WW2 - Homefront & Anti-Axis

69 Items For Sale

American Legion School Award Pin

$10.00 ($1.00 S&H)

Neat little pin given to school students from elementary through college grades for outstanding work. Marked on reverse to "Medallic Art Co., New York". Measures 3/4" in diameter.




1942 American-Slav-Day Pin

$12.00 ($3.00 S&H)

Neat homefront pin back button with ribbon that says, "COMMITTEE". First one of these that I've seen. A couple of spots on the button.




"Keep 'em Flying" Pins

$30.00 ($3.00 S&H)

Two different, vintage "Keep'em Flying" pins for one money.




Victory Pins

$25.00 ($3.00 S&H)

Two different, vintage "Victory" pins for one money.




Welcome Home Pins

$25.00 ($3.00 S&H)

Two different, vintage "Welcome Home" pins for one money.




USMC Scarf and Mailer Box

$30.00 ($7.00 S&H)

A mint USMC scarf and a mailer box to ship it home to your honey!!




Hitler Stink Bombs

$50.00 ($7.00 S&H)

"BEEPEE" Stink Bombs. Neat little box with two original stink bombs still inside. The box says it all.




Anti-Axis Novelty Card

$35.00 ($1.00 S&H)

Neat little card and a silver 1942 Mercury dime.




Anti-Axis Bullet Pencils

$25.00 ($5.00 S&H)

There are four different advertisements on these pencils, with an extra Colonial Hotel. They are $25 each, or take them all for $110.




Anti-Axis Novelty Two Nuts

$25.00 ($5.00 S&H)

Glass bottle measures 1 1/8" long, with two metal nuts inside and a small tag that says, "Tojo & Hitler". How did they get those nuts in there?




Homefront Pin Devices

$25.00 ($5.00 S&H)

Two metal airplane shaped devices to make Homefront Pins from. Excellent condition.




"Find the Fifth Pig" Puzzle - Original

$24.00 ($1.00 S&H)

A nice original period piece.




Hitler Will's - Four Different

$60.00 ($1.00 S&H)

Here are four different "Hitler's Last Will and Testament". All are in the Home Front - Anti Hitler category. These were either given out or sold at Bond Rallies. The black one is from "Bassons Dummy Products", which was famous for making Anti Axis ashtrays and other items.




Bracelet with Special Date

$20.00 ($3.00 S&H)

A really nice looking and well made bracelet with the date "04-07-45". That date must have meant something to a couple.




USN Bracelet

$20.00 ($3.00 S&H)

A nice solid USN Bracelet.




P-47 "Keep Em Flying" Sweetheart Pin

$40.00 ($6.00 S&H)

A real nice sweetheart pin with a P-47 and the plane is engraved with "Charlene".




Record - "Mussolini's Letter To Hitler"

$25.00 ($5.00 S&H)

By Bluebird Records, a 78 rpm record with matching sleeve, side one is "Mussolini's Letter To Hitler" and on side two "Hitler's Reply To Mussolini". Great homefront piece of music of the times.




1942-43 Pa. Truck License Plate

$18.00 ($4.00 S&H)

A very nice example of a WW2 Pa. Truck License Plate, great shape.




War Food Admin. Achievement Pin

$22.00 ($3.00 S&H)

"A" Award,"Food For Freedom" from the War Food Administration, which is embossed on the back. Tough little pin to find.




Tech Sgt. Sweetheart Pin - Sterling

$18.00 ($3.00 S&H)

Both pieces are marked Sterling, the upper piece also marked "Criscraft". Neat sweetheart pin.




Sweetheart Tank Pin

$25.00 ($6.00 S&H)

I have never seen these before and they are great looking little tank pins. They measure 3/4" long and are screw back. The pins are being sold at $25 each or take both for $45.




"To Hell With" Hitler and Japan Pins

$35.00 ($3.00 S&H)

These pin backs measure approx. 1 1/4" in diameter and are sold $35 each. Nice Anti-Axis sentiments!!!




"Gen. MacArthur" Victory Pin Back

$22.00 ($3.00 S&H)

Nice looking General MacArthur Pin Back.




"Timken for Victory" Pin Back

$25.00 ($3.00 S&H)

A great looking pinback to "Timken for Victory". Measures 1" diameter.




"Sunsweet" Victory Bond Pin Back

$25.00 ($3.00 S&H)

Nice pin back for "Sunsweet - Prune Juice" Victory Bonds and Stamps. Measures about 1 1/4" diameter.




Flying Cadet Week Pin Back

$22.00 ($3.00 S&H)

"I want to be a flying cadet", Flying Cadet Week, Apr.14-20, 1941 pin back button.




