Bill Shea, world-renowned militaria expert, has been a regular fixture within the militaria collecting community for the past six decades.
In addition to contributing to over forty reference books on WWII Collectibles, he has co-authored an acclaimed reference book entitled “The Collector’s Guide to the Distinctive Cloth Headgear of the Allgemeine and Waffen-SS”. Hundreds of items Bill has owned appear in these well known books. Bill has also become an acclaimed writer, venturing into his four volume series entitled THE STORIES BEHIND THE TREASURES OF WORLD WAR II, “The Making of a Collectorholic”.
After graduating from college in 1967, Bill received his Masters Degree in Education and taught secondary school history and English for several years.