Mohawk Arms’ Auction #75 recap

    BOUCKVILLE, N.Y. _ An Imperial German World War I fighter pilot’s pokol (silvered victory goblet), showing an embossed panel of eagles in combat, 7 inches tall, sold for $8,850 to highlight Mohawk Arms June 3-4 Auction #75. The … More »

Good-bye to a Legend

Chet Krause: 1923-2016 IOLA, Wis. _ Chester L. “Chet” Krause, the founder of Old Cars Weekly and an iconic figure in the old car community and many other hobby circles, died June 25 at age 92 of natural causes. Krause … More »

Cross of Honor

by Chris William Better known as the “Hindenburg Cross” On July 13, 1934, Field Marshall Paul Von Hindenburg, Military hero of the German state and reelected Weimer president, designated the only national award given for World War One participants at … More »

10 Questions with Jean-Pierre

We are all in this together. In an effort to report on the state of different facets of the military collectibles market, Military Trader strives to discover and share the opinions of the hobby’s leading dealers and collectors. This month, … More »

Agreement protects Normandy site

The American Legion, the City of Ste. Mere-Eglise, France and Amis Des Veterans Americains (AVA) recently signed an agreement to protect the La Fiere Memorial site in Normandy, France. The agreement requires consent from all three parties to never change … More »