Korean War--GUARANTEED ORIGINAL OR MONEY BACK!!

MID TO LATE 1950'S HELMET LINER 85TH DIVISION ENAMEL INSIGNIA:  In the mis to late 1950's the Military had all kinds of weird and flashy devices.  this is one of the helmet insignia, being quite large and wonderfully enameled that were worn on occasion in dress with the parade liners. usually at command and brigade headquarters. this has the CD insignia.

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MID TO LATE 1950'S HELMET LINER 85TH DIVISION ENAMEL INSIGNIA: In the mis to late 1950's the Military had all kinds of weird and flashy devices. this is one of the helmet insignia, being quite large and wonderfully enameled that were worn on occasion in dress with the parade liners. usually at command and brigade headquarters. This is the Variation pentagon design to the insignia.

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1949 DATED EARLY KOREAN WAR ISSUE ALL PURPOSE STRAP: Unissued but with a bit of dust and dirt on it that will come off easy.  This one is just pre-war dated and made by the JQMD depot for the military.  These were used on all sorts of gear and bags during the war just like the WWII patterns were.

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KOREAN WAR 1951 DATED ALL PURPOSE STRAP BY HARIAN:  Used in a multitude of ways and of course for the M1 ammunition carrying bags and the officers haversacks this is in excellent condition and made by a famous manufacture of WWII gear like the invasion vests.

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COMPLETE BELT SET FOR MILITARY POLICE IN RUSSET BROWN DATED 1946-51:  VERY hard to put ones of these together and have it all match in color... BUT here one is with the 46 dated holster strap 51 dated aid pouch, 49 baton holder and 46 dated .45 clip pouch.  The waist belt is not dated and about a 32 in size.  A excellent piece for a field police uniform

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P38 RATION CAN OPENER G G GREENE MANUFACTURE 1951 DATED :  In used but working condition with a nice manufacture mark and the hole in the top for your dog tag chain.  A nice early war dated can that would be nice in a period display.

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KOREAN WAR ERA IN PACKAGE P38 CAN OPENER BY SHELBY:  In the original package with NO zip code after Ohio this would place it in the Korean War era and still in the original package.  I actually thin I got this from a 1954 dated sea rations box a few years ago.

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CANISTER OF SODIUM-HYDROXIDE FOR MAKING HYDROGEN FOR EMERGENCY BALLOONS:  These were carried in emergency kits for the radios on life rafts for a areal antenna on the large balloons.  Also used for the meteorology balloons as well in the field to gauge weather before battles. NO OVERSEAS SHIPPING ON THIS PRODUCT

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1954 COMPLETE CANTEEN 3 PIECE SET WITH UNISSUED COVER KOREAN WAR :  This set has the 1954 cover UNISSUED condition with a 1954 canteen with the cap dated 54 as well,  The canteen cup is period but not dated just manufacture marked.  Excellent condition as well.  A nice Korean War set.

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Price: $65.00

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1951 DATED CARBINE 30 ROUND MAGAZINE POUCH MAKER MARKED BY FROEHLICH:  MINT unissued condition and being marked 1951 and by Froehlich is incredible.  MOST of the Korean war pouches are unmarked but this is one of the OLD WWII companies still manufacturing in the Korean war. 

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ORIGINAL BOX OF 100 CARBINE MAGAZINE RUBBER CAPS DATED 1953:  WOW this is a full box of 100 of these very flexible caps and without the white on them like some of the older ones get in time.  Very nice full box for a collection or to use on your magazine you have fully loaded ready to go.

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ALL PURPOSE CARRY STRAP WELL MARKED AND DATED 1950: This MINT unissued strap is well marked and well dated 1950. It would have been used on such equipment ad field phones, Musette bags, and ammunition bags, along with MANY other pieces of equipment. A Excellent piece without the "Grennies" you see on the most encountered.

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ALL PURPOSE CARRY STRAP WELL MARKED AND DATED 1952:  This MINT unissued strap is well marked and well dated 1952.  It would have been used on such equipment ad field phones, Musette bags, and ammunition bags, along with MANY other pieces of equipment.  A Excellent piece without the "Grennies" you see on the most encountered.

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ARCTIC NOSE AND CHEEK PROTECTOR MASK MINT CONDITION:  This cheek protector is well dated 1952 and is a great item for the looks wanted in a collection of the soldiers that served in the Korean War.  This is MINT unissued out of an original case.  Excellent item to add to the Korean War headgear collection and hides that Styrofoam head at the same time...

