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How to put an EGA on the Pocket of your utilities WWII - OIF


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#1 Fly USMC

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Posted 06 August 2018 - 09:53 AM

There were several methods to apply the EGA to the Pocket of the Utility / Field uniform.  In my day we used the Iron on and we called them "Camies" or "Utilities".  In years prior they were made out of a solid green material (HBT or sateen).

 

I have found several items that were used over the Years.

 

The strangest one (I didn't even know it existed) is a block for the HBT Uniform (WWII - Korea time period.  this cam to me as a surprise with an eBay purchase a few months ago.  I pick up some a lot of Marine pins and the stamp type block was in there.  from the pictures that were posted, I didn't even notice that it was an EGA.  the others items are a brass stencil from the late 50's early 1960s.  the others are various Iron on versions

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Posted 06 August 2018 - 09:58 AM

Nice items John




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