Don’t know the exact details but the sheath shows RICH. HERDER 1938 on one side. The other side shows 149 C. Knife shows 8730 on one side and 41 cof on the other side. Great condition for it age. Button works and is spring loaded. Knife has been sharpened and or used. Wood handle is in good condition also. I believe it’s walnut. Not sure if it WW1 or WW2. The item “GERMAN WW1 Or WW2 Early K98 BAYONET With Rich. A. Herder 1938 SCABBARD” is in sale since Friday, February 23, 2018. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\1919-38\Original Period Items”. The seller is “izzyir” and is located in Laguna Hills, California. This item can be shipped to United States, Australia, Taiwan, Thailand, Hong Kong, Bahamas, Mexico, Philippines, Norway, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Brunei darussalam, Iceland, Luxembourg, Paraguay, Uruguay, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Turks and caicos islands, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Canada, Antigua and barbuda, Saint lucia, Barbados, Bermuda, Cayman islands, Sri lanka, Maldives, Oman, Reunion, Montserrat, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, South africa, Belgium, France, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Israel, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Russian federation.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Germany
Listed is a 1927 through early 1930s US Army Air Corps photo album attributable to US Army Air Forces Brigadier General Isaac W. Almost all of the photos appear to be during flight training or early in his career. Album includes over 180 original photos. I have attempted to provide a solid representative example of the photos included. There is some deterioration to the lower inside corner to several of the black paper pages due silverfish. Isaac William Ott was born in Osyka, Mississippi, on April 6, 1903. He attended Louisiana State University and was graduated from the University of Kentucky with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. He enlisted as a Flying Cadet on August 29, 1927, and was appointed a Second Lieutenant in the Air Reserve on June 23, 1928. He was ordered to extended active duty on July 1, 1928, and was commissioned a Second Lieutenant of Air Corps, Regular Army, on May 2, 1929. He was graduated from the Air Corps Primary Flying School, Brooks Field, Texas, and from the Air Corps Advanced Flying School, Observation Course, Kelly Field, Texas, in 1928. He then proceeded to Maxwell Field, Montgomery, Alabama, where he joined the 22nd Observation Squadron in June 1928. He subsequently became Squadron Supply Officer of that organization serving until September 1930, when he was ordered to Chanute Field, Illinois. He was graduated from the Air Corps Technical School, Maintenance Engineering Course, in June 1931, when he proceeded to Brooks Field, Texas, where he rejoined the 22nd Observation Squadron as Engineering Officer. From October 1931 until April 1932, he served as Squadron Engineering Officer, 62nd Service Squadron, at Brooks Field, and then assumed command of that squadron until June 1932. He again became Squadron Engineering Officer of the 62nd Service Squadron until May 1935, when he was ordered to the Panama Canal Zone as Assistant Engineering Officer and Engineering Officer, successively, 7th Observation Squadron, at France Field. He later assumed the additional duty of Squadron Operations and Intelligence Officer, 7th Observation Squadron. Returning to the United States, he proceeded to Middletown Air Depot, Middletown, Pennsylvania, as Assistant to the Engineering Officer, from July 1937 until May 1939, when he was assigned to the Air Corps Tactical School at Maxwell Field, Alabama. He transferred to Wright Field, Dayton, Ohio, in October 1939, for service with the Field Service Section, Air Corps Material Division. In May 1941 he was designated Chief Engineering Officer and Station Engineering Officer, San Antonio Air Depot, Duncan Field, Texas. In January 1943 he became Chief of the Maintenance Division, Kelly Field, Texas, and the following June was named Deputy Commander, 401st Air Depot, in the European Theater of Operations. He assumed command of the 1st Base Air Depot, European Theater of Operations, the following July, and served until October 1943 when he became Deputy Commander of the VIII Air Force Service Command. In December 1943 he became Air Depot Area Commander, VIII Air Force Service Command, in the European Theater of Operations. In April 1944 he was announced as Commanding General, Air Service Command, United States Strategic Air Forces in Europe, and Commanding General of the Base Air Depot Area, England. In September 1944 he was named Commanding General, Continental Air Depot Area, Headquarters, Ninth Base Air Depot Area, England. In April 1946 he was ordered home to await retirement. He retired on August 31, 1946. He was rated a Command Pilot, Combat Observer and Aircraft Observer. The item “US Army Air Corps / Air Forces Brigadier General Isaac W. Ott Early Photo Album” is in sale since Sunday, July 26, 2020. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\1919-38\Original Period Items”. The seller is “guerra905″ and is located in Schertz, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States.
