VietNam Era Items

93 Items For Sale

M-14 Magazine Pouches

$20.00 ($4.00 S&H)

Near mint, unissued canvas pouches for M-14 magazines. Two are dated 1967, while the third one has no date, but is definitely of that period. I have three of these pouches at $20 each, or take all three for $55.




Air Force Patches - Lot of 38

$40.00 ($7.00 S&H)

Nice lot of AF Patches, all for one money.




1967 Dated Duck Grenade Carrier

$25.00 ($6.00 S&H)

In near mint condition and has the leg ties. Nicely marked inside top flap.




Web Belt w/ Brass Fittings

$12.00 ($6.00 S&H)

Nice belt in good, but used condition.




M-1956 Suspenders - 2nd Pattern

$12.00 ($6.00 S&H)

Have three sets of suspenders, all in good but used condition. Have all straps and fittings. They are sold at $12 each or take all three for $30.




M1961 Combat Field Pack (Butt Pack)

$12.00 ($5.00 S&H)

Have several of these packs in used condition, but all there. They are $12 each or take all three for $30.




Black Leather Hip Holster

$10.00 ($7.00 S&H)

A black leather holster for wear with a web belt. In near mint condition, but no markings anywhere. It is the holster on the right.




173rd A/B Brigade

$25.00 ($2.00 S&H)

One tab and two variations, no glow.




1971 MA-1 Flight Jacket

$95.00 ($12.00 S&H)

Just a super looking Man's Intermediate Flight Jacket, dated 1971 and in Medium size. It will be sent in the Flying Coveralls box I found it stored in. Near mint condition.




Snake Bite Kit

$30.00 ($7.00 S&H)

A complete Cutter Snake Bite Kit as found in survival kits and were handed out as well.




Pilot's Clipboard - MIB

$35.00 ($8.00 S&H)

Type MXU-5 Pilot's Clipboard, new in box. Pre 1964 as there is no zip code on address.




Black "Corcoran" Jump Boots

$75.00 ($10.00 S&H)

A nice pair of black Corcoran cap boots, jump boots, in size 11. They have been used and are still in great condition.




1961 Dated NOS Snake Bite Kit

$60.00 ($7.00 S&H)

I have two of these Mint NOS sealed Snake Bite Kits, still sealed in their original wrapper. They measure 2 1/4" by 4 1/4" by 2". They are being sold at $60 each.




Mint NOS Vehicle 1st Aid Kit

$65.00 ($10.00 S&H)

I have two of these and they are both still in the original brown paper wrappers and tape. Made by the "Everready First Aid Corp., NY, NY" and the address is pre-zip code, so before 1964. I have no idea what is in them, they weigh almost five pounds each and measure 2 1/2" by 8 1/2" by 13". They are marked as a Type II, Size 2 and are being sold at $65 each.




Ripstop Jacket & Pants Set

$60.00 ($10.00 S&H)

A nice set to one soldier by the name "Washburn". Jacket is size Medium Long, with name and US Army tapes. The pants are around a 30 inch waist and a 28 inch inseam. They have the cargo pockets with tie downs and the legs have the draw strings at the ankle. The set is not mint, but they are not abused either. Just a great look to them.




Field Jacket with CIB Patch

$20.00 ($10.00 S&H)

The jacket is dated 1978 on the spec. tag and is a size small long. Its in great shape and has a subdued CIB patch on the left breast. This would have been worn by a Vietnam veteran. A price you can't afford to pass on.




Air Force Sewing Kit

$5.00 ($3.00 S&H)

A neat little leather cased sewing kit with some contents. The scissors are not part of the kit, just to hold the kit open while I took a picture.




1974 Dated Goggles - MIB

$20.00 ($7.00 S&H)

Mint in box, goggles still in bag, with extra lenses.




9th Division Sweetheart Pin - Vietnam

$20.00 ($3.00 S&H)

A great looking 9th Division/US Forces Vietnam sweetheart pin. Both pins are marked to "Whittemore & Co. Attleboro, Mass.".




OD Utility or Laundry Bag

$10.00 ($6.00 S&H)

A nice large bag in near mint condition and marked with "US".




NAF Cam Rahn Bay EM Mess Token

$5.00 ($1.00 S&H)

A neat little 10 cent token from the EM Mess at Cam Rahn Bay. It measures about the size of a dime.




