German Field Equipment

Rare Luftwaffe horsehair tornister ( backpack) marked and dated

149FE1 - Rare Luftwaffe horsehair tornister ( backpack) marked and dated. This is the first Luftwaffe horsehair tornister I've offered on the Oakleaf website. The tornister is trimmed with black leather along the edges of the horsehair exterior. The upper back leather panel is stamped 1943 "hjg" and displays a waffen amt. The interior reveals Luftwaffe blue canvas lining. All interior and exterior straps and buckles are present. Rare. $500. More Photos

German Army Mountain boots ( bergschuhe)

144FE1 - German Army Mountain boots ( bergschuhe). These rare square toe, ankle high black leather boots feature seven eyelets with the original leather laces. The exterior leather is in exceptional condition. The sole of each boot displays an intricate pattern of iron cleats ideal for mountain wear. Each sole instep is incised with Arabic numeral "40" and "8". The leather lined interior of each boot is stamped with a double-headed eagle/W.A./K.P/1937 "D", "H' and over-stamped/incised "2./G.N.A.67" 9 2nd Kompanie, Gebirgsnachtrichten Abteilung 67 ( 2, Gebirgsdivision ). This pair was originally issued by the Austrian Army and later re-issued through the Wehrmacht. The condition is Mint-issued but unworn. $799. More Photos

Black cross strap as worn with black service uniforms

141FE1 - Black cross strap as worn with black service uniforms. This cross strap is stamped D.R.G.M. 926719 on the reverse clip. $180. More Photos

SS stamped aluminum tent pegs

141FE2 - SS stamped aluminum tent pegs. The reverse of each peg is stamped SS 39/38 RZM. ( 2). - $150. ea. More Photos

Rare SS marked salve/medical tube Borsalbe

141FE3 - Rare SS marked salve/medical tube ' Borsalbe ". Tube indicates use in the SS Wehrkreise hospital, Salzburg. Rare to find surviving SS medical supplies. The tube measures approximately 4.0 inches. $75. More Photos

Army field combination knife, fork, spoon and can opener

1310FE1 - Army field combination knife, fork, spoon and can opener. This stainless steel and waffen marked set is made of steel. The four piece set slides into the case that doubles as the can opener. All items are eagle stamped except the knife that is marked "ROSTFREI'. tHE individual pieces display normal age with the can opener slide showing minor oxidation. $150. More Photos

SS Fuhrer/NCO dress boots

137FEL1 - SS Fuhrer/NCO dress boots. These boots feature faint circled SS stamps along the top inside. They are further stamped 42 indicating the date. The boots measure 11 1/8 ( heel to toe) x 16 1/8 inches in height. The boots exhibit a high shine and are in excellent condition showing light wear on the soles. Schutzstaffel stamped dress boots are rare. $1500. More Photos

Tropical Neophan goggle lenses tinted  with case

133FE1 - Tropical Neophan goggle lenses tinted with case $85. More Photos

goggle lenses clear with gray case

133FE2 - goggle lenses clear with gray case $65. More Photos

goggle lenses clear without case

133FE3 - goggle lenses clear without case $50. More Photos

goggle lenses tinted without case

133FE4 - goggle lenses tinted without case $55. More Photos

goggle lenses tinted with blue case

133FE5 - goggle lenses tinted with blue case $65. More Photos

German Observation scope tripod in original leather case

132FE8 - German Observation scope tripod in original leather case $150. More Photos

lare Gun mark BYF (Mauser)

132FE5 - Flare Gun mark BYF (Mauser) $300. More Photos

lare gun with grip

132FE6 - Flare gun with grip. $300. More Photos

Bag Rifle grenade carrying pouches

132FE4 - Bag Rifle grenade carrying pouches, marked. $150. More Photos

Training projectile for smoke troop

132FE3 - Training projectile for smoke troop device that is deactivated. $250. More Photos

Kriegsmarine 7.x 50 issued binoculars

1211FE2 - Kriegsmarine 7.x 50 issued binoculars. This set works perfectly. The right top plate is stamped with the eagle over M indicating Kriegsmarine issue while the left is maker marked beh ( E. Leitz Wetzlar). The Germans changed to letter designations that indicated the manufacturer in order that the source would not be identified by the Allies. $400. More Photos

Luftwaffe action cover for the K98 karbine

1212FE1 - Luftwaffe action cover for the K98 karbine. This rare cover for the breech of the K98 is made of heavy Luftwaffe blue cotton with brown leather straps. On one of the leather tabs holding the clip is the waffenamt and dated 43. $500. More Photos

