The catch would indicate post war Souval
Searching for anything relating to, Anton Boos, 934 Stamm. Kp. Pz. Erz. Abt. 7, 3 Kompanie, Panzer-Regiment 2, 16th Panzer-Division (My father)
So this is a repro made post-war?
Yes, the 'Pop Can' catch is a sign that it was made after the war, maybe as late as the 70's or up to 1980.
'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.
I have to agree with Ralph. A definite post-war piece. Who is the seller? Can you return it?
"Much that once was, is lost. For none now live who remember it."
yep sure is fake one
i got a silver one , here to compare...
a nice postwar Souval.