B-25 Wood Button - North American

$25.00 ($3.00 S&H)

A neat looking wood clothes button marked, "Pilots Mascot" "North American B-25 Army Bomber". Never saw this one before.




"Hawaii" Wooden Heart Pin - Pre-Pearl

$35.00 ($6.00 S&H)

This wood pin measures 1 1/2" by 2 1/4" and has the Army Eagle insignia on the heart. This was sent to the GI's girlfriend, two months before the attack on Pearl Harbor. He made it home at war's end and they were married for over 50 years.




"Son in Service" Plastic Pin

$25.00 ($6.00 S&H)

A neat looking plastic pin for "Son in Service". It is painted plastic with rhinestones (two are missing) and it measures 2 7/8" by 1 1/2" high. Very nice condition.




USN Sweetheart Pin

$12.00 ($3.00 S&H)

A great little 1 1/4" metal USN sweetheart pin.




V Day Pledge Pin - AAF

$30.00 ($6.00 S&H)

This is a neat celluloid pin, measuring 1 1/4" by 7/8' and made by "Whitehead - Hoag, Newark, N.J." The pin looks better than the photo. Nice shape.




Wallet Size Picture Frame - Vintage

$12.00 ($2.00 S&H)

These are really neat. They are 3 3/8" by 4 5/8" cardboard wallet/picture frames made of cardboard and covered with red felt. These are NOS and still have the genaric pictures, etc. inside. They are $12 each or take all three for $30. First time I've ever seen these.




Anti-Jap Blotter

$18.00 ($2.00 S&H)

Neat little blotter from the Govt. Printing Office, that measures 3 1/2" by 7 1/2" in near mint condition.




Lipstick Case Lighters

$20.00 ($2.00 S&H)

I have two of these RWB lighters, which are made by "Weston". They are $20 each or take them both for $35.




Army Locket Pin

$20.00 ($2.00 S&H)

Neat little locket pin, but the catch pin is missing, so it won't lock shut. When closed, you can't see anything wrong with it, still neat!




ODT Pin back Button

$10.00 ($3.00 S&H)

Here is a pin back button for an Essential Transportation Worker with the Office of Defense Transportation. It has a little wear in the 6 o'clock position, but still a nice pin.




Mailer Box for Justrite Handkerchiefs

$15.00 ($4.00 S&H)

A neat piece of Homefront Advertising for "Justrite Men's Handkerchiefs". Great shape and graphics.




USN Pin/Locket

$50.00 ($6.00 S&H)

A super looking USN Pin and Locket, marked to AMICO and 1/20 10K G on S. Havn't seen this one before.




Infantry Sweetheart Pin

$18.00 ($2.00 S&H)

A neat pin, consisting of crossed rifles and an American Flag in the center. Measures 2 1/4" long and in great shape.




Russia War Relief Pin

$100.00 ($6.00 S&H)

In near mint condition and marked "Offical R.W.R." on the reverse. Great looking pin that measures 2" by 1 1/2".




AAF Double Heart Pin

$25.00 ($3.00 S&H)

A neat little heart pin with the AAF winged prop on one of the hearts. Measures 1 1/4" across.




MacArthur in Frame

$20.00 ($5.00 S&H)

Just a nice period photo of MacArthur, in a period frame as sold on the homefront.




"Victory" Hair Pin Kit Display - Complete

$150.00 ($8.00 S&H)

This is a really neat Homefront store display for "Victory Hair Pin Kits". The outside display was never hung up and it has all twenty five of the individual Hair Pin Kits still inside. A super display item for that Homefront collection.




"Essential Worker" Pin

$25.00 ($2.00 S&H)

Just a real neat Homefront pin for an "Essential Transportation Worker" from the ODT. Most likely for Taxi Drivers, Bus Drivers, Delivery Truck Drivers, etc. Like mint condition.




GI Cartoon Sets - Unopened

$35.00 ($5.00 S&H)

Here are three different sets of unopened "GI Cartoons" in their original mailer envelopes fron 1944. They were to be sent to friends here in the states, or sent to your GI overseas. Great homefront paper. Excellent condition. All three sets for one money.




1942 Transport Plane Sweetheart Pin

$35.00 ($3.00 S&H)

A great looking all metal Transport style airplane with the date "42" at the end of a chain. Excellent condition.




PBY Plane w/ US Pin

$20.00 ($2.00 S&H)

A great little all metal sweetheart pin of a Navy PBY plane with "US" on the end of a chain. Excellent condition.