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UNOPENED PACK OF CLEANING BRUSHES 1953 DATED, MIS-MARKED FOR 60 CAL MG's:  This is a great 1953 dated unopened pack of 10 cleaning brushes for the .50 caliber machine gun.  These are actually mis-labels for a .60 caliber.  Great packaging and a nice date of 1953 on the unopened pack.  This is for the Whole pack of 10 brushes.

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Price: $38.00 for the sealed pack of 10

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OPENED PACK OF KOREAN WAR CLORETS IN THE ORIGINAL PACKAGE WITH SOME GUM:  It still has a few of the pieces in there but this is coming from a footlocker from a soldier that was in from 1950 to 1953 and went and fought in Korea.  It still has the cellophane on it and is a great item for a personal touch in a grouping or display.

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COLD WEATHER SHOE AND LEATHER DUBBING IN 4 OZ CAN FOR FIELD USE:  This original can of dubbing is for use in the cold climates.  small dents on the side of the can, but a full can.  This is the No.5A type and kept the leather supple in the cold weather. Korean war era issue.

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COMPASS FOR THE PILOTS SURVIVAL KITS GREEN BAKELITE TYPE EARLY BY TAYLOR:  These I have seen as early as WWII in the aircraft survival seats and other kits.  they were a replacement they used in case a supplier was late in shipping theirs.  Excellent condition and very correct for the air survival kits.

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1951 DATED FIELD PATTERN LENSATIC COMPASS WORKING CONDITION:  This is one of the better condition compasses I have had from the Korean war and with a nice 1951 date on the top.  Light wear to bottom, but near MINT as the rest shows no sign of wear anywhere.  WORKS....

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KOREAN WAR ERA BOOT DUBBING AIR FORCE MARKED SMALL CAN: This is a really neat item in that it is Air Force contract marked and full of the original dubbing.  These type are a little scarcer to see than the common Army issue from the same era.

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SCARCE EARLY 1951 DATED DUFFEL BAG AIR FORCE AND IDENTIFIED TO AIRMAN:  This Airman really did a great job in putting his name on the bag nicely.  Airman 2nd class Bodoni with the older service number as well from the Korean War.  Nice used condition in a WHITE Arctic cold weather color you don't see often.  Green strap appears to be correct.  used but not abused.

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EXPERIMENTAL SINGLE TRACE MAN HARNESS COMPLETE:  This is one of those very ODD attempts to add new gear between WWII and Korea. Dated '48 and the "EX" in the nomenclature for Experimental.  i have not seen one with the web belt system before and this one has the typical look of a long pistol belt with suspenders and aq couple of steel loops.  A very nice Experimental piece of gear, unknown if adopted. 

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INDIVIDUAL C-RATION HEATING FUEL TABLETS IN A 3 PACK FOR MEAL:  I believe these are the ones that went in the Korean early war C-Rations and are a 3 pack wrapped in foil to heat the meals and a drink with.  They are hard to find on the loose. and are manufactured by Speaker, whom made the can openers as well.  Excellent condition.

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FUEL TABLET FOR FIELD RATIONS Korean WAR ERA UNOPENED:  This Very Nice Fuel tablet is unopened and contains a solid block of fuel (unknown to what kind) inside.  Made by the "GEM Products Inc." of Wisconsin.  these would have the corners pealed back and lit to heat the rations of the soldiers in the field.  Excellent original unopened condition.

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FUEL TABLET HEATERS TYPE A FOR C-RATIONS SET OF 12:  These are a complete set of 12 heaters for the 12 c-rations that would have come in a box out to the battle field.  Excellent condition and with the paper.  Very scarce item that shows up in the GI collectors guide P.181

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Price: $55.00 for the set of 12

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KOREAN WAR RATION FUEL HEATING TABLETS IN ORIGINAL TUBE 1951:  This full tube of 6 tabs has a 1951 code, but could also be earlier.  Excellent condition and used with the small' folding 3 wing cup holders familiar with the Marines using in WWII and Korean Wars.  A scarce item with all 6 tabs still inside.

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COLD WAR ERA NAVY MARK V GAS MASK UNISSUED IN BOX:  this MINT unissued Cold War era gas mask is the Navy MK % model with the 2 filters included in the one can.  this is unissued MINT in the original box, Dated 1958 and as new as it was issued.  A tougher Naval gas mask to find on the market in this condition.

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KOREAN WAR ERA EMPTY M47A2 GRENADE CANNISTER FOR HE GRENADE:  This is the Correct cannister for a High Explosive frag grenade in the Korean War.  This is the Pineapple type Grenade and is in really nice condition.

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GUIDON TO THE TRANSPORTATION CORPS KOREAN WAR ERA:  This is the standard regulation size guidon for the army.  this one is 75% nylon and 25 % cotton with the brass grommets and is about the era of Korean War to Vietnam.  Excellent unissued condition.

