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Red cross arm band & towel, opinions
Old 04-11-2018, 03:29 PM   #1
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Picked these up recently, I know nothing about American stuff, wondering if they are real, before posting on e stand, many thanks in advance.
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Old 04-11-2018, 03:30 PM   #2
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The towel
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Old 04-11-2018, 04:45 PM   #3
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The Red Cross Armband or Brassard is original US Army issue and worn by Medical personnel to protect them under the Geneva Convention as described on the back
The round stamp on the front shows it was used and re-issued by the French Army after WW2
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Many thanks Johan,
the towel turns out to be a standard 1942 M.D.,U.S.A. Huck towel.
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Rec cross armband.
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This armbands where also used in French Liberation army with this stamp DURING WW2 for exemple in Italy campaign.
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Red cross armband in French use.
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