paintings
H/b, 23 x 30cm, approx. 60p, 1945. Illustrations/artwork by war artist Captain Milton Marx. Commissioned by 9th AF Commanding Officer Hoyt Vandenb...

U.S.N. Life Raft Fishing Kit No.552
Naval Aeronautical Bureau Specifications No. M552. Olive drab cotton drawstring pouch approx. 20 x 6 x 6cm containing a wooden fishing reel wound w...

U.S.A.A.F. Escape & Evasion Map
Sheet NI53/NI54 (Osaka / Tokyo). Approx. 66 x 62cm. Double sided & raw edged. 1944/5 dated. Excellent used condition. Stock code E18996....

R.A.F Flight Map - Essen, Germany
Sheet M.32/1, 1 : 250,000 Europe (Air). 1st edition. Linen backed paper. Approx. 65 x 75cm. 1939 dated. Marked with period air bases. Covers Essen, ...

R.A.F. Fighter Pilot 'Type' Scarf
Cream coloured silk/rayon scarf with hand embroidered bullion RAF King's crown crest to one end and gold wire bullion Navigator 'brevet' and wording...

R.A.F. Propaganda Scarf
By Jacqmar. Arnold Lever design. WW2 RAF propaganda scarf, 'Happy Landings'. Rectangular, approx. 85 x 80cm. Duck egg blue scarf decorated with ...

R.A.F. Navigators' Parallel Rule
By Aston & Mander (Est. 1789) & Co. Ltd. 1943 dated. 'Capt. Field's Improved' boxwood parallel rule with brass fittings. Approx. 45cm/18" in lengt...

R.A.F. K-type Dinghy Pack Quick Release Unit
Stores ref. 27C/2157. The webbing lanyards of the type A MK.II, III & B pack is fitted with a quick-release unit that consists of 2 sections, part o...

R.A.F. Type K Dinghy Sail - History
Stores Ref. 27C/2085. Manufactured from cotton fabric, dyed red and in the form of an isosceles triangle. The edges and corners are reinforced and...

R.A.F. Type K Dinghy Detachable Seat Pack, Type 'C
27C/1920. For containing the one-man Type-K survival dinghy. Manufactured in heavy OD canvas in 2 separate sections. Has large cadmium plated sn...

R.A.F. Survival Dinghy First Aid Outfit - Full/Com
Approx. 18 x 15 x 8cm. Blue painted metal tin with hinged lid. Marked to the lid with a red cross, Air Ministry King's Crown markings and wording 'F...

R.A.F. Approved Knitting Pattern
Woollies for the R.A.F. - In Collaboration with RAF Comforts Committee. Issued by Weldon. Approx. 22 x 30cm. 19p. Patterns for pullovers, knitted h...

Air Ministry Navigator's Compasses
By Wedoco. Chrome plated compasses approx. 14cm in length. King's crown A.M. marked and 1942 dated. These show light use and wear. Complete wit...

U.S.A.A.F. Escape & Evasion Map
AAF Cloth Chart Sheet Number C-45,C-46 East/West Borneo. Double sided, 70 x 80cm. Colour. Advance Edition. 1944 dated. Unhemmed/raw edges but...

R.A.F. Escape & Evasion Map - European Theatre
Sheet T1/T3. Double sided black and white map with colour boundaries and major routes. Silk/rayon map, approx. 55 x 45cm. 1 : 3000,000. Covers p...

R.A.F. Escape & Evasion Map - Zones of France
Sheet 'Zones of France'. Second Edition. Large single sided colour silk/rayon map, approx. 55 x 55cm. 1 : 2000,000. With inset of frontiers. Th...

U.S.A.F. Flyers Kit Bag
'Kit Bag, Flyers, NIB/RLC.' Manufactured March 1988. Approx. 55 x 50 x 30cm. Large heavy canvas olive drab holdall with heavy duty zip covered ...

U.S.A.A.F. A-2 Flying Jacket - (Eastman Repro)
Size 38. Labelled as manufactured by The Roughwear Clothing Co. but actually a superb reproduction made by Eastman Leather. These are produced to...

Luftwaffe Officers' Belt
Brown leather belt with grey painted double pronged pebble grained buckle. The belt in stamped 'VIII' and the buckle 'RZM M5/140', denoting the mak...

R.A.F. Escape & Evasion Map
Sheet 44N/O. Very large double sided colour silk/rayon map, approx. 83 x 114cm. Covers South and North Hunan, South Kinaingsi, East Kwangtung, Fuk...

R.A.F. Escape & Evasion Map
Sheet 44C/D. Large double sided colour silk/rayon map, approx. 97 x 61cm. 1 : 1000,000. Covers Burma, Siam (Thailand & French Indo China). One ...

R.A.F. Spectacles, Mk.VIA (Crookes) - Boxed
Stores Ref. 22c/883. Intended for use when flying over water surfaces and under severe reflected-glare conditions. They provided an excellent filter...

U.S.A.A.F. Radio Operator's Medal Grouping / Resea
Grouping to Sergeant Edward W Driscoll Jr. Radio Operator/Airgunner 36047422, 64th Bomb Squadron, 43rd Bomb Group. Shot down and killed in action, ...

R.A.F. Navigator Brevet - Padded
Heavily padded 'N' brevet in beautiful oatmeal coloured silk thread. Fine hessian backing cloth. Excellent used condition. Superb brevet. Stock c...

R.A.F. Observer Brevet - history
Lovely flat 'O' brevet in fawn coloured silk thread on a black felt with a fine hessian backing. Has had 2 small poppers sewn into place for use on...

R.A.F. 'Used' Blood Chit
Silk blood chit, approx. 27 x 40cm. Single sided and printed in red and blue (not the red,blue and black version). For use by British aircrews flyin...

R.A.F. Club Egg Cup
Electroplated Nickel Silver (EPNS/Silver Plated) egg cup. Approx. 7cm tall. Engraved to side with King's Crown Royal Air Force Club crest. Shows...

R.A.F. Type H Oxygen Mask, WW2 Dated
Size Medium. Dated 2-45. (Feb. 1945). Rare wartime dated example of this mask. The rubber facepiece is in fair to reasonable condition only. The ru...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Whistle
The classic 'snail' whistle often seen hanging from the 1941 pattern Mae West or aircrew blouse. Chrome plated brass. Air Ministry King's Crown ma...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West
Stores ref. 22c/447. Size Medium. The cloth is in excellent condition and retains good even colour but is a little soiled - mainly to the front lobe...

R.C.A.F. / R.A.F. Observer Parachute Harness
Standard 'Observer' harness for use with clip-on chest-type parachute packs. Manufactured by Irvin Air Chute Ltd. Ontario, Canada. Cream/white webb...

R.C.A.F./ R.A.F. Parachute Bag
By Switlik Canadian Parachute Ltd., Montreal, Canada. Standard issue wartime parachute bag in heavy canvas. Twin webbing handles and original doub...

U.S.A.A.F. Rip Cord Assembly
Part No. 42D10907. White metal handle and braided steel rip cord approx. 30, 7/8" in length. Intended for use with seat type parachutes of 24 & 28...

R.F.C. Aerial Message Streamer
Made from segments of coloured cloth with a small pocket at the end to take the message and a weight. These were dropped from aircraft over aerodrom...

R.A.F. Airman Calendar - 1944
Novelty calendar in the form of a RAF pilot in service dress uniform. Manufactured in cardboard with a folding rear stand. The pilot stands approxi...

Sir Arthur T ' Bomber' Harris Christmas Card
Christmas card sent by Sir Arthur T Harris GCB, OBE, AFC, LLD, Marshall of the Royal Air Force & Lady Harris. The card, 'Snowbird' was sold in aid ...

R.A.F. MK.1A (R) Bonedome
Stores ref. 22c/2113. Size 1 1/2 Narrow. By Helmets Ltd. of Wheathampstead. 1967 dated. Classic early bonedome worn in conjunction with the typ...

R.A.F. Parachute Harness Quick Release Box & Plate
Stores ref. 15A/970. Standard RCAF type wartime quick release box with the 'sliced off' rounded front plate marked 'Turn to Unlock - Press To Releas...

R.A.F. Mug
Solian Ware by Soho Pottery Ltd., Cobridge. White mug in thick/heavy china. One pint capacity. 'R.A.F.' and King's Crown within a blue circle to...

R.A.F. Type P1A Oxygen Mask & Tube
By Normalair Ltd. Classic black rubber mask with a fibreglass 'exo-skeleton' and horse-shoe clamp harness. The rubber is in reasonable condition -...

U.S.A.A.F. Bancroft 'Flighter' Visor Cap, Boxed, E
Bancroft 'Flighter'. Topical pattern. Small to medium size. Pale tan cotton lightweight cap with a single thickness (true crusher type) russet br...

R.A.F. 1940 Pattern Sidcot Flying Suit & Collar
Unknown size but larger than the size 4 1941 pattern we currently have listed. It would seem to suitable for someone around 6'0 tall and 38/40" che...

Air Ministry Emergency Flying Ration Mk.II
Stores Ref. 27P/7. Approx. 11 x 8.5 x 2.8cm. Gilt metal box - much like an old tobacco tin. Printed with A 'Crown' M to lid and with contents lis...

R.A.F. Oxygen Tube Adaptor MK.III
Stores Ref. 6D/481. Comprises a length of unbraided salmon pink rubber oxygen tube with a MK.3B* (6D/101) bayonet connector at one end and a a MK.4E...

R.C.A.F. / R.A.F. 1932 Pattern 'Battle of Britain'
RCAF Stores Ref. 22C/22, RAF Stores Ref. 22c/ *55 (actual jacket is technically 22c/240). Manufactured by The Dominion Rubber Company Ltd. Size l...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Floating Torch
Manufactured by GEC. Stores Ref. 5c/2728. The correct 2-piece “torch” for the 1941 patt. mae-west. The cylindrical metal battery container has most...

R.A.F. Other Ranks Shirt
By Falaut, Belfast. Approx. 14" collar size. Chest physically measures approx. 41". Fully opening front. Single cuffs. Faded broad arrow and 2...

R.A.F. Officer Rank Field Service Cap
Standard sidecap. Unknown maker and size. Fitted with good badge and brass buttons (1 of the bendy pins at the rear of the eagle is missing). Ge...

R.C.A.F. Tropical Pilot Wing
Distinctive Canadian wing. Padded. Fawn coloured silk thread on felt with a black cotton backing. Has 2 press stud popper stitched to the rear for...

U.S.A.A.F. C-2 Life Raft Pack
Pack, Raft, Pneumatic, Type C-2. Spec. No. 40725. By Anderson Rubber Company. For containing the one-man C-2 survival life raft. Based on the ...

B.O.A.C. Life-Jacket
By Beaufort Air-Sea Equipment Ltd. Mark. 5C, C.1970s. Vintage British Overseas Airways Corporation passenger life jacket in orange proofed nylon. ...

R.A.F. Station Mess Corkscrew
Traditional style turned wooden handle and steel screw. Stamped with Air Ministry marks and crown plus code and 1938 date. Old chip to the edge of...

U.S.A.A.F. Officer's 'Chocolate' Shirt
By Gera Gabardine. 100% wool. Size 14.5 / 32. Physically measures 40" (pit to pit). Some wear inside at the neck/collar and a small moth hole on...

U.S.A.A.F. Officer's 'Pinks'
34" waist, 28.5" inside leg (would drop another 2"). Unlabelled but has assorted service numbers/codes written inside. Good clean condition but ap...

U.S.A.A.F. Sunglasses, Cased. Ex 8th AAF Pilot
By Rockglass. AN6531-1 Type II Sunglasses. Classic AAF sunglasses with nickel silver wire frames, wraparound 'comfort' side-arms and green/grey ti...

U.S.A.A.F. A-14 Oxygen Mask - 8th AF Modified, Box
By The Ohio Chemical Manufacturing. Co. Dated 5-45. Size small. Box label is printed '8th A.F. Modification'. The mask looks good but the facepiece...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Inflation Lever
Brass (not the more commonly found chromed) metal 'lever' used to operate the CO2 cartridge within the bladder (stole). The inflation lever consist...

R.A.F. E-Type Flying Helmet - Late Patt.
Stores Ref. 22c/975. Size 3. The aertex cloth is in excellent condition showing only soiling only. Both rubber earpieces are in very good flexible ...

Womens Junior Air Corps Badge & Christmas Card
Chromed white metal pin backed lapel badge and Christmas card with WJAC badge to front and wording inside 'May our Crusade by Land, Sea and Air, bri...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Whistle & Lanyard
The classic 'snail' whistle often seen hanging from the 1941 pattern Mae West or aircrew blouse. Chrome plated brass. Air Ministry King's Crown ma...

R.N. / F.A.A. C-type Flying Helmet
Size 4. The leather is in excellent overall condition, clean and fully supple. There is some minor abrasion on exposed points but this does not det...

R.A.F. Pilot / Seat Type Parachute Assembly
By Irvin Air Chute. Parachute, Single point, quick release with seat pack. Commonly referred to as the 'pilot's parachute'. Classic white webbing w...

R.A.F. 1930 Pattern Sidcot Flying Suit Collar
Stores ref. 22c/298. Size 3. Removeable collar used with the 1930 pattern 'Battle Of Britain' flying suit. This example has dense dark chocolate col...

R.A.F. 1930 Pattern Sidcot Flying Suit Collar
Stores ref. 22c/298. Size 3. Removeable collar used with the 1930 pattern 'Battle Of Britain' flying suit. This example has beautiful soft dense hon...

US Services Camouflage Manual - 'Your Weapon!'
P/b, 11 x 16cm. 32p. 'Dedicated to you, soldier! - You've seen camouflage used on everything else but the most important thing to camouflage is y...

R.A.F. 'Beadon' Flying Suit
Stores ref. 22c/1050, Size 4 (ht. 5'4" - 5'7", ch. 37-41", wt. 33-37", St. 38 -42"). The 'Beadon' suit, or as it is correctly termed, 'Lightweight ...

R.A.F. / A.A.F. Flight Map - Bolzano
Sheet N.E.46/10, 2nd edition. 1 : 500,000 Europe (Air). Southern Zone Layer System. Paper. Approx. 87 x 68cm. 1942 dated. Marked with period a...

R.A.F. Flight Map - North Wales And Manchester
Sheet 4, Graticule Edition. 2nd War Revision AIR. Dated 10/44. 1/4" to one mile. Paper. Approx. 80 x 68cms. Shows wartime air bases operati...

French Air Force Flight Map - North Eastern Franc
Carte Aeronautique De La France. Sheet 2, 1 : 1000,000 Linen backed paper. Approx. 78 x 68cm. 1934 dated. Centred on Nancy but also covering ...

R.A.F. Flight Map - Chieti
Sheet N.E.42/14, 1 : 500,000 Europe (Air). Southern Zone Layer System. Paper. Approx. 62 x 85cm. 1944 dated. Marked with period air bases in t...

R.A.F. 1940/41 Pattern Sidcot Flying Suit Collar
Size 4 (?). Removeable collar used with both the 1940 & 1941 pattern Sidcot flying suit. This example has lovely soft dense honey coloured fur on th...

R.A.F. K-type Dinghy Leak Stoppers
'Stoppers, Leak - Set'. Stores Ref. 27c/1903. Set of three stoppers (wooden size 1 and rubber size 2 & 3). Conical in shape and threaded external...

R.A.F. Observer's & Air Gunner's Log Book
Form 1767. The log has a 1938 print date. Named to LAC J Vickers. He has not filled out the front information pages but has recorded a few 'air...

R.A.F. MK.VIII Flying Goggles, Boxed With Spares
Stores Ref. 22c/930. The frames are in excellent condition showing no wear at all. The leather surround and suede backing is also excellent showi...

R.N. / F.A.A. C-type Flying Helmet - USAAF Receive
Large size (almost certainly a 4). The leather is in very good overall condition, clean and fully supple. There is some minor abrasion at each sid...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West
Stores ref. 22c/44/7/8. Size unknown as the label is missing but a medium or large. The cloth is generally in very good condition although faded a...

U.S.A.A.F. Type A-5 Flare Container
Small OD canvas container (14 x 8 x 8xm) with a zip closure and studded to attach to an airframe. Fabric divisions inside to hold M11 red star pa...

U.S.A.A.F. Aviation Goggle 1065.
By Polariod Corporation. The rubber frame is marked 'Aviation Goggle No. 1065'. This is in good flexible condition bar some soiling and minor wea...

U.S.A.A.F. Kit, First Aid, Aeronautic
One of the three variations of this particular kit that was introduced during 1943. Compact olive drab canvas pouch with zip closure, press stud...

R.F.C. Officer Rank Service Dress Cap
Smallish. Standard khaki wool peaked cap with green leather underpeak. Drab green satin lining beneath a torn greasecloth protector. Fitted with ...

R.A.F. C-type Flying Helmet (Late pattern)
Stores Ref. 22c/879, (7 1/8 - 7, 3/8). Size 3. The leather is completely supple and is generally in very good condition although it has a few sma...

Air Ministry Wash-Kit Roll
White cotton fabric with integral pockets to hold washing/saving equipment, toothbrush etc. Once these have been placed inside it can be rolled up...

R.A.F. Type 27 Microphone
Stores Ref. 10A/12572. Distinctive black painted 'ball-shaped' microphone housing with angular metal on/off switch mounted on the top. Complete wi...

R.A.F. Type 27 Microphone
Stores Ref. 10A/12572. Distinctive black painted 'ball-shaped' microphone housing with angular metal on/off switch mounted on the top. Complete wi...

R.A.F. 1932 Pattern Mae West Kapok Pads (set)
Complete set of three pads joined together with webbing tapes. Two rectangular side pads and a kidney shaped neck pad. Constructed using rubberise...

Luftwaffe Navigation Map - British Isles & Western
Luftwaffe Navigationskarte In Merkatorprojektion. Approx. 73 x 110cm. 1 : 2000 000. Published by the Reich Air Ministry in 1938. Printed by Be...

R.A.F. Pilot Wing
Padded pilot wing in oatmeal coloured silk thread on black felt with a paper backing. Has some rust type spotting but otherwise in very good used c...

R.A.F. Staff Car Pennant
Small RAF ensign and chromed metal flag 'pole' as used on high ranking officer staff cars. The printed flag is approx. 32 x 15cm and the pole is ...

R.A.F. 1933 Pattern Flying Gauntlets
Size 8.5. Stores Ref. 22c/265/270. 'Battle of Britain' flying gauntlets. Excellent, though not perfect colour match. The leather is in good con...

R.A.F. MK.VII Flying Goggles c/w Anti Glare Shield
Stores Ref. 22c/827. The frame is generally in very good/sound condition with only minor paint loss/chipping. The leather surround is excellent...

R.A.F. Egg Cup
By George Jones & Sons Crescent China. White china egg cup with King's Crown 'R.A.F.' crest to one side. Maker's marks to base. One of the rarest i...

First Aid Outfit For Aircrews, MK.II
Olive drab rubberized cotton pouch approx. 15 x 15cm. Printed on both sides with a list of contents including Ampoules, Anti-Burn Mittens, Anti-Bu...

WW2 Soldier Doll
By Merrythought. Superb wartime doll standing approx. 42cm tall and dressed in battledress trousers, jacket and field service cap. Felt hands an...

U.S.A.A.F Officers 'Chocolate' Garrison Cap
No size label. Dark OD sidecap with black and gold piping. Green satin lining. Fitted with a pin backed Sterling marked 1st Lieutenant rank badge...

U.S.A.A.F. Airgunner Safety Belt, Type A-3
'Belt, Gunners' Safety, Type A-3'. By Companion Bags Inc. Manufactured using parachute webbing this type of safety harness was used mainly by wa...

R.A.F. External Pattern Wiring Loom c/w Type 20 Mi
A 'Type 21' Assembly. Fully fitted loom with jackplug and type 20 microphone for the “Battle of Britain” D-type oxygen mask. Mid tan coloured bra...

R.A.F. K-type Dinghy Sail
Stores Ref. 27C/2085. Manufactured from cotton fabric, dyed red and in the form of an isosceles triangle. The edges and corners are reinforced a...

U.S.A.A.F. Officers 'Pinks'
33" waist, 31" inside leg (would drop another 2"). Unlabelled. Excellent condtion bar light soiling. Stock code U18106....

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Flying Boots
Stores Ref. 22c/751. Size 8. The brown suede uppers are in very good condition but do have some soiling and show use/wear. There is a small secti...

R.C.A.F. Pilot's Summer Service Dress Uniform
By Case Limited of Montreal. Light tan cotton weave tunic part lined in green satin. Fitted with nice semi-padded RCAF pilot wing, 'Canada' nati...

R.A.F. Type 20 Microphone (Used in Type D Oxygen M
Stores Ref. 10A/11994. Black painted alloy microphone, often referred to as the "1941" pattern although actually introduced in October 1940. Some pa...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West CO2 Bottle Tester
By Baird & Tatlock (London) Ltd. Stores Ref. 6D/421. Tester, Leakage For Valves Of H.P. Gas Cylinders MK.II & VIIA. Glass testing tube with int...

Luftwaffe FK34 Summer Flying Helmet
Size 56. By Schultz & Co. Danzig. The same basic helmet as the K33 without provision for internal avionics. Differs in being produced in lightwe...

Luftwaffe K33 Flying Helmet
Size 55. By karl Heisler of Berlin. Basic helmet without provision for internal avionics. Suitable for 3-strap oxygen masks having flat hooks to...

R.A.F. Escape & Evasion Map - European Theatre
Sheet 43K/L. Large double sided colour silk/rayon map, approx. 52 x 60cm. 43K (West) -1 : 1000, 000 shows Portugal (North), Spain (North West)....

Czechoslovakian National Aviation Collection Plaqu
'Narodni Letecka Sbirka'. The National Aviation Collection. Produced in 1946 in support/commemoration of the Czechoslovakian Air Force. Compri...

