Royal Lincolnshire Regt. Pioneer Sgt. A British Army '49 Pattern Battledress uniform consisting of blouse and trousers (shirt, tie, braces not included but available as options). Blouse by H.Edgard & Sons Ltd dated 1956, with original insignia - "Royal Lincolnshire" shoulder titles, Sergeant's chevrons , Assault Pioneer qualification badge, 49th Armoured Division "Polar Bear" and East Anglian Infantry Brigade insignia. Trousers by Clifford Williams & Sons dated 1954.
A contemporary wool shirt, and a modern wool tie/braces can be added as options. Various '37 pattern belts and anklets are available on the website.
Blouse/Trousers are a genuine set direct from estate of the original owner, a regular Sgt in the Royal Lincs who passed through reserves and into TA as a commissioned officer.
Blouse labelled Size 15. Height 5'11-6', Breast 42-43", Waist 37"-38". Actual measurements are:
Chest Width (laid flat): 22"
Jacket Waist: 18"
Trousers labelled Size 3. Height 5'3-5'4, Waist 31"-32", Seat 37"-38", Leg 29". Actual measurements are:
Trouser Waist: 30.5"
Inside Leg: 28"
Condition: Generally good clean condition. Blouse has moth hole approx 5mm to lower front near buttons (see photo #15). Right arm has a small rip (approx 10mm) along edge of Sgt's chevrons, moth hole approx 5mm near elbow (photo #14) and a few loose stitches to edge of East Anglian badge. Trousers have three small holes to right upper thigh (see photo #13), a couple of areas of surface moth tracing (not holes) to right leg pocket and below knee.
Shirts. All in good used condition unless stated otherwise. Pls feel free to contact us for details/photos of specific trousers/shirts prior to ordering.
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.
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