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Ref #: R-U-15
ARMY TROPICAL 1st PATTERN OBERGEFREITER ARTILLERY TUNIC
This is a really super 1st pattern tropical Heer tunic of an artillery Obergefreiter.
The insignia is a combination of machine and hand applied, and there is no evidence of there having been any other previous insignia, it consists of a breast eagle, collar tabs, shoulder boards, and rank chevron.
The condition and colour are excellent, with clear manufacturing and size markings that date it to 1941.
Condition: 8
$ 2,550


Ref #: R-U-16
ARMY TROPICAL PANZERGRENADIER'S 1st PATTERN TUNIC AND TROUSERS
Heer topical Afrika Korps 1st pattern tunic with trousers of a Panzergrenadier.
Collar tabs are originally machine sewn, and breast eagle is hand sewn.
Could be a replacement, but there is no evidence of a previous application.
Trousers are RB numbered, and tunic is maker marked in the front fly.
Condition: 8
$ 3,250


Ref #: R-U-17
LUFTWAFFE TROPICAL OFFICER'S TUNIC
Luftwaffe tropical issue tan tunic.
This tunic is nicely worn and faded, and is decked-out with Flieger Major's slip-on shoulder boards.
Original machine embroidered breast eagle, which is zigzag stitched in place.
The tunic is well maker marked and size marked, although the markings are faded.
Condition: 8
SOLD


Ref #: R-U-18
KREGSMARINE TROPICAL TUNIC
Kriegsmarine tan tropical tunic for a Leutnant of Engineering.
Tunic has been worn an laundered, and retains it original slip-through shoulder boards, metal breast eagle, and buttons.
Any markings appear to have been washed out.
Condition: 8
$ 850


Ref #: R-U-19
ARMY TROPICAL TRANSPORT NCO 3th PATTERN TUNIC AND TROUSERS
This is a great example of a Heer third pattern tropical tunic and trousers to a Transport Enlisted Man.
All of the insignia appears to be original to this tunic, and it is well marked in the interior, as are the trousers.
Both show very light age, and the trousers have a small hole near the centre seam of the buttocks.
Condition: 8
$ 2,550


Ref #: R-U-20
LUFTWAFFE ITALIAN SAHARIANA STILE TUNIC
An Italian Sahariana style tunic for an Oberleutnant.
It is constructed of pale grey canvas-like fabric with black bakelite buttons for the closure and pockets; the slip on boards are held in place with pebbled buttons.

There is a pin-on aluminum breast eagle, and the collar tabs are held in place by four snaps, allowing the tunic to be laundered.
Loops on the left breast for two badges.

Pit helmet, belt and badges NOT included but available in HELMETS, BELTS and BADGES sections.
Condition: 7
SOLD


Ref #: R-U-21
LUFTWAFFE ANTI-AIRCRAFT ARTILLERY TROPICAL TUNIC
Luftwaffe tropical tunic in the standard cut for this branch of service.
Its constructed of a medium weight tan cotton and has a machine embroidered breast eagle of the type normally used on shirts (it is likely a replacement).
The pebbled buttons are held in place by split rings.
The shoulder straps are piped in red for the Anti-aircraft artillery branch; there is a tropical pattern double chevron on the upper left sleeve which denotes the rank of Obergefreiter.
The tunic is nicely marked with manufacturer's stamp "Holz and Binkowski" and size stamps.

Hat and belt NOT included but available in HATS and BELTS sections.
Condition: 7
$ 1,350


Ref #: D-U-22
ULTRA RARE SS WHITE TUNIC, WITH MATCHING BLACK ALLGEMEINE TUNIC, NAMED TO SS STURMBANNFUHRER DR. KARL LUDCKE
These tunics were liberated from a house in Kassel by
a Canadian Army soldier in 1945.