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HS-25 HEAD AND CHEST SET MICROPHONE UNISSUED MINT CONDITION:  This is a Korean war issue model and is in MINT unissued condition.  These were used on switchboards and all types of field signal equipment in the field.  A really nice find in this unissued condition.

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M1 TESTING KIT FOR CLOTHING IMPREGNATION:  this nice complete unissued kit was used to detect weather or not you needed to add more protection to your clothing while in a area in the battle field you had to be concerned with gas attack.  All complete with instructions and the bottles.

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1953 DATED MESS KIT KNIFE:  Excellent unissued condition with a perfect blade.  this is manufactured by "OM" and is nicely dated 1953 on the aluminum handle.

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KOREAN WAR BASE "RE-UP" OFFICERS UNIFORM INSIGNIA SCARCE:  This Insignia appears in 1950 on base recruiters assigned to extend the enlistments of soldiers.  While gearing up for the Korean War these were issued to the recruiters.  Excellent enamel finis on a stamped brass insignia.  All 3 pins and FLAT EARLY keepers are in place and functional.

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CLOTHING AND INVENTORY TAG BOX COMPLETE WITH ALL TAGS:  100% complete and with ALL the issued numbered tags inside.  I think this is 1 through 24, and several of each number is in each divider.  EXCELLENT MINT condition and with a great Korean war manufacture and date on the bottom of the small suitcase size case.

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M1 GARAND TRAINING AIMING SIGHT DEVICE 1952 DATED IN ORIGINAL BOX:  This device was used to let the coaches and trainers see the sights and the targets on the M1 garand rifles at the same time the shooter was.  Excellent mint condition and this is the BLUED variation and harder to find.

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LARGE CAN OF SHOE IMPREGNATE FOR 8 PAIRS OF BOOTS WITH RAGS:  This is the hard to find large squad (8) can of waterproofing for the battle boots in the Korean War.  Excellent MINT condition with all the original applying rags in the original box.

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M1944 COMBAT SUSPENDERS LITE 1948 DATED WITH ORIGINAL TIES:  This MINT unissued set of M1944 suspenders have the original white ties on them from the factory packing.  Excellent 1948 date and would have been issued to Korean War soldiers in the field.

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M1944 PATTERN COMBAT SUSPENDERS DATED 1952 IN EXCELLENT CONDITION:  Excellent condition and with very little use this pair has the single "US" stamp on the right side strap and the maker JQMD markings under the other strap.  A great war time dated set in VERY excellent condition.

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M1944 PATTERN COMBAT SUSPENDERS 1946 DATED EARLY KOREAN WAR:  This Excellent MINT unissued set of suspenders are the 1944 pattern and are well dated and "LITE" manufacture marked dated 1946.  This is a excellent set for a Korean War period collection being used in the first part of the War.  All snaps and hooks are MINT.

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SET OF 3 M3 "GREASE GUN" MAGAZINE PLASTIC END CAPS FOR THE FIELD:  These are not often encountered and they were issued to the men in the field like the BAR and the Carbines had rubber ones.  These have the contract numbers and manufacture on the tops.  Great for that 3 cell pouch you may have

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CALIBER .30 CARBINE OR RIFLE CARTRIDGE POCKET 1952 DATED:  This near unissued magazine pouch was issued for adding to the pistol belts of the Korean War.  well dated 1952 and manufactured by "Correct Shoe Inc.".  This was issued for the Carbine and M1 Garand rifles.

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CALIBER .30 CARBINE OR RIFLE CARTRIDGE POCKET 1953 DATED:  This unissued magazine pouch was issued for adding to the pistol belts of the Korean War.  well dated 1953 and manufactured by "SANTA FE ELECTRIC.".  This was issued for the Carbine and M1 Garand rifles.

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COVER FOR THE RADIO MICROPHONE (LOLLIPOP) TYPE 1953 DATED:  This looks to be the cover used also in WWII for the common Lollipop type T17 microphone.  Excellent original unissued condition in the original package.

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M1949 PATTERN MITTENS WITH BROWN FURRY TOPS WITH COLD WEATHER INSERTS:  Excellent unissued condition this is another variation of the M1949 mittens that had the furry brown tops and the very thick liners for the cold weather.  Very nice heavy duty construction.

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Price: $45.00 for the matched pair

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M1951 COLD WEATHER MITTEN SHELLS WITH OUT LINERS 1951 DATED UNISSUED:  These are M1951 cold weather mittens with the optional trigger finger that could be tucked away when not in use.  Excellent condition with the leather palms like new.  Great dates inside of each.

