Tag Archive

Military Watches of the World

Article / Editorial

Military Watches of the World: Japan

By
We continue our survey of military watches by country in a visit to the Land …

Military Watches of the World: Germany Part 2—Post World War II to the Present

By
The end of World War II saw a shattered Germany divided into the Federal Republic of Germany (West) and the German Democratic Republic (East). In …
Article / Featured

Military Watches of the World: Germany Part 1—19th Century Through World War II

By
In the third and final installment of our series focused on military watches from around the world, we are going to take a look at military …
Article / Featured

Military Watches of the World: “The Dirty Dozen”

By
The attraction of the vintage tool watch for many is that these were timepieces built to do a specific job as accurately as possible, and, …

Military Watches of the World: Great Britain Part 3—Falklands War Era Through Today

By
In the final entry of our British installment of Military Watches of the World, we are going to take a look at the wristwatches issued …

Military Watches of the World: Great Britain Part 2—Post-WWII Through the Vietnam War Era

By
In Part 2 of the British installment of our series, Military Watches of the World, we are going to examine the wristwatches issued to HM’s …

Military Watches of the World: Great Britain Part 1—The Boer War Through The Second World War

By
In the second installment of our series focused on military watches from around the world, we are going to examine the military watches of Great Britain, …
Article / Featured

The PX Watches of Vietnam: A Survey of Non-Issued, Popular Military Watches of the Vietnam War

By
Though case back markings and the famous “broad arrow” are sure to get military watch collectors’ hearts racing, there exist myriad military watches that aren’t …

Military Watches of the World: A-11, the Watch That Won the War

By
England, 1945. A nighttime briefing of U.S. Army Air Forces personnel is in session, prepping …