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Late war canteen?
Old 10-19-2008, 02:37 PM   #1
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Hello guys, I`ve seen canteens like this earlier, but always thought they were paramilitary pieces. This one is 1945 marked, but what about 1943 dated? So, what`s your opinion - is this type of hanger late war or just a variation of political orgs?
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Old 10-19-2008, 02:39 PM   #2
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Old 10-19-2008, 03:06 PM   #3
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I think that this is a nice but incomplete cocco 45.
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Old 10-19-2008, 03:10 PM   #4
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Hello,
no, it`s really complete rig, I`ve seen 2 or 3 pieces, all from HRE maker.
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Old 10-19-2008, 03:26 PM   #5
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In this case I don't know,sorry.
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Old 10-19-2008, 03:39 PM   #6
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Im not familiar with that style hanger either. maybe a political organization as you said. Ill be watching to hear from others. Glenn
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Old 10-20-2008, 10:00 AM   #7
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I have seen several of these HRE45 marked canteens with this setup, whether they were issued this way as a last-ditch variant or were put together after the war for civilian use is a mystery.
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I have the coco with the same setup

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