Mess - Green Howards Sgt A British Army Green Howards SNCO mess uniform consisting of jacket, trousers and waistcoat. Red wool jacket with Sergeant's chevrons, embroidered GH collar dogs and staybrite GH buttons. Green wool waistcoat is full backed and has staybrite GH buttons. Trousers have zip fly, hook/eye waist fastening, braces buttons, and 1" stripes. Shirt and braces usually available as options.
Date: Jacket 1997
Sizes:Jacket approx 36/38" chest. Trousers 32" waist. Actual measurements are:
Chest Width (laid flat): 19.5"
Jacket Waist (width, laid flat): n/a, worn open.
Waistcoat Waist (laid flat): 16"
Trouser waist: 32.5" (nothing to let out)
Inside Leg: 31" (+1" to let down)
Condition: Overall good condition. Clean and damage free, other than a few pin-head sized spots to jacket lapel, the trouser zip has lost it's pull-tab - zip is operable. Trousers are in good overall condition, although lightly creased and with a light mark to the crotch area which should wash out. There are a couple of black threads above the Sgt's stripes which can be removed.
Items are sold as seen, and described as accurately as possible. Please note that all items are used and therefore a certain amount of wear is to be expected. Any fundamental defects/deficiences are stated. Many items have been tailored and therefore sizes may be approximate.