Unknown Denison smock

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    Reiska
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    Unknown Denison smock

    Post by Reiska on Tue Apr 23, 2013 5:35 pm

    Unknown Denison smock. Made in the UK by J&S Franklin. I've read that it was made for the Kenyan Army, but I don't know for sure.







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    Re: Unknown Denison smock

    Post by Tommo on Wed Apr 24, 2013 11:35 am

    J&S Franklin copy of the last Denison ('72 Pattern). Some of these were sold to un-named African nations.

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    Re: Unknown Denison smock

    Post by koalorka on Wed Apr 24, 2013 7:29 pm

    They supplied Kenya with the Denison smock in the 1970s, but was never able to determine if Kenyan examples were marked in any special way.

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    Re: Unknown Denison smock

    Post by CollectinSteve on Wed Apr 24, 2013 11:46 pm

    I doubt they would be. That would cost extra and African nations aren't that interested in spending money they don't have to. The Franklin items I have aren't specially marked and they were said to have been made (initially) for a rebel group contract and then later sold to Uganda.

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