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WWI US M1917 Trench Bolo Knife

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Dimensions 15 inch
Weapon Type Knife
Militaria Country USA

WWI US M1917 Trench Bolo Knife

  • These knives were originally issued in 1917 to medical corps groups and then to machine gun crews
  • These knives were designed for clearing ground and erecting hospital tents
  • These knives were manufactured by the Plumb Manufacturing Company of St. Louis
  • This knife measures 15” overall with a 10” blade
  • This knife is marked “MODEL 1917” on one side and “PLUMB PHILADELPHIA 1918” on the other
  • Blade is in very nice condition with factory finish present
  • Canvas-covered scabbard is in good condition, showing wear commensurate with use

WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including lead and dinitrotoluene, which are known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov, will open in a new window..

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