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The Kit Pic Thread

Postby HeadShot » Mon Jun 11, 2007 11:32 am

Trying to keep the latest acquisitions thread a bit cleaner. Post pics of you in your kit here. There is a similar thread to this in the Allied forum, but this is for all and sundry.

I'll start with the latest pics from the Allied forum:

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Flibble, me, Sid.


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Chateau Rolley, near Bastogne, 2006
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Postby Old Un » Mon Jun 11, 2007 11:39 am

That must have been taken a long time ago Stephen , you look a lot older now 8)
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Postby Yith » Mon Jun 11, 2007 11:46 am

With the nice weather, Chindit season has started for me...

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Postby Chomley-Warner » Mon Jun 11, 2007 12:08 pm

I could have sworn that was Quentin Crisp in that first pic - very dapper. But purple just isn't you Yith!
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Postby HeadShot » Mon Jun 11, 2007 12:14 pm

It was two years ago! :shock:
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Postby Yith » Mon Jun 11, 2007 12:20 pm

Chomley-Warner wrote: But purple just isn't you Yith!


I have to agree... Essex regiment colours... Now why couldn't we do Yorks and Lancs? lol
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Postby Helga Geerhart » Mon Jun 11, 2007 12:28 pm

isn't it funny how people never look how you imagine them :lol: or is it just me :oops:

I'll spare my headless shot being on here :lol:
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Postby TheRiseandFall » Mon Jun 11, 2007 12:29 pm

nice looking camo ya got there. thats the early normandy stuff right?
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Postby HeadShot » Mon Jun 11, 2007 12:50 pm

Yeah. Rick and Sid portray 2nd Armored.
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Postby Mr_Flibble » Tue Jun 12, 2007 9:43 am

We do 17th Combat Engineers - 2nd Armored Division - B-company ;)
During operation Cobra, the Normandy Breakout.

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Taken with a vintage Kodak Retina II by my mate Kenny in 2006. This particular field was used as a rest camp by the second armored just prior to the breakout.

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My ode to Robert Capa, who shot the original photo with the same composition at the same location 62 years earlier. The man handing up the bottle of wine was a British veteran who just happened to be there with his son and grandson.

Hey Steve, best regards from Sidney. he's recouperating swiftly and will be back in action by the end of July.
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Postby Barcelona Blom » Sat Jun 16, 2007 9:57 pm

Shame not many people have posted pics in this thread i like looking at peoples loadouts.(not in a gay way)
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Postby Gliderrider » Sun Jun 17, 2007 6:38 am

Mr_Flibble wrote:Hey Steve, best regards from Sidney. he's recouperating swiftly and will be back in action by the end of July.


Whats up with him? Tell him sydney from england says hi. The last time I saw him he eas taking a group of us around a few of the atractions near Nijmagen, he recomended a campsite that had a swimming pool, it turned out to be a green pool, pond life rather than enviromentally friendly. :cry:
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Postby Mr_Flibble » Mon Jun 18, 2007 10:49 am

Sidney's recovering from corrective spinal surgery. He's doing great though. He and his girlfriend came out to see us at the Santa F
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Postby WhosWill? » Fri Jun 22, 2007 6:06 pm

A bit posed as they're in the house and I'm, well, posing... :lol:

I was going to go outside, but there were too many people around I didn't fancy answering questions about the Thompson.

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Postby spiers » Fri Jun 22, 2007 9:50 pm

rather than having the tufts in the helmet sticking out have them stretched in between the netting. less sniper-esque. since you've got a thompson and all.
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