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1940's BULOVA Type A-11 U.S. Armed Forces / Military World War II Era

This watch was SOLD on December 8, 2013 (Destination: TX, U.S.A.).

bulova military a-11 ww2 world war II manual-wind watch
Gender: male
Crystal: acrylic
Dial Width: 26 mm
Dial Height: 26 mm
Movement: multi-jewel manual-wind
Case: chrome-plated steel
Case Width: 32 mm without crown
Case Height: 39 mm with lugs
Serial Number on Back: 035458
Serial Number on Movement: NA
Bracelet: nylon
Bracelet Width: 15 mm
Bracelet Length: measures up to 8 in

This is an authentic BULOVA Military Type A-11 World War II Manual-Wind Watch.

  • 99% Original / Complete BULOVA parts! - new/replaced band & clasp
  • white detail against matte black face
  • Arabic numeral hour markers
  • chrome-plated steel case & crown
  • stainless steel back & clasp
  • new brown nylon band
  • multi-jewel manual-wind movement


I described this watch as having 99% Original / Complete Parts though the band & clasp are new because in the case of military bands, the clasp always comes with the band. Therefore, we consider the band & clasp as 1 unit/part.

The photos presented below are of the actual item for sale. Kindly study them carefully because what you see is what you will get. We try our best to describe watches as accurately as we can that's why we present them visually & literally. In case we missed a few points, you are welcome to ask questions.

This watch keeps good time & is in good working condition! Add this to your collection of vintage quality timepieces!

bulova military a-11 ww2 world war II manual-wind watch

It'll be some time before we have a watch of this model & make in our inventory again! For sale is a rare U.S. Military Issue Type A-11 World War II timepiece - Buy it now before another collector beats you to it!

EXTERNAL CONDITION: This watch is in *VERY GOOD condition (83-87%): The watch shows what might be considered normal wear by a careful owner who wore the watch regularly. Scratches are evident, but no nicks or dings. May have replacement parts. A sound, attractive presentation overall.

INTERNAL CONDITION: This watch is in *EXCELLENT condition (88-92%): Working perfectly, needs no repair or service.

*condition descriptives mainly based on the Timezone Grading System
bulova military a-11 ww2 world war II manual-wind watch

chrome-plated steel case

The case was in bad shape when we acquired this watch! It has been stripped, cleaned/treated & re-electroplated in chrome.

matte black dial or face

The face has scattered age-spotting but all line/numeric detailing has remained crisp & clear - STUDY PHOTOS!
bulova military a-11 ww2 world war II manual-wind watch

steel hands

The hands have been coated with fresh luminous enamel

full Arabic numeral 12-hour markers & 60-second markers

bulova military a-11 ww2 world war II manual-wind watch

white BULOVA name logo at 12 o'clock

white clearly-marked "rail-track" grid

bulova military a-11 ww2 world war II manual-wind watch

original BULOVA chrome-plated steel crown

The electroplating has faded over time

original BULOVA acrylic crystal

bulova military a-11 ww2 world war II manual-wind watch

new/replaced black nylon band

Bracelet Length: measures up to 8 in



bulova military a-11 ww2 world war II manual-wind watch

new/replaced stainless steel clasp

bulova military a-11 ww2 world war II manual-wind watch

stainless steel case back embossed with serial numbers

bulova military a-11 ww2 world war II manual-wind watch

original BULOVA military steel dual case back

bulova military a-11 ww2 world war II manual-wind watch
bulova military a-11 ww2 world war II manual-wind watch

BULOVA multi-jewel manual-wind movement - cleaned, serviced & checked by our skilled technician

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