Original U.S. Vietnam & Korean War Engraved and Named Cigarette Lighters- Collection of Three
Original Items: Only Ones Available. Lot of three original Vietnam and Korean War Vintage Cigarette Lighters. Next to headgear, items like Cigarette Lighters are some of the most personal items a Militaria collector can obtain. Not only are they personal items in their own right, but the details of them can serve as an identifier of the owner to whom the item belonged. An indicative item of one’s personality, these have become very sought after items on the collector’s market the last several years.
All lighters are currently not in working order, but appear to just need new flints and fuel. We cannot guarantee functionality. These are sold solely as collector’s items only!
The lighters are as follows:
- Zippo Style Lighter. Has the Unit insignia for a Seabee unit applied to one side, “U.S. Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Eight/ U.S. Pacific Fleet” and Engraved with A stylized map of their operating area in Vietnam engraved on the reverse. Lighter was made by the firm Penguin of Japan.
- Zippo Style Lighter Engraved “7TH INF (infantry) DIV/ Korea” with the reverse having an applied 7th Division SSI. “Cleancut” Brand lighter made by the firm of the Dragon Manufacturing Company.
- Zippo Style Lighter. Mink Brand made in Japan. One side is engraved with “67 TOP/ CLUB” followed by a Top Hat bearing a number 3, crossed gloves and riding crop. The opposite side is engraved “KIMPO 51-52/KOREA”.
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