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Original oil cloth armband, worn on Marget Garden drop through to to operation Varsity....517th

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woodhatcher
Ike jacket ID`d to a 327th glider rider.....

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Very nice Ike Jacket.

I hope to have one in the future of the same Regiment ;)

 

Kind Regards Vince

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Hey 517th great stuff, one of my favorite collections by far, do you have any vietnam stuff?

 

Justin

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Some of my other items..

Tankers helmet with unissued winter combat blanket lined helmet and Polaroid goggles.....517th

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K Rations, D Bars,early and late type, Field Ration B, various chocolate bars and gum.......517th

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All I can say is WOW WOW very nice collection How long did it take you to get all them items and fix up a nice display room like that

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that tanker helmet is very sweet thumbsup.gif As is your entire collection! thanks for sharing.

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J.R.Gaunt Para wing with i.d. and invasion arrow, unfortunately the clasp has broken......517th

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All I can say is WOW WOW very nice collection How long did it take you to get all them items and fix up a nice display room like that

 

 

Twenty years of collecting and two years on show since finding a suitable place to display it all,still need more room!!!!!.

Thanks all for looking......517th

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Twenty years of collecting and two years on show since finding a suitable place to display it all,still need more room!!!!!.

Thanks all for looking......517th

 

Really great items, 517th!

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What a collection! w00t.gif

rgds

Bart

 

PS: Already found the map(s)? Thanks! thumbsup.gif

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Ahh sweet I was looking for a pic of a flight jacket with the 1st troop carrier command patch on it! Very nice!

 

-Matt.

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My "dug ups" & barn finds from Belgium, mostly from the Belgian/German border, the northern sector of the bulge, 82nd A/B area & Bastogne.

 

 

To me those relics from the battlefield are just the coolest thing. No question weather they were there in the action or not. Awesome collection!

 

-Matt.

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woodhatcher

Nice collection.

Do you have other stuff of the 325th GIR?

 

 

Kind Regards Vince

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