Summer 2023 Newsletter Auction Item

Well, I’m already having to eat my words!! We recently got a call from a family member of an old friend of Tom’s who passed, but left a very unique sword. This particular sword was written up in Tom’s sword book, German Swords of World War II, a Photographic Reference: Volume One: Army. Please click […]


Auction Guidelines

All bids must be submitted by email to **Please note that all times are Eastern Standard Time (UTC -5)** Auction opens at 7 pm, Friday, December 16, 2022. The minimum bid is $2,500.00 Beginning December 17, we will update the high bid each day at 5 pm. Bidding ends at noon on Saturday, December […]


It’s good to be back! The 2021 Max Show

On Wednesday, September 15, 2021, our caravan consisting of a U-haul, a Subaru, and a Camry, left Fredericksburg, Virginia bound for York, Pennsylvania – the new home of the Max Show. This was a bittersweet trip for us, as it was the first Max Show without our much-loved LTC (Ret) Thomas Johnson. We also missed […]


OVMS Show of Shows Returns!

Save the date for the 2022 Show of Shows! Join Johnson Reference Books & Militaria February 23 – 27, 2022 at the Kentucky Expo Center in Louisville, KY. This event is hosted by the Ohio Valley Military Society. We’ll add details as they become available.


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