Clem Kelly has died

  Military Trader is sad to announce the passing of longtime contributor, Clem Kelly. A man whose name is synonymous with militaria collecting, Clem died at the age of 87 on 3 February 2018 from heart failure.  Clem graduated from Jesuit … More »

London blitzed in 2018

London’s City Airport was closed Monday, February 12, 2018, following the discovery of an unexploded WWII-era bomb in the River Thames. Metropolitan Police said the ordnance—believed to be a German 500kg fused device—was found at King George V Dock during … More »

Remington Files Bankruptcy

Remington Arms, one of the largest US firearms manufacturers and builder of such iconic military weapons such as the Colt M4 Assult Carbine, the M24 Sniper Weapon System, M1917 Enfield, and the Browning M1917 Water-cooled machine gun, announced on February … More »

WWII Luftwaffe Badges

They denoted both skill and valor by Chris William When Adolf Hitler and his Nazi regime began their war of European conquest, one of the Wehrmacht’s (military) sections that was to play a key role in the new form of … More »

More JLTVs for Army

Oshkosh Defense will provide the US Army with 416 Joint Light Tactical Vehicles (JLTV), under a contract awarded by the service last Friday, February 2. Valued at $106.3 million, the agreement also includes the delivery of 832 kits, which include installation and … More »