Karkee Web: British & Empire Accoutrements and Personal Equipment of the Twentieth Century
This page lists all changes, updates, additions, and deletions to Karkee Web from January 2013 to present. For listings of changes we made before that date, see the archived pages linked below.
"What's New" Archives:
11th April 2013 - Added a 1915 dated pair of W.E. Patt. '08 Attachments, brace to the Pattern 1908 Pistol Equipment page.▫
11th March 2013 - Added an 2nd issue Holster for the Webley revolver and other additional photos to the Web Equipment Officers (R.A.F.) Equipment Carriers page. Added another example of the 2nd issue Patt. 1908 Haversack to the W.E. Patt. '08 Haversacks page. Added Canadian Order in Council P.C. 1838 / 1924 to the W.E. Patt. '08 List of Changes and Other Official Documentation page. Updated the page for the Harness, Carrying, Infantry in the Non-Patterned Equipment - Bulk Load Carriage section. Added ACI 1119 to the Non-Patterned Equipment - Bulk Load Carriage - Official Documentation page. Added photos of a Web Equipment Officers (R.A.F.) set for the Webley with 6-inch barrel to the W.E.O. R.A.F. Set Displays page.
3rd February 2013 - Added a Local pattern M-1 carbine magazine pouch to the W.E. Patt. '44 Equipment and Equipment Carriers: Basic Pouches page. Updated the text for the Canteen, water, Mark 1 on the W.E. Pattern 1958 Equipment and Equipment Carriers: Water Bottle and Water Bottle Carriers page. Added two (!) additional examples of the Holster, pistol to the W.E. Pattern 1958 Equipment and Equipment Carriers: Other Carriers page. Updated and expanded the First aid pouch section of the W.E. Pattern 1958 Components, Non-Pattern 1958 - Official Issue page. Added a Bayonet frog, with leather loops to the Bandolier Equipment, Pattern 1903 Associated Equipment page. Revised the Web Equipment for Officers, R.A.F., Fitting Instructions page to include excerpts from The King’s Regulations and Air Council Instructions for the Royal Air Force, 1939.
2nd February 2013 - Added a 1945 dated example of the W.E. Patt. '44 Rucksack to the W.E. Patt. '44 Haversacks and Rucksack page. Added a converted example of the Case, pistol, web, R.A.C. Mk. I to the W.E. Patt. '37 Associated Equipment - Attached page. Updated and greatly expanded the S.M.G. Pouch section of the W.E. Patt. '58 Non-Pattern 1958 - Official page. Updated the Sheath, knife section of the W.E. Patt. '58 Non-Pattern 1958 - Local page.
29th January 2013 - Updated the Pattern 1958 Components, Non-Pattern 1958 - Official Issue page to add a Runner, belt, with snap hook.
27th January 2013 - Updated the text and improved the PDF for Army Training Memorandum No. 45 (The Brooksbank Method), located on the W.E. Pattern 1937 Manuals page. Added Pattern "A" and updated the text for the Sten Bandoliers entry on the W.E. Pattern 1937 Associated Equipment, Slung Over, page.