SOLD ### NEW LISTING ### 18/5/16 VIETNAM USAF JET / CHOPPER PILOTS US SPECIAL FORCES SURVIVAL KNIFE COMPLETE WITH ORIGINAL WITH AND SHARPENING TOOL; AND LANYARD AND LEG / PACK TIES
Overall original "Been There" Jungle Used Condition.
Stamped on the pommel with the manufacturer "Ontario" and "1980" and issued to US Air Force Jet/ Helicopter Pilots but also much favoured by US Special Forces In Vietnam usually carried inverted on the right shoulder strap of the webbing yoke, quite a number of contemporary photos show this...
Bowie blade with serrated back edge measuring about 12.5 cm long, Stacked leather washers hilt with heavy duty pommel that could be used as a light hammer and guard with holes that means the knife could lashed to a pole so that it be used as a spear.Complete with its original sharpening carborundum tool in front pocket and original sheath.
At some later period a lanyard and leg / pack ties have been added.
Overall nice original Jungle Used "Been There" used appearance but leather soft and supple and nicely greased , all press studs work okay.
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Delivery: UK £ 8.99 by Signed Delivery.
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