Dagger, Dress, Luftwaffe

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The donor collected this dagger in Germany during the immediate post-war period. He served the U.S. Third Army G-2 Intelligence branch from late June 1944 until the late summer of 1945.

Donated by Eric M. Lipman

Physical Description:
Luftwaffe Officer's dress dagger; steel blade dagger with black leather bound handle and stylized winged hilt; silver wire pommel and hilt with embossed Swastika; steel sheath steel with black leather cover; steel chain hanger.

Country of Origin
Germany

Manufacturer
Gebr. Heller

Type
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Weapon

Materials
Steel
Copper Alloy
Silver Alloy Plating
Natural Fiber
Non-Magnetic White Metal Alloy Wire
Possible Leather
Dimensions
3-D: 44.6 × 11.1 × 2.9cm (17 9/16 × 4 3/8 × 1 1/8 in.)

The donor collected this dagger in Germany during the immediate post-war period. He served the U.S. Third Army G-2 Intelligence branch from late June 1944 until the late summer of 1945.

Donated by Eric M. Lipman

Physical Description:
Luftwaffe Officer's dress dagger; steel blade dagger with black leather bound handle and stylized winged hilt; silver wire pommel and hilt with embossed Swastika; steel sheath steel with black leather cover; steel chain hanger.

Country of Origin
Germany

Manufacturer
Gebr. Heller

Type
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Weapon

Materials
Steel
Copper Alloy
Silver Alloy Plating
Natural Fiber
Non-Magnetic White Metal Alloy Wire
Possible Leather
Dimensions
3-D: 44.6 × 11.1 × 2.9cm (17 9/16 × 4 3/8 × 1 1/8 in.)

ID: A19751369000