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    Unknown American Military Uniform

    I got this uniform and was told it was a Vietnam Vet uniform Somebody else said it was 2nd Division from Korea. I dont know anything about American uniforms

    09-27-2020, 06:11 AM
    sweersz

    If you could save only one of your items from a raging inferno, what would it be?

    It's horrifying to think about, but imagine your whole collection starting to go up in flames and you only had time to save one or two of your items from

    09-27-2020, 06:04 AM
    reneblacky

    Cap US Army

    I'm placing this one in the VN section as I'm unsure of it's period? most likely Korean war or even WW2 due to the laundry number. Nice cap I reckon.

    09-27-2020, 05:07 AM
    Aussiebatler

    New member

    Hi

    Been a long time reader of the content on here figured i would join. Im looking to learn about ek2 iron crosses and also u-boat metals

    09-27-2020, 03:22 AM
    Adravor

    Possible Cameo M42 Shell

    Hello Forum.

    This shell is currently for sale, i think it might stand a chance of being a cameo, although the pictures are so far not really

    09-27-2020, 05:39 AM
    reneblacky

    Cover USMC VN Period

    One from the period that I keep losing, finding it & losing it again! it is around somewhere! anyway here's pictures of it when I had it in hand once!!

    09-27-2020, 02:43 AM
  • The Afrikakorps cuff title

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    This is an item of insignia which has been well reproduced for many years and catches a lot of collectors out.

    However, it is one which need not fool you if you study this original example from my collection.

    Here we see the full length original cuff title.
    This article was originally published in forum thread: The Afrikakorps cuff title started by Adrian Stevenson View original post
    Comments 9 Comments
    1. Adrian Stevenson's avatar in War relics WW2 military forums
      Adrian Stevenson -
      Please ensure you read the full article here:

      The Afrikakorps cuff title
    1. Monuir's avatar in War relics WW2 military forums
      Monuir -
      Great article
    1. command450's avatar in War relics WW2 military forums
      command450 -
      I kinda knew mine was real given it was cut off....... atleast its still got all the letters intact,with an inch or so to the sides.
    1. LizardKing's avatar in War relics WW2 military forums
      LizardKing -
      Very interesting post! Very helpful... What can you say about my AFRIKA KORPS cuff title on this URL?

      https://www.warrelics.eu/forum/order...a-korps-27747/


    1. Adrian Stevenson's avatar in War relics WW2 military forums
      Adrian Stevenson -
      It is 100% original. A "textbook" example.

      Cheers, Ade.
    1. don_kihotis7's avatar in War relics WW2 military forums
      don_kihotis7 -
      Quote by Adrian Stevenson View Post
      It is 100% original. A "textbook" example.

      Cheers, Ade.
      Ade could you please tell me what would a normal price be for such thing? I found this one for GBP175. It seems original to me but i'm not an expert so i thought to ask you
    1. Adrian Stevenson's avatar in War relics WW2 military forums
      Adrian Stevenson -
      It is original, but the price, for me, is far too high.

      Cheers, Ade.
    1. don_kihotis7's avatar in War relics WW2 military forums
      don_kihotis7 -
      Thanks Ade, i will look here in the sales stand to see if i can find something cheaper.
    1. startingcollector's avatar in War relics WW2 military forums
      startingcollector -
      Very helpful article. Was a pleasure to read and study!
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