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  • Very rare German Afrika Korps not complete Deutsche Reichsbahn[Reich Railway Lantern]maker marked dated 1936,waffen stamped,original colours,recovered from the El Alamein battlefield of late 1942 during the North African desert campaign of 1940-1943.

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    This is a very rare German Afrika Korps soldiers item which is a not complete but wonderfully marked Deutsche Reichsbahn[Reich Railway Lantern].The lamp is not complete held together with zip strap it is missing its front part all its insides and its glass panels the base section and back panel are brass made the back has its clip and the very rare bit lovely maker markings made in Berlin in 1936 with waffen stamp eagle all very clear to see. The lamp has discolored from being buried and is in nice overall condition and a nice example of this famous lamp which are hard to find now and is pretty much as found condition and is in perfect condition for display or any collectionThe lamp was recovered from the El Alamein battlefield of late 1942 during the North African desert campaign of 1940-1943.The relic was found and recovered in around 2007-2012 by the Egyptian-Sahara.com expeditions and tours company who specialized in the El Alamein battlefield.The relic comes with 2 x A5 laminated information cards with pictures including of the original flyer for the Egyptian-Sahara.com expeditions and tours company with pictures of some of the items they recovered in the early 2000's this relic was purchased directly from them when they were operating in around 2007-2012.

    The battle was fought near the western frontier of Egypt between 23 October and 4 November 1942, El Alamein was the climax and turning point of the North African campaign in the Second World War. The Axis army of Italy and Germany suffered a decisive defeat by the British Eighth Army. 

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