MILITARY UNIFORMS IN EUROPE 1900 2000 Volume Two

MILITARY UNIFORMS IN EUROPE 1900   2000 Volume Two

Senior-Corporal, Infantry Regiment, c.1956 The original pattern uniform (49.4) continued to be worn until gradually replaced by camouflage uniforms similar to those worn by the German Army during World War Two. The Piast eagle badge was ...

Author: R Spencer Kidd

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 9781291187465

Category: History

Page: 170

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This book (Volume Two) gives an historical overview of 51 countries whose armed forces served in Europe 1900-2000, together with uniform descriptions. Includes 204 full colour paintings of the regular armies, marines, airforce and para-military troops engaged in land exercises, operations and warfare in Europe, including non-European troops serving in Europe. Each entry is accompanied by a history and description of the uniforms illustrated. The author and illustrator Ron Kidd, has been interested in both police and military history, uniforms and insignia since he was a school boy in the 1950's. He has visited over 300 police and military museums world-wide, and has written and illustrated a number of magazine articles on both police and military history and uniforms. He is a member of both the Military Heraldry Society and the Military Historical Society.
Categories: History

MILITARY UNIFORMS IN EUROPE 1900 2000 Volume One

MILITARY UNIFORMS IN EUROPE 1900   2000 Volume One

1943 Lightweight tropical uniforms were commonly worn as a summer uniform in such countries as southern France, ... The trousers are made from Italian M1929 camouflage material (54.3); this was frequently used for German uniforms, ...

Author: R Spencer Kidd

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 9781291187441

Category: History

Page: 204

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This book (Volume One) gives an historical overview of 36 countries whose armed forces served in Europe 1900-2000, together with uniform descriptions. Includes 200 full colour paintings of the regular armies, marines, airforce and para-military troops engaged in land exercises, operations and warfare in Europe, including non-European troops serving in Europe. Each entry is accompanied by a history and description of the uniforms illustrated. The author and illustrator Ron Kidd, has been interested in both police and military history, uniforms and insignia since he was a school boy in the 1950's. He has visited over 300 police and military museums world-wide, and has written and illustrated a number of magazine articles on both police and military history and uniforms. He is a member of both the Military Heraldry Society and the Military Historical Society. It is anticipated that Volume Two will be published in 2013.
Categories: History

The Book of Camouflage

The Book of Camouflage

DPM – An Encyclopaedia of Camouflage, London (2004) Forbes, P., Dazzled and Deceived, London (2009) Goodden, H., ... T., Camouflage, London (2007) Peterson, D., Waffen SS Camouflage Uniforms & Post-War Derivatives, London (1995) ...

Author: Tim Newark

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 9781472802934

Category: History

Page: 104

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From its origins to its use in combat today, 'The Little Book of Camouflage' tells the history of camouflage in conflict. Its conception, its uses and the colours are looked at, as well as the key patterns such as the German uniforms of World War II, the ever-recognisable American type worn during Vietnam and the British DPM forming a sort of recognition guide to the various patterns in use in the armies of history and present day. Illustrated throughout with the patterns themselves and images of camouflage in use, Tim Newark presents a quick and detailed look at the most prolific camouflage patterns.
Categories: History

Department of Defense Appropriations for Fiscal Year 1985

Department of Defense Appropriations for Fiscal Year 1985

MARINE CORPS RESERVE PersonQUESTION : Please explain with specificity how your CENTCOM tasked units will be issued desert camouflage uniforms , identifying the locations and quantities of present stocks of these uniforms and procedures ...

Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Appropriations. Subcommittee on Defense

Publisher:

ISBN: UCAL:B4681681

Category: United States

Page: 1214

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Categories: United States

Uniforms of the US Army Ground Forces 1939 1945 Volume 4 Denim and Hbt Clothing

Uniforms of the US Army Ground Forces 1939 1945  Volume 4  Denim and Hbt Clothing

Similar in construction to the M1943 HBT Trousers, these are constructed of camouflage printed HBT cotton with a green, brown, and tan splotch pattern on the outside, and a desert splotch pattern of browns and tans on the inside.

Author: Charles Lemons

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 9781312781788

Category: History

Page: 146

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This is the 4th volume of a multi-volume set of books covering the Uniforms of the U.S. Army Ground Forces of World War II. This volume contains photographs and descriptions of Blue Denim and Herringbone-twill uniforms - including the camouflage uniforms. It also contains information on the issue of the uniform items, as well as the known manufacturers and the stock numbers associated with the clothing.
Categories: History

Modelling and Painting World War II German Military Figures

Modelling and Painting World War II German Military Figures

There are 165 photographs and 365 watercolours covering uniforms of all nations involved in the conflict. ... Peterson, Daniel, Europa Militaria No 17: Wehrmacht Camouflage Uniforms and Post-War Derivatives (Crowood, 1998) Peterson, ...

Author: Michael Farnworth

Publisher: The Crowood Press

ISBN: 9781785004841

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 176

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The step-by-step building and painting guides in this book illustrate figures in scales from 1/150 to 1/32, which equates to wargame figures sizes from 10mm to 54mm. There are painting recipes featured for twenty- five uniforms covering the main branches of the Wehrmacht. These are: Afrika Korps; Fallschirmjager (parachutists); Feldgendarmerie (military police); Gebirgsjager (mountain troops); Heer (army); Panzer (tank crews); Waffen SS and U-boat crew. Preparation and assembly of white metal and plastic figures is covered in detail, and tutorials include techniques for building a wargames army quickly. Foreword by Rick Priestley it will appeal to all historical wargamers, particularly those interested in WWII and those interested in diorama making and figure modelling. Gives painting recipes for twenty-five uniforms covering the main branches of the Wehrmacht. The latest materials and techniques are covered which will benefit beginners as well as experienced modellers. Superbly illsutrated with 291 colour images.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

20th Century Military Uniforms

20th Century Military Uniforms

This tankman wears a 1944 - issue camouflage two - piece in a distinctive foliage pattern . The SS were the pioneers of camouflage during World War II and , as far back as 1940 , issued camouflage uniforms . The uniform here replaced a ...

Author: Chris McNab

Publisher:

ISBN: 0760730946

Category: Armed Forces

Page: 320

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300 uniforms from around the world.
Categories: Armed Forces

Brassey s Book of Camouflage

Brassey s Book of Camouflage

Select Bilbliography Beaver , M.D. , and Borsarello , J.F. , Camouflage Uniforms of the Waffen SS , Atglen , 1995 . Richardson , F.S. , Camouflage Fabrics both plain and printed for military use by the German SS and German Army ...

Author: Timothy Newark

Publisher: Brassey's (UK) Limited

ISBN: STANFORD:36105020161902

Category: Camouflage (Military science)

Page: 144

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This volume covers the history and development of camouflage. Modern camouflage appears in everything from soft pastel grey-greens to wildly exotic flourescents.
Categories: Camouflage (Military science)