R.A.F. Officer Rank Service Dress Cap Badge
Standard bullion cap badge. Shows some wear and soiling but in good used condition overall. Stock code U16427....

R.C.A.F. / R.A.F. Service Dress Cap
Size 7 5/8, 1937 dated. Lovely early example of an other ranks service dress cap. Manufactured in Montreal, Canada. It would appear to be uniss...

R.A.F. Pilot's Notes - Chipmunk T10
A.P. 4308A. Original 1st edition copy dated 3/50. 32 pages with pullout diagrams/photos. Covers a general description of the aircraft, plus inform...

R.A.F. Other Ranks Field Service Cap
By S & P Harris Ltd. Size 7 1/8, 1945 dated. Standard sidecap with brass badge and economy buttons. Light fading/soiling and has hidden moth d...

Luftwaffe Parachute Harness Quick Release Buckle
FL30232. Anodised white metal 'quick release' buckle as used on the majority of Luftwaffe harnesses during WW2 - (some pre-war harnesses usin...

R.A.A.F. Flying Suit
By M Pennisi. Size 2, 1966. Lightweight pale green cotton one-piece suit with front zip fastener, angled breast pockets, zipped leg pockets and ...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Flying Gauntlets
Size 9. The leather is good overall condition with average use and wear. The right glove has a small seam split but there are no serious problems....

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Bladder (Stole)
Stores ref. 22c/72. Grey rubberized cotton stole for the '41 pattern Mae West. The material is a somewhat stiff/dry in places but generally good/f...

Escape Compass - Collar Stud
An ingenious method of hiding a compass inside a collar stud that could have been worn by many aircrews with their RAF shirt/collar. Made using a...

U.S.A.A.F Suit, Flying, Light, Gabardine, Type L-
Size Medium Regular by Sigmund Eisner Co. The L-1 was standardised in November 1944. It was similar in appearance to the earlier AN-S-31 - a one...

R.A.F. Group Captain Rank Service Dress Cap
By Bates of Jermyn Street, London. Approx. size 7, 7 1/4. Differs from the standard officer rank peaked cap in having a patent leather/shiny p...

U.S.A.A.F. B-4 Life-vest
Fully AAF marked. Date of manufacture is March 29th 1944 with a later inspection date stamp of 12/45. The material remains flexible and has quite ...

WW1 British Field Compass
By RT. Mason Ltd. Hunter style 'locket' compass with white metal case. Approx. 45mm diameter. Normally the cover opens when the bow ring butt...

R.A.F. Pilot's Notes & Checklist - Chipmunk T.MK.1
A.P. 4308A. Original 2nd edition copy dated 4/58. 50 pages with pullout diagrams/photos. Covers a general description of the aircraft, plus inform...

U.S.A.A.F. C-1 Survival Vest Water Container
Plastic container with belt loop and a strap/fibre buckle closure. No markings and has yellowed a bit. Light soiling but no damage. Approx. 30 x 2...

R.A.F. 1943 'Escape' Pattern Flying Boots
Approx. size 8. The suede uppers are excellent with only minor rubbing and light soiling. One is faintly marked with the initials 'GJD'. Both Ai...

R.A.F. Pilot Wing
Padded pilot wing in silk/silky oatmeal coloured thread on black felt with coarse hessian type cloth backing. A little ragged around the edges an...

R.A.F. Escape & Evasion Map
Sheet 44J/K. Large double sided colour silk/rayon map, approx. 95 x 65cms. 1 : 1000,000. Covers French Indo China (Central & South), Siam (Thai...

U.S.A.A.F. Enlisted Mans' Visor Cap
Unknown size. Light O.D cap with mid tan peak & band (fibre/card made to look like leather). Two-piece badge. Pale yellow satin lining with cell...

R.A.F. Group Captain's Service Dress Cap
By The Cardinal Hat Co Ltd. of London. Size 7 3/8. Super Group Captain's cap dating from around the 1980s. Excellent overall condition. Purcha...

U.S.A.A.F. F-3 Electrically Heated Flying Trousers
Trousers for the Type F-3 Suit. By General Electric. Size small regular (approx. 33" waist and 29" leg). Intended to be worn over a uniform and...

Air Ministry Press Photo - Arctic Conditions On Be
Press Photo. B+w, approx. 25 x 20cms. Nice shot of RAF groundvrews bombing up RAF 2nd Tactical Air Force Mitchell aircraft on the snow covered run...

U.S.A.A.F. Service & Training Manual : B-24 Libera
H/b, 22 x 29cms. 1942, 210p. Service And Training Manual - Hydraulics, for the B-24D Liberator aircraft. Prepared by the Flight and Service Dept....

U.S.A.A.F. 9th AAF EM's Shirt
Size 14.4 / 32. Enlisted Mans olive drab woollen shirt complete with sergeant stripes and machine made 9th AAF shoulder patch. Light soiling/mar...

U.S.A.A.F. Officer's Summer Garrison Cap
Size 7.5. Light tan linen sidecap with black and gold piping and tan cotton lining. Fitted with a pin backed Captain rank badge. A few small mo...

U.S.A.A.F. C-1 Survival Vest Spit And Gaff Hook As
Essentially this is a collapsible galvanized steel rod that can be used as a spit for cooking or as a fishing spear or Gaff when combined with the...

R.A.F. G-type Oxygen Mask Gauze Plate
Often missing from G-type oxygen masks this is the fine gauze capping piece that goes over the backplate of the type 25 microphone. We have a ver...

U.S.A.A.F. C-1 Survival Vest Fishing Kit
Early version marked as 'Vest Type Parachute Emergency Fishing Kit'. This is the kit issued with the C-1 survival vest. Approx. 8x8x2.5cms. A...

Air Training Corps Plaque
Cast metal wall/door plque. King's Crown logo of the ATC with eagle to the centre and moto to base 'Venture - Adventure'. Approx. 20 x 15cm max. ...

U.S.N M-1944 Flying Goggles
By the Polaroid Corporation. These goggles are also essentially the same as the B-8. Good rubber frame - fully marked and 1945 dated. Fitted wi...

U.S.A.A.F. AN6530 Flying Goggles - Boxed
By the American Optical Company (Box). Long streamlined type vents and one-piece rubber face cushion. The frame has light tarnishing/blackening b...

R.A.F. Parasuit Anchorage 'Ring'
Squared-off triangular shaped metal “ring” that was stitched to the small webbing strap at the back of the Parasuit & Harnessuit webbing as well a...

R.A.F. Silk/Rayon Escape/Evasion Map
Sheet K3/H2. Double sided – mainly in b+w with colour highlights. Approx. 46x56cms. Shows North Africa (Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Italian Lib...

R.A.F. / R.N.Z.A.F. Pilot's Battledress Blouse
War Service Dress Blouse. By S.R. Goldman (Ldn.) Ltd. Size 9 (Ht. 5'7" to 5'8", Br. 39" - 40", Wt. 35"). 1945 dated. Standard battledress blous...

Knitting for The Royal Air Force
Issued by Bestway. Approx. 18 x 24cm. 4p. Patterns for gloves, mittens, helmet and flying gloves. Illustrated throughout and with photographs of the...

Women's Junior Air Corps Lapel Badge
Triangular chromed white metal pin backed lapel badge. Exellent condition. The Women's Junior Air Corps was formed in response to the King's call...

1920s Air League Lapel Badge
By The Birmingham Medal Co. Air League lapel badge. Gilt brass and enamel with pin backing. Approx. 25mm diameter. One-piece construction with s...

R.A.F. Escape & Evasion Map - European Theatre
Sheet 43K. Large double sided colour silk/rayon map, approx. 55 x 50cm. 1 : 1000,000. Covers Portugal (North) and Spain (North West) to one side ...

R.A.F. Escape & Evasion Map - European Theatre
Sheet 43A/B. Large double sided colour silk/rayon map, approx. 73 x 73cm. 1 : 1000,000. Covers North West France, West & Central Belgium, parts o...

R.A.F. K-type Dinghy Water Cushion & Cover
By Jecco. Stores ref. 27c/2134 and 27c/2138. Khaki coloured canvas cushion cover (27c/2138) with zip fastener to access the inner rubber cushion (...

U.S.A.A.F Distinctive Unit Insignia
By L.G. Balfour Co. Single enamelled Sterling silver D.I. badge for AAF Technical Command. Screw backed. Maker and Sterling marked to rear. On o...

U.S.A.A.F. Throatmicrophone Extension Cord, CD-318
Cord, CD-318-A by Aircraft Products Co. Extension cord used with the T-30 throatmicrophone. The microphone plug was inserted into the jack of the ...

U.S.A.A.F. AN6530 Goggles
By the Chas Fischer Spring Co. Long streamlined vents & one-piece rubber face cushion. The frame is tarnished with minor surface rusting in plac...

U.S.A.A.F Officers 'Chocolate' Garrison Cap
No size label. Dark OD sidecap with black and gold piping. Green satin lining. Fitted with a pin backed 1st Lieutenant rank badge. Named inside ...

R.F.C. 'Used' Fur Flying Gloves
Large leather gauntlets faced in superb dense ultra-soft animal fur. Inside the main cuff is a tighter inner cuff to avoid draughts and provide ad...

R.A.F. MK.VIII/Type F Spectacles
Stores Ref. 22G/1107. Size medium. Basically these are redesignated WW2 MK.VIIIs. Exactly the same pattern as the wartime manufactured sunglass...

U.S.A.A.F. Officer's Visor Cap
By Bancroft. Small size. Olive drab 'chocolate' felt cap with dark leather bill, front and rear straps. Very good, clean and moth free. Single...

U.S.A.A.F. Vest, Emergency Sustenance, Type C-1
Commonly known as the C-1 survival vest. Manufactured by W.L.M. Clark Inc. The material is in excellent overall condition and the vest is compl...

R.F.C. Cap-Type Flying Helmet / R.A.F. MK.1 Helmet
Tan chromed leather helmet with fur trimmed fold-back peak, press studded ear flaps for use with Gosport communication earpieces/tubes and cylindric...

R.A.F. E* Type Oxygen Mask
Stores Ref. 6D/624. This is the later pattern variant of the E-mask complete with anti-suffocation/inspiratory valve and having an elasticated webbi...

U.S.A.A.F. A-10A Oxygen Mask, Boxed
By The Acushnet Process. Co. Dated 4-44, Box 5/44). Size medium. The rubber is very flexible although a little grubby. The attached tube is also in...

R.A.F. Navigator Brevet
Flat 'N' brevet. Black hessian type backing cloth. Has glue residue to the rear otherwise in very good used condition. Stock code U152738....

R.A.F. / S.A.A.F. Type A Flying Helmet
Size 6, ?. 'Helmet, Cork, Aviation'. Stores ref. 22c/13. Issued to aircrews based East of Malta. First issued in the 1920s and remained in service u...

R.A.F. Parachute Harness Quick Release Box
Stores ref. 15A/150. Standard wartime quick release box with the fully rounded front plate marked 'Turn to Unlock - Press To Release'. The positio...

R.A.F. Bomb Aimer Brevet
Padded 'B' brevet. Light oatmeal coloured cotton thread. Paper backed. Appears unused. Stock code U16754....

R.A.F. Signaller Brevet
Flat 'S brevet in very good used condition. Stock code U15615....

R.A.F. Officer Rank Service Dress Cap
Smallish. Illegible/faded label. Standard early peaked cap with green leather underpeak. Light soiling/fading only but does have some moth damage...

U.S.A.A.F. Type A-14 Oxygen Mask, Boxed
By The Ohio Chemical Manufacturing. Co. Dated 5-44. Size small. The mask looks very good but has hardened in places - notably, but not exclusively a...

U.S.A.A.F. Type A-4 Flying Suit
Size 40. A-4 suit in olive drab gabardine. One piece with front zip fastener from fly to neck, an open pocket set at an angle on the right breas...

R.A.F. Type 48 Microphone Assembly
Comprises a type 25 microphone with short light tan loom and 2-pin socket as fitted to most G-type oxygen masks. Excellent condition - Light soili...

R.A.F. Escape & Evasion Map - European Theatre
Sheet H2. Mid sided black & white silk/rayon map, approx. 57 x 37cm. 1 : 3000,000. Covers Spain, Portugal, Southern France, Sardinia & Algeria....

R.A.F. K-type Dinghy Drogue
Stores ref. 27C/1890. Collapsible white cotton sea drogue used to reduce drifting of the dinghy. It looks a bit like a small windsock and has a wi...

U.S.A.A.F. Officer Chaplain's Four Pocket
Regulation Army Officer's Uniform. 'Uniform, Wool, Officers', O.D. Dark Elastique' or 'chocolate' four pocket tunic. Size 39 Long. Fitted with ...

R.A.F. Air Gunner Brevet
Flat 'AG' brevet. Cotton cloth backing. Very good used condition. Stock code U17792....

R.A.F. Flying Clothing Card - 1918
Form 19. Issued to an airman at RAF Blandford in September 1918. Details the kit available at the time including Boots, knee or thigh (Fug boots),...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Sidcot Flying Suit & Collar
Size 4. Stores Ref. 22c/776. (Ht. 5'8"-5'9", Ch. 36-38", Wt. 32-34", Seat 36-40". Leg 29.5"). Electrically wired version of the Sidcot for use ...

R.A.F. Observer Brevet - Tropical Issue
Nice flat 'O' brevet in oatmeal coloured silk thread on a black felt with a fine cloth backing. Has had 2 small poppers sewn into place for use o...

R.A.F. / S.O.E. Escape Button Compass
Brown bakelite button with integral magnetised section. Small dots on the reverse of the button indicate North & South. When suspended by a thre...

R.A.F. / S.O.E. Two-Piece Fly Button Compass
Brass fly buttons as used on R.A.F. battledress trousers etc. One has a small 'spike' to the domed centre on which the second magnetised button c...

U.S.A.A.F. 'Tropical' Bancroft Flighter Visor Cap
Bancroft 'Flighter'. Small to medium size. Pale tan cotton lightweight cap with a single thickness (true crusher type) chocolate brown peak. Yell...

R.A.F. MK.VII Flying Goggles
Stores Ref. 22c/827. The frame is generally in good condition but has paint chipping/loss around/behind the adjustment nuts etc. The leather sur...

WW1 Imperial German Air Force Flying Helmet
Typical 'standardized' pattern helmet in dark brown leather with a blanket lining and roll back, press-studded earflaps - studs marked 'PRYM'. El...

R.C.A.F. B-type Flying Helmet
Canadian manufacture B-type. These differ from the standard RAF version having a different 'cut' with fewer leather panels and alternative strap ar...

W.A.A.F. OR's Service Dress Cap
Issue cap. Very small size. The material is generally good - there is some overall fading and soiling - noticeable mainly when compared with the...

R.A.A.F. MK.IIIA Flying Goggles
Australian Stores Ref. L1/40. One of the classic 'Battle of Britain' pattern goggles. The frame is reasonably good but does have some dents, mino...

R.A.F. Escape & Evasion Map - European Theatre
Sheet 9u/. Small single sided black & white silk/rayon map, approx. 47 x 37cm. 1 : 3000,000. Covers parts of Holland, Germany, Switzerland, Pol...

R.A.F. 'Lapel' Bar Compass (pair)
Flat bar type compass in a rounded diamond shape. Luminous dots to indicate North & South. There is a hole to the centre to enable the user to tie t...

R.A.F. Other Ranks Shirt
By Falaut, Belfast. Approx. 13.5" collar size. Chest physically measures approx. 44". Fully opening front. Single cuffs. Faded broad arrow a...

R.A.F. Officer Rank Service Dress Cap
Unknown maker. Smallish size - measures about 21.5" internally which relates to 6 3/4. Standard peaked cap. Appears good but does have a few s...

U.S. Aircraft Warning Service Badge
Approx. 3cm diameter. Pin backed tin badge for the Volunteer Observer of the AWS. USAAF Aircraft Warning Service enlisted civilian volunteer as ...

U.S.A.A.F. Dinghy Balloon, Boxed.
Type ML-131-A. By Molded Lates Products Inc. of New Jersey. Pure gum coloured latex rubber balloon used to raise the antenna of survival radios wh...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West
Stores ref. 22c/447. Size Medium. The cloth is generally in excellent condition and retains good even colour and only relatively light soiling. The...

U.S.A.A.F. Officer's 'Chocolate' Garrison Cap
No size label. Dark OD sidecap with black and gold piping. Green satin lining. Fitted with a pin backed Sterling marked Colonel's eagle badge and...

R.A.F. Foam Rubber Flying Helmet Cushions - Pair
Stores ref. 22c/67. A pair of grey rubber cushions as fitted inside all of the 'zip-eared' flying helmet including the B-type, FAA C-type etc. Pro...

R.A.F. Seat Type Parachute Cushion
Sandy coloured cotton canvas with brass ventilation eyelets. Central slot for the harness to pass through. Sorbo rubber cushion pad/insert. Webbi...

R.A.F. Seat Type Parachute Cushion
Sandy coloured cotton canvas with brass ventilation eyelets. Central slot for the harness to pass through. Sorbo rubber cushion pad/insert. Webbi...

Air Ministry Dividers, Cased
By Thornton. Air Ministry King's Crown marked and 1939 dated. Chrome plated 'bow' dividers for use by navigators when map plotting. Approx. 18cm ...

R.C.A.F. / R.A.F. 1932 Pattern 'Battle of Britain'
RCAF Stores Ref. 22C/22, RAF Stores Ref. 22c/ *55 (actual jacket is technically 22c/240). Manufactured by The Dominion Rubber Company Ltd. Size l...

R.A.F. / R.C.A.F 1932 Pattern Mae West Stole (Blad
Size large. Temperate pattern. The rubber stole was manufactured from best quality red (but also found in grey, orange, salmon pink or brick red)...

R.A.F. / U.S.A.A.F. 'Grow' Anti-Flak Helmet
Manufactured by Wilkinson Sword. Designed by General Malcolm Grow who was surgeon general of the 8th AAF during WW2. Although intended initially f...

R.A.F. Escape / Ration Box
Acetate box approx. 14 x 12 x 2.5cms. The box is the earlier non-curved pattern. It contains the following visible escape/evasion and ration items :...

R.A.F. Type D Oxygen Mask - Early Variant
The cloth is generally in excellent clean condition. Unusually there is little moth damage - this being confined to five small holes - one on the ri...

U.S.A.A.F. Winged Propeller Brooch - Silver
Nice little sterling marked enamelled AAF sweetheart brooch joined via a fine chain to a miniature pin backed winged propeller brooch. The former i...

R.A.F. K-type Dinghy Spray Shield / Hood - Boxed
Stores ref. 27C/2100. Spray shield and hood as fitted to the K-type dinghy. Produced in a rubberized fabric these were simply glued to the dinghy....

A.M. Pamphlet - First Aid And Early Treatment Of B
A.M. Pamphlet 168, 1st edition, May 1944. P/b, 13 x 21cm. 17p. Produced for the advice of medical officers, particularly those at squadrons and i...

U.S.A.A.F. A-8B Oxygen Mask
By The Ohio Chemical Manufacturing Co. Dated 3/43. These masks were introduced in late 1941 and are often referred to as the A-8B 'bladder mask' i...

U.S.A.A.F. AN6519-1 Life-vest
By The Seamless Rubber Co. Fully AAF marked. Date of manufacture is Feb. 14 1945. The material remains very flexible and has good colour and only r...

U.S.A.A.F. B-4 Life-vest
By The United States Rubber Co. Fully AAF marked. Dated Jan. 1943 with later inspection dates in 1944 and 1948. The material is a bit grubby and mar...

R.A.F. C-type Flying Helmet - 1st Late Pattern
Stores Ref. 22c/879, Size 3. The leather is in very good supple condition although a little crumpled in appearance. All straps are good with mos...

U.S.A.A.F. Belt Buckle
Army Air Force belt buckle in gilt metal/brass. With white metal winged propeller design to front. Shows light wear and use. Stock code U18675.....

R.A.F. 'U.S.A.' Nationality Shoulder Title
Single other ranks title in pale blue woven thread on black felt. Cotton backed. Soiled and grubby but in reasonable overall condition. Stock cod...

R.C.A.F. Navigation Computer, Cased
Type E-6B, Stores ref. 6B/148. By Stanley Manufacturing Co. Ltd. (S.M. Co.) 1935 copyright. White metal disc scales for height and airspeed compu...

Triplex Flying Goggles
Ovoid white metal frames with sprung silky knitted fabric & fur edging. Simple elastic strap with adjuster slide. Gold embossed Triplex marks at s...

U.S.A.A.F. 8th AAF Fighter Pilot's 'Chocolate' Tun
Four pocket dark olive drab 'chocolate' tunic by Kahn Tailoring of Indianapolis. May 1942 dated. Standard tunic with English made felt 8th/AAF shoul...

U.S.A.A.F. 8th AAF 'Ike' Jacket
Lovely dark green/brown 'chocolate' 'Ike' jacket tailored from a standard four pocket tunic. Fitted with matched snow-flake back pin-backed Sterl...

U.S.A.A.F. 8th AAF Pilot Grouping
This listing comprises various items of paperwork, photographs and records etc relating to a B-17 / B-24 pilot with the 490th Bomb Group (Heavy), 84...

U.S.A.A.F. A-11 Wristwatch - Ex. 8th AAF Pilot
By Elgin. 1944 contract date. Black dial with Arabic numerals. The case is somewhat scratched and shows age and wear. The dial and crystal are...

Pocket Compass - Ex 8th AAF Pilot
By Wittnauer. Circular compass in a white metal casing. Approx. 45mm diameter with hinged lid and top ring for a lanyard or strap. A small push-butt...

U.S.A.A.F Pilot Wing - Ex 8th AAF Pilot
Full size - approx. 3"/8cm span. Sterling marked. Clutch backed wing with Sterling marked 'clutch' parts. Very good used condition throughout. Th...