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MOSQUITO AND INSECT BAR NET FOR THE SHELTER HALF SYSTEM 1951 DATED:  This is the net used in a fully set up shelter half system and is well marked with the original tag.  If you have a shelter half this is a great addition to that system they used in the field.  May not be jungle, but Korea does have insects too..

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RARE M1949 MOUNTAIN RUCKSACK WATERPROOF CLOTHING BAG:  The M49 mountain rucksack are hard enough to find for the Korean War, but the waterproof clothing bag that goes inside is quite even scarcer and never seen.  This is marked inside as for the Mountain rucksack as well, but lighter.  A very Rare piece to find in or out of a Mountain rucksack. Also used for the Sleeping bags as well.  Excellent condition and flexible as well.

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MOUNTAIN TROOPS 2 MAN TRACE TYPE HARNESS FOR PULLING EQUIPMENT:  Excellent MINT unissued 2 man trace type harness for carrying (dragging) equipment loads on the mountain sleds or artillery pieces up to the top of slopes.  Excellent 1950 dated and marked.

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NAVY ISSUE SURVIVAL VEST PILOTS FLASHLIGHT WITH CLIP:  This is like the WWII ones basically but this one is dark blue and with the safety for the attaching to clothing and the vest.  This one is in working condition and in excellent condition.  It would take 1 D-Cell battery.

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KOREAN WAR ERA LARGER P51 MODEL CAN OPENER FOR THE FIELD:  Excellent condition and well marked "US" and "Shelby Co." on the handle.  This over sized P38 was named the P51 and was much easier to use.  It only lasted a short time in the military and they switched back to the P38.  Undated but period of the Korean war.

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RARE PARACHUTIST LIFE PRESERVER DATED 1952 NOT IN REFERENCE BOOKS!!!  I cannot locate this one in any of my survival books and its well marked and dated 1952. Type B, stock no. 23-4876-72-170 (?), US property marked made by Cruisers Co. serial number 24487.  Looks complete and a forerunner of the Vietnam Air force type I have had.  VERY odd paratrooper gear.

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KOREAN WAR RAIN PONCHO 1951 DATED EARLY RUBBERIZED FABRIC:  This is a EXCELLENT condition rain poncho that is the rubberized fabric of the early type and with the hood and ear flaps with rivet hole.  That makes this different than the Vietnam era ponchos.  Great condition with little to no problems for wear, Waist strap missing but easy to find cord.

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KOREAN WAR ERA RAZOR BLADES (4) IN ORIGINAL PAL BOX:  This set of 4 blades are in the original box.  Manufactured by PAL, the same makers of bayonets in WWII.  These would have gone with any of the razor sets of the Korean War era. 

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KOREAN WAR ISSUE RAZOR SET IN THE ORIGINAL ISSUE BOX:  The box has one of the ends missing and no blades, but looks to be unissued and not used.  It is made by Gillette and blued blade guard with a black Bakelite handle.

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COMPLETE KOREAN WAR SHELTER HALF SET DATED 1952-53 UNISSUED: Really incredible this set is with the poles line stakes and the shelter half pretty much as unissued condition.  Great 52/53 date on the tent, and 52 dated poles. 

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Price: $68.00 for complete set

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SINGLE TRACE TYPE MANS HARNESS TOW ROPE LINE SYSTEM:  These were used mostly by the Mountain troops to drag gear and the Mountain howitzers up to the positions needed.  Excellent unissued condition and well dated June 1953.  A very useful item in the Korean War winter months

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SPARE PARTS BAG MRT 5559738 FOR THE THOMPSON AND M1A1 SMG'S:  This canvas bag was to carry spare parts for the Thompson and the M1A1 machine guns.  It is marked to the era of the Korean war and is in unissued condition.

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KOREAN WAR ISSUE SUN BURN CREAM ALSO USED IN WINTER FOR PROTECTION:  This is a used but very suitable can for display of the sun burn cream that was used by the soldiers in Korea during the Summer and winter months for protection from the wind and sun. 

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AN/URC-4 KOREAN WAR SURVIVAL RADIO FOR THE E-1 RADIO VEST:  Excellent condition with some wear but has all the internal parts and the antennas are undamaged as most are you encounter.  This is the type used and issued in the early E-1 pilot survival vest with the 30 inch cord and battery.  This is the radio only. 

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Price: $70.00

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TOOL ROLL FOR DRILL BITS WITH SOME BITS DATED 1952:  This is a nice example that is not that worn and with great color of a nice tool roll for a assortment of bits for a hand or power drill.  It comes with bits but I believe they are only partially the original set that was in there since most were bought by the military in stores.

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