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Forum: Firearms Forum 02-04-2019, 10:42 AM
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Posted By sszza2
Excellent!

Excellent!
Forum: Firearms Forum 02-03-2019, 11:23 AM
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Posted By sszza2
Congrats on both P08 groups! Researching the...

Congrats on both P08 groups! Researching the person who captured them, his unit and the units history will go a long way to completing the circle. Of course pay attention to any name or numbering...
Forum: Firearms Forum 02-02-2019, 01:31 PM
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Posted By sszza2
By all means follow up on the Capture...

By all means follow up on the Capture Certificate. My experience has been that if the vet bothered to have a certificate on one item then more likely one exists on the other. Presents the opportunity...
Forum: Firearms Forum 01-28-2019, 10:23 AM
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Posted By sszza2
Joe, Many thanks for your post about this...

Joe,

Many thanks for your post about this new reference! A critical missing piece of the larger puzzle.

Scott
Forum: Firearms Forum 11-30-2018, 11:13 AM
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Posted By sszza2
Provenance coupled with rarity - it don't get...

Provenance coupled with rarity - it don't get better than that grouping!
Forum: Tony Barto SS Uniforms and Insignia Forum 11-27-2018, 11:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 533
Posted By sszza2
The commercial bayo with this frog makes perfect...

The commercial bayo with this frog makes perfect sense.

My primary collecting focus for the past 30 years has been SS arms and related. Although delayed the past few years due to business travel...
Forum: Tony Barto SS Uniforms and Insignia Forum 11-25-2018, 11:56 AM
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Posted By sszza2
Agree - that based on the pic the marking appears...

Agree - that based on the pic the marking appears period original. IMO such a SS marking increases value.
Forum: Living History Forum 11-24-2018, 01:14 PM
Replies: 34
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Posted By sszza2
Let me preface this by saying that I am a student...

Let me preface this by saying that I am a student and collector of the SS and SS arms for well over 30 years. However my studies and fascination with this subject are akin to the study of aberrant...
Forum: Living History Forum 11-24-2018, 12:00 PM
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Posted By sszza2
Its less about the imbecile father parading...

Its less about the imbecile father parading around in public in an SS uniform because he can. Its more about the poor kids and how f'd up they will be from being raised by such vermin. IMO - the kids...
Forum: Firearms Forum 07-13-2018, 10:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 961
Posted By sszza2
I own two weapons brought back from VN both with...

I own two weapons brought back from VN both with capture papers.

The first I acquired about 15 years ago from a close collector friend who purchased it from the 5th SF veteran in the late 1970's....
Forum: Testing and Technical Advice 06-02-2018, 09:52 AM
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Posted By sszza2
Posting Pics

I have been a WAF member since 2004 and have over 800 posts. I recently decided to post a new thread on an SS helmet I have owned for some time. However, I am unable to attach images to a thread. I...
Forum: Firearms Forum 04-21-2018, 09:54 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,215
Posted By sszza2
Of course. But are you considering that...

Of course.

But are you considering that 'DRP' = SS?

If so then then all Police as well as many other tangential orgs = SS.
Forum: John Burnett Helmet Forum 04-21-2018, 09:49 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,168
Posted By sszza2
Agreed. Period photographs indicate...

Agreed.

Period photographs indicate exceptions exist in many areas of collecting. However, absent period supporting documentation - so what. Given that SS helmets already exist in an environment...
Forum: Firearms Forum 04-21-2018, 09:14 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,215
Posted By sszza2
RSHA serial number studies have been published...

RSHA serial number studies have been published and are referred to in pinned threads about same on this forum.
Forum: Firearms Forum 04-21-2018, 09:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,215
Posted By sszza2
What is the serial #? Why would this PPK be SS...

What is the serial #? Why would this PPK be SS associated?
Forum: Order of Battle and Individual Research Forum 10-16-2017, 10:09 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 184
Posted By sszza2
SD Officer Research

Wondering if anyone could point me in the right direction for conducting research on a low ranking SD officer (Oberstrmfuhrer) who achieved that rank on or before 3.40. Perhaps rank increased...
Forum: Firearms Forum 05-13-2017, 10:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 736
Posted By sszza2
Incorrect.

Incorrect.
Forum: John Burnett Helmet Forum 12-10-2016, 01:58 PM
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Views: 771
Posted By sszza2
Thanks for your response. Unfortunately I...

Thanks for your response.

Unfortunately I do not have a pic of the helmet yet and am not located where it is right now. Perhaps tomorrow I will be able to take a pic and post. The white mold...
Forum: John Burnett Helmet Forum 12-10-2016, 01:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 771
Posted By sszza2
I have heard from a couple collector friends that...

I have heard from a couple collector friends that they have used a solution of hot water and anti-bacterial dish washing soap to clean helmets. I generally prefer to leave helmets as is but in this...
Forum: John Burnett Helmet Forum 12-10-2016, 01:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 771
Posted By sszza2
Methods For Cleaning A Helmet

I recently picked up a German helmet from the family of the veteran who brought it back. It is 100% original and complete but was stored in a trunk in a damp basement. The helmet (exterior and...
Forum: Firearms Forum 08-16-2016, 12:33 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,708
Posted By sszza2
Items recovered from Tyschens' body included a...

Items recovered from Tyschens' body included a Mauser WTP pistol. A Mauser WTP is a Vest Pocket (VP) style auto in as I recall 6.35/25acp caliber. A handgun in combat is a defensive weapon not an...
Forum: Firearms Forum 07-18-2016, 10:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 869
Posted By sszza2
I am not aware of any period correct SA PP's with...

I am not aware of any period correct SA PP's with Group mark located on the back strap. Given that this pistol has also been refinished I am very skeptical.
Forum: Tony Barto SS Uniforms and Insignia Forum 05-15-2016, 10:18 AM
Replies: 611
Views: 74,979
Posted By sszza2
I think you have missed my point. I see no merit...

I think you have missed my point. I see no merit in supporting the work product of a proven fraudster. That is unless the work is devoted to fraud identification.
Forum: Tony Barto SS Uniforms and Insignia Forum 05-15-2016, 10:11 AM
Replies: 611
Views: 74,979
Posted By sszza2
thumbsup Me too!

thumbsup Me too!
Forum: Tony Barto SS Uniforms and Insignia Forum 05-14-2016, 02:09 PM
Replies: 611
Views: 74,979
Posted By sszza2
thumbsup

thumbsup
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