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Tiger Stripes Part II


Bob Hudson

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  • 2 weeks later...
SOG RT Mamba

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Mike Force gold tiger suits that are named are hard to find and this one came direct from the vet.

More of this suit and story will be in my camouflage book.

 

Owen

Hi Owen,The MF veteran is Joseph L. Lenhart?

 

 

Joseba

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Yes

Owen,You published your Camouflage book?.

I can not contact with you,in the section,personal message.Please,can you tell me your email?.Thanks.

 

Joseba

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thought you folks might like my new SOG related Tiger purchase. A nice modified "over the fence" jacket, as I am sure you all know thesis a rare beast... this was custom tailored by SIG veteran Robert A. Bradow along with his 1-0 vest. I have his badge team jacket and beret on the way so will pos that too... its not Tiger though!

 

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and the vet (Robert A. Bradow) wearing the shirt post war, and his modified 1-0 vest as well.

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http://www.modernforces.com/uniforms_Bradow_Modified_Tiger.htm

Paul Bishop

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"People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf."

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Wow! That is full rad

 

'A soldier will fight long and hard for a bit of colored ribbon'

 

Always looking for Vietnam War US Special Forces/MACV-SOG jungle shirts/uniforms and OG107 Shirts/uniforms.

 

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Paul you never told me you had this type of pic !

 

One nice piece indeed.

 

owen

I'll send you a stack for the book

Paul Bishop

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MACV-SOG Living History Group

 

"People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf."

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Yep first pattern tigers, soldiers name is apparently Sgt Joe E Jasper. There is another good one from same article of Msgt Wayne Whightsil fording a river in the same kit, tigers and early cowboy hat, both Special Forces.

 

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And here's that photo of M/Sgt Wayne Whightsil.

 

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Great photo right.

 

As unbelievable as it might sound, I can find no other info on him other than stuff related to this photo, and the fact that he has passed in 2008 at 83. Even his Obit doesn't say anything on this old soldiers service, and this is from a Fayetteville NC paper, you know Fayetteville= Fort Bragg.

 

 

Whightsil, Wayne, 83, Fayetteville, 12:30 p.m., Reeves Funeral Home chapel in Hope Mills. Burial in Sandhills State Veterans Cemetery in Spring Lake.

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Joe Strummer (21 August 1952 – 22 December 2002)

 

"One law for them, another one for us !"

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Going through an old box today I found some tiger uniform studies

Here's a thing pattern suit and matching boonie


 

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Here's the 63 cut tiger suit with the central pleat pocket

This is a odd variant with Mis matched panels

A rare suit

Got rid of this many many years ago


 

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Mash up of a black boonie Tigers and lizard !

Got to be done....

 

That's all I found from the old days in a box hidden in my garage


 

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