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    Hi WRF members My mrs came home from a few days visiting her friend in another town and bought me home this merchant marines officers jacket .(found and a local opp shop) can anyone give me any info on it .? any guesses of and age would be great too .
    cheers matty
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    WW II 8 button style. British maybe ?
    I don't recognize the cuff rank.

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    made in china a fake. LOL.

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    It's australian or british I'm unsure which .Brit commonwealth I'm pretty sure of that .lol harry ....

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    probably the rank just below Captain 1st officer?.

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    The phone number is reasonably long and that implies the jacket is not very old, as early phone numbers have relatively few digits. I would guess 1960's.

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    I agree with Douglas, my girlfriend's father was a Chief Engineer in the MN for 25 plus years. His uniform which he was wearing in the late 80s is very similar to this, I don't think they changed much at all. Cheers.

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