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Soldiers Service and Pay book: the AB64

Article about: Hi Guys, here is an AB64 from my collection. The soldier although born in Liverpool, hailed from Chesterfield in Derbyshire. He was a gunner in the Royal Artillery. I picked this one up for

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    And .. a WW1 paybook to Pte. Alfred Cooper 1/5th Lincs. Regiment.

    Gary J.
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    Hi Allan, I would not really advise doing anything to your Grandad's AB64. There is an archival materials site here, see what they have on offer:

    Conservation By Design Limited - The Timecare Collection

    Cheers, Ade.

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    Hi Gary, always nice to that document

    It is worth noting that Free Forces (Polish, Dutch etc) who were issued with British paybooks always had the addition of a photo for ID purposes.

    Cheers, Ade.

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    Here is my Dad's AB64 issued to him as a National Serviceman in the early 1950's. Now in my collection since he gave it me The basic design did not change much over the years.
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    And .. 1 step further back in time !!

    Gary J
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    Hi,

    Very very nice indeed!!!

    Neil.

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    Adrian , here are some pics of my soldiers book, I received this from the wife of my friend .
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    Hi Pierre, a nice complete book for a soldier who saw a lot of service.

    A good gift.

    Cheers, Ade.

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    Hi Pierre, a nice complete book for a soldier who saw a lot of service.

    A good gift.

    Cheers, Ade.
    Yes , after my friend dead i receive some military items from the wife ! i put this book in the desk , and after i see your thread , OH i remember i have this book ! But i don't collect a British military item

    Pierre

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