WW2 - Homefront & Anti-Axis

84 Items For Sale

Sterling Sweetheart Bracelet - Military Figures

$65.00 ($9.00 S&H)

Heavy sterling marked bracelet with male and female military personal shaking hands. Overall open length is 7 1/2 inches long. Just a great looking piece.

CD - Air Raid Warden - Named

$20.00 ($5.00 S&H)

A full size arm band for an Air Raid Warden. This one is named to "James Tracel, Card no. 608, Paterson, N.J." on the reverse. Great condition except for some storage soiling. Should clean up just fine.

Civil Defense Senior Staff - Armband

$20.00 ($9.00 S&H)

In near mint condition, an oilcloth armband with ink stamp on the reverse, original tie laces and a pin for "Penna."

Civil Defense Armbands

$10.00 ($5.00 S&H)

Nice full size armbands, Auxiliary Fireman, Medical Corps & CD - Penna. They are sold at $10 each, or take all three for $28. The Air Raid Warden with pin has been sold.

CD - Messenger Armband

$8.00 ($5.00 S&H)

Full size in oilcloth with some discoloring.

Civil Defense Patches

$6.00 ($5.00 S&H)

Have two CD patches at $6 each, or take both for $10.

Civil Defense Armbands

$10.00 ($5.00 S&H)

Armbands for Auxiliary Fireman and Auxiliary Police. Both have some mothing in the white triangle, but are both full size. Both for one money.

Son in Service Flag

$17.00 ($8.00 S&H)

Measuring approx. 7" by 9', with wood dowel and hanging cord. Excellent condition.

AAF Visor Cap Shell Pin

$22.00 ($8.00 S&H)

Neat shell / mother of pearl AAF Visor Cap sweetheart [in, measures 1 1/2" by 2 1/2" with metal AAF insignia.

USN Heavy Bracelet

$25.00 ($8.00 S&H)

Great looking fancy metal bracelet with USN insignia on the heart.

Heart Shape Army Pendant

$25.00 ($4.00 S&H)

A neat heart shaped pendant with Army insignia on front and opens up for two small photos. Measures approx. 7/8". Made by "Hayward" 1/20-12K gold filled.

Red Cross Service Pin

$18.00 ($4.00 S&H)

Neat brass and enamel [in for Red Cross Service. Measures 3/4" by 1".

Armor Sweetheart Pins

$12.00 ($4.00 S&H)

Have one Armor Pin with Armor insignia and a tank left. It measures 3" end to end when stretched out. .

1941 & 1942 Flag Pins

$14.00 ($4.00 S&H)

Neat little pins, measuring 1" top to bottom. They are sold at $14 each, or take both for $25.

Infantry Patriotic Pin

$12.00 ($4.00 S&H)

Brass crossed rifles with 13 star flag, brass construction, measures 1 1/4" by 2 1/4" with pin back.

"Keep'em Flying" Pin

$12.00 ($4.00 S&H)

Neat pin with 1 1/2" wingspan, little bit of blue paint off the lower prop blade.

Sterling - Son in Service Pin

$12.00 ($4.00 S&H)

Neat little pin for Son in Service, 5/8" by 1 1/8", maker & sterling marked.

Sweetheart Pin - Colonel

$10.00 ($4.00 S&H)

Neat 1 1/8" diameter pin for a Colonel's sweetheart.

Patriotic Eagle Pin

$10.00 ($4.00 S&H)

Neat little Homefront pin, 1 1/2" wingspan with pin back.

51st Medical Bn. Pendant w/ Sterling Chain

$25.00 ($4.00 S&H)

Measures 1 1/8' long, with enameled front, unmarked back, probably sterling with chain. Possibly English made.

AAF Necklace Pendant

$18.00 ($4.00 S&H)

Measures 1 1/8" long, enameled front, looks to be sterling, but not marked. Had a number of this style before and all were English made.

WW2 "Ruptured Duck" Tie / Money Clip

$15.00 ($4.00 S&H)

Measures almost 2 1/2" long, brass construction.

8th Division Insignia - Screw Back

$8.00 ($4.00 S&H)

Small homefront insignia for wife or girlfriend, measures 5/8" long, screw back with enameled front.

Pennsylvania "Tin Salvage" Pennant

$575.00 ($10.00 S&H)

You'll never see another one! A large Homefront pennant that probably flew at a junkyard, or drop-off point for metal scrap. It measures 34" at the hoist side and is 7 foot long. Made by "Bull Dog Bunting" and in great looking condition.

"Canton" Forging Co. ID Badges

$35.00 ($8.00 S&H)

Have two ID badges for "Canton" Drop Forging & Mfg. Co, One with and one without photo. Both for one money. Measure 2" in diameter.

AAF ID Badges

$25.00 ($5.00 S&H)

The Fairmont badge is sold, just the badge on the left, "U S Air Corps" is available.

USN - Port Newark ID Badge

$25.00 ($5.00 S&H)

With photo to Port Newark, Federal Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Co. Measures 2" in diameter.

War ID Badges

$22.00 ($5.00 S&H)

Two different ID badges, a US Govt. Inspector badge and a War Protection Agency ID badge from NYC. They are sold at $22 each, your choice.

"Ferro" Machine Shop ID Badge

$15.00 ($5.00 S&H)

Metal ID badge for the "Ferro" Machine and FDRY Co. #"d 10636. Measures 1 1/4" bu 1 5/8".

Metal "V" Victory Pin with Rhinestones

$32.00 ($8.00 S&H)

Metal pin, measuring 1 1/2" by 1 1/2", missing one red and one white rhinestone, but doesn't distract from the overall look.

Wood "Victory" Pin

$22.00 ($8.00 S&H)

A wood heart shaped pin with a painted wood "V" for Victory attached, measuring 2" by 2 3/8" with a safety pin attachment. Hand made.

Sweetheart Hankies

$6.00 ($4.00 S&H)

Two hankies to "Mother". One AAF and the other USA, some stains on back, but fronts look decent. Both for one money.

1941 Flag Pin

$15.00 ($8.00 S&H)

Neat looking Homefront pin that measures 1" overall.

Senior Pilot Sweetheart Wings - 3 Inch

$30.00 ($8.00 S&H)

3 inches long and pinback, with a black stone in the middle. Nice looking wings.

GI Home Coming Pin - Hamburg, Pa.

$18.00 ($5.00 S&H)

1946 GI Home Coming Pin from Hamburg, Pa. Measures 1 3/4" diameter, RWB ribbon with another, small bow tie pin, on the ribbon. Both for one money.

Sweetheart AAF Visor Cap Pin

$25.00 ($7.00 S&H)

Plastic, pearl looking hat with metal AAF insignia. Measures 2 3/8" by 1 1/4".

Army Sweetheart Bracelet

$25.00 ($4.00 S&H)

Mint condition and still on the issue cardboard backing. US Army Eagle with letters spelled out in blue enamel.

Son-in-Service Photo Pin

$22.00 ($3.00 S&H)

Neat little photo pin with a WW2 GI's photo. Measures just over 1 inch overall height. Excellent condition.

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.

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!!

Anti-Axis Novelty Card

$35.00 ($1.00 S&H)

Neat little card and a silver 1942 Mercury dime.

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.

Anti-Hitler Covers

$16.00 ($1.00 S&H)

Got two covers for the cancellation of the Eighth and Eleventh Stamp Club Banquets in Hamilton, Ohio. Great graphics. Both for one money.

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".

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.

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.

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.

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.

"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.

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-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.

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.

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.