Each item has a link to a picture of it, at least the ones with a link.
|Field cap||Feldmütze||M-43 w/2 buttons, w/trapazoid style insignia or separate skull &
No metal insignia. M-38 also accepted.
|Helmet||Stahlhelm||M-35, M-40, M42, M43 are acceptable.|
|Helmet Cover||Tarnhelmüberzug||With rocker clips, NO drawstrings.|
|Camo smock||Tarnjacke||Any SS pattern Palm or Planetree preferred|
|Shoulder Boards||Schulterbretter||White piped|
Quality reproduction from an approved dealer.
(Lost Battalions, At The Front, Bill Bureau's, 1944 Militaria)
|Belt Hooks||Gurthaken||For use with internal suspension straps in tunic
How to install those little buggers: M-36-40 M-42-43 & HBT
|Trousers||Lange tuchhose||Quality reproduction from an approved dealer.|
|Suspenders||Hosenträger||Cord end type|
|Shirt||Hemd||Fieldgray or gray|
|Marching boots / Jackboots||Marschstiefel||Boots should have leather soles. Toe irons &
hobnails are optional.
(Contrary to the popular mainstream belief boots were issued with & without irons and nails.)
West German jackboots are acceptable if the buckle is removed & the flap sewn shut. East German are NOT acceptable.
|Low boots||Schnürschuhe||Option to the marching boot, correct style boot, brown or black, w/leather soles. Heel & toe irons, & hobnails are optional.|
|Gaiters||Gamaschen||Should be worn with low boots|
|Glasses||Maskenbrille||Round rim style original or approved repro|
OTHER NOTES ON UNIFORMS
Click here to see the early war uniform
Camo--- All SS patterns are accepted.
44 dot camo has a limited use as it is restricted to 1944 & later
scenarios, therefore it is not a wise choice as a first purchase. Italian
camo for uniforms, is only accepted by event, it is not barred from this
unit but is not recommended.
Feldbluse and trousers---
You will have 1 (one) year from being accepted into this unit
to have all the required minimum uniform pieces. East German uniforms are
Grooming--- Proper military style haircuts, NO hair touching the ears or collar. NO facial hair