U.S.A.A.F. Language Guide - French, Ex 8th AAF Pil
French - A Guide To The Spoken Language. P/b, approx. 13 x 11cms. 62p. Published by the War dept. and dated 1943. Includes basic words, phrases an...

U.S.A.A.F. Language Guide - German, Ex 8th AAF Pil
German - A Guide To The Spoken Language. P/b, approx. 13 x 11cms. 67p. Published by the War dept. and dated 1943. Includes basic words, phrases an...

U.S.A.A.F. 8th AAF Shoulder Patch & AAF Patch
Machine made 8th AAF and winged star AAF shoulder patches. Both in excellent unused condition and from the the effects of a B-17 / B-24 pilot with ...

Cigarette Case - Ex 8th AAF Pilot
Marked 'Mayell'. Chromed/stainless steel metal case approx. 8 x 14cm. Textured finish and with a map of Great Britain, Ireland and parts of Franc...

U.S.A.A.F. B-17 Recognition Type Model - Ex. 8th A
Large, 1/72 scale (?) model of a B-17. Approx. 44cm wingspan and 32cm in length. Seems to be constructed in solid wood and is well made and detail...

U.S.A.A.F. 8th AAF Pilot's ID Bracelet
Simple Sterling silver identity bracelet with chain and clasp. Engraved 'Edward C Kinzler, A.S.N. 13036036, A.A.F.' The bracelet is well worn with...

U.S.A.A.F. E-3A/E-17 Survival Kit - Ex 8th AAF Pil
Kit, Emergency Sustenance, Type E-3A. Known as a 'personal aids' kit this contained escape and evasion equipment in a waterproof ethyl cellulose pl...

R.A.F. Flight Map - Berlin
Sheet N.E.52/10, 1 : 500,000 Europe (Air). 3rd edition. Linen backed paper. Approx. 62 x 83cm. 1943 dated. Marked with period air bases. Cover...

R.A.F. Navigational Plotting Map : London - Brest
R.A.F. Plotting Series (Second Edition Series 3), Sheet N.W.48/5.5, dated 6/44. 1 : 500,000. Paper. Approx. 110 x 86cm. Printed in red/bacl & ...

R.A.F. Radar Plotting Chart : London - Berlin
R.A.F. Radar Plotting Chart - Central German Fixing Chart, London-Berlin, Edition of August 1944, dated 7/45. 1 : 1000,000. Paper. Approx. 112 ...

Luftwaffe Target Maps/Documents - Vickers Works
3 sheets, 31 x 33cm. 19391940 dated. Luftwaffe intelligence photo/map of the Metropolitan Vickers Electrical Co. at Manchester (Salford). The fr...

Luftwaffe Target Maps/Documents - Midlands Railway
2 sheets, 30 x 39cm & 21 x 24cm. 1939 dated. Luftwaffe intelligence photo/map of the Midlands Railway Carriage & Wagon Works in Birmingham. The ...

R.A.F. Type H Oxygen Mask - WW2 Dated
Size Medium. Dated 3-45. (March 1945). Rare wartime dated example of this mask. The rubber facepiece is in fair to reasonable condition only. Most ...

R.A.F. Type H Oxygen Mask - WW2 Dated
Size Medium. Dated 3-45. (March 1945). Rare wartime dated example of this mask. The rubber facepiece is in fair condition only. Most of the rubber ...

R.A.F. MK.VIII Flying Goggles
Stores Ref. 22c/930. The frames are in very good overall condition with only minor paint rubbing on exposed edges. The leather surround is also v...

R.A.F. Chamois Leather Flying Gloves
Stores Ref. 22c/431. Size 8. Fine creamy yellow chamois gloves. Unlined. Marked inside the size, reference numbers, War Department broad arrow and m...

R.A.F. Stopwatch, MK.3A
Stores Ref. 6B/221. Probably by Smiths English Clocks Ltd. Approx. 5cm diameter. Intended for general application and aircraft use. Keyless winding ...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Floating Torch
Stores Ref. 5c/2728. The correct 2-piece “torch” for the 1941 patt. mae-west. The cylindrical metal battery container has virtually all of its blue-...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Inflation Lever & Cir
Chromed metal 'lever' used to operate the CO2 cartridge within the bladder (stole). The inflation lever consists of a 'J' shaped handle that pivots...

R.A.F. Survival Dinghy Flare Tin
Box No. 381 MK.1. Red painted metal tin approx. 9 x 6 x 3cms. This contained 3 red star distress flare cartidges 'Signal 1" Red MK.XII.T'. for use w...

R.A.F. ASR War Savings Group Poster
W.F.P.235. Issued by The National Savings Committee and printed for HM Stationary Office by J.Weiner Ltd. Approx. 70 x 55cm. Original wartime sav...

WW2 Recruitment Poster - Ginger's Back!
Printed for HM Stationary Office by Thomas Forman & Sons. Ltd., Nottingham. Approx. 75 x 50cm. Artist : 'Locke'. Circa 1945. Shows a red-haired ...

R.A.F. Flying Helmet Chamois 'Donuts'
A matched pair of original WW2 RAF chamois leather earpieces commonly referred to as 'donuts'. These are the same pattern as those used in the late...

R.A.F. Volunteer Reserve Collar Insignia
Pair of brass 'VR's with the twin 'lug' type rear fixings. Very good used condition. Stock code U16140....

R.A.F. Flight Engineer Brevet
Nice padded 'E' brevet in fawn coloured cotton thread on a black felt with a black paper backing. Some soiling but in very good to excellent used co...

R.A.F. Pilot Wing
Padded pilot wing in a beautifully soft light fawn coloured silk thread on black felt with a cotton backing. Has a tiny hole in the backing felt ne...

R.A.F. / Air Ministry Stereoscopic Viewer
Type D. Stores ref. : 14B/746. Used by photo-reconnaisance staff to view aerial photographs for interpretation purposes. The use of these helped ...

R.A.F. 'Gosport' Communication Tubes & Earpieces
Stores ref. 6F/154. Used for communication between pilot and co-pilot - usually within biplane cockpits. The fabric covered flexible metal tubes a...

R.A.F. K-type Dinghy Inflation Cylinder Sleeve
'Sleeve Fabric for 'K' Type Dinghy', Stores ref. 27C/2044. Orange canvas sleeve approx. 27 x 10cm used to contain the Co2 inflation cylinder. Pre...

U.S.A.A.F. / U.S.A.F. C-2A One-Man Life Raft & Acc
Raft, Pneumatic Type C-2A. By the New York Rubber Corp. Dated Dec. 1953. Spec. Nr. MIL-R-5863A. Based on the classic one-man RAF Type K dinghy, ...

R.A.F. Type H Oxygen Mask
Size medium. Dated 4/66. Fitted with the smaller plastic Amplivox 13100 microphone. The rubber is in excellent used condition with only minor cr...

R.A.F. 1940 Pattern Flying Boots
Stores Ref. 22c/437. Size 7. The brown suede uppers are in very good '+' condition with only minor rubbing and soiling. The rubber “galosh” sectio...

R.A.F. 1939 Pattern Flying Boots
Stores Ref. 22c/229. Size 9. Classic Battle of Britain boots identical in pattern to the earlier 1936 pattern but with vulcanized canvas uppers. ...

Lloyd Loom Armchair From R.A.F. West Malling
Classic Lloyd Loom armchair as used on many wartime R.A.F. bases and often favoured by resting pilots due to their extremely comfortable design. D...

R.A.F. Silver Sweetheart Brooch
Sterling silver brooch in the form of a pilot wing suspended beneath a horizontal bar with pin backing. The wing is approx. 42mm in span and enamel...

U.S.A.A.F. AN-H-15 Flying Helmet
Size large. By the Zip-A-Bag Corp. Tan cotton helmet. The cloth is in excellent condition throughout. Shows minor storage soiling and age wear only....

R.A.F. Irvin Flying Jacket Collar Strap
Black elastic strap with metal attachment clips to each end . These were fitted using the small brass 'eyes' sewn onto the rear of the Irvin collar...

R.A.F. Type D Oxygen Mask - Reproduction
A museum quality reproduction Type D oxygen mask. Superb attention to detail using Government surplus woollen cloth and a chamois lining interfaced...

R.A.F. Type D Oxygen Mask Hose & Connector #2
Part reproduction. 5' / 60" /153cm length of black and white flecked, cotton braided black rubber tubing. A friend of mine had this made up approx...

R.A.F. Type D Oxygen Mask Hose & Connector #1
Part reproduction. 5' / 60" /153cm length of black and yellow flecked, cotton braided salmon pink rubber tubing. A friend of mine had this made up...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Inflation Lever - 1st
Chromed metal 'lever' used to operate the CO2 cartridge within the bladder (stole). The inflation lever consists of a 'J' shaped handle that pivots...

Air Ministry Emergency Flying Ration Mk.II
Stores Ref. 27P/7. Approx. 11 x 8.5 x 2.8cm. Gilt metal box - much like an old tobacco tin. Printed with A 'Crown' M to lid and with contents lis...

R.A.F. Type D Flying Gauntlets
Stores ref. 22c/768/771, Size 9.5. The leather is in very good supple and generally clean condition. Light marking to the finger tips and cuff o...

R.A.F. / F.A.A. C-type Flying Helmet - Modified
Stores ref. 22c/452. Size 4. Extremely rare and unusual helmet based on a standard early 2-stud C-type (E-series masks). Predates the 'factory mad...

R.A.F. MK.VII Flying Goggles
Stores Ref. 22c/827. The frame is generally very good with only minor paint rubbing on exposed edges. The leather surround is equally good and the b...

R.A.F. K-type Dinghy Transmitter, Type T.3180, Box
Stores ref. 10DB/975. The T.3180 ‘Walter MK.1’ was a compact portable homing transmitter designed to help locate downed airman and was issued with ...

R.A.F. Pilot / Seat Type Parachute Assembly
By GQ. Parachute, Single point, quick release with seat pack. Commonly referred to as the 'pilot's parachute'. Classic white webbing with a central...

R.A.F. 'Claw Foot' Ice Tongs
By Walker & Hall. EPNS (silver plate) ice tongs. Approx. 14cm in length. RAF King's Crown crest to handle and striking birds claw ends. 1935 date...

R.A.F. Officers' Mess Soup Bowl
By A J Wilkinson Ltd. Royal Staffordshire Pottery. White china bowl approx. 24cm diameter. Marked with 'R.A.F.' King's Crown crest with a blue a...

U.S.A.A.F. 8th / 9th AAF Christmas Card
Approx. 8 x 13cm. Simple card with AAF 'winged star' and text 'Christmas Greetings, U.S.A.A.F. IN ENGLAND, 1944'. With message inside and illustr...

Air Ministry Medical Department Otoscope
By J. Weiss & Son Ltd. Small chromed metal otoscope/auriscope. The handle would house the battery and a separate headpiece houses a light source w...

U.S.A.A.F. Aircrew Wing - Sterling
By A.E. Co. Utica. New York. Full size 3"/8cm aircrew wing. Clutch backed - no clutches (we can probably find a couple for the buyer). Maker & '...

R.A.F. Seat Type Parachute Cushion
Sandy coloured cotton canvas with brass ventilation eyelets. Central slot for the harness to pass through. Sorbo rubber cushion pad/insert. Some ...

R.A.F. Observer Type Parachute Harness
By G & T.L. Stores ref. 15A/137. Standard 'Observer' harness for use with clip on chest-type parachute packs. This is a genuine RAF/British manuf...

R.A.F. Parachute Harness Quick Release Box
Stores ref. 15A/150. Standard wartime quick release box with the fully rounded front plate marked 'Turn to Unlock - Press To Release'. The position ...

R.A.F. Pilot KIA Grouping
Small grouping to Flying Officer Colin Thwaites RAFVR, service number 125888, killed in action 17th April 1943 aged 21. Thwaites was serving with 1...

WW1 Period R.F.C. Sidcot Flying Suit
By Robinson & Cleaver. Developed during the winter of 1916 by Sidney Cotton of the RNAS and patented by his friend, J Evans of Robinson & Cleaver, ...

WW1 Vickers F.B.5 Wing Strut
Original wooden wing strut from a First World War Vickers F.B. 5 (Fighting Biplane 5), more commonly known as the 'Gun Bus'. This was the first air...

Prayer Book - RAF Polebrook, 1941
We had two of these small Army prayer books. This one is approx. 10 x 13cm, has 64p and is overstamped 'Chaplains Office, 14 Aug 1941, RAF Polebro...

Rolls Royce Merlin Engine Repair Notes
Approx. 10 x 16cm. Softbound with a leatherette/rexine cover. 84p. Ring bound. Produced by Rolls Royce Aero Service Department, Derby. Individual...

R.A.F. 428 Squadron Flight Engineer's Documents
Small grouping contained in a Navigator's Log Book folder. The folder has three Flight Engineer's Log Sheets (Lanc) - all of which have information...

R.A.F. Press Photo - Taxiing Lancaster
Approx. 26 x 20cm (10 x 8"). Good clear photo showing a Taxiing Lancaster bomber. Ex Sgt. J Nicholas, 428 (Ghost) Squadron, 6 Group, R.C.A.F. No...

R.A.F. Club Tea/Water Pot
Electroplated Nickel Silver (EPNS/Silver Plated) teapot/water pot/coffee pot. Approx. 11cm tall. Hinged lid with ball knob. Pierced hollow handle...

R.A.A.F. Bomb Aimer Brevet
Flat 'B' brevet in the distinctive dark blue felt with pale blue wreath. Fine black cotton backing cloth. Good used condition. Stock code U152738....

R.A.F. Escape & Evasion Buckle Compass
This cleverly concealed escape compass is based on a standard battledress belt buckle. The central bar of the buckle has a small sliding metal sleev...

WW2 Luftwaffe Recognition Guide
Insignia of Warplanes. Issued by the High Command of the Luftwaffe, January 1941. Card, 10 x 15cm (closed), opening to approx. 76 x 15cm. Double ...

Handwritten, Signed Note From Lady Harris
14 x 9cm. Card printed with the name, address and telephone number of Lady Therese Harris, wife of Sir Arthur T Harris, better known as 'Bomber' H...

Signed Letter from Sir Arthur T Harris
Handwritten letter on paper headed 'From Marshall Of The Royal Air Force, Sir Arthur T Harris, BT, GCB, OBE, AFC, LLD.' and with his full address i...

R.A.F. Parachute Bag
Standard issue wartime parachute bag in heavy light brown canvas. Twin webbing handles and original chromed 'Aero' zip fastener. Retains one of th...

U.S.A.F. Type B-5 Life Preserver
'Vest, Life Preserver, Penumatic, Type B-5'. By Willis & Geiger Inc. Date of manufacture is 1950. The material is a little soiled but remains in ...

U.S.A.A.F. Captain Rank Bars
Matched pair of 'Shold-R-Form' pin-backed Captain rank bars by Meyer of New York. Excellent used condition. Stock code U18479....

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Whistle - Tube
By J Hudson & Co. The less commonly found 'tube' whistle used by wartime aircrew. Period photos show these hanging from the 1941 pattern Mae West ...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Stole (Bladder)
Stores ref. 22c/72. Pale grey/white rubberized cotton stole for the 1941 pattern Mae West. The material is generally quite flexible but does have a ...

R.A.F. Escape & Evasion Map - Zones of France
Sheet 'Zones of France'. Second Edition. Large single sided colour silk/rayon map, approx. 62 x 68cm (framed). 1 : 2000,000. With inset of front...

R.A.F. Navigator's Protractor
By The British Engraving & Nameplate Mfg. Co. London W.1. Large cream coloured plastic/acetate protractor. Approx. 30cm wide x 15cm top to bottom....

R.A.F. Electrically Heated Hand Muff
MK.II, 24 Volt. Olive drab cotton canvas muff with integral heating element. Knitted 'cuffs' to keep out the draughts. Cotton covered wiring loom...

U.S.A.A.F. Aircrew Wing - Sterling
By Amico. Full size 3"/8cm aircrew wing. Pin backed. Maker & 'Sterling' marked to rear. Nicely detailed wing in excellent condition. Lovely pa...

U.S.A.A.F. Airgunner Shirt Wing
52mm span cast metal shirt wing with pin back. Unmarked but believed to be silver. Excellent although the rear has been scratched at the centre se...

U.S.A.A.F. Officers' Visor Cap - English Made
'Superior Quality, Manufactured By Everritt, W. Vero & Co. London. Expressly For The United States Forces In European Operations'. Approx. 7, 1/4. ...

R.A.F. 1940 Pattern Flying Gauntlets
Extremely rare and sought after 'chemically heated' gauntlets. Manufactured in untreated suede/sheepskin with a shearling fleece lining. Chromed l...

R.A.A.F. Service Dress Tunic
By M.TX (Melbourne Textiles), Size 12, 1944 dated. Classic dark blue officer rank SD jacket with black plastic buttons and belt buckle. Has Flying...

Precautions To Be Taken In The Event Of Capture
Folding Card. Approx. 10 x 13cm closed, opening to 31 x 10cm. Published by The War Office, 15th April 1942 and marked as 'Not To Be Published'. A...

R.A.F. S.E.A.C. Photo Album - Liberators / Nose Ar
Small photograph album, approx. 14 x 10cm. Inscribed on the inner front cover 'To Harold With Love From Mother, 7-7-39'. Contains approx. 34 sma...

R.A.F. K-type Dinghy Inflation Cylinder Sleeve, Bo
'Sleeve Fabric for 'K' Type Dinghy', Stores ref. 27C/2044. This item is still boxed/sealed but will contain one orange canvas sleeve approx. 27 x ...

R.A.F. K-type Dinghy Pack Quick Release Unit #2
Stores ref. 27C/2157. The webbing lanyards of the type A MK.II, III & B pack is fitted with a quick-release unit that consists of 2 sections, part o...

U.S.A.A.F. Pilot's Identity Bracelet, Boxed
Electro plated nickel silver (EPNS/Silver plated) ID bracelet. Heavy and chunky design with small pilot wing to one side leaving a large area for e...

R.A.F. Club Sauce 'Jug'
By Wood & Sons Ltd. Tiny white ceramic twin lipped sauce jug. Approx. 5cm tall x 4.5cm diameter. Has a gilt edged dark blue band around the top e...

U.S.A.A.F. Aircrew Wing
Full size 3"/8cm aircrew wing. Pin backed. Unmarked. Appears to be a theatre made cast 'silver' example. Heavily domed central section and an ...

R.A.F. K-type Dinghy Pack Quick Release Unit
Stores ref. 27C/2157. The webbing lanyards of the type A MK.II, III & B pack is fitted with a quick-release unit that consists of 2 sections, part o...

R.A.F. Survival Dinghy Flare Tin
Box No. 381 MK.1. Red painted metal tin approx. 9 x 6 x 3cm. This contained 3 red star distress flare cartidges 'Signal 1" Red MK.XII.T'. for use wi...

U.S.A.A.F. E-17 Survival Kit - Complete
Kit, Emergency Sustenance, Type E-17. Known as a 'personal aids' kit this contained escape and evasion equipment/food in two separate waterproof et...

R.F.C. Swagger Stick
Fine bamboo cane approx. 67cm in length. White metal cap with raised Royal Flying Corps winged crest. Some tarnishing, wear and small dents. No m...

R.A.F. Goggle, Dark Adaption, MK.1A
Stores Ref. 22c/875. Simple soft leather facemask with circular metal lens housings and basic elastic strap. Fitted with dark red filter lenses. ...

U.S.A.A.F. Bombardier Wing, English Made, Firmin
By Firmin, London. Full size 3"/8cm aircrew wing. Pin backed. Two-piece construction. Lovely patina. Probably sterling silver but not marked as...

R.A.F. Height And Air Speed Computor, MK.IIA
Stores ref. 6B/166. Circular white metal instrument. Has rotating discs for setting the ground pressure, temperature, indicated height and airspee...

R.A.F. Height And Air Speed Computor, MK.I
By The London Name Plate Mfg. Co. Ltd. Stores ref. 6B/108. 1940 date code. Circular white metal instrument. Has rotating discs for setting the gr...

R.A.F. Flight Sergeant Crowns - Plastic, Pair
By A. Stanley & Co. Walsall. Pair of the rarer gold coloured plastic crowns complete with paxolin type backing plates and split pin rear fixings. ...

U.S.A.A.F. Airgunner Wing
Full size 3"/8cm stamped aircrew wing. Pin backed. Two-piece construction. Lovely patina. Probably sterling silver but has no markings. Central...

U.S.A.A.F. Aircrew Wing, English Made - Gaunt
By J R Gaunt, London. Full size 3"/8cm aircrew wing. Pin backed. Two-piece construction. Lovely patina. Probably sterling silver but not marked...

R.A.F. Navigational Planisphere MK.1A, 1942
Stores ref. 6B/153. By The British Engraving And Nameplate Manufacturing Co. Leatherette case/folder approx. 32 x 32cm containing a metal frame/ba...

Boeing Model B-17F Field Service Manual
H/b, 21 x 14cm. May 1943. With issue stamp of March 24th 1944, copy number 4153. 561p plus index. The book was prepared with the object of pr...

R.A.F. Navigator's Service Dress Tunic - 102 Squad
By Austin Reid of Regent Street, London. Standard four pocket tunic with nice flat 'N' brevet, Flying Officer sleeve rank lace and ribbons for 39-4...

R.A.F. Scarf & Tie - Ex. 102 Squadron Navigator
Standard RAF striped neck tie in silk weave/rayon weft. Good used condition. Also comes with RAF silk/rayon 'square' approx. 70 x 70cm., again in...

R.A.F. Fighter Pilot 'Type' Scarf
Plain creamy white rayon finely knitted scarf. Bi-coloured tasselled ends. Approx. 30 x 120cms. Typical of those worn by fighter pilots to help p...

R.A.F. Fighter Pilot 'Type' Scarf
Slightly more unusual creamy white scarf in a knitted fine ribbed pattern. Appears to be wool/silk mix and has more weight than the normal silk/ray...

