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Can anyone tell me what this sword is?
I got it from the family of the Vet, but they don't know anything about it.
Eickhorn marked, No swaz.
Thanks for the help?

Chief

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Its a German army sword of some type.

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NCO sword. Early 30s based on the Eickhorn mark.

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In period German catalogs and documentation it's a Mannschaftsabel usually for those who were horse mounted vs. foot soldiers. Intended to be worn off duty with the proper uniform by the lower rank enlisted men up through the junior grades of Noncommissioned Officers. Best Regards Fred

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Great,
Thanks so much for your help, I really appreciate it!

Chief


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hello chief
appears you have one of the best guys around besides meinf friend serge frog price is ausum and sharp both these guy know thier onions glad frog prince chimed in best of luck andy militarynut

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Thanks Andy!
Any ideas on my other sword?
Chief


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Originally Posted by Chief
Thanks Andy!
Any ideas on my other sword?
Chief

I probably missed it - which one is that? Best Regards, Fred

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It is on this same forum, the title is "2nd sword to id please".
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