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Lt. General Ben Harrell © shaking hands with Montagnard troops for whom US `Green Berets' are advisors, at outpost of Buon Brieng w. Lt. General Huu Co Nguyen (4L) and Captain Vernon Gillespie Jr. (L).

Location: Saigon, Vietnam

Date taken: November 1964

Photographer: Larry Burrows

 

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Bullet proof's and Beogam ! :)

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

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Well acknowledging the caveats about posting non-US items. But this is one of the nicest windporrf suits I have ever seen. French custom made. I love the 'Ricky' styling of the jacket.

 

 

 

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The fifth pocket is made of the same material used for the enlargement of the siege.

 

This is another NYC flea market pick ups from the 80s.

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Ha !

 

 

Bench mark set , it seems to be nearly mint Andrei............

 

You have been so busy posting quality stuff this week , why not post it all in the collection page so we can enjoy it all together ?

 

just sayin .

 

 

owen

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Nobody has posted on this thread in a long time but I saw a few other windproof boonies posted here so decided to add it to the record. Thanks Ron, Gil, Guy, and Owen for helping me id this new piece in my collection found just last week at auction at the bottom of a box with some random WW2 equipment. Paul

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