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#1 10-11-2016 00:23:43

RoyA
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Registered: 16-04-2016
Posts: 39

M35 LW DAK

EF66 Lot Nr. 3860
You can make out the decals peeking out from under the camo.

http://afrikakorps.forumcrea.com/img/avatars/afrikakorps/big/2930_lw_dak-13.jpg

http://afrikakorps.forumcrea.com/img/avatars/afrikakorps/big/2930_lw_dak-14.jpg

http://afrikakorps.forumcrea.com/img/avatars/afrikakorps/big/2930_lw_dak-15.jpg

http://afrikakorps.forumcrea.com/img/avatars/afrikakorps/big/2930_lw_dak-16.jpg

http://afrikakorps.forumcrea.com/img/avatars/afrikakorps/big/2930_lw_dak-17.jpg

http://afrikakorps.forumcrea.com/img/avatars/afrikakorps/big/2930_lw_dak-18.jpg

http://afrikakorps.forumcrea.com/img/avatars/afrikakorps/big/2930_lw_dak-19.jpg

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#2 10-11-2016 02:33:05

NZMark
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From: New Zealand
Registered: 08-04-2011
Posts: 1059

Re: M35 LW DAK

Wonderful!


Student & Collector of WWII German Tropical Militaria

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#3 10-11-2016 10:03:38

herrzark
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From: GREECE
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Re: M35 LW DAK

Great!!!


http://i574.photobucket.com/albums/ss190/herrzark/de15a06e-209f-43dc-b28b-50aa3c94774c_zps6n2y3euw.png

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#4 10-11-2016 10:29:33

don_kihotis7
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From: Cyprus
Registered: 05-09-2013
Posts: 2477

Re: M35 LW DAK

Stunning. A double decal M35 in tan camo color. How often do we get to see this.

I am glad that no one went for decal digging on this one and it's also great that the paint cracked just over the decals allowing us to see them.


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#5 10-11-2016 23:49:36

zip3120
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Re: M35 LW DAK

awesome helmet
Marco

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#6 11-11-2016 11:10:27

The Magpie
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Registered: 29-06-2011
Posts: 646

Re: M35 LW DAK

Agian just Outstanding ! Odds on its for a 20mm or 88 crewman.

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#7 11-11-2016 21:03:29

RoyA
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Registered: 16-04-2016
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Re: M35 LW DAK

The Magpie wrote:

Agian just Outstanding ! Odds on its for a 20mm or 88 crewman.

My thoughts as well. Thanks for the kind comments fellas.


FlaK 88 of a LW ground unit hit on the shield by a British 40mm tank grenade, North Africa November, 1941

http://afrikakorps.forumcrea.com/img/avatars/afrikakorps/big/2930_north_africa_november_1941_an_88mm_flak_gun_of_a_german_luftwaffe_ground_unit_was_hit_on_the_shield_.jpg


FlaK 88 deployed in an anti-tank role, Bir al Hakim, near Tobruk, North Africa, Jun 1942


http://afrikakorps.forumcrea.com/img/avatars/afrikakorps/big/2930_german_army_88_cm_flak_18_gun_deployed_in_an_anti-tank_role_bir_al_hakim_near_tobruk_north_africa_ju.jpg


FlaK 88 in Tunisia

http://afrikakorps.forumcrea.com/img/avatars/afrikakorps/big/2930_germans_fire_an_88mm_gun_in_tunisia.jpg

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#8 11-11-2016 21:04:38

RoyA
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Registered: 16-04-2016
Posts: 39

Re: M35 LW DAK

Captured DAK helmets showing the variety of colors used

http://afrikakorps.forumcrea.com/img/avatars/afrikakorps/big/2930_12617610925_91b67b668a_b.jpg

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#9 11-11-2016 23:04:14

herrzark
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From: GREECE
Registered: 06-01-2015
Posts: 324

Re: M35 LW DAK

yikesyikesyikesyikesyikes


http://i574.photobucket.com/albums/ss190/herrzark/de15a06e-209f-43dc-b28b-50aa3c94774c_zps6n2y3euw.png

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#10 19-11-2016 10:42:02

msteve21
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From: Australia
Registered: 05-12-2011
Posts: 397

Re: M35 LW DAK

+Wonderful to see such a classic DAK helmet, a great addition to your collection
MSteve

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#11 11-12-2016 15:16:34

Sebastian.V
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From: Paris
Registered: 06-04-2011
Posts: 1932

Re: M35 LW DAK

That gun was a true winner...

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