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Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 08-18-2019, 11:22 AM
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Posted By byterock
I would say well post war as it has metric...

I would say well post war as it has metric measure on it. That did not appear on anything producred in England till well after the war.

That being said ZO was a french trademark so it could be?
Forum: Photos and Paper Items Forum 08-18-2019, 11:10 AM
Replies: 2
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Posted By byterock
I would say a Valentine VI which is the Canadain...

I would say a Valentine VI which is the Canadain produced version the Bolts and the shape of the mantel.

If the photo is from the Eastern Front.
Forum: Photos and Paper Items Forum 08-18-2019, 11:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 187
Posted By byterock
Well Just a far left field guess is a Slovak...

Well Just a far left field guess is a Slovak Field police? I have a pic of a uniform with a similar shapped shield with a cross.
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 08-12-2019, 03:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 215
Posted By byterock
yep good old Woods Canvas co still in business ...

yep good old Woods Canvas co still in business

https://www.woodscanada.com/

though I do not think they make anything in Canada anymore

a little more history...
Forum: International Militaria Forum 08-12-2019, 03:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 173
Posted By byterock
looks like the box was repained to be a first aid...

looks like the box was repained to be a first aid post as the lettering is comming though the poor white paint job.

Behaps a re-purposed box?
Forum: Photos and Paper Items Forum 08-12-2019, 03:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 232
Posted By byterock
yes I agree a French gun for sure but might be a...

yes I agree a French gun for sure but might be a '320mm Mle 1870-93' ratehr than the one off '34 cm L/60 Bourgoin'

either a pic of it captured in tact or in later German use
Forum: Photos and Paper Items Forum 08-05-2019, 02:03 AM
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Posted By byterock
It this it is a catfish rather than a trout.

It this it is a catfish rather than a trout.
Forum: International Militaria Forum 08-02-2019, 11:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 162
Posted By byterock
hmm St George slaying the dragon. I would say...

hmm St George slaying the dragon. I would say Greek. Does not look like a UK pattern
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 07-30-2019, 10:29 AM
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Views: 328
Posted By byterock
Looks like a ships screw. Perhaps a helmet for...

Looks like a ships screw. Perhaps a helmet for the ARP guy in a company that made Naval Forging, props, portholes etc
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 07-25-2019, 07:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 847
Posted By byterock
yep good old Catholic Women's League they ran all...

yep good old Catholic Women's League they ran all sorts of huts and canteens during both wars..

my how things change. A number of Canadain organization tried to get a canteen going for Kandahar...
Forum: Photos and Paper Items Forum 07-25-2019, 07:18 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 679
Posted By byterock
Hard to tell what university of collage though as...

Hard to tell what university of collage though as a vetranarian the list would be small,

Like you say the Cap and funny uniform bear all the signs of an 'akademisches Fechten' and or a 'German...
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 07-17-2019, 06:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 369
Posted By byterock
Beware these have been copied from india and...

Beware these have been copied from india and Pakistan for many years. The only sure wahy to know if it is legit is cloase examination of all the proof marks that are on it.


I would not buy this...
Forum: Photos and Paper Items Forum 07-12-2019, 06:57 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 70,778
Posted By byterock
Lovely not a very commong sight post Nazi era....

Lovely not a very commong sight post Nazi era. (33)
Forum: General Wehrmacht Awards 07-09-2019, 03:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 386
Posted By byterock
typical Amos 'n' Andy fake if I am not mistaken?

typical Amos 'n' Andy fake if I am not mistaken?
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 07-09-2019, 06:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 868
Posted By byterock
Not really what you are reading there is...

Not really what you are reading there is definatly not the log but just a summary of the few day of the war patrol. Most likely orginaling from one of the many volumes of S. E. Morison Offical...
Forum: International Militaria Forum 07-09-2019, 06:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 218
Posted By byterock
I would say so. Lieutenant is the rank.

I would say so.

Lieutenant is the rank.
Forum: Photos and Paper Items Forum 07-08-2019, 07:02 AM
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Posted By byterock
It is a Cannon de 155 model 1877/14 Schneider ...

It is a Cannon de 155 model 1877/14 Schneider

Rather obsolete by WWI standards but soildered on right till the end of WWII with the germans as the 15.5 cs Kanone 422 (f)
Forum: Photos and Paper Items Forum 07-03-2019, 08:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 196
Posted By byterock
I am really not expert but I have seen orginal...

I am really not expert but I have seen orginal german ration cards and I wouldn't touch that with a 10 foot collector pole.

The paper was very flimsy to say the least and perferated this looks...
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 07-01-2019, 01:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 868
Posted By byterock
Finally found the mission for this one The...

Finally found the mission for this one

The third war patrol of USS Dace (SS-247) (Gato class) from 18 March~13 May 44

"On 20th March embarked a group of commandos at Langemak Bay"
20~24th ...
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 07-01-2019, 10:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 868
Posted By byterock
No this is the Upper crew berth not the fore or...

No this is the Upper crew berth not the fore or aft TR. They never went to sea without a full load of fish even on a mission to drop someone off. It would be next to impossable to take a pic in a...
Forum: Photos and Paper Items Forum 07-01-2019, 09:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 608
Posted By byterock
Looks like a classic 'Ground Loop...

Looks like a classic 'Ground Loop (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ground_loop_(aviation))' hence they do not make tail draggers any more especaillyt those witha 'Parasol wing'
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 06-28-2019, 06:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 868
Posted By byterock
So I had a look at a few book I have about and I...

So I had a look at a few book I have about and I think I can definatly say the photo was taken in a US Sub.

It is not the torpedo room but most likely the upper berthing compartment that would be...
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 06-27-2019, 05:58 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 868
Posted By byterock
Could be a sub but hard to tell. It does not...

Could be a sub but hard to tell. It does not look like a RN, RAN or RNZN ship I would say US Navy ans most likley a sub.

Love the assortment of weapons, Owens guns, M1 carbine and I think a 20...
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 06-14-2019, 06:40 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 433
Posted By byterock
If that is the case thes this is most likely our...

If that is the case thes this is most likely our man. He would of missed out on the BS and the PS.
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 06-13-2019, 08:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 433
Posted By byterock
Hmm I have my doupts it was Robert Leslie Harman,...

Hmm I have my doupts it was Robert Leslie Harman,

It would be an odd combination to the BS, F&G and the Defense medal for an army officer. Seen it for Airfoce and Navy but not a field officer....
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