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WW1 German Bayonet in sheath
WW1 German Bayonet in sheath

First World War German bayonet in metal and leather sheath with tassel. The back of the sheath is marked "Property of Capt G A Bentinck Tank Corps German bayonet". The bayonet is tied to another with string and the two have a red label marked "The 2 bayonets were handed over to the police by the Rev C D Bentinck, The Manse, Dornoch to be retained on behalf of his person 12/10/34".

[A letter concerning the donation of this bayonet (and that at picture page 6732) is at picture #5064]
Picture added on 18 February 2009
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