This is a very special collection of autographs and portraits that span three centuries of military and diplomatic history by a true gentleman who defined Militaria collecting in Western Canada. This scrapbook was put together long before photoshop and it's uniqueness shines through as a result. A series of press photos and personal letters addressed from a range of greater, and "lesser" military personalities. Of the thirty plus persons included in this collection, a sample is: General Omar Bradley General Earl Cathcart (Commander Loyalist forces, American Revolution and War) Sir James Outran (Commander Indian Army, 1803- 1863) Earnest August (King of Hanover, distinguished in Napoleonic Wars) General John French, Lord of Ypres Sir James Hills- Johnes VC, Kabul Military Governor.Sir Henry Marshman VC (Indian Mutiny) Field Marshal Lord Roberts Lord Allenby Field Marshal Douglas Haig Jan Smuts (South African General and Premier) Moshe Dayan (Isreali Chief of Staff) John Slessor RAF Airmarshal Lord Douglas RAF Airmarshal Field Marshal Alexander of Tunis Lord Lovat(commanded 4th commando at Dieppe, later made famous by"The Longest Day") Albert Speer (Nazi Architect and Administrator) Hans Ulrich Rudel (Luftwaffe Ace, Iron Cross) Otto Skorzeny Austrian Commado, Mussolini's Rescuer" Lord Strathcona Lt RW Annand VC Lord Brabazon of Tara Lt General JB Glubb (Arab Legion) General Stanislaw Macsek Commander Polish Army Field Marshal Slim of Burma Sir Arthur "Bomber Harris Adolf Galland (Luftwaffe Fighter Ace) Herbert Wehnelt (German Fighter Ace) Recognize that the parts that add up to this total are often priced in the HUNDREDS of DOLLARS. I hope this serves you well as a true sample of its contents. Thank you very much for looking. The item "Military Autographs Portraits Boer War, WW1&2. RARE" is in sale since Sunday, September 30, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\Great Britain\Paper Items, Newspapers".
The seller is "balkanboy1313" and is located in Chilliwack, British Columbia. This item can be shipped worldwide.