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War relics forum. Uniforms, Guns, helmets, battlefield archeology.

  1. Technical Issues & Design Of Our Forum Threads / Posts  Last Post

    Suggestions and critique

    1. Please post all technical questions concerning "HOW-TO" on the forum here. Also please see this section to read other topics previously discussed.

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    2. What you get if you begin as a club member?

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  2. German Militaria 1933-1945 Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. The German Stahlhelm: Heer, Luftwaffe, Kriegsmarine, Waffen SS and all others who wore the steel helmet

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      EM/NCO chinstrap question Go to last post

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      01-29-2023, 02:02 AM

    3. Uniforms and insignia of the three branches of the Armed Forces: Heer, Luftwaffe and Kriegsmarine.

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    4. Allgemeine SS, SS-VT, SS-TV and Waffen SS.

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      Question HJ halstuch RZM tag Go to last post

      01-28-2023, 04:17 PM

    6. Y-straps, ammo boxes, and other assorted kit, etc.

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    7. German Third Reich and other Axis ID discs and dedicated items

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    8. Field made items made by the German soldier

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      SS Honor Ring Go to last post

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      01-29-2023, 03:41 AM

    10. Japan, Italy, Finland, Bulgaria, Croatia, Vichy France, Hungary, Romania, Slovakia, etc.

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    11. All about the Third Reich 1933 - 1945

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  3. USSR 1917-1991 Threads / Posts  Last Post

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      Need Help! Soviet Tank Helmet Go to last post

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    3. Military Maritime Fleet , Landing Forces and Coastal Defense of the USSR

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    7. Items made by Soviet soldiers, airmen and sailors.

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    8. All Commissariats and Ministries of Internal Affairs, State Security & Police

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    10. ALL discussions pertaining to and inclusive of Communist Poland, Romania, Bulgaria, Hungary, Czechoslovakia, Yugoslavia & Albania

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      War toys from Ukraine Go to last post

      12-11-2022, 04:56 PM

  4. The Western Allies Threads / Posts  Last Post

    WW2 US, British and Commonwealth militaria and history

    1. Please post you British and other Allied helmets here

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    2. Service dress caps, berets, overseas caps, etc.

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    4. Service dress, field jackets, Battledress, etc.

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    5. Post your insignia related questions here

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      Pagri / Puggaree badges Go to last post

      01-26-2023, 10:28 AM

    6. All US & British/Commonwealth awards.

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    7. Webbing etc

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    8. This forum is for all Allied paperwork

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    9. US & British/Commonwealth edged weapons

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      M4 Bayonet for review Go to last post

      01-25-2023, 08:15 AM

    10. Need help in finding a servicemans history etc: ask here.

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      Need Help! 58 British and Allied airmen buried in... Go to last post

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      Australian General Purpose Boots Go to last post

      01-27-2023, 07:05 AM

  5. Polish militaria Threads / Posts  Last Post

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      Monte Cassino cross Go to last post

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  6. WWI and Imperial forum Threads / Posts  Last Post

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    2. Great War Uniforms, equipment, photos, history etc.

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      WW1 Era Letter Written by American... Go to last post

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  7. World firearms, ordnance, trench edged weapons Threads / Posts  Last Post

    World's firearms, ordnance and trench related edged weapons such as bayonets and trench knives

    1. Devoted to world's firearms

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      1. Luger P08 forum

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    2. World ordnance from hand grenades and ammo to bombs and shells

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      A guide to headstamps Go to last post

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    3. All related to the trench edged weapons

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      Glock Military M78/M81 Knife Go to last post

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  8. Military Archaeology Threads / Posts  Last Post

    Relics of war and info about archaeology on battlefield sites.

    1. And other related ground found items

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    2. Discussions about other historical places and battlefield archaeology.

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      Digging in Norway & Kurland Go to last post

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    3. Post your non ground finds here.

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    4. A forum dedicated to War memorials, historical sites, battlefield tours, etc.

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    5. All about battlefield archaeology, laws, detectors, etc

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      WW2 British camp finds ID help Go to last post

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  9. Aviation forum Threads / Posts  Last Post

    Aircraft and aviation history World War 1 - Vietnam War

    1. Squadron history, Aerodromes/bases, Campaigns, Personnel, Publications etc.

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    2. Bombers, Fighters, Helicopters, Power plants/engines, Squadron insignia, On board equipment, Construction types.

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      Need Help! German aircraft pilot seat ID Go to last post

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  10. Armour. Vehicles. Artillery Threads / Posts  Last Post

    The forum dedicated to the tanks, artillery and vehicles related things

    1. All about the history of WW1 and WW2 heavy weapons, armour and vehicles

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      My Tiger I Relic collection Go to last post

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    3. All others nations which are not listed above

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    4. Show your model making skills here

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  11. Steel Helmets & Buttons - Other Threads / Posts  Last Post

    World Steel Helmets

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      ss button Go to last post

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      09-28-2022, 09:34 PM

    1. All about. Uniforms, vehicles, photos papers etc

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    2. All about the Lithuanian Forces

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  12. Military History Re-enactment Threads / Posts  Last Post

    Events, re-enactments, & research. Language support: English, Russian, Estonian, German

    1. WW2 Battle re-enactment and living history.

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  13. Collector's Community Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. Discuss sources for militaria, collectors tools, games and any other hobby news. Military related subject matters only please.

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    2. Share your nice items with others!

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    3. Need advice on preserving your collection or restoring an item? Please post here.

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    4. Events - Collectors meetings, shows, fairs and flea markets. Places where one can find militaria and collectibles

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  14. Militaria Collector's Market Threads / Posts  Last Post

    The "FOR SALE" and "WANTED" section.

    1. Helmets and gas masks which cannot be categorized in above categories

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  15. Ebay militaria auctions Threads / Posts  Last Post

    Find what's new in the ebay auction militaria market

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    Let us know something about you. As this is your first visit as member of the forum, we require your first post here, before you will be allowed to enter the community

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