WWII US Army USAAF Pilot Western G-46 Knife
Western G-46/8 model survival fighting knife, complete with original scabbard (excellent stitchings and rivets). Blued pommel, crosspiece and blade. 8" long (20 cm) blade. Leather and fiber handle. These knives were very popular amongst US Air Force & Navy pilots during WWII. One of the most beautiful fighting knives ever made.
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