Bundeswher Para Beret

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    Post by loski on Wed Jan 30, 2013 12:26 am

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    Hi I picked this 2008 dated Bundeswher para beret up a few days back it looks to be in near mint condition altho the plastic has been removed from the top of the lining size ia a 55 cm.
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    Post by Easy Gee on Thu Jan 31, 2013 12:02 pm

    Nice one Graham, I like the look of this one,looks in very good condition, is the cap badge four pin or two?? Wink
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    Post by loski on Thu Jan 31, 2013 12:16 pm

    Hi mate its a 4 pin badge
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    Post by sh4pak on Thu Jan 31, 2013 10:46 pm

    Not de-mil'ed. Nice one!
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    Post by CollectinSteve on Fri Feb 01, 2013 12:30 am

    Handsome!

    I think all the badges are 4 pin. Unless you get them used, in which case they are often 3, 2, 1, or 0 pin Smile

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    Post by loski on Fri Feb 01, 2013 7:45 am

    What I would like is an early para cap badge without the national colours at the bottom
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    Post by Easy Gee on Fri Feb 01, 2013 11:17 am

    loski wrote:Hi mate its a 4 pin badge


    Aha,than my Green "french" beret, is most likely German, as it has 4 distinct holes where a badge would have been fixed!!

    Nice one,cheers Mate Wink
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    Post by CollectinSteve on Fri Feb 01, 2013 1:36 pm

    The four holes are a dead give away that a BW looking beret is BW Very Happy

    The flagless FJ beret badges are pretty rare. You can get the other two (Panzer and Jäger) pretty easily.

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    Post by loski on Fri Feb 01, 2013 2:37 pm

    I have seen a couple of flagless FJ capbadges on ebay but I forgot to bid on them for one reason or another
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    Post by historyscommandant on Fri Jan 31, 2014 2:56 pm

    loski wrote:What I would like is an early para cap badge without the national colours at the bottom

    I have one in my collection packed away somewhere. If I can get to it I'll take a couple of pictures

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