Afrika Korps

Uniform & Kit Requirements
21st Panzer: Afrika Korps
Panzerjager & Panzergrenadiers

New Members:
  1. Please check with the Unit Commander before purchasing any uniforms !
  2. This is an additional uniform option. You do not require any of the kit  listed before attanding your first event.
  3. All Afrika Korps Panzerjager & Panzergrenadiers are expected to be able to parade with the Minumum Uniform, Kit and Weapons Requirements
  4. We only do a small number of events as DAK therefore this is all optional extra kit at the discretion of the individual member

Minimum Uniform Requirements

M35 Steel Helmet
M40 Tunic (olive green cotton twill)
Shirt (olive green cotton)
Belt (olive green cotton webbing)
Belt Buckle – Got Mitt Uns
Trousers (olive green cotton twil)
Webbing Belt or Hangers
M41 Canvas Ankle Gaiters (olive green cotton twil)
Ankle Boots (brown/olive green 1/2 leather/canvas)

Minimum Equipment Requirements:

K98 Ammo Pouches
K98 Bayonet and Hanger (olive green webbing)
Gas Mask Canister and straps (tin painted sand coloured)
Bread Bag (olive green)
Entrenching Tool and hanger (fixed or foldable head olive green webbing hanger)
Water Bottle (bakelite, canvas webbing straps)

Minimum Weapon Requirements:

K98 Rifle (Blank fire on a F.A.C. or deactivated if not viable)

Insignia

M40 Litzen (collar tabs, green or pink stripes)
M40 Shoulder Boards (olive green with green or pink piping)
Breast Eagle (olive green bevo silk type)

Optional Uniform:

Field Cap (olive green cotton, red lining for ariel observation)
Four Belt Hooks for Tunic (helps support weight of ammo pouches etc)

Optional Weapons:

Generally anything used from 1939 to 1945, eg p38, mp40, mp44, panzerfaust,
stick grenades, egg grenades, mg34, 42 etc

Optional Equipment:
Y-Straps (olive green webbing)
A-Frame (olive green webbing)
Goggles British/German