American Legion "Vietnam The Wall" Coin

$5.00 ($4.00 S&H)

This is a 1 1/2" diameter non-magnetic coin by the American Legion, "Vietnam The Wall". I have two of them at $5.00 each.




Vanguard Box for Sr. Lt. Shoulder Marks

$5.00 ($3.00 S&H)

An empty box for display purposes.




75th Ranger, A/B Tab

$25.00 ($2.00 S&H)

Very nice example of 75th tab, 1st Bn. Does not glow.




101st A/B Patches

$6.00 ($2.00 S&H)

Only have the one on the right left and it has a little staining to the eagle's neck.




Navy Training Books

$18.00 ($7.00 S&H)

A 1964 booklet, "Navy Life Begins at Boot Camp" and two nice training books "The Keel" from 1966 and 1974 at Great Lakes, Ill. All for one money.




Gas Mask - Anti-Dim Cloth

$2.00 ($2.00 S&H)

From the Vietnam era, tins with the anti-dim cleaning cloth for gas mask lenses. They are $2 each or all three for $5.




Enlisted Collar Insignia - Special Forces

$30.00 ($7.00 S&H)

Mint in box, by Vanguard Insignia Co.




Enlisted Collar Insignia - Military Intell.

$18.00 ($7.00 S&H)

Nice set in box, mint condition and by Vanguard.




Enlisted Brass - Quartermaster

$6.00 ($3.00 S&H)

The only one for sale is the Gemsco QM set for $6. The Aviation set is sold.




Enlisted Collar Insignia - MIB

$10.00 ($7.00 S&H)

Have the following enlisted insignia "Mint in Box" by Vanguard. Calvary, Chap. Assist., Natl. Guard Bureau, Unassigned, 2-Judge Adv. and 2-Inspector General. They are being sold at $10 a box, or take all eight boxes for $50.




Bottle of Iodine Water Purification Tablets

$3.00 ($7.00 S&H)

Carried by soldiers and also in survival kits, these bottles of Iodine Tablets are dated 1974. I have a total of four bottles, they are $3 each, or take all four for $10.




728th MP Bn. Cup & Saucer

$15.00 ($8.00 S&H)

A great looking cup and saucer for the 728th MP Bn. You had to reenlist to get one of these, that sounds like a fair trade to me!!




1962 P-38 Can Opener & Unopened Pack

$6.00 ($1.00 S&H)

There are two "Kay Tool" P-38 can openers, one is dated 1962 and the other is in an unopened pack. Both for one money.




"Chieu Hoi" Message - M-16 Ammo Bag

$10.00 ($1.00 S&H)

Nice looking plastic bag, 4 1/2" by 7 1/2" and dated 1970.




Chap-stick / Hot Climate

$5.00 ($2.00 S&H)

Just what you need to finish off your locker display. Still has chap-stick in it. Nice shape.




VN MX-991/U Angle Head Flashlight

$20.00 ($7.00 S&H)

In near mint and working condition. It has an extra red and blue lens. They don't get any nicer. Have another one, same condition with extra clear and red lenses at $20, or take both for $35.




1974 1st Aid/Survival Kit

$65.00 ($6.00 S&H)

This kit was inspected in 1981, but it is dated 1974. It is wrapped in plastic and I would think that it is all there. I have not opened it, but I would think that it is all there. The two plastic halves look to be full.




VN Survival Fishing Kits

$55.00 ($6.00 S&H)

I have two, unopened Survival Fishing Kits at $55 each. Your choice or take them both for $100.




VN Bandages, Compress & Swabs

$3.00 ($6.00 S&H)

These are all in white boxes. There are 4 Triangular Bandages, 3 Gauze Compress and 10 First Aid Antiseptic Swabs. They are sold at $3 each.




VN Bandages & Medicated Ointment

$3.00 ($6.00 S&H)

These are all in brown/tan boxes and unused. 2in. Bandage Compresses (4 ea.), Medicated Ointment (4 ea.) and one 3in Gauze Compress. These are sold at $3 each.




USN Distress Light Marker

$20.00 ($6.00 S&H)

A USN distress light marker, as used in survival situations such as going into the water. These were also used by aircrews when flying over water. I also have one that is still in the box, at $25.




