Shell Jackets

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Uniform Of The Union Army - Description - Variations
... Troops from Ohio or New York were equipped with dark blue shell jackets with shoulder straps and 12 small brass buttons down the front and colored tape around edges ... One of the more unusual shell jackets was worn by the 79th New York ... were issued loose-fitting blue sack coats with 4 brass buttons, based on the civilian work jacket, which remained in service during the Indian Wars ...
Shell Jacket
... The shell jacket is a garment used as part of a military uniform ... It is a short jacket that reaches down to hip level ... The jacket was first created in Austria ...

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