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by Andrewb
Mon Nov 26, 2012 18:09
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Artillery shell tube used as a medic kit
Replies: 6
Views: 7980

Re: Artillery shell tube used as a medic kit

Interesting label on the large Carlisle dressing. I have normally seen these refered to as 'first aid dressing Carlisle' but this has 'battle dressing. Large Carlisle'.

The term battle dressing and shell dressing I thought was a Brittish or Commonwealth forces term for combined dressings.
by Andrewb
Mon Nov 26, 2012 18:02
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Artillery shell tube used as a medic kit
Replies: 6
Views: 7980

Re: Artillery shell tube used as a medic kit

I remember an ongoing discussion about a similar object with red cross markings on the tube ends being carried ashore on the Normandy landings. I think the conclusion at the time was that a mortar shell case was being used and some one found a packing list. The attached strap looks to be a litter ca...
by Andrewb
Fri Nov 23, 2012 17:37
Forum: Reference Topics
Topic: Item 1203990
Replies: 6
Views: 7128

Re: Item 1203990

I was aware of the change in stock numbers from 5 to 7 digits for late war items, but what were the changes made to stock numbers in 1947?

I have some of the same1/5oz HW&D foot powder sachets but was told they were Vietnam war era items (I don't have the box).

Andrew
by Andrewb
Mon Nov 19, 2012 06:34
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Fred : Gallic Greatings from... France ! ;-)
Replies: 4
Views: 4974

Re: Fred : Gallic Greatings from... France ! ;-)

Hi Fred

Welcome to the site. Hope you have fun with your research. People here are are very knowledgable and helpful so I am sure you will find useful information.

I look forward to seeing images of your mystery items.

Regards.

Andrew
by Andrewb
Thu Nov 15, 2012 11:16
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: New member from North Carolina
Replies: 2
Views: 4204

Re: New member from North Carolina

Hi

Welcome

Hope you enjoy the site and community.

Andrew
by Andrewb
Sun Nov 11, 2012 13:50
Forum: For Sale
Topic: FS WWII Litter IV Pole
Replies: 3
Views: 6497

Re: FS WWII Litter IV Pole

Hi David

It was purchased, however sadly it never arrived.

Andrew
by Andrewb
Sun Nov 11, 2012 13:47
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Folding Mountain litter
Replies: 2
Views: 5059

Re: Folding Mountain litter

Hi

PM sent

Andrew
by Andrewb
Mon Oct 15, 2012 14:28
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Newbie from Holland.
Replies: 5
Views: 6930

Re: Newbie from Holland.

Hi Burly

Welcome to the forum.

Sounds like a good project.

There are a lot of knowlegeable peopleon this site so I hope some one can help you with the information you need.

Cheers
Andrew
by Andrewb
Wed Sep 05, 2012 09:18
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Greetings from maine
Replies: 2
Views: 3881

Re: Greetings from maine

Hi Bill Welcome I look forward to seeing your photos and hearing further about your collection. I'm glad you have been able find good information here. In my experience there are many knowledgeable people on this forum more than willing to help. It must be good to have the perspective of the develop...
by Andrewb
Thu Aug 23, 2012 08:46
Forum: Past Events
Topic: Ft Stevens OR Aug 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 36416

Re: Ft Stevens OR Aug 2012

Sounds like you had a good time.
I'm looking forward to the photos.

Andrew
by Andrewb
Wed Jul 25, 2012 16:45
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Repro Plasma kit
Replies: 3
Views: 5415

Re: Repro Plasma kit

Hi Dave Was wondering how this project was getting along. Sounded ambitious. I remember the post when it was first made and got curious when I came across it again just now. I had none of the needed items but hope some one was able to supply. Being a compulsive perfectionist seems common in the repr...
by Andrewb
Sun Jul 08, 2012 09:24
Forum: Re-Enactment General
Topic: medic boxes reference
Replies: 2
Views: 5584

Re: medic boxes reference

Hi Are you looking for any specific type of bandage or instrument boxes? Are you looking for packaging for individual items or packaging for bulk supplies of items such as may be found in a hospital supply. If you are looking for something specific and let us know, some one with an example may be ab...
by Andrewb
Wed Jun 27, 2012 05:54
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Emergency Medical Tag Booklet
Replies: 22
Views: 20226

Re: Emergency Medical Tag Booklet

Looks great

Where did you find the blue cloth Binding tape?

Andrew
by Andrewb
Sun Jun 17, 2012 02:57
Forum: Reproduction & Printable Paperwork
Topic: Safety pins - Green Oak
Replies: 5
Views: 9490

Re: Safety pins - Green Oak

Hi Dirk

Glad you found it useful.

Andrew
by Andrewb
Mon May 21, 2012 13:47
Forum: For Sale
Topic: FS WWII Litter IV Pole
Replies: 3
Views: 6497

Re: FS WWII Litter IV Pole

PM sent

Andrew

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