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What is that? ww2 or post war?

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    Default What is that? ww2 or post war?

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    Last edited by docRoe; 08-12-2014 at 04:54 AM.

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    The tunic will be dated and named in the inside left shoulder if it is WWII.
    WW II marine tunics had a cotton lining as opposed to a shiny synthetic lining in later tunics.
    I hope this helps.

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    Post war. The devices have the fouled rope on the anchor. Rich A. in Pa.
    1969 Shelby GT-500 King of the Road
    Knowledge is power, guard it well.

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    Looks like Vietnam era, the medal does not look like it belong. It is a restrike of a China Relief Medal from 1900, not sure why it is with the uniform

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    The crossed rifles on the chevron did not come about until the 60's. Post WW2

    Semper Fi

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    Hi DocRoe, The last photo is an absolute give away for post War, the garment has a NATO Codification Number commencing 8405, This is the NATO universal section code for uniform clothing and is usually but not always followed by a country of origin code, either 00 or 01 for the US.
    Hope this helps.
    Regards MR

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