Tag: Turkey

NATO TRAVEL DOCUMENT, TURKEY

WOW, what an unusual type of travel document! Issued to Colonel Haidun Togal on 1. May 1968 to travel to Belgium on official business for the Turkish government as a NATO member. Colonel Togal will stay in Belgium for 18…

German Nazi Abwehr Officer Who Saved Jews

Here comes a highly interesting travel document of German passport history, related to the Third Reich, German Military Intelligence, the Holocaust and the rescue of Jewish lifes! This is the departmental passport (a kind of diplomatic passport) of Walter Schulze-Bernett.…

Archibald Philip 5th Earl of Rosebery

Here comes a beautiful British passport issued 1894 in London issued to Mr. W. Eccles (probably William Henry Eccles FRS (23 August 1875 – 29 April 1966) a British physicist and a pioneer in the development of radio communication). The…

Italian Diplomatic Passport 1943

This is the first document of this type I ever could acquire and it has a beautiful hidden feature – a fantastic & unusual watermark! Besides that the document was issued to a military attache in Ankara, Turkey. Several diplomatic…

Nazi Service Passport 1943 Capt Loewe

A fantastic and unique document lot which consists on three (3) Nazi Service passports (Dienstpass) & Soldbuch of him, his daughter and wife  and letters from Captain Hans Loewe to/from his family when he was at the Civilian Internment Camp 1…