Machine Gun Memorabilia – Volume 4, Number 1

Indian officer’s interwar helmet badge for the machine gun section of the Jodphur Lancers.

South African 1st Machine Gun Squadron Transvaal bronze cap and collar badge. Worn on light gabardine uniform from 1932-1936 and features crossed Vickers beneath shield.

Sterling silver U.S. veterans belt buckle for the 110th Machine Gun Battalion (29th ‘Blue and Gray’ Infantry Division). Ornately engraved, ‘110 M.G. Bn./Meuse Argonne/1918-1919.’ Rear maker marked, ‘Steif Pat. Mar. 30, 1915.’

New Zealand Machine Gun Corps sweetheart brooch. Plastic is used to resemble tortoise shell with white metal New Zealand Machine Gun Corps insignia to center. Pinback.

German interwar ‘Tinnie’ from the 21st Machine Gun Battalion showing a Maxim MG08 machine gun at the top. Given for a donation to the Winter Relief Fund on Army Day, March 19, 1939.