USN/US Marine vests issued between the 1940s - 1950s were generally issued to mechanic or engine room personnel. This type vest was made of poplin fabric, Alpaca or wool is used inside, closed by a zipper, the overall structure is very simple, warm performance is good.
This USN Deck Vest made of OD color custom-made poplin cotton fabric (about 7oz, which is similar to the gram weight of the original version). It is water and oil proof, which will weaken with the increase of washing times.
Based on original version add two curved pockets like Deck Hook Jackets, were added to make it less monotonous and more practical. It can be worn with a shirt, or in a sweatshirt, or with a leather jacket.
OD color custom-made 7oz poplin cotton fabric
Water and Oil Proof
Lining is flocking wool blends. 80% Wool,20% Polyester
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