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Forum: Kriegsmarine Uniforms and Equipment Forum 03-22-2017, 10:03 PM
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Forum: Kriegsmarine Uniforms and Equipment Forum 03-22-2017, 09:45 PM
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Posted By Larry Gross
KM collection

My overall German collection focuses primarily on Heer Artillerie, but I decided to expand on the Kriegsmarine side. While it is a humble little grouping its only the beginning.
Forum: Heer Uniforms and Insignia Forum 11-26-2016, 10:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 536
Posted By Larry Gross
Help ID cap eagle - more pictures

Additional pictures
Forum: Heer Uniforms and Insignia Forum 11-26-2016, 10:14 PM
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Views: 536
Posted By Larry Gross
Help ID cap eagle

I need some help identifying this particular item. A friend picked it up in Greece in the early 1990's. Its obviously a cast item and the body is non-magnetic; however, the tabs are magnetic.
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Forum: Optics Forum 11-22-2016, 09:25 PM
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Views: 842
Posted By Larry Gross
Forum: Optics Forum 11-22-2016, 09:21 PM
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Posted By Larry Gross
Forum: Optics Forum 11-22-2016, 09:14 PM
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Views: 842
Posted By Larry Gross
Hensoldt-Wetzlar 10 x 50 tan w/case

I picked these up at a local antique mall in Santa Clarita for $100. Listed as "German binoculars, $100". The binocular strap is in very nice condition, the left case strap retainer is torn and the...
Forum: Wehrmacht Equipment Forum 10-19-2016, 10:51 PM
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Pinned: Canteens
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Posted By Larry Gross
Forum: Wehrmacht Equipment Forum 10-19-2016, 10:49 PM
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Pinned: Canteens
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Posted By Larry Gross
Forum: Wehrmacht Equipment Forum 10-19-2016, 10:48 PM
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Pinned: Canteens
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Posted By Larry Gross
Matching OHW 1941 canteen

This was the first item I wanted in collecting heer equipment but it ended up being the last. I was lucky to have picked this up on ebay recently. Its a well kept, completely matching OHW 1941...
Forum: Kriegsmarine Uniforms and Equipment Forum 10-19-2016, 04:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 609
Posted By Larry Gross
KM Officer cockade

Thanks Ron. As I mentioned I'm new to collected KM items and I've never seen the all metal KM cockade. so I immediately bought it.

Great pics! smilewink
Forum: Crosses of the Wehrmacht 10-19-2016, 03:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 568
Posted By Larry Gross
Ek 1 and 2

Hello all,

Here are my two, yes only two, EK's. The EK 2 I bought in the mid 1980's and the EK 1 this past January. I probably paid too much for the EK 1, but it is a Paul Meybauer marked EK "7"...
Forum: Heer/SS War and Qualification Badges 10-19-2016, 02:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 527
Posted By Larry Gross
IAB silver L/51

Hello all,

Here's a silver IAB I picked up in the mid 1970's from a place call The Military Shoppe in Lakewood CA. Upstairs was a model and hobby shop and the basement was called "The Bunker"....
Forum: Wound Badge Forum 10-19-2016, 02:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 596
Posted By Larry Gross
Swb 107

Hello all,

I thought I would add to my medal collection. This may not be the most pristine SWB out there, but its now mine from Carl Wild, 107 maker's mark.

Thanks!

LG
Forum: Kriegsmarine Uniforms and Equipment Forum 10-19-2016, 02:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 609
Posted By Larry Gross
KM Offizer cockade

Hello all,

I just started adding KM items to my collection and I recently picked this up from a dealer in the Phoenix AZ area. There's no makers mark, but I'm hoping its real!

Thanks!

LG
Forum: Wound Badge Forum 08-24-2016, 08:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,163
Posted By Larry Gross
I appreciate everyone's input, yet you obviously...

I appreciate everyone's input, yet you obviously misinterped my humorous sarcasm. Yes indeed, I speak and write in the native language of my American forefathers. You're probably right that my...
Forum: Wound Badge Forum 08-24-2016, 12:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,163
Posted By Larry Gross
Sucks to get bit...

Okay, I'll accept all these expert's opinions. But do you think the battlefield dig is a repro too? :Eeeeeek:
Forum: Heer Uniforms and Insignia Forum 08-11-2016, 10:25 PM
Replies: 1,759
Views: 484,212
Posted By Larry Gross
LW Boards and badge

Also two LW boards.
Forum: Cloth Headgear Forum 08-11-2016, 06:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 391
Posted By Larry Gross
Red Cross wreath

Thank you very much! thumbsup
Forum: Heer Uniforms and Insignia Forum 08-11-2016, 02:27 PM
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Views: 484,212
Posted By Larry Gross
One more pair of unissued

Unissued Lt sew-in shoulder boards and collar tabs. The tag has "Flak" written on it, the rest is a guess.
Forum: Heer Uniforms and Insignia Forum 08-11-2016, 02:09 PM
Replies: 1,759
Views: 484,212
Posted By Larry Gross
Some of my Artillerie boards

I started with the 7th Regiment ObLt board and found myself collecting Artillery related items.

The officer grouping (and one NCO) are from one of my shadow boxes. I found the numbered EM boards...
Forum: Cloth Headgear Forum 08-11-2016, 01:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 391
Posted By Larry Gross
Schirmmutze cockade wreath - from what?

I bought this two piece cockade and wreath and not really paying close attention. Its not an Army wreath since it comes together at the top and not a Forestry wreath either (from what I know). There...
Forum: Eric-Jan Bakker Wehrpass and Soldbuch Forum 08-11-2016, 12:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 418
Posted By Larry Gross
Artillerie tags

I had posted earlier without a picture to support the post, but now I'm back and with a photo. What I wanted to know was what are the "2/1", "3/1" and "221" on the tags?

I'm already aware of the...
Forum: Wound Badge Forum 08-11-2016, 09:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,163
Posted By Larry Gross
Black WB and WB relic

The nicer WB I bought in the mid 1980's and the relic from Latvia earlier this year. The relic is from a "Kurland" dig. I had the black WB mounted with several other items in a shadow box and when I...
Forum: Eric-Jan Bakker Wehrpass and Soldbuch Forum 01-26-2016, 08:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 507
Posted By Larry Gross
Thank you. Do you also know what "2/1"...

Thank you. Do you also know what "2/1" represents?
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