Two tone Normandy found camouflaged Gasmask canister ID’ed to Peter Konrad, KIA 19-6-1944


A very nice original two tone Normandy camouflage gasmask canister named to Konrad , Lg. Paris, L37114 . The canister still retains its bright camouflage colours and a Feldpostnumber inside the lid L37114 referring to the following units:

(Mobilmachung-1.1.1940) 3. Batterie
Reserve-Festungs-Flak-Abteilung 331
(30.7.1941-28.2.1942) 4. Batterie Reserve-Flak-Abteilung 497
(12.3.1943-7.9.1943) 6. Batterie gemischte Flak-Abteilung 497 (v)
(23.4.1944-24.11.1944) 24.8.1944 6. Batterie gemischte
Flak-Sturm-Abteilung 497 (v)
(25.11.1944-Kriegsende) 5.1.1945 12. Batterie Flak-Sturm-Regiment

The canister was found in Normandy after the battle. Peter Konrad was killed in action on 19.06.1944 in Neuilly, Normandy and is buried at La Cambe, Block 28 Row 9 Grave 349.

Overall a stunning one looker two-tone camouflage gasmask canister in used condition which is very hard to find!

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