I WILL ONLY SEND SIGNED FOR. THIS SUITCASE WAS ON THE HMT EMPIRE WINDRUSH WHEN SHE SANK IN 1954 TRANSPORTING TROOPS BACK FROM THE FAR EAST.HE THREW IT OUT AND MY DAD RECOVERED IT AS A STRANGE SURVIVOR! IT HAD BEEN STORED IN MY LATE FATHERS GARAGE FOR YEARS. AS YOU CAN SEE IT IS IN A PRETTY POOR STATE.
IT HAD BEEN ON DISPLAY WITH A WOODEN INTERNAL PLYWOOD BOX FRAME SO IT LOOKED GOOD- I TOOK IT OUT AS IT HAD SEEN MUCH BETTER TIMES- I SUPPOSE ANOTHER COULD BE MADE. THIS INFORMATION CAME FROM THE INTERNET!
Japan, in February 1954 on what proved to be her final voyage. And was to sail to the United Kingdom, calling at. Her passengers included recovering wounded.
Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Third Battle of the Hook. PLEASE KEEP AN EYE ON MY LISTINGS AS I HAVE A WHOLE LOCK-UP OF ITEMS TO DISPOSE OF. The item "WINDRUSH SHIP WRECK SURVIVOR SUITCASE ARMY POST WAR HONG KONG LEATHER AMAZING" is in sale since Friday, May 15, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectables\Militaria\1946-1960".The seller is "binnyfatcat" and is located in Diss. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Belize, Bolivia, Brunei darussalam, Dominica, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Cambodia, Saint kitts and nevis, Liechtenstein, Macao, Monaco, Martinique, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Paraguay, Turks and caicos islands, Aruba, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Chile, Bahamas, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Philippines, Qatar, El salvador, Trinidad and tobago, Uruguay.