A WWII Officer's tunic that comes with...

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  1. jschare

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  2. Edward

    Edward Member

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    and the description says; ...but in the pocket was an unused prophylactic. Fits like a 38 chest or so.
    so um, that was a well hung dude! :D
     
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  3. B-Man2

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    And therein lies the difference between the officers issued uniform vs an enlisted mans issued uniform. Officers were expected to be prepared for all encounters with the enemy . Even if they were the opposite sex .:rolleyes:
     
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  4. ausreenactor

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    Officers are generally responsible for most 'cock ups' so makes sense to have something on hand..
     
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  5. Smithy

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    That's brilliant! That started my day with a smile :)
     
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    And therein lies the difference between English and US English, a rubber here is what you find on the end of a pencil, an eraser to you guys! Like the thought of the original owner thinking he might get lucky!!
     
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  7. Smithy

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    Same back home in NZ. I remember we had this Yank exchange student at school in the 6th form and he sniggered and guffawed the entire year when anybody mentioned if they "had a rubber" :)
     
  8. Justin B

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    Small world, that's my uniform auction listing! You should have seen my face when I discovered it in the pocket o_O
     
  9. B-Man2

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    You have to love the guys optimism.
    I bet he probably had a couple in his bail out kit as well! ;)
     

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