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1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 7/21/2003 10:08:49 AM EST

Some of these picts were posted... but I have a small question. From the pict, it looks like he's carrying single-stack 1911 mags. I didn't know the 1911 is still being issued outside of SO.

http://www.usmc.mil/marinelink/image1.nsf/ae82f18a8e1b160b852568ba007e7e5e/9d1ee5598945442585256ce2003259c5/$FILE/030305-M-7371B-002.jpg


Correct me if I'm wrong...

~Newbie Dave
Link Posted: 7/21/2003 10:19:07 AM EST
[Last Edit: 7/21/2003 10:20:43 AM EST by DaveS]
rong!!!!!!!!!! [url]http://www.usmc.mil/marinelink/image1.nsf/ae82f18a8e1b160b852568ba007e7e5e/9d1ee5598945442585256ce2003259c5/$FILE/030305-M-7371B-002.jpg[/url] Dave S If I was really smart I would have told you how to get the picture itself posted. [BD]
Link Posted: 7/21/2003 10:24:40 AM EST
[url]http://www.ar15.com/forums/topic.html?b=3&f=118&t=165621&w=myTopicPop[/url] Marine Force Recon uses the 1911, modified to their specs.
Link Posted: 7/21/2003 9:31:04 PM EST
What kind of uniforms are those? I have only seen DEA recruits wearing khaki BDU's and only during training.
Link Posted: 7/21/2003 10:06:45 PM EST
Loads of departments wear them for training and other assorted work. Not sure about the military though.
Link Posted: 7/21/2003 10:14:12 PM EST
Originally Posted By Stickman: Loads of departments wear them for training and other assorted work. Not sure about the military though.
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Looks like nomex flight suits.
Link Posted: 7/22/2003 2:47:50 AM EST
more than likely its a CVC suit in desert tan. (what tank crews wear) little roomier cut. more pockets.
Link Posted: 7/22/2003 4:20:31 AM EST
[img]http://www.usmc.mil/marinelink/image1.nsf/ae82f18a8e1b160b852568ba007e7e5e/9d1ee5598945442585256ce2003259c5/$FILE/030305-M-7371B-002.jpg[/img]
Link Posted: 7/22/2003 10:02:23 AM EST
[Last Edit: 7/22/2003 10:34:03 AM EST by Lumpy196]
Marine Recon units use the Nomex flight suit as standard gear for C/T missions that might require breeching charges. Pics of them on the ground in Iraq had them in tri-color desert BDUs.
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