RARE LEMANIA MAJETEK WATCH VOJENSKE SPRAVY CAL 3050 WWII MILITARY CZECH PILOT. _____________________ATTENTION - PLEASE READ CONDITION REPORT IN DETAIL____________________________________. HANDS INCORRECT, NEEDS NEW MOVEMENT RING. AS NOT WORKING, TO AVOID ANY CONFUSION.
PREVIOUS OWNER PUT INCORRECT MOVEMENT RING IN (PLASTIC), SO MOVEMENT MOVES EVER SO SLIGHTLY, WHEN WOUND. OTHERWISE GOOD CONDITION AND CAN BE USED AND WORN. CROWN - 41 MM INCL.50 MM LUG TO LUG. THESE WATCHES HAVE NOW BEEN RE-ISSUED BY LEMANIA BUT THIS IS THE ORIGINAL AND ISSUED PILOT WATCH! THAT MEANS ALL LEMANIA MAJETEK WATCHES WERE ISSUED. For more pics, contact me :. When on March 15, 1939, the German troops marched on Czechoslovakia, no resistance was opposed to them. As had been agreed in the Munich Agreement (September 30, 1938) between the French and the English, on the one hand. And Hitler and Mussolini, on the other. The German army then entered Czechoslovakia and annexed the Sudetenland (German minority territories of Bohemia and Moravia). Hitler rectifies, on his own, the borders of the country while waiting to conquer it entirely.
In the following weeks, thousands of Czech soldiers and pilots fled to France, whose rapid fall then led them to England. The last line of defense between democracy and fascism. Meanwhile, Czech aviation was seized and reused by the Luftwaffe and the Czechoslovakian factories were converted. To produce German engines and aircraft.The " MAJETEK" watches suffered the same fate and were confiscated. To end up on the wrists of the Axis pilots. Except those carried by irreducible pilots who fled to join the ranks of the British RAF in June 1940.
The Czech president, then in exile in London, submitted a memorandum to the English government. Urging them to let the Czech pilots participate in the air defense of England. The Czech pilots who had joined the RAF had experience and thirst for revenge while the. English needed new recruits to fight the Nazi blitzkrieg and win the Battle of Britain which was about to break out.
The items will be well packed, however, I do reuse materials so please expect this when you receive an item. The item "RARE LEMANIA MAJETEK WATCH ISSUED WWII MILITARY CZECH PILOT SPRAVY CAL 3050" is in sale since Saturday, October 31, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Watches\Wristwatches". The seller is "countrylivinggirl1978" and is located in torrox pueblo, Andalusia. This item can be shipped worldwide.