Item 2017.122 - US Army M-1951 Field Jacket Shell

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US Army M-1951 Field Jacket Shell


  • 27 June 1952 (Creation)

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Olive green cotton field jacket shell with four patch pockets, draw string at waist and around the bottom hem, and buttoned shoulder epaulettes. Fastens with a heavy metal 'TALON' zip and snap fastners. Stamped label and plastic buttons around the inside of the jacket show it would have been worn with a separate lining and hood. Size: Medium Regular / Chest: From 37 to 41 Inches / Height: From 67 to 71 Inches
Country of Design: United States
Country of Manufacture: United States
Keywords: Military uniform

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Colour/Print: Olive green
Label: Jacket Shell, Field M-1951 / A.C. Clothing Mfg. Co. / Cont. No. OM-28852, O. I. 17516 / Dated 27 June 1952 / Specification No. MIL-I-11448 / Pattern Date 13 Sept. 1951 / N. Y. O. M. P. A.

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