The double edge blade is still covered in old grease. But this knife is actually associated with the Royal New Zealand Air Force. The scabbard has pistol belt hooks added and is marked "E. The original scabbard is marked on the belt loop "21C/N804 / RNZAF". WWII Australian Commando Stiletto, marked "Gregory / Steel / Products" at the ricasso. The scabbard is original to the knife and is unmarked. WWII F/S---Canadian Issue with Ring and Bead handle. The original sheath has the Broad Arrow within a C mark just above the elastic. The back of the sheath is marked with a "W" for waterproof.. The heavy scabbard has a brass throat which is marked "M H Cole / Roebuck Works". It comes with a sheath that appears original to the knife. Triple K was the sheath that Parsons used for his knuckle knives. This is know as a First Pattern with "S" guard and squared shank. This exact knife is pictured on page 127 of Mike Silvey's WWII Book.. The saw-back blade is 4 7/8" long and marked "Ek Custom Knives / Miami, U. The Model 11 Utility knife was specially designed upon request from military combat zones, for a short blade knife suitable for utility work. The blade is 4" long and unmarked--probably had the ink stamp mark. Vietnam Era John Ek Model 7--Survival Chopper Knife. The original sheath is marked "I'm Offered By / Seminole Gun Shop" on the back. This exact knife is pictured in Cole Book 1 page 80..
This exact knife is pictured on page 103 of Mike Silvey's WWII Book..
The knife itself is identical to the Raider knife and if it had not been with this scabbard, you would not know the difference. This exact knife is pictured in Mike Silvey's WWII book page 76.. Brown / 1943" and "D^D" on the front and "^H B" on the back..
WWII Australian Commando Stiletto, marked "D^D / WE" at the ricasso on one side and "1 ^" on the other. This knife has an alloy type handle and a blue blade.
The handle is grooved leather with alum, black and red spacers.
The knuckle bow is brass with 8 points and marked "M H Cole".