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Military and Wartime3015 of 3972German Veterans Societies in AmericaWW2 Japanese flag brought home by my gtandfather.  NEED HELP UNDERSTANDING IT!
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Posted 3 years ago

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DaveCFS
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Guys
Any ideas??
It is some kind of baton, but also unscrews to chamber some kind of round?
it is marked with a 1925 patent date
I have been told it is an MP prison baton......................
Any help would be great
Tahnks

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  1. Chrisnp Chrisnp, 3 years ago
    Interesting piece. My first thought was that perhaps it fired the club part, so I started researching for that idea. Instead I came across this:

    http://www.justanswer.com/antiques/5ilea-pre-wwii-billy-club-capable-firing-projectile.html

    Chris

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