I offer a selection of
World War Two militaria
with a focus on uniforms, field gear, medals, paper and
personal items from mostly WWII and a bit of WW1
The purpose of this site is to expand my collection by
selling of items that I have double in my collection
or fall outside my area of interest.
Het doel van deze site is het uitbreiden van mijn
verzameling, door verkoop van artikelen die buiten
mijn verzamelgebied vallen of dubbel in mijn
verzameling aanwezig zijn.
Der Zweck dieser Website ist meine Sammlung zu
erweitern, durch Verkauf von Produkten die außerhalb
meiner Gegend oder Doppel in meiner Sammlung fallen.
Please take a moment to browse
through the items in my on-line shop
I look forward to your order. I'm sure you will not be disappointed.
My goal: expanding our collections;
yours and mine!
If you have questions, please ask. I will do my best to answer them.
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During my years of collecting WWII-memorabilia I often stumbled upon photographs and military artifacts of my hometown.  So I started collecting these too and  a few years ago I published my book about the German occupation of Bergen op Zoom. From 1940 to 1944 Bergen op Zoom was occupied by the German 16th Schiffsstammabteilung (Kriegsmarine). The book starts with operation ‘Fall Gelb’; the German attack on France via the Netherlands on the 10th of May 1940- and ends with the liberation of Bergen op Zoom by Canadian troops in October 1944. Many remnants of the fierce fighting between our Canadian liberators and German troops are still visible in our town, woods and surrounding fields.

Photographs © D.C. Canne