Extremely Rare Original Ww2 Named V42 Stiletto Fssf Devils Brigade Combat Worn For Sale
Extremely rare WW2 "V42 Stiletto" that belonged to "K11168 Pte. Donald W. Craig" who served with the "FSSF - First Special Service Force - Devils Brigade".He was wearing this knife when he stepped on a mine in action and lost a leg. He is from "Chemainus, BC". The V42 is made by "Case" and has its original scabbard. Condition is very good with alot of the original finish still intact. A very rare offering and not often with provenance !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
You can fine Craig on this website He is listed on page 335 of the Enlisted roll for the FSSF.
This is an extremely rare and desirable WWII V42 Stiletto produced by the CASE Cutlery Company in 1943. These Stilettos were patterned after the Fairbairn-Sikes Commando knives and were issued to The First Special Services, commonly called "The Devils Brigade". This unit was a composite unit made up of both Canadian and US Army forces trained in Command Warfare. They were the true forerunners of the current Special Forces or Green Berets.
There were approximately 3,600 of these knives produced and they are 12 1/2 inches overall with a slender 7 5/16 inch double sided stabbing blade, thumb print / CASE marked on the ricasso below the cross guard with the serrated one piece leather handle with a steel pointed "Skull Crusher" end cap.
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Extremely Rare Original Ww2 Named V42 Stiletto Fssf Devils Brigade Combat Worn : $3,001