Issue sleeping bag, made in olive green canvas with white flannelette interior. 33 inch white plastic Ri-Ri zip with blue backing. The sleeping bag rolls up into the hood, which doubles as a stowing bag with carrying handle. Generally issued to specialist troops i.e. Mountain troops & often used by flight crews when flying at high altitudes.
Length without hood - 68 1/2 inches.
Rare item in unissued, near mint condition.
Illustrated in the excellent Schiffer book - Ruhetag: The day to day life of The German Soldier in WWII. (Vol 1: Health & Hygiene, Page 20)
- Product Code: 1981
- Availability: In Stock
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