Very Collectible World War 1, WWI L.F. & C. 1917 US Army Mess Kit Knife. This Landers, Frary & Clark, L.F. & C., Knife was standard issue for US Mess Kits and for Cooks. This old knife measures 7-5/16 x 7/8 inches. It is marked - U.S. on one side and - L.F.&C. 1917 on the other.This knife is in excellent condition, but could be considered mint condtion! It has not been used or sharpened ever and shows only slight signs of oxidation which could be easily removed with some metal polish. Combined Shipping and Handling discount. 50 cents per additional item. Check out some of the other great deals on knives I am dropping in my store. Combined Shipping and handling. 50 cents handling fee for each extra item.