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#1 Guest_Michael D_*

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Posted 18 November 2007 - 08:30 PM

I would appreciate it if anyone could tell me about this knife. The ONLY markings are on the hilt which state :
" CAMILLUS N.Y. 2-1971

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#2 Guest_Michael D_*

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Posted 18 November 2007 - 08:30 PM

I would appreciate it if anyone could tell me about this knife. The ONLY markings are on the hilt which state :
" CAMILLUS N.Y. 2-1971

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#3 Guest_Michael D_*

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Posted 18 November 2007 - 08:31 PM

ONE MORE

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#4 Guest_Michael D_*

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Posted 18 November 2007 - 08:32 PM

ONE MORE


lAST ONE

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#5 bobgee

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Posted 18 November 2007 - 08:45 PM

This is a Viet Nam era issue Air Crew Survival Knife.
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#6 Sheikh Al Stranghi

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Posted 12 January 2009 - 06:35 AM

Were these already in use in ww2?

#7 Mr-X

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Posted 12 January 2009 - 07:00 AM

No they were not.

IIRC they came into use in the 1960's.

#8 Sheikh Al Stranghi

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Posted 12 January 2009 - 10:39 AM

No they were not.

IIRC they came into use in the 1960's.


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#9 hawkdriver

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Posted 12 January 2009 - 05:09 PM

Yep, 60's, before that, the pilot knife looked more like a KBAR.


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