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I believe this to be a form of Japanese rank insignia. Can anyone identify its rank and use? Thanks Bill Bourque

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Reverse. Thanks, Bill

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Bill,
Its a Sgt. Majors ,type 5 rank insignia used until approx. 1938.
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Hello Dean, thanks for the help. Is this collar or shoulder strap insignia? Best, Bill

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Bill, shoulder strap.

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Hello Dean and Jareth, thank you for your help. Im a 30 year+ German combat collector and should know more about Japanese gear. If you would like to own this piece please let me know. Best, Bill Bourque


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