Sophie Dupré - Military or Naval

638 Items  ALL  A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  Y 
ATHOLL (John Murray, 1755-1830, F.R.S., 4th Duke)

Commission Document on vellum, signed 'Atholl', with his armorial seal, to James Hay of Seggieden (1777-1838), appointing him "Lieutenant Colonel Commandant in the Eastern Regiment of Royal Perthshire Local Militia ... carefully and diligently to discharge" the said Commission, Hay is "to observe and obey" all orders received from time to time "from your Superior Officers, according to Law, and Articles of War", title on verso, attractively printed by Oliver & Boyd of Edinburgh with manuscript additions, 10¾" x 14¾", no place, 15th June

Item Date:  1809
Stock No:  14638      £375

Add to Wish List    Order/Enquire    Full Details

AUCHINLECK (Sir Claude John Eyre, 1884-1981, British General and Commander in Chief in the Middle East and in India)

Striking Photograph of his fine portrait in oils, signed and dated on the image, showing him seated half length, full face with a determined look, in battle dress with ribbons, 11" x 8½" on card mount 16" x 13½", no place,

Item Date:  1945
Stock No:  55152      £375

Add to Wish List    Order/Enquire    Full Details

AUGEREAU (Pierre, 1757-1816, Marshal of the French Empire, 1804, 1st Duke of Castiglione, 1808)

Document Signed to General François Joseph LEFEBVRE (1755-1820, Marshal of the Empire, 1804, 1st Duke of Dantzig, 1808), "Commander in Chief of the Left Wing of the Regiments" of the Army of Germany, in French with translation, forwarding "a request [not present] from Citizen Levêque, former Commissioner of Wars, and a letter from General Jacobé-Trigny" (Augustin Jean-Baptiste,1751-1814, General of Brigade, 1795), "who recommends him. I need your advice in order to make up my mind about this Citizen, whom you must know better than I", and ending "Friendly regards", with an autograph footnote "Find out about the other citizen mentioned", at the head is a fine engraving (unsigned) of Marianne on a column bearing "French Republic. Constitution of the Year 3", (which set up the Directory, 1795-1799), below her are an officer drawing his sword and a female warrior holding a flag "The Victorious Armies", the attractive background includes an encampment, a flag "Vanquish or Die", a field gun, and cavalry galloping to cross a bridge, with Augereau's name as commanding the Army of Germany, 1 side tall folio, Offenburg, Baden, 26th Brumaire Year 6, 16th November

Item Date:  1797
Stock No:  55533      £750

Add to Wish List    Order/Enquire    Full Details

AUGIER (Rene, c. 1640, French Agent)

Receipt signed to  Thomas FAUCONBERG  (Belasyse, 1627-1700, Supporter & son in law of Cromwell, Receiver General of the Revenue), acknowledging receipt of £100, 5" x 2¾" taken from a larger instruction to pay document, 2nd November unevenly torn on left hand edge with some loss of text

Item Date:  1644
Stock No:  4774      £35

Add to Wish List    Order/Enquire    Full Details

AUSTIN (Alexander Berry, d.1943, British War Correspondent)

Service Sheet of memorial service in Fleet Street to Austin and to William John Munday and Stewart Sale, war correspondents, killed 28th September 1943 with the Fifth Army at Scafati, Italy, with an account from the 'Times', tipped in, of 2nd October

Item Date:  1943
Stock No:  12127      £20

Add to Wish List    Order/Enquire    Full Details

First Previous ... 6 7 8 9 10  ... Next Last 

HyperLink      HyperLink      ABOUT SOPHIE   |   CONTACT SOPHIE   |   TERMS & CONDITIONS