You Think You Know Your Uniforms – Check to See if You Do! 50 Amazing Images of WWII Uniforms

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A Military uniform is the standardized dress worn by members of the armed forces and paramilitaries of various nations. Military dress and military styles have gone through great changes over the centuries from colorful and elaborate to extremely utilitarian. Military uniforms in the form of standardized and distinctive dress, intended for identification and display, are typically a sign of organized military forces equipped by a central authority.

82nd Airborne, Sicily, 1943

01 – M2 helmet with camouflage net
02 – M1942 jacket
03 – M1942 trousers
04 – M1934 wool shirt
05 – boots
06 – M1936 main belt with M1916 holster for the Colt M1911 pistol
07 – M1936 webbing
08 – M1A1 carbine
09 – M2A1 gas mask
10 – M1910 folding shovel
11 – M1942 canteen 12 – M1910 bag
13 – dog tags
14 – M1918 Mk I knife
15 – M1936 backpack

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