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Brass EK2 ?

Article about: I've been told that they were a Navy issue EK . Its two piece construction , I replaced the ribbon and the ring both were missing . I just want to see what you think of it . Cheers

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    I've been told that they were a Navy issue EK . Its two piece construction , I replaced the ribbon and the ring both were missing . I just want to see what you think of it . Cheers
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    The Navy theory is a myth....during and after the Great War EK's were made from a variety of metals both ferrous and non-ferrous, including brass, they were given a silver wash, which looks to have mostly gone on yours....
    Prost ! Steve.
    "The German Army is the perfectly adapted, perfectly running Machine. The difference is that the Germans are organised with a view to War...with the cold, hard, practical and business-like purpose of winning victories."
    G.W. Steevens - The Daily Mail (1897)

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