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Tailor made South African Officers KD Bush Jacket

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    As said, a KD Bush Jackerd tailored for an Officer (possibly a temporary captain) of the Union of South Africa Defense Forces. it is odd that it should have short sleeves (what about mosquitoes?). I am wondering wether Lieutenant/Captain NicholasA. Clark could be somehow researched...
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    Short sleeves are commonly seen in period photos, though why is another matter. I don't know how easy it is to research SA servicemen.
    Regards,

    Jerry

    Whatever its just an opinion.

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    old thread - but you can look here to research
    http://www.justdone.co.za/ROH/main.php?page=main

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    Wow, not my usual area at all but I really like the look of this one. To my eye's it looks spot on, but as I have said "not my area". I truly hope it is what it pertains to be as it "oozes" that colonial influence. Leon.
    "Always do sober what you said you'd do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut." Ernest Hemingway

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    Looks fine.

    Cheers, Ade.
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