Army canteen

1209FE1 - Army canteen. $125. More Photos

Luftwaffe K98 rifle cleaning kit

1209FE2 - Luftwaffe K98 rifle cleaning kit. $150. More Photos

Luftwaffe K98 rifle cleaning kit

1209FE3 - Luftwaffe K98 rifle cleaning kit. $150. More Photos

Luftwaffe K98 ammunition pouch

1209FE4a - Luftwaffe K98 ammunition pouch. $135. More Photos

Set of four drinking cups w/leather case

1209FE4 - Set of four drinking cups w/leather case. $75. More Photos

Army field compass

1209FE6 - Army field compass. $75. More Photos

Rare Kriegsmarine stamped heavy wool blanket

1205FE2 - Rare Kriegsmarine stamped heavy wool blanket. This coarse brown/tan wool blanket measures54.5 x 67 inches. This blanket features the eagle over M stamp and is dated 1940. The blanket is free of mothing and stains. $200. More Photos

German Army tornister

1205FE1 - German Army tornister ( backpack) marked to the 1 Komp. 5 P.B. (Pionier Batt.) I. This early horse hair and canvas backpack display light use. Some of the horse hair is missing from the cover. The straps are intact and the tan canvas is in excellent condition. The maker and 1936 date are stamped in the leather on the back. Hard to find Pionier marked equipment. $250. More Photos

Fallschirmjager splinter pattern ammunition bandoleer

1201FE1 - Fallschirmjager splinter pattern ammunition bandoleer. This un-issued bandoleer features a splinter pattern camouflage pattern. The snap pockets are Luftwaffe blue enameled. On one end of the bandoleer is an RBN number and dated 1943. $900. More Photos

Large Kriegsmarine U-Boat binoculars case

117FE1 - Large Kriegsmarine U-Boat binoculars case obtained from a museum marked "beh" and dated 1942. This large case would have been used to accommodate size 7 x 50 binoculars. This case features a Wehrmatch eagle over 'M" indicating use by the Kriegsmarine. The high quality black leather case measures 12.0 inches tall. The black leather is in excellent condition retaining most of its original black dye. The springs of the front latch that secures the body to the lid have been exposed due to wear. The leather that secures back hinge has also given way to age and is fragile showing an attempt made at restoration. This was caused by the case being displayed with the lid open and unsupported. The original straps are inside the case.The makes an excellent display piece for a set of binoculars. $725. More Photos

German Army tropical tent peg carrying peg

116FE10 - German Army tropical tent peg carrying peg. This rare bag is made of light weight cotton. The interior flap is lightly stamped but the mark is illegible. $50. More Photos

Polizei bread bag

116FE8a - Polizei bread bag. This blue canvas bread bag with strap features tan leather tabs to which the "D" rings attach. One tab is stamped with the number 4. The interior of the bag is stamped "RR Berlin BB". The white leather internal straps would indicate use by the Polizei. Mint. $150. More Photos

German Army tropical bread bag

116FE7 - German Army tropical bread bag. This tropical bread bag is un-issued. The bread bag is maker marked and dated 1943. Mint. Rare. $250. More Photos

German Army tropical canteen

116FE6 - German Army tropical canteen. This tropical canteen features a cover of olive green tropical felt that is secured by a series of snap buttons along its side. The plastic drinking cup is maker marked and dated 1944. Mint and un-issued. $150. More Photos

German Army tropical rucksack

116FE3 - German Army tropical rucksack. This heavy olive green canvas rucksack is un-issued. All tan black leather tabs are present and in excellent condition. The rucksack has metal "D" rings for the attachment of additional equipment. The rucksack is RBN number stamped. $200. More Photos

German Army K98 ammunition pouch

116FE2 - German Army K98 ammunition pouch. This black heavy grain three (3) pocket leather ammunition pouch is un-issued displaying no signs of wear. The reverse is lightly stamped with the RBN number. $125. More Photos

German Army K98 ammunition pouch

116FE1 - German Army K98 ammunition pouch. This black heavy grain three (3) pocket leather ammunition pouch is un-issued displaying no signs of wear. The reverse is lightly stamped with the RBN number. $125. More Photos

German Army assault pack A-frame 1943 stamped

114FE7 - German Army assault pack A-frame 1943 stamped. Gefechtsgepack. The pack frame was used to carry the German soldier's combat equipment as well as items intended for personal use such as the mess kit into combat. The field gray painted steel frame is constructed in such a way that a tan web belt is secured along the waistline with shoulder straps crossed over the mid-back for support. The back cross belt is stamped "bvk 1943". Un-issued but displays storage wear. $600. More Photos

German Army canteen

1102FE1 - German Army canteen. This canteen features brown felt cover over the aluminum container. The cap is bakelite and secured with a leather strap. The attached black aluminum cup shows scuffing to the finish. The leather strap with clip used for attachment is complete and supple. $150. More Photos

Army bread bag

1102FE2 - Army bread bag. This bag is constructed with olive green cotton canvas. The bag appears un-issued and is complete with all straps metal dish buttons. One of the two belt loops is stamped with the RBN number and dated 1943. $150. More Photos