Transport Plane w/ Wing Prop Pin

$20.00 ($2.00 S&H)

A nice all metal Transport style plane with a winged prop on the end of a chain. Excellent condition




"Help Greece" Pinback Button

$18.00 ($3.00 S&H)

This is a 1" diameter celluloid covered pinback button with just a couple of marks in the celluloid. This pin is not that common and is still in nice condition.




Plastic Air Corps Pin

$25.00 ($3.00 S&H)

This is a little cutey that I've never seen before. It measures 1 1/2" across and is made of plastic with a straight metal pin on the back. Excellent condition.




1940 Maneuvers Coin & Medal

$50.00 ($3.00 S&H)

This is a neat pair of items from the 1940 Maneuvers for the Army. The coin is dated 1940 and "Army Maneuvers" on the front with "God Bless America" and "Good Luck to Our Army" on the reverse. The medal reads "1940 Maneuvers" on the top and "National Defenders of USA" on the bottom of the front. On the reverse of the medal is The Lord's Prayer. The top of the medal is missing one link which holds the top to the bottom. Both for one money.




AAF Technical Training Command Grouping

$55.00 ($4.00 S&H)

This is a neat grouping of a matching pair of pinback DI's and two sweetheart devices, one with a photo inside the locket, all to the Technical Training School.




51st Medical Bn. Sweetheart Necklace

$50.00 ($3.00 S&H)

Here is a really neat enameled, on what looks like silver (it is not marked sterling), pendant that has "51st Medical Bn. - US Army" and the unit's DI in the middle. Great shape and a nice Medical piece.




US Defense Agent Merit Award

$25.00 ($2.00 S&H)

This pin with the two hangers measures 2" from top to bottom. The two hangers are for the 2nd award of this pin and Honor award.




1st Cav. Division, Anti-Jap Pennant

$175.00 ($6.00 S&H)

This large felt pennant measures 10 1/2" high by 25" long. The pennant has a number of moth nips & bites, but is still in very nice shape, considering this is a hard one to find.




Anti-Jap Australian Mfg. Pennant

$140.00 ($6.00 S&H)

This large felt pennant measures 25" long by 10" high and is in beautiful condition with only a couple of moth nips.




Anti-Axis Cinderella's / Seal's

$7.00 ($1.00 S&H)

A nice collection of Cinderella's or seal's (stamps) with anti-axis sayings and graphics. These are sold $7.00 each, your choice. Excellent condition.




Felt Homefront Parade Hat

$15.00 ($4.00 S&H)

I bought a small lot of these hats from an antique dealer from Buffalo, NY who told me these were worn at Welcome Home parades in Buffalo at the end of WWII. Super homefront item in unused condition. These are sold at $15.00 each.




Anti Axis Record Album

$45.00 ($8.00 S&H)

Great graphics on the front of the album with three of the four records inside.




Poster "Axis Helpers Take Time Off"

$90.00 ($8.00 S&H)

This poster has been printed on thick paper or light cardboard and measures 17" by 23". This is the type poster meant for a factory. It is in good condition.




Poster "The Proper Place for the Super Race"

$100.00 ($8.00 S&H)

This poster was printed by the San Diego Liberator Committee and measures 16 3/4" by 22 1/2". It is in good condition.




Poster "Don't Crow" Anti-axis

$75.00 ($8.00 S&H)

Printed by the National Process Company, this poster measures 12" by 18" and is good condition.




AAF Sterling Bracelet

$95.00 ($4.00 S&H)

The bracelet measures 5 3/8" long and each section is marked sterling. The six sections, other than the one with the winged prop, all have women's names on them except for one that says DUKE (perhaps a real tough girl?). A nice piece of homefront jewelry in great shape.




General MacArthur Button w/ Ad

$25.00 ($2.00 S&H)

Mac button pin with an original ad. Nice shape.




General MacArthur Button w/ Ad

$25.00 ($2.00 S&H)

A single Mac button with an original ad. Nice shape.




AAF - AWS Armbands

$35.00 ($2.00 S&H)

A pair of near mint armbands for an Observer and Chief Observer with the Aircraft Warning Service of the Ground Observer Corps, under the US Army Air Force. You are buying the pair for one money.




WW2 AAF Pillow Cover

$30.00 ($3.00 S&H)

In like new condition, an AAF pillow cover with a poem to Mother and some neat patches on it.




Army Desert Training Pillow Cover

$45.00 ($3.00 S&H)

One you don't see that often and in like new condition.




Ft. Belvoir Pillow Cover

$25.00 ($3.00 S&H)

Real nice pillow cover to Mother from Ft. Belvoir, Va. Has several scene's of Army activities and still has vibrant colors.