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Old 05-21-2019, 09:50 AM   #16
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Old 05-21-2019, 11:57 AM   #17
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I was only joking. When I was growing up any German war souvenir was a "Nazi" this or that. I suppose we should call US gear "democratic". Both would be equally silly, but I would expect a "Nazi" helmet to have a swastika at the very least.
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Old 05-21-2019, 12:58 PM   #18
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Originally Posted by ROBB View Post
Well spotted Ron, a small size 60 M42 is unusual.Rob
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Old 05-22-2019, 08:18 PM   #19
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Am I blind? Where do you see it's a size 60? Judging by the 54 liner it should be a size 62...
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