A Brief History Of The Military Watch

1 week agoWords by Mr Chris Hall

It’s entirely possible that without the conflicts of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, we wouldn’t have wristwatches at all – at least, not as we know them today. The specialist demands of pilots, divers and infantrymen dictated the forms of their watches and laid down templates that live on today in the watches of IWC SchaffhausenPanerai and many more besides.

1879: SEA