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#1 agate hunter

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Posted 15 March 2015 - 09:00 PM

Found some great stuff at a militaria show yesterday. 

 

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WWI era? Liberty bonds box, WWI era blanket, 1917 foot powder with box, Victory medal with France clasp, 1918 mess kit. 

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M1 1940 dated gas mask with bag (bag has snaps vs lift the dots), training gas mask, lot of half inch ribbon bars, lots of Wolf Browns. 

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#2 agate hunter

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Posted 15 March 2015 - 09:06 PM

WWII Air Medal set and New Guinea souvenir. 

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Close up of ribbon bars (there was a DSC bar as well but I traded it at the show): 

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#3 agate hunter

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Posted 15 March 2015 - 09:10 PM

Reverse of ribbon bars: 

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#4 agate hunter

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Posted 15 March 2015 - 09:12 PM

Navy finds.

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#5 agate hunter

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Posted 15 March 2015 - 09:15 PM

Close up of buttons on gas mask bag: 

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Tag in gasmask bag. 

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#6 eagle5036

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Posted 16 March 2015 - 10:15 AM

Very nice militaria!

#7 easterneagle87

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Posted 16 March 2015 - 11:54 AM

Where'd you get the CBI tapestry? I have a friend in Northern Cal who has one for sale that is identical! or maybe it sold. I'll drop you a picture when I can locate it.



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Posted 16 March 2015 - 01:49 PM

Very nice haul!!  I love the CBI piece.  You picked up some great stuff!!!

 

Congrats!



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Posted 16 March 2015 - 03:05 PM

Nice items.Instant 1/2" ribbon bar collection.Any marking on the short brim?



#10 agate hunter

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Posted 16 March 2015 - 03:16 PM

Thanks for the replies everyone, as for the tiger boonie, there are no markings.

 

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#11 katieony

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Posted 16 March 2015 - 03:41 PM

Some very nice finds...congratulations!



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Posted 17 March 2015 - 02:23 AM

Thanks for the replies everyone, as for the tiger boonie, there are no markings.

 

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Nice!!




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