Kampfgruppe Steiner

A multi-impression Heer unit representing the German soldat in WWII

Tier II Uniform and Equipment Items 

By now, you should have all of the Tier I items and are ready to start Tier II. This Tier will encompass the rest of your field gear and tentage.

Issue Item

Preferred Vendors

Stahlhelm- Helmet Model 1935,1940, or 1942. Shells must be refurbished originals with new liners. Ask A.O. about decals and style of finish of the helmet shell (factory new vs reissue).

Spaten mit Trager- Shovel with carrier. May be either the standard straight or folding shovel. Must be identical postwar (Dutch flat or folding) or original/period correct shovel! East German not allowed. Shovel carrier needs to be made of presstoff!

Gasmaske mit Trager- Gas mask and gas mask can. You must have an original gas mask in the can! Original cans only. Please have your can restored with new paint, so we suggest getting a rusty original that you won’t feel bad redoing. No Bundeswehr Straps, quality reproductions only.

Gasplane mit Trager- Gas sheet with bag.

Patronentasche- Kar98 Ammo pouches. Must be high quality version. Please, no originals as they will rip in the field.

Tragegestell- Combat suspenders (Y-straps). Must be high quality suspenders.

Zeltbahn- Shelter quarter. You will be required to own two (2) of these. 2 quarters make half of a tent. ATF reproduction or originals are recommended. No Sturm!

Zelt Accessories- Proper tent rope, pegs, and poles. You will be required to have at least four (4) pegs, two (2) poles, and proper rope.

Feldbluse Bandage- You will need a pocket sized bandage for your feldbluse. Hence the small rectangular pocket on the inside of your Feldbluse.

Sweater- Standard wool knit sweater. V-Neck, Crew Neck, or Turtle Neck allowed.

Toque- Head wrap, keeps your neck and ears warm.

Scarf- Standard grey scarf.

Handschuhe- Wool gloves.

Sturmgepack- A-Frame assault pack. At The Front only.

German Helmets Inc (Factory Helmet Style Restorations)

Ebay/ Militaria Shows

At The Front (Original Folding Shovels)

1944 Militaria (Original Flat Shovels)

Ebay/ Militaria Shows

At The Front (Original restored cans)

Kriegsende Militaria (Reproduction Straps)

Continental Militaria (Reproduction Straps)

At The Front (Original restored bags)

At The Front (Reproduction Sheets)

cocomomo77 Ebay (Reproduction Pouch)

Vincent Smid (Hidden and exposed straps)

At The Front (Excellent reproductions)

Ebay/ Militaria Shows (Originals)

At The Front (Reproduction stakes, pole, rope.

Kelleys Militaria (Reproduction stakes, pole, rope.

Original or reproduction

Richard Underwood (Roll Neck)

At The Front (V Neck)

At The Front

Kelleys Militaria

Any Vendor

Any vendor

At The Front (Excellent reproductions)

Ebay/ Militaria Shows (Original)