Jacket: Insulated with a soft synthetic lining. Heavy-duty zipper front closure with 2 snap closures at the base of the jacket. Officer quality soft fur collar. Zippered chest pockets - the left pocket has a holster with a lanyard and clip for securing a pistol. Two lower open slash pockets. Knit cuffs. D-ring and tab adjustments at the skirt of jacket. Reinforced elbows. Internal left chest pocket.
Pants: Bib overall style pants with felt upper portion and the same soft synthetic lining as the jacket for the remainder of the inside of the pants. Elasticized suspenders. Zipper front closure. Pockets on the front of each thigh with dual snap closures. Large zippered pass-through pockets on each hip. The back of the waistband is elasticized. Knife pocket with snap closure on the right leg with lanyard for securing the knife. 2 d-rings on right leg and 1 d-ring on left leg. Zippered pant cuffs with stirrups that keep the soldiers pants tucked into his boots.
This is the uniform Desmond used for the photos on page 109 in his book “Camouflage Uniforms of the Soviet Union and Russia”.