SOUTH AFRICA BANDOLIERS
R1 Ammunition Bandolier
This bandolier dates from 1956 and has been found
filled with 7.62 mm ammunition. The stripper clips are
unmarked and are the same type that can be seen on the Belgium Stripper Clip page.
and Pics courtesy of Peter Wells.
Markings: EXPRESS AG 1956 (on very end of pocket area - the 'Express'
is badly stamped so may not be correct) and LOT74 (on one pocket).
Brass tab (1/8" wide which goes through hole in flap and
Strap connection: One
piece (doubled over and sewn), attached/sewn both ends.
area: 100 mm x
of shoulder strap:
1 meter exactly.
No. of Pockets: 5.