Fighting knife with straight blade with convex clip (Bowie) point. "11" and "1956" are stamped on the ricasso. The knife has a thin, S-shaped crossguard and unpainted wooden grips that are shaped to be widest a third of the way from the crossguard and at the pommel end. The grips are attached to the tang by two rivets.
Simple dark metal scabbard with two raised metal loops on the reverse. Attached via these loops is a tan leather frog with a hilt retention strap.
Stamped on ricasso 11 within oval, Date 1956 & s/n R02894.On scabbard s/n Z17124.