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Knight's Cross Holders - Ritterkreuzträgers

Dedicated section for all artifacts, photographs and documentation to the German Knight's Cross Holders (Ritterkreuzträgers).

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Ritterkreuz Award Ceremonie... - last post by Fakatona

Combat & Service Awards of the Wehrmacht


  1. German Cross: Iron Cross, War Merit & Knight’s Cross,
  2. Reference Databases for Wehrmacht Awards,
  3. German 1957 Awards & Decorations

Service & Combat Awards (Badges, Medals...) and Decorations of the Wehrmacht and Third Reich.
Includes: Campaign Medals & Shields, Ostmedaille, Hindenburg Cross and Sport Badges.
1957 Awards & Decorations included in this section until further activity.

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Rudolf Toussaint´s Ribbon Bar - last post by Jaime

Heer and Waffen-SS


  1. Heer Awards and Decorations

Uniforms, Insignia & Clothing Headgear (Schiffchen, Schirmmütze) of the Heer Infanterie & Panzertruppen. Until further activity is gained, the Waffen-SS & SS section is incorporated in this section!

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Tunic grouping to holder of... - last post by PioneerRAE

Luftwaffe: Ground and Flying Forces


  1. Luftwaffe Awards and Decorations

Artefacts and militaria including uniforms, equipment and awards of the Luftwaffe ground and flying forces.

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Pilot Badge - Juncker - last post by stuart

Kriegsmarine & Küstenartillerie


  1. Kriegsmarine Awards and Decorations,
  2. Flotilla & Vessels of the Kriegsmarine

All militaria such as Uniforms and Insignia, Clothing Headgear and Equipment of the Kriegsmarine & Coastal Artillery (Küstenartillerie).
Update: Specific Equipment & Material related to the Kriegsmarine should also be posted here!

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Insignia of the Marineküste... - last post by Stewy

Political & Civilian Organizations of the Third Reich


  1. Political & Civil Awards and Decorations,
  2. Art, Trench Art & Paintings of the Third Reich

All Material such as Uniforms, Insignia, Headgear & Awards 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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Naughty U-Boat Mann - last post by Sonderbefehls

Award Certificates & Military ID's of the Third Reich


  1. Fake Certificates & Documents Reference Database,
  2. Fake Military IDs Reference Database

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

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MKP Soldbuch - last post by Ian Jewison

Photographic Images & Albums

Pictures, Portraits and Albums of the Third Reich.

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Requests to Decrypt writing - last post by Michael1000

Third Reich Paper Material, Documents & Ephemera


  1. Personalities & Veteran Signed Material

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

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New Book: German Military T... - last post by Kevin H

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Cap Badges of the British Empire & Commonwealth Forces


  1. Original Cap Badges Reference Database,
  2. Fake Cap Badges Reference Database

Forum for all Cap Badges from the British Empire & Commonwealth Forces.

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WW2 raised cavalry - last post by Graham

Uniforms, Equipment & Clothing Headgear

Forum for all Uniforms, Equipment & Clothing headgear as well as helmets of the British Empire & Commonwealth Forces.

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Minesweeping - Anti Submari... - last post by Bart V.

Helmets of the British & Commonwealth Forces


  1. The Brodie Helmet and its Derivatives

All type of helmets related to the British Army & Commonwealth Forces may be posted here.

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Helmet, Steel, Mk2. - last post by TinLid

Non-Combat Items of the British Empire & Commonwealth


  1. Documents, Photographs & ID's

Everything related to the Home Front of the British Army & Commonwealth Forces and Non-Combat related items.

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Home Front: 1939 to 1945 He... - last post by 2 Black Bands

Orders, Awards & Decorations

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

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BWM and  VM pair - last post by Jerry B

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German Empire & Weimar Republic


  1. German Empire: Orders, Awards & Decorations,
  2. Austrio-Hungarian Empire,
  3. Weimar Republic & Freikorps

Forum dedicated to all Militaria of Imperial Germany (Deutsches Kaiserreich).

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Attributed Pour le Mérite g... - last post by Pierce F.

United States Armed Forces


  1. U.S. Orders, Awards & Decorations

All Militaria such as Uniforms, Personals Belongings & Equipment, Edged Weapons and Headgear of the US Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, Coast Guard, Civil Air Patrol and more...

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What is this? - last post by MeadowRobertson

Kingdom of Belgium, the Netherlands & French Republic


  1. Flemish, Walloon & Dutch Collaboration

All Militaria related to the Belgian, French & Dutch Army and Flemish, Dutch & Walloon Collaboration. Including Vichy France.

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French kepis of the Second... - last post by michmuch

Global Militaria


  1. Empire of Great Japan,
  2. Kingdom of Norway,
  3. Bundesrepublik Deutschland & Deutsche Demokratische Republik,
  4. Russian Empire & Soviet Union,
  5. Kingdom of Italy,
  6. Republic of Finland

Forum filled with sub-sections for all militaria from global nations (non-specified in other fora).

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Mystery Helmet - last post by PeterPaul

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Historical Research to Allied & Axis Powers


  1. Research 12. SS-Panzer-Division Hitlerjugend

General & Individual Research to Allied & Axis Powers
No book discussion or presentation, please post these in the dedicated Audio-Visual Material & Books Forum

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Ribbon bar (Help to ID: gen... - last post by Pierce F.

Firearms & Ammunition of the War

All types of Firearms & Ammunition from all nations

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7.92 mm ammunition - last post by Timothy D

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My Collection Showcase

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

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My New Panel JU88 5J+ER - last post by Sonderbefehls

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.
New members you can introduce yourselves here.

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French miclitaria collector... - last post by Marcus H

Back Then & As Today

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!
Currently everything related to Archaeology, can be posted here.

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Museum of Science and Indus... - last post by JustinG

Military Modelling Forum

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

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U-96   1/48 Scale - last post by Eric JB

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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1944 released in the UK as... - last post by Bart V.

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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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Michael1000 - last post by Stewy

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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EKII's + IAB + Medal Ba... - last post by Hans Kondor

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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English Coins (going cheap) - last post by PeterPaul

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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WANTED: Paperwork..... - last post by StGeorge64

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Guidelines & Announcements


  1. HOW TO: How do I use the Forum?,
  2. FORUM RAFFLES

In order to use our Forum we ask that you read our Forum Rules & Guidelines, which are found here. Announcements from Historical War Militaria will also be posted here.

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Suggest and discuss new ideas for our Forum or if you have feedback about our Forum? One suggestion per thread.

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