MATCHLESS G3L 1941-EARLY CONTRACT C9841 IN WW2 TRIM ,DEDICATED TO PRIVATE DENNIS COLLIER 156TH PARA BATTALION .

RECOMMISSIONED THIS YEAR .ALL TINWARE GOOD ,BADGED TO 156TH PARA BATTALION . V5C REGISTERED .

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GOOD LOOKING BIKE BADGED TO 156TH PARA BATTALION WHO DROPPED ON 18TH SEPTEMBER 1944 AT GINKLE HEIDE DROPZONE AS PART OF OPPERATION MARKET GARDEN .
LOW C NUMBER ON TANK FOR 1941 . THIS BIKE IS FINISHED AS IT WOULD HAVE LOOKED IN LATE 1942.
BLACKOUT MASK AND SOLID LEVERS .
RECONDITIONED SMITHS MILITARY SPEEDOMETER AND LUCAS T SWITCH ARE ORIGINAL ITEMS . THE ACUAL MILAGE HAS BEEN RETAINED .

ENGINE HAS BEEN RESTAMPED AT SOME TIME BUT IS GENUINE WW2 ITEM .

DEDICATED TO PTE D COLLIER. WHO I MET AT DROPZONE JUST BEFORE COMPLETING RACE TO THE BRIDGE EVENT . HE WAS A REAL CHARACTER AND EXPLAINED WHERE HE DROPPED AND HIS ACTIONS ON 18TH SEPT 44 , HE HAS PASSED AWAY SINCE THEN .
CORRECT PANNIER FRAMES AND SKINNY PILLION . RACK IS REPRO.
REAR TAIL LIGHT AND PARA EMBLEM LOOK GOOD .
UNCLUTTERED HANDLEBAR LAYOUT .
CORRECT SINGLE TOOLBOX ON G3L MACHINES . PERIOD HORN AND G3L CAST MARKED BARREL .