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Forum: Indo China Wars 1945 - 1975. 05-22-2020, 04:32 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,519
Posted By earlymb
In use during the Algerian war, by a member of...

In use during the Algerian war, by a member of the Commando Marine 'Yatagan'. Also note the US M1936 pistol belt.
Forum: Wehrmacht Vehicles (other than Panzers) 04-30-2020, 04:25 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 907
Posted By earlymb
The new hand-painted stencil looks splendid!

The new hand-painted stencil looks splendid!
Forum: Indo China Wars 1945 - 1975. 04-24-2020, 03:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 115
Posted By earlymb
http://www.wehrmacht-awards.com/forums/showthread....

http://www.wehrmacht-awards.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1040302

That's two of them within 2 weeks
Forum: Indo China Wars 1945 - 1975. 04-19-2020, 05:16 AM
Replies: 236
Views: 15,761
Posted By earlymb
Lots of M3A1's and are those 2 barrels at the...

Lots of M3A1's and are those 2 barrels at the front filled with M1A1 carbines? :eek:
Forum: Wehrmacht Vehicles (other than Panzers) 04-03-2020, 03:44 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 141
Posted By earlymb
Looks like a bus seat?

Looks like a bus seat?
Forum: Indo China Wars 1945 - 1975. 10-05-2019, 04:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 585
Posted By earlymb
I think it's a Mle. 1946, and it has the earlier...

I think it's a Mle. 1946, and it has the earlier 'full' bomb. I believe later models have a circle instead of a dot as bomb.

I have seen mle. 1946 legion képis with the the grenade in green too,...
Forum: Achtung Panzer! Forum 09-26-2019, 03:27 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,470
Posted By earlymb
Great looking truck! thumbsup

Great looking truck! thumbsup
Forum: Indo China Wars 1945 - 1975. 09-01-2019, 02:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 489
Posted By earlymb
Indeed a TAP47/56, first type with 2 back...

Indeed a TAP47/56, first type with 2 back pockets. Not that rare but certainly sought after by collectors.
Forum: Indo China Wars 1945 - 1975. 08-28-2019, 03:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 951
Posted By earlymb
I think these NVA shoes themselves are copied...

I think these NVA shoes themselves are copied from - or at least heavily influenced by - the French 'chaussures de brousse' (AKA 'pataugas') jungle boots from the late 1940's that were issued in...
Forum: Indo China Wars 1945 - 1975. 08-13-2019, 07:32 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,519
Posted By earlymb
British P44 hats have large ventilation holes...

British P44 hats have large ventilation holes though?
Forum: Indo China Wars 1945 - 1975. 08-12-2019, 04:58 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,519
Posted By earlymb
Some more pics, the same men in some of them. ...

Some more pics, the same men in some of them.

https://i.postimg.cc/YCpGy6n7/67051614-434169810513234-2352083825418305536-n.jpg
...
Forum: Indo China Wars 1945 - 1975. 08-11-2019, 08:14 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,519
Posted By earlymb
https://i.postimg.cc/t4VNxxvH/67474923-43416915051...

https://i.postimg.cc/t4VNxxvH/67474923-434169150513300-1901155780241915904-n.jpg

I think this man is wearing this pattern?
Forum: Indo China Wars 1945 - 1975. 07-18-2019, 03:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 851
Posted By earlymb
Beautiful smocks! thumbsup French lizard is...

Beautiful smocks! thumbsup

French lizard is my favorite pattern, in all its variants.
Forum: Indo China Wars 1945 - 1975. 05-01-2019, 03:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 941
Posted By earlymb
Yes, both seem to be good. The helmet bands are...

Yes, both seem to be good. The helmet bands are harder to find than the covers though; post-Vietnam ones have a small reflective strip sewn to the back (easily removed by unscrupulous sellers).
Forum: Achtung Panzer! Forum 03-31-2019, 02:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 601
Posted By earlymb
I think 'atü' refers to atmospheric pressure, so...

I think 'atü' refers to atmospheric pressure, so it might be the inside of the scope is under low pressure to prevent fogging up or so?
Forum: Indo China Wars 1945 - 1975. 03-07-2019, 06:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,053
Posted By earlymb
I agree this was probably a surplus piece (maybe...

I agree this was probably a surplus piece (maybe they were considered mis-strikes?), but given the amount of wear it wasn't bought yesterday and it has seen a lot of honest use. I think the most...
Forum: Indo China Wars 1945 - 1975. 03-06-2019, 08:32 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,053
Posted By earlymb
According to the list below a Drago marked with...

According to the list below a Drago marked with 'Romainville' was made only in 1952-1953. However, since it is unmarked but has obvious signs of wear and patina I suspect it might have a been a...
Forum: Indo China Wars 1945 - 1975. 03-06-2019, 05:45 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,996
Posted By earlymb
A remarkable man indeed... and with good fashion...

A remarkable man indeed... and with good fashion sense :)
Forum: Indo China Wars 1945 - 1975. 03-06-2019, 05:42 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,405
Posted By earlymb
Yes I know, I also have a nice TAP 47/56 jacket...

Yes I know, I also have a nice TAP 47/56 jacket and some Algeria-era webbing and equipment and I only need a pair of trousers in my size to complete an 'impression' I could wear if I wanted to.
...
Forum: Indo China Wars 1945 - 1975. 03-05-2019, 04:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,405
Posted By earlymb
Thanks! Unfortunately I missed these trousers on...

Thanks! Unfortunately I missed these trousers on eBay as they appeared to be my size, but I do have a few nice other 47/56 pairs.
Forum: Indo China Wars 1945 - 1975. 03-03-2019, 12:58 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,996
Posted By earlymb
Thank you, it came with the rest of the French...

Thank you, it came with the rest of the French pile.
Forum: Indo China Wars 1945 - 1975. 03-01-2019, 07:56 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,996
Posted By earlymb
Thanks! thumbsup

Thanks! thumbsup
Forum: Indo China Wars 1945 - 1975. 03-01-2019, 06:36 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,053
Posted By earlymb
https://i.postimg.cc/mkFM9NgC/20181108-120441.jpg...

https://i.postimg.cc/mkFM9NgC/20181108-120441.jpg

https://i.postimg.cc/RV5GRNx4/20181108-120522.jpg

I have this Drago wing that seems to have 2 separate stampings; maybe a transitional piece?...
Forum: Indo China Wars 1945 - 1975. 02-28-2019, 07:15 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,405
Posted By earlymb
It was a standard pair TAP47/56 trousers, and it...

It was a standard pair TAP47/56 trousers, and it needed a repair to the crotch. I was interested due of the size. Here are some pics from the eBay auction.
...
Forum: Indo China Wars 1945 - 1975. 02-28-2019, 07:00 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,996
Posted By earlymb
I have this Bigeard-type cap, but the origin is a...

I have this Bigeard-type cap, but the origin is a bit of a mystery to me. It is quite light-weight and clearly locally made, there are no stamps and it never had a neck flap. The camouflage pattern...
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