Dr. Karl Ludcke
Born 3/11/1897 Berlin
NSDAP # 3472238
SS # 290820

Promotions:
to SS Captain on 1.11.1938
to SS Major on 9.11.1938

Decorations and Honorable Medals:
Iron Cross 1st and 2nd Class
Wound Badge in Black
Steel Half-moon
Olympic Honorary Claps 1st Class
Remembrance Occupation Medal Prag
Distinguished Police Service Step 1
Armed Sport Badge

Distinctions:
20.4.1939 SS Honor Sword
21.12.1939 Winter Solstice or Juletide
20.6.1943 Death's Head Ring

1941-1943 Commander of Gestapo and SD in Kassel
1943-1944 Commander of Gestapo and SD in Chalons-Sur-Maine in France
1944-1945 Transferred to Eastern Front, KIA

Grouping includes rare white SS tunic with name inside pocket, Black
Allgemeine Tunic ( no name ), 35 pages photo copy's from Sturmbannfuhrer Karl Ludke personal files and research and translate done by Stenger Historical and the paybook of the liberating Canadian soldier.

Tunics were acquired from one of the top SS collectors in North America.
They have also been viewed by various experts at the 2009 SOS show.

Hats, belts, decorations, dagger are NOT INCLUDED
Set can be split for sale

Condition: 10
SOLD


Ref #: R-U-23
ARMY INFANTRY OFFICER"S SUMMER SERVICE TUNIC
Heer Infantry Leutnant light-weight summer service tunic.
It is constructed of a heavy smooth cotton which has faded from its original fieldgrey to a very pleasing light grey/tan colour.
The insignia (collar tabs and flatwire breast eagle) are originally machine applied, while the shoulder boards are slip-ons.
There is an Iron Cross 2nd class ribbon the the second from top button hole which, like the buttons, is original to the tunic.
Other than the fading, the condition is near mint. As it stands, it would rate a solid 7.
Condition: 7
$ 950


Ref #: R-U-24
ARMY CAVALRY OFFICER'S OVERCOAT
Heer Cavalry Hauptmann light weight "sudfront" overcoat.
This Austrian-made private purchase garment resembles a cross between an officer's rain-proof greatcoat and that worn by motorcycle drivers in the tropics.
It is constructed from a mid-weight cotton canvas material that is not waterproofed, and retains a nice slip-on pair of shoulder straps.
Condition: 7
$ 750


Ref #: R-U-25
ARMY INFANTRY OBERLEUTNANT'S TUNIC CONVERTED FROM 1ST PATTERN TROPICAL TUNIC
Heer Infantry Oberleutnant's "sudfront" tunic converted from a 1st pattern open-collar tropical tunic.
Modifications include the addition of an upper button to close the collar, and dark green badge cloth applied to the collar for a more "continental" look.
The collar tabs, shoulder straps and bullion breast eagle were all applied at the time of the original conversion.
The tunic is well-marked by Gunter Vlohl, Breslau, and dated 1941.
There are loops above the left breast pocket for a ribbon bar and on the pocket for two badges.
Condition: 8
$ 1,850


Ref #: R-U-26
ARMY INFANTRY MAJOR M-36 FIELD TUNIC
Light weight M36 field tunic for an Infantry Major.
Unlike the vast majority of these tunics, this one still retains a deep grey-green color to the cotton/canvas body;
the collar is composed of dark green wool.
The original slip-on subdued shoulder boards, bullion collar tabs (machine applied), and bullion breast eagle (hand applied) are present, as are all the original buttons.
The tunic has interior reinforcements but is unlined; there is an interior sword/dagger strap and clip present in the interior left side.
Condition: 7
$ 1,250


Ref #: R-U-27
KREGSMARINE OFFICER"S TROPICAL TUNIC
Here is a nicely worn Kriegsmarine officer's tropical tunic, made of a brown wide-wale corduroy material.
It is decorated with KM buttons, a silver colored metal pin-on breast eagle, and a pair of sewn-in shoulder straps for the equivalent rank of captain in the administration (there appear to have been devices on the shoulder straps between the two pips).
The tunic is unlined and unmarked, and appears to have been tailor made.
Condition: 8
$ 850