Soviet Bloc Ammo

Deciphering the codes by Peter Suciu The former Soviet Union and its client states may not have done much to produce quality “consumer goods,” but one of they did leave a lasting legacy of the Cold War: Vast amounts of … More »

The Art of War

Exploring trench art’s enduring legacy By Jessica Leigh Brown Thousands of miles from home, servicemen and women inevitably dream of families, cherished memories and hopes for the future. Out of this longing for something beautiful in the midst of a … More »

Hindsight is 20-20

The best time to buy a relic is when you see it! by Harold Ratzburg One of the disadvantages of being an old geezer is that you can look back over the years to see all the mistakes you made, … More »

Frauenschaft: The Nazi’s Women’s League

by Chris William From the earliest years of the Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei (N.S.D.A.P. — Nazi party), women became active members of the organization by assuming the customary roles of caregivers for those injured in street brawls, and clerical workers for … More »

10 Questions with David Ginader

Operating a website, showroom, and show presence 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 … More »