Sample 1:

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Sample 2:


1966 version of print.  Also called:

  • “Sinai”
  • “Bloody Sunday
  • “Bloodcake”
  • “Banana”
  • “Desert”


Has similar square of white fabric on back of collar as 1963 sample.  This was likely for high visibility at night.  Used in Northern Ireland (“Bloody Sunday”) and Cyprus by Para Regiment.


Sample 3:

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Badged to sergeant in Para Depot.


Sample 4:


Last 1970’s print.  Actually dated 1967, has “Sinai” pattern (like on Samples 3 and 4) material on pocket flap inside.

Has “ghost” of British para jump wings on right shoulder.