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    Some randon Civil Defense stuff

    Post by 1stDivVet on Sun Feb 06, 2011 10:55 pm

    Here's the little display at the foot of the stairs to my man-bunker.
    A fallout shelter sign, Civil Defense gas mask, the hand painted Air Raid Warden helmet, and my dad's old transistor radio with CD channels.



    These are in the rafters. A Geiger Counter and a charger for the radiation pens.



    A Sk IV Sanitation Kit. These held toilet supplies and sanitary needs. The drum was to be used as a commode.





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    Post by Camo_fiend on Sun Feb 06, 2011 11:28 pm

    I've always thought Geigers were neat... are they fairly easy pieces to obtain?


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    Post by 1stDivVet on Sun Feb 06, 2011 11:54 pm

    I see them fairly regularly. They usually run around $25-$35 here. This one works, but is out of calibration. I think I got both those together for $25. They are pretty fun. I play with mine around the old radium face instruments I have and watch the needle jump. LOL


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    Post by 1stDivVet on Sun Feb 06, 2011 11:57 pm

    A few more things.

    M1A2 Non-Combatant Gas Masks. as issued by the OCD.

    WW2 era one dated 1942 in the box



    1952 dated one in the box. This one belonged to the Grandview, Ohio Police Department.



    1950 dated mask, bag and anti-dim cloth used for cleaning the lenses and preventing fog.



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    Post by 1stDivVet on Sun Feb 06, 2011 11:59 pm

    1942 dated booklet on how you can help the OCD and the war effort.



    1933 ARC book on home hygiene found in a local OCD shelter.



    1978 dated FEMA booklet on surviving emergencies. There's a section on nuclear attack as well as natural disasters.



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    Post by Camo_fiend on Mon Feb 07, 2011 1:11 am

    My science teacher in high school brought in some of the old radioactive FiestaWare plates... that was my first chance to play with a Geiger. Laughing


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    Post by Edward T. on Mon Feb 07, 2011 7:26 pm

    Very cool CD items and uncommon too! Very Happy

    Fantastic condition with the sanitation kit.
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    Post by misanthropic_gods on Mon Feb 07, 2011 7:31 pm

    Ha ha, thats very cool..I have always liked CD stuff
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    Post by 1stDivVet on Thu Oct 13, 2011 8:36 pm

    A few new pick-ups.

    A WW2 Auxiliary Fireman brassard:


    50's era New York CD pins:


    Enjoy!
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    Post by 1stDivVet on Fri Nov 25, 2011 10:41 pm

    Some New Pic Ups.

    Austin Police Department Civil Defense Volunteer


    Ohio Civil Defense Official Vehicle Window Placard(front and back)


    1941 edition 1st Aid Text Book


    1941 insert for 1st Aid Textbook on War Gasses


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    Post by 1stDivVet on Sun Dec 03, 2017 1:08 pm

    mid-50's Civil Defense Auxiliary Fire Department fireman's hat.





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    Post by 1stDivVet on Sun Dec 17, 2017 10:49 pm

    Civil Defense Auxiliary Police Captain, Erie, PA. Badge



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    Post by 1stDivVet on Sat Mar 24, 2018 1:38 am

    1950's Civil Defense Auxiliary Police hat





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