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  1. Thanx for the answers! So for now we have not seen an OG-507 dated earlier than 76 I guess.
  2. Hello! Recently I have a very heated discussion with one collector who primarily collects field uniforms and headgear. He says that OG-507 caps started to appear only in 1979 (based on the tag where earliest contract number is dated 1979). And I'm sure that somehow somewhere I've seen an OG-507 cap with much earlier date, like 1975 I guess, but I can't recall where I saw it and can't find it anywhere. But I found this http://www.usmilitariaforum.com/forums/index.php?/topic/255405-hot-weather-field-cap-question/ thread where one of the members mentioned that he has 72 dated OG-507 cap! So,
  3. The ones from my collection. If you want to see backings - just let me know! US Army cap devices: 1) EM, 1936 - 1950s 2) EM, 1936 - 1950s 3) EM, 1952 - present 4) EM, 1952 - present (with blue plastic backing disc for Infantry) 5) Officers, 1936 - present
  4. Clint Eastwood as Gunny Tom Highway in "Heartbreak Ridge" (1987)
  5. Hi to everyone! All of us know that legendary book "Chevrons" by LTC William K. Emerson that was published in 1983. It's still has tons of knowledge in it BUT it's outdated, let's say it straight. And then in 2013 Emerson made an updated version of it or it will be honest to say - it's a full re-issue published by Bender Publishing. So what one can find in thie re-issue? See below. Pros: - The book consists of more than 400 pages. Includes FULL-COLORED photos of chevrons versus the only black/white drawings in original 1983 issue. Some of the old photos that were in the firs
  6. All of us know that legendary book "Chevrons" by LTC William K. Emerson that was punblished in 1983. It's still has tons of knowledge in it BUT it's outdated, let's say it straight. And then in 2010 Emerson made an updated version of it or it will be honest to say - it's a full re-issue published by Bender Publishing. More than 400 pages of FULL-COLORED photos of chevrons, rare b/w and colored photos and TONS of super-useful info! Today I got my copy of it! And it's AWESOME!!! Check some photos below. I highly recommend to everyone who's in love with collecting chevrons to obtain this masterpi
  7. All of us know that legendary book "Chevrons" by LTC William K. Emerson that was punblished in 1983. It's still has tons of knowledge in it BUT it's outdated, let's say it straight. And then in 2010 Emerson made an updated version of it or it will be honest to say - it's a full re-issue published by Bender Publishing. More than 400 pages of FULL-COLORED photos of chevrons, rare b/w and colored photos and TONS of super-useful info! Today I got my copy of it! And it's AWESOME!!! Check some photos below. I highly recommend to everyone who in love with collecting chevrons to obtain this masterpiec
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