Militaria auction for war souvenir buffs
Author: Richard Brewster | Posted: 21st November, 2014
Militaria buffs will have the chance to pick up valuable wartime collectables at Glenelg Auction Centre’s forthcoming militaria and collectables auction from 10am Sunday November 23 at Old Kilmore Gaol 8 Sutherland Street, Kilmore.
The auction contains a range of military collectables including Australian military style badges, brass trench Arted shell and various memorabilia from the Third Reich.
Among the antique militaria is an 1850s troopers pattern sword, an 1850s percussion cadet rifle, a boarding cutlass and Remington 1917 model bayonet.
Other items include a United States World War I army machete, a Belgium FN Mauser bayonet and a vintage brass trench Arted 16lb shell made into a vase.