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I don't know where the photo was taken, but I don't believe it was taken at Camp Lejeune. These Marines are wearing jungle utilities and we were forbidden to being them back with us, so they would not have been wearing them at Lejeune. And too, Marines were not in a location in 1964 where they would have been issued jungle utilities. Second, 1/3 is a 3d MarDiv unit and would not have been at Lejeune. Lejeune is the home of the 2d MarDiv and in 1964 the 3d MarDiv and 1/3 were on Okinawa. The locale and uniforms appear to me to more likely actually be 1967.
 

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Interesting. The Stoners obviously had 30 rd mags as is evidenced by the Stoner mag pouches in the last photo. I wonder how an effective 30 rd mag could have been developed for the Stoner in 1966 but it took until about three years later for Colt to develop a reliably functioning 30 rd mag for the AR?

I have two of the Stoner mag pouches available if anyone is looking for them.
 
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