wehrmacht awards


Go Back   Wehrmacht-Awards.com Militaria Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 314
Search took 0.05 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: hc8mm
Forum: Japanese Militaria Forum 05-17-2015, 12:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 201
Posted By hc8mm
Probably not on the ribbons/medals. The bigger...

Probably not on the ribbons/medals. The bigger ribbon bar doesn't have the Rising Sun; the smaller bar doesn't have the Sacred Treasure. They can't wear both bars. The bars doesn't display the...
Forum: Japanese Militaria Forum 04-19-2015, 01:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 187
Posted By hc8mm
Thanks for the info Nick. So basically the...

Thanks for the info Nick.

So basically the difference between the 1914 and 1927 regulations are the anchors?
Forum: Japanese Militaria Forum 04-19-2015, 12:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 187
Posted By hc8mm
I believe they stopped wearing these by WWII....

I believe they stopped wearing these by WWII. Admirals had another set of insignia on them.

This is Captain.

Not many people collect dress stuff, army and navy.
Forum: U.S. Militaria Forum 04-11-2015, 10:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 263
Posted By hc8mm
if the guy paid a silver quarter and dime for it...

if the guy paid a silver quarter and dime for it at that time, today's silver value would be about $4.17, which is probably close to patch prices today.
Forum: Japanese Militaria Forum 04-09-2015, 10:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 294
Posted By hc8mm
八仙圖 is closer because it is not really a coin (no...

八仙圖 is closer because it is not really a coin (no gov entity/mint, year, or precise value)

Anyways, antique shops usually label modern Asian items as antiques even though they are mostly fakes and...
Forum: Japanese Militaria Forum 04-09-2015, 10:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 294
Posted By hc8mm
It looks like very bad quality for something...

It looks like very bad quality for something issued by a bank as a commemorative issue. It seems more of the typical sand cast fakes on ebay. btw, I don't really see 圓.
Forum: International Militaria Forum 04-06-2015, 06:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 316
Posted By hc8mm
What is that?? Definitely not Chinese. Is it a...

What is that?? Definitely not Chinese. Is it a part that makes a plane run?
Forum: International Militaria Forum 01-10-2015, 01:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 770
Posted By hc8mm
Not to sure about dadaos.. that one seems to look...

Not to sure about dadaos.. that one seems to look old.

Once in a while, items do appear on ebay or dealers website. Fakes are all over the place. You can find a lot of WWII items, surprisingly on...
Forum: International Militaria Forum 01-09-2015, 06:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 770
Posted By hc8mm
It looks like "Japanese enlisted" type tunic...

It looks like "Japanese enlisted" type tunic style. Note the pockets and no stand and fall collar.

The other tunic posted, as Jcwater said, is post war Chinese.
Forum: U.S. Militaria Forum 12-24-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 341
Posted By hc8mm
1,2,3 = US 14th Air force. 1 is 美國, just...

1,2,3 = US 14th Air force.

1 is 美國, just some of the lines came off
Forum: Japanese Militaria Forum 11-20-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 407
Posted By hc8mm
No problem lol.. I should have said earlier the...

No problem lol.. I should have said earlier the set was mismatched. The board rank is Captain (Paulownia leaves with 2 cherry blossoms). The hat has the two bullion side ranks. One for company...
Forum: Japanese Militaria Forum 11-20-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 407
Posted By hc8mm
Captain as in actual Captain in Navy rank. The...

Captain as in actual Captain in Navy rank. The hat/boards do not match with the tail uniform.

In the US, a lot of these sets are mixed and match often not belonging to the same person.
Forum: Japanese Militaria Forum 11-19-2014, 10:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 407
Posted By hc8mm
The boards and hat is for Captain rank. The hat,...

The boards and hat is for Captain rank. The hat, boards, and transport box should all be named.

For the tails, you would also need the company officer rank sword belt.

Its not too common to...
Forum: International Militaria Forum 10-27-2014, 07:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 195
Posted By hc8mm
Order of the Brilliant Star. Does not look...

Order of the Brilliant Star.

Does not look gilded and enamel looks like the Chinese made copies.

Need to see the reverse.
Forum: International Militaria Forum 10-24-2014, 10:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 402
Posted By hc8mm
The red enamel would have been baked together...

The red enamel would have been baked together with the white. It will be impossible to remove it without damaging the white areas.

A lot of 6th class ribbons are white because the yellow faded...
Forum: International Militaria Forum 10-23-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 402
Posted By hc8mm
6th Class; it would need to have two more red...

6th Class; it would need to have two more red stars to be 4th class. The yellow on the ribbon usually faded white.

So far, there are no records to determine who this belong to, unless the...
Forum: Japanese Militaria Forum 10-11-2014, 12:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 371
Posted By hc8mm
The frock is 2nd Lt. The hat is 1st Lt. ...

The frock is 2nd Lt.

The hat is 1st Lt.

The sash is for a field officer, frock is company grade.

Somebody mixed and match building this set.

I have a 1st lt. set, but only the hat is Capt...
Forum: International Militaria Forum 10-06-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 244
Posted By hc8mm
They look like Taiwan period, probably 1960s.

They look like Taiwan period, probably 1960s.
Forum: Japanese Militaria Forum 09-28-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 258
Posted By hc8mm
Manchukuo Order of the Pillars of State, 6th-8th...

Manchukuo Order of the Pillars of State, 6th-8th class
Forum: U.S. Militaria Forum 09-18-2014, 11:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 453
Posted By hc8mm
The unit says something like Chinese army-3rd...

The unit says something like Chinese army-3rd area army. 陸軍第三方面軍
Forum: U.S. Militaria Forum 08-30-2014, 12:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 453
Posted By hc8mm
Oh nice medal. It is a locally made medal or...

Oh nice medal.

It is a locally made medal or in this case a unit made medal and not a national award (like the commonly awarded Order of the Cloud and Banner).

It says Japanese Resistance...
Forum: Japanese Militaria Forum 07-22-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 290
Posted By hc8mm
Chinese porcelain is very difficult to date. It...

Chinese porcelain is very difficult to date. It can be period made 200 years ago or 70 years ago. Chinese emperors would have copies made of items from their predecessors or made for export or...
Forum: International Militaria Forum 07-15-2014, 03:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 354
Posted By hc8mm
Korean, not sure on what it is though.

Korean, not sure on what it is though.
Forum: Japanese Militaria Forum 07-08-2014, 05:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 338
Posted By hc8mm
Don't think it is Chinese, never seen collar tabs...

Don't think it is Chinese, never seen collar tabs like those and buttons *should* have the 8-1 emblem...

Probably N. Vietnamese?
Forum: Japanese Militaria Forum 06-13-2014, 12:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 293
Posted By hc8mm
Chinese WWII dagger

Chinese WWII dagger
Showing results 1 to 25 of 314

 
Forum Jump






vBulletin skins developed by: eXtremepixels
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright Wehrmacht-Awards.com