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Posted 5 years ago


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I am tring to find information on this mens long coat. Label reads
" three four one five " and has asian letters aound it. There seems to be white letter stamping hidden in some areas. Beautiful buttons and a very wooly collar. The coat is very heavy and has an inner brown fleece liner that cannot be removed, it is hand sewn in place. The color is the typical green miliary.. my pics do not really show this. Anybody ?

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  1. Chrisnp Chrisnp, 5 years ago
    The buttons have the insignia of the Chinese People's Liberation Army - The army of communist China.
  2. Finy Finy, 5 years ago
    Thank you !!! Great start for figuring where it is from !
  3. Chrisnp Chrisnp, 5 years ago
    No problem. Enjoy your research.
  4. Finy Finy, 5 years ago
    Thank you ! Love the research ! : )
  5. petey petey, 5 years ago
    As it has English writing...possibly South Korean Army ?
  6. mrmajestic1 mrmajestic1, 5 years ago
    If it is indeed Asian, I would say it's based on the M1938 Mackinaw jeep coat.
  7. mrmajestic1 mrmajestic1, 5 years ago
    I don't doubt that it's Asian, what I should have said if it's a Chinese copy of the American design.
  8. Finy Finy, 5 years ago
    The white numbers are not Asian but English . Does this mean it is a replica ? Thank you for posting the link to follow! You all are wonderful !
  9. Finy Finy, 5 years ago
    Hi all, I changed a picture to show a better view of the coat. My " model "could not believe how heavy it is !
  10. caspian, 2 years ago
    Broadly, it belongs to the category of '???' [jun da yi]. Basically a Chinese military coat. If you take clearer pictures, I can translate for you if you like. What did you end up doing with it?

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