Buzz Rickson Tanker Jacket Men's Reproduction US Army 2nd Tank Jacket BR15146 Olive Drab
This blanket lined cotton jacket in light-olive-drab color is made in Japan and produced by Buzz Rickson ( Buzz Ricksons Buzz Rickson's ) from Toyo Enterprises. The construction pattern of this jacket is a reproduction of the US Army WW2 Jacket, Combat, Winter Type 2nd-Model Tanker Jackets dated 1942 (Tank Jackets, Tankers Jackets). This jacket combines all those historical characteristics and details. The fabric of this jacket is made up of 2 layers. This jacket is constructed from a cotton-twill outer shell in light olive drab color with 26 Oz. blanket-wool lining. And this tank jacket features center-set front zip closure with storm flap located behind zipper closure, two-ply wool-knit collar and cuffs and waistband in olive drab color, bi-swing action back, slanted single welt slash pockets. The 1941 1st pattern jackets had patch pockets, this was revised to slash pockets (hand warmer) for the 1942 2nd pattern. This product is USA and EU standard size. As a guide, Tagged size 36 would fit better on a US/EU S/36. And this jacket is designed with a boxy fit with a square shape, roomy in width, and short in length offers a generous and relaxed silhouette. It has a relaxed fit around the torso, creating a comfortable and roomy feel, while the shorter length gives it a cropped appearance. It offering a extra room to allow for a variety of layers with light layers such as T-shirts to heavy layers such as hoodies or sweatshirts underneath this jacket. This jacket has the perfect blend of comfort, vintage military style, and practicality, just as intended in its classic design. This outerwear jacket is suitable for fall or winter. This military jacket is new original creations by Buzz Rickson from Toyo Enterprises.
Gender : Men.
Fit : This product is USA and EU standard size. As a guide, Tagged size 36 would fit better on a US/EU S/36. And this jacket is designed with a boxy fit with a square shape, roomy in width, and short in length offers a generous and relaxed silhouette. It has a relaxed fit around the torso, creating a comfortable and roomy feel, while the shorter length gives it a cropped appearance. It offering a extra room to allow for a variety of layers with light layers such as T-shirts to heavy layers such as hoodies or sweatshirts underneath this jacket. This jacket has the perfect blend of comfort, vintage military style, and practicality, just as intended in its classic design. Please also refer to the following actual measurement of the garment itself to choose the right size. Fits may vary by style or personal preference.
Our model wears a tagged size Japan S and is 175 cm/5'9″tall, 58 kg/127 lbs and 91cm/36" chest. He normally wears US/EU S/36.
・Tagged size S : would fit better on a US/EU S/36
・Tagged size M : would fit better on a US/EU M/38
・Tagged size L : would fit better on a US/EU L/40
・Tagged size XL : would fit better on a US/EU XL/42
・Tagged size XXL : would fit better on a US/EU XXL/44
The following provides approximate garment measurements. (Not body measurements)
Please compare actual garment measurements of our product to another you may own.
・Tagged size S__Width: 22.0"__Length: 22.8"__Sleeve: 31.9"(23.2")__Shoulder: 17.3"
・Tagged size M__Width: 23.2"__Length: 24.0"__Sleeve: 33.5"(24.4")__Shoulder: 18.1"
・Tagged size L__Width: 24.0"__Length: 24.8"__Sleeve: 34.6"(25.2")__Shoulder: 18.9"
・Tagged size XL__Width: 25.2"__Length: 25.2"__Sleeve: 35.0"(25.2")__Shoulder: 19.7"
・Tagged size XXL__Width: 26.4"__Length: 26.0"__Sleeve: 35.8"(25.6")__Shoulder: 20.5"
Width is half chest.
Lay the clothing flat and measure 3 cm under the armhole. Measure from side to side.
Sleeve is measured from center back of base of collar seam to the end of the cuff.
Sleeve length in parentheses is measured from top of the shoulder seam to end of cuff.
Made in Japan.
Brand-new, new condition with tags.
*All measurements are taken with the garment flat on the ground.
*Please understand that measurements may vary somewhat.
*Note that actual color may be slightly different from one in the photo.
Outer shell : Made of 100% cotton twill fabric. Nnon-stretch, high density, tightly woven, extremely durable fabric. It combines the toughness and the natural softness for comfort.
Lining : Inner lining in the body and sleeves is made of 100% Wool 26 Oz. blanket. This lining provides great warmth to the wearer. 26 oz blanket lined jacket stay warm but do not like bulky puffer jackets. Great for wearing mid-season or even in the winter with under layering.
Types of garment closure (Placket type) : The front closes with a zipper. Vintage-style brass CONMATIC zipper closure with wind flap protector (storm flap) located behind zipper closure. This design protects the wind from slipping through the front.
Cuff type : The two-ply wool knit rib cuffs with the narrow weave graduating into the wider weave at top.
Back of the jacket : Bi-swing back is a vertical pleat at either side of the back to allow for ease of movement and comfort.
Storage : Two external slanted single welt slash pockets lined with all-cotton twill.
Pattern Type : Plain, solid color, basic, simple, blank.
Label : Buzz Rickson MFG. Co. Cont. W-669-qm-16393 Dated March 3, 1942 Spec. P.Q.D. No. 26 Dated Feb. 10, 1941 with exceptions. Stock No. 55-J-110 Phila. Q. M. Depot
Sleeve Style : Set-in sleeves.
Sleeve Length : Long sleeves.
Model name : BR15146 Buzz Rickson Men's Casual Fashion Blanket Lined Cotton Jacket with Classical and Fashionable Forms of Military Clothing / Mens Military Winter Combat Jacket / Military Style Outerwear Winter Jacket for Men / Reissue Version of the iconic US tanker jackets / Lot No. BR15146 / Type TANK SLASH POCKET “BUZZ RICKSON CO.”
How to measure the clothing
Garment measurements ( Not body measurements )
How to measure the clothing
Body Width (Half Chest)
Lay the clothing flat and measure 3 cm under the armhole. Measure from side to side
Lay the clothing flat and measure from base of collar seam (excluding collar) down to the end of the hem
Lay the clothing flat and measure from center back of base of collar seam to the end of the cuff
Lay the clothing flat and measure shoulder seam to shoulder seam
Lay Jeans/Pants flat, face up and do not stretch or pull fabric.
Measure flat across the back waistband from one side to the other with the natural dip. Double the number to get actual waist size.
Measure from the crotch seam to the bottom of the leg on the inside seam.
If you are unsure of the size to order, we will assist you. Please contact us by e-mail ( firstname.lastname@example.org ) with the following information : Height, waist circumference measure, chest circumference measure, body weight, (and type of clothing to be worn beneath the jacket most of the time), as well as the type of fit you prefer : Trim, roomy or oversized.