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Old 08-28-2004, 12:02 PM   #1
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Here is one I have not had nor seen before; its an M1943 parade tunic for a General of the NKVD Frontier Troops. Same as the NKVD Troops Generals M1943, but with green piping.

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My digi cam sucks! bleaches out all photos.

Anyway, here is a better shot shoing the cuff, with the green piping. DD
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Old 08-28-2004, 04:46 PM   #2
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Thats a strange embrodiery pattern on the cuff, was that specific to NKVD Border gneral officers?
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Old 08-28-2004, 07:11 PM   #3
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cuffs

This type of cuff was used on the M1943 parade uniform of NKVD / NKGB and Border Troop Generals. Unique to the NKVD overall.

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Old 09-02-2004, 04:10 AM   #4
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Isn't this a M1945?

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Isn't this a M1945 parade tunic given it's double breasted, wave green?

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Old 09-02-2004, 08:32 AM   #5
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M1943/m1945

hello,

no, its actually an M1943. In 1943 NKVD (NKVD troops, NKGB, Frontier Troops) got a new parade uniform. Unlike the M1943 army generals (see seperate thread) uniforms that were grey with a single breast and cuff bars, the NKVD generals were issued a blue/green double breasted tunic with unique cuffs. When it came time for the army/airforce to get new parade uniforms in 1945 they copied the NKVD pattern, though with changed cuffs.

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Old 03-01-2006, 01:46 PM   #6
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Border Troops M1943/1945

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An especially nice group. Enjoy.

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Nice set Slava :thumbsup Here's one of his comrades.

NKVD legal, and one of my top-3 favorite sets in my collection.
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