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Lieutenant shoulderboard Infantry
Old 06-12-2018, 03:56 PM   #1
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Thoughts on this Lieutenant shoulderboard set Infantry (8 regiment?)
Prussian I assume...
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Old 06-12-2018, 03:57 PM   #2
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Is it a good set? Both are marked 8 with a pencil...
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There were at least three Prussian regiments with the number "8". Could be any one of them.
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Old 06-14-2018, 10:48 PM   #4
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Thanks...Sold for $34 on ebay...I passed on it not knowing of it was authentic...
Those numerals were also used in WW2 and could have easily been added...
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I agree that devices are easily added to officer's boards. I am always suspicious of examples like this that obviously were never worn.
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