Geee .... I don't know if I copied the letters properly..... but
p.s. ผมอาศัยอยู่ในกรุงเทพฯเป็นเวลาสองปี (1968-1970) แต่ฉันไม่สามารถพูดภาษาไทย
P̄hm xāṣ̄ạy xyū̀ nı krungtheph pĕn welā s̄xng pī (1968-1970) tŠ̀ c̄hạn mị̀ s̄āmārt̄h phūd p̣hās̄ʹā thịy
[I lived in Bangkok for two years (1968-1970) but I do not speak Thai. ]
As far as I recall, that phrase would be "Phom yiu Krungtep song pi; phud pasa Thai mai-dai."
Here's two with similar markings:
..And not military IMO - Looks like a common commercial
kitchen knife pressed into use as a 'utility' blade for carry
in that home-made sheath. The one Guy shows is
much more robust.........
I asgree that this piece is neither Japanese or old.
LIFE'S LOSERS NEVER LEARN FROM THE ERROR OF THEIR WAYS.
i dont know about it!just want to see it s very nice!!i like it!!!
The style is very similar, however all the knives I find online are a Gurka(sp) style....good possibility that is Thai, but I believe it's old.