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1943 US Navy survival fishing spear that has many uses.. A spear, a gaff, a spit, or a weapon.

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Military and Wartime4259 of 5524From Russia, with love. Soviet era military toys, pins, insignia, etc.Miscellaneous tank toys. 30s Auburn Rubber, 40s Midget, 30s Dinky.
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Posted 5 years ago


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From what I researched these are rare to find complete.. Issued to Navy Pilots during WWII. I purchased a bag full of stuff at auction and found this in the bottom..


  1. flynndoman, 4 months ago
    The spit and gaff set come from a WW2 C-1 survival vest, and the empty flask is either from a E-17 or E-3 "personal aids" survival kit. Both items can be found on Ebay, with the spit and gaff set in the $30 to $40 range, while the empty flask is in the $20 to $30 range. The complete flask kit would run in the $100 to $150 range on Ebay.

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