Thanks guys for your comments.
Great tunic FB. Nice to see the machined sewn tabs. This can also be found on four pocket SA tunics.
Further data. A pleasing image and one which ruptures un warranted generalizations, especially of those who have never seen nor, surely, owned such a tunic. Said tunic was once the property of Bob Coleman and Darryl Pajot before I bought it a decade or so ago.
It is not from the Russian Filmkostumfundus.
Us and them - and after all we’re only ordinary men. Me, and you - God only knows it’s not what we would choose to do. Forward he cried from the rear, and the front rank died, and the general sat and the lines on the map moved from side to side.
- US & THEM, THE DARK SIDE OF THE MOON - PINK FLOYD
I was messing around with the camera today and wanted to update the thread with a final photo. The belt/buckle and cross strap rig all came back from the war together.