German M40 Tropical jacket Heer German uniform
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- Product Code: SKU00481
TROPICAL TUNIC M40 WITH INSIGNIA
Used since 1941, the shape was very close to the M36 but with a fabric made of cotton such as hemp in officially color green olive. Four pockets with flap folds and pointed, metal buttons painted in olive green, with sleeves slit and two metal buttons to adjust the size, split on the back for easy movement and an open collar. The jacket is a faithful copy of the original, internally reinforced by cotton rough, on the right and left side there are two series of three holes to adjust the hooks to support the belt and the front is the pocket for the medication. The buttons are set through a system of metal hooks on the jacket.
The M40 tropical jacket will be not only used in North Africa for the Africakorps, but very often on the Italian front and in every where the climate condition suggest a more light jacket in the hot seasons and to be used as an alternative, or in place, to the drillichjacke the hbt tunic and well know like reed green for the collectors.
The jacket is prepared with the most realistic and historically correct insignia choose by you and sewed in the most common way you can find in the original jackets.
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