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Great 187th Airborne Ike jacket with CAMO parachute liner


nbolinger

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Picked this killer jacket up not to long ago. Wanted to post it. I like the liner of the jacket its ww2 camo parachute material. The ribbon bar was tapped to the jacket.

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Very cool jacket...is there a name?....mike

Always looking for and buying 50's era 11th Airborne/ 187th ARCT/ 82nd Airborne tac mark painted jump helmets!

 

 

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any info on this patch? Are these tuff to find?

 

 

The patch with 187th isnt to hard to find and a often encountered variant.

In Memoriam:
Lieutenant J.Kostelec 1-3 First Special Service Force MIA/PD 4 March 1944 Italy
I HAVE SEEN THE ENEMY AND IT IS DAYLIGHT
Forget about the tips..We'll get hell to pay (AC/DC)
"If you cant get out and run with the big dogs then sit on the porch and bark at the cars going by.."

Have you Hugged a Clown Today?

You Cant Get A Sun Tan On The Moon..





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If you still have-- can you add photos of the unit crests?

 

Not sure what unit they are for.

 

Thanks.

 

Scott

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Those are not really Unit crests, they are leadership tabs with a bullion representation of the Korean Peninsula and say Korea on them. 

 

Here is a thread on the tabs. There have been several others written if you search for them. 

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Thanks-- see it now.

 

I wasn't familiar with them and didn't see a Rakkasan crest.  Appreciate the education.

 

Scott

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Question on the:

Korean War Service Medal..

What was the correct configuration for the Arrowhead and 4 Service Stars?

 

Is it -

A- ^ ****

B- **** v

C- v ****

D- **** ^

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