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Rhodesian 1st Pattern Camouflage (1965 – 1966)

Sample 1:

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Jacket twill is similar to later issue and arid versions.

Jacket has same cut as arid version.

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Pattern shapes are different than shapes on arid season and later, standard version (arid and later have the same shapes):

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Sample 2:

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Pants twill is rougher, more rigid denim.  Possibly similar to denim battledress overall material.  Ink appears to be sitting on surface like paint, not soaked in; could be why these have a tendency to fade translucently.