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Article about: Ebay purchase, sadly post war dated, but it comes with so many buttons etc. that it was worth buying. Includes revolving shank and other plastic BD buttons and a set of economy GS buttons, t

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    Ebay purchase, sadly post war dated, but it comes with so many buttons etc. that it was worth buying. Includes revolving shank and other plastic BD buttons and a set of economy GS buttons, thimbles and other items including some brass regimental buttons.
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    Jerry

    Whatever its just an opinion.

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    An interesting "down to earth" item!...
    It's a wasted trip baby. Nobody said nothing about locking horns with no Tigers.



    I'm Spartacus, not really i'm Paul!...

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    essential kit for all soldiers, but also a good source for some buttons I wanted to restore something.
    Regards,

    Jerry

    Whatever its just an opinion.

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    Yup, you've got a few spare buttons there!...
    It's a wasted trip baby. Nobody said nothing about locking horns with no Tigers.



    I'm Spartacus, not really i'm Paul!...

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    Better pics of it and it's contents.
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    Regards,

    Jerry

    Whatever its just an opinion.

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    Nice item and useful bits in it.

    Cheers, Ade.
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    wow, that's alot of buttons. I have one that's much more recent, but nowhere near that many items. very cool!!
    Best
    Paul

    47th MP Co/47th Inf Div 1983-1988
    583rd Ord Co 59th Ord Bde Muenster, W Germany
    1988-1990
    Looking for P37 ammo pouch with No4 bayo frog

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    I have one dated 1960 something, it's a Bakelite cylinder, Aussie army...issued to me in 1991

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    If only one of those buttons was a holy grail collectable....

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    Quote by kylesbullets View Post
    If only one of those buttons was a holy grail collectable....
    One of them is French.
    Regards,

    Jerry

    Whatever its just an opinion.

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