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View Poll Results: Which smock pattern best represents the FJ?
Green dual zipper step in (M36) 23 4.57%
Green step in (M38/40) 179 35.59%
Splinter step in (M40) 104 20.68%
Tan tropical step in (M41) 18 3.58%
Splinter button down (M42) 142 28.23%
Water pattern button down (M42) 37 7.36%
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Which jump smock best represents the Fallschirmjäger?
Old 11-02-2009, 10:21 PM   #1
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Default Which jump smock best represents the Fallschirmjäger?

When you picture a WWII Fallschirmjäger in your mind, which smock pattern best represents their image?
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Old 11-02-2009, 10:26 PM   #2
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i vote for splinter m42
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Old 11-02-2009, 10:30 PM   #3
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i vote for splinter m42
Arek, did you vote on the poll? It didn't seem to register.
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Old 11-02-2009, 10:32 PM   #4
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For me,

It has to be the Type 2 step in smock, the years of Eben and Kreta, the glorious years for the Fallschirmjäger .
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Old 11-02-2009, 10:33 PM   #5
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Arek, did you vote on the poll? It didn't seem to register.
i see no poll willi -------there it is
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Old 11-03-2009, 01:02 AM   #6
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38/40 green to me...
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Old 11-03-2009, 01:14 AM   #7
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Hello All,

'Gruenen Teuffel'. Narvik; Albert Canal; Greece; Kreta; Leningrad............

Says it all really.

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Old 11-03-2009, 02:16 AM   #8
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Green step in for me...
And it was used throughout the whole war.
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Old 11-03-2009, 02:22 AM   #9
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Green step in....for som reason I think Heer when I hear Splinter....
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Old 11-03-2009, 02:59 AM   #10
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Green step in....for som reason I think Heer when I hear Splinter....
A must is a green step-in!

It has been said before: Grüne Teufel
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Old 11-03-2009, 03:50 AM   #11
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Hello,

Splinter M42

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Old 11-03-2009, 03:56 AM   #12
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Green step in of course and definitely not the water pattern which smells the defeat.

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My choice would be Splinter .
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Old 11-03-2009, 04:46 AM   #14
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green step in for me,it represents the better times of the fallschirmjaeger during the WW2
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Old 11-03-2009, 04:53 AM   #15
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My choice would be Splinter .
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that picture is perfect!i always prefered that outfit on fjs!its so normandy!!
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