Item Id: UC23047
Heer Gebirgsjäger Leutnant's Late War M36 Combat Tunic
Tailor made M36 tunic constructed of field-grey combat cloth. Bottle green collar, six button and dual hook and catch positioned at the forward neck line for front closure. Four pleated patch front pockets with scalloped button down flaps and Deep french cuffs. Machine sewn to the collar is a pair of Heer officer’s collar tabs with green rayon center stripes. To the shoulder’s is a pair of matching sew-on shoulder boards made of Russian braid on green wool backing. Above the right breast pocket is a Officer’s style breast eagle neatly hand sewn in place. Sewn to the left breast pocket is Award loops for one award. East front ribbon is pinned in place above the left breast pocket and a Iron Cross 2’nd class 1939 ribbon hand sewn to the second button hole. Hand sewn to the right upper sleeve is a Gebirgsjäger officer’s bullion embroidered Edelweiss insignia on dark green backing, neatly hand sewn in place.
Inside and sleeves are fully lined with light grey rayon cloth and white striped rayon to sleeves. There is also a dagger hanger sewn slash opening located to the left hip and the original dagger hanger is still present.
Tunic shows light and even signs of age and use all over. The insignia match perfectly in condition and are original to the tunic. Outside with light wear, with some more wear to the collar and end of cuffs (as expected). Inside with some light sweat stains, especially visable to the white sleeve lining. There is only one wear hole and it’s fortunately located to the lining.
Untouched Gebirgsjäger Officer’s combat tunic In very good, still used condition. Don’t miss out on this one!!