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German Cross: Iron Cross, War Merit & Knight’s Cross


  1. Original Iron Cross & Knight's Cross Reference Database,
  2. Fake Iron Cross & Knight's Cross Reference Database

The Iron Cross Awards:: Eisernes Kreuz 1. u. 2. Klasse, Kriegsverdienstkreuz, Deutsches Kreuz in Silber u. Gold and Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes.

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ek2 clasp - last post by Hans Kondor

Wehrmacht Combat Awards


  1. Original Heer Awards & Decorations Reference Database,
  2. Fake Heer Awards & Decorations Reference Database

Wehrmacht Awards, Badges and Decorations

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S&H PKA "daisy"... - last post by Laurence Strong

Luftwaffe Combat Awards


  1. Original Luftwaffe Awards & Decorations Reference Database,
  2. Fake Luftwaffe Awards & Decorations Reference Database

Luftwaffe Awards, Badges and Decorations

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Fallschirmschützenabzeichen... - last post by Lengies

Kriegsmarine Combat Awards


  1. Original Kriegsmarine Awards & Decorations Reference Database,
  2. Fake Kriegsmarine Awards & Decorations Reference Database

Kriegsmarine Awards, Badges and Decorations

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KM badges with photo merge... - last post by Jim W.

Wound Badges


  1. Original Reference Database for the Wound Badges,
  2. Fake Reference Database for the Wound Badges

Verwundetenabzeichen (Wound Badges) in Schwarz, Silber u. Gold.

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L/52 set - last post by John R.

Service Awards of the Wehrmacht & SS

Service Awards, Medals and Decorations of the Wehrmacht & SS / Third Reich.
Includes: Campaign Medals & Shields, Ostmedaille and Sport Badges.

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Kriegsmarine Medal + Ribbon... - last post by Bart V.

Political & Civilian Awards


  1. Goldenes Ehrenzeichen der NSDAP, Blutorden & Coburger Ehrenzeichen,
  2. Tinnies, Stickpins and Member badges

Political and Civilian Awards of the Third Reich.

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Luftschutz-Ehrenzeichen 2.... - last post by Pierce F.

German 1957 Awards & Decorations


  1. Original German 1957 Awards and Badges Reference Database

Redesigned 1957 Awards, Badges & Decorations of the Third Reich.

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LW Bomber clasp with "5... - last post by Nick H.

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Award Certificates & Military ID's

Award Certificates, Soldbücher, Wehrpässe and other Military ID’s of the Wehrmacht & Waffen-SS.

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Photographic Images & Albums

Pictures, Portraits and Albums of the Third Reich.

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My Third Reich Postcards - last post by Bobesponjo

Third Reich Paper Material, Documents & Ephemera

All sorts of Third Reich: (Para-) Military, Civilian & Political Paper Material, Documents and Ephemera.
Includes: Feldpost & Sterbebilder.

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Sterbebilder? - last post by Diaspora1942

Personalities & Veteran Signed Material


  1. Signed First Day Covers

Signatures or other signed material of all high personalities and veterans of the Third Reich.

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Hans Rossbach U-Boat Series - last post by Eric JB

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Heer Uniforms, Insignia & Clothing Headgear

Uniforms, Insignia & Clothing Headgear (Schiffchen, Schirmmütze) of the Heer.

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opinions please - last post by Hagen

Luftwaffe Uniforms, Insignia & Clothing Headgear

Uniforms, Insignia and Clothing Headgear of the Luftwaffe. This Forum also includes the Luftwaffe Flight Equipment.

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Luftwaffe Winter Warmer - last post by Timothy D

Kriegsmarine Uniforms, Insignia & Clothing Headgear


  1. Wehrmacht, Luftwaffe and Kriegsmarine Reference Database for Labels & Stamps

Uniforms and Insignia, Clothing Headgear and Equipment of the Kriegsmarine. Including Coastal Artillery (Küstenartillerie).

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Schiffswappen collection Ju... - last post by John R.

Waffen-SS & SS Uniforms, Insignia and Clothing Headgear

Uniforms, Insignia and Clothing Headgear of the SS (Schutzstaffel) & Waffen-SS. Including all German WWII Police Forces.

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SS Pea Pattern Camouflage W... - last post by Timothy D

Uniforms, Headgear and Insignia of the Political & Civilian Organizations

Uniforms and Insignia, Clothing Headgear and insignia of all Third Reich's Political (NSDAP, SA) and Civilian organisations (DAF). Included are all other organisations of the Third Reich not covered in the other sections (NSKK, RAD, Organisation Todt etc.).

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Sudetenland single mount - last post by Dmv

German Steel Helmets


  1. Original Helmets Reference Database

Forum dedicated to the Stahlhelme of the Third Reich.

