Belgian ammo bandoleers

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    belgium_one
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    Belgian ammo bandoleers

    Post by belgium_one on Sat Dec 10, 2016 11:58 am

    Hello Smile

    5 pockets - bandoleer for 50 7,62mm BALL BDR cartridges on 5rds clips
    each metal box countains 700 cartridges (fourteen bandoleers)


    from belgian army manual 1957 "Manuel technique FUSIL FAL"






    6 pockets - bandoleers for 60 .30 BALL Cartridges on 5rds clips



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    Re: Belgian ammo bandoleers

    Post by Antarmike on Thu Dec 15, 2016 7:01 pm


    Opinions please is this bandoleer Belgian?   If not where do we think it is from?


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    Re: Belgian ammo bandoleers

    Post by Antarmike on Thu Dec 15, 2016 8:41 pm


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    Re: Belgian ammo bandoleers

    Post by zvez on Thu Dec 15, 2016 10:32 pm

    I would say it's US manuf. Lake City arsenal. LC is the code for Lake City.

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    Re: Belgian ammo bandoleers

    Post by Wolverine on Fri Dec 16, 2016 12:15 am

    The box is definitely Belgian though. Those are great markings.
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    Re: Belgian ammo bandoleers

    Post by Antarmike on Fri Dec 16, 2016 3:48 am

    Wolverine wrote:The box is definitely Belgian though. Those are great markings.

    Thanks, had my doubts about the bandoleer. Yes, I now box is Belgian, it is one of three I spotted last year.

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