M1916 .45 Auto Holster (1971)

Wednesday February 10th, 2021 admin

Stock Number Reference: Holster, Pistol, M1916 .45 FSN: 1095-592-6491 Assign Date: Unknown 1971 dated (left) and 1980s dated (right)

Nylon Duffel Bag (1966)

Sunday November 29th, 2020 admin

Shares the same FSN with cotton duck version.   Stock Number Reference: Bag, Duffel FSN: 8465-265-4928 Assign Date: Unknown

APH-5 Helicopter Helmet (Vietnam War)

Sunday April 12th, 2020 admin

In 1958 the Army officially adopted its first flight helmet for aircrew members. Unofficially worn by some Army pilots since 1954, the Navy designed Aviator Protective Helmet Number 5, or APH-5, was the Army’s first attempt at providing a helmet “capable of ultimate protection and yet [be] comfortable.” The helmet […]

Air Force MA-1 Flyer’s Jacket (1971)

Thursday March 26th, 2020 admin

Dec, 1970 dated, contract number 1971 dated, wool pile insulation.   Stock Number Reference: Jacket, Flyer’s, Man, Intermediate, MA-1 Assign Date: Unknown Size-FSN Sheet Size FSN Small 8415-818-9133 Medium 8415-818-7352 Large 8415-818-7353 X-Large 8415-818-7354

Technical Beewax (1967)

Monday December 16th, 2019 admin

Can be used as a canvas waterproof treatment, or waxing a sewing thread. Feb, 1967 dated.   Stock Number Reference: Beewax, Technical FSN: 9160-253-1173 Assign Date: Unknown

Air Force L-2B Flyer’s Jacket (1970)

Thursday October 10th, 2019 admin

Stock Number Reference: Jacket, Flying, Man’s, Light Zone, L-2B Assign Date: Unknown Size-FSN Sheet Size FSN Small 8415-817-0597 Medium 8415-817-0598 Large 8415-817-0595 X-Large 8415-817-0596

M-1956 Suspenders Foreign Modification (1960s)

Wednesday September 25th, 2019 admin

These modified suspenders are based on an XL sized, 1967 dated M-1956 Suspenders. The mainly modification is a pair of additional front straps and backpack connectors, seem to be used with M-1945 Field Pack (or its local copy). Considering those countries/regions who used America made M-1956 LCE and M-1945 Field […]

Marine M-153/U Voice Silencer Microphone

Friday September 20th, 2019 admin

This is a special microphone designed to keep your voice from being heard by any one else when speaking. There is a Push To Talk switch on top of the “nose”. The resulting sound is very crisp and easy to understand.   Stock Number Reference: Microphone, Voice Silencer, M-153/U FSN: […]

Navy A-2 Cold Weather Intermediate Cap (1969)

Saturday August 24th, 2019 admin

Stock Number Reference: Cap, Intermediate, Cold Weather (A-2) Assign Date: Unknown Size-FSN Sheet Size FSN Small (6⅝ – 6¾) 8415-753-5607 Medium (6⅞ – 7) 8415-753-5608 Large (7⅛ – 7¼) 8415-753-5609 X-Large (7⅜ – 7½) 8415-753-5610