Romanian Military History Forum - Part of Romanian Army in the Second World War Website

  Reply to this topicStart new topicStart Poll

> Y-Straps
Posted: April 13, 2007 07:58 pm
Quote Post


Group: Members
Posts: 9
Member No.: 1383
Joined: April 10, 2007

On another topic, I picked-up a set of y-straps at a gun show a few weeks ago. I think they're Romanian.

According to the Osprey book: "The cavalry and artillery had saddle bags rather than back packs and wore a y-yoke to support the belt. The Romanian yoke was of natural brown leather and the junction at the back could be either sewn or held together by a black metal ring."

Mine are of the black metal ring variety. Any opinions? WW2 or post-war?
PMEmail Poster
1 User(s) are reading this topic (1 Guests and 0 Anonymous Users)
0 Members:

Topic Options Reply to this topicStart new topicStart Poll


[ Script Execution time: 0.0223 ]   [ 14 queries used ]   [ GZIP Enabled ]