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Hello all, I have been In the market for a usmc helmet cover recently and was about to jump the gun on one but luckily I took a step back and saw some red flags with the one I was about to purchase. This is the one: http://www.ebay.com/itm/Original-WWII-USMC-HBT-Reversible-Camoflage-Helmet-Cover-3rd-Pattern-Excellent-/310633312958?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item48533032be what are your thoughts?

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Repro, no brainier mate good call.

OIF 04-05 AUSSIE VET

 

20 years experience in BUYING and SELLING Militaria

 

Collecting and Researching ALL THINGS 1st and 2nd MARDIV '39 -'45

 

1st MARDIV activity in Australia post Guadalcanal and Australian Manufacturers contracted to supply clothing and equipment for the refit.

 

2nd MARDIV involvement on Guadalcanal and 'Bloody' Tarawa

 

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a definate repop marine weave hbt colors are wrong beach side stitching is wrong also the button holesi have a thread on the steel and kevlar page that shows second pattern stitching . koreamike

That is the first fake I have seen with the button holes.. Scary...

Actively seeking WW2, Korean War and Vietnam War era USMC items

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