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    Default Luftwaffe Compass

    Hi,
    I Have An Unusual Compass I Picked Up At The Weekend, I Have Been Told It Is A Luftwaffe Pilots Wrist Compass. Can Anyone Shed Any Light On The Item.

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    Just found this old thread buried in the headgear forum

    Are there any markings to the back of the compass?

    Cheers, Ade.

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    Hi Stu, it's an AK39 wrist compass, standard issue to Luftwaffe aircrew.

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    I found it again Ade! lol cool item

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    Are there some ways you can tell if they are real or fake?

    From Alex

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    Here's a few old shots of mine for reference
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    Nice wrist compass Rene.........!
    Regards,


    Steve.

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    Very nice compass's guys!!

    I'll try to snap a few pics tomorrow and post them up.

    From Alex.

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    Very nice compass's guys!!

    I'll try to snap a few pics tomorrow and post them up.

    From Alex.
    Love to see it
    There is another in a museum tour I post (Bandiana)
    http://www.warrelics.eu/forum/after-...ctoria-277466/

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    Hello all, I was finely able to get a few pictures of the Luftwaffe Compass.

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    What do y'all thank is it a real original Luftwaffe Compass?

    From Alex

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