I took this opportunity to display some of the items in my collection the way they would have been worn in the field.  The following are some of my displays that I've done so far.  I will be adding more as I complete each uniform.

I took this opportunity to display some of the items in my collection the way they would have been worn in the field.  The following are some of my displays that I've done so far.  I will be adding more as I complete each uniform.

29th Infantry Division, D-Day June 6, 1944.

29th Infantry Division, D-Day June 6, 1944.

M1 Helmet                       M1941 Field Jacket

Wool Trousers-Serge     M1938 Leggings

Service Shoe Type II       Gas Detection Brassard

M1928 Haversack           M1936 Suspenders

M1923 Cartridge Belt     M1 Garand Rifle       

M1910 Canteen               M1942 First Aid Pouch

M1926 Life Preserver Belt

M1943 Folding Entrenching Tool

10" Bayonet with Scabbard

M7 Assault Gas Mask with Rubberized Bag

 

 

 

 

 

Tanker Uniform, Winter.

Tanker Uniform, Winter.

M1938 Tanker Helmet with R-14 Receivers

Polaroid All-Purpose Goggles

2nd Patter Winter Tanker Jacket

Winter Tanker Bib Overalls

M3 Shoulder Holster with M1911 Pistol

Service Shoe Type II

 

U.S. Marine.

U.S. Marine.

M1 Helmet with Cover              M1 Garand Rifle

P41 HBT Utility Jacket               P41 Haversack

USMC Cartridge Belt                 T-Handle Shovel

Belt Suspenders                         Cross-Flap Canteens

Bolo Knife Sheath                       16" Bayonet

P41 HBT Trousers                       Camo Shelter Half

Leggings                                      Boondocker Boots

M1911 Pistol Holster with EGA

Boondocker Boots

 

Army Infantryman, Pacific Theater of Operations.

Army Infantryman, Pacific Theater of Operations.

M1 Helmet

1942 Pattern HBT Jacket

1941 Pattern HBT Trousers

M1923 Cartridge Belt

10" Bayonet with Scabbard

M1942 First Aid Pouch

Machete with Scabbard

M1910 Canteen

M1 Garand Rifle

Service Shoe Type II

 

69th Infantry MP.

69th Infantry MP.

MP Garrison Cap

Ike Class A Jacket

Wool Trousers-Serge

Sam Brown Belt

Army Whistle

MP "Billy" Club

M1938 White MP Leggings

Service Shoe Type II

Port of Demarcation, 1940.

Port of Demarcation, 1940.

M1917A1 Helmet

4 Pocket Class A Jacket

Wool Trousers-Serge

M1936 Pistol Belt

M1910 Canteen

M1911 Holster with Pistol

M1911 Clip Pouch

M1938 Leggings

Service Shoe Type II

Dispatch Rider.

Dispatch Rider.

M1938 Tanker Helmet with Poloroid Goggles

M1941 Field Jacket

Wool Elastique Breeches

M1936 Pistol Belt

M1910 Canteen

M1911 Holster with Pistol

M1911 Clip Pouch

M1936 Musette Bag

M1940 Mounted Service Boots

Early War Bomber Crew Member.

Early War Bomber Crew Member.

B2 Cap

D1 Leather Jacket

A3 Leather Pants

B4 "Mae West" Life Preserver

A6 Boots

USN/USMC Pilot.

USN/USMC Pilot.

AN-6540 Summer Flight Helmet

AN-6530 Goggles

USN 1944 Pneumatic Life Vest

Life Vest Emergency Light

Web Belt with USN Mark I PAL Knife

AN-S-31 Summer Flight Suit

USMC Rough Out Boots

Late War Bomber Crew Member.

Late War Bomber Crew Member.

M3 Flak Helmet

A14 Oxygen Mask

B11 Jacket

M1 Flak Vest

A9 Pants

H2 Bail Out Oxygen Bottle

A6 Boots

Medic.

Medic.

M1 Medic Helmet with "Jeep" Hat

M1941 Field Jacket

Medic Armband

M1936 Pistol Belt

M1932 Medic Pouch x 2 with Contents

M1910 Canteen

M1936 Suspenders

M1942 First Aid Pouch

2nd Pattern HBT Field Trousers

M1938 Leggings

Service Shoe Type II

 

Jeep Driver.

Jeep Driver.

"Jeep" Hat

3rd Pattern Mackinaw "Jeep" Coat

M1936 Suspenders

M1923 Cartridge Belt

M1910 Canteen

M1942 First Aid Pouch

Wool Trousers-Serge

M1938 Leggings

Service Shoe Type II

Collaspable Water Bucket

2nd Army Captain.

2nd Army Captain.

M1 Helmet

M1943 Officer's Overcoat

M1936 Map Case

M1936 Pistol Belt

M1911 Holster with Pistol

M1911 Clip Pouch

Binoculars

Wool Trousers-Serge

M1938 Leggings

Service Shoe Type II

26th Infantry Division Ammo Carrier.

26th Infantry Division Ammo Carrier.

M1 Helmet with Netting

M1943 Field Jacket

Wool Sweater

.30 Cal. Bandolier

M43 Field Trousers

M1936 Suspenders

M1923 Cartridge Belt

M1910 Canteen

M1942 First-Aid Kit

Double Buckle Combat Boots

Ammo Canister

88th Infantry Division/Po Valley 1945.

88th Infantry Division/Po Valley 1945.

M1 Helmet with Netting

M1938 Dismounted Raincoat

Wool Shirt

M1936 Suspenders

M1923 Cartridge Belt

Plywood Packboard

M1943 Field Trousers

Double Buckle Combat Boots

 

Infantryman-10th Mountain Division.

Infantryman-10th Mountain Division.

Ski Cap

M1938 Field Jacket

Fur Trimmed Snow Goggles

Rucksack

10" Bayonet with Scabbard

Kersey-Lined Trousers

M1936 Pistol Belt

M1942 First-Aid Packet

Arctic Felt Boots

 

USN Seabee.

USN Seabee.

USN Pith Helmet

N-3 Utility Shirt

Black Woven Belt

Dungaree Trousers

Boondockers

Handmade Seabee's Trunk

USN Sailor.

USN Sailor.

Dixie Cap

N-1 Deck Jacket

Chambray Work Shirt

Black Woven Belt

Dungaree Trousers

Deck/Work Shoes