US WWII Theater SWEETHEART Knife made from German Youth Dagger -1944Details
1 early U.S.M.C. World War 2 Kabar Mark 2 fighting knife. This early Kabar USMC has a theater-made handle. This WW2 Kabar Mark 2 combat knife would make a rare addition to any collection.
The handle is made with materials available to U.S. soldiers in the Pacific theater--aluminum, black micarta and plexiglass from downed to damaged aircraft. The guard is made of brass (often from spent shell casings).
The blade on this desirable theater Kabar USMC Mark 2 measures 7". The knife is marked 'KA-BAR OLEAN, N.Y.' on the front tang. The reverse tang is stamped 'USMC'.
This theater KABAR USMC fighting knife is in excellent condition.
A theater Ka-bar Mark 2 made with an early variation U.S.M.C. Ka-bar Mark 2 blade would make a rare and important addition to any collection.
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