8 more photos available
SBYRW : 10072
Unit unknown or none - 2nd World War Commando dagger labelled "Sykes and Fairbairn" and correctly called a Fairbairn-Sykes Fighting Knife
3 more photos available
SBYRW : 14253
Unit unknown or none - Curved middle eastern dagger with scabbard, length 398 mm
SBYRW : 14254
Unit unknown or none - Straight dagger, probably of eastern origin, and length 260 mm (with scabbard)
SBYRW : 19292
Unit unknown or none - A Commando Knife with its sheath as issued to Assault Forces on D Day
1 more photo available
SBYRW : 5184
66th Regiment - Small Afghan knife, 7 inches long, captured in 1880.
SBYRW : 5185
66th Regiment - Small Afghan knife, 12 inches long, captured in 1880.
SBYRW : 5188
66th Regiment - .Afghan dagger pair, 15 inches long, of a 'sleeve' type, captured at the Battle of Maiwand
SBYRW : 5267
1st Bn, Berkshire Regiment - Dagger, 16 inches long, captured at the Battle of Tofrek in the Sudan in 1885
SBYRW : 5268
1st Bn Berkshire Regiment - Dagger, 7 inches long, taken at the Battle of Tofrek in the Sudan
SBYRW : 5289
Unit unknown or none - Knife, 12 inches long, and scabbard of the type issued to British troops in South Africa during the Boer War
SBYRW : 5359
Unit unknown or none - German Dagger, 11 inches long, as used in the 1st World War.
SBYRW : 5456
Unit unknown or none - German Dagger with sheath carried by Allgemeine SS RZM marked 121/34. It has a dark wooden handle and a dark sheath.
SBYRW : 5457
Unit unknown or none - German Air Force officer's dress dagger with scabbard and hanging straps. It is marked 'WKC Solingen'. The Hanger straps are marked 'DRGM'. It was used in the 2nd World War
SBYRW : 5458
Unit unknown or none - German dagger with sheath Sturmabteilung (SA) RZM marked MTemporary 30. It has a light coloured wooden handle and a steel sheath. It dates from the 2nd World War
SBYRW : 5521
Unit unknown or none - Japanese cane knife and case used for clearing a path through the jungle during the 2nd World War. It is 17 inches long
SBYRW : 5571
1st Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - EOKA 11 inch stainless steel dagger captured from a terrorist in Cyprus sometime between 1956 and 1959
SBYRW : 6029
49th Regiment - Swedish barrel knife manufactured by J H Engstrom of Eskilstuna Sweden
Adams, H, Private;
5 more photos available
SBYRW : 6048
Unit unknown or none - German dagger.
2 more photos available
SBYRW : 6065
Unit unknown or none - Hitler Youth dagger
SBYRW : 8581
Unit unknown or none - Arabic single edged sword type dagger in a decorative metallic sheath; the blade is 610mm in length
...1943 the 1st Royal Berkshire war diary entry reads:
(The majority of the) Bn were employed on fatigues (in the new camp area, which is still too damp to live on).
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