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  1. Graham B

    Medal of Freedom

    Some information in regards to this medal: - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/King_Haakon_VII_Freedom_Medal
  2. Graham B

    Brexit Impact, if any?

  3. German soldier lighting his cigarette with a flamethrower, 1917 https://rarehistoricalphotos.com/german-soldier-lighting-cigarette-flamethrower-1917/
  4. www.tanks.net/tank-history/world-war-one-french-tanks.html French tank during WW1
  5. nzhistory.govt.nz/media/photo/belgian-soldiers-march Belgian soldiers with dog-drawn machine-gun carts move up to oppose the advancing German Army at the start of WW1
  6. Bart, The first picture is in Munich, Bavaria. It is the Isartor old city gates.
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    Tirolean Landesdenkmünze

    To all, There is some really good information on this medal in this website: - http://antique-photos.com/ru/awardsdatabase/foreign-awards/republic-of-austria/536-provincial-commemorative-medal-1914-1918.html Regards, Graham
  8. General der Infanterie Friedrich Olbricht - Spange zum EK 2. Klasse - Ritterkreuz des Königl. Sächs. Militär St.-Heinrichs-Orden - Ritterkreuz 1. Klasse des Königl. Sächs. Albrechts-Orden mit Schwertern - Ritterkreuz 2. Klasse des Königl. Sächs. Verdienstorden mit Schwertern - Ehrenkreuz für Frontkämpfer - Wehrmacht Dienstauszeichnung 1. Klasse - Wehrmacht Dienstauszeichnung 3. Klasse - Medaille zur Erinnerung an den 13. März 1938 - Medaille zur Erinnerung an den 13. März 1938 - k.u.k. Österr. Franz-Joseph-Orden, Ritterkreuz - Ungar. Kriegserinnerungsmedaille mit Schwertern - Hindenburg cross??? - Königl. Bulgar. Militärverdienstorden the ribbon looks plain so perhaps Order of St. Alexander?? - ??? appears to be another plain ribbon.
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    Austrian Bravery Medal with Award Document

    1st Class Silver Certificate: - www.erikscollectables.com/2019/02/26/the-austro-hungarian-bravery-medals-in-ww1/
  10. Graham B

    Photos - AEF WW1 - 42nd Infantry Division

    www.army.mil/article/200782/rainbow_division_soldiers_get_ready_for_war_in_the_winter_of_1918
  11. Not British or from the commonwealth but still some trench art. Turning some of this: - Into this: - hyperallergic.com/89852/trench-art-a-curious-creation-of-conflict/
  12. Different styles of gas masks: - http://valuable334.rssing.com/chan-50083035/all_p2.html -
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    Croix de Guerre - Portugal

    Gordon, Thanks for posting. Interesting wire loop suspension on your medal. I have only ever seen these medals with a ball suspension before: - Regards, Graham
  14. erentukenmez98, There is some information on the forum that may be of assistance to you: - Regards, Graham
  15. Another version of the Volunteers cross: -
  16. With the Orient clasp: -
  17. Günter Halm obituary, www.youtube.com/watch?v=saMdqDCJKyk https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Günter_Halm
  18. Jaime, Thanks for the correction. I took the spelling right out of the Luthardt family album(picture below). Should have done some research first. Much appreciated. Regards, Graham
  19. Ritterkreuz award ceremony for Leutnant Hans Luthardt. Awarded by General Ehlfeldt.
  20. Graham B

    Winter War collection

    Thanks Hans, Yes, I think they started to award them from May 1940. I have one more to add. Commemorative Medal of the Winter War for foreigners in bronze:
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    Winter War collection

    Some awards from the Winter War 1939-40 Starting with the: - Kainuu Cross
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    Winter War collection

    Winter War medal with Taipale clasp and swords
  23. Graham B

    Winter War collection

    Mourning Cross
  24. Graham B

    Winter War collection

    Cross of Liberty (3rd Class)
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    Winter War collection

    Cross of Liberty (4th Class)
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