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40mm Grenade pouch


Allen Dail
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Hello

I picked this pouch up today and wanted to get your opinion on it. It is marked on two of the retaining straps but I can read all of the numbers. It doesnt have a nsn but some mfn and number. Is this a issue piece or aftermarket or made for surplus market type gear.

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this is the whole set (not mine). Made in 1996

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the pouches on the vest are attached with slide keepers.

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this is a photo of the lbv being worn (is different from a standard one), with aftermarket pouches

1st Reconnaissance Battalion, 1st Marine Division

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the photo was took 22 july 2004 in al asad, iraq, just prior the first USMC HAHO combat jump. (Read the article "Marine jump into history" or something like that)

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Thanks for the great info and photos taucco. I have never seen or heard od this gear until now. Thanks again for the id. now to find the other parts for the set. I am sure that will not be easy.Thanks for your comments as well asianairborne and hotlead. I think I am going to hold on to the pouch hotlead,

Thanks Allen

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