Bag, Field, M-1936, 1941, 1941, 191st Field Artillery Battalion, 3rd Army (Patton)
Genuine WWII US M-1936 field bag, khaki canvas, manufactured by Atlantic Products Corp. and dated 1941. Issued in lieu of the haversack to officers and other personnel, such as airborne troops and tank crews.
Initials H.E.R. have been handwritten with white paint on the reverse, above stenciled mentions Battery F and 191 FA. In very good used condition, the present musette bag is complete and retains its shoulder straps.
The 191st Field Artillery Battalion landed on Utah Beach on August 13, 1944 with their 155mm Howitzers and were attached to Combat Command A of the 4th Armored Division the following week.
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