Category: Collections

Self-propelled guns Sturmtiger caliber 380 mm.

Self-propelled guns Sturmtiger caliber 380 mm.

- 26/06/2020

"Sturmtiger" is a self-propelled artillery mount, which was a "Tiger I" tank converted into an assault gun, designed for firing special projectiles at stationary targets. ... Read More

Movable fortress

Movable fortress

- 25/03/2020

Attempts to find new ways of personal protection for soldiers accompanied humanity for many centuries. Thus, in the XVII century, the famous French Marshal Vauban ... Read More

Restoration of the German M35 helmet

Restoration of the German M35 helmet

- 29/07/2020

Below is shown a process of restoration of the German M35 helmet, once belonging to a Wehrmacht soldier. Restoration was done by user Leschiy (Smobattle ... Read More

Bayonet of the 1941 model for the rifle of the Mauser system of the 1916 model

Bayonet of the 1941 model for the rifle of the Mauser system of the 1916 model

- 20/12/2019

From the collection of Mr.G Designed as a replacement for the M1907 Artillery Bolo, the Machete Bayoneta Modelo 1941, retains the M1907 Artillery Bolo's blade ... Read More

5,000,000 Reichsmark (Notgeld)

5,000,000 Reichsmark (Notgeld)

- 06/12/2019

Hello readers, I want to show you the largest coin from my collection, this is a German coin-notgeld, with a face value of 5,000,000 marks. ... Read More

Restoration of a cockade from German officer’s cap

Restoration of a cockade from German officer’s cap

- 06/12/2019

Rewards and various badges are always appreciated among collectors. They are even more valuable if it is a personal find. Therefore, it was always important ... Read More

Sturmgewehr 44: The first assault rifle created at the end of WW2

Sturmgewehr 44: The first assault rifle created at the end of WW2

- 27/07/2020

The Sturmgewehr 44 (stg 44) was the first assault rifle to be mass-produced. Its release was established by the Germans during the Second World War. ... Read More

Iron Cross 1914 (Eisernes Kreuz 1914)

Iron Cross 1914 (Eisernes Kreuz 1914)

- 13/04/2020

The most recognizable German award The Iron Cross of 1914 (German Eisernen Kreuzes) is a Prussian military award. The Iron Cross was established by Frederick ... Read More

Cross “For Military Merit”

Cross “For Military Merit”

- 08/01/2020

The Cross of Military Merit (German: Kriegsverdienstkreuz) is a German military cross/badge established by Adolf Hitler on October 18, 1939 (on the anniversary of the ... Read More

Panzer Badge (Panzerkampfabzeichen)

Panzer Badge (Panzerkampfabzeichen)

- 03/04/2020

Panzer Badge existed in the German Army since the times of the First World War. Its release was resumed after the end of the Spanish ... Read More

World War II Victory Medal

World War II Victory Medal

- 07/04/2020

World War II Victory Medal  - was established by the Congress Act on July 6, 1945. Its the design was approved by the Minister of ... Read More

MG 34 (Maschinengewehr 34) : First universal machine gun

MG 34 (Maschinengewehr 34) : First universal machine gun

- 21/07/2020

History of the MG-34 machine gun The defeat of the German Reich in the First World War led to the fact that, in accordance with ... Read More

French military cross

French military cross

- 04/12/2019

One of the French awards/badges of the Second World War is the Military Cross 1939-1945. The military cross of 1939-1945 (Croix de Guerre) was established by ... Read More

Restoration of silver coins

Restoration of silver coins

- 06/12/2019

In this article I want to tell you about restoration of relics silver coins. For example, take the process of cleaning the German “5 marks” ... 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