Found this this afternoon!

Discussion in 'Military History and Militaria' started by old_bloke, Jun 15, 2013.

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  1. Well I saw it out the corner of my eye a few weeks ago, but as the farmer has now removed all the fencing I thought I would liberate it. There were two now only one but this one was buried upto the first "eye" the second is a foot deeper.

    Now going to be a veg plot cane for toms or cucumbers. Outlast me for sure.

    http://www.arrse.co.uk/attachment.php?attachmentid=126391&stc=1&d=1371304211
     
  2. And it would be.................................................................?
     
  3. A British silent wire picket....................
     
  4. It is a WW2 anti glider thing,there used to be millions of them all over the country.Well that's what I was told in the 1950's.
     
  5. Designed during ww1, screws into the ground, thus elimanating knocking in, wire, barbed, for the use off, to be hung from said item........
     
  6. ''Queue de cochon'' pigs tail. to the french
     
  7. I claim the £5,, ERR no, $8....................
     
  8. Sorry but its a German WW2 picket, longer pointy bit on the top.
     
  9. French, German, British.... Don't get hung up about it - and no, I don't want any barbed ripostes......
     
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  10. Bouillabaisse

    Bouillabaisse LE Book Reviewer

    I think you're confusing it with one of these.

    Pickelhaube.jpg
     
  11. Wicked prof.




    If that doesn't work for you, turn the gain switch down on your irony filter.