1952 Canadian battledress pants

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These vintage pants were made by the Maritime Pant Mfg. Co Ltd. on July 25, 1952 for the Canadian Navy. They are marked size 15, for a height between 5’11” and 6′ with a waist between 37-38 inches and a breech between 43-44″. They are marked with the broad arrow.

Waist (side to side): 18-1/2″ (doubled = 37″)
Outseam: 45″
Inseam: 31″
Rise: 14″

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1949 denim battledress jacket

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This vintage jacket was made in 1955 by Prices Tailors Ltd to the 1949 Battledress Pattern. It is a British Army size 13, for someone 5’11” to 6′ with a 39-40″ chest. By the measurements, it is pretty oversized.

Chest (pit to pit): 24″ (doubled = 48″)
Shoulder to shoulder: 19″
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 27″
Length (base of collar to hem): 23-1/2″

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1958 Australian Ike Jacket Battledress

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This jacket was made in 1958 by the Commonwealth Government Clothing Factory in Bank Street, South Melbourne, Australia for the Australian army. It is marked a size 13 in their military sizing. Please refer to to the measurements for a good fit.

Chest (pit to pit): 23″ (doubled = 46″)
Waist: 17″ (doubled = 34″)
Shoulder to shoulder:19-1/2″
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 24-1/2″
Length (base of collar to hem): 22″

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Belgian Leather Jerkin

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This vintage leather jerkin was made in 1952 for the Belgian military. It is a similar model to that used during WWII by British forces. This one has yoked shoulders, a four button front, and a blue-gray blanket wool lining. Tweed jacket pictured under the jerkin not included.

Chest (pit to pit): 23″ (doubled =46″)

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