Kriegsmarine night goggles

1102FE3 - Kriegsmarine night goggles. These goggles were worn by Kriegsmarine personnel when they were adjusting their eyes to the nighttime light conditions while serving on a naval vessel. These goggles are often seen being worn by U-Boat crewmen. Rare. $300. More Photos

Army map case

095FE13 - Army map case. This case features 7 external pockets for holding various colored pencils used for marking maps. The interior is divided into 2 sections for holding maps. The maker is stamped on the inside of the fold-over flap. The case is dated 1942. $250. More Photos

Luftwaffe AK39 flight wrist compass

095FE10 - Luftwaffe AK39 flight wrist compass. Worn by Luftwaffe aircrew personnel, the compass was used after ditching the aircraft or bailing out. This compass features a bakelite base with a clear plastic cover. The magnetic internal components still function indicating the various 360 degrees. The compass comes with its original black, expandable leather strap. An excellent example in working condition. $400. More Photos

Luftwaffe officer's flight boots

095FE4 - Luftwaffe officer's flight boots. These officer quality boots feature black suede and leather trim. The straps and buckles are all functional. The soles are maker marked and in excellent condition. The fleece lined insides show little use and are in excellent condition. The heel area is marked size 9. These were made for an officer. $950. More Photos

Luftwaffe airman's flight boots

095FE5 - Luftwaffe airman's flight boots. These boots show honest period wear and feature an RZM tag. It appears these were made in 1945. The gray suede areas above the black leather lower boot show fading and wear. The interior also reflects period wear to the fleece lining. The boots are approximately size 9. $750. More Photos

Luftwaffe airman's flight boots

095FE6 - Luftwaffe airman's flight boots. These boots show honest period wear and are unmarked. The gray suede areas above the black leather lower boot show fading and wear. The interior also reflects period wear to the fleece lining. The boots are approximately size 9. $700. More Photos

German officer's boots

095FE8 - German officer's boots. This pair of officer's boots features high quality leather that has a great age patina. The soles and heels look to be period resoled. The heel shows the Continental trademark. The size is about 8. $325. More Photos

German officer or NCO cavalry boots

095FE9 - German officer or NCO cavalry boots. These boots feature the extra lip of leather at the heel that were used for the support and attachment of spurs. These heavy leather boots show honest period wear. One of the internal pull-up straps is missing. The soles have cleats that offered protection in the toe and heel areas. $325. More Photos

Fallschirmjager jump gloves

095FE3 - Fallschirmjager jump gloves. This pair of high quality brown leather jump gloves is identical to those pictured in the Robert Kurtz book, "The German Fallschirmjager", published by Schiffer Publishing p. 143 - $1200. More Photos

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094FE1 - Army Y straps. Used for suspending equipment while in the field, these straps feature two-toned leather belts with steel "hardware". The buckles, clips, rivets and rings show varying degrees of oxidation. The leather is mostly supple with no breaks. The reverse of one of the two larger belts features the RBN number. All the stitching is intact. $350. More Photos

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092FE1 - Army officer's cavalry spurs. These cavalry spurs would look good with a pair of high riding boots. $165. More Photos

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0811FE1 - SS tornister (backpack). This rare SS item of field equipment features a tan canvas covering trimmed with black leather. The side that rests against the back is covered with horsehair. Along the leather that runs along the upper backside are the RZM numbers and SS stamps. The pack is dated "39" The interior in lined with matching tan canvas and has internal flaps for separating sections within the pack. There is also a factory applied, machine stitched RZM tag identifying the pack as SS. The black leather shoulder straps are complete and in excellent condition having no breaks in the pliable leather. Rare. $1999. More Photos

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089FE6 - 2.2. liter oil can for panzer vehicle dated 1940. This heavy aluminum can features a tag indicating that the contents were for use with panzers. Neat. Also on the tag is the manufacturer's name and location. A separate brass plate announces 2.2L OEL (OIL). It's hard to find any equipment that directly ties into "panzers". Rare. $500. More Photos

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089GFE2 - SA backpack (tornister). This horsehair covered backpack shows the maker as FRANZ BREHME WALSRODE 1939 stamped along the leather upper back. The pack opens revealing a prominent SA RZM tag. The interior is segregated into compartments secured by leather straps. The shoulder straps are dyed black along the outward facing leather and retain the brown dye on the reverse side. This pack is in excellent condition. $500. More Photos

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089GFE3 - NSKK backpack (tornister). This backpack features gray heavy canvas on the outward facing side trimmed with brown leather with brown leather straps. The reverse side that rests on the back is covered with horsehair. Along the upper back side between the two shoulder straps is a RZM stamp along with the maker's code L3/160/37 The pack opens to reveal gray canvas pockets secured by black dyed leather straps. The pack shows moderate use. There are also stitch lines where there was once an RZM tag. $350. More Photos

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