Two of my Belgian Models....

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    masive
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    Two of my Belgian Models....

    Post by masive on Wed Oct 12, 2016 2:31 am

    I want to show you two models with Belgian Uniforms and Equipment. I hope you like them.





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    The second one...

    Post by masive on Wed Oct 12, 2016 2:32 am

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    Post by masive on Wed Oct 12, 2016 2:59 am

    The first one is based on this photos, except for the uniform.




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    Re: Two of my Belgian Models....

    Post by Wolverine on Wed Oct 12, 2016 9:54 am

    Excellent material - and nice period photos. Are the photos dated?

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    Re: Two of my Belgian Models....

    Post by masive on Wed Oct 12, 2016 10:36 am

    Thank you. They are not dated, but I think they are from end of the 1960s, maybe until middle of the 1970s.

    This photos here are only photocopies. I get them from a good friend.

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    Re: Two of my Belgian Models....

    Post by Wolverine on Wed Oct 12, 2016 1:29 pm

    It is interesting to see how the olive uniform is used along with the British-type webbing and the early moons and balls shelter half. The FAL bayonet also appears to be the early type.

    Also, it is curious that the man carries no waterbottle. Perhaps it is stored inside the small pack?

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    Re: Two of my Belgian Models....

    Post by masive on Thu Oct 13, 2016 2:20 am

    Wolverine wrote:Also, it is curious that the man carries no waterbottle. Perhaps it is stored inside the small pack?

    I have the same thoughts with the water bottle, that it was carried inside the small pack.

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    Re: Two of my Belgian Models....

    Post by belgium_one on Thu Oct 13, 2016 8:39 am

    Hello

    Nice displays Very Happy


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    Re: Two of my Belgian Models....

    Post by CollectinSteve on Thu Oct 13, 2016 12:14 pm

    Very nice! The pictures showing the carrying of equipment are very interesting to see. Someone with access to 1950-1970s pictures of the Belgian military could probably make money off a photo book.

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