French Foriegn Legion 1st REP Silk Scarf 1960s

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French Foriegn Legion 1st REP Silk Scarf 1960s

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Height80cm
Width75cm

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French Foriegn Legion 1st REP Silk Scarf 1960s

A nice looking item in good condition. Printed on silk.

This is for the 1st Foreign Parachute Regiment. a scrce item.

The 1st Foreign Parachute Regiment (French1er Régiment Etranger de Parachutistes, 1er REP) was an airborne regiment of the French Foreign Legion which dated its origins to 1948. The regiment fought in the First Indochina War as the three-time reconstituted 1st Foreign Parachute Battalion, the Suez Crisis and Algerian War, but was dissolved along with the 10th Parachute Division and 25th Parachute Division following the generals' putsch against part of the French government in 1961.

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