+ Post New Thread
Page 1 of 48 1 2 3 11 ... LastLast
Threads 1 to 20 of 953

Forum: Vintage Military Gear

Forum for general discussion by collectors of combat gear such as helmets, hats, uniforms, boots, patches, canteens, web gear, grenades, etc.

» Sticky Threads
  1. Question Global Thread Help: What is good forum etiquette and how do I deal with other members who make me angry?

    Hello folks … :) I'd like to remind everyone to re-read our Forum Rules & Site User Agreement (click here), particularly the section which covers...

    Started by Badger‎, 01-02-2017 01:32 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 100,340
    07-25-2021 08:29 PM Go to last post
  2. Question Global Thread Help: How do I upload pictures to my posts for storage on milsurps.com?

    The following tutorial was created for the benefit of our members by Milsurps Moderator Harlan (deceased). On behalf of all of our membership, I'd...

    Started by Badger‎, 02-06-2011 03:38 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 227,781
    07-19-2021 05:27 PM Go to last post
  3. Question Global Thread Help: Where can I discuss politics and gun legislation issues?

    Why have a separate Social Groups area? Over the last 10 years, we’ve received many requests to permit broader public discussions amongst members,...

    Started by Badger‎, 08-08-2016 10:35 AM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 106,024
    07-19-2021 05:12 PM Go to last post
  4. Question Global Thread Help: Why am I having a problem uploading pics to attach to my posts?

    There are some members who seem to experience site time-outs, or other problems when uploading pics as attachments to their threads and posts. It...

    Started by Badger‎, 04-26-2016 05:25 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 90,593
    07-19-2021 05:05 PM Go to last post
  5. Question Global Thread Help: How do I find threads with questions that have never been answered?

    Other than someone who fails to say thank you when they get an answer to a question they’ve posted, I don’t think there’s anything more frustrating...

    Started by Badger‎, 02-26-2016 09:16 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 94,927
    03-28-2020 06:39 AM Go to last post
  6. Question Global Thread Help: What is the Advisory Panel Review & Validation Service?

    <center><img src="images/advisory_panel_reviewed_medium.png" alt="This item has been reviewed by members of the Milsurps Advisory Panel."><img...

    Started by Badger‎, 02-19-2014 10:18 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 299,697
    02-06-2020 10:23 AM Go to last post
  7. Question Global Thread Help: How safe from viruses and hackers am I when using the Milsurps.Com web site?

    Today’s Internet exposes computer users and the web sites they access, to a wide range of malicious pieces of infectious software code, designed to...

    Started by Badger‎, 03-03-2016 07:20 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 352,346
    12-07-2018 03:55 PM Go to last post
  8. Question Global Thread Help: How do I use the classifieds system to buy and sell items?

    We understand you may be impatient to get on with placing your advertisement, but we would ask that you please read this post carefully, in order to...

    Started by Badger‎, 11-15-2012 07:16 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 117,043
    11-15-2012 07:16 AM Go to last post
  9. Question Global Thread Help: Why are my images from Photobucket, ImageShack etc. copied to milsurps.com?

    Answer: For your own protection and to help preserve them for future research by all members ... :thup: The reason we capture and store all...

    Started by Badger‎, 03-01-2011 09:52 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 216,097
    03-03-2011 02:21 PM Go to last post
  10. Question Global Thread Help: How do I show pics from Photobucket, Flickr, ImageShack etc. on milsurps.com?

    The following tutorial was created for the benefit of our members by Milsurps Moderator cafdfw (Harlan). On behalf of all of our membership, I'd...

    Started by Badger‎, 02-12-2011 12:10 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 87,512
    02-12-2011 12:10 PM Go to last post
  11. Question Global Thread Help: Can I access the milsurps.com site from dial-up, cell phone, iPhone or Blackberry?

    The answer is YES … :beerchug: With the evolution of technology, many of our very active members want to keep current viewing our forums using...

    Started by Badger‎, 02-04-2011 08:34 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 59,725
    02-04-2011 08:34 PM Go to last post
  12. Question Global Thread Help: My screen is too dark!! How do I change my colour scheme on the milsurps.com site?

    A lot of members don't realize that our site supports multiple interfaces, often referred to as Forum Skins. Fundamentally, there are three...

    Started by Badger‎, 02-02-2011 12:38 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 49,748
    02-02-2011 12:38 PM Go to last post
» Normal Threads
  1. Unknown, M1921 ? belt.

    Found this while de-junking my house. It is a 32 inch belt, where do you find 32 inch soldiers ? The upper edge has two sewn in d-rings for use as a...

    Started by TerryS‎, Yesterday 08:21 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 49
    Yesterday, 11:03 PM Go to last post
  2. Barbed Wire Picket

    An item that has recently resurfaced and which I inherited from my father is this barbed wire picket. I don't know where it came from but it has been...

    Started by Flying10uk‎, 10-16-2021 06:37 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 165
    10-16-2021, 06:37 PM Go to last post
  3. Another Flea Market Entrenching Tool

    I seem to be good at finding these and the odd thing is, this is the same flea market I rarely go to where I found the last two shovels. This one...

    Started by Aragorn243‎, 10-10-2021 10:22 AM
    entrenching, flea, market, tool
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 254
    10-10-2021, 08:35 PM Go to last post
  4. Just got my MkIII Compass back from Trademark London

    Well, I got given an estate MkIII compass made by the Canadian Kodak Company in 1942 and it was in pretty sorry shape. I sent it off to Paul Crespel...

