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#296415 04/06/2014 08:45 AM
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Gentlemen,

deeply saddened I have to inform you, that my good friend, Sensai and co-author Vic Diehl ended his life at the 5th of April 2014.

He will be missed.

Warmest regards;

Hermann

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I am so sorry to hear this sad news, may he rest in peace

Jonathan

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Sorry to hear the news!

May he rest in peace!

PVON

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Vic was a real pleasure to communicate with. I am sorry to hear of his passing.

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My sympathies to his friends and family. Vic helped me a few times with imperial navy daggers. He will be missed.

Stephane #296432 04/06/2014 09:46 PM
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Sorry to here this!! I will miss him...

DAMAST #296435 04/07/2014 12:52 AM
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Very sad to hear this - he was a great help and source of information on the german automobile corps. I wondered why he had sold much of his collection. He was truly a great man.


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My deepest condolences to Vic's family and friends. While I never had the pleasure of meeting Vic, his masterful and scholarly research of Imperial Navy and Auto Corp daggers inspired me to pursue this rewarding past time. If only we all could be so impactful to the hobby. I regret that I did not make the effort to personally thank him.

Thank you Hermann for letting us know of this sad news.


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stratocaster3 #296444 04/07/2014 01:57 PM
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So sad to hear. This guy was always willing to help others and share his knowledge.
He will be missed.
It is alarming the knowledge we have lost these past few years.

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Victor was a gentleman. he always took the time to help you out. i will miss him. rest in peace victor, you were a good man.paul

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Sad news indeed, we have lost a good person and will be missed.
May he rest in peace.

patrice #296473 04/08/2014 11:33 AM
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Deepest condolences..with prayers of peace for family and friends.


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Larry C #296479 04/08/2014 03:47 PM
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Over the past 40 + years I have had a number of dealings with Vic ,he was a real gentleman and very professional -
He will be missed


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Sorry to here about this. Hell of a nice guy.
Unfortunately, most of us are in the over 50 crowd and we will be adding to this list.
Goodbye Vic.

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Sad news. RIP.

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I was helped by Hermann & Vic only back in January and this is very sad to learn of his passing. Condolences to his family.


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A very decent man....condolences to his family and friends...Sincerely, Ryan

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Sad to learn of his death! He was a really good guy....I sold Vic a GREAT Auto Corp dagger I pulled out of the weeds too.

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R.I.P.


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