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Forum: Wound Badge Forum Today, 08:52 AM
Replies: 4
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Posted By Mike Kenny
Imo a repro trying to be a hohlverbodet. ...

Imo a repro trying to be a hohlverbodet.

Regards
Mike
Forum: U.S. Militaria Forum 05-20-2020, 08:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 281
Posted By Mike Kenny
I'd suggest this is a recent casting. The in...

I'd suggest this is a recent casting. The in places weak obverse detailing and obvious pockmarks, plus the grinding marks on the reverse and strange finish, all raise serious red flags for me.
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Forum: Luftwaffe War and Qualification Badges (Tim Calvert's Eagles Nest) 05-20-2020, 11:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 182
Posted By Mike Kenny
1950s Souval - an old repro. Regards Mike

1950s Souval - an old repro.

Regards
Mike
Forum: Luftwaffe War and Qualification Badges (Tim Calvert's Eagles Nest) 05-20-2020, 06:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 157
Posted By Mike Kenny
Yes, 1950s Souval. Regards Mike

Yes, 1950s Souval.

Regards
Mike
Forum: Kriegsmarine War and Qualification Badges 05-15-2020, 01:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 81
Posted By Mike Kenny
Hi Bob, I agree, an honest original Schwerin...

Hi Bob,

I agree, an honest original Schwerin zincer.

Regards
Mike
Forum: Luftwaffe War and Qualification Badges (Tim Calvert's Eagles Nest) 05-11-2020, 08:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 287
Posted By Mike Kenny
Hi, I don't see any traces of blackening on...

Hi,

I don't see any traces of blackening on the wreath. Why is this example considered a night fighter clasp?

Regards
Mike
Forum: Kriegsmarine War and Qualification Badges 05-11-2020, 07:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 88
Posted By Mike Kenny
For me this is a post-WW2 S&L produced piece. ...

For me this is a post-WW2 S&L produced piece.

Regards
Mike
Forum: Crosses of the Wehrmacht 05-09-2020, 08:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 392
Posted By Mike Kenny
Hi Van, I recall Niemann featuring one of...

Hi Van,

I recall Niemann featuring one of these "Godet" EK1s (actually part of a combo from memory) for sale and then a few weeks later it was featured as his fake of the week.

I can try an dig...
Forum: Wound Badge Forum 05-09-2020, 01:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 217
Posted By Mike Kenny
Hi Van, I also suspect this may be a later...

Hi Van,

I also suspect this may be a later Floch with variant spurious maker marking. The hardware is certainly reminiscent of the Flochs but the obverse pic is not clear enough to be definitive....
Forum: Imperial Militaria Forum 05-08-2020, 08:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 296
Posted By Mike Kenny
I can only agree, another nice original. ...

I can only agree, another nice original.

Regards
Mike
Forum: Imperial Militaria Forum 05-08-2020, 10:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 208
Posted By Mike Kenny
A wugglers special? If only they were all...

A wugglers special?

If only they were all this easy!

Regards
Mike
Forum: Imperial Militaria Forum 05-05-2020, 06:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 254
Posted By Mike Kenny
For me uncommon but not rare.

For me uncommon but not rare.
Forum: Kriegsmarine War and Qualification Badges 05-05-2020, 10:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 281
Posted By Mike Kenny
Hi Giorgos, It looks like a nice example to...

Hi Giorgos,

It looks like a nice example to me. Your research paid off. Enjoy!

Regards
Mike
Forum: Luftwaffe War and Qualification Badges (Tim Calvert's Eagles Nest) 05-04-2020, 11:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 310
Posted By Mike Kenny
I did end up receiving a few more pics and...

I did end up receiving a few more pics and managed to get them onto my computer if they help.

Regards
Mike
Forum: Imperial Militaria Forum 05-04-2020, 10:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 361
Posted By Mike Kenny
Wasn't one of these fakes with the wrong core,...

Wasn't one of these fakes with the wrong core, frame, maker's mark and hardware discussed here quite recently?

Regards
Mike
Forum: Imperial Militaria Forum 05-03-2020, 08:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 373
Posted By Mike Kenny
An absolute bargain. Lovely original! ...

An absolute bargain. Lovely original!

Regards
Mike
Forum: Imperial Militaria Forum 05-03-2020, 08:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 254
Posted By Mike Kenny
AWS / AWES - A. Werner & Sohn, Berlin At...

AWS / AWES - A. Werner & Sohn, Berlin

At some stage they became associated with Juncker.

Regards
Mike
Forum: Kriegsmarine War and Qualification Badges 05-02-2020, 09:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 123
Posted By Mike Kenny
Hi Jordan, It appears to be a genuine...

Hi Jordan,

It appears to be a genuine Schwerin zincer but with an obvious problem.

Regards
Mike
Forum: U.S. Militaria Forum 05-02-2020, 09:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 146
Posted By Mike Kenny
My understanding is that the Enlisted Reserve CPT...

My understanding is that the Enlisted Reserve CPT wings (WITHOUT eagle device) are the wings that the actual Reserve Pilot received upon completing the Civilian Pilot Training programme.

I read...
Forum: Imperial Militaria Forum 04-30-2020, 08:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 181
Posted By Mike Kenny
Woohoo - finally someone posts a lovely textbook...

Woohoo - finally someone posts a lovely textbook original which retains some of the original green finish! Nice one thumbsup

Regards
Mike
Forum: Luftwaffe War and Qualification Badges (Tim Calvert's Eagles Nest) 04-30-2020, 08:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 401
Posted By Mike Kenny
The pictures are fine for me. You guys need to...

The pictures are fine for me. You guys need to rotate your screens 90degrees ;)

It looks like the pendant is home made from thin sheet metal, with the centre shaped to a high point.

I'm more...
Forum: Kriegsmarine War and Qualification Badges 04-30-2020, 10:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 267
Posted By Mike Kenny
Hi Keith, No, not a Schwerin. It looks OK...

Hi Keith,

No, not a Schwerin. It looks OK and would be a Juncker, assuming the not so great pics are not hiding anything.

Regards
Mike
Forum: U.S. Militaria Forum 04-30-2020, 04:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 212
Posted By Mike Kenny
Hi, From the hardware and glossy reverse...

Hi,

From the hardware and glossy reverse finish, I'm thinking a post-WW2 restrike. Further, it's possible that some of the scratching on the reverse may have been maker's markings that have been...
Forum: Wound Badge Forum 04-28-2020, 11:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 186
Posted By Mike Kenny
Hi, It looks to be an original Silver WB by...

Hi,

It looks to be an original Silver WB by Joseph Rucker and Sohn, Gablonz. It is the variant with the marking stamped to the left of the main pin.

Regards
Mike
Forum: Heer/SS War and Qualification Badges 04-26-2020, 02:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 366
Posted By Mike Kenny
Hi Tom, I see no issues with that one -...

Hi Tom,

I see no issues with that one - enjoy your new addition!

Regards
Mike
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