May 2017

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Falklands Conflict 35th anniversary – cover feature

Collect the small arms, medals, uniforms and equipment from the South Atlantic conflict


Collecting on a budget – how to get started in collecting when cash is tight

Awards of the Third Reich – the most popular medals and badges of the German regime

New Zealand Peace Stamps – celebrate the end of WWII with a collection of stamps issued across the empire

The Mercantile Medal – awarded to merchant seamen braving the elements, mines and U-boats

Tragedy in the Adriatic – how one trawler crew was awarded the Mercantile medal but went to a watery grave


PLUS Classic Arms:

18th Century buttcaps  – the bizarre ornaments on British pistols

Blowpipe bayonets – how an indigenous population faced the British empire

Remington 14 rifle – the most unique American hunting weapon 

Quarterstaffs – the ultimate medieval weapon could be used by anyone

The men behind the gun – Arthur Savage and his rifle company



A visit to the Yorkshire Air Museum

Visiting the battlefields of the South Atlantic

All your auction previews and sale news

Militaria for sale – bargains from the internet

Stratford Militaria Fair – what was on the tables

Events and Auctions Diaries – what’s coming up

My Militaria – A Danish collector shows off his medal collection