1860s 9th Lancashire Rifle Volunteers Officers Uniform Belonging to Charles John Burgess (1836 – 1905). Burgess Served in the 46th Regiment of Foot during the Crimean War and Survived the Siege of Sevastopol before Joining the 9th Lancashire Rifle Volunteers as a Captain & Adjutant in 1864. Burgess Went on to Become a Major in the Honourable Artillery Company in 1873.
Uniform has been Inspected by Experienced Textile Conservator and is in Excellent Condition for its Age. Details of Inspection Available Upon Request. Documentation and Timeline of Burgess’ Military Service Also Provided.
Two WW1 Era Lantern Slides Dedicated to the Service of Edith Cavell, a British Nurse and Heroine who Saved and Protected Allied Soldiers in Belgium. Slides Depict the Prayer 'Abide with Me' as it was Cavell's Prayer before her Execution. Also Includes Two Enlarged Images of the Slides. L:9cm x H:9cm
Mixture of very Collectable War Effort and Propaganda Tin Buttons, Medals and Song Book. Buttons Include 'Our Day Nation & Honour' Dedicated to Nurse Edith Cavell, 'For Victory' and 'Remembrance Day 25th April 1915'. Also Included are Two 'Proficiency in Red Cross Nursing' Medals, Belonging to D. Keary and a 1917 Song Book 'Song: British Heroine Nurse Cavell'.
John Hamilton (1919-1993, US) 'The Battle of the Coral Sea', Signed Limited Edition Print after Original Oil on Wood Painting. Editioned 94/500 and Signed Under Print Margin. Presented to Brigadier Alf Garland, National President, RSL (1988-1993) by RADM William Thomspon, President Us Navy Memorial Foundation, on the Occasion of the 50th Anniversary of the Battle of the Coral Sea 5 May 92.
Rare and Unique Framed Embroidery Dedicated to British War Heroine Edith Cavell, a WW1 Nurse who Saved Allied Soldiers in German Occupied Belgium. The Embroidery Reads "Absent from Body, Present with the Lord". A real piece of history. L:52cm x H:54cm.
Comprehensive Collection of Nine Books on WW1 Nurse Edith Cavell, Famed for Caring and Protecting Allied Soldiers in German Occupied Belgium before her Execution in 1915. Very Collectable Books, most Vintage. Titles such As: 'A Noble Woman: Edith Cavell' and 'Edith Cavell: The Crime that Shook the World'.
Set of Three Framed Hand Coloured Bookplates of 'A Lieutenant of the British Navy', 'An Admiral of the British Navy' and 'A Purser of the British Navy'. L:44cm x H:37cm.
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