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by edwin
Thu Apr 18, 2019 3:34 pm
Forum: WWI
Topic: In Vlaamse Velden - Netflix
Replies: 7
Views: 112

Re: In Vlaamse Velden - Netflix

by edwin
Wed Apr 17, 2019 4:02 pm
Forum: WWI
Topic: In Vlaamse Velden - Netflix
Replies: 7
Views: 112

In Vlaamse Velden - Netflix

I have watched a few episodes of this Belgian WW1 series on Netflix and its highly recommended. However, its in Flemish.

https://www.netflix.com/nl-en/title/81033374

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Wed Apr 17, 2019 3:43 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: New helmet, SHow of Shows
Replies: 26
Views: 334

Re: New helmet, SHow of Shows

Congrats, nice find!

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Wed Apr 17, 2019 3:40 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: New helmet, need help with markings
Replies: 11
Views: 237

Re: New helmet, need help with markings

Great helmet!

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Wed Apr 17, 2019 3:36 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Camouflaged M17
Replies: 32
Views: 481

Re: Camouflaged M17

Some very nice helmets!

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Wed Apr 17, 2019 3:27 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Couldn't leave this one behind
Replies: 19
Views: 434

Re: Couldn't leave this one behind

Nice find, congrats!

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Sat Mar 16, 2019 4:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Distinguished flying medal
Replies: 0
Views: 53

Distinguished flying medal

Dear all,

I recently visited some local graves of downed RAF bomber crews and I noticed that a few were awarded the DFM. To learn more about this, I was wondering if there is a publicly accessible database to search for these records?

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Sun Mar 10, 2019 1:14 am
Forum: Pickelhaube Restoration
Topic: Bavarian M95 Project
Replies: 3
Views: 162

Re: Bavarian M95 Project

Good luck and I am looking forward to see the final result!

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Sun Mar 10, 2019 1:12 am
Forum: Pickelhaube and Imperial German Reference Books
Topic: The most important book – history
Replies: 8
Views: 3218

Re: The most important book – history

Agreed, a great book that puts a lot things into perspective!

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Sun Mar 10, 2019 1:01 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Baden pickelhaube find with lithograph
Replies: 16
Views: 356

Re: Baden pickelhaube find with lithograph

Great helmet!

Regards,
Edwin
by edwin
Sun Mar 10, 2019 1:00 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Unusual Felt Ersatz Helmet with Fiber Visors
Replies: 7
Views: 326

Re: Unusual Felt Ersatz Helmet with Fiber Visors

Nice helmet! Congrats and thanks for sharing.

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Sun Mar 10, 2019 12:59 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: XXL picture of lancier Wachtmeester de Fierland
Replies: 27
Views: 752

Re: XXL picture of lancier Wachtmeester de Fierland

Some cool stuff, congrats!

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Sun Mar 10, 2019 12:56 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: My Main finds at 2019 SOS
Replies: 17
Views: 988

Re: My Main finds at 2019 SOS

Very nice, congrats!
by edwin
Mon Feb 18, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: WWI
Topic: Neutral Holland
Replies: 20
Views: 2378

Re: Neutral Holland

Great article explaining why the Netherlands were pro-German during WW1.

https://encyclopedia.1914-1918-online.n ... etherlands

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Sat Feb 16, 2019 4:32 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Concerns with a Prussian Officers
Replies: 8
Views: 269

Re: Concerns with a Prussian Officers

Agreed, cool helmet!

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Mon Feb 04, 2019 9:32 am
Forum: Pickelhaube Restoration
Topic: Prussian M15 From Illinois
Replies: 13
Views: 627

Re: Prussian M15 From Illinois

Interesting and thanks for sharing!

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Mon Feb 04, 2019 9:22 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Pickels you have never seen before
Replies: 4
Views: 355

Re: Pickels you have never seen before

Interesting stuff!

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Thu Jan 31, 2019 3:05 am
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: Unknown helmet
Replies: 6
Views: 232

Re: Unknown helmet

Thanks chaps! And a MkIII helmet used by the canadians makes sense because they liberated the north of the Netherlands.

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Wed Jan 30, 2019 5:17 am
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: Unknown helmet
Replies: 6
Views: 232

Unknown helmet

Dear all, Below are some pics of a helmet that belongs to colleague. It was apparently obtained at a local fleamarket in the '50s in the north of the Netherlands and was used by the Dutch, British and Germans during WW2. I am no expert but it does not look like a Dutch or German helmet to me. Rather...
by edwin
Sat Jan 19, 2019 12:29 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Gun show find last summer: nice field cover with helmet
Replies: 13
Views: 601

Re: Gun show find last summer: nice field cover with helmet

Great find, congrats!

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Sat Jan 19, 2019 12:27 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: A seldom one with red numbers helmet cover
Replies: 38
Views: 1314

Re: A seldom one with red numbers helmet cover

Great helmet with an impressive history!

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Sun Jan 06, 2019 12:50 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Saxon M15 Pickelhaube Unit Marked to 12th Pioneer Batallion
Replies: 12
Views: 583

Re: Saxon M15 Pickelhaube Unit Marked to 12th Pioneer Batallion

Nice find, congrats!

