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German WWII Uniforms
Luftwaffe Major of Signal Troops Tunic

Luftwaffe Major of Signal Troops Tunic

Tunic is made of blue grey wip cord type wool with open collar with four patch pleated pockets with four button front, buttons are all the silver aluminum type with pebbled finish. Collar has silver aluminum twisted piping around edge with light brown collar tabs with hand embroidered silver aluminum bullion wire, tabs are machine sewn to collar. Shoulder boards have twisted silver aluminum braid with light brown underlay and are sewn in. Breast eagle is hand embroidered in silver aluminum bullion wire with grey blue wool backing. Tunic has Iron Cross ribbon in first button hole, on the left breast pocket there are loops for two badges with loops above pocket for ribbon bar. Right breast pockets has one set of loops on the bottom edge of pocket for Spanish Cross or maybe for German Cross, not to many signal troops got the German Cross. The inside is lined with light bluish grey silk rayon material with one inside pocket and cloth strap with D ring for edge weapon. Overall color are still nice and bright, tunic has some moth nips and some wartime repairs, some of the nips are noticeable other are not, but if you are several feet away most are not noticeable, also has normal field wear and age. Still this tunic looks nice and will display nice. Low Exc. $1000.00