M-1918 BAR Magazine Belt Pocket, Military Aid Item, Vietnam War Era

Tuesday April 2nd, 2024 admin

(Official nomenclature acquired) This kind of cartridge belt pockets came with M-1918A2 BAR rifle in the Vietnam War era. Just like M-1937 BAR Cartridge Belt, each sector has three pockets. The main body of the pocket is made of cotton duck canvas, and the magazines are secured by a nylon […]

Wool Lined Black Leather Gloves, 1980

Saturday January 6th, 2024 admin

Stock Number Reference: Gloves, Leather, Black (Wool Lined) Assign Date: 1973-09-28 Size-NSN Sheet Size NSN 8 (Small) 8440-00-139-5291 9 (Medium) 8440-00-139-5348 10 (Large) 8440-00-139-5357 11 (X-Large) 8440-00-139-5358 12 (XX-Large) 8440-00-139-5397

Flyer’s Helmet Bag (1979)

Monday December 25th, 2023 admin

Early version (maybe MIL-B-43290D/E/F) with no snap hook.   Stock Number Reference: Bag, Flyer’s Helmet NSN: 8415-00-782-2989 Assign Date: Unknown

Air Force F-1B Man’s Flying Trousers, 1962

Wednesday September 13th, 2023 admin

Shown pair sized 36, dated 1962 (MIL-T-6284F).   Stock Number Reference: Trousers, Flying, Man’s, F-1B Assign Date: Unknown Size-FSN Sheet Size FSN 28 8415-899-0389 30 8415-899-0390 32 8415-899-0391 34 8415-899-0392 36 8415-899-0393 38 8415-899-0394 40 8415-899-0395 Item provided by G.I.’s friend.

Army Cold Weather Flyers Glove

Saturday September 9th, 2023 admin

Cold Weather Flyers Glove Recently approved for Army Aviation use, the Cold Weather Flyers Glove is appropriate for use inside and outside of vehicles. Made of NOMEX® and GORE-TEX®, this combat glove is both fire-resistant and waterproof, yet breathable for comfort. The design of the Cold Weather Flyers Glove allows […]

Nylon Webbing Strap, 60″, 1964

Friday September 1st, 2023 admin

Stock Number Reference: Strap, Webbing Nylon, 60″ FSN: 1670-368-7486 NSN: 1670-00-368-7486, 5340-00-368-7486 Assign Date: Unknown

Air Force Wool Winter Knit Hood, 1987

Thursday August 3rd, 2023 admin

Stock Number Reference: Hood, Winter Knit, Wool Assign Date: Unknown Size-NSN Sheet Size NSN Small 8415-00-543-7130 Medium 8415-00-543-7131 Large 8415-00-543-7132

MOLLE II Large Rucksack Set, Woodland

Tuesday July 4th, 2023 admin

Stock Number Reference: MOLLE, Rucksack, Large, Set NSN: 8465-01-523-6275 Assign Date: 2004-09-19 Components Name Qty. NSN Assign Date MOLLE, Pack, Frame (Down East #1602, Black) 1 8465-01-465-2158 1999-05-26 MOLLE, Sustainment Pouch 2 8465-01-465-2152 1999-05-26 MOLLE, Waistbelt, Molded 1 8465-01-491-7429 2001-10-30 MOLLE, Straps, Shoulders, Frame, Enhanced 1 8465-01-522-6490 2004-08-06 MOLLE, Rucksack, […]

MOLLE II Large Rucksack Flap

Thursday June 8th, 2023 admin

Stock Number Reference: MOLLE II Large Rucksack Flap Color-NSN sheet Color NSN Assign Date Woodland Camouflage 8465-01-538-1876 2006-03-14 Desert Camouflage 8465-01-538-1869 2006-03-14 Universal Camouflage 8465-01-538-1868 2006-03-14 OEF Camouflage 8465-01-585-1687 2010-05-18 Operational Camouflage 8465-01-642-2232 2015-02-18

Cold Weather Insulating Helmet Liner

Tuesday May 2nd, 2023 admin

The cold weather insulating helmet liner cap is worn alone or as a liner for the helmet assembly. The earflaps are fasten under or over chin, at back of neck, or are folded up around the top with the touch-and-close fasteners crisscrossed in the front. The cap is a fully […]