A simple design inspired by the Irish Brigade Monument at the Antietam Battlefield site in Maryland, which was dedicated in 1997. The Irish Brigade consisting predominantly of Irish Americans of the 29th Massachusetts Infantry, 63rd New York Infantry 69th New York Infantry and the 88th New York Infantry. The designation of the first regiment in the brigade, the 69th New York Infantry, or the "Fighting 69th", continued in later wars. The Irish Brigade was known in part for its famous war cry, the "Faugh a Ballaugh", which is an anglicization of the Irish phrase, fág an bealach, meaning "clear the way" made famous by Brigadier General Thomas Francis Meagher. According to Fox's Regimental Losses, of all Union army brigades, only the 1st Vermont Brigade and Iron Brigade suffered more combat dead than the Irish Brigade during America's Civil War.
Our Tee's are pre-shrunk 100% cotton (6oz (203g) and designed for maximum durability, comfort and quality. With a seamless rib knit collar reinforced with a cover seamed front neck and taped neck and shoulder seams, this shirt is carefully constructed for those who are active and require clothing that lasts.
Shackleton's 'Men Wanted For Hazardous Journey' Classic Poster
A motivating print inspired by Shackleton's rumored recruitment advert for his famed Antarctic Exploration. The original advert was placed in the Times and garnered over 5000 responses. However, historians have yet to discover documented proof that the advert was ever published. Real or myth - it encapsulates the heroic age of Antarctic exploration and that glorious spirit of the period - “Ah, when ships were made of wood and men were made of steel…”
Measuring 24" by 36" each poster fits standard poster frames with ease and are perfect for custom framing. Each print comes hand rolled, wrapped in protective tissue and ships in a rigid box for protection.
Your poster will be printed with premium long lasting inks on the finest photographic paper for rich saturation and fine detail. The paper we use is an ultra premium luster photo paper - slightly glossy (between a gloss and matte finish). The paper weight is 7.67 oz/y² (260 g/m²) - 0.25 mm thick.
Each order is hand wrapped and shipped in a rigid box for great protection and easier removal.
Delivery times vary from country to country, you should expect your poster in 4-12 days business days. Depending on your order destination and fulfillment location certain tax/vat may be required (eg. VAT in the UK). These additional charges are covered in your order.
Orders within the USA generally ship within 2-3 business days.
WW2 Airborne D-Day Cricket Clicker
A vintage style reproduction of the Airborne cricket clickers that where issued for D-Day on June 6, 1944. The Clickers were used by members of the US 101st Airborne for communication to distinguish between friend and foe in the fields and ditches of Normandy. Upon approaching an unknown friend or foe, a click would be made using the tool and friendly troops would respond with two clicks.
Pilot Notes - The Spitfire Note Book
Keep track of your dreams or organize your projects in our beautiful printed notebook inspired by the pilot notes of WW2, for the Battle of Britain icon - the Submarine Spitfire. Brimming with 48 pages of creamy white smooth finish 70lb acid free paper. Measuring 7.25" by 10", it's the perfect gift for the pilot or history-loving aviation enthusiast.
The Lancaster Tie
Add a hint of nostalgia to any attire with our Avro Lancaster inspired tie. Each tie is handcrafted in London and measures 3 inches wide (8 cm) at the blade (widest point), and is 58 inches (147cm) long and is crafted in a woven poly fabric.It's the perfect gift for any history buff or WW2 aviation lover.
The Royal Air Force Roundel Retro Cap
Celebrate the RAF with this iconic cap dedicated to the famed roundel - the red, white and blue symbol used on British aircraft since 1915. They were first created in WW1 to help identify friends or foe in the midst of combat. The cap is 100% brushed cotton twill, decorated with a felt logo and direct embroidery. It's one size fits all with a velcro enclosure. A great gift idea for any lover of military aviation.