1971 Survival Dye Marker

$28.00 ($6.00 S&H)

Near mint 1971 dated survival dye marker pack.




B-Unit Crackers, Cookie - Unopened

$10.00 ($6.00 S&H)

I have four unopened cans of B-Unit Crackers/Cookie. These are one of the foods that everyone wanted. I liked these and the Spaghetti dinners. They are priced at $10 each, or take all four for $36.




1966 Dated Book "Paratrooper"

$22.00 ($5.00 S&H)

A 120 page, hard cover book on what it takes to become a Paratrooper. Filled with photo's and text, from WW2 to Viet Nam era. I found one page with a small tear, otherwise great condition.




Sailor's Items

$28.00 ($3.00 S&H)

A small grouping of items to H. C. Smith, USN. Included are a single dog tag and chain, two medals and a neat bullion patch/pin. All for one money.




Red Cross Flag - Ambulance & Marker

$38.00 ($4.00 S&H)

This is for a NOS Red Cross marker/ambulance flag, still in the plastic and original box. Mint shape.




1965 Mess Kit w/ Utensils

$25.00 ($7.00 S&H)

A 1965 mess kit with US marked fork and spoon.




Air Force Navigation Computer

$45.00 ($6.00 S&H)

Got a pair of Air Force Navigation Computers. One of them is a Jeppesen Computer, dated 1955 and the other is a CPU-26A/P Dead Reckoning Computer with a 1964 date. Excellent condition on both. Both for one money.




VN Survival Kit - Cereal Bars

$15.00 ($6.00 S&H)

Here are three cereal bars as found in survival kits. Rice Corn Flake, Cereal Bar Granola and Corn Flake Bars.




USN Pea Coat

$35.00 ($12.00 S&H)

A very nice VN era Navy Pea Coat in 44L and dated 1975. It is named to "J.D.Thompson".




Sea Water Distillation Kit - Dated 1966

$75.00 ($8.00 S&H)

This kit has never been opened and the plastic case is as like it was just issued. A great addition to any VN Survival collection.




VN Era CBN Cards

$8.00 ($1.00 S&H)

These two cards for Chemical, Biological or Nuclear Attack are dated 1956 & 57 and are the type carried during the VN War. Both cards for one money. Excellent condition, just folded to fit into a wallet.




VN Era - US Army Patches

$10.00 ($1.00 S&H)

One is embroidered and the other is in bevo.




U.S.Naval Seacadet Corp. Patch - Bullion

$32.00 ($3.00 S&H)

The Seacadets were established in 1958, with the first unit formed in 1959. This organization was to expose 11 to 17 year olds to the prestige of public service and for entry into the USN if that is the branch they would choose. Great looking patch.




1963 M-14 Tech Manual

$22.00 ($3.00 S&H)

A nice Tech Manual on the M-14 Rifle and the M2 Rifle Bipod. Dated January 1963 and has a little dirt on the cover, inside perfect.




1957 Survival Book

$15.00 ($3.00 S&H)

A neat pre-war 1957 dated Survival Field Manual. The front cover has a crease and the back part of the book has some water stains....maybe some of that Vietnam weather?




"The Nam" Comic Books

$12.00 ($4.00 S&H)

Three copies of "The Nam" comic books, printed in 1988, but would look neat in a Vietnam era collection. There are two different and one extra.




1967 Dated Life Raft - U.S.Army

$180.00 ($20.00 S&H)

Here is a 1967 dated U.S.Army Type LRU-3/P Life raft with a 1972 dated Co2 cannister. It even has the WW2 style reflector paddles. I don't think the raft would ever be able to be used, but when do you see them. It's not a basket case, but it ain't mint either. It is all been re-issued in a 1987 dated Cold Climate Survival Kit Bag. Would make a neat looking display. Postage will be actual cost of shipping.




VN Era CO2 Cannisters

$20.00 ($7.00 S&H)

I have four of these cannisters with 1965, 69 and 74 dates. Three are still full, one is spent. Nice VN era survival item and all for one money.




1967 Dated Survival Sea Anchor

$20.00 ($6.00 S&H)

This is a near mint Sea Anchor, used to keep small survival life rafts or pilots in Life Vests in a stationary position in water. This one is dated April 1967.




