Historically important WWII Omaha Beach (Red) Invasion of Normandy D-Day grouping, to include the D-Day Flown Flag of LST 314, D-Day Worn / Used Personal Effects of LT. Henry L. Oakes (D-Day 11th Amphibious Force), along with other WWII Service Related Items belonging to Oakes - to cross the auction block on March 26th 2018 at Centurion Auctions.
A very fine example of the M1858 Infantry Hardee hat, F Co, 3rd regiment will be sold as lot 28307 of the March 26th Military & Wartime Collectibles Auction. This M1858 Hardee hat is manufactured by SWIFT, DICKINSON & Co, New York, and is offered within the headgear session of the auction. The condition on this M1858 Dress hat is of significance
The March 26th 2018 Militaria Auction offers a desirable Imperial German Gardes du Corps enlisted dress helmet. The helmet is complete with liner, chinstrap, and cockades. Stamped on the lower rear with the initials GKR and number 88. This particular helmet is a rare find in the market. Military headgear collectors will enjoy seeing this and all of the other wonderful headgear in the auction.
Historically Important WWII D-Day Flag of LCT 530 - Utah Beach, Normandy - to Sell with Centurion Auctions
Centurion Auctions will offer the historically important WWII D-Day Flag flown on-board LCT 530 (Landing Craft Tank) as it took part in Utah Beach Operations during the invasion of Normandy on D-Day. This one-of-a-kind WWII Flag will sell in the November 30th 2017 Military & Wartimes Collectibles Auction.
Introducing the sale for the Extensive Civil War Relic Collection belonging to Civil War Relic Hunter, Dr. W Cullen Sherwood - Geologist, Historian, and Dedicated Civil War Relic Hunter. Centurion Auctions will bring to market the amazing Civil War Relic Collection of Dr. Sherwood as part of the November 30th 2017 Military & Wartime Collectible Auction.
Historically important Jefferson Davis Civil War Pursuit & Capture Map has been lost for the past 150 years, only recently seeing the light of day when the Map was discovered hidden away, in among a private rare Civil War Book Collection. This linen Map of Georgia depicts the Disposition of the Cavalry Corps, M.D.M., Bvt. Maj. Gen. J. H. Wilson, Comdg. During the Pursuit and Capture of Jeff. Davis. May 1865.
The Military Archive of WWI Aviator Lt. George Perry, an Observer with the 11th Aero Squadron, will sell as lot 15070 of Centurion's February 2015 Militaria & Firearm Auction. Collector interest in militaria related to WWI has been strong in recent year, especially for named items of Aviators, which are considerably rare. The pre-sale estimate on the Lt. Perry WWI Aviator Archive is $2000 - 5000, although the lot has the potential to exceed expectations.
The Military Archive of Decorated U.S. Navy Admiral Bowman H. McCalla is being brought to market by Centurion Auctions. This extensive grouping of Admiral McCalla's personal items is being offered as lot 15096 of the February 27th, 2016 Militaria & Firearm Auction.
The WWII M.A.S.H. Unit Museum of Dr. Peter Kirsch will sell as lot 14214 of Centurion Auctions December 2015 Militaria & Arms Auction. This is the most comprehensive and complete WWII era M.A.S.H Unit known to exist. An excellent piece of military history for a museum or avid collector. The lot consists of thousands of pieces, from tents, to equipment and instruments.