The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Regimental Museum and Archives

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Title D-Day LT Respirator Bag
Date 1943/08/18
Description Army green canvas bag with yellow (dirty) straps. Two metal connecting pieces on back. Long carrying strap fastened to metal ring on either side. Pocket on each side under strap fastened with snap. Metal fastener (strap with metal tip) used to close main flap. Two pockets inside; one unfastened pocket in the back lining, one pocket (for dimming compound) fastened with a snap on the bottom of bag. Strap inside. stitching and half a snap on bottom.
Catalog Number 01186.2
Object Name Bag
Material Metal/Fabric
Dimensions H-22 W-13 L-15 cm
Condition Good
Event World War, 1939-1945
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Notes Written in pen on back: "B41601 RSM RP Gladw(?) 2nd 10th Dragoons 24th F. CORCE CAO.

Written on inside: "LIGHT W MECCO 3/43" "42"

Written on Strap: "57 IN LIGHT 11 M&CO