Pocket Compass - Ex 8th AAF Pilot
By Wittnauer. Circular compass in a white metal casing. Approx. 45mm diameter with hinged lid and top ring for a lanyard or strap. A small push-butt...

Wristcompass - Ex 8th AAF Pilot
By Waltham (W.C. Co.) Solid brass case incorporating loops for a wriststrap. Black rotor with white luminous (?) markings. Approx. 28mm diameter....

R.A.F. Observer Brooch
Solid brass sweetheart 'O' brevet with lugged/split pin fixings to rear. No markings. Approx. 4cm span. Very good condition. Stock code U18707....

R.A.F. - Free Gun Sighting
Weapons Notes For Flying Personnel. Prepared by the Empire Air Armament School and issued by the Air Ministry. P/b, 22 x 28cm. 30p, August 1946 r...

U.S.A.A.F. Type B-8 Goggles, Boxed
By Polariod Corporation. The rubber frame is marked 'Aviation Goggle No. 1065' and also as 'Type B8'. This is in excellent condition throughout. T...

Luftwaffe Aircraft Cockpit Clock
By Junghans. Black painted alloy cased clock with a chronograph movement, activated using the oval knob beneath the winder, Black dial with Arabic...

U.S.A.A.F. Cadet Visor Cap
By The Society Brand Hat Co. Size 7, 1/8. Olive drab felt cap with light tan leather peak and matching strap. Mustard yellow/gold satin lining wi...

R.A.F. C-type Flying Helmet - Early Pattern
Stores ref. 22c/451. Size 3. The leather is generally in excellent condition - clean, quite supple and showing only light use/wear. Fitted with 4...

R.A.F. Electrically Heated Bootees, Type H
Stores ref. 22C/1017. Size large. 24 volt. Green cotton blanket lined bootees with an integral electrical heating element. Designed to be used w...

U.S.A.A.F. 8th AAF Shoulder Patch - English Made
English made 8th AAF shoulder patch embroidered on felt. Unusual smaller size - approx. 55mm diameter. Some moth damage at the edges as seen in th...

U.S.A.A.F. 8th AAF Sweetheart Badge
Theatre made and probably unique 'stubby' winged white metal 8th AAF badge. Approx. 5 x 3 cm max. Simple safety pin rear fixing. Marked to rear '...

U.S.A.A.F. Navigator's Shirt Wing
By Vanguard. 5cm cast 'silver' metal shirt wing with pin back fastening. Maker's marks to rear. Excellent used condition. Stock code U18601. ...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Whistle
By J Hudson & Co., Birmingham. The less commonly found 'tube' whistle used by wartime aircrew. Period photos show these hanging from the 1941 patter...

1920s / 1930s Flying Goggles
Chromed pear-drop frames with knitted fabric backing and fur trim. Simple elastic strap. Very similar in style to the MK.II goggle. The frames a...

U.S.A.A.F. Flying Helmet 'Y' Loom & Receivers
Standard HS-38 loom with red PL-354 jackplug. Fitted with a pair of matched ANB-H-1 receivers by Radio Speakers Inc. Very good used condition bar ...

R.A.F. Wooden Sign
Large King's Crown R.A.F. sign. Plywood, circular and approx. 72cm in diameter. In the form of an other ranks cap badge with elaborate lettering, ...

R.A.F. Observer Parachute Pack 'Loops'
Pair of chromed steel 'loops' that are used to attach the Observer parachute pack to the harness clips. One end joins the clips and the other is at...

French Air Force Flight Map - Lyon
Carte Aeronautique De La France. Sheet 4, 1 : 1000,000 Linen backed paper. Approx. 68 x 68cm. 1934 dated. Centred on Lyon with Marseilles on ...

U.S.A.A.F Silver Ring
Sterling silver marked cignet ring with stylized eagles to each side and AAF winged propeller device to front cartouche. Very good used. Stock cod...

R.C.A.F./ R.A.F. Irvin Seat Parachute Pack
By Irvin Air Chute Ltd. Marked with Canadian patents to 1938. This pack was used with a 24' canopy and the seat type / pilot parachute harnesse ...

R.A.F. 1940 Pattern Sidcot Flying Suit, Modified
Size 6. Stores Ref. 22c/365. (Ht. 5'11"- 6', Ch. 40-42", Wt. 36-38", Seat 41-43". Leg 31.5"). The material is in very good condition with only l...

U.S.A.A.F. Manual - 'Get That Fighter'
P/b, 10 x 17cm. 1st edition, 1943, 46p plus pullout diagrams. Spiral bound. Restricted manual prepared by the AAF. 'THis books deals only with...

U.S.A.A.F. Combat Crew Booklet
P/b, 11 x 16cm, 30p. Prepared under the direction of the Commanding General Army Air Forces, By the 2nd Air Force and Training Aids Division, AAF...

R.A.F. Flying Clothing Card
Form 667B. Issued to an airman at No.8 Maintenance Unit in January 1941. Details the flying kit issued to him including boots, socks, B-type flyin...

R.A.F. Comforts Committee Approved Knitting Patter
Issued by Weldon. Approx. 22 x 30cm. 19p. Patterns for pullovers, knitted helmets, wristlets and gloves, scarves and socks. Illustrated throu...

U.S.A.A.F. Instrument Flying Manual - Basic and Ad
Tech. Order No. 30-100A-1, 30-100B-1 & 30-100F-1. P/b, 21 x 28cm. 140+p, January 1944. Published by the AAF Air Service Command. 'Special Edi...

Identification Of German Units
British forces pocket notes on the identification of German Units. Card, approx. 8 x 10cm. March 1941 print date. Gives brief information on ar...

R.A.F. Flight Map - England. Eastern Counties (S)
England. Eastern Counties (S), Sheet 9, R.A.F. Edition dated 1937. 1/4" to 1 mile. Linen backed paper with card covers. Approx. 70 x 54cm (ex...

Allied And Enemy Aircraft - Pocket Guide
Pb, 12 x 18cm. 56p. Correct to July 1944. Allied & Enemy Aircraft (West & South European Area) - A pocket guide to the most important British, ...

U.S.A.A.F. - Your Body In Flight
Tech. Order No. 00-25-13. P/b, 21 x 28cm. 83p, July 1943. Prepared by the Aero Medical Laboratory and published by the AAF Air Service Command....

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West CO2 Cylinder
First pattern, straight sided CO2 gas inflation bottle. The cylinder is fully charged/unused. Extremely difficult to find now. Also suitable for H...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Kapok Pads - Set
Stores ref. 22c/93. Full set of three pads. Calico cotton pads stuffed with kapok. The neck and one side pad is clearly Air Ministry & King's Cr...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Bladder (Stole)
Stores ref. 22c/72. Grey rubberized cotton stole for the '41 pattern Mae West. The material is flexible with moderate staining and a few small nic...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Inflation Lever (2nd
Brass (not the more commonly found chromed) metal 'lever' used to operate the CO2 cartridge within the bladder (stole). The inflation lever consist...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Floating Torch
Stores Ref. 5c/2728. The correct 2-piece “torch” for the 1941 patt. mae-west. The cylindrical metal battery container has virtually all of its blu...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Whistle & Lanyard
By J Hudson & Co., Birmingham. The less commonly found 'tube' whistle used by wartime aircrew. Period photos show these hanging from the 1941 patt...

U.S.A.A.F. Wing - P.O.W. Manufactured
Rare cast lead wing manufactured by Prisoners of War in the camps utilising lead solder from the tin cans in their Red Cross parcels. Approx. 4cm...

U.S.A.A.F. Silver Ring
By AMICO. Sterling silver marked cignet ring with stylized eagles to each side and flat cartouche engraved 'A.C.' Other indistinct lettering to ...

U.S.A.A.F. Aircrew Wing
Full size - approx. 8cm span. Appear to be made in silver washed brass. English style pin backed and potentially of English manufacture. Two-p...

Air Ministry Aircrew Stopwatch Holder/Kneeboard
Aluminium construction. Allows a roll of paper to be used for continuous note taking/plotting. Incorporates a MK.1 rubber stopwatch holder at th...

R.A.F. K Type Dinghy Pack Quick Release Unit
Stores ref. 27C/2080. The webbing lanyards of the type A MK.II, III & B pack is fitted with a quick-release unit that consists of 2 sections, pa...

R.A.F. Type 06A Compass, Cased
Stores ref. 6A/1248. Hand bearing compass for use in taking bearings in circumstances where the fixed type of observer's compass cannot convenien...

WW2 Dated R.A.F. H51 Ammunition Box
Wooden ammunition box approx. 40 x 25 x 12cm. Metal reinforced corners. Blue paint finish and stencilled 'W.O SAYERS, R.A.F. LEEMING'. Further ma...

R.A.F. Suits Aircrew Trousers
By Montague Burton Ltd. of Leeds. Size 7 (Ht. 5'7- '5.8", Wt. 31", St. 36-37", Leg 30.5"), 1943 dated. Rare early battledress trousers with the ...

Air Transport Auxiliary Lapel Badge - Numbered
Cast 'silver' white metal lapel badge approx. 3 x 2 cm. Lettering 'ATA to centre surrounded by a wreath and motto beneath Aetheris Avidi' (Eager ...

WW1 U.S.A.C. Resistal NAK-V Flying Goggles
Produced by Resistal, a subsidiary of Stratus & Buegeleisen, the NAK was chosen as standard issue during and after the First World War. It featur...

R.A.F. 'Taylor' Bouyancy Flying Suit
'Suit, Flying, Bouyant'. Stores ref. 22c/739. Size medium. Yellow one-piece double breasted suit designed to give maximum comfort, bouyancy in ...

Official Air Ministry Beaufighter Press Photograph
Approx. 25 x 21cm. Excellent clear shot of two pilots on the wing of a Coastal Command Beaufighter which has been loaded with a torpedo ready for...

R.A.F. K-type Dinghy Inflation Cylinder Sleeve - B
'Sleeve Fabric for 'K' Type Dinghy', Stores ref. 27C/2044. Orange canvas sleeve approx. 27 x 10cm used to contain the Co2 inflation cylinder. P...

R.A.F. Course & Speed Calculator MK.IIA
Stores Ref. 6B/125. By W. G. Pye & Co. Ltd. Metal construction with sliding scale of airspeed and scales to allow for drift and distance etc. Sho...

R.A.F. Irvin Flying Jacket Collar Strap
Black elastic strap with metal attachment clips to each end . These were fitted using the small brass 'eyes' sewn onto the rear of the Irvin coll...

R.A.F. Irvin Flying Jacket - History
Labelled as Ht. 6'1", Ch. 42", Wt. 38". Physically measures approx. 50” so should be OK for around a 44-46” chest in theory. Classic four panel ...

R.A.F. Escape & Evasion Map - European Theatre
Sheet 43C/D (1943 series map). Large double sided colour silk/rayon map, approx. 70 x 70cms. 1 : 1000,000. Covers large areas of Holland, Belgi...

R.A.F. Suit, Aircrew Cold Weather MK.3 Jacket
Stores ref. 22/1301227, Size 4 (height 162 - 171cm, chest 94 - 106cm). 1986 dated. A very good example of this popular jacket. The material is ...

R.A.F. Pilot's Battledress Jacket
War Service Dress Blouse. Size 86 (Ht. 5'5-5'6", Ch. 38-39", Wt. 34"). By Montague Burton Ltd. Leeds. 1944 dated. Standard battledress blouse wit...

R.A.F. 1940 Pattern Flying Boots - History
Stores Ref. 22c/439. Size 9. The brown suede uppers are in good condition with only relatively minor rubbing and soiling. The left boot also has ...

R.A.F. Other Ranks Signaller's SD Tunic
Unknown maker/size but physically measures approx. 40". Standard other ranks service dress tunic with a very nice heavily padded Signaller brevet,...

Pocket Guide to Burma
Approx. 10 x 12cm. Printed by Fosh & Goss, dated 5/45. 57p. llustrated. Information for troops going to Burma - how th war has affected the co...

R.A.F. Escape/Evasion Tissue Paper Phrase Glossary
Printed on tissue onion-skin type paper. Approx. 18 x 43cm. 'Malay Glossary For Airmen'. Essentially a word/phrase sheet to aid airmen who had...

R.A.F. Navigators' Bag
By Waring & Gillow Ltd. Stores ref. 1A/3927. The classic, ultra rare light green holdall used to carry all the Navigator's charts, chartboard, para...

R.A.F. Navigators' Parallel Rule
By Aston & Mander & Co. Ltd. 1944 dated. 'Capt. Field's Improved' boxwood parallel rule with brass fittings. Approx. 45cms/18" in length x 7.5cms...

R.A.F. Medical Services Armband
Cream linen armband approx. 40 x 8cm max. With small red cross in felt stitched to centre. Fastens with twin brass 'Newey' poppers. Three pairs...

WW2 Japanese Naval Air Base Armband
Silk armband aprpox. 33 x 9cm. Fully hemmed edges with brass eyelets at each end to allow for a tying cord. Marked with some form of propellor ...

R.A.F. Supermarine Spitfire Rear View Mirror
Mirrors, Aircraft, Type B. Stores ref. 27H/2017. Original rear view mirror as fitted to all Spitfire fighter aircraft from the MK.II onwards. C...

R.A.F. Flight Engineer Brevet
Nice padded 'E' brevet in oatmeal coloured silk thread on a black felt with a fine hessian type backing. Some soiling but in very good used condi...

U.S.A.A.F. C-1 Survival Vest Large Knife
Knife, 2-Bladed 5" Cutting, 5" Saw. By Colonial Cutlery Co. (only 2 manufacturers made these - The Colonial Cutlery Company, Prov, Rhode Islan...

U.S.A.A.F. Bullion Shoulder Patch
Nicely made wire bullion on felt winged star shoulder patch. Excellent used condition. Stock code U17476. ...

U.S.A.A.F 8th AF Shoulder Patch - English Made
English made 'stubby winged' 8th AAF shoulder patch embroidered on felt. Excellent used condition. Stock code U17467. ...

U.S.A.A.F. Pilot's Sterling Shirt Wings
6cm cast silver metal shirt wing with pin back fastening. Sterling marked. Lacks the pin fastening locking clasp but otherwise in excellent used...

WW2 Solid Wooden Model Kit - Mosquito
By Astral. Solid 1/72nd scale construction kit of a RAF Mosquito. These models were popular with children and aircraft spotter groups during the...

R.A.F. Observer Type Parachute Harness
By Irving Air Chute Of Great Britain. Stores ref. 15A/137. Standard 'Observer' harness for use with clip-on chest-type parachute packs. Cream/w...

R.A.F. Aircraft 'Sutton' Harness
Stores ref. 6F/182 (?). Webbing harness that was used to secure the pilot into the seat of his fighter aircraft. Sutton harnesses were used in m...

R.A.F. Officer Rank Service Dress Cap
Unknown maker. Smallish - has 6 3/4 inked onto inner leather band. Standard early peaked cap with green leather underpeak. Good clean condition ...

R.A.A.F. Other Ranks Field Service Cap
Size 7, 1943 dated. Distinctive dark blue Australian sidecap with blackened brass badge and economy buttons. Very light soiling and slight moth...

U.S.A.A.F. A-9A Flying Gauntlets
By Bacmo Postman Corp. Size Extra Large. Unusual light tan coloured leather with very dense pale shearling linings. The leather has some abras...

U.S.A.A.F. Jacket Decal Insignia
Original issue colour AAF flying jacket shoulder decal. Approx. 7 x 8cm. As used on the A-2, B-3, AN-J-4 etc. Part of the directions for appli...

R.F.C. Aerial Message Streamer - Silk
Made from segments of coloured silk and woven cotton with a small pocket at the end to take the message and a weight. These were dropped from airc...

'Zeppelin' Cast Alloy Ashtray, c.1917
Small ashtray cast from alloy taken from 'L48', the last Zeppelin to fall in England. It crashed on 17th June 1917, shot down by Lieutenant L.P. W...

U.S.A.A.F. R-14 Receivers
By Wm. J Murdock Co. Matched pair of the less commonly found R-14 receivers used in WW2 AAF helmets and headsets. Also used by tank crews. Exc...

Horlicks Tablets 24 Hour Ration Tin - Full
Metal box approx. 11 x 8 x 2.5cms. Printed to the lid "Horlicks Tablets - A Complete Food - 24 Hour Ration - As Supplied To The Air Ministry". In...

Horlicks Tablets Ration Tin
Metal box approx. 11 x 8 x 2.5cms. Printed to the lid "Horlicks Tablets - A Complete Food - 24 Hour Ration - As Supplied To The Air Ministry". ...

R.A.F. Flight Sergeant Crowns (pair)
Pair of pressed brass crowns with split pin rear fixings. A proper matched pair. Very good used condition. With split pins. Stock code U15679....

R.A.F. Flight Sergeant Crowns (pair)
Pair of pressed brass crowns with split pin rear fixings. A proper matched pair although there is minor colour variation. Excellent used condit...

U.S.N. Civil Date Indicator Aeronautical Clock
By Waltham Watch Co. Metal cased cockpit clock, approx. 8cm diameter. Black dial with luminous 24 hour Arabic numerals and hands. Smaller inner ...

R.A.F. 1936 Pattern Flying Boots
Stores Ref. 22c/80. Size 8. 1939 dated. The leather is in good overall condition bar the usual nicks and cuts around the foot area - more prono...

R.A.F. 'Mosquito' / Desert Pattern Flying Boots -
By John White. Size 11. Unlined green suede calf length boots with leather soles. These are the correct 'all-suede' boots, not the type with a...

R.A.F. Aircrew Coverall, MK.14C
'Coverall Aircrew MK14A' by Beaufort. Stores ref. 22c/1304081. Size 5(chest 91 x 99, Height 172 - 180). Dated 11/85. Olive drab green 'Nome...

U.S.A.A.F. Bombardier's Shirt Wing Insignia
5cm cast metal shirt wing with pin back fastening. Unmarked but appears to be silver. Excellent. Stock code U11811a. ...

U.S.A.A.F. Parachute Canopy
Canopy Assembly Drawing No. 43G14990. White/cream rayon 24' diameter man-carrying canopy suitable for most AAF parachute packs. Clearly stamped ...

U.S.A.A.F. English 9th AAF Shoulder Patch
English made patch embroidered on felt. Excellent used condition. Stock code U17203. ...

Luxor Flying Goggles
Pre-war Luxor flying goggles with chromed metal frames having ventilated wire mesh sides and screw adjustable nose section. Fitted with 'Luxor' ...

U.S.A.F. CWU-27/P Flying Suit (ex RAF)
Coveralls Flying, Men's. CWU-27/P, Sage Green High Temperature, Resistant, Polymide. By Glenn Berry Mfrs. Inc. Size 40L. Manufactured to mili...

R.A.F. 'Rear Gunner' Oxygen Mask Tube / Connect
Rare oxygen tube specially designed for wartime rear gunners with more exposed positions. Manufactured from thicker rubber less prone to freezing...

WW1 Aerial Flechette/Dart
Steel 'dart' as dropped by aircrews over the trenches to maim, injure & kill troops & horses. Approx. 15.5cms in length x 5mm x 5mm. Square se...

U.S.A.A.F. B-14 Flight Jacket
'Jacket, Enlisted Men's, Flight, Type B-14'. By W & Clothing Co. Size 38. Technically a flight jacket but essentially an 'Ike' type jacket that...

W.A.A.F. Service Dress Tunic
Jacket, Serge. W.A.A.F. Tailored by S. Simpson Ltd. Size 5 (Ht. 5'3 - 5'4", Bust 33 - 34", Wt. 25 - 26"). 1942 dated. Although stated on the ...

R.A.F. Observer Type Parachute Pack
By E.E. Ltd. Pack Type C MK.1 for use with silk rigging lines. Stores Ref. 15A/515 (pack alone) or 15A/141 with canopy). Two point detachable ch...

R.A.F. Seat Type Parachute Cushion
Sandy coloured cotton canvas with brass ventilation eyelets. Central slot for the harness to pass through. Sorbo rubber cushion pad/insert. Web...

R.A.F. Type H Oxygen Mask - WW2 Dated
Size Medium. Dated 3-45. (March 1945). Rare wartime dated example of this mask. The rubber facepiece is in very good, reasonably clean condition a...

R.A.F Type G Oxygen Mask
Stores Ref. 6D/645. Size Medium. The rubber is generally in excellent condition. It is reasonably clean but does have some discolouration/spot ma...

R.A.F. Type E* Oxygen Mask c/w Wiring Loom
Stores Ref. 6D/624. This is the later pattern variant of the E-mask complete with anti-suffocation/inspiratory valve and having an elasticated web...

R.A.F. Type E Oxygen Mask (E not E*)
Stores Ref. 6D/473. This is a “true” E-mask, not the later issue, more commonly found E* version. As such it has no anti-suffocation/inspiratory...

R.A.F. Type G Oxygen Mask
Stores Ref. 6D/644. Size Small. The rubber is generally in very good condition. It is quite clean but does have minor marks. The only 'issues' a...

R.A.F. Type C Carbon Microphone
Stores ref. 10A/9004. Most of you will probably know this as the Microphone, mask, type E (ref. 10A/9003) but technically that refers to the micro...

R.A.F. Oxygen Tube Adaptor MK.III
Stores Ref. 6D/481. Comprises a length of unbraided black rubber oxygen tube with a MK.IIIB* (6D/101) bayonet connector at one end and a a MK.IVA ...

R.A.F. Type 27 Microphone
Stores Ref. 10A/12572. Distinctive black painted 'ball-shaped' microphone housing with angular metal on/off switch mounted on the top. Complete ...

R.A.F. Oxygen Mask Tube/Connectors
Standard wartime pattern corrugated rubber oxygen tube complete with screw-threaded top connector for attaching to a G-type or H-type mask . Fitte...

U.S.A.A.C/U.S.A.A.F. A-10A Oxygen Mask - Boxed
By The Acushnet Process. Co. Dated 4-44. Size medium. The rubber is very flexible although a bit grubby and there is a small split at the centre o...

