Very rare British Cavalry WW1 sword 1908 pattern. Blade and handle in perfect condition , on the blade many stamps. EFD- inspection stamp/ proof mark(Enfield). This sword was used duging WW1 by 3 rd.
Batalion, The Royal Canadian Regiment. The RCR arrived in France in October 1915 to join the new 3rd Canadian Division.
The regiment combined with Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry and the 42nd and 49th Canadian Infantry Battalions to form the 7th Canadian Infantry Brigade. Battle honours awarded to The Royal Canadian Regiment for its actions in the First World War included: "Mount Sorrel, Somme, 1916, Flers-Courcelette, Ancre Heights, Arras, 1917, 18, Vimy, 1917, Hill 70, Ypres, 1917, Passchendaele, Amiens, Scarpe, 1918, Hindenburg Line, Canal du Nord, Pursuit to Mons, FRANCE AND FLANDERS, 191418". Total length: 113 cm /44,5.
Blade length: 89 cm/ 35. Truly Great Display Item for the Antique collector. I WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE IF IT IS SEIZED, OR REJECTED IN ANY MANNER Privat Sale. The item "Very Rare WW1 British cavalry sword pattern 1908, Royal Canadian Regiment 1915" is in sale since Wednesday, April 3, 2019.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW I (1914-18)\Original Period Items\Great Britain\Edged Weapons". The seller is "lukaszkrk" and is located in Kraków.
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