Please note these watches should be regarded as being splash proof only (no screw down crown) and cannot be used under water. They have fully military issue markings on the back as follows. > "Broad arrow" denoting Ministry of Defence/Crown property. The stock code W10/6645-99 comprises three parts.
The first is the W10 MoD code which means the watch was issued to the British Army. 6645 is the NATO equipment code for a Time Measuring Instrument.99 is the NATO UK country code. The number beneath is the item number which refers to this particular model of watch. The 5 digit number beneath that is the serial number of the watch and the two digit number at the bottom, the year of issue, in this case "98" for 1998. Below is a bit more information about the Cabot Watch Company G10 watch. CWC was founded in 1972 and produced watches for all branches of the British armed services.
Their range included mechanical and quartz chronographs, divers watches and general issue service watches. In this latter category, the CWC G10 is perhaps the most iconic and well known.The CWC G10 first appeared in 1980. The watch face was designed for simplicity and clarity and this model in its various incarnations was supplied to the Ministry of Defence for more than 20 years. From 1987 the watch was fitted with the ETA/ESA 955.114 seven jewel quartz movement and it is an example of this watch that forms the basis of this listing. The definitive military watch, supplied to MOD over many years for issue to servicemen.
First issued early 1980's. Swiss-made using Swiss parts to extremely high standards.
Quartz ETA 955.114 movement. 38mm diameter 42mm lug to lug 10mm thick. Supplied with Nato issue 20mm strap. All in all a genuine British Army issued (W10) CWC (Cabot Watch Company) G10 Quartz military watch, in excellent used condition with new battery and grey NATO strap - British Army (W10) 1998 issued. THANKS FOR LOOKING, DON'T FORGET TO CHECK OUT MY OTHER SIMILAR ITEMS!
The item "CWC G10 W10 BRITISH ARMY ISSUED 1998 MILITARY QUARTZ WATCH MINT NEW BAT & STRAP" is in sale since Saturday, August 24, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectables\Militaria\Current Militaria (1991-Now)\British".The seller is "pudica1" and is located in EDINBURGH, Midlothian. This item can be shipped worldwide.