wehrmacht awards


Go Back   Wehrmacht-Awards.com Militaria Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 519
Search took 0.05 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Cassidy
Forum: Order of Battle and Individual Research Forum 11-25-2018, 08:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 406
Posted By Cassidy
Link

Here is my thread with the tag, I have a uniform, his dog tag and a wedding photo to the Soldier and a number of items, but no name?

Was wondering if another uniform with name was the same,...
Forum: Order of Battle and Individual Research Forum 11-22-2018, 08:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 406
Posted By Cassidy
How it may track

It seems that after the invasion of Poland and France that the 3rd BN 55th Infantry was turned into Infanterie-Regiment 218, then on 10. Oktober 1941 changed again to Jäger-Regiment 218.
...
Forum: Groupings and Individual Soldier's History Archive Forum 11-20-2018, 08:06 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 29,471
Posted By Cassidy
Thanks Tom

Tom, Thanks for the compliment, I just noticed your post from over year ago.

I will drop you a line, I need to have another local collectors get together again.


Pat
Forum: Firearms Forum 01-19-2018, 07:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 336
Posted By Cassidy
Mgo8/15

Thanks for the advice, I have two Turkish belts cleaned and ready to go. Yesterday, I picked up a German 500 Round camouflaged can waffenamt marked made in 1938. It is in such nice condition, I...
Forum: Firearms Forum 01-17-2018, 08:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 336
Posted By Cassidy
Is anyone shooting an MG08/15?

I just got my Form 4 approved for a 1917 Erfurt MG08/15.

It came with a drum and 250 round cloth belt. I do not have a loader, So I picked up some Turk aluminum belts from IMA. They can be...
Forum: Firearms Forum 10-23-2017, 07:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 523
Posted By Cassidy
MG08/15 Ammo Cans?

Does anyone have a good link or photo reference for WW1 German Ammo Cans?

I assume that when not using the drum that the MG08/15 used the same boxes or cans as the MG08? Some look very similar...
Forum: Bundesrepublik Deutschland, 1949-Present 08-30-2017, 08:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 771
Posted By Cassidy
It would be great if you could look for me. I...

It would be great if you could look for me. I spent 16 years out of my 30 years in the U.S. Army stationed in Germany, mostly durring the 80s and 90s. I have good memories of working with the...
Forum: Bundesrepublik Deutschland, 1949-Present 08-29-2017, 04:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 771
Posted By Cassidy
Thanks

I have an original ZDV 3/15 for the P1 and MP2 darted 1966.

I also have the origianl ZDV 3/14 dated 1979 and ZDV 3/12 dated 1985.

I have a reprint of TDv 1005/4-01. I would like to find...
Forum: Firearms Forum 08-29-2017, 02:46 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 10,209
Posted By Cassidy
Tax Stamp

Roger that Tom, It is taking about a year for a Form 4. Form 5s used to be quicker. I am waiting on a tax stamp for an 1917 dated MG08/15.

I did everything on a Family Firearms Trust. If...
Forum: Firearms Forum 08-29-2017, 01:04 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 10,209
Posted By Cassidy
Nice!

Tom, Nice, Did you register it on an Individual Form 4 or on a Form 4 Family Firearms Trust?


If you did it on a Form 4 Trust with you on it, then you could take it out and shoot it without...
Forum: Bundesrepublik Deutschland, 1949-Present 08-28-2017, 08:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 771
Posted By Cassidy
Original Bundeswehr MP2, MP2A1 manuals?

What manuals did the Bundeswehr produce for the Uzi? I found one for the P1 and MP2. I also have a reprint of TDv1005/4-01. I would like to find an original and any other manuals.
Forum: Firearms Forum 03-27-2017, 07:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 825
Posted By Cassidy
Thanks

Thanks for the replies, the "Devils Paint Brush" just came in the mail today. I am reading it now,

I am looking for a way to adapt a Tripod?

Thanks Pat
Forum: Firearms Forum 03-25-2017, 11:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 825
Posted By Cassidy
Mg08/15

Anyone have experience with shooting the MG08/15?

A new toy, 1917 Erfurt, that comes on a bipod with the the 100 round drum, one, belt and a hose, I have a bit of a wait. I ordered the "Devils...
Forum: U.S. Militaria Forum 09-20-2016, 07:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 696
Posted By Cassidy
Long Lost Photo, Dad 17th ABN, 139 ABN ENG

We always thought that there were no photos of my Dad, SGT Frank Cassidy in Germany during the war.

Dad said that there was a photo of him in complete combat gear with a captured MP43, Jump...
Forum: Groupings and Individual Soldier's History Archive Forum 09-18-2016, 10:53 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 29,471
Posted By Cassidy
Austrian Cut

I certainly think so, I got it in Germany from a good friend. I have had it a number of years, it is Austrian cut.

Pat
Forum: U.S. Militaria Forum 09-11-2016, 08:23 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 486
Posted By Cassidy
Looking for Photos of Gen Glenn K. Otis

I recently acquired a uniform grouping from General Glenn K. Otis. He was my Comander in Germany 80s. He was my neighbor and passed three years ago.

He definitely was a soldiers soldier. A great...
Forum: Firearms Forum 08-07-2016, 08:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,843
Posted By Cassidy
Not looking good,

I have both an original and a copy. Yours looks like neither. It could just be a different version of the copy that I have.

Could you take a really clear photo of the page that shows the mag...
Forum: Firearms Forum 08-07-2016, 07:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,466
Posted By Cassidy
Mg 42

Do you have access to spare parts? Here in the U.S., wee have MG42, M53 parts kits available at a good price.

I would swap out the bolt body, then swap out the entire trigger group, then...
Forum: Firearms Forum 12-31-2015, 05:13 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,444
Posted By Cassidy
Mp44

Congrats, that is a beautiful example. I shoot mine often. I reload and have been shooting lead cast bullerts through mine. It cost me about $30 for 1000 gas checks as opposed to $30 for 40...
Forum: Fallschirmjäger Forum 09-19-2015, 06:40 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 9,289
Posted By Cassidy
Good approach

Oz, I really like the detail and the scenario that you have for each display. I got upto 19 full mannequins. Less may be better,

Now, I have to muster one out before I bring a new one in. ...
Forum: Fallschirmjäger Forum 09-19-2015, 05:55 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 9,289
Posted By Cassidy
Great Display!

Oz, Wow! What a great Display! I see a U.S. Paratrooper in the background. Did you post phots of your 139th ABN Eng Bn collection?

I see that you have all theaters and time frames...
Forum: Bundesrepublik Deutschland, 1949-Present 09-11-2015, 07:20 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,845
Posted By Cassidy
Mp2

Thanks Steve, I should have flipped the Uzi around for the photo to show the "DES". It is a Group Industries RR. It has all German MP2 parts, including the stock. When I shoot it, I have a top...
Forum: Bundesrepublik Deutschland, 1949-Present 09-07-2015, 06:16 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,845
Posted By Cassidy
Thanks Gents,

That is a great portrait photo. I noticed that he had the standard issue Splinter Jacket and not the experimental FJ Jacket with the arm pockets and slant zippers. His helmet looks like it has the...
Forum: Bundesrepublik Deutschland, 1949-Present 09-06-2015, 03:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,845
Posted By Cassidy
Helm Outside

outer
Forum: Bundesrepublik Deutschland, 1949-Present 09-06-2015, 03:19 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,845
Posted By Cassidy
Helm Inside

Inside,
Showing results 1 to 25 of 519

 
Forum Jump






vBulletin skins developed by: eXtremepixels
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Copyright Wehrmacht-Awards.com