This is an extremely nice example of a WW2 Japanese Army Officers Shin Gunto. It is mounted with a very nice old koto blade. The early high quality type 94 koshirae with pierced tsuba remains in exceptionally nice condition. The metal saya is finished in an brown color, however what really sets this koshirae apart from most others, is the original red and brown field officers tassel hanging from the cord sarute. (Field Officer Tassels where carried by officers with the rank of Major Colonel). Shinano Kami Fujiwara Daido. Overall, 38 3/4 inches; blade, 26 inches; blade and tang, 34 3/8 inches. Sword smith name is. And he worked mainly Keian. (Mino where is todays Gifu-pref) and that name Daido continued few generation, and Shinanonomkami- Daido is first generation. The item “WWII Imperial Japanese Koto Katana Early Type 94 Koshirae, 17century blade” is in sale since Wednesday, June 3, 2020. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Swords & Sabers\Asian\Japanese”. The seller is “zilvra10″ and is located in Chicago, Illinois. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Type: Katana
- Brand: Imperial
This is an older strait blade police sword , with the Prussian dove head design. The maker marks are lightly been removed at one time. The leather scabbard is in above good condition , as is the German silver plating, on the throat of the scabbard, the d guard, the drag , and the dove head. This has initials on the frog as well as the name and the company of the person who captured it , but is hard to read. The blade is 25 1/4 inches long, and the scabbard has a stud to attach to the belt. If anyone knows what model or maker please past it on to me. This sword is 32 inches long, and has a slight dimple in the drag. The wooden grip is in above good condition , as is the blade, with the tinniest bit of rounding on the tip. The leather frog has some wear around the stud hole. The belt slide is strong, and the black leather scabbard in above good condition. Overall it is an honest original set that has that out of the attic look to it, not overly cleaned or restored. The item “Early PRUSSIAN WW1 POLICE SWORD & LEATHER SCABBARD, & FROG” is in sale since Sunday, September 1, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\1919-38\Original Period Items”. The seller is “gdog2693″ and is located in Roscommon, Michigan. This item can be shipped to United States.
1920’s to early WW2 USMC Old Breed Champaign Hat. This is a salty looking 1920’s to early WW2 USMC Old Breed Champaign Hat. The EGA is a 1936 Pattern , There is a maker Information stamp on the inside of the sweatband but I used a black light and everything I could think of to make it out but no luck. The owners last name is also on the inside of the band first initial is not readable the last name is “BURCH, ” the hat appears from what I can tell is a Model 1929 Pattern. IT IS A VERY NEAT AND SCARCE PER WW2 US MARINE CORP HAT. The item “1920’s to early WW2 USMC Old Breed Champaign Hat” is in sale since Saturday, March 14, 2020. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\1919-38\Original Period Items”. The seller is “danielwasatanker” and is located in Summerfield, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay, Russian federation.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
It show field use with some ware. It holds its shape very well and has NOT been oiled or dyed. The stiching is tight and still white to off white. The back of the holster is marked R. Which is probaly the GI that captured it. This might not be a mint holster but still shows very well. The item “Mauser HSc JHG 42- Early Holster- WELL MARKED AND ORIGINAL WWII GERMAN-NICE” is in sale since Thursday, August 1, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\1919-38\Original Period Items”. The seller is “ww2andbefore1945″ and is located in Sioux Center, Iowa. This item can be shipped to United States.
Museum Quality Sword belonged to Reza Shah(King of IRAN)from the early 1900s Authentic and Original from my personal And private collection. Sword and original leather sheeth both in excellent condition for their age.. Please see all photos. The item “Antique Persian IRAN Reza Shah Pahlavi’s Sword Early 1900s Authentic” is in sale since Tuesday, July 2, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\Middle East”. The seller is “sha-111″ and is located in Fresno, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Region of Origin: Middle East
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Type: Sword
Very early excellent supple rich dark-brown leather German army holster. Manufactured in 1941, the first year Army HScs were made. The item “Mauser HSc Original Early Holster” is in sale since Thursday, July 4, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\1919-38\Original Period Items”. The seller is “az-sundog” and is located in Boerne, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States.