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I have this German aircraft part that I got a while back, and I haven't been able to identify it. It supposedly is German WWII electrical box from an aircraft. It definitely looks like it went through a crash. There is a data plate that has some writing and numbers, and the piece is labelled "P.5". There are three holes in the top; two of which look like they were cut out for switches, while the other looks more like a puncture. It measures about 4" x 3 1/4" x 2 1/4". Any information or knowledge on how to identify the piece would be much appreciated!
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Attached is an image where 'REUTELER MFG RHODESIA" appears to be mis-stamp on another Selous Scouts cap badge.
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Hello. This is a U.S. Army food container canvas bag. I've seen a lot of food containers, but I've never seen a bag made of this canvas. I believe this bag was used during the Korean War. Let me know if you have any more knowledge
A little display with some Gendarmerie stuff from WW1:
-An adrian helmet Mle 15 with the silver grenade "night blue" painted (later war)
-A Giberne Mle 1889/04(ammo pouch) with the Gendarmerie Grenade.
-A 1873 Revolver dated 1879
-The ammo box is an actual reproduction
I have a Selous Scouts 2nd Issue cap badge, I believe.
I got hold of this back in 1988/89 when I was an army cadet and I was collecting/trading militaria.
I have been looking at this badge, and I believe it to be genuine, however it is double stamped for the makers mark.
Is this a common thing?
Any help would be appreciated.
I don't think so, the lack of a Brest Eagle and Collar Tabs maybe is a personal preference for field wear, but then if captured, why did he or a enemy soldier rip them off but let him wear still all his medals. And bluse isn't a 1st Pattern where the Eagle was not sewn on, as the 1st Pattern Bluse had no lower pockets, this one being worn does as we see.