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#329434 06/11/2017 06:17 PM
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Hello guys,

I would like to ask your opinion on a Puma navy dagger I purchased lately. I am not a navy collector, this is the very first time I have a Puma produced Kriegsmarine dagger in my hands. Is it OK? Based on the photos of Wittmann's book I think it is a good one...

Thank you,
Janos

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That is very nice indeed well done


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Hi Janos,
in my opinion is it a textbook KM dagger by Puma. If it is interesting for you, you can visit my website

www.kriegsmarinedolch.de

Best,
Oleg.


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Sean, Oleg,
thank you for your replies. I am glad the dagger is OK.
Is there any database for Kriegsmarine officers like Luftwaffe Officer Career Summaries at http://www.ww2.dk/lwoffz.html , where I could make a research for the original owner?

Oleg, your website is just great! Thanks!

Janos

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That's a beautiful navy dagger by Puma. Not an easy maker to find! Well done.

Danny

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Janos,
thank you very much for your kind words. Maybe you can try to find an owner of the dagger in the "Rangliste der Deutschen Kriegsmarine ".
Best,
Oleg.


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JANOS, Very nice and I love the personalization! Conforms to my Puma Navy in all ways, just need the red felt blade buffer.. wink Congrats! Kevin.


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Guys, thank you for your contribution.
Kevin, that's all what is left of the red blade buffer... See photo. smile

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Ha! Look at that bit.. speaks to the unmessed with condition that that is still there! Kevin.


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Danny,

I have just one KM & it's a Puma, identical to yours but sadly without a personalization. Great looking dagger, well done!


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My Puma KM dagger is also personalized. Not so fine like the dagger from Janos, but I like it nevertheless. smile
More pictures of the dagger are here
https://www.kriegsmarinedolch.de/puma-lauterjung/
Best,
Oleg

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Very nice dagger, its got tge original knot and the etch looks fantastic, and to top it off its a scarce maker!

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Hi,

unfortunately I could not find him. Neither here: http://historisches-marinearchiv.de/projekte/crewlisten/ww2/eingabe.php?neu=1&active_cl2=search
nor in my 1931, 1935, 1936, 1938, 1940, 1941 KM ranklist. Seems to me he served as NCO.
Best;
Hermann

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Herman,
thank you very much for try to find him in the archives.
Janos


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