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Elgin Sub-second Military

This watch was SOLD on May 18, 2008 (Destination: Roma, Italy).

elgin sub-second military manual-wind watch
Gender: male
Crystal: acrylic
Dial Width: 25 mm
Dial Height: 25 mm
Movement: 7 jewels manual-wind
Case: silver-plated steel
Case Width: 30 mm without crown
Case Height: 36 mm with lugs
Case Thickness: 6 mm
Serial Number on Back: OC 254501
Serial Number on Movement: T183090
Bracelet: nylon
Bracelet Length: fits up to 7.5 in

This is an authentic Elgin Sub-second WWII US Armed Forces Military Manual-Wind Watch.

  • white detail against matte black face
  • smooth-running depressed sub-second function
  • full ARABIC NUMBER 12 main hour markers & 60 sub-second markers
  • fancy white-coated hands
  • silver-plated steel case
  • stainless steel crown, back & clasp
  • new black nylon band
  • 7 jewels manual-wind movement

The US Armed Forces issued these tough watches to service members in the 1940s during World War II.

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

elgin sub-second military manual-wind watch

has a silver-plated steel case.

elgin sub-second military manual-wind watch

has a matte black dial or face.

has a white clearly-marked grid.

has fancy white-coated steel hands.

elgin sub-second military manual-wind watch

white-letter ELGIN name logo is at 12 o'clock.

has white ARABIC NUMBER 24 main hour markers.

has white ARABIC NUMBER 60 sub-second markers.

elgin sub-second military manual-wind watch

has a stainless steel crown.

elgin sub-second military manual-wind watch

has a new black nylon band.

elgin sub-second military manual-wind watch

clasp is stainless steel.

elgin sub-second military manual-wind watch

case back is stainless steel, embossed with "ORD. DEPT. U.S.A." & serial numbers.

elgin sub-second military manual-wind watch

reverse side of case back is embossed with "CASED / MANUFACTURED BY ELGIN WATCH CO", "WODSWORTH BASE METAL".

elgin sub-second military manual-wind watch
elgin sub-second military manual-wind watch

has an ELGIN 7 jewels manual-wind movement.

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