Field Laundry, Bath, and Clothing Exchange
IDENTIFICATION AND DESCRIPTION
Shirt. The wool-nylon flannel shirt (NSN 8405-00-188-3791 thru 3794 and 3798) is made essentially of shrink
resistant 16 ounce olive green shade 108 nylon and wool cloth conforming to MIL-C-11065. The shirt has two breast
patch pockets with buttoned flaps and a pencil pocket in left breast pocket; front facing interlined with a strip of
polyester/cotton twill cloth for reinforcing buttons and button-holes; six 4-hole, 30-line sewing buttons securing shirt front,
two such buttons securing cuffs, one button on each pocket for securing the flap; and a nylon collar lining for comfort.
The shirt tail has a square design to permit wearing either outside or inside the trousers. For further identification see
The wool trousers (NSN 8405-00-231-7199 thru 7213) are made essentially of 18 ounce wool serge cloth, olive
green shade 108. The trousers are made with a grow-on waistband, single needle construction; with seat and leg seams
pressed open and flat; two side pockets; two hip pockets and a waistband lining pocket with button and buttonhole
closure. The trousers have outlets at seat seam, belt loops, suspender straps, suspender buttons, and waist adjustments.
For further identification see figure 5-2.
Figure 5-1. Shirt, cold weather field, wool/nylon, olive green shade No. 108.