U.S.A.A.F. Oxygen Mask, Type A-10A, Boxed
By The Acushnet Process. Co. Dated 4-44 Nox 5/44). Size medium. The rubber is very flexible although a little grubby. The attached tube is also i...

U.S.A.A.F. Seat-Type Parachute Cushion
Part No. 47565-1. By The Standard Parachute Corporation. Olive drab cotton filled with bound hair. Used on all seat type parachutes between the...

WW1 R.F.C. Aviation Watch, MK.V
By Doxa. Circa 1914-1917. Nickel plated steel case with a self-starting keyless 30-hour, 15-jewel movement.. The Swiss movements were selected fo...

Royal Flying Corps Technical Notes, 1916
H/b. 12 x 20cm., 42p interleaved with blank pages for notes plus 38 detailed 'open-out' plates to the rear. Marked as property of H.B.M. Governm...

R.A.F. Survival Dinghy Signal Flare Tin
Box No. 381 MK.1. Red painted metal tin approx. 9 x 6 x 3cms. This contained 3 red star distress flare cartidges 'Signal 1" Red MK.XII.T'. for use...

Air Ministry Emergency Flying Ration MK.II - Full
Stores Ref. 27P/7. Approx. 11 x 8.5 x 2.8cm. Gilt metal box - much like an old tobacco tin. Printed with A 'Crown' M to lid and with contents l...

RAF Aircraft Emergency Flying Ration Satchel
Heavy duty canvas bag approx. 23 x 10 x 12cm. Twin webbing closure straps. Simple adjustable webbing shoulder strap. The inside is divided into...

First Aid Outfit For Aircrews, MK.III
Olive drab rubberized cotton pouch approx. 15 x 15cm. Printed on both sides with a list of contents including Ampoules, Anti-Burn Gloves, Anti-Bur...

R.A.F. K-type Dinghy Drogue
Stores ref. 27C/1890. Collapsible white cotton sea drogue used to reduce drifting of the dinghy. It looks a bit like a small windsock and has a wi...

R.A.F. / U.S.A.A.F. M-357-A Dinghy Radio Kite
Box kite constructed of tubular aluminium and cotton. Used to hoist the aerial cable for the 'Gibson Girl' radio issued with multi-man dinghies...

R.A.F. K-type Dinghy Mast
Stores ref. 27C/2054. The mast consists of seven light alloy metal tubes which telescope to a minimum length of 38cm. When extended, the overall...

R.A.F. Beadon Flying Suit Folding Machette
Stores ref. 1B/4665. By Cutler (?). War department broad arrow marked and 1944 dated. Large machette with single folding blade. Black plastic...

R.A.F. Knife, Pocket, With Spike (Beadon Suit Use)
Stores Ref. 22P/11. Sometimes referred to as the R.A.F. 'Clasp' knife. Simple folded sheet steel body with a 'blued' finish. Fitted with tw...

R.A.F. First Aid Outfit, Aircraft
These were carried in larger multi-man aircraft. The number of kits supplied depending on the number of aircrew aboard. The kit is contained in ...

R.A.F. Survival Dinghy First Aid Tin
Approx. 18 x 15 x 8cms. Blue painted metal tin with hinged lid. Marked to the lid with a red cross, Air Ministry King's Crown markings and wordi...

R.A.F. First Aid Outfit Burn Jelly
Blue painted cylindrical metal tin marked 'BURN JELLY' along with user instructions and Air Ministry markings. Contains a seemingly unused one o...

U.S.A.A.F. Type C-2 Life Raft Pack
Pack, Raft, Pneumatic, Type C-2. Spec. No. 40725. By Hood Rubber Co. For containing the one-man C-2 survival dinghy. Based on the RAF type C p...

R.A.F. Airgunner Service Dress Tunic - Named
Standard Four pocket tunic with nice flat 'AG' brevet, Warrant Officer sleeve badges and ribbons for 39-45 star, Atlantic star, Burma star, France...

R.A.F. Aircrew Sweater
Pick Brand. Size 3. 1941 dated. Blue-grey 'V' necked long sleeved woollen sweater. Aside from a few small pulled threads/small moth holes (h...

R.A.F. Pilot's Battedress Blouse
War Service Dress Blouse. Size 12 (Ht. 5'9-5'10", Ch. 38-39", Wt. 36"). By Lancashire Co Ltd. 1943 dated (See later). Standard battledress bl...

R.A.F. Service Dress Trousers c.1940
Size 17 (Ht. 5'7-5'8", Wt. 32-33", St. 38-39", Leg 30.5"). Standard other ranks trousers with brass buttoned fly and braces attachments. V...

R.A.F. Officer Rank Field Service Cap
Standard sidecap. Unknown maker and size but appears to be a generous size - probably 7 1/4 or more (29cm inner measurement, 31cm overall). Fitt...

R.A.F. Warrant Officer Rank Field Service Cap
By S & P Harris Ltd. Size 6 7/8. 1945 dated. Standard barathea sidecap labelled as ' Caps, F.S. B.G, W.O'. Fitted with a black plastic economy...

R.A.F. Other Ranks Shirt
Approx. 13.5" collar size. Chest physically measures approx. 41". Fully opening front. Single cuffs. No visible markings other than a service...

R.A.F. Other Ranks Service Dress Cap
Approx. size 7 to 7 1/4. No label. Lovely pre-war/ early war example of an other ranks service dress cap. The cap is free of any moth damage ...

R.A.F. Officer Rank Service Dress Cap
By Tress & Co. London. Smallish. Pre-war peaked cap with unusual green painted underpeak. Well worn/used with moderate overall soiling/fading. ...

R.A.F. Other Ranks Shirt/Collar
Approx. 13/13.5" collar size. Chest physically measures approx. 41". Fully opening front. Single cuffs. No visible markings other than a fadi...

R.A.F. War Service Dress Trousers c. 1945
Size 13 (Ht. 5'11-6.0', Wt. 34", St. 39-40", Leg 32.5") but actually measure more like 32" waist and 30.5" inside leg. Standard other ranks trous...

U.S.A.A.F 9th Troop Carrier Command 'Ike'
By Rand Coat Tailors Inc. Jackets. Field, Wool, OD. Size 38R. 1944 dated. Standard 'Ike' jacket with superb embroidered felt Airborne Troop C...

U.S.A.A.F. Officer's 'Crusher' Visor Cap
By 'Uniform Headwear'. Size 7 3/8. 100% wool crown. 'Fighter' model. The olive drab felt is very clean and has no obvious damage or mothing....

U.S.A.A.F. 8th AAF 486BG Uniform/Paperwork
Comprises an 'Ike' jacket (Jackets, Field, Wool, O.D), by Herman D Oritsky, Size 36L. 1944 dated. This has a lovely English made 8th AAF felt...

U.S.A.A.F. 8th AAF Base Depot Sign
Cast alloy door (?) sign for Base Air Depot No.1. Made in 5 sections - 2 wings, star, 'Base Air Depot' banner and a B-17 aircraft. Each wing me...

R.A.F. Station Wall Clock
Station wall clock with wooden backbox and much rarer bakelite suround. The overall diameter is approximately 37cms. 30cm white dial with Roman ...

R.A.F. Control Tower Microphone
Stores Ref. 10A/9795. Candlestick type microphone, approx. 30cm tall. Black painted metal base and upright cylindrical stem. Bakelite microphone h...

R.A.F. Sugar Tongs
EPNS (silver plated) sugar tongs by Hallam Plate. Approx. 11cm in length. RAF King's Crown crest to handle. Stock code M18022....

R.A.F. 'Claw Foot' Ice Tongs
EPNS (silver plate) ice tongs by GG & SS. Approx. 15.5cm in length. RAF King's Crown crest to handle and striking birds claw ends. Very good use...

R.A.F. Toast Rack
EPNS (silver plated) toast rack with integral handle and ball feet. Stamped RAF King's Crown pilot wing to one end. Very good used condition. S...

R.A.F. Mess Coffee Cup & Saucer
By Royal Doulton/Grafton. Fine bone china cup complete with RAF Kings's Crown crest. The rim of the cup has a gilt edged dark blue band. Saucer...

R.A.F. Station Operation Rooms Table Plotter '8'
Small metal 'counter' with the number "8" marked on to represent the level of enemy aircraft. These were mounted on wooden blocks together with o...

R.A.F. Overalls, Flying, Cold Weather, MK.3 Jacket
Stores ref. 22/2577, Size 7 (height 72 - 75", weight 76lb max). 1967 dated. Rare early grey version of this popular jacket. The material is in ...

R.A.F. MK.3C Bonedome, Boxed
Stores Ref. 22c/1303173. Size Medium Broad. The shell has paint chipping and scratching but appears to be free of fractures or significant damag...

R.A.F. MK.4A/B, 7 Lifejacket Inflation Cylinder
By Walter Kidde Co. Ltd. Life jacket CO2 inflation cylinder. 34grams net. Approx. 16cm long x 3cm diameter. Dated 11/71. 'Live'/unused cylind...

R.A.F. MK.4A Lifejacket
By P Frankenstein & Sons (Manchester) Ltd, a special production of Beaufort Equipment Ltd. Stores ref. 22c/1878. Orange fabric 'waistcoat' wit...

R.A.F. Suits Flying, MK.2/2A c/w Scarf
Stores ref. 22c/1905. Size 2 (ht. 60-64, weight greater than 146lbs.) 1960. Medium weight light blue cotton flying suit with front zip fastener...

R.A.F. Coverall, Air Ventilated, MK.2c
By GQ Parachutes Ltd. Stores ref. 22c/1300607. Size 6 (Ht. 5'11" - 6'4", Ch. 48). 1962 dated. More commonly known as the 'Fairy' suit, the air...

R.A.F. 1951 Pattern Flying Suit/Scarf
'Overalls, Flying, Lightweight - 1951 Pattern. Stores ref. 22c/1139, Size 3 (ht. 5'4" - 5'7", br. 33 - 36"). This was the first of the 'modern' ...

R.A.F. Observer Type Parachute Harness
By Irving Air Chute Of Great Britain. Stores ref. 15A/137. Standard 'Observer' harness for use with clip-on chest-type parachute packs. Cream/w...

R.A.F. Type H Oxygen Mask, WW2 Pattern
Size Medium. Dated 4/54. Fitted with the type 57 microphone as used in wartime dated examples. The rubber is in excellent good condition overa...

R.A.F. Single Seat Survival Dinghy
Unknown type/date but probably 1970s/80s. A direct descendant of the wartime Type K this example is manufactured in black and orange rubberized m...

R.A.F Trousers, Anti-G, MK.6C.
Stores ref. 22c/1300182. Trousers, Anti-G, Mk.6C. By Beaufort. Size Large. Nylon over trousers with zip and lace fastening and containing inte...

1924 LZ126 Zeppelin Medal
By Lauer of Nuremberg. A silver coin/medallion issued to commemorate the arrival in the USA of Zeppelin LZ-126 from the manufacturer in Friedrich...

U.S.A.A.F. Guide to Use of Electrically Heated Fly
Prepared and Published by General Electric for the AAF, Flying Clothing Branch. 15 x 22cm. 8p total. Cartoon illustrated leaflet for the simple...

U.S.A.A.F. Manual - Basic Aircraft Machine Guns
War Department Technical Manual TM9-219. Basic Aircraft Machine Guns, Cal. .50, T36 And T25E3(M3). 15 x 22cm. 151p, April 1945. 'Restricted' m...

U.S.A.A.F. 'Keep 'Em Flying' Recruitment Leaflet c
'Keep 'Em Flying - Aviation Cadets Train for Air or Ground Crews'. P/b, 10 x 18cm. 25p, Illustrated with photographs. Dated 9-12-42. Outlines ...

First Aid And Early Treatment Of Burns In the R.A.
A.M. Pamphlet 168, 1st edition, May 1941. P/b, 13 x 21cm. 17p. Produced for the advice of medical officers, particularly those at squadrons and...

Czech Squadron Leader's Christmas Card
Alois Kubita (CBE) 1892 - 1954. Kubita fought in the First World War, being wounded three times. In February 1918 he completed the Air Observers ...

Photo - Short Stirling Bomber
Approx. 20 x 26cm. Superb shot of the nose of a Stirling bomber being fuelled for a mission. A bomb trolley can also be seen in the foreground....

The Rocket Racket - Rocket Projectile Firing
A.P. 2802C. The Rocket Racket - An A.B.C. OF R.P. Firing. Restricted (For Official Use Only). P/b, 20 x 15cm. 28p, Air Ministry, Sept. 1944. A b...

Air Ministry Air Diagram - Lancaster Oxygen System
AD3014A. Lancaster I, II, III Oxygen System. Approx. 100 x 68cms. Prepared by The Ministry Of Aircraft Production for Promulgation by the Air ...

R.A.F. Comforts Committee Approved Knitting Patter
Issued by Bestway. Approx. 18 x 24cm. 4p. Patterns for a sleeveless pullover and a classic polo neck pullover. With photographs of the finish...

WW2 F.A.A. Photograph Album - HMS Indomitable
Approx. 29 x 24cm total. Photograph album put together by a Fleet Air Arm Crewman on HMS Indomitable towards the latter part of the war when this...

AVRO Lancaster Instructional Course Handbook
Instructional Course Handbook for the Lancaster Aircraft, AVRO Type '683' Mk. 1., II, III & X. Published by A.V. Roe & Co. Ltd, Manchester, June...

Original Unique Battle of Britain Pilot Photograph
Approx. 35 x 35mm. This is a photographic studio contact strip photograph of Battle of Britain spitfire pilot Sergeant Clarence William Francis i...

Battle of Britain Pilot's Map - Named
Royal Air Force Edition. Sheet 7, 'England, South Wales'. Linen backed paper map with card covers. 1938 dated. Shows the airfields/artillery r...

R.A.F. Pilot's Cockpit Drill - Me109
Hardcover/ring bound, 11 x 18cms. Rare flip chart notes used for captured Luftwaffe Messerschmitt Me109 fighters. Begins with Emergency drill an...

R.A.F. Propaganda Poster
“The R.A.F Goes To It!” Huge poster - approx. 190 x 64cms (printed in 2 sections). Roundel & text “ Wings Over Europe - The R.A.F. Goes To ...

Services Knitting Pattern - R.A.F. Balaclava
Men's & Women's Services Gloves, R.A.F. Helmet (with Ear-Holes) and Cap (for Steel Helmet). Published by Patons & Baldwins Ltd. Approx. 12 x 18c...

R.A.F. Navigators' Bag, 1944 Dated
Stores ref. 1A/3927. The classic, ultra rare light green holdall used to carry all the Navigator's charts, chartboard, parallel rules, pencils, p...

R.A.F. Navigators' Parallel Rule
By A. G. Thornton Ltd. 1942 dated. 'Capt. Field's Improved' boxwood parallel rule with brass fittings. Approx. 45cms/18" in length x 7.5cms/3" wi...

R.A.F. Height & Airspeed Computor, MK.IIA
By The London Name Plate Mfg. Co. Ltd. Stores ref. 6B/166. 1940 date code. Circular white metal instrument. Has rotating discs for setting the ...

U.S.A.A.F. Type A-8 Stopwatch
By Waltham. Chromed case, approx. 5cm diameter. Black dial with white numerals, sweep hand and subsidiary dial. Nine jewel continuous running m...

U.S.A.A.F. Sterling Silver Enamelled Bracelet
Silver chain with presumed (unmarked) enamelled silver letters 'U.S.A.A.F.' Also with a sterling silver marked miniature pilot wing charm. The c...

U.S.A.A.F. Type D-4 Navigational Computer
By G Felsenthal & Sons. Circular, approx. 11cm diameter. Manufactured in black plastic with luminous markings. Fully AAF marked and in excellent...

Battle of Britain Merlin Engine Piston Ashtray
Polished alloy ashtray created from the piston from a Rolls Royce Merlin engine as used in the Battle of Britain. Engraved with part of Churchill'...

R.A.F. Swagger Cane
EPNS (silver plated) 'ball' topped cane approx. 70cm in length. Raised RAF King's Crown crest on the ball. Shows wear and minor loss of plating...

Hawker Typhoon Desk Model
Scratch built model of a Hawker Typhoon with a very well executed aircraft modelled from 3 sections of canopy perspex. The curved stand is also n...

R.A.F. Stopwatch, MK.3
Stores Ref. 6B/117. Swiss made movement. Approx. 5cm diameter. Intended for general application and aircraft use. Keyless winding and running for...

Aircrew Kneeboard/Stopwatch Holder
Aluminium construction. Allows a roll of paper to be used for continuous note taking/plotting. Incorporates a stopwatch holder at the top - this...

Original R.A.F. Pen & Ink Sketch, 1919
Small pen & ink drawing of a flying boat over the sea. There is a further aircraft & airship in the distance. Above this are some nicely drawn p...

R.A.F. 'Medium Landing Compass'
A small size landing compass, the upper rotating bezel ring with hinged foresight having a centre hairline, prism backsight and horizontal spirit ...

R.A.F. 1925 Pattern Officer Rank Webbing Set
Web Equipment For Officers (R.A.F.). Basic set with 2nd pattern holster. All components by M.E Co. (Mills Equipment Co.), each dated 1939 and in...

R.A.F. Aircrew Thermos
By Thermos. Cylindrical metal flask with wire handle and screw topped lid. Approx. 12cm diameter and 26cm tall. Glass liner with non original p...

Luftwaffe Target Map/Documents - Scampton
3 sheets, 31 x 33cms. October 1940 dated an all sheets. Luftwaffe intelligence photo/map of R.A.F. Scampton (later base of the Dam Busters 617 ...

Luftwaffe Flying Gloves
Grey leather gloves with a wool fleece lining and press stud adjustable wrist strap (Prym stud). This pattern of glove found particular favour w...

Air Ministry Booklet : Homing Pigeons - Meritous S
12 x 18.5cm. Dated April 1919. The cover is in the form of a letter from the Air Council to breeders of homing pigeons for the pigeon service, t...

Canadian Red Cross Society P.O.W. Box
Approx. 34 x 24 x 12cm. Simple corrugated card box manufactured by Canadian Wirebound Boxes Ltd. of Montreal and Toronto. The 1944 annual report ...

B.O.A.C. Pattern Life Jacket
By Beaufort Air-Sea Equipment Ltd. Mark. 5C, dated June 1970. Vintage British Overseas Airways Corporation passenger life jacket in orange proof...

U.S WW2 Civil Air Patrol Type D-4 Computer
By Esso Aviation Products. Circular, approx. 11cm diameter. Manufactured in white plastic. Time & distance computer. Fully CAP marked. Very go...

WW2 'Flight' Identification Chart of German Aircra
Approx. 38 x 57cm. Printed on thick card. Shows all the major types and famous Luftwaffe aircraft including He112, Me109, Hs123, AR95, Hs126, Ju...

WW2 'Flight' Identification Chart of German Aircra
Approx. 38 x 57cm. Printed on thick card. Shows all the major types and famous Luftwaffe aircraft including He113, Me109, Hs126, Ju87, Fw187, M...

WW2 'Flight' Identification Chart of British Aircr
Approx. 38 x 57cm. Printed on thick card. Shows all the major types and famous RAF aircraft including the Spitfire, Hurricane, Defiant, Tomahaw...

WW2 'Flight' Identification Chart of British Aircr
Approx. 38 x 57cm. Printed on thick card. Shows all the major types and famous RAF aircraft including the Gladiator, Spitfire, Defiant, Hurrica...

Original Eisenhower D-Day Message
Paper, 15 x 23cm. An original copy of the message written by Dwight Eisenhower and given to the troops of the allied invasion force on the eve of...

French Airaile Flying Helmet & Gosport Tubes c.194
By E. Gueneau & Cie of Paris. Size 58. French Airaile flying helmet from the interwar/early WW2 period. The helmet is made from a hard shell co...

U.S.A.A.F. B-4 Lifevest - Just Used In Film Produc
Fully AAF marked. Date of manufacture is July 1943. The material remains very flexible and has quite good colour and only light soiling. It retai...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West
Stores ref. 22c/447. Size Medium. The cloth is generally in excellent condition and retains good even colour and only relatively light soiling. T...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Inflation Lever - 1st
Chromed metal 'lever' used to operate the CO2 cartridge within the bladder (stole). The inflation lever consists of a 'J' shaped handle that pivo...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Inflation Lever - 2nd
Brass (not the more commonly found chromed) metal 'lever' used to operate the CO2 cartridge within the bladder (stole). The inflation lever consi...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Floating Torch
Stores Ref. 5c/2728. The correct 2-piece “torch” for the 1941 patt. mae-west. The cylindrical metal battery container has virtually all of its blu...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Kapok Pads (set)
Stores ref. 22c/93. Full set of three pads. Calico cotton pads stuffed with kapok. The neck pad is Air Ministry & King's Crown marked. Some soi...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Whistle
The classic 'snail' whistle often seen hanging from the 1941 pattern Mae West or aircrew blouse. Chrome plated brass. Air Ministry King's Crown ...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Whistle
The classic 'snail' whistle often seen hanging from the 1941 pattern Mae West or aircrew blouse. Chrome plated brass. Air Ministry King's Crown ...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West
Stores ref. 22c/447. Size Medium. The cloth is generally in excellent condition and retains good even colour and only light soiling. The mae west...

R.A.F. 1932 Pattern Mae West Kapok Pads (set)
Complete set of three pads joined together with webbing tapes. Two rectangular side pads and a kidney shaped neck pad. Constructed using rubberise...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Inflation Lever
Chromed metal 'lever' used to operate the CO2 cartridge within the bladder (stole). The inflation lever consists of a 'J' shaped handle that ...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Inflation Lever
White metal 'lever' used to operate the CO2 cartridge within the bladder (stole) of the 1941 pattern Mae West. The inflation lever consists of ...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West CO2 Cylinder
First pattern, straight sided CO2 gas bottle. The cylinder is fully charged/unused. Extremely difficult to find now. Also suitable for Harnessuits...

