King's Own Royal Regiment Museum
Museum & Collections
First World War
Second World War
Actions & Movements
Collections - Edged Weapons
First World War Trench Knife
'French Nail', 'Trench Dagger' or 'Nail Knife' as used at the Battle
of Loos by the 2nd Battalion, King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment.
Brought home by Captain W N Briggs.
Detailed images of the 'scabbard'.
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