$175.00

SKU: US16222 Categories: , Product ID: 3862

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CARRIERS – WOOD, CLIP, CHAUCHAT (HOLDS TWO CLIPS), FROM A WOOD FOOTLOCKER ID’D TO “LT. W.Y.BORRESEN, MACHINE GUN CO./ 315 INF.” (79TH DIV.). WE HAVE 3 CLIP BOXES (MAKER MARKED “SK.Y” ON SIDE), ONE HAS A CANVAS CLEANING ROLL INSIDE, WHICH IS ONLY FAIR CONDITION SHOWING HARD USE AND EMPTY OF CONTENTS. THE BOXES ARE OD GREEN, ALL EXC CONDITION WITHOUT THE POST WAR “SA” MARKINGS. WITH THIS IS A COPY OF A PHOTO SHOWING THIS BOX IN USE WITH A DOUGHBOY BEING TRAINED BY A FRENCH CHASSUER SOLDIER IN FRANCE. IT IS CLEARLY VISIBLE ON THE GROUND PROVING THESE WERE DEFINITELY USED IN FRANCE AS EARLY AS 1917. PRICED EACH.