    Started by Claven2‎, 10-04-2010 10:07 PM
    16 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 16
    • Replies: 156
    • Views: 91,999
    10-03-2021, 04:37 AM Go to last post
  5. Helmet Group Purchase

    Guy I got the Bubba Spanish Mauser also had helmets at his house so I went to ID them for him. At the time I was of the opinion he had two Iraq...

    Started by Aragorn243‎, 09-25-2021 11:20 AM
    group, helmet, purchase
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 388
    09-29-2021, 09:48 PM Go to last post
  6. Question Help Needed - WW2 Russian Ammo Tin?

    Hi guys, I'd appreciate any info./help that can be given in confirming the identity & age of an ammo tin that I recently acquired. I believe it's...

    Started by mwnok2070‎, 09-12-2021 02:52 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 624
    09-17-2021, 02:04 PM Go to last post
  7. US MILITARY CANTEEN VIETNAM ERA ID

    Hi,i got this canteen and i would like to know the name of this maker A-G-S thank you

    Started by 84mmcarl-gustav‎, 09-15-2021 07:22 AM
    canteen, era, military, vietnam
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 199
    09-15-2021, 07:22 AM Go to last post
  8. Some of my bigger gear

    Thought I would show some of my larger pieces of ordnance that have found their way to a good home. Picked the Centurian 20Pdr shell case @5 years...

    Started by CINDERS‎, 05-11-2021 02:04 AM
    6 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 6
    • Replies: 56
    • Views: 5,956
    09-11-2021, 04:47 AM Go to last post
  9. French M51 helmet

    Found this in my LAS 2 years ago just as COVID ramped up. It was still there when they reopened this year and although it is not part of my...

    Started by BEAR‎, 07-19-2021 05:30 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 1,360
    09-05-2021, 07:46 PM Go to last post
  10. New finds

    I saw a pic at an online auction and threw in a bid. The picture didn't have scale but it looked like 2 small artillery shell casing (37mm or...

    Started by lawrence_n‎, 09-03-2021 05:14 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 418
    09-04-2021, 10:52 AM Go to last post
  11. Seeking information on British "medic" canteen

    Found one of these on eBay last night. Buy it now so I did after some very limited research. They apparently are somewhat rare and having never...

    Started by Aragorn243‎, 08-24-2021 08:01 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 1,282
    09-03-2021, 09:50 PM Go to last post
  12. Help on US armed forces original jacket with Alpha MA-1 style but M-65 type fabric

    Hi. In the 90s I used to have a jacket that was a little older than that (i think) and I never saw again. Perhaps you can help ID it. It was an...

    Started by SebaJJJ‎, 09-02-2021 11:42 AM
    alpha, armed, fabric, forces, help finding, jacket, m65, ma1, original, style, tanker jacket, type
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 216
    09-02-2021, 11:42 AM Go to last post
  13. Eisenhower Jacket

    I learned a lot today. Yesterday I picked up an Eisenhower jacket at an antique shop. Debated on it for quite a while. Price wasn't bad at $48...

    Started by Aragorn243‎, 08-15-2021 09:03 PM
    eisenhower, jacket
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 446
    08-30-2021, 02:49 PM Go to last post
  14. British Made US Canteen Cover

    Couldn't believe my luck today. Found a canteen and cover for $10 at a flea market today. Figured it was a post war Japanese kit but turns out it...

    Started by Aragorn243‎, 08-14-2021 10:34 PM
    british, canteen, cover, made
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 674
    08-30-2021, 01:08 PM Go to last post
  15. Medal Ribbons

    I found these medal ribbons today which I thought people may like to see. For me the interesting ones are the pair of duplicates with the pre-war...

    Started by Flying10uk‎, 08-07-2021 10:25 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 497
    08-30-2021, 12:57 PM Go to last post
  16. Unusual Ammo Carrier

    I purchased this ammo carrier a while ago because I hadn't seen one before, it looked interesting and was reasonably priced. I wondered if anyone...

    Started by Flying10uk‎, 08-06-2021 04:01 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 22
    • Views: 1,985
    08-30-2021, 12:48 PM Go to last post
  17. First Canadian made plastic canteen made in 1960

    Hi,i would like to know the manufacturer of the Canteen ,marking on the bottom is small bottle with PB with 1960,any info will appréciated. Ref:...

    Started by 84mmcarl-gustav‎, 07-23-2021 03:19 PM
    1960, canadian, canteen, made, plastic
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 591
    07-23-2021, 03:19 PM Go to last post
  18. Verdun Battlefield pick-up

    In a previous post about bayonets I mentioned a good WW2 vet who passed away and left me some militaria that he had picked up when he visited the...

    Started by BEAR‎, 07-20-2021 03:10 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 622
    07-20-2021, 03:12 PM Go to last post
  19. USMC WW2 Poncho

    Hi, I am new to the site, so not sure if my thread should be posted here, if it isn’t, I am sorry. About 2 years ago, I bought a WW2 USMC Poncho...

    Started by JGRojas90‎, 01-11-2021 04:44 PM
    poncho, usmc, ww2
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,077
    07-19-2021, 01:44 PM Go to last post
  20. ID this Ammo belt??

    Disregard...found it.

    Started by J-ROD‎, 07-17-2021 12:04 AM
    ammo, belt
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 458
    07-17-2021, 12:04 AM Go to last post

+ Post New Thread
Page 1 of 48 1 2 3 11 ... LastLast

Forum Information and Options

Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts
More than 15 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with unread posts
More than 15 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with no unread posts
Closed Thread
Thread is closed
Thread Contains a Message Written By You
You have posted in this thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts