Thread: Canteens
View Single Post

Old 05-16-2003, 09:50 AM   #32
Infanteer is offline
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: Up North
Posts: 1,382

I will have to agree that Merdock's canteen never had a cup. The straps are of a style that does not allow for the retention of a cup. Also, it has the extra strap around the neck of the bottle that a canteen with a cup does not have. I can see where it "may" appear that a cup was sitting at one time but when you consider the uneven staining on the whole front of the cover you realize that it is just that, a stain, and not the shadow of a cup IMO.

  Reply With Quote