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I can Identify unit insignia, patches, pins, medals, weapons and accessories from US and other countries and eras to Revolutionary War to current.

Experience in the area

I have been a military dealer and appraiser for 15 years in Massachusetts.






Self studied novice in all areas of history, firearms, foreign language. Professional Fire Fighter

Awards and Honors

none but I pat myself on the back quite frequently.

Past/Present Clients

All clients are confidential although I work with many antique dealers across the country, have an established eBay business for 15 years, participate in militaria shows from Louisville to Maine.

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Recent Answers from Michael O'Reagan

2016-07-24 Nazi marked luger:

Hi, let me answer that for you, I would need pictures but more than likely, yes its real. Those nazi bird stamps are called "waffenamps" and based on the number that is below that stamp you can find out

2016-07-21 WWI Prussian Civilian Medal?:

I believe you have discovered exactly what it is. During WWI many items like this were made to show solidarity, support both morally and financially. This appears to be a religious medal that also supports

2016-06-09 Identifying shoulder patches, tabs, and insignia fromWW2:

Hi, from the 1st picture, I can tell you that the patch on the left shoulder is a Constabulary (occupation, post war) with a 78th Infantry Division patch on right, which would have been his Infantry Division

2016-03-14 US Navy ribbon:

Hi, there are three ribbons, the blue on is for the American Campaign.    The second is for the Asiatic-Pacific Campaign    https://en.wikipedia

2016-02-28 10th and 112th Repl Depot WW II:

Hello, I will help you as best I can, the one picture you show has a gentleman on the bicycle, the patch on his shoulder is the US Army Service Forces, Service of Supply. That would make sense if he were


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