Windproof smock,camouflaged

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    helmutcdn
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    Windproof smock,camouflaged

    Post by helmutcdn on Mon Apr 11, 2011 11:08 am

    I attach a few photos of my windproof
    In a large number used in the Canadian Army




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    Re: Windproof smock,camouflaged

    Post by helmutcdn on Tue Apr 12, 2011 10:48 am

    Canadian Army liberates city of Zutphen, Holland, April 1945
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LMJ84CtEXbw&feature=related

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    Re: Windproof smock,camouflaged

    Post by mk1rceme on Tue Apr 12, 2011 11:11 am

    Nice video, thanks for posting. I can't wait to go back to Holland and visit some relatives...and some of the old battlefields.


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    Re: Windproof smock,camouflaged

    Post by Wouter on Wed Apr 13, 2011 7:47 am

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hNQH-Srmmkg

    Here's another quality video about the liberation of Deventer and Operation Cannonshot.

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    Re: Windproof smock,camouflaged

    Post by Seaforth Highlander on Fri Feb 17, 2012 3:50 am

    These windproof camo jackets were also worn by Canadians in the Korean War. I had one that had CANADA painted in white in an arch across the top and a bayonet tear in the back. The fellows were fooling around in the barracks and this chap was pushed onto a stack of rifles.

    These jackets were also worn by SAS, Commandos etc.

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