1965 Dated USN Dress Shoes

$55.00 ($8.00 S&H)

A great looking pair of Officer's Dress shoes in a size 6 1/2. Just what you would need to finish off that mannequin display. The shoes are by "Hanover Shoes" and the heels are "Goodyears".




VN Tropical Combat Coat

$45.00 ($8.00 S&H)

I've got six Tropical Combat Coats in used condition that were used by an Air Force veteran. I have one x-small regular, and five that are either small short or regular. They still have AF stripes on them, except for two of them. They are $45 each or take all six of them for $225.




K-28 Flying Suit

$95.00 ($8.00 S&H)

A great looking flight suit by Skyline Clothing Corp. in a size Medium Reg.




K-2B Flight Suit Dated 1964

$95.00 ($8.00 S&H)

A super nice example of the K-2B Flying Coveralls in Large Short and dated 4 September 1964.




Pilot's Survival Whistle/Compass

$15.00 ($6.00 S&H)

A neat combination whistle, compass and match safe for use by pilots and aircrew. Excellent condition. Made by "Survivo".




Starched Fatigue Shirts & Pants

$25.00 ($8.00 S&H)

I've got three short sleeve fatigue shirts, just the way they came from the military laundry, stiff as a board. I have a 1967 & a 1972, the third shirt has no date, but is of that period. They are priced at $25 each. I have one pair of pants, dated 1972 and they are $30.




Fatigue Shirts & Pants

$25.00 ($8.00 S&H)

I've got two long sleeve shirts and two pair of pants. These were to an Air Force veteran who served two tours. The shirts are 15 1/2 X 31, dated 1970 & 1971 and they are $25 each. The pants are size 32 X 29. The 1971 dated pants are $30 and the 1972 pants were never worn or laundered, they are $40.




Navy G-1 Leather Flight Jacket

$150.00 ($12.00 S&H)

A great looking G-1 Flying Jacket in a size 40 that is in wearable condition. It is dated 1971.




Air Force Ike Jacket

$65.00 ($10.00 S&H)

I didn't know they still had these jackets during Vietnam. Got this straight from the veteran, it is a size 39s (dated 1951) and the pants are 32 X 29, they are all in great shape. I got all of his ribbons, but I put them on the uniform, so they are probably not in the right order. Comes with a belt and his overseas hat.




Aircraft Protective Mask w/ Bag

$65.00 ($10.00 S&H)

This is the first one of these I've ever found. It's a gas mask dated both 1962 & 1964, complete with it's cannister filter and wired for microphone hookup within the aircraft. The bag reads "Aircraft Protective Mask" and has all it's straps. The rubber parts are still very supple. Neat VN Era item.




Christening Bottle - USS Savannah AOR-4

$1,275.00 ($15.00 S&H)

A super grouping of christening material for the USS Savannah (AOR-4) that saw service in the Vietnam War. Included in this grouping are; the actual bottle that was broke over the bow of the ship with its metal casing and presentation box, a presentation piece of wood from #1 Keel Block, a fantastic presentation photo album of 26 color photos to Vice Admiral Ralph L. Shifley and his wife, who was the Sponsor that broke the bottle on the Savannah. There are two nice photo's of Mrs Shifley breaking the bottle and one of the piece of wood kiel being presented to the Admiral. Vice Admiral Shifley was a 1933 graduate of USN Academy and became a Naval Aviator in 1937. He commanded Bombing Group 8 off the USS Bunker Hill during WW2 and was awarded the Navy Cross. The USS Savannah (AOR-4) was a Fleet Replenishment Oiler and saw service in Vietnam from May 1970 to October of the same year. She supplied the fleet off the Vietnam coast and made six swings into the Gulf of Tonkin. The USS Savannah was awarded one Battle Star and a Meritorious Unit Commendation for service in Vietnam. She was taken out of service in 1995.




Black Leather Shoulder Holster

$125.00 ($7.00 S&H)

A very nice example of a black leather shoulder holster, as worn by Helicopter and Airplane Pilots and crews. Made by "Bolen Leather Products Inc. and looks to be all there and in great shape.




Survival Kit/Life Raft Sea Marker

$18.00 ($5.00 S&H)

This is for one can of "Fluorescein Sea Marker" and it is dated 1974. This was used to mark the water around a life raft to be seen by rescue planes from above. This can is still full and the seal was never broken.