R.A.F. 1932 Pattern Mae West Stole (Bladder)
Tropical pattern. The rubber stole was manufactured from best quality red (but also found in grey, orange, salmon pink or brick red) sheet rubbe...

R.C.A.F./ R.A.F. 1932 Pattern Mae West
RCAF Stores Ref. 22C/22, RAF Stores Ref. 22c/ *55 (actual jacket technically 22c/240). Manufactured by The Dominion Rubber Company Ltd. Size lar...

U.S.A.A.F. Rank Insignia - Pair
Original 2nd Lieutenant rank bars. Approx. 25mm in length. Pin backed. Perfectly matched unused old stock still on issue card. Storage wear on...

U.S.A.A.F. 8th AAF Bullion Patch
Superb wire bullion 8th AAF shoulder patch embroidered on felt with a hessian type backing. Some tarnishing and fading but in very good used cond...

R.A.F. Officer Rank 'Economy Pattern' Field Ser
By JRL Ltd. Birmingham. Extremely rare black plastic version of the standard officer rank sidecap badge. King's crown, eagle and backplate are ...

R.A.F. Navigator Brevet - Padded
Heavily padded 'N' brevet. Black cotton backing cloth. Some loss to backing but in excellent unused/unissued condition.. Stock code U16853....

R.A.F. Pilot Wing
Flat pilot wing in silk/silky oatmeal coloured thread on black felt. Very good used condition. Stock code U16003....

R.A.F. Flight Sergeant Crowns, Plastic, (pair)
By A Stanley & Sons, Walsall. Pair of rarer economy plastic crowns with split pin rear fixings. A proper matched pair. Excellent usedconditi...

R.C.A.F. Pilot Wing
Distinctive Canadian wing. Padded. Unfortunately this has some moth damage - mainly to the edges of the black felt background at the wingtips bu...

R.A.F.V.R. Lapel Badge
Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve lapel badge in white metal that looks like silver but has no hallmarks. Button hole type fixing to rear. Numbe...

R.A.F. Tropical Issue Pilot Wing
Beautiful padded pilot wing in oatmeal coloured silk thread on black felt with a black cloth backing. Probably a 'theatre made' example. Has had...

Japanese Army Winter Flying Suit
One-piece electrically wired winter issue flying suit in a heavy olive drab wool gabardine material. It has a zip fastener from the crotch to the...

WW1 Imperial German Air Force Flying Helmet
Typical 'standardized' pattern helmet in dark brown leather with a fleece/blanket lining and roll back, press-studded earflaps - studs marked 'PRY...

U.S.A.A.F. Flak Vest / Apron, A.I.D Marked
Flyer's Armor Vest M1, and Armor Apron M3. Intended for use by gunners, navigators, bombardiers and radio operators, whose duties involved standi...

U.S.A.A.F. A-2 Flying Jacket
The classic A-2 flying jacket. By Aero Leather Clothing Co. Marked as a size 40 but with a physical pit to pit (x2) measurement of about 44". ...

R.A.F. Irvin Flying Jacket - Largest Size Made
Stores ref. 22c/110. Size 8 (largest available). Physically measures approx. 52” so should be OK for around a 48” chest. Classic early to mid ...

R.A.F. Irvin Flying Jacket - History
Labelled as Ht. 6'1", Ch. 42", Wt. 38". Physically measures approx. 50” so should be OK for around a 44-46” chest in theory. Classic four panel ...

R.A.F. Irvin Flying Jacket Collar Strap
Black elastic strap with metal attachment clips to each end . These were fitted using the small brass 'eyes' sewn onto the rear of the Irvin coll...

R.A.F. 1930 Pattern Sidcot Flying Suit Collar
Stores ref. 22c/301. Size 6. Removeable collar used with the 1930 pattern 'Battle Of Britain' flying suit. This example has mid tan coloured fu...

R.A.F. 1930 Pattern Sidcot Flying Suit Collar
Stores ref. 22c/298. Size 3. Removeable collar used with the 1930 pattern 'Battle Of Britain' flying suit. This example has beautiful dense sof...

R.A.F. 'Beadon' Flying Suit
Stores ref. 22c/1051, Size 5 (5'8" - 5'11", 34-37"chest). The 'Beadon' suit, or as it is correctly termed, 'Lightweight Flying Overall', was intr...

R.A.F. Combined Pattern Flying Suit/Harnessuit - 1
Stores Ref. 15A/277. Size Medium. Dated 6th & 7th December 1940. Manufactured by G.Q. Parachute Co. Ltd. Dual Purpose type with provision for clip...

R.A.F. Irvin Flying Jacket Collar Strap
Black elastic strap with metal attachment clips to each end . These were fitted using the small brass 'eyes' sewn onto the rear of the Irvin co...

R.A.F. Irvin Flying Coat - Full Length
Extremely rare original full length Irvin. Looks just like a standard jacket down to the belt but has a lower 'skirt' area with Irvin trouser sty...

R.A.F. Irvin Flying Jacket
Physically measures approx. 48” so should be OK for around a 44” chest. Manufactured as a wired example this has the typical early single panel f...

R.A.F. Irvin Flying Jacket - Early Pattern
Physically measures approx. 48” so should be OK for around a 44” chest. Classic early example with single panel fronts and just one centre seam on...

R.A.F. 1930 Pattern Sidcot Flying Suit Liner (B-o-
Stores ref. 22c/53. Size 5. One-piece fur fleece fabric liner that buttons inside the 1930 pattern suit for extra warmth. Often referred to as ...

R.A.F. / F.A.A. Irvin Flying Jacket
Physically measures approx. 42 - 43” so should be OK for around a 38” chest. Early to mid war pattern with two panel front sections and a single ...

U.S.A.A.F. AN-H-15 Flying Helmet
Size Medium. By The Bates Shoe Co. Tan cotton helmet. The cloth is in excellent clean condition throughout. Shows minor storage age wear only. Fu...

U.S.A.A.F. ANB-H-1 Receivers + Cushions/R.A.F. Plu
By The Rola Co. Inc. Pair of ANB-H-1 receivers as fitted to most AAF flying helmets and headsets. This pair is wired to a tan coloured loom term...

U.S.A.A.F. HB-7 Headset - Just Used In Film Produc
Standard aircrew headset often seen worn by bomber pilots over the '50 mission crusher' cap. Fully wired with Headset HS33 loom, red PL354 jackp...

U.S.A.A.F. Type B-2 Winter Flying Cap
Approx. size 7. Constructed from 1/4" sheep shearling with an unusual black poly-acrylate finish. The cap featured a large stiff peak and foldi...

U.S.A.A.F. Type B-2 Winter Flying Cap
Approx. size 7. Constructed from 1/4" sheep shearling with a seal brown poly-acrylate finish. The cap featured a large stiff peak and folding '...

R.A.F. C-type Flying Helmet (Early Late Pattern)
Stores Ref. 22c/880, Size 4. The leather is completely supple but does have minor scuffing and wear and feels slightly dry. It would certainly be...

R.A.F. B-type Flying Helmet
Label removed but almost certainly manufactured by Frank Bryan. Approx. size 3. The overall appearance is good to very good. The leather is sup...

F.A.A. / R.A.F. C-type Flying Helmet (Early patter
Extremely rare early pattern zip-eared C-type. The leather is generally in good condition - clean, very supple and undamaged. Fitted with 4 gogg...

R.A.F. Type D Flying Helmet (late patt.)
No size markings but appears to be a 4 (largest produced). Intended for use in tropical/desert climates in the Middle East, Mediterranean, North ...

R.A.F. C-type Flying Helmet (Late Pattern)
Stores Ref. 22c/880, Size 4 (7 1/2 - 7 3/4). The leather is completely supple and in excellent condition. All straps are good and retain virtua...

R.A.F. E-type Flying Helmet (late pattern) - DFC H
Unknown size but appears to be a 3 or 4. The aertex cloth is in very good overall condition showing fairly light use and soiling only. Both rubbe...

R.A.F. C-type Flying Helmet (Late Pattern)
Stores Ref. 22c/880, Size 4 (7 1/2 - 7 3/4). Faint reference markings only. The leather is completely supple and in excellent overall condition....

R.A.F. D-type Flying Helmet - (Late Pattern)
Stores ref. 22c/971, size 3. Intended for use in tropical/desert climates in the Middle East, Mediterranean, North Africa etc. and incorporating...

R.A.F. C-type Flying Helmet (Early Late Pattern)
Stores Ref. 22c/877, Size 1. The leather is in super condition - completely supple and without damage or wear. All straps are good and retain m...

R.C.A.F. /R.C.N. Zip-Eared Flying Helmet
By the Palter Cap Co., Toronto, Canada. Size 7, 1/4. Manufactured in a pale green cotton with zipped leather earpieces and a drab green felt lin...

R.A.F. C-type Flying Helmet (Early Pattern)
Stores ref. 22c/451. Size 3. The leather is generally in excellent condition - clean,supple and showing only light use/wear. Fitted with 4 gogg...

R.N. / F.A.A. C-type Flying Helmet - USAAF Receive
Large size (almost certainly a 4). The leather is in very good overall condition, clean and fully supple. There is some minor abrasion at each sid...

R.A.F. Flying Helmet /Oxygen Mask 'Flat Hook'
Flat hook in white metal. Has twin female press stud fasteners for attaching it to an early type C, D or E helmet thus allowing the use of a type...

1930s Private Purchase Lewis Flying Helmet
By D Lewis Ltd. Motor & Aviation Equipment. Small to medium size. Typical 1930s private purchase helmet in dark brown leather with chamois lini...

R.A.F. 'Gosport' Communication Tubes/Earpieces
Stores ref. 6F/154 (tubes). Used for communication between pilot and co-pilot - usually within biplane cockpits. The fabric covered flexible met...

U.S.A.A.F. AN6531 Type II Sunglasses
Classic AAF sunglasses with nickel silver wire frames, wraparound 'comfort' side-arms and green/grey tinted glass lenses. Beige sweat brow pad an...

U.S.A.A.F. Type AN6530 Goggles
By the Chas Fischer Spring Co. Long streamlined vents & one-piece rubber face cushion. The frame is generally very good with just a little tarni...

U.S.A.A.F. Type B-8 Flying Goggles, Boxed
By Rochester Optical Manufacturing Co. The rubber frame is in excellent condition and fully AAF marked. The chamois backing has average even soili...

U.S.A.A.F. Flying Goggle Kit, #1086
By Polariod Corporation. The rubber frame is marked 'Aviation Goggle No. 1065' and also as 'Type B8'. This is in excellent condition bar some ver...

U.S.A.A.F. 'Used' Weclo Fog Free Goggles
By Welsh Industrial Eye & Protection Equipment (Welsh Mfg. Co. Prov. Rhode Island. These black rubber goggles feature a central lens division and ...

R.A.F. MK.IV Series Goggle Guide/Poppers
Small black painted brass open-sided tubes attached to a press stud. One of these was attached to each of the strap loops on the MK.IV series gog...

R.A.F. Goggles, Dark Adaption, MK.1A
Stores Ref. 22c/875. Simple soft leather facemask with circular metal lens housings and basic elastic strap. Fitted with red filter lenses. The...

R.A.F. Spectacles, Mark VI. (Polariod)
Stores Ref. 22c/882. Intended for use when flying over water surfaces and under severe reflected-glare conditions. They provided an excellent filt...

R.A.F. Spectacles, Anti-Glare Type E.2.
By M.W. & Co. Ltd. EPNS wire frames with circular blue-grey tinted glass lenses, wrap around side-arms and leather side-shields. Very light tarni...

R.A.F. MK.VIII Flying Spectacles
Stores Ref. 22c/961. Size medium. Standard WW2 issue MK.VIII anti-glare spectacles/sunglasses with grey/green tinted lenses in steel wire frames...

R.A.F. MK.VIII Flying Goggles
Stores Ref. 22c/930. The frames have slight distortion (left side) but are in very good overall condition with only minor paint rubbing on expose...

R.A.F. MK.II Flying Goggles
Goggles, Flying Lightweight. Stores Ref. 22c/44. More commonly known as the MK.II. Technically an interwar pattern but still in use well into t...

R.A.F. MK.IIIA Flying Goggles
Stores ref. 22c/62. One of the classic 'Battle of Britain' pattern goggles. The frame retains most of the original paint finish with only minor...

R.A.F. MK.VIII Flying Goggles
Stores Ref. 22c/930. The frames are in good overall condition with relatively minor paint rubbing on exposed edges and light verdigris deposits. ...

R.A.F. MK.VIII Flying Goggles, Boxed
Stores Ref. 22c/930. The frames are in excellent condition showing very little wear and with slight rubbing on exposed edges only. The leather su...

R.A.F. MK.III Flying Goggles
Stores Ref. 22c/69. One of the classic 'Battle of Britain' pattern goggles. The frame is in very good to excellent condition with virtually no rub...

R.A.F. MK.VIII Flying Goggles, Boxed With Spares
Stores Ref. 22c/930. The frames are in excellent condition showing no wear at all. The leather surround and suede backing is also excellent showi...

R.A.F MK.IIIA Flying Goggles
Stores ref. 22c/62. One of the classic 'Battle of Britain' pattern goggles. The frame retains virtually all of the original paint finish with onl...

R.A.F. Mk.IIIA Flying Goggles
Stores ref. 22c/62. One of the classic 'Battle of Britain' pattern goggles. The frame retains some of the original paint finish and is generally ...

R.A.F. MK.VIII Flying Goggles, Boxed
Stores Ref. 22c/930. The frames are in excellent condition showing no real wear at all. The leather surround and suede backing is also excellent ...

R.A.F. MK.VII Flying Goggles
Stores Ref. 22c/827. The frame is generally in good/sound condition but has some distortion and paint loss. The leather surround is very good an...

R.A.F. MK.IVB Flying Goggles c/w Flipshield, Boxed
Stores Ref. 22c/167 (Goggles), 22c/113 (Screen, Anti-Glare). The frame is in excellent original condition with no damage and virtually no paint l...

R.A.F. MK.VIII Flying Goggles, Boxed
Stores Ref. 22c/930. The frames are in excellent condition showing very little wear and with slight rubbing on exposed edges only. The leather su...

R.A.F. MK.IV Flying Goggles c/w Flipshield
By Levers Optical Ltd. Stores Ref. 22c/111 (Goggles), 22c/113 (Screen, Anti-Glare). The first of the MK.IV series goggles. Manufactured with a p...

R.A.F. MK.III Flying Goggles
Stores Ref. 22c/69. One of the classic 'Battle of Britain' pattern goggles. The frame is in quite good condition but there are some small knocks a...

R.A.F. MK.VIII Flying Goggles
Stores Ref. 22c/930. The frames are in excellent overall condition with only very minor paint rubbing on exposed edges. The leather surround is...

R.A.F. MK.IVB Flying Goggles c/w Anti-Glare Screen
Stores Ref. 22c/167. 22c/113 (Screen, Anti-Glare). The frame is in good condition. It is a little soiled but has relatively low paint loss. It...

R.A.F. Type D Electric Flying Gauntlet Linings
By Windak. Stores ref. 22c/716/719, Size large. A pair of type D electric flying gauntlet linings. Manufactured in stockinette fleece, to whic...

R.A.F. Type D Flying Gauntlets
Stores ref. 22c/768/771, Size 9. The leather is in good supple condition. They have some spot marks and some staining to the fingers of the left...

R.A.F. 1933 Pattern Flying Gauntlets
Size 9. Stores Ref. 22c/266/271. 'Battle of Britain' flying gauntlets. Unusually these are a very good colour match - probably due to the glove...

R.A.F. Silk Inner Flying Gloves
Size 8. Cream silk/rayon inner gloves as worn with other RAF gauntlets. Whilst this is a pair the cuff seam of the left glove has come apart revea...

R.A.F. Type D Flying Gauntlets
Stores ref. 22c/767/770, Size 8.5 (although only one glove has a label (loose) and that has been corrected to a size 9? The leather is in excell...

U.S.A.A.F. A-10 Flying Boots
By Bristolite. Size large. Technically, 'Shoe, Flying, Heavy Winter, Type A-10'. Standardized in July 1941. Knee length and manufactured in 3/...

U.S.N. Bu-Aero M380B Flying Boots
By Hood, Size medium. Similar to the classic AAF A-6 boot and manufactured in seal brown polyacrylate dyed/lacquered 3/4" shearling with a heavy ...

R.A.F. 1936 Pattern Flying Boots - History
Stores Ref. 22c/80. Size 10/11. 1938 dated. The leather is generally in very good condition apart from a surface cut across the top of the righ...

R.A.F 1940 Pattern Flying Boots
Stores Ref. 22c/438. Size 8. The brown suede uppers are in very good '+' condition with only minor rubbing and soiling. The rubber “galosh” sect...

R.A.F. Aircrew Flying Boots Socks
'Stockings, White' worn with most flying boots. More of a creamy white colour really. In excellent unused condition with storage wear only. There ...

R.A.F. 1943 'Escape' Pattern Flying Boot Knife
Original knife as used with the 1943 pattern boots. This was inserted into a small pocket in the right boot and used in the event of evasion to c...

R.A.F. 1936 Pattern Flying Boots
Approx. size 9. The leather is in good overall condition bar normal 'wear & tear' and considerable surface crazing to the rear heel area of the ...

R.A.F. Used 'Locket' Escape/Evasion Compass
Standard 0.5" escape compass encased in a small plastic pouch to seal against humidity. A simple cotton tape was added so the compass could be wo...

Escape Compass - Bakelite Button
Black bakelite button with integral magnetised section. Small dots on the reverse of the button indicate North & South. When suspended by a thre...

R..A.F. Escape & Evasion Map - European Theatre
Sheet 43A/B. Large double sided colour silk/rayon map, approx. 73 x 73cm. 1 : 1000,000. Covers North West France, West & Central Belgium, parts...

R.A.F. Escape & Evasion Map - Zones of France
Sheet 'Zones of France'. Second Edition. Large single sided colour silk/rayon map, approx. 58 x 60cm. 1 : 2000,000. With inset of frontiers....

R.A.F. 'Used' Blood Chit
Rayon blood chit, approx. 28 x 50cm. Printed in red, blue and black. For use by British aircrews flying missions over Asia. Printed with the Unio...

R.A.F. Escape & Evasion Map - European Theatre
Sheet 43A/B. Large double sided colour silk/rayon map, approx. 73 x 73cm. 1 : 1000,000. Covers North West France, West & Central Belgium, parts...

R.A.F. Escape & Evasion Buckle Compass
This cleverly concealed escape compass is based on a standard battledress belt buckle. The central bar of the buckle has a small sliding metal sle...

R.A.F. / S.O.E. Razor Blade Compass
The Fleet Safety Razor Blade by The Dominion Steel Corp. Ltd. of Sheffield. An individually wrapped razor blade that has been magnetized so that...

R.A.F. / S.O.E. Quarter Inch Escape Compass
Tiny cylindrical brass cased compass with single disc rotor having a luminous dot to indicate North. Glass cover. Approximately 1/4" diameter. ...

R.A.F. M.K.IID Cockpit Clock
Stores Ref. 6a/1150. Bakelite cased and approx. 6cm in diameter. Self starting 8-day movement with a centre second hand. The bezel is screwed o...

R.A.F. Aircraft Magneto Switch
Stores Ref. 5C/625. By lundberg. White vitreous enamelled porcelain base with brown bakelite domed cover & twin brass toggle switches. Beautifu...

R.A.F. Lancaster Magneto Switches / Gate
Stores ref. 5C/1252. Set of two twin toggle switches for the Magnetos on Lancaster and other wartime four-engined bombers. Complete with the 'Ga...

R.A.F. Aircraft Sutton Harness
Stores ref. 6F/182 (?). Webbing harness that was used to secure the pilot into the seat of his fighter aircraft. Sutton Harnesses were used in m...

R.A.F. Station Lightswitch / Aircraft Cockpit Swi
Stores Ref. 5C/769. By Landor. 2-way tumbler switch. 5 Amp white vitreous enamelled porcelain base with brown bakelite cover & brass toggle ...

R.A.F. Fighter Aircraft Sutton Harness
Webbing harness that was used to secure the pilot into the seat of his fighter aircraft. Sutton Harnesses were used in many wartime and pre-war a...

R.A.F. Spitfire / Hurricane Rearview Mirror
Rectangular type. Approx. 12 x 6.5cm. Manufactured in brass with solid brass mounting brackets to rear. Air Ministry and Crown marked. The actual ...

R.A.F. 'Fighter' Control Grip
Stores Ref. AH/2040. By CCG (Canadian Carr Foundry). This alloy AH2040, although technically suitable for the Hawker Hurricane (by ref. no.), ha...

R.A.F. Pilot's Notes - Auster IV, V & V Floatplane
A.P. 2440 D & E. Original 2nd edition copy dated 11/45. For aircraft with Lycoming 0-290-3 Engine. 22 pages with pullout diagrams/photos. Covers ...

R.A.F. Pilot's Cockpit Drill - Me109
Hardcover/ring bound, 11 x 18cms. Rare flip chart notes used for captured Luftwaffe Messerschmitt Me109 fighters. Begins with Emergency drill an...

R.A.F. MK.XIV /XIVA Lancaster Bomber Bombing Compu
Rare opportunity to purchase an original Lancaster bomber bombing computer. The main feature of the Mk. XIV was that it provided the bomb aimer w...

U.S.A.A.F. Oxygen Regulator
Oxygen Regulator Type A-8A. By The Bendix Aviation Corp. Regulators were used to reduce the pressure of compressed oxygen flowing from the aircr...

R.A.F. Navigator's D.F.C. Medal Grouping & Resear
Fine medal group to Warrant Officer James Pettey (1539605), RAFVR, 500 Squadron, Mediterranean Allied AIr Force. Comprises Distinguished Flying C...

