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Forum: Police & Civil Organizations Forum 12-29-2018, 05:22 PM
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Posted By Huntzman
Was going through the portraits, playing...

Was going through the portraits, playing catch-up, and it got me thinking. Most portraits I have seen show 1 of 2 things: Either they depict NCO's / Officers with WW1 combat decorations or early...
Forum: Police & Civil Organizations Forum 12-29-2018, 04:12 PM
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Posted By Huntzman
What a great portrait, Hundestaffel !!

What a great portrait, Hundestaffel !!
Forum: Order of Battle and Individual Research Forum 12-26-2018, 08:01 PM
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Posted By Huntzman
Amazing to me that when I first started this...

Amazing to me that when I first started this thread in 2008, there were more than 400 living recipients of the Knight's Cross, now only a fraction remain.

Today I was going through a bin with all...
Forum: Police & Civil Organizations Forum 12-26-2018, 06:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,112
Posted By Huntzman
I'm almost ashamed to post up here, but...

I'm almost ashamed to post up here, but considering what I 'survived' this past year, I figured anything I added to my collection is a plus thumbsup

I was able to pick up a very nice WSP hat badge...
Forum: Police & Civil Organizations Forum 12-26-2018, 05:54 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,175
Posted By Huntzman
Wow, what an amazing uniform, for both its...

Wow, what an amazing uniform, for both its provenance as well as the rank insignia being worn. Always proves my thought that there are rarely any absolutes in life, other than taxes :laugh:

In a...
Forum: Police & Civil Organizations Forum 12-26-2018, 11:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 302
Posted By Huntzman
Just wanted to pop in and say that I hoped...

Just wanted to pop in and say that I hoped everyone had a wonderful Christmas and extend my best wishes for a safe, healthy and prosperous New Year !!!
Forum: Police & Civil Organizations Forum 03-04-2018, 04:10 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,485
Posted By Huntzman
That's a very nice uniform !! Congratulations !!

That's a very nice uniform !! Congratulations !!
Forum: Police & Civil Organizations Forum 02-07-2018, 09:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 603
Posted By Huntzman
WOW - So impressive to see them shown like that...

WOW - So impressive to see them shown like that !!

Very Humbling !!
Forum: Police & Civil Organizations Forum 01-11-2018, 03:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 361
Posted By Huntzman
Nice !!!!!!!!!!!

Nice !!!!!!!!!!!
Forum: Bundesrepublik Deutschland, 1949-Present 01-09-2018, 09:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,520
Posted By Huntzman
GSG-9 Sniper

I was told this was a GSG-9 sniper patch, and I have no reason to doubt it, but I have also never been able to find a photo of it in actual use.

My belief is that it was done unofficially and...
Forum: Bundesrepublik Deutschland, 1949-Present 01-09-2018, 09:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,520
Posted By Huntzman
GSG-9 Flag Patches

The top patch is the most common version seen and is usually worn on the left arm sleeve.

However, like all things 'tactical', we are starting to see the use of the German flag in a multitude of...
Forum: Bundesrepublik Deutschland, 1949-Present 01-09-2018, 09:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,520
Posted By Huntzman
GSG-9 Para Wings

Adding to the original post by Willi, these are the para wings I have in my collection.

Not sure if there are any other versions. I got the green bevo just prior to the changeover to...
Forum: Bundesrepublik Deutschland, 1949-Present 01-09-2018, 09:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,520
Posted By Huntzman
GSG-9 Breast Insignia (Blue)

Just going through some photos and realized that there is a current version of the GSG-9 Breast Patch that is in yellow. Don't have it in my collection, but it is basically the same as the one I...
Forum: Bundesrepublik Deutschland, 1949-Present 01-08-2018, 12:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,520
Posted By Huntzman
Yeah, when I saw this post, and that nothing had...

Yeah, when I saw this post, and that nothing had been added since the beginning, I thought I would just put my stuff here as well. No need for duplicate posts !!

What is very interesting for me is...
Forum: Bundesrepublik Deutschland, 1949-Present 01-07-2018, 08:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,520
Posted By Huntzman
Bundespolizei Era

In 2005, when the BGS was re-organized and re-named the Bundespolizei, they adopted new blue uniforms. As a result the GSG-9 changed the color of their breast tabs as well.

In the attached...
Forum: Bundesrepublik Deutschland, 1949-Present 01-07-2018, 08:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,520
Posted By Huntzman
These are the final tabs worn by senior...

These are the final tabs worn by senior personnel, such as General Wegener.

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4594/25696125558_e825a2b0d3_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/F9FmTy)gsg9_003...
Forum: Bundesrepublik Deutschland, 1949-Present 01-07-2018, 08:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,520
Posted By Huntzman
This second group shows two wool versions that...

This second group shows two wool versions that were worn on the jacket.

The top one shows the version worn up to the rank of Hauptmeister and the bottom the version worn by the higher ranks.
...
Forum: Bundesrepublik Deutschland, 1949-Present 01-07-2018, 07:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,520
Posted By Huntzman
GSG-9 Breast Insignia

Was going through some of my collection recently, and realized that, while BGS uniforms and helmets got a big play here, not much had been posted about the insignia of Germany's preeminent...
Forum: Crosses of the Wehrmacht 01-06-2018, 09:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 785
Posted By Huntzman
Wow, this is a first for me. I've actually never...

Wow, this is a first for me. I've actually never noticed an embroidered EK being worn before in photos !! Was the something that was limited to the Luftwaffe, or did the other branches use them as...
Forum: Police & Civil Organizations Forum 01-06-2018, 03:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 359
Posted By Huntzman
Gordon Yes, it has been quite awhile. I was...

Gordon

Yes, it has been quite awhile. I was on a five year hiatus courtesy of life,
unfortunately. Slowly getting back into the swing of things.

Agreed, the staple and card method is okay for...
Forum: Bundesrepublik Deutschland, 1949-Present 01-06-2018, 11:11 AM
Replies: 1,163
Views: 268,859
Posted By Huntzman
Very sad news on the passing of General Wegener.

Very sad news on the passing of General Wegener.
Forum: Police & Civil Organizations Forum 01-06-2018, 10:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 359
Posted By Huntzman
Gordon Yeah, I collect civilian police ones...

Gordon

Yeah, I collect civilian police ones and the standard among a lot of us is to simply affix them onto a 5x7 index card with a staple. Something I presume to be heretical when dealing with TR...
Forum: Police & Civil Organizations Forum 01-05-2018, 08:48 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 25,900
Posted By Huntzman
The 'gentleman' selling this is known for selling...

The 'gentleman' selling this is known for selling reproductions of civilian police insignia. Guess he is branching out into TR stuff now as well.

Presently he is selling this WSP version, along...
Forum: Police & Civil Organizations Forum 01-05-2018, 07:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 359
Posted By Huntzman
Displaying your Police Insgnia

Looking for opinions on displaying police insignia, primarily with cloth insignia. I know Bill Unland had some amazing displays of police insignia, but I am wondering how you affix it into a display....
Forum: Order of Battle and Individual Research Forum 01-04-2018, 02:23 PM
Replies: 3,036
Views: 1,047,215
Posted By Huntzman
Thanks, Paul, it's good to be back !!! :peace: ...

Thanks, Paul, it's good to be back !!! :peace:



Rick Admiraal - No, sorry, I did not have any correspondence with Franz Gerl.
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