Original Soviet Russian Army Afghan War Officers Winter Parka - Size XL-XXL (chest 106-110cm) Original Soviet Army winter officers khaki/green colour cotton blend parka specifically designed for combat actions in Afghanistan 1979-89. This parka design was an innovation and served the specific needs during operations. For the first time ever the buttons were made plastic and flat and covered when closed up so they do not come off during crawling. Other features: elbow protectors velcro sleeve pockets (one on each side) two upper smaller front pockets with buttons and two lower larger pockets with buttons inside waterproof nylon pocket on the right hand side, special rubber pistol-shaped pocket on the left hand side wit a strong long (1m 20cm) cord with a carabin to hold a pistol fold away hood, hidden in the special pocket on the back behind the collar the buttons on the back of the collar are used to attach a thick fur winter collar - not supplied the inside liner is made of flannel inside size-adjusting cord in the waist and also in the lower part weight of parka: approx 1kg 630gr, colour: khaki/green These type of parkas were manufactured until the early 90's.
This one is dated 1991. The item "Original Soviet Russian Army Afghan War Officers Winter Parka Size XL XXL" is in sale since Thursday, June 4, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectables\Militaria\Surplus/ Equipment\Clothing". The seller is "fort-45" and is located in London. This item can be shipped worldwide.