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Long leather trench coat authenticity - HELP please !

Article about: So the story goes like this - my grandfather took a trip in Germany after the WWII, and he bought this leather coat. So he told me that this coat is actually a german officer coat. The coat

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    Quote by Wagriff View Post
    suddenly black leather trench coats were instant pariah's.
    Very true, I saw a young bloke swanning around the Bovington tank fest last month in a black leather trench coat thinking he was the cat's meow but all I saw was a complete d!ckhead wannabe...sad, I used to think they were pretty cool.

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    Quote by Glenn66 View Post
    Very true, I saw a young bloke swanning around the Bovington tank fest last month in a black leather trench coat thinking he was the cat's meow but all I saw was a complete d!ckhead wannabe...sad, I used to think they were pretty cool.
    They always turn up at such events. You should hear some of the tales I'm told by these morons when I'm selling poppies. I suppose they just want to feel part of something.
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