Category: Collections

Helmet M42 (Stalhelm M42)

Helmet M42 (Stalhelm M42)

- 13/07/2020

In this article we will talk about the most massive and at the same time the rarest helmet of Nazi Germany, one of the most ... Read More

Mauser Tankgewehr M1918 anti-tank rifle

Mauser Tankgewehr M1918 anti-tank rifle

- 28/05/2020

In this article you will learn about the world's first anti-tank rifle - the Mauser Tankgewehr M1918, which was invented in Germany and actively used ... Read More

Iron Cross Restoration

Iron Cross Restoration

- 20/05/2020

Last summer, I found this Iron Cross while metaldetecting in a forest in the north Czech mountains. The Iron Cross is a former military decoration ... Read More

Wound Badge WW1 (Verwundetenabzeichen)

Wound Badge WW1 (Verwundetenabzeichen)

- 17/05/2020

History of award Specs: The German Empire (1871-1918).Original German name Verwundetenabzeichen. Breastplate "For the wound" 3 degrees ("black wound"). Sign of William 2 (years of ... Read More

Military uniform of soldiers and officers of the World War II. Part 1

Military uniform of soldiers and officers of the World War II. Part 1

- 16/05/2020

Let's take a look at some of the most interesting aspects of WWII history, one that is often overlooked: uniforms from all over the world. ... Read More

Japan Order of the Golden Kite 7th classes

Japan Order of the Golden Kite 7th classes

- 05/05/2020

The Order of the Golden Kite (金鵄勲章, Kinshi Kunshō) was established by the Japanese Empire on February 18, 1890 by decree of the emperor. Exclusively ... Read More

Crusade Against Communism Medal & Medal for HARDIHOOD and LOYALTY

Crusade Against Communism Medal & Medal for HARDIHOOD and LOYALTY

- 30/04/2020

Awards History Crusade Against Communism Medal - Romanian award of the period of the Second World War. The medal was established by royal decree No. ... Read More

Minesweeper War Badge

Minesweeper War Badge

- 27/04/2020

History The Minesweeper War Badge or Minesweepers, Sub-Chasers and Escort-Vessel War Badge (German: Kriegsabzeichen für Minensuch-, U-Boot-Jagd- und Sicherungsverbände) was a World War II German ... Read More

1914–15 Star

1914–15 Star

- 18/04/2020

1914–15 Star - established in 1918 to reward those who served between August 5, 1914 and December 31, 1915 at the military theaters of the First ... Read More

“Si vis pacem, para bellum”

“Si vis pacem, para bellum”

- 14/04/2020

By the beginning of the 19th century, the dream of weapons designers about creating compact multi-shot weapon became a reality. In 1836, the first revolver ... Read More

Iron Cross 1914 (Eisernes Kreuz 1914)

Iron Cross 1914 (Eisernes Kreuz 1914)

- 13/04/2020

The Iron Cross of 1914 (German Eisernen Kreuzes) is a Prussian military award. The Iron Cross was established by Frederick William III on March 10, ... Read More

General Assault Badge (Allgemeines Sturmabzeichen)

General Assault Badge (Allgemeines Sturmabzeichen)

- 12/04/2020

German soldier awarded General Assault Badge. The badge “For participating in general assault attacks” (German: Allgemeine Sturmabzeichen) was established on January 1, 1940 by order ... Read More

125-mm Soviet AMPULOMET

125-mm Soviet AMPULOMET

- 10/04/2020

125-mm Soviet ampulomet was the only model of an ampulomet mass-produced in the USSR. It was widely used with varying success by the Red Army ... Read More

The Honour Cross of the World War (Hindenburg Cross)

The Honour Cross of the World War (Hindenburg Cross)

- 08/04/2020

The Honour Cross of the World War  (Ehrenkreuz des Weltkrieges 1914/1918) - also known as the Hindenburg Cross or the Cross of Honor - was ... Read More

Huge collection of German helmets women from Singapore

Huge collection of German helmets women from Singapore

- 07/04/2020

Amy Bellars, a resident of Singapore, has been collecting pickelhaube, German steel helmets and Japanese helmets from the Second World War for 15 years. In ... Read More