Collecting US Military Memorabilia is one of the most popular types of antique collecting. When choosing to collect US Military Memorabilia, a number of options are available. The term memorabilia covers a wide range of items and even categories. Within each category are a number of sub-categories. One such example would be US [...]
Militaria items from over the centuries are still highly sought after by collectors. Some collectors will focus on a particular era – such as World War II – while others may choose to narrow their collection to a specific country – such as the United States. The [...]
Over the course of our nation’s military history and its involvement throughout World War II and other global conflicts and world wars, many military antiques and collectibles have emerged. Collections can be as specific as a particular item such as insignia, or broader based such as World War II memorabilia. The possibilities are [...]
Military Memorabilia is far more than just collectible items. These items tell a story, they give us the rich history behind the men and women who made valiant sacrifices in order to serve their country and preserve the freedom we still continue to experience today. Military memorabilia is a porthole to the past; [...]
A top five list of collectible WWII US military items would be difficult to compile. However, five categories of collectible memorabilia remain strong almost 70 years after the end of World War II. Items within these categories continue to surface adding to the number of highly collectible items.
1) Firearms have always been [...]
During WWII, postcards were a common form of communication. Pictures on the postcards were generally patriotic messages of encouragement or had a fun cartoon-type nature. During World War II, families were separated. Husbands and sons were enlisting and daughters were giving assistance wherever needed. Communication between separated loved ones was crucial for both [...]