WW2 Leggings

S.Sgt. Ray Harris brought the first bunch of leggings over to CCC in 1969, with Sgt. Howard Suger bringing more over later. Only teams in Command & Control Central (CCC) Kontum wore the WW2 Leggings. Here you can see that the standard lacing has been replaced with "550" cord and…

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US Jungle Boots

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Panama Sole Jungle Boot In the early 1960s, a jungle boot incorporating most of the improvements developed since the end of World War II was issued to U.S. forces personnel in Vietnam. In the improved boot, the upper was made of cotton canvas duck, with leather for the toe and…

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“One-Zero” Jacket

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Party jackets: The black One-Zero jackets (1-0) were initially intended as rain jackets produced by CISO, but were discouraged by some team leaders since they made too much noise when worn. Although, according to Jason Hardy, some RTs did take them to the field and photos exist of the jackets…

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