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Luftwaffe NCO shoulder straps - orginal or not?

Article about: Hi all, I acquired this pair of Luftwaffe flight section Feldwebel's shoulder straps several years ago, but from a dealer who I now know to be untrustworthy. The rank pips appear to be post-

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    Default Luftwaffe NCO shoulder straps - orginal or not?

    Hi all,

    I acquired this pair of Luftwaffe flight section Feldwebel's shoulder straps several years ago, but from a dealer who I now know to be untrustworthy. The rank pips appear to be post-war Bundeswehr, but could the straps be original WW2 production (i.e. the pips have been added post-war to 'upgrade' for increasing the sale price)?

    Thanks for your help,
    James
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    Default Re: Luftwaffe NCO shoulder straps - orginal or not?

    Hi James, and welcome to the forum!

    The strap is original. The pip may well have been added.

    Cheers, Ade.
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    Default Re: Luftwaffe NCO shoulder straps - orginal or not?

    Hi Adrian,
    Glad to have your expert eye cast over it!
    As I thought.
    Many thanks, James

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