A Latvian fake
"In all my years as a soldier, I have never seen men fight so hard." - SS Obergruppenfuhrer Wilhelm Bittrich - Arnhem
pin catch and rivits ??? fake
No chance at all Kevin unfortunately. Do a search for 'Latvian' and you will see many more examples of this type.
Looking for LDO marked EK2s and items relating to U-406.....
thanks to everyone saved me a lump....kev
agree, a reproduction from Latvia. Comes marked by several different makers but all are complete garbage.
'I do not think we can hope for any better thing now.
We shall stick it out to the end, but we are getting weaker of course, and the end cannot be far.
It seems a pity, but I do not think I can write more. R. SCOTT.
Last Entry - For God's sake look after our people.'
In memory of Capt. Robert Falcon Scott, Edward Wilson, Henry Bowers, Lawrence Oates and Edgar Evans. South Pole Expedition, 30th March 1912.