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Whether you are interested in becoming a re-enactor, or are just curious about the gear that the airborne used, this is a good place to start. Is everything listed? NO! When you think you have it all listed or know it all, you'll be surprised and proven wrong. This is just a helpful list.
If you are interested in joining our group, jump to the "Join" page to read about our equipment program.
M-1942 Paratrooper Uniform (Normandy)
Jump Boots (worn by some for the entire war)
M-1943 Paratrooper Uniform (Market Garden and Bulge)