I long ago learned to check the women's clothing racks at thrift stores when searching for vintage military uniforms at thrift stores. There are so many different kinds of women's clothing that mimics real military issue that something like a pair of vietnam jungle combat pants with its side tabs, various leg ties and it's OD color often ends up with the fashion stuff based on militaria.
I've wanted to start a thread about this for some time now and even took a couple of photos a few months ago. But while I procrastinated, the daugher of a forum member got an article published about this very same topic. Here's some excerpts - the full article with more photos is at http://pub.lucidpres...0/#iASHBhv6baof