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Really nice and super hard to find Darkvalley!!!!!!!!!!!! Here's a picture of my WW II USN Gunner mannequin.

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Mike

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Here's a closeup picture of my USS Yorktown Parachute Seat Pack with the VF-5 stencils on 3 sides, that's displayed on my WW II U.S. Navy Fighter Pilot mannequin.

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Hi Alls, hello Franck

Very nice pics.... :w00t:

I will try to present the model which give me very hard to achieve. USMC pilot's

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Laurent.D (France)

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Great Picture Frank and a rare setup. I've had 4 MK 1 USN Bib Mae Wests over the years but the 2 I wanted belonged to local collector friends of mine and one was mint in its original marked box and the other one had the Tillamock, Oregon Naval Air Station stenciled on it which was a USN Blimp Squadron base.

Thanks

Mike

 

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Beautiful pilot's!

 

grtz

S.


"Nuts!" - General MacAuliffe

"Horum omnium fortissimi sunt Belgae." - Julius Caesar

Looking For 99th Division ETO items (Or BoB Items!) and DCU (or Iraqi) items, please PM me!

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Hi Laurent

Complete survival kit is very scarce. Thank you for sharing.

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I would like to congratulate all of you for exceptionally fine WWII Naval Aviation material--expecially the rarity of the complete mannequins. While I am a general collector of WWII US material, I have been rather fortunate to acquire a rather extensive collection of Naval Aviation material and named uniforms. I have two complete flight suit mannequins--one a two piece leather that belonged to a Navy Ensign who was a pilot of a two engine bomber assigned in the Alleution Islands, and one a one-piece leather heated flight suit--both with parachute. I find the parachutes most difficult to find, so any help would be greatly appreciated. I will post photos as soon as I master the process.

 

When I am able to post photos, if you have any interest in Naval Aviation uniforms (I have many) just let me know.

 

Keep up the great work guys! Jack Angolia


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Darkvalley:

 

A very nice M-592 kit.

 

Can you please describe the sheath knife? Is that a 5 inch blade Marbles?

 

Thanks.

 

Charlie


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An old photo of some of my Naval Aviator helmets and goggles.

 

Hmmm, looks like I need to do a little bit of dusting around there.... :think:

 

Regards,

Charlie

 

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Thanks for photos Darkvalley. I love the m592 kit and MKI goggle!!!

Here is my one ... with orginal box, shipping box and bill from shop....

Can You put here photos of you Q.A.S. parachute pack???

Best regards,

Jerry K.

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Yeah lovely!


"Nuts!" - General MacAuliffe

"Horum omnium fortissimi sunt Belgae." - Julius Caesar

Looking For 99th Division ETO items (Or BoB Items!) and DCU (or Iraqi) items, please PM me!

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An rare Blue"Mae-West- type B-4 (USN contract 1943).

On the photo (pilot's of TBM Avenger squadron VT-2 ), One can see in this picture that almost all wear a blue vest, except the first top left wearing a yellow B-4. It may be noted, even if this photo is in black and white, the difference.

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Laurent.D (France)

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Geeze, I am unable to be here at USMF for a while and you guys from Europe go and grab up all the USN stuff. GREAT displays!!

 

Some of you, like Jerry, have seen my stuff before but I don't care. I'm going to make you suffer through it again! :w00t:

 

Bruce, my early war USN pilot. Note the photo is old and the late war helmet has since been replaced.

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Learn to ride hard, shoot straight, dance well and so live that you can, if necessary, look any man in the eye and tell him to go to Hell! US Cavalry Manual, 1923

WWII APS

 

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**PLEASE NOTE: THIS COMMUNITY MEMBER HAS SADLY PASSED AWAY**

 

 

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