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Normandy Helmets - last post by JustinG

Equipment, Belongings, Flags and Weaponry


  1. Edged Weapons, Firearms & Ordnance

Personal Belongings Equipment, Field Gear & Buckles of the German Armed Forces. Including Radio Communication and Rations.
Flags, Pennants, Banners and Weaponry included

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Art, Trench Art & Paintings of the Third Reich


  1. Fake Art, Trench Art & Paintings Reference Database

All Cultural objects, Busts and (WWII Trench) Art of the Third Reich. Including all types of Jewelry, Paintings and Tableware.

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SS Allach Candle Holder. - last post by Holden

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German Empire: Orders, Awards & Decorations

Orders, Awards & Military Decorations of the German Empire.

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German Empire: Uniforms, Equipment and Belongings


  1. Edged Weapons, Firearms & Ordnance

Uniforms, Personal Equipment & Belongings, Field Gear and Flags of the German Empire.

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German WW1 displays - last post by Jim W.

German Empire: Clothing Headgear & Helmets

Clothing Headgear & Helmets (Stahlhelme, Pickelhaube) of the German Empire.

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Konnigsburg East Prussia Ca... - last post by Patrick Lewis

German Empire: Documents & Photographs

German WW1 Pictures, Portraits and Documents of the German Empire.

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Declaration of war! - last post by trouble8732

Weimar Republic & Freikorps

All Memorabilia related to the Weimar Republic (1918-1933) & Freikorps.

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Baltic Crosses- Let's s... - last post by Jim W.

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British Empire & Commonwealth: Orders, Awards & Decorations

Forum for all orders, awards & decorations of the British Empire & Commonwealth Forces.

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Newfoundland Volunteer Medal - last post by Jim W.

British Empire & Commonwealth: Uniforms, Equipment and Belongings


  1. Edged Weapons, Firearms & Ordnance

Uniforms (including Insignia), Personals Belongings & Equipment, Gear and Weaponry of the British Empire & Commonwealth Forces.

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Special Air Service qualifi... - last post by Jerry B

British Empire & Commonwealth: Clothing Headgear & Helmets


  1. Original Cap Badges Reference Database,
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Forum for all clothing headgear & helmets of the British Empire & Commonwealth Forces.

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MP marked Don R helmet WWII - last post by Jerry B

The Brodie Helmet and its Derivatives


  1. Original Reference Database for Brodie Helmets & Derivatives,
  2. Maker Markings Reference

Specific and Specialized Section for the Brodie Helmets & its Derivatives from all Nations & Periods.

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Mk2, Home Front private pur... - last post by Bart V.

British Empire & Commonwealth: Documents & Photographs

Pictures, Portraits and all types of Document (Military ID's, Award Certificates) of the British Army & Commonwealth Forces.

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Official, confidential docu... - last post by Jerry B

British Empire & Commonwealth: Home Front

Everything related to the Home Front of the British Army & Commonwealth Forces.

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Home Front: 1939 to 1945 He... - last post by TinLid

British Empire & Commonwealth: Pre-1914 - Post-1945

Forum for all Militaria related to the British Empire & Commonwealth (United Kingdom: 1707-1914 and Post-1945)

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Airborne forces camouflage... - last post by Jerry B

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US Army, Navy & Marine Corps: Orders, Awards & Decorations

Orders, Awards & Decorations of the US Army, Navy and Marine Corps.

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Help to id ribbon bar. - last post by Hagen

US Army, Navy & Marine Corps: Uniforms, Equipment & Belongings


  1. Edged Weapons, Firearms & Ordnance

Uniforms, Personals Belongings & Equipment, Gear and Flags of the US Army, Navy & Marine Corps.

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My USAAF 8AF A2's with... - last post by Eric JB

US Army, Navy & Marine Corps: Clothing Headgear & Helmets

Clothing Headgear & Helmets of the US Army, Navy & Marine Corps.

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US Army, Navy & Marine Corps: Documents & Photographs

Pictures, Portraits and all types of Document (Military ID's, Award Certificates) of the US Army, Navy & Marine Corps.

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help identify this document... - last post by Bryang

US Army, Navy & Marine Corps: After 1945

All Memorabilia of the US Army, Navy & Marine Corps from after World War 2.

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Plane part - last post by Victrix

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Austrio-Hungarian Empire

All Militaria related to the Austrio-Hungarian Army & Empire (1867-1918)

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Austrian Medal Bar - last post by Jim W.

Empire of Great Japan


  1. Post-1947 Japan

All Militaria of the Japanese Army & Empire of Great Japan (1868-1947)

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Japanese Order of the Sacre... - last post by Pierce F.

