U.S.WWI 5TH DIVISION SOLDIER’S COMBAT TUNIC.
Although American tunics from WWI are quite common, this British made example is a rarity, constructed in the standard British colour and weight of cloth being a good upper medium size with insignia to the right hand shoulder as the tunic is viewed of a red diamond on a khaki backing of the 5th Division. Rank stripe and service strip to both sleeves, all U.S. patinated buttons fitted with 61st Regimental crossed rifles badge fitted to the upper collar. No moth damage or staining. The 5th Division were a regular division of the U.S.Army and was the first organisation to leave for overseas, the division was made of the 6th 11th 60th and 61st regular army infantry regiments. The division saw much service on the Argonne front.
Code: 70827 Price: 325.00 GBP