Discussions on other First and Second World War militaria and collecting in general. Hosted by John G & William Kramer.
- Posts: 2
- Joined: 17 Oct 2019 13:28
- Location: Finland
I found this periscope from basement and I have no clue is this ww2 or modern-day stuff.
I did quick google search and it looked like ww2 german trench periscope, but i am not sure.
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.
Waleed Y. Majeed
- Posts: 3004
- Joined: 13 Nov 2004 11:37
- Location: Aarhus, Denmark
It looks old and could very well be German with that “dow” code. Not made in Germany though, if it is ww2 and the letters are the ordnance codes as I think.
Have a look at this list:
https://oldmilitarymarkings.com/codes_f ... a_c-e.html
- Posts: 1178
- Joined: 19 Feb 2007 21:43
- Location: Bergen, Norway
dow = Opticotechna GmbH (zielfernrohre, entfernumgsmesser) in Prerov, Chech Republik.
- Financial supporter
- Posts: 3215
- Joined: 12 Nov 2002 02:01
- Location: Swedish guinea
google trench periscope dow, its that.