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1966 - 2005
This is a pair of M-1966 Jungle Boots used by the U.S. Military both during and after the Vietnam War. These boots are made from olive drab nylon and black leather. Near the arch of the boot, there are screen vents which were designed to keep your feet cool and dry. The sole of the boot features the Panama tread pattern. Additionally, there is a steel plate inside the sole which was designed keep the wearer safe from spikes and other traps.
Size 4 1/2 Regular
The dimensions given here is the shoe size stamped onto the sole of the boots. All measurements were taken in centimeters. Measurements are listed as “length by width by height” or “height by diameter” unless otherwise noted.
The Barbara H. Hagan School of Nursing: Historical Collection. (2018). "Military Jungle Boot - 1" [Photograph]. Retrieved from https://digitalcommons.molloy.edu/nur_hagan/785