Find your birth year watch from our vintage collection.
“Birth Year” watch is essentially a timepiece that was made the same year you were born! Birth year watches (or anniversary, wedding, a milestones ) make a considerate, timeless and commemorative gift. And what better way to start your watch collection than with your birth-year watch.
Elgin Military circa WWII
A popular vintage Elgin military issue model circa WWII. Medium size 32mm diameter base metal case, with stainless steel screw down caseback with U.S. Ordinance engraving. Chromium plated bezel shows wear consistent with use in the military. With original aged, and unrestored matte silver dial with original radium luminous numbers and radium luminous pencil style hands. Powered by Elgin manual wind caliber 554 movement with subsidiary seconds. Caseback engraving reads “ORD DEPT USA OC 235485. Offered on an original new old stock green canvas strap with bakelite buckle, or your choice of sporty style stap.
Fully serviced and offered with our 1 year warranty of accurate timekeeping and operation. Your purchase includes our signature fine Italian leather pouch, ideal for travel and storage.