Survival Kit Drinking Water

$20.00 ($6.00 S&H)

This is for two cans of drinking water, that is found in various survival kits and life rafts. The cans are not perfect, but they are full and will help make a nice survival display.




M1 Garand Ammo Bandoleer Dated 1967

$23.00 ($2.00 S&H)

Nice six pocket bandoleer for the M1 Garand as carried in Vietnam or by National Guard Troops during the period, before they goy their M-14's or M-16's. The front reads: "Cal/30Ball M2 - 8RD Clips - LC 42503" and the reverse has: "K.P.I.-7/67". In excellent condition.




M1956 Combat Suspenders - 2nd Pattern

$15.00 ($6.00 S&H)

Near mint example of the M1956 Combat Suspenders and this pair has a 1958 date. They are marked "R" height under 68 inches.




1975 Ames Folding Shovel w/ Carrier

$95.00 ($10.00 S&H)

A real nice 1975 dated Ames folding shovel with nylon carrying case.




1967 Mess Tin with Utinsels

$25.00 ($6.00 S&H)

The mess tin is made by "Regal" and dated 1967, the utinsels are not dated, but were in the tin when I bought it at auction. The mess tin is in excellent condition.




"Red Horse" 556 Civil Eng. Sq Patches

$100.00 ($5.00 S&H)

This is for all of the following patches. Two 556 Civil Engineering Sq. color patches, five Red Horse arc's, four theater made "US Air Force" and four rank stripes.




VN Damp Climate Matches

$5.00 ($2.00 S&H)

Right from a veteran, these are full, mint packs that will help fill out your display. How many of these survived and in this condition. They are being sold at $5 each or all six of them for $25.




Vietnam Bandages in Packs

$25.00 ($5.00 S&H)

I selling a group of sealed Bandages dated 1972 and 1973. All for one money and all in unused condition.




1972 Field Dressing in Package

$14.00 ($3.00 S&H)

Here is a pair of 1972 dated First Aid Field Dressing, Camouflaged in their packs and both for one money. Excellent condition.




Surgical Prep Blades - Two Boxes

$18.00 ($3.00 S&H)

Here are two boxes of Surgical Preparation Razor Blades that are dated 1971 and 1973. Great condition.




1973 Dated Ammonia Inhalant Solution

$10.00 ($3.00 S&H)

A nice box of Ammonia Inhalant Solution Ampuls in their 1973 dated box.




1973 Dated Petro Gauze in Package

$12.00 ($3.00 S&H)

This is a sealed package marked "Gauze, Petrolatum, Sterile" and is dated May 1973. Mint condition.




Post VN War Survival Mirror

$25.00 ($5.00 S&H)

This survival mirror is mint with it's box. It looks to be dated 1976.




1st Aid/Compass Pouch with Dressing

$35.00 ($5.00 S&H)

This is a pouch/case for a first aid packet or a lensatic compass. It is dated for what looks to be 1968, but I can't be sure. It comes with a cardboard boxed 1st aid dressing and the packet for burn cases. Great medical item. Excellent condition.




Survival Compass - SRU-16/P Kit

$65.00 ($3.00 S&H)

This compass is from a SRU-16/P Minimum Survival Kit that was introduced in 1962 and was considered a "onetime use item". These kits were located in a small pocket attached to a torso harness or inside a parachute pack. These are tough to find anymore as they are small and easily lost.




MX-993/U Straight Flashlight

$15.00 ($5.00 S&H)

Nice looking flashlight made by "Fulton". It needs a bulb and most likely new batteries, but it looks like it would work.




97th Division Ashtray

$40.00 ($8.00 S&H)

A nice heavy metal ashtray that measures 7 5/8" in diameter and stands 1 1/4" high. It is marked Barracks & 1961 on the rim and has the 97th Division Trident in the center. It is marked "Made in Canada" on the reverse. In used, but great condition.




Extreme Cold Weather Mask

$15.00 ($3.00 S&H)

Nice unused example of the cold weather mask, complete with the neck piece. This is from an Army pilot from the early 1970's.




Extreme Cold Weather Mitten Set

$20.00 ($5.00 S&H)

An unused set of the Cold Weather Mittens, consisting of the mitten shells and liners. This is from an Army pilot from the early 1970's.