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    Vickers or M16

    Hi all I just bought this on an impulse of it being a vickers but noticed it has no lugs for holding the badge, so is it an M16 can anyone please confirm

    04-24-2018, 05:23 PM

    HJ Pennant

    Hi everyone,

    I would need your help for this pennant. Is it a HJ or BDM one ?
    And what are your opinions about it

    04-24-2018, 05:33 PM

    innenfutter helmet Stahlhelm casque helmet Liner M 35 M 40 M 42

    04-24-2018, 04:30 PM

    Beautyfull Eickhorn KM dagger, opinions needed please.

    Hi guys,
    I would like to get some opinions on this KM before purchasing.
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    04-24-2018, 04:27 PM
    WRF Seller

    SS ranktab

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    Description: Up for sale this nice SS ranktab in unused condition.

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    Stahlhelm Polizei. DD M34.

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  • Designer of the SA symbol known

    This is what the "Uniformen-Markt" from May 1, 1936 says on page 86:
    (published also in the magazine "Der SA-Mann", number 15 from 1936):
    the SA symbol originated from a 1929-contest, which was lauched by the
    SA High-Command. The design was handed over by Hans Zöberlein (the
    well-known poet) and the leader from Sturmbann II from Standarte "List"
    from Munich, Obersturmbannführer Max Zankl.

    The symbol was the old Teutonic sign for lightning together with the so-called
    "Mannrune" (the symbol of a stern and unbending man with a flaming sword).
    Both symbols were combined with a ring. Later the hook to connect both was

    Attachment 597110

    Maybe it was Heck who added the hook, but this is not mentioned!
    This article was originally published in forum thread: Is the designer of the SA symbol known? started by 4thskorpion View original post