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France/Eifel 2009

Discussion in 'Living History' started by Aru-Ed, Apr 3, 2010.

  1. Aru-Ed

    Aru-Ed Member

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    Together with 272VGD i went on a roadtrip for a week last October.
    We had a great time and did some nice findings.
    Here i'll show my part of the findings.

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    A barrel of a .30 machinegun:

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    An US canteen cup:

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    An collection of buttons etc.:

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    Some parts of radio equipment:

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    A US glove and other leather parts:

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    US riflegrenade launcher:

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    A sample ffrom the internet on how it realy looked like:

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    Some personal items:

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    US knife:

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    In the side of an dugout i found this special item, a compas of a Willy's Jeep.

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    And a photo from the internet concerning the same compas:

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    Some various items and 2 German gasmasks:

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    In a foxhole i found an full ammobox and US riflegrenade, after the picture i dug them back in the ground!

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  2. jagdpanther44

    jagdpanther44 Battlefield wanderer

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    Great finds, Ed.

    Were the items found in Germany or France.
     
  3. Aru-Ed

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    The ammobox / riflegrenade and some small items where found in France but most of the items along the German/Belgium/Luxembourg border!
     
  4. AndyPants

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    once again you get to have all the fun!
     
  5. Skipper

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    excellent find guys.

    Btw: 272VGD, I went to Holland last month with a booth full of relics and helmets and wanted to meet you for a trade , but I could never get in touch despite the 2 email adresses I contacted.
     

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