French Republic & Vichy France


  1. Post-1945 French Republic

All Militaria related to the Military and Resistance of the French Republic & Vichy France

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Lebel  bayonet - last post by Lengies

Kingdom of Belgium


  1. Flemish / Walloon Collaboration & Resistance,
  2. Post-1945 Kingdom of Belgium

All Militaria related to the Belgian Army and Kingdom of Belgium, Flemish & Walloon Collaboration.

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Fire fighters - last post by Jim W.

Kingdom of Bulgaria


  1. Post-1946 Republic of Bulgaria

All Militaria related to the Bulgarian Army & Kingdom of Bulgaria (1908-1946)

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Order of Civil Merit - last post by Sobel

Kingdom of Italy


  1. Post-1946 Italian Republic

All Militaria related to the Italian Army & Kingdom of Italy (1861-1946)

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Benito Mussolini's ribb... - last post by Pierce F.

Kingdom of the Netherlands


  1. Dutch Collaboration & Resistance,
  2. Post-1945 Kingdom of the Netherlands

All Militaria related to the Dutch Army & Kingdom of the Netherlands.

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Dutch doc , i would like mo... - last post by Stuk Af

Russian Empire & Union of Soviet Socialist Republics

All Militaria related to the Russian Army & Empire (1721–1917) and the Soviet Army & Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (1917-1991).

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Portraits of Russian Soldiers - last post by Sobel

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Bundesrepublik Deutschland


  1. Austria 1955-

Forum for all Militaria related to the Bundesrepublik Deutschland (West-Germany) (1949-1990)

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Lets see your Bundeswehr vi... - last post by Steve L

Deutsche Demokratische Republik

Forum for all Militaria related to the Deutsche Demokratische Republik (East-Germany) (1949-1989)

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DDR Lt. Uniform/badges/meda... - last post by Hagen

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Resources for Historical Research

Find here all resources and material for historical research.

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WW2 Memoirs of Joe Brown - last post by Bart V.

Research to Central & Axis Powers


  1. Individual Research to Central & Axis Powers,
  2. Unit / Battles Research of the Central & Axis Powers

Fora for researching the Central & Axis Powers.

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Postwar photos of veterans... - last post by Sepp45

Research to Entente & Allied Powers

Fora for researching the Entente & Allied Powers.

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Online database of bombs dr... - last post by Bart V.

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My Collection Showcase

Share here your Collection of War Memorabilia, Artifacts & Antiques with the Forum.

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KM Collection - Display - last post by Bart V.

The Collector's Inn


  1. Outgoing Links

The Forum's own "Café René" where you can sit back, grab a cup of coffee or a cold ice-tea and discuss anything and everything related to daily life.

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Happy Birthday 2 - last post by John R.

Back Then & As Today


  1. Museums & Battlefields,
  2. Military / Militaria Collecting Events

All About War "Then & Now" Pictures. Find more to Military History & Army Museums and Battlefields or share details about events or plan your trips and much more!

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Rare British WW2-airplane f... - last post by Jim W.

Military Modelling Forum

Share here everything related to Military Modelling, Casts and Scale Models.

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Lanciers Rouges - last post by Laurence Strong

Audio-Visual Material & Books

Audio-Visual Material & Books from A to Z incl. War History Books, Movies, Audio Files or Videos and Reviews and Recommend Reading.
Authors: You can present your book(s) here.

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Free NARA Rolls - last post by John R.

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Sponsors Forum: Updates & Announcements

Forum for our Sponsors. Here our sponsors can post upcoming updates or announcements to their shop.

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SPONSOR: Militaria Plaza - last post by Dmv

Militaria Trade & Offer Corner


  1. Buyer & Seller's Reputation

This is the only Sales Forum where you are allowed to trade or exchange militaria to whatever your desire. Want to help new members or our community? Than you can offer militaria here.

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KM and Heer badges for trade! - last post by André H

German Militaria for Sale


  1. Awards and Badges,
  2. Photographic and Documental Material,
  3. Uniforms and Insignia,
  4. Cloth Headgear and Helmets,
  5. Personal Equipment and Gear,
  6. Daggers, Bayonets and Swords,
  7. Books for Sale,
  8. Reproductions and Fantasy (Fakes) Militaria

Sell your German Militaria 1914-1945 in this Forum.
Misbehaving will result in a Ban and if needed further action(s)

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NAZI-Municipal Police Bayonet - last post by Darrenwj

Allied & Other Nations Militaria for Sale

Sell your Allied & others Nations Militaria 1914-1945 in this Forum.
Misbehaving will result in a Ban and if needed further action(s)

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British Leather Sword Knot - last post by Pierce F.

Militaria Wanted

Looking for militaria but can't find it or hunting for more? You can make your own Wanted Militaria thread in this section.

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