VietnamGear.com
Click on thumbnail for full-size photo

M1955 Flak Vest 3rd pattern

The third version of the USMC M1955 body armor was made of nylon and had rifle guards on both shoulders. The vest had a ¾ collar made of six piles of ballistic nylon and contained 23 doron inserts in overlapping pockets below the shoulder area.1

1.Personnel Armor Handbook by LT R. A. Green, J. A. Parish (U.S. Naval Weapon Laboratory June 1971)

More Fragmentation Protective - Upper Torso

Related Gear on eBay

post-Vietnam Era US Army M69 Woodland Camouflage Fragmentation Vest - Size Med
$79.99
End Date: Saturday May-9-2020 12:40:27 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $79.99
Buy It Now | Add to watch list
US Body Armor Fragmentation Protective Vest X-Large
$59.99 (2 Bids)
End Date: Sunday Apr-12-2020 10:15:30 PDT
Bid now | Add to watch list
VIETNAM WAR Armor Body Fragmentation Protection (FOR THE GROIN)
$65.00 (0 Bids)
End Date: Sunday Apr-12-2020 14:56:09 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $90.00
Buy It Now | Bid now | Add to watch list
M1969 UK Fragmentation Vest Flak Jacket size SMALL HIGH CONDITION
$74.95
End Date: Thursday May-7-2020 19:41:38 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $74.95
Buy It Now | Add to watch list