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Sat Dec 29, 2018 3:52 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: DMAG
Replies: 7
Views: 396

Re: DMAG

Nice helmet! According to this old threat, DMAG is a manufacturer stamp.

viewtopic.php?t=331

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Wed Dec 26, 2018 12:30 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Merry Christmas and a happy new year
Replies: 10
Views: 455

Re: Merry Christmas and a happy new year

Same to you!

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Mon Dec 24, 2018 2:19 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Mini Brass Haube
Replies: 11
Views: 514

Re: Mini Brass Haube

Nice find, congrats!

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Mon Dec 24, 2018 2:14 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: WWI Russians among this lot pic's
Replies: 2
Views: 255

Re: WWI Russians among this lot pic's

Interesting find!

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Sun Dec 02, 2018 12:37 am
Forum: Tschapkas
Topic: Prussian Uhlans Tschapkas
Replies: 23
Views: 1283

Re: Prussian Uhlans Tschapkas

Awesome!

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Sun Dec 02, 2018 12:36 am
Forum: WWI
Topic: The Woe of the Vanquished
Replies: 5
Views: 332

The Woe of the Vanquished

Despite the controversy on this subject in Germany, the site below gives an overview of different WW1 and 2 memorials in Germany.

http://vova.pomortzeff.com/german?fbcli ... vz2oWyI2MU

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Sun Nov 25, 2018 12:25 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Shako
Replies: 11
Views: 602

Re: Shako

Nice find, congrats!

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Sun Nov 18, 2018 4:07 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: White Württemberg PB13
Replies: 20
Views: 931

Re: White Württemberg PB13

Great helmet with an impressive history.

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Sun Nov 18, 2018 4:07 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: White Württemberg PB13
Replies: 20
Views: 931

Re: White Württemberg PB13

Great helmet with an impressive history.

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Sun Nov 18, 2018 4:03 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Prussian Fusilier Model 1857/60
Replies: 9
Views: 719

Re: Prussian Fusilier Model 1857/60

Awesome helmet!

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Sun Nov 18, 2018 3:42 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Aussie Digger Hat and WW1 Tea Tin
Replies: 7
Views: 467

Re: Aussie Digger Hat and WW1 Tea Tin

Nice find!

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Sun Nov 18, 2018 3:21 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Ludwig II Pipe
Replies: 3
Views: 250

Re: Ludwig II Pipe

Nice find!

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Sun Oct 28, 2018 4:35 pm
Forum: Ersatz Pickelhauben
Topic: Vulkanfiber Prussian Infantry Officer
Replies: 16
Views: 934

Re: Vulkanfiber Prussian Infantry Officer

Nice find, congrats!

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Sun Oct 28, 2018 4:34 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Unit framed picture
Replies: 4
Views: 320

Re: Unit framed picture

Nice picture with some good leads for further research.

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Sun Oct 28, 2018 4:31 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Generale
Replies: 21
Views: 933

Re: Generale

Great helmet, congrats!
Can you make out the name of the original owner?

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Fri Oct 26, 2018 3:52 pm
Forum: WWI
Topic: Zeebrugge raid
Replies: 2
Views: 236

Zeebrugge raid

Dear all, I have updated my photoblog with a page concerning my recent visit to the St George's day memorial in Zeebrugge as well as a small German/British WW1 cemetery. https://www.edwinvanbloois.com/photoblog/western-front-today/zeebrugge-raid/ Please let me know what you think of it! Best regards...
by edwin
Sun Oct 14, 2018 3:57 pm
Forum: Ersatz Pickelhauben
Topic: Green-olive tin helmet
Replies: 22
Views: 837

Re: Green-olive tin helmet

Great helmet, congrats!

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Sun Sep 30, 2018 3:44 pm
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: Lewis Gun
Replies: 13
Views: 717

Re: Lewis Gun

Very nice, congrats!

Edwin
by edwin
Sun Sep 30, 2018 3:33 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Pickelhauben for Enlisted men M15/M95
Replies: 11
Views: 718

Re: Pickelhauben for Enlisted men M15/M95

Very nice!

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Sun Sep 30, 2018 3:19 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: American Pickelhaube
Replies: 12
Views: 902

Re: American Pickelhaube

Awesome find, congrats!

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Sun Sep 30, 2018 3:18 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: German South West Africa Colonial Slouch Hat
Replies: 11
Views: 758

Re: German South West Africa Colonial Slouch Hat

Nice find, congrats!
by edwin
Wed Sep 19, 2018 4:34 am
Forum: Busbies/Pelzmützen
Topic: Saxon Husaren Regt. Nr. 19
Replies: 19
Views: 1395

Re: Saxon Husaren Regt. Nr. 19

Awseome find! Congrats.

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Tue Sep 18, 2018 4:16 pm
Forum: Collector Stories
Topic: A Convoluted Deal.
Replies: 11
Views: 775

Re: A Convoluted Deal.

Great story!

Regards,

Edwin
by edwin
Tue Sep 18, 2018 4:04 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: FINALLY something to post.
Replies: 18
Views: 1022

Re: FINALLY something to post.

Great helmet, congrats!

Regards,

Edwin