Scarce Vietnam War US Military M1966 Jungle Boots Sz 7 1/2 1969 Dated, Spike Protective

Scarce Vietnam War US Military M1966 Jungle Boots Sz 7 1/2 1969 Dated, Spike Protective

Code: uac60000jbs


Product Description


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ARTIFACT: Scarce Vietnam War United States Military M1966 Jungle Boots size 7-1/2 and dated 1969. The boots feature an olive drab nylon upper half with black leather and steel grommets in the front lace area and a black leather bottom with screen vents to keep your feet cool and dry. They are Spike Protective and feature a panama tread. The spike protective advancements came after many soldiers complained of injuries received by punji stake traps, and therefore the boot was fitted with a steel plate.

VINTAGE: Circa Vietnam War, 1969.

SIZE: Approximately Size 7-1/2; Approximately Sole: 11-1/2" x 4"; 9-1/4" tall.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Nylon, leather, steel, rubber.

ATTACHMENT: Laces and steel grommets.


On Sole: "R. O. SEARCH", "7-1/2", 

Printed on tongues Hard to read, but: 

7 R ?? ?? 69 

ITEM NOTES: This is from a US Military collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VBJX15 LAAEX9/15

CONDITION: 7 (Very Fine): The Jungle Boots show minor to moderate wear, the soles and uppers are in remarkable condition.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.