Allied Military Fighting Knives

by Robert A. Buerlein

Publisher: Howell Pr

Written in English
Published: Downloads: 285
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Subjects:

  • Military - General,
  • Military History - World War II,
  • Personal Weapons (Military Science),
  • History - Military / War,
  • History: World
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11484621M
ISBN 100933489013
ISBN 109780933489011
OCLC/WorldCa14524188

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William S. Story, Exec. Sec. First Special Service Force Assn. Two books in one military knives and elite forces the first book ever to analyze wartime Allied elite force missions while examining why and how their fighting knives were designed to . , SC. pp, photos/illus., x11; chronicles in detail the background, development, & variations of both common & unusual combat knives; provides firsthand accounts by & in-depth interviews with special operations troops who used them in battle--U.S. Marine Raiders; U.S. Army Rangers; U.S., Canadian & British airborne units; Gurkhas; First Special Service Force; . A combat knife is a fighting knife designed solely for military use and primarily intended for hand-to-hand or close combat fighting.. Since the end of trench warfare, most military combat knives have been secondarily designed for utility use (clearing foliage, chopping branches for cover, opening ammunition crates, etc.) in addition to their original role as close-quarter combat . This is a collection site and none of the items in the collection are for sale at this point in time. When the decision to sell everything comes an email will be sent to all registered users. Questions? Contact [email protected]

Buerlein, Robert A. "Allied Military Fighting Knives And The Men Who Made Them Famous" ISBN (Hardcover) Chapter V "John Ek Commando Knives" pg. Buerlein, Robert "Allied Military Fighting Knives And The Men Who Made Them Famous" ISBN (Softcover) Chapter 5 "John Ek Commando Knives" Buerlein, Robert A. allied military fighting knives and the men who made them famous By: Robert A. Buerlein Two books in one military knives and elite forces the first book ever to analyze wartime Allied elite force missions while examining why and how their fighting knives were designed to be the most efficient “tools of the trade” possible. Allied Military Fighting Knives: And The Men Who Made Them Famous admin Local Businesses 4 Comments on Allied Military Fighting Knives: And The Men Who Made Them Famous Paladin is pleased to reissue this classic book in the field of military battle knives. Military Fighting Knives From the Collection of John Gibson [email protected]: This exact knife is pictured in the Parsons article on page of Military Knives, a Reference Book.. Vietnam Parsons Knuckle Knife. There were aprox of this style made. He used a F/S style blade where the center line goes off to the side.

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Allied Military Fighting Knives chronicles in detail the background, development and variations of both common and unusual combat knives. It also provides firsthand accounts by and in-depth interviews with the men who used them in battle, including U.S. Marine Raiders; U.S. Army Rangers; U.S., Canadian and British airborne units; the legendary Gurkhas; the First Special.

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Robert Buerlein says in his book 'Allied Military Fighting Knives' that SAS used the Fat man type of F-S knives and this picture from the liberation of France support that. This SAS patrol is heavily armed. The truck is as usual equipped with a twin Vickers K MG.

William Ewart Fairbairn and Eric Anthony Sykes collaborated to design a fighting knife for the Shanghai Municipal Police force in "Fairbairn joined the British Royal Marines at the age of 15, and was very skilled with fighting with bayonets.

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