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1942 leather case, help needed

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    Default 1942 leather case, help needed

    Hello
    do you know that ?
    not sure what country it's from
    thanks for answers
    cordially
    Didier
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    Default Re: 1942 leather case, help needed

    It's British or Commonwealth.

    This is the case for a dial sight, as found on the 25-Pounder field gun. The case itself was attached to the back of the gun shield for storage.

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    It's visible in this picture, labelled "sight case"

    Rob
    Last edited by Battery Command Post; 05-10-2012 at 03:58 PM.

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    Default Re: 1942 leather case, help needed

    Hello Rob
    thank you very much
    not easy to find
    cordially
    Didier

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    Default Re: 1942 leather case, help needed

    No problem

    Rob

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    Default Re: 1942 leather case, help needed

    as we say in France... "chapeau" !!!
    Didier

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    Default Re: 1942 leather case, help needed

    Here's a better picture.
    Nice find

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    Best Regards

    Vegard T.
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    Looking for militaria from 38. Batterie, Heeres Küsten Artillerie Regiment 977, also from 31, 32 and 36. Batterie.

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    Default Re: 1942 leather case, help needed

    That was well spotted, Rob!
    Nice case.
    Last edited by Scout; 05-10-2012 at 08:18 PM.

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    Default Re: 1942 leather case, help needed

    Hello Vegar
    thanks a lot for the picture
    wonderful forum
    cordially
    Didier

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