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#1 MAS36

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Posted 02 June 2007 - 04:33 PM

is this a WWII era combat dressing for the first aid pouch?

it is packed inside a paper box marked:

STOCK NO. 2-017-455

DRESSING, FIRST AID,
CAMOUFLAGED, SMALL

DYED STERILIZED DRESSING

Red color indicates back of dressing.

Put other side next to wound.

Guild Products Corporation --- Newark, N.J. , U.S.A.


I would like to know what era this item dates to? WWII? Korea? Vietnam?

it measurses 4" in long x 2" wide x 1" in thick

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Posted 02 June 2007 - 06:48 PM

Korea War vintage.

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Posted 03 June 2007 - 02:09 AM

Just for those who don't know.
Can you clarify your statement?
Thanks.

Erwin

Korea War vintage.



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Posted 03 June 2007 - 08:03 AM

Just for those who don't know.
Can you clarify your statement?
Thanks.

Erwin



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#5 Steve B.

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Posted 03 June 2007 - 09:46 AM

That's a great website! Thanks for posting the link!

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Posted 03 June 2007 - 12:52 PM

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