IIFS Load Bearing Vest Subsystem

Tuesday November 17th, 2015 admin

IIFS means Individual Integrated Fighting System, it’s load bearing vest subsystem consists of rifleman vest and grenadier vest. The rifleman vest has capacity for 6 M16 rifle magazines, and the grenadier vest can hold 14 40*46mm HE grenades and 4 special purpose 40mm grenades. The rifleman vest was field-tested in later 1980’s, […]

Nylon M3 Medic Bag (Vietnam War era)

Monday November 16th, 2015 admin

Shown one circa 1973 Stock Number Reference: Case, Medical Instrument And Supply Set, Nylon, Non-Rigid No.3 FSN: 6545-912-9870 Assign Date: Unknown

M1961 Marine Load-Carrying Equipment

Monday November 16th, 2015 admin

Use with M1941 Backpack System.   Stock Number Reference: Name FSN Pocket, Ammunition, Magazine, M-14 Rifle 8465-823-6936 Belt, Cartridge, M-1961 Size Medium 8465-823-6937 Belt, Cartridge, M-1961 Size Large 8465-823-6938

Marine Tactical Assault Panel (TAP)

Monday November 16th, 2015 admin

Stock Number Reference: Tactical Assault Pannel NSN: 8465-01-581-5668 Assign Date: 2010-01-21 Color NSN Assign Date UCP-D (Experimental Camouflage) 8465-01-F00-6843(MCN) crica 2009 OCP 8465-01-580-0689 2009-12-03 Coyote Brown 8465-01-581-5668 2010-01-21 UCP 8465-01-583-6329 2010-03-31 Used on IMTV/PC Used on Modular Tactical Vest.  

Camouflage Jungle Rucksack

Monday November 16th, 2015 admin

This rucksack was issued to the Army in Southeast Asia and Pacific Theatre of Operations. It’s successor is M-1943 Field Pack.   Stock Number Reference: Pack, Jungle Army Stock Number: 74-P-15

LINCLOE Magazine Pouch

Monday November 16th, 2015 admin

By the time LINCLOE LCE system was under testing, 1971, USMC was in urgent need of new ammo pouch for their M16 rifle 30 round magazines. In 1972, USMC ordered LINCLOE magazine pouches that still under testing by the Army. This became the only one of two issued part of LINCLOE program. […]

ARVN Rucksack

Monday November 16th, 2015 admin

Stock Reference: Rucksack, ARVN FSN: 8465-782-3133 Assign Date: Unknown

All-purpose Lightweight Individual Carrying Equipment (ALICE)

Friday November 13th, 2015 admin

Also named “M1972” before 1974, consists of load-carrying system and rucksacks. Stock Number Reference: Name NSN Assigned Date Belt, Individual Equipment, M-1972 Belt, Individual Equipment, LC-1 Belt, Individual Equipment, LC-2 (M-1956 type brass buckle) 8465-00-001-6488 (Medium) 8465-00-001-6487 (Large) 1972-09-24 Belt, Individual Equipment, LC-1 Belt, Individual Equipment, LC-2 (Gray flat plastic […]

M1944 & M1945 Pack System

Thursday November 12th, 2015 admin

Stock number reference: Name Stock number Pack, Field, Combat 74-P-12-250 Pack, Field, Cargo 74-P-12-285 Pack, Field, Combat, M-1945 74-P-12-252 Pack, Field, Cargo, M-1945 74-P-12-287 Suspenders, Pack, Combat, Cargo 74-S-392-300

M-1967 Lightweight Load-Carrying Equipment

Thursday November 12th, 2015 admin

Stock number reference: Name FSN Assign Date Suspenders, Field Pack 8465-935-6830 1968-04-24 Belt, Individual Equipment, Medium 8465-935-6815 1968-04-24 Belt, Individual Equipment, Large 8465-935-6816 1968-04-24 Case, Ammunition ,M16 20 Round Magazine 8465-935-6780 Unknown Cover, Water Canteen Cover, Water Canteen, M1967 8465-860-0256 1967-10-11 Field Pack, Nylon, M1967 8465-935-6825 1967-07-01 Carrier, Intrenching Tool, […]

M-1956 Load-Carrying Equipment

Thursday November 12th, 2015 admin

Stock number reference: Name FSN Belt, Individual Equipment, M-1956, Medium 8465-577-4925 Belt, Individual Equipment, M-1956, Long 8465-577-4924 Suspenders, Individual Equipment Belt, M-1956, Regular 8465-577-4922 Suspenders, Individual Equipment Belt, M-1956, Long 8465-577-4923 Suspenders, Individual Equipment Belt, M-1956, X-Long 8465-823-7231 Pouch, Small Arms, Ammunition, M-1956 Case, Small Arms, Ammunition, M-1956 8465-647-0852 Case, […]