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    SADF 44 Bde living History

    loski
    loski
    Senior Lieutenant
    Senior Lieutenant

    Name : Graham
    Age : 55
    Location : West Sussex
    Registration date : 2010-08-11
    Number of posts : 891

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    Post by loski on Fri May 04, 2018 6:54 pm

    Hi for the last 10 years or so I have been patiently putting together a 44 para brigade either 2 or 4 battalion's Living history set up, here is the progress so far its a work in progress my intention is to end up with a full kit issue to a troopie in the 44 Bde, My wife says we are going to need a bigger house.

    Beret And Stable Belt
    SADF 44 Bde living History Beret_belt

    Slangvel
    SADF 44 Bde living History Slangvel

    Short sleeve barrack dress shirt
    SADF 44 Bde living History Barrack_dress

    Short Sleeve Shirt with Step out Badges.
    SADF 44 Bde living History Shiny_stuff

    Long sleeve shirt with tupperware im diffy a tupperware 5 year volenteers badge.
    SADF 44 Bde living History Tuppers

    Summer and winter padded bush jackets and bush hat.
    SADF 44 Bde living History Bush_Jacket_webbing_belt
    SADF 44 Bde living History Winter_Padded_Bush_Jacket

    Trousers.
    Trousers_Browns

    Pathfinder nutria Rhodesian flap cap and P83 helmet.
    SADF 44 Bde living History Pathfinder_cap_2

    P83 Helmet the cover is one my creations.
    SADF 44 Bde living History P83_helmet_2
    SADF 44 Bde living History P83_helmet

    Bagsaw boots, P83 Chest webbing I have the P83 assult vest Pic to follow, P83 helmet, p70 belt water bottle and mug plus carrier and a double Rhodesian mag pouch the Rifle is an airsoft Galil.
    SADF 44 Bde living History Bagshaw_Boots
    SADF 44 Bde living History Field_Gear_and_galil
    SADF 44 Bde living History Water_Bottle_nd_cup

    I finally retrieved my P83 LBV from the loft it is made by Action Fit it has one unusual feature one of the the pouches for the 2 litre square water bottles has been replaced with a pouch that takes a 1.5 litre canteen and fire bucket the pouch is made from nutria cordura and black edging the same as the rest of the vest.
    SADF 44 Bde living History P83_vest_1
    SADF 44 Bde living History P83_vest_2
    SADF 44 Bde living History P83_vest_3
    SADF 44 Bde living History P83_vest_3

    Some officers rank slipon
    2nd Lieutenant Embroidered sewn on.
    SADF 44 Bde living History Sewn_2nd_Lt
    Lieutenant Tupperware first pattern
    SADF 44 Bde living History Tupperware_Lt_1st_Pat
    2nd Lieutenant Tupperware second pattern
    SADF 44 Bde living History Tupperware_Lt_1st_Pat
    Commandant and captain Tupperware first pattern
    SADF 44 Bde living History Tupperware_Commandant_and_Captain

    Enjoy and feel free to comment

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