On this page you`ll find pick ups I made from the battlefields and ww2 sites. Please note that none of the objects is found alongside soldiers or remains,all such finds is returned to Grave Commissions together with the remains.
Red Army helmet found in Kurland. It was found in clay in a trenchline.Cleaned with Oxalic acid. A very nice relic I think,I just love the patina on it.
Heavy battledamaged fragment of German helmet. Dug in trenchline in Kurland.
A very rusted Red Army helmet found in Kurland, Latvia. A few small spots of original color only.
German helmet with a ding on the side. Looks like a splinter and detonation damage. Found in clay in Kurland but when I cleaned it I saw that it had been in a fire..I wonder if someone threw it in a fire on purpose,if a fire broke out in the bunker or prehaps it was used flamethrower on it,,we`ll never know I guess.
Fragment of Red Army helmet uncovered on a battlefield.
Battledamaged and rusted piece of German helmet.Kurzeme.
German SS-helmet found in SS-Regiment Niederlandes positions by Hiiemetsa,Vaivara ,Estonia.
German helmet,looks like Wehrmacht. Kurland.
..same helmet after oxalic acid bath..
A battledamaged German helmet shell from Latvia.
German helmet, heavily damaged. Stalingrad.
After cleaning it in oxalic acid some more paint show and there was rests of a decal under the rust.