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- Wed Feb 17, 2016 6:33 pm
- Forum: Waffen SS
- Topic: Should I wear a cuff title ?
- Replies: 7
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Avoid Totenkopf if you are concerned about getting tagged for nasty stuff. They were formed from concentration camp guards initially and early war all had to serve some time as guards as part of training. But as the man says, research your unit of choice. Pretty much all were involved in 'unsavoury ...
- Mon Sep 28, 2015 12:14 pm
- Forum: General & Specialist Axis Discussion
- Topic: Large 1 litre water canteen
- Replies: 4
- Views: 471
Thanks but I'm really after a "new" reproduction one that I can use, I already have an original but like my other original water canteen, no matter how much I clean or sterilise them, the water from them still tastes like its from a dank muddy pond :cry: That's how I like my water in game...
Towards the end of the war GJ apparently started to get issued standard low boots due to supply shortages. For airsoft I use British army boots with puttees, you can't tell once the mud is on the boot! GJ were also issued 'jack boots'. There are some photos of that in France, 1940. Just doesn't look...
- Wed Mar 18, 2015 10:58 am
- Forum: Kasserine Pass - 23 May 2015
- Topic: Other kit discussions
- Replies: 50
- Views: 2828
There is no evidence that they were ever issued in North Africa. They were in production in time, but by the looks of it, not issued. You should have regular canteens with canvas webbing straps (rather than the usual leather). It appears that two were generally issued to the Africa Korps, by which I...