Original WWII German Hitler Youth Knife Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified. HJ camp knife, with-out blade motto, has a roughly, 5 1/8″, (13 cm), long, drop forged, steel construction, single edged, non-fullered, nickel/silver plated, blade and a full length, including the hilt of roughly, 9 1/4″, (23.6 cm). Some loss to silver wash. Some minor nicks on blade from use. Maker marked M7/5 to maker Carl Julius Krebs, Solingen. The blackened leather washer is still intact. The tooled steel construction hilt features a single, up-swept, cross guard arm and a stylized eagle head pommel. The knife has molded, black, diamond grooved, bakelite grips with dual, small, dome headed, alloy retaining rivets fully intact. The obverse grip has an imbedded enameled and silver washed alloy HJ diamond. The HJ diamond features red enamel top and bottom quarters and white enamel side quarters with a central, canted, black enamel swastika. The diamond has the correct translucent red enamel with a pebbled field visible underneath. The knife comes with it’s original magnetic sheet metal scabbard. Straps and snap are all complete. Belt loop is missing (see photos). Some minor paint loss to scabbard. Nice example showing the expected minor age and wear overall good condition. One of the classic desirable collector’s items from the third Reich in used but good condition. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945. Sold for historic purposes only. See our other pieces on our web site. Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers. Great armband don’t miss it!