Historylinks Year: 1914
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