Vintage US Army M-1965 M65 Field Jacket Vietnam War Era Size Small made with cotton sateen.
Patches : Pathfinder, Combat Infantry badge and Parachutist badge (picture #8) ; US Army South (Sixth Army, picture #9) ; 101st Airborne Div (picture #10) ; 199th Inf Bde 1966/1970 (picture #11) ; Staff Sergeant (Picture #10 and #11)
The M-65 field jacket was widely used by United States forces during the Vietnam War and became a classic used by the U.S. troops in several other wars all around the world.
The M-1965 jacket was initially designed by Alpha Industries and was made from OG-107 (Olive Green Shade 107) water repellent and wind resistant cotton-nylon sateen. The fabrics was made by Burlington Fabrics.