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Old 12-04-16, 11:06 AM
seaeagle25 seaeagle25 is offline
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Hi there guys

What years did the SAAF wear nutria field dress? Is it still worn today?
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Old 14-04-16, 10:43 AM
milhistry milhistry is offline
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IIRC the first Army ones came out about 1971 but not in general wear until a few years later. The Soldier 2000 camouflage uniforms were issued from the earl/mid 1990s and eventually replaced the Nutria ones. As usual, it took a few a years for the changeover to complete. Maybe someone else may be able to give us some more accurate dates for the Air Force? Looking through a book I have on the SAAF Gymnasium Nutria was being worn in 1974.
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