Vintage 1954 US Army Uniform
LIMITED ITEM. SURPLUS - USED, Small amount of DAMAGE on one side of collar. Once they are gone we may not get any more. SOLD AS IS - NON REFUNDABLE.
The Army uniforms during 1940's and 1950's remained pretty much unchanged. Made of wool. The tunic had four front pockets with brass eagle buttons. This particular example has several patches on it.
This sleeves display various patches. The right sleeve has a WWII US 35th Infantry Division Patch with a Master Sergeant Rank patch below, three service stripes on left sleeve denoting 18+ months in combat and WWII Army Air Corps Meritorious Unit Commendation Military Patch. The left sleeve has a 5th Army Shoulder Patch with a Master Sergeant patch below and six overseas service stripes on the right sleeve denoting 36+ months overseas.
Features of the Jacket:
- Condition: Excellent w/small amount of damage to one area on left collar, All buttons are in excellent condition, All patches in Excellent condition but need to be tacked on the jacket a little better, Interior of jacket is in perfect condition
- Size: 39 R
- Rank: Master Sergeant Patches
5th Army Shoulder Patch
- WWII US 35th Infantry Division Patch
- WWII Army Air Corps Meritorious Unit Commendation patch
- Service Stripes patches and Overseas Service Stripes patches
- Inside -inside pocket: Men's Wool Coat, Army Green 44, Size 39-R, Contract No. 775 Date 10-16-54, Spec No: Purchase Description, Stock No: 8405-00-19728, Pattern Date: 1 July 1954, Phila Q.M. Depot, Inspector 400
- Inside - outside inside pocket is the pressing instructions
- Size 36R
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