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felt overboots look altered
Old 05-20-2019, 11:09 PM   #1
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Default felt overboots look altered

re this item https://fjm44.com/product/first-pattern-felt-overboots/

it would seem the boots here have actually received a field customised reinforcement, not actually part of normal manufacturing process with the type 1...
its 'unissued condition' description is therefore a little confusing! thoughts?
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Old 05-21-2019, 03:43 AM   #2
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Additinal leather at front is not a factor made , and probably was field improvement.
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Old 05-21-2019, 05:13 AM   #3
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exactly my thoughts. cannot really determine when alteration was made either, post war etc.
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