Wartime Collectible Auction - Civil War, Indian Wars, WWI, WWII, Korea, Vietnam & Current Conflicts

Wartime Collectible Auction - Civil War, Indian Wars, WWI, WWII, Korea, Vietnam & Current Conflicts

MILITARY & WARTIME COLLECTIBLE AUCTION

Selling an expansive variety of named military groupings, named military archives, edged weapons, orders, medals, insignia, awards, patches, headgear, uniforms, flags & cloth, buttons, documents, flight jackets, diaries, gear, optics, arms, armor, relics & art.

The auction includes an extensive offering of military memorabilia, militaria, wartime collectibles, military museum deaccessions, military dealer inventory, lifelong military collections & estate / trust military collections consisting of militaria & wartime collectibles from the 18th C., 19th C., Civil War, Indian Wars, Spanish-American War, World War I / WWI, World War II / WWII, Korean War, Vietnam War, Gulf Wars & Current Conflicts

Also offered in this auction are the wartime trophies and personal items of Brigadier General Frederick Appleton Smith. All of the items belonging to Brigadier General Smith have been consigned by the family. Graduating from the United States Military Academy (West Point) in 1873 on through his retirement in 1913, the collection encompasses military, wartime, and personal pieces collected by Smith during the course of his 40-year military career in which he served extensively in the Western Frontier, Cuba, and the Philippines. (Search "Appleton" in the online catalog to identify all lots associated to F.A. Smith)


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Sampling of Militaria & Wartime Collectibles Selling in the July 2021 Auction:
WARTIME TROPHIES & PERSONAL ITEMS of BRIGADIER GENERAL FREDERICK APPLETON SMITH (Read more on the F.A. Smith Collection)
- US CIVIL WAR CONFEDERATE NAVY CUTLASS BY COOK (F.A. Smith Collection)

- USAF HGU-55/P FLIGHT HELMET & GEAR NAMED GROUPING
- WWII to 1960's US MARINE CORPS PILOT ARCHIVE OF MAURICE W. FLETCHER
- FIRST PATTERN PHILIPPINES FLAG SURRENDERED TO US (F.A. Smith Collection)
- WWII US ARMY AIRBORNE M42 PARATROOPER JUMP JACKET
- WWII US ARMY AIRBORNE PARATROOPER FIRST AID KIT
- WWII 14th AAF 375th BOMB SQUADRON A2 FLIGHT JACKET
- FRENCH IMPERIAL GUARD CUIRASSIER BODY ARMOR
- WWII US ARMY AIRBORNE M42 PARATROOPER JUMP PANTS
- FRENCH CUIRASSIER OFFICER HELMET MODEL 1872
- WWII PILOT Dr RALPH COX USOA FOUNDER NAMED UNIFORM
- GENERAL MATTHEW RIDGWAY HEADQUARTER FLAG KOREA
- WWII POLISH RAF PILOT FRAMED MEDALS DOC & PRINT
- 1865 SPANISH BELT PISTOL BY G. STELU, EIBAR (F.A. Smith Collection)
- FRENCH COLONIAL CAMBODIA MINIATURE MEDALS LOT


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Militaria Is Consigned To Sell From:

- Estates & Estate Militaria / Military Collections
- Individuals
- Trusts & Trust Militaria / Military Collections
- Museum Deaccessions
- Lifetime Militaria & Wartime Collectible Collections
- Militaria Dealer Inventory

Core Militaria Product Types, include:
- Lifetime Military & Wartime Collections
- Named Military Archives & Groupings
- Headgear: Helmets, Hats, Visors
- Edged Weapons: Swords, Bayonets, Daggers, Fighting Knives, Bowies, Bolos, Machetes
- Insignia: Orders, Awards, Medals, Pins, Badges, Wings, Patches
- Paper: Documents, Books, Newspapers, Letters, Autographs 
- Uniforms: Buttons, Jackets, Coats, Belts, Tunics, Boots, Shoulder Boards, Epaulets, Pants, Shirts, Shoes
- Cloth: Flags, Pennants, Banners, Armbands
- Gear & Personal Equipment: Watches, Backpacks, Saddles, Trunks, Pouches, Field Desks, Gas Masks, Parachutes, Radios, Holsters, Map Cases, Mess kits, Field Medic Kits, Shovels, Tools
- Military Optics: Binoculars, Scopes, Periscopes, Cameras
- Photographs & Pictures
- Art: Paintings, Drawings, Prints

Core Military Conflicts, include:
- 18th & 19th C. 
- U.S. Civil War
- Indian Wars
- Spanish-American War
- World War 1 / WWI
- World War 2 / WWII
- Korean War
- Vietnam War
- Gulf Wars
- Earlier & Current Conflicts


Date, Time & Location:

  •  July 28th 2021 at 10am Eastern | Centurion Gallery 1668 Capital Circle SE, Tallahassee FL 32301

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Event Information

Event Date 07/28/2021 10:00 am
Location Centurion Firearm & Wartime Memorabilia Gallery
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