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Diplomatic ID-Card Nazi Germany

28 July, 2014
Germany Diplomatenausweis-r100

Not a diplomatic passport but a diplomatic ID card of a captain of the German Navy which was a supporting officer to the Military Attache at the Independent State of Croatia. A nice and rare document, issued 1944. Enjoy

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Nazi Germany Passport Issued In Luxembourg

28 May, 2014
Himmler in Luxembourg

Nazi Germany Passport Issued In Luxembourg Here comes a very nice addition to my own collection. A German passport issued at the German Embassy in Luxembourg 17 Oct 1939 – just three weeks after WWII begun and eight month before Nazi Germany occupied Luxembourg in Mai 1940. Pay attention to the handwritten remark on page one as it’s stated “Tsch.Pass No.318 v. 14.4.1923, Paris”. So it looks like the...

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The Earliest Passport Of The Federal Republic Of Germany

18 March, 2014
Germany_BRD 1951 Feb-009-r100

Recently I could acquire the earliest Federal Germany passport – issued on 15 February 1951, just 14 days after the Allied Military Government for Germany gave back the power to Federal Germany to issue passports. The printing date of the passport document at the back of the cover indicates 12/50 which means printed December 1950. So far truly the earliest passport by the young Federal Republic of Germany. The...

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Nazi Germany Diplomatic Passport

3 February, 2014
Nazi Germany Diplomatic Passport

Nazi Germany Diplomatic Passport – Printing Sample Well as a collector you know this passport type is one of the most rarest and most desired collectible. This is a genuine printing sample for a Diplomatic Passport produced 1938 by the German Federal Printing Office in Berlin. The sample has only four pages and comes in mint condition ! Of course a well traveled Nazi Diplomatic passport would be much...

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Departmental Passport (Ministerialpass) – Germany

13 January, 2014
Departmental Passport (Ministerialpass) – Germany

Once again I have to thank my good fellow collector for giving me the chance to aquire this rare Departmental Passport of the Federal Republik of Germany by connecting me to the seller. This type of passport is very hard to find and I am happy to got it for my own collection. truly excellent condition 32 pages issued Oct 1971 for a colonel and commander of the 7th...

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ID-Card For Members Of The Consular Service – Munich/Germany 1976

2 December, 2013
ID-Card For Members Of The Consular Service – Munich/Germany 1976

Not a passport but however a interesting document which you also don’t see often.  “Ausweis für Mitglieder des Konsularkorps”. This ID-Card for Members of the Consular Service was issued to Honorary Consul of the Republic of Uganda, Dr. Hans Christian Kopf. It is stated that the bearer should be allowed to travel freely and unhindered but at the same time it is stated this document is NOT a passport!...

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Nazi Germany Passport issued in LUXEMBOURG (RRRR)

24 November, 2013
Nazi Germany Passport issued in LUXEMBOURG (RRRR)

This passport was issued on 17 October 1939 to Michael Flügel, his wife and two children just a few weeks after WWII begun but well before the German occupation of Luxembourg in May 1940. Another great item to my collection as German passports issued in Luxembourg are extremely hard to find. ________________________________________________________________________________ The Luxembourgish government had pursued a policy of neutrality since the “Luxembourg Crisis” of 1867 had highlighted...

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Holocaust – Emigration From Germany

24 July, 2013
Holocaust – Emigration From Germany

Holocaust – Emigration from Germany At the time of the Nazi takeover in 1933, there were over 500,000 Jews in Germany.  Initially, the Nazis encouraged emigration from Germany but placed few restrictions on the amount of property Jews could take with them.  Over time, however, the German government imposed ever increasing emigration taxes and restrictions on the amount of money which could be transferred abroad from Germany.  By November,...

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Traveling In Wartime Germany, Austria & Turkey Under A False Passport

16 July, 2013

Traveling In Wartime Germany, Austria & Turkey Under A False Passport (by Jim Grundy, Great War Forum) One of the stranger stories to be reported in Hucknall was that of a journalist, Harold Jeffrey Darnton-Fraser, who spoke at a recruiting rally in Hucknall on 27th July 1915 in support of local V.C. winner, James Upton, 1st Notts. & Derby. In the course of his address, Darnton-Fraser, said to be...

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Wander Book (Wanderbuch) Germany 1845

28 June, 2013
wanderbuch-150x150_1

Actually I do not collect Wander books but this one got my attention as it is the most extensive traveled wander book I ever saw. Issued 1845 by the Kingdom of Bavaria to a journeyman named “Reither”. The book has 145 pages and ALL pages are full with entries and stamps. Some pages have 3-4 entries and I was counting a total of 306 different entries. All was done...

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