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    My question is a very straightforward one indeed: did British officers sometimes wear black ammo boots instead of the usual brown leather ones during the Second World War?

    Regards,

    Didier

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    I have seen a few colour illustrations of British officers wearing black ammo boots during WWII, hence my question...

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    So, here is a colour photo of the Queen Mother inspecting the Black Watch of Canada in England, in August 1940.

    Question about British officers' ammunition boots

    Question about British officers' ammunition boots

    The reason why I was asking was because, for want of something better, I have chosen a pair of post-war black ammo boots to give my D-Day mannequin its final touch.

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