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    Zuckerman ??

    Can anyone identify this helmet worn by a USN PT Boat crewmember.
    Looks like a Zuckerman.
    Location of Photo unknown.
    Thanks Mick

    12-15-2017, 09:45 AM

    1942 Portät Stahlhelm Gross 20x17 cm Original Echt

    12-15-2017, 08:40 AM

    M40 Shiffchen by Robert Lubstein-REAL OR FAKE?

    Hello I found this "Shiffchen" M40 overseas cap, I have my suspicions on it, but I wnat to confirm them.
    This cap is supposedly made

    12-15-2017, 07:45 AM

    Stahlhelm, Helm

    12-15-2017, 05:00 AM

    Stahlhelm, Helm, Helme

    12-15-2017, 05:00 AM

    2017 Aquisitions! Show what you got!

    It's that time of year. For sure there will be forum specific threads on all the goodies people picked up but as I like it all, thought it would be nice

    12-15-2017, 09:08 AM
  • 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
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