90th IDPG Original Research


How to Travel Light: Packing Tips for the Seasoned Reenactor

Published: July 30, 2008
Updated: December 30, 2013
Author: Mike 'Squirrely' Ellis

How to Travel Light: Packing Tips for the Seasoned Reenactor is an examination and reconstruction of original photographs for the whats and hows of WWII GI equipment and accessories.

A visual study intended for reenactors to re-examine their own impressions utilizing photographic sources of their own unit, rather than a singular reliance on period manuals or folklore.

It has been 5 years since we published "How to Travel Light". We've traveled far and wide and figured it was about time to give things a second look.

Click here for “How to Travel Light” – 11.7 mb Adobe Acrobat File


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This file may be freely further distributed, including via direct link, email, and use on smart phones / tablet readers. Due to copyright by several parties it may NOT be sold or used for financial gain in any form. This includes putting it as part of a CD collection on ebay, or selling it off a table at the next flea market. If you’d like to post it on your website, please let us know. If you have any additional information to include, also let us know. Enjoy.



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