Japanese Naval Aviator's Electrically Heated Flyi
By The Mitsubishi Manufacturing Co. Rare complete electrically heated suit in brown brushed cotton with a silk/rayon lining. Comprises the jac...

R.A.F. Irvin Flying Jacket - Largest Size Made
'Irvinsuit' jacket by Irving Air Chute of Great Britain. Stores ref. 22c/110. Size 8 (largest available) Ht. 6'2 - 6'4", Ch. 42-44", Wt. 4...

R.A.F. Irvin Flying Jacket
Physically measures approx. 48-49” so should be OK for around a 44-45” chest. Classic early mid-war example with four panel front/back. The lea...

R.A.F. Irvin Flying Jacket
Physically measures approx. 45” so should be OK for around a 40/41” chest. Classic early mid war example with single panel fronts and a four-panel...

R.A.F. Oxygen Mask Tube / Connectors
Standard wartime pattern corrugated rubber oxygen tube complete with screw-threaded top connector for attaching to a G-type or H-type mask . Fitte...

R.A.F. Oxygen Mask Tube / Connectors
Standard wartime pattern corrugated rubber oxygen tube complete with screw-threaded top connector for attaching to a G-type or H-type mask . Fitte...

U.S.A.A.F. Flying Helmet / Oxygen Mask 'Flat Hook
By Rauf Co, Providence, Rhode Island. Flat hook in black painted white metal. Has integral female press studs for attachment to AAF/USN flying ...

R.A.F. Type E Series Oxygen Mask Hose Clip
Correct sprung wire clip used to fasten the upper end of the oxygen tube onto the aluminium inlet pipe of the E series oxygen masks. Rare to fin...

Medal Groups to R.A.F. Corporal & Wife
Medals to a husband and wife. RAF Corporal L R Cole received the war medal and his wife WAAF E.B. M Cole received the war and defence medals. Bo...

R.A.F. Fighter Aircraft Sutton Harness
Webbing harness that was used to secure the pilot into the seat of his fighter aircraft. Sutton Harnesses were used in many wartime and pre-war a...

R.A.F. Observer Type Parachute Pack
Stores Ref. 15A/141. Two point detachable chest pack. Attaches to the harness by the engagement of a pair of steel loops with a pair of hooded sna...

U.S.A.A.F. C-1 Vest type Matchcase / Compass
By 'Dupage'. Burgandy coloured bakelite container with a screw-off lid which houses a small compass. The lid has a side 'window' for use wit...

Horlicks Tablets Ration Tin
Metal box approx. 11 x 8 x 2.5cms. Printed to the lid "Horlicks Tablets - A Complete Food - 24 Hour Ration - As Supplied To The Air Ministry". ...

Standard 0.5 Inch Escape Compass
Brass cased compass with black painted finish. Approx. 0.5" diameter. 'Star' rotor with luminous dots to indicate North & South. These were ...

R.A.F. 'Lapel' Bar Escape Compass
Flat bar type compass in a rounded diamond shape. Luminous dots to indicate North & South. There is a hole to the centre to enable the user to t...

Air Ministry Emergency Flying Ration, MK.II
Stores Ref. 27P/7. Approx. 11 x 8.5 x 2.8cm. Gilt metal box - much like an old tobacco tin. Printed with A 'Crown' M to lid and with contents...

U.S.A.A.F. Officers' Visor Cap
Labelled as 7 1/4 but seems smaller? Chocolate gabardine cap with dark leather bill, front and rear straps. Good, reasonably clean and moth fre...

R.A.F. Tempest/Typhoon Fighter Aircraft Sutton Har
Stores Ref. 6F/201, Type CK (all quite faint/indistinct). Webbing harness that was used to secure the pilot into the seat of his fighter aircraft...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Inflation Lever
Brass (not the more commonly found chromed) metal 'lever' used to operate the CO2 cartridge within the bladder (stole). The inflation lever con...

U.S.A.A.F. Oxygen Regulator
Oxygen Regulator Type A-8A. By The Bendix Aviation Corp. Regulators were used to reduce the pressure of compressed oxygen flowing from the aircr...

R.A.F. MK.4A Lifejacket
By P Frankenstein & Sons (Manchester) Ltd, a special production of Beaufort Equipment Ltd. Stores ref. 22c/1878. Orange fabric 'waistcoat' wit...

R.A.F. Suits Flying, MK.2/2A c/w Scarf
Stores ref. 22c/1905. Size 2 (ht. 60-64, weight greater than 146lbs.) 1960. Medium weight light blue cotton flying suit with front zip fastener...

R.A.F. Other Ranks Shirt/Collar
Stores ref. 22B/136 (shirt), 22B/334 (collar). 14.5" collar size. Chest physically measures approx. 44". Fully opening front. Single cuffs. ...

R.A.F. Suits Flying, MK.2/2A
Stores ref. 22c/1908. Size 5 (ht. 5'8 - 6', weight under 174lbs.) Medium weight light blue cotton flying suit with front zip fastener; angled ...

U.S.A.A.F. 8th AAF English Made Patch
English made 'stubby' winged 8th AAF shoulder patch embroidered on felt. Some moth trailing evident, otherwise in good used condition. Stock...

Official King Edward VIII Government Briefcase
Edward VIII ascended the British throne on 20th January 1936 following the death of his father King George V. Due to his infamous relationship wi...

F.A.A. / R.A.F. C-type Flying Helmet
Size 2. The leather is in excellent overall condition, clean and fully supple. Good straps and all press studs retain virtually all of their brow...

U.S.A.A.F. Type B-2 Winter Flying Cap
By The Werber Sportswear Co. Size 7. Constructed from 1/4" sheep shearling with a seal brown poly-acrylate finish. The cap featured a large s...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Floating Torch (Boxed
Stores Ref. 5c/2728. The correct 2-piece “torch” for the 1941 patt. mae-west. The cylindrical metal battery container has its original pale drab b...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Whistle
The classic 'snail' whistle often seen hanging from the 1941 pattern Mae West or aircrew blouse. Chrome plated brass. Air Ministry King's Cro...

R.A.F. Egg Cup
By Globe Pottery - North Staffordshire Pottery Co. Ltd. White china egg cup with King's Crown 'R.A.F.' crest to one side. Maker's marks to ba...

R.A.F. Soup Bowl
By Mintons. White ceramic bowl approx. 25cm diameter. Marked with 'R.A.F.' & King's Crown within a blue circle on the rim of the bowl. Shows...

Battle of Britain Merlin Engine Piston Ashtray
Alloy ashtray created from the piston from a Rolls Royce Merlin engine as used in the Battle of Britain. Engraved with part of Churchill's famou...

R.A.F. Height & Airspeed Computor, MK.II
By The London Nameplate Mfg. Co. Ltd. Stores ref. 6B/131. 1940 date code. Circular white metal instrument. Has rotating discs for setting the g...

Air Ministry Dividers
By Thornton. Air Ministry King's Crown marked and 1939 dated. Chrome plated 'bow' dividers for use by navigators when map plotting. Approx. ...

R.A.F. R-type Oxygen Mask
Size medium. Dated 4/58. Fitted with the earlier type 57 microphone and the adjustable metal 'horseshoe' harness for use with flying helmet ho...

R.A.F. H-type Oxygen Mask
Size medium. Dated 1/66. Fitted with the smaller plastic Amplivox 13100 microphone. The rubber is in very good overall condition with minor cra...

English Electric 'Lightning' Desk Model
Chrome plated white metal desk model of this famous RAF supersonic jet fighter aircraft. Approx. 19cm in length and 13cm wingspan. Mounted on a...

R.A.F. MK.2.A Bonedome Case
Stores ref. 22c/1253124. Blue rigid fibre case for the MK.2A bonedome. Shows use and wear with scratches/scuffs and surface corrosion of metal p...

US War Dept. Guide To Great Britain
'A Short Guide To Great Britain'. US Govt. Printing Office, 1942. P/b, 10.5x13.5cm., 33p. Essentially a guide for American troops heading for...

RFC - Interwar Period Flying Goggles
Typical private purchase flying goggles of the 1910 - 1930 period. Oval white metal frames, sprung knitted fabric backing edged with fur and simp...

Interwar Bausch & Lomb / Centex Goggles - Boxed
Goggles by Bausch & Lomb Optical Co. of Rochester, New York. Interesting lightweight gogglemask. Steel wire frame fitted with a single 'Centex...

R.A.F. MK.VII Flying Goggles
Stores Ref. 22c/827. The frame is generally very good with only minor paint rubbing on exposed edges. The leather surround is equally good and the...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Floating Torch
Stores Ref. 5c/2728. The correct 2-piece “torch” for the 1941 patt. mae-west. The cylindrical metal battery container has its original pale drab b...

R.A.F. 1930 Pattern Sidcot Flying Suit
Stores Ref. 22c/311. Size 2 (Ht. 5'5\"-5'6", Br. 33/35", Wt. 30-32", Seat 35-38", Leg 28"). Early wartime version of the Sidcot produced ...

F.A.A. / R.A.F. C-type Flying Helmet (Early patter
Extremely rare early pattern zip-eared C-type. The leather is generally in good condition - quite clean, very supple and undamaged bar minor abra...

R.A.F. Fighter Aircraft Sutton Harness
Webbing harness that was used to secure the pilot into the seat of his fighter aircraft. Sutton Harnesses were used in many wartime and pre-war a...

R.A.F. Irvinsuit Flying Trousers
Size 4 - (Wt. 32-34",Seat 38-40", Leg 31.5"). Standard Irvin trousers in mid brown leather with mid tan dense fur lining, flapped knee pockets...

U.S.A.A.F. B-17 Load Adjuster
By Cox & Stevens Aircraft Corp. Load adjuster for the B-17E & B-17F 'Flying Fortress' bombers. Looks similar to a conventional slide rule but ...

R.A.F. Fighter Pilot 'Type' Scarf
Blue rayon scarf with hand embroidered RAF King's crown crest to one end. Tasselled ends. Approx. 20 x 114cms. Typical of those made from patt...

R.A.F. Napkin Rings
By Walker & Hall. Electroplated nickel silver (EPNS) napkin/serviette rings engraved with King's Crown RAF crest. They are somewhat tarnished a...

Luftwaffe Dinner Bowl
By Thun of Germany. Approx. 24cm diameter. Shallow white ceramic bowl or deep plate. Clear Luftwaffe markings to base with eagle & swastika plu...

WW1 Red Cross / Zeppelin Souvenir
Orginally sold by the British Red Cross to help wounded troops in the trenches. This is a small length of steel wire from the first German Zeppeli...

U.S.A.A.F. Air-Ground Message Pouch
Cotton canvas pouch approx. 19 x 11cm. Flapped closure to one end secured with a 'lift-the-dot' type fastening. Spring clip attachment to the ot...

R.A.F. Pilot's Battedress Blouse
War Service Dress Blouse. Unlabelled. Appears similar or perhaps slightly bigger than the labelled size 12 listed previously (Ht. 5'9-5'10", ...

R.A.F. Inter-War Pantaloons
By J Compton, Sons & Webb, Ltd. London. Size 20 (Height 5'9 - 5'10", Wt. 31", Breech 37", Leg 23"). 1928 Dated. Here we have what appear ...

U.S.A.A.F. M-357-A Dinghy Radio Kite
Box kite constructed of tubular aluminium and cotton. Used to hoist the aerial cable for the 'Gibson Girl' radio issued with multi-man dinghies...

R.A.F K-type Dinghy Drogue
Stores ref. 27C/1890. Collapsible white cotton sea drogue used to reduce drifting of the dinghy. It looks a bit like a small windsock and has a ...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Survival Back Pack
Stores ref. 22P/24. (Tropical). Issued to aircrews operating over enemy or uninhabited territory or over great expanses of water. Introduced in...

R.A.F. K-type Dinghy Leak Stoppers
Stores Ref. 27c/1903. Set of three stoppers (wooden size 1 and rubber size 2 & 3). Conical in shape and threaded externally so they could be scr...

R.A.F. K-type Dinghy Mast
Stores ref. 27C/2054. The mast consists of seven light alloy metal tubes which telescope to a minimum length of 38cm. When extended, the overall...

R.A.F. K-type Dinghy Sail
Stores Ref. 27C/2085. Manufactured from cotton fabric, dyed red and in the form of an isosceles triangle. The edges and corners are reinforced a...

R.A.F. / U.S.A.A.F. M-357-A Dinghy Radio Kite
Box kite constructed of tubular aluminium and cotton. Used to hoist the aerial cable for the 'Gibson Girl' radio issued with multi-man dinghies...

F.A.A. Pilot Wing
Padded bullion Fleet Air Arm pilot's wing. Approx. 95mm span. Fine cloth backing. Very good '+' used condition. Stock code U17380...

R.A.F. Other Ranks Field Service Cap
By J Collett Ltd. Size 7 1/4, 1944 dated. Standard sidecap with brass buttons and badge. Light fading/soiling and has very minor moth trailing...

R.A.F Pilot Wing
Super heavily padded pilot wing in silk thread on black felt with a hessian and paper backing. A lovely shaped wing in very good condition. Prob...

R.A.F. Pilot Wing - Early
Unusual early flat pilot wing in silk oatmeal coloured thread on green - yes green felt with a paper backing. coarse hessian type cloth backing. ...

WW1 R.F.C./R.N.A.S. Type Officer Rank Brown Field
Size 8. Knee length unlined chestnut brown leather boots with lacing at the instep and a small buckled strap/gusset at the top of the leg. Inte...

U.S.A.A.F. Airgunner Safety Belt, Type A-3
'Belt, Gunners' Safety, Type A-3'. By The Irving Air Chute Co. Inc. Manufactured using parachute harness type webbing this safety harness was ...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West
Stores ref. 22c/447. Size medium. The cloth is in very good condition and retains good even colour with only light soiling. The mae west retains...

R.A.F. Bakelite Practice Bomb
Approx. 40cm in length and unscrews into 3 separate pieces. Brown bakelite with painted steel 'fin'. Would originally have had a metal collar ...

R.A.F. Fighter Pilot 'Type' Scarf
White/cream rayon scarf with hand embroidered RAF King's crown crest to one end. Tasselled ends. Approx. 16 x 108cms. Typical of those made fr...

R.A.F. Fighter Pilot 'Type' Scarf
Green rayon scarf with hand emBroidered RAF King's crown crest to one end. Tasselled ends. Approx. 29 x 130cms. Typical of those made from pat...

Press Photo - The Dam Busters
Official press release photo. B+w, approx. 25 x 20cms. Shows a scene from the 1956 film 'The Dam Busters', the now legendary story of the missio...

Press Photo - Reach For The Sky Film / Douglas Bad
Official press release photo. B+w, approx. 19 x 24cms. Shows a scene from the 1956 film 'Reach For The Sky', the epic story of Douglas Bader. S...

Official Press Photo - Halifax Bomber
Official WW2 press photo. B+w, approx. 19 x 24cms. Shows a Halifax bomber flying over another Halifax on the ground. Dated in pencil to rear - 1...

R.A.F. Suit Aircrew, Cold Weather Mark 3 Jacket
Size 7. Height 182 - 190cms. chest 90 - 100cms, waist 78 -86cms. 1976 dated. A nice early example of the olive drab version of the MK.3 jacke...

R.A.F. Overalls, Flying, Cold Weather Mark 3 Trous
Stores ref. 22c/1301237. Size 6. Ht. 5'8" - 5'11", Wt. 34 - 38". 1971 dated. Olive drab green flying trousers that, with the Mark 3 jacket...

R.A.F. Coverall, Aircrew, Immersion, Inner, MK.3
Stores ref. 22c/1388544. Size 8, Ht. 100-188, chest 99-107cm. Dated March 1978. Rarely found fleece lining worn beneath an immersion suit - in ...

R.A.F. Coverall, Aircrew, Immersion, MK.10
By Beaufort, stores ref. 22c/1300229, size 6, height 5'8" - 5'11", chest 39-42". Dated 5/78. Waterproof/dry flying suit with latex neck an...

U.S.A.F. Coverall, Flyer's, Summer, YAGC-91-03
Coveralls Flyer's, Summer, Fire Resistant, YAGC-91-03. Size 42R. By Ricochet Manufacturing Co. Inc. Essentially this is a standard USAF CWU-27...

R.A.F. / Air Ministry Mae West 'Ditching' Whistl
The classic 'snail' whistle often seen hanging from the 1941 pattern Mae West or aircrew blouse. Chrome plated brass. Air Ministry King's Cro...

R.A.F. 'Barbados' Nationality Titles
Pair of other ranks 'Barbados' shoulder titles in light blue lettering on a black background. Good matched pair. Appear unused but do have som...

R.A.F. 'South Africa' Nationality Titles
Pair of other ranks 'South Africa' shoulder titles in light blue lettering on a black background. Hessian backed. Not a perfect matched pair b...

R.A.F. 'Norway' Nationality' Title
Single other ranks 'Norway' shoulder title in white lettering on a black background. Excellent unused condition. Stock code U17177....

R.A.F. 'Jersey' Nationality Title
Single other ranks shoulder title in light blue lettering on a black background. Coarse weave cotton backing. Worn by OR volunteers from Jersey....

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Inflation Lever
Brass (not the more commonly found chromed) metal 'lever' used to operate the CO2 cartridge within the bladder (stole). The inflation lever con...

Official Admirality Photo - FAA Aircrew Briefing
Official Admiralty Photo. B+w, approx. 25 x 20cms. Shows FAA aircrew at a briefing for an attack on the German Battleship Tirpitz in Alten Fjord, ...

Official Air Ministry Photo - Assembling a Horsa G
Official Air Ministry Photo. B+w, approx. 25 x 20cms. Overhead photo showing a 'finished Horsa glider ready for operation. It has just been thro...

Official Air Ministry Photo - Assembling a Horsa G
Official Air Ministry Photo. B+w, approx. 25 x 20cms. Shows airframe workers with the 30 sections of a Horsa glider. Comprehensive caption to ...

Official Air Ministry Photo - RAF Fighters Shoot D
Official Air Ministry Photo. B+w, approx. 25 x 20cms. Shows one of the flying bombs which was shot down over Southern England. 'Fighter pilots f...

Official Air Ministry Photo - New Mosquito Weapons
Official Air Ministry Photo. B+w, approx. 25 x 20cms. Titled 'Day Bomber Squadron Use New Mosquitos In Cross-Channel Bombing Offensive'. Shows ...

Official Air Ministry Photo - Blitzing Berlin : La
Official Air Ministry Photo. B+w, approx. 25 x 20cms. Shows a bomber command Lancaster Mk.1 waiting to take off in the flare path of the runway. ...

Official Air Ministry Photo - Polish Bomber Squadr
Official Air Ministry Photo. B+w, approx. 25 x 20cms. Shows groudcrews of a Polish bomber squadron preparing their Wellington for the night's op...

Official Photo - AAF Aircraft Arriving in Britain
Official Photo. B+w, approx. 25 x 20cms. Shows a USAAF Thunderbolt aircraft being unloaded from a freighter at a British port. Captioned to rear. ...

R.A.F. E-Type Flying Helmet - Late Pattern
Indistict markings but would appear to be a size 4, Stores Ref. 22c/976. The aertex cloth is in excellent overall condition showing only light use...

U.S.N. Civil Date Indicator Aeronautical Clock
By Waltham Watch Co. Metal cased cockpit clock, approx. 8cm diameter. Black dial with luminous 24 hour Arabic numerals and hands. Smaller inner ...

German Army Officers Mess/Duty Clock
By Junghans. Metal cased, approx. 7cm diamter. Black dial with white luminous Arabic numerals and hands. Subsidiary seconds dial at the 6 O'cl...

R.A.F. Type P-8 Aircraft Compass
Stores ref. 6B/1672. As fitted in Spitfires and many other wartime fighter aircraft. Light paint chipping and wear. The fluid has evaporated bu...

U.S.A.A.F. C-1 Survival Vest Mosquito Repellent
By The Davies Young Soap Co. Correct olive drab painted screw topped tin for the C-1 vest. Approx. 5 x 8 x 2.5cm. Complete with contents. Prin...

U.S.A.A.F. C-1 Survival Vest Type 'Scout' Knife
By Camper. Small pocket knife with faux black staghorn handle. Approx. 9.5cm long (closed). Two blades, a bottle opener and a can opener. Good ...

U.S.A.A.F. C-1 Survival Vest Reversible Hat
Hat, Yellow On One Side, Olive Drab On The Other. DWG-44G-5062. Extremely rare 'bush' hat supplied with the C-1 vest. Used to protect against ...

U.S.A.A.F. C-1 Survival Vest Pistol Cover
Holster, Plastic, Waterproof. This is the holster for the .45 pistol and is manufactured from semi transparent flexible plastic. When closed car...

R.A.F. Observer Brevet
Nice flat 'O' brevet in oatmeal coloured silk thread on a black felt with a fine cloth backing. Unissued old stock. Superb. Stock code U1675...

R.A.F. Flying Suit MK.III Survival Knife
Stores ref. : 22c/1278106. By Joseph Rodgers of Sheffield. Approx. 21cm in length. Postwar standard aircrew issue until replaced by the unpopul...

U.S.A.A.F. C.B.I. Enlisted Mans Tunic
Standard enlisted mans 4-pocket tunic with technical sergeant (2nd grade) stripes, a very nice theatre made silk and cotton China,Burma, India sh...

R.A.F. MK.VII Flying Goggle Anti-Glare Shield
Stores Ref. 22c/836. Very rare perspex 'flipshield', or more correctly, 'Screen, anti-glare'. This has surface scuffs/scratches and the me...

WW2 French L'Armee de L'Air Pilot's Dress Cap c
Dark blue wool peaked cap with leather peak, striped band denoting Lieutenant Colonel rank and braided gold cord chinstrap. The bullion cap badge...

R.A.F. B-type Flying Helmet
Size 2 (6 7/8 - 7). The overall appearance is very good and the leather is supple with good original finish. There are a few small nicks and area...

R.A.F. D-type Flying Helmet (Late Patt.)
Stores ref. 22c/972, size 4. Intended for use in tropical/desert climates in the Middle East, Mediterranean, North Africa etc and incorporating a ...

R.A.F. Type 27 Carbon Microphone
Stores Ref. 10A/12572. Distinctive black painted 'ball-shaped' microphone housing with angular metal on/off switch mounted on the top. Complet...

R.A.F. Oxygen Tube Adaptor MK.III
Stores Ref. 6D/481. Comprises a length of unbraided black rubber oxygen tube with a MK.IIIB* (6D/101) bayonet connector at one end and a a MK.IVA ...

WW1 Aerial Flechette/Dart Type 2
Steel 'dart' as dropped by aircrews over the trenches to maim, injure & kill troops & horses. Approx. 12cms in length x 8mm diameter. Circular...

R.A.F. College Sauce Boat - 1936
By Gladwin Ltd. of Sheffield. EPNS Mess Gravy or sauce boat. 1 pint capacity. Engraved to one side 'R.AF. COLLEGE 1936'. With ladle by a dif...

R.A.F. MK.IIIH Lewis Gun Camera (Boxed)
By Thornton Pickard of Altrincham. Essentially this looks like a Lewis Gun but was used to train aircrews in air-gunnery practice. Approx. 98cm ...

R.A.F. Observer Type Parachute Pack
Stores Ref. 15A/141. Two point detachable chest pack. Attaches to the harness by the engagement of a pair of steel loops with a pair of hooded sna...

R.A.F. Observer Type Parachute Harness
By G & T.L. Stores ref. 15A/137. Standard 'Observer' harness for use with clip-on chest-type parachute packs. This is a genuine RAF/British m...

R.A.F. 1936 Pattern Flying Boots
Stores Ref. 22c/80. Size 8. 1939 dated. The leather is in excellent overall condition bar the odd small surface nick and very light scuffing. ...

WW2 Czechoslovakian Pilot's Badge - English Made
By Spink & Son Ltd. Distinctive badge with a winged wreath bisected with a sword and rampant lion crest. Produced in silver with gilt washed win...

Luxor Flying Goggles
Pre-war Luxor flying goggles with chromed metal frames having ventilated wire mesh sides and screw/slide adjustable nose section. Fitted with bu...

R.A.F. MK.VIII Flying Goggles
Stores Ref. 22c/930. The frames are in very good condition with only minor paint rubbing/loss. The leather surround is also good '+' and the s...

R.A.F. MK.IIIA Flying Goggles
Stores ref. 22c/62. One of the classic 'Battle of Britain' pattern goggles. The frame looks good but is rubbed on exposed edges revealing the b...

R.A.F. / Supermarine Spitfire Rudder Pedal
Stores ref. 30033/447/D. Original and rare cast alloy rudder pedal as fitted to the early Supermarine manufactured MK.I or MK.II Spitfires. From...

Luftwaffe Target Maps/Documents - AVRO Factory
3 sheets, 31 x 33cms. October 1939 dated. Luftwaffe intelligence photo/map of the A.V. Roe (AVRO) aircraft factory at Chadderton, Manchester. ...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Flying Gauntlets
Size 10. The leather is excellent showing only light use and wear. The gloves are clean, a reasonable colour match and have nice Air Ministry ma...

U.S.A.A.C Type D-3 Time-Distance Computer
By the Cruver Mfg. Co. Disc type computer. White with black text. Used for time/distance calculations. Approx. 9cm diameter. Used by fighter ...

U.S.A.A.F. Type E-6B Computer
By the Cruver Mfg. Co. Aerial Dead Reckoning Computer. Classic AAF navigational computer with a circular slide rule that can be used to find tim...

U.S.A.A.C. Pilots Navigation Kit
Leather notecase approx. 42 x 32cm with a zip fastener around 3 sides. Gold embossed to one side 'PILOTS NAVIGATION KIT, AIR CORPS, UNITED STATE...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West
Stores ref. 22c/447. Size medium. The cloth is in very good condition other than a small hole close to the seam at the top of garment (see photos)...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Bladder (Stole)
Stores ref. 22c/72. Grey rubberized cotton stole for the '41 pattern Mae West. The material is generally very good and flexible with just minor ...

U.S.A.A.F. AN6519-1 Life-Vest
By Firestone R & L Prod. Co. Fully marked. Dated March 1944. The material retains good colour and is quite clean. It retains flexibilty but has q...

R.A.F. First Aid Outfit For Air Crews, MK.II
Olive drab rubberized cotton pouch approx. 15 x 15cms. Printed on both sides with a list of contents including Ampoules, Anti-Burn Mittens, Anti-B...

R.A.F. Recruitment Leaflet
'Volunteer For Flying Duties - Air Crews In The RAF'. Fold-out leaflet measuring approx. 12 x 18cms closed and 24 x 35cm opened out. The front...

R.A.F. Pilot's Notes - Wellington Bomber
A.P. 1578C, K, L, M, N & P. Original 2nd edition copy dated 1/44. 42 pages with pullout diagrams/photos. Covers a general description of the aircr...

Battle of Britain Film Promotional Poster c.1970
Interesting poster produced to advertise the screening of the famous 'Battle of Britain' film at the Odeon, Hemel Hempstead in November 1970. T...

R.A.F. Pilot Wing
Very sylish padded pilot wing in silky oatmeal coloured thread on black felt with off white calico cloth backing. Slight fraying around the edges...

U.S.A.A.F. Pilot Wing
77mm span. Unmarked clutch backed wing in super condition. Fine detailing. Appears to be silver but not marked as such. Nice authentic wing. ...

R.A.F. First Aid Snakebite Lancet
By Gardner Co. London. Chromed metal, round ended cylinder approx. 6cm long x 1 cm diameter. One end unscrews to reveal a small metal blade or l...

Horlicks Ration Tablets Tin
Metal box approx. 11 x 8 x 2.5cms. Printed to the lid "Horlicks Tablets - A Complete Food - 24 Hour Ration - As Supplied To The Air Ministry". ...

R.A.F. Pilot Wing
Flat pilot wing in silk/silky oatmeal coloured thread on black felt with black cloth backing. Excellent used condition. Stock code U16590....

R.A.F. Flight Sergeant Crowns (Pair)
Pair of rarer plastic crowns with backing plates and split pin rear fixings. A proper matched pair. Ex. Flight Sergeant R.A.L. Mackay, 1826470 ...

R.A.F. Station Folding Chair
Stores Ref. 21B/890. Wooden folding chair with slatted seat. As often seen in photographs of Battle of Britain pilots outside the dispersal huts. ...

R.A.F. Station Aircrew Locker - Can Deliver To New
Stores Ref. 21B/1832. Wooden locker as used by aircrews on wartime bomber stations. Made from simple pine ply and of fairly basic construction. ...

R.A.F. Flying Suit MK.III Survival Knife
Stores ref. : 22c/1278106. By Joseph Rodgers of Sheffield. Approx. 21cm in length. Standard aircrew issue until replaced by the unpopular 'J'...

R.A.F. Type C Carbon Microphone
Stores ref. 10A/9004. Most of you will probably know this as the Microphone, mask, type E (ref. 10A/9003) but technically that refers to the micro...

Early Triplex Flying Goggles, Cased
These lovely early goggles are very similar in appearance to the RAF MK.II. They have a polished white metal frame with woven green silk backing ...

R.A.F. MK.IVB Flying Goggles
Stores Ref. 22c/167. By J & R Fleming Ltd. The frame is in excellent condition with relatively minor wear and paint rubbing. It is finished in th...

R.A.F. C-type Flying Helmet (Early Pattern)
Stores ref. 22c/451. Size 3. The leather is in quite good overall condition - clean and reasonably supple but does have some surface wear and cr...

R.N. / F.A.A. C-type Flying Helmet
Large size (almost certainly a generous 4). The leather is in excellent overall condition, clean and fully supple. There is minor abrasion on one ...

R.A.F. Operations Room Type Telephone
Bakelite multi-button/line telephone as used in wartime Operations Rooms. Rectangular base with 10 push buttons and chromed metal holder for 10 ...

WW2 R.A.F. Ammunition Loading Tool
Stores ref. 8D/2358. Appears to be cast in solid brass. This hand operated tool was used by armourers to load bullets onto the belt. Sprung ha...

R.A.F. Officers' Service Dress Cap
By Alkit, London. Smallish. Standard peaked cap. A bit soiled/faded and with some fiarly light mothing here in places (peak underside being most...

W.A.A.F. OR's Service Dress Cap
Issue cap. Size 7, 1/8. The material is generally good - there is some fading and some mothing - mainly to the rear of the crown area but this d...

R.A.F. 1939 Pattern Flying Boots
Stores Ref. 22c/227. Size 7. Classic Battle of Britain boots identical in pattern to the earlier 1936 pattern but with vulcanized canvas uppers...

P.M.R.A.F.N.S. Ward Dress Head Veil
Worn by Princess Mary's Royal Air Force Nursing Service nurses as part of the ward dress. This white cotton head veil is approximately 85 x 85c...

R.A.F. E*-Type Oxygen Mask
Stores Ref. 6D/473 (redesignated 6D/624). This is the later pattern variant of the E-mask complete with anti-suffocation/inspiratory valve and hav...

R.A.F. 1932 Pattern Mae West Kapok Pads (set)
Complete set of three pads joined together with webbing tapes. Two rectangular side pads and a kidney shaped neck pad. Constructed using rubberise...

R.A.F. E-Type Flying Helmet (Late Pattern)
Stores Ref. 22c/975. Size 3. (7 1/8 - 7 3/8). The aertex cloth is in excellent overall condition showing light use and soiling only. There is a s...

WW2 French L'Armee de L'Air Pilot's Greatcoat c
By P. Vignal of the Boulevard Saint Germain, Paris. Dark (Louise) blue wool double breasted Officiers Superieurs (senior officer's) greatcoat. ...

R.A.F. 1941 Pattern Mae West Floating Torch
Stores Ref. 5c/2728. The correct 2-piece “torch” for the 1941 patt. mae-west. The cylindrical metal battery container has its original pale drab b...

U.S.A.A.F. A-14 Oxygen Mask - Boxed
By The Ohio Chemical Mfg. Co. Dated 5-44. Size small. The rubber is very good and flexible. Even the rubber sections of the harness show little si...

R.A.F. Sleeveless Pullover
Blue-grey 'V' necked sleeveless woollen sweater. Aside from a few small snags/small holes and a stitched repair near the neck (see photo) this ...

R.A.F. Navigators' Chartboard Type D
Air Ministry chartboard, type D. Stores ref. 6B/163. Board size is approx. 45 x 45cm. Manufactured in paxolin fibreboard. Fitted with a set of...

U.S.A.A.F. AN6553 / AN-J-4 FLYING JACKET
'Jackets Winter Flying AN6553/AN-J4'. By Arnoff Shoe Co. Inc. Size 38R. Introduced in 1943 & produced in 3/4" seal brown shearling it had a...

R.A.F. MK.II Flying Goggles
Goggles, Flying Lightweight. Stores Ref. 22c/44. More commonly known as the MK.II. Technically an interwar pattern but still in use well into t...

R.A.F. G-Type Oxygen Mask
Stores Ref. 6D/644. Size Small. The rubber is generally in excellent condition and remarkably clean. The only 'issues' are minor cracking at th...

R.A.F. G-Type Oxygen Mask
Stores Ref. 6D/645. Size Medium. The rubber is generally in good supple condition. It is however a bit soiled and the nosewire has broken free of...

R.A.F. R Type Oxygen Mask
Size medium. Dated 4/62. Fitted with the earlier type 57 microphone and the adjustable metal 'horseshoe' harness for use with flying helmet ho...

R.A.F. P-51 Mustang III Aircraft Manual
A.P.2025G, Volume 1, provisional edition, January 1944. Mustang III Aircraft fitted with the V-1650-3 Engine. Looseleaf, card covers. Approx. ...

R.A.F. H-type Oxygen Mask, WW2 Dated
Size Medium. Dated 4-45. (April 1945). Rare wartime dated example of this mask. The rubber facepiece is in very good condition and retains good ov...

R.A.F. D-type Oxygen Mask Hose And Connector
An original example of the later pattern, unbraided, all rubber 5 foot long oxygen hose and 6D/101 connector for the D-type oxygen mask. The tube...

R.A.F. Mess Sugar Sifter
By William Hutton & Sons of Sheffield. Electro Plated Nickel Silver sugar sifter in Gothic style with pierced cap. Approx. 18cm tall, 7cm diamet...

R.A.F. Type 27 Carbon Microphone
Stores Ref. 10A/12572. Distinctive black painted 'ball-shaped' microphone housing with angular metal on/off switch mounted on the top. Complet...

R.A.F. Spitfire / Hurricane Rearview Mirror
Rectangular type. Approx. 12 x 6.5cm. Manufactured in brass with solid brass mounting brackets to rear. Loss of paint to the front section but...

R.A.F. Navigator's Battledress Blouse
War Service Dress Blouse. Size 8 (Ht. 5'7-5'8", Ch. 37-38", Wt. 33"). By Akett Ltd. 1945 dated. Standard battledress blouse with Flight Lieut...

R.A.F. Lancaster Magneto Switches / Gate
Stores ref. 5C/1252. Set of two twin toggle switches for the Magnetos on Lancaster and other wartime four-engined bombers. Complete with the 'G...

R.A.F. Back Type Parachute Harness/Pack/Canopy
Stores Ref. 15A/512. 'Parachute, Single-point, Quick-release, Back type pack'. Intended for use by all members of an aircrew in Lancaster and Ha...

S.A.A.F. Battledress Blouse
Battledress Blouse, 1940 Pattern by The Standard Clothing Manufacturers, Woodstock, Cape. Size 9 (Ht. 5'7 - 5'8, ch. 39-40", Wt. 34-35"), 1945...

U.S.A.A.F. Aviation Goggle Kit No. 1068
By Polaroid. Essentially these are 1065 goggles (later standardised as B-8s). The rubber frame is very good and fully marked. Chamois backing h...

U.S.A.A.F. A-11 Intermediate Flying Helmet - Early
Size small. By Mondl Mfg. Co. The leather is in excellent, supple, clean condition. Minor rubbing in places but nothing serious at all. The lini...

U.S.A.A.F. Aircrew Shirt Wing
By Vanguard of New York. 5cm span cast metal shirt wing. Pin backed. Engraved 'VANGUARD N.Y.' to rear. VGC. Guaranteed to be of wartime vin...

U.S.A.A.F. C-1 Survival Vest Goggles, Sun Folding
Goggles, Sun Folding, Polaroid Green. AAF Stock No. 74-G-76-38 Type III Goggle M-1943. The correct goggles for the C-1 vest. Simple fabric and ...

R.C.A.F. Officer's Service Dress Tunic
Approx. 36". Standard four pocket tunic with Flying Officer rank lace, good flat 'E' brevet, RCAF buttons and 'Canada' shoulder titles. Unl...

U.S.A.F. One-Man Survival Dinghy / Life-raft
Liferaft, Inflatable, One-man, Tyep LRU-3/P, U.S. Army MIL-L-8664B(WP)'. Manufactured by Rubber Fabricators Inc. (Contract No. DAAK01-67-C--916...

U.S.A.A.F. 3rd AAF Officer's Summer Tunic & Shirt
By Harry Suffrin - The Custom Shop - Detroit. Standard tan summer tunic with a superb bullion and felt 3rd AF patch, pin-backed Major rank leaves ...

Air Ministry Timer Clock
Stores Ref. 14B/636. By Smiths. Approx. 30cms diameter case with 20cm dial. Bakelite case with white dial, large central seconds hand & smaller...

R.F.C. Pilot Wings
Lightly padded wings in beautiful oatmeal coloured silky thread on a black felt base material with a fine hessian backing. Excellent, possibly un...

U.S.N. Reflex-Button Signalling Mirror
M-580-A. By Signal Service Corporation, New Jersey. Rectangular metal box approx. 11x.5.8x2ms. The top & bottom of the tin are removable reveal...

R.A.F. Type 'C' Jettison Switch
Stores Ref. 5D/556. Square bakelite switch box having a toggle switch, flapped push button & lamp to the front. Approx. 8x8x5cms. A.M. Kings cro...

R.A.F. Pilot's Notes - York C1 (Merlin 22 or 24 E
A.P. 2484A. Original copy dated 5/45. 38 pages with pullout diagrams/photos. Covers a general description of the aircraft, plus information on ...

R.A.F. Pre-war Airgunner Winged Bullet Badge
3 lugged brass “winged bullet” arm badge worn by airgunners. First issued in the 1920s & replaced by the cloth “AG” brevet in December 1939. T...

U.S.A.A.F. 9th AAF Chocolate Tunic/Garrison Cap
By Rosenfield Uniform Co. Physically measures around 38". Standard 4-pocket “choc” tunic with a very nice English made 9th patch, pin-backed ...

Luftwaffe / German Forces Collar Insignia
Pair of silver 'wings' with bendy wire fixings to rear. VGC. Stock code U9520....

S.A.A.F. Battledress Blouse
Battledress Blouse, 1940 Pattern by The Standard Clothing Manufacturers, Woodstock, Cape. Size 9 (Ht. 5'7 - 5'8, ch. 39-40", Wt. 34-35"), 1945 dat...

U.S.A.A.F. C-1 Survival Vest Matchcase / Compass
By Livingstone Plastics Corporation. Olive drab bakelite/plastic container with an integral compass in the lid section. Viewing/sighting window in...

U.S.A.F. Senior Pilot's Uniform
'Coat, Man's, Wool Tropical, Blue, Shade AF 84'. By The Superior Coat Co. Size 39R. Matching trousers by The Stein-Way Clothing Co. Inc. (W3...

Air MInistry Air Diagram Training Poster - 1940
Air Diagram 1304. Approx. 76 x 100cms. Titled 'Temper Dash With Discretion'. Printed for H.M. Stationary Office by Greycaine Ltd. , Watford and...

U.S.A.A.F. A-9 Flying Helmet
Size medium. Green cotton helmet as issued without earpieces. C/w all straps/hooks for oxygen mask attachment. Chinstrap has a fleece chinpad &...

R.A.F. 1930 Pattern Flying Helmet
Size 3 (approx.). Mid tan leather helmet with chamois lining. Very similar in design to the later B-type without the rear "split". This is “...

U.S. Willson Goggles/Cased - Type D-1
Ovoid chromed metal frames with knitted brown silk fabric backing finished with brown “fur” trim. “Super-Tough” clear lenses & adjustable black E...

Air Ministry Constabulary Shoulder Title
Letters 'A', 'M' & 'C'. Chrome plated white metal with twin lugs to rear of each. Good used condition. Stock code U...

R.A.F. MK.VA Flying Goggles/Spectcales
Stores Ref. 22c/156. Fragile lightweight wire frames with laminated glass lenses, celluloid side-shields, rolled sponge rubber noserest and anti-...

R.A.F. Signaller Brevet
Padded “S” brevet in oatmeal silk thread on black felt. Hessian backing. Excellent used condition. Stock code U15205. ...

R.A.F. Early Pattern Flying Helmet Wiring Loom & T
Type 21 Assembly. Fully fitted loom with jackplug and type 20 microphone for the “Battle of Britain” D-type oxygen mask. The braiding is light/mi...

U.S.A.A.F. C-1 Survival Vest Large 2-Bladed Knife
Knife, 2-Bladed 5" Cutting, 5" Saw. No manufacturer's markings. (only 2 manufacturers made these - The Colonial Cutlery Company, Prov, Rhod...

Luftwaffe Sommerfliegerkombi
One-piece flying suit manufactured in a heavy brown/white flecked cotton commonly referred to as 'salt and pepper'. Fitted with a long diagonal...

R.A.F. E*-type Oxygen Mask/Tube
Stores Ref. 6D/473 (redesignated 6D/624). This is the later pattern variant of the E-mask complete with anti-suffocation/inspiratory valve and hav...

R.A.F. 'Taylor' Partial Pressure Helmet, Type E, I
Produced by Baxter Woodhouse and Taylor Ltd. Approx. 20 x 25cm. Card covers. Spiral bound. 43p (including illustrations). Gives a full description...

R.A.F. G-type Oxygen Mask
Stores Ref. 6D/644. Size Medium. The rubber is generally in good condition. The mask retains good overall shape and is very pliable although there...

R.A.F. Officer's Service Dress Cap
By Bates of Jermyn Street, London. Smallish. Standard peaked cap. A bit soiled/faded but seems to be moth free. The badge and band are quite go...

U.S.A.A.F. A-11 Intermediate Flying Helmet
Size medium. By Bradley Goodrich Inc. The leather is in reasonable overall condition. Whilst it remains supple there are areas of scuffing, sur...

R.A.F. Irvin Flying Jacket 'Collar Strap'
Black elastic strap with metal attachment clips to each end . These were fitted to the collar using the small brass 'eyes' sewn onto the collar....

U.S.A.A.F. T-30-S Throatmicrophone, Boxed
By Universal Microphone Co. These microphones come with microphone with a rubber neckpiece and integral wiring loom with PL-291 2-pin jackplug. T...

U.S.A.A.F. 8th AAF Souvenir Hankie with 8th AAF Pa
Silk or rayon hankie, approx. 26 x 26cms. Hand embroidered border in blue, red and green. Hand embroidered wording 'Greetings from England' an...

R.A.F. Press Photo - German POW
B+w. Approx. 23x16cms. The photo shows a German airman being helped aboard a British ship following attacks on convoys. Fox Photos - Passed by C...

R.A.F. / A.M. Stereoscope
Type D. Used by photo-reconnaisance staff to view aerial photographs for interpretation purposes. The use of these helped to acertain accuracy...

R.A.F. White Cape Leather Flying Gloves, S8, New
Stores ref. 22c/1351508. Size 8. Sweat resistant fine unlined white cape leather gloves. Unused old stock. Essentially new from their original...