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Does anybody know what kind of canteens?

Article about: Just got these canteens together with some more nice militaria. I collect german militaria, which these are not. I think the second canteen is British WW2. What about the other one anyone??

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    Default Does anybody know what kind of canteens?

    Just got these canteens together with some more nice militaria. I collect german militaria, which these are not. I think the second canteen is British WW2. What about the other one anyone??

    Thanks!
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    Default Re: Does anybody know what kind of canteens?

    Hi Mikel

    The one in the pale khaki sleeve is British 1937ptn in a mid/late war carrier with a non-standard shoulder strap. These were normally carried on a standard webbing brace when not slung on the webbing harness. Cant help you with the other one, sorry.

    Regards etc
    Ian D

    AKA: Jimpy

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    Italian. If the small plug w/chain attached is removeable it is W.W.2 I believe. Rich A. in Pa.

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    Quote by rra227 View Post
    Italian. If the small plug w/chain attached is removeable it is W.W.2 I believe. Rich A. in Pa.
    Thanks. I was thinking Italy too.. Can anybody confirm this?

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    Default Re: Does anybody know what kind of canteens?

    Quote by jimpy View Post
    Hi Mikel

    The one in the pale khaki sleeve is British 1937ptn in a mid/late war carrier with a non-standard shoulder strap. These were normally carried on a standard webbing brace when not slung on the webbing harness. Cant help you with the other one, sorry.

    Regards etc
    Ian D

    AKA: Jimpy

    THanks Jimpy! So this one is complete! Nice! Collection keeps on getting bigger. This forum is such a great help with guys like you.

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