Bosnian MARPAT field jacket

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    Bosnian MARPAT field jacket

    Post by CollectinSteve on Sat Dec 28, 2013 10:37 pm

    I bought this along with a legitimate B-H MARPAT uniform.  This is likely either private purchase or an official contract purchase.  The flag is hand stitched on, but the velcro was machine stitched at the factory. The buttons are also brown, which is contrary to usual US commercial practices. The buttons on B-H government issued uniforms are a similar brown. Anybody have any information?





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    Re: Bosnian MARPAT field jacket

    Post by Philip on Fri Dec 18, 2015 3:41 pm

    I've seen these more than once. So I guess it's not a private purchase.

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    Re: Bosnian MARPAT field jacket

    Post by CollectinSteve on Fri Dec 18, 2015 4:46 pm

    You could be correct. Maybe they had a supply shortage or there was a delay with the initial batch of domestic production?

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    Re: Bosnian MARPAT field jacket

    Post by Aldin on Sun Dec 20, 2015 9:05 am

    CollectinSteve wrote:You could be correct.  Maybe they had a supply shortage or there was a delay with the initial batch of domestic production?

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    As I have heard, first few batches